Ann Gillespie is an American priest and former actor. Gillespie portrays Jackie Taylor on Beverly Hills, 90210. She is currently retired from acting and works as a priest.[1].

Career Edit

Gillespie turned in a memorable performance as Kelly's mother Jackie Taylor on Beverly Hills, 90210, spanning the show's 10-year run. Gillespie presently has 12 years experience as a yoga instructor and served as minister with Christ Church in Alexandria, VA, from 2007[2] to February 2018[3].

Private life Edit

Gillespie is married to Jeff Allin, with whom she has a son, Spencer, and a daughter. Gillespie's father, David, is a retired priest[4] Gillespie was pregnant with her daughter while her character had a pregnancy storyline on the show[1]


  • Ann Gillespie was disheartened that 90210 did not provide Jackie Taylor with a continuance down a road of redemption[5].

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