By Mary Mrad For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 12:28 BST, 1 July 2019 | Updated: 12:32 BST, 1 July 2019
She is a multi-award-winning actress who recently put her career on hold.
And Love Child star Jessica Marais is making a return to Australian screens in Channel Nine's new crime series Halifax: Retribution.
The 34-year-old will be joined by acclaimed actor Anthony LaPaglia, 60, and a star-studded cast in the reboot of the television show.
Comeback! Jessica Marais, 43, (pictured) is making a return to Australian screens in Channel Nine's new crime series Halifax: Retribution, after taking a break from acting to focus on her health
The original Halifax f.p., which featured Packed to The Rafters's Rebecca Gibney, ended in 2002 after an eight-year run.
The network confirmed Rebecca will reprise her role as forensic psychiatrist Jane Halifax, who she portrayed for seven years.