"Stephanie" (Jodie Sweetin) was seen on Full House from 1987 to 1995. She is the sister of "D.J. Tanner" (Candace Cameron Bure) and "Michelle Tanner" (Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen) and thus one of the main characters of the sitcom. "Stephanie" is extremely curious and loves to spy on her older sister "D.J." throughout the series.
In her youth, "Stephanie" often hangs out at parties and comes into contact with addictive substances such as alcohol and cigarettes. Jodie Sweetin became famous for her role as a child star at a very young age.
Full House - "Stephanie": Hard Times For Jodie Sweetin
The role of "Stephanie" in Full House is the actress' most famous role to this day. Jodie Sweetin (40) appeared in only a few productions after her time on the sitcom. In 1996 she had a guest appearance in the series Brotherly Love and in 2003 in Yes, Dear.
Her time after Full House wasn't easy. The actress became addicted to alcohol in her youth and developed a drug addiction over time. In 2009, the 40-year-old published her book Unsweetined, in which she openly discusses her drug addiction.
After her own admission into rehab, Jodie Sweetin worked in a rehab clinic in Los Angeles. She wants to stand by other addicts and help them on their journey to recovery.
Full House - "Stephanie" can also be seen in Fuller House
The Full House "Stephanie" actress speaks openly about her time in rehab and reveals that she has been sober since 2008. In 2016 she slipped back into her prime role in the cult series revival Fuller House.
Jodie Sweetin wasn't the only one returning for the series comeback. In the continuation of the series, she meets old friends like Full House - "Kimmy" and Full House - "Steve".
Jodie Sweetin was with us until the end of Fuller House in 2020. "Stephanie" finds happiness in the series as a mother of two. Jodie Sweetin was also a participant in the TV show Dancing with the Stars in 2016, in which she finished sixth place.
Full House - "Stephanie" Today
In addition to her role in Full and Fuller House, Jodie Sweetin has appeared in various American television films in recent years - for example in 2018 in My Perfect Romance and in 2019 in Merry & Bright.
The "Stephanie" actress has already been married three times and has two daughters: Zoie and Beatrix. Most recently, Jodie Sweetin got engaged to Mescal Wasilewski in January 2022. The actress now lives in Los Alamitos, California.