leslie hope gi Meet Leslie Hope: From 'The River' to a 'Mindfield' best actress nomIn ABC’s “The River,” Leslie Hope plays a wife searching the Amazon for her missing husband.

In the short film “Mindfield,” she plays a wife and mother struggling to hold it all together after 17 years in a less-than-ideal marriage.

Now Hope is up for Best Actress honors at the Madrid International Film Festival for her role in “Mindfield,” vying against actresses in full-length features. She stars opposite Grant Show in the taut film about a crumbling marriage. See the trailer below.

Before “The River,” Hope played Jack Bauer’s (Kiefer Sutherland’s) wife
on the first season of “24” and appeared as Kristina Frye on CBS’ “The