In her personal life, Ms. Kessell is married to Gregor Jordan, who is a well-known Australian director. They are the parents of a son, named Jack. They currently live in Los Angeles.
Kessel’s character is named Alicia Washington, and she is billed as Commander Taylor (Stephen Lang)’s second in command in the Terra Nova colony. Washington’s character is apparently a major one, so she will figure largely in several episodes of the show. She is listed on the show’s