Jessica Ashworth is a British actress and television writer. She attended the Angels Theatre School in Godalming, Surrey. Her theatrical agency is Wings Agency. She portrayed Doctor Who companion Sarah Jane Smith as a child. Ashworth has a recurring role in British sit-com Genie in the House. She also appears as Lucy Lefroy in the film Becoming Jane. Her writing credits include an episode of Fresh Meat and multiple episodes of children's show Dixi.