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Jessica Capshaw

Biography

American actress who began playing Dr. Az Robbins on the tv screen series Grey’s Anatomy in ’09 2009. She gained an English level from Brown College or university. She became referred to as Jamie Stringer on ABC’s The Practice. Her mom is celebrity Kate Capshaw. Steven Spielberg became her stepfather after he wedded her mom. She’s four kids, Luke, Eve, Poppy and Josephine, with her spouse, Christopher Gavigan. She acted alongside Tom Luxury cruise within the 2002 Oscar-nominated film Minority Record.

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Full Name Jessica Capshaw
Date Of Birth August 9, 1976
Place Of Birth Columbia, MO
Height 1.65 m
Profession TV Actress
Education Brown University, Harvard-Westlake School, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Nationality American
Spouse Christopher Gavigan
Children Poppy James Gavigan, Eve Augusta Gavigan, Luke Hudson Gavigan, Josephine Kate Gavigan
Parents Kate Capshaw, Robert Capshaw
Siblings Sasha Spielberg, Destry Allyn Spielberg, Theo Spielberg, Sawyer Avery Spielberg, Mikaela George Spielberg, Max Spielberg
Movies The Locusts, The Love Letter, Valentine, The Mesmerist, Minority Report, View from the Top, The Groomsmen, Blind Trust, One Angry Juror, The Hero of Color City
TV Shows Into the West, The Practice, Odd Man Out, Grey's Anatomy
Star Sign Leo

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1She has English, German, and smaller amounts of Scottish, Belgian (Walloon), and French, ancestry.
2On the ABC series Grey's Anatomy (2005), she plays "Dr. Arizona Robbins", the new pediatric surgeon at Seattle Grace Hospital. [February 2009]
3Set to guest star on the Fox TV series, Bones (2005), as David Boreanaz's "Seely Booths"'s ex-girlfriend, "Rebecca", the mother of his son "Parker" and the woman who refused to marry him. [August 2006]
4Best friends with Sasha Alexander. They are godmother of each other's child.
5Gave birth to her 3rd child at age 35, daughter Poppy James Gavigan, on June 20, 2012. Child's father is her husband, Christopher Gavigan.
6Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 34, daughter Eve Augusta Gavigan, on October 20, 2010. Child's father is her husband, Christopher Gavigan.
7Gave birth to her 1st child at age 31, son Luke Hudson Gavigan, on September 8, 2007. Child's father is her husband, Christopher Gavigan.
8Her husband, Christopher Gavigan, is an entrepreneur. He is the former CEO of "Healthy Child, Healthy World". He is also co-founder, with Jessica Alba, of "The Honest Company".
9Graduated from Harvard-Westlake School in 1994.
10Attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (RADA) in London
11Graduated from Brown University with a degree in English (1998)
12Daughter of Kate Capshaw and Bob Capshaw.
13Older stepsister of Max Spielberg.
14Has 3 younger half-sisters, Sasha Spielberg, Mikaela Spielberg & Destry Spielberg, and 2 younger half-brothers, Theo Spielberg & Sawyer Spielberg.
15Stepdaughter of Steven Spielberg.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Grey's Anatomy2009-2017TV SeriesDr. Arizona Robbins
The Hero of Color City2014Duck (voice)
One Angry Juror2010TV MovieSarah Walsh
Head Case2009TV Series
Untitled David Kohan/Max Mutchnick TV Project2007TV MovieMelanie
Blind Trust2007TV MovieCassie Stewart
The L Word2007TV SeriesNadia Karella
Bones2006TV SeriesRebecca Stinson
The Groomsmen2006Jen
Thick and Thin2006TV SeriesMary
Into the West2005TV Mini-SeriesRachel Wheeler
The Practice2002-2004TV SeriesJamie Stringer
View from the Top2003Royalty International Flight Attendant (uncredited)
Romeo Fire2002TV Movie
Minority Report2002Evanna
The Mesmerist2002Daisy Valdemar
Valentine2001Dorothy Wheeler
The Back Page2001TV Movie
Big Time2000ShortClaire
Killing Cinderella2000Beth
Odd Man Out1999-2000TV SeriesJordan
The Love Letter1999Kelly
ER1999TV SeriesSally McKenna
Denial1998/IIMarcia
The Locusts1997Patsy

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Grey's Anatomy2009-2011TV Series performer - 2 episodes

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Schindler's List1993intern: United States

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entertainment Tonight2009-2016TV SeriesHerself
The 42nd Annual People's Choice Awards2016TV MovieHerself
Rachael Ray2014TV SeriesHerself - Grey's Anatomy
Live with Kelly and Michael2011-2014TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHerself
The Chew2013TV SeriesHerself
Good Morning America2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2004-2011TV SeriesHerself
The Talk2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2004-2010TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
The Martin Short Show1999TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gomorron2002TV SeriesHerself

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