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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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1 She has English, German, and smaller amounts of Scottish, Belgian (Walloon), and French, ancestry.
2 On the ABC series Grey's Anatomy (2005), she plays "Dr. Arizona Robbins", the new pediatric surgeon at Seattle Grace Hospital. [February 2009]
3 Set 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]
4 Best friends with Sasha Alexander. They are godmother of each other's child.
5 Gave birth to her 3rd child at age 35, daughter Poppy James Gavigan, on June 20, 2012. Child's father is her husband, Christopher Gavigan.
6 Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 34, daughter Eve Augusta Gavigan, on October 20, 2010. Child's father is her husband, Christopher Gavigan.
7 Gave birth to her 1st child at age 31, son Luke Hudson Gavigan, on September 8, 2007. Child's father is her husband, Christopher Gavigan.
8 Her 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".
9 Graduated from Harvard-Westlake School in 1994.
10 Attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (RADA) in London
11 Graduated from Brown University with a degree in English (1998)
12 Daughter of Kate Capshaw and Bob Capshaw.
13 Older stepsister of Max Spielberg.
14 Has 3 younger half-sisters, Sasha Spielberg, Mikaela Spielberg & Destry Spielberg, and 2 younger half-brothers, Theo Spielberg & Sawyer Spielberg.
15 Stepdaughter of Steven Spielberg.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Grey's Anatomy 2009-2017 TV Series Dr. Arizona Robbins
The Hero of Color City 2014 Duck (voice)
One Angry Juror 2010 TV Movie Sarah Walsh
Head Case 2009 TV Series
Untitled David Kohan/Max Mutchnick TV Project 2007 TV Movie Melanie
Blind Trust 2007 TV Movie Cassie Stewart
The L Word 2007 TV Series Nadia Karella
Bones 2006 TV Series Rebecca Stinson
The Groomsmen 2006 Jen
Thick and Thin 2006 TV Series Mary
Into the West 2005 TV Mini-Series Rachel Wheeler
The Practice 2002-2004 TV Series Jamie Stringer
View from the Top 2003 Royalty International Flight Attendant (uncredited)
Romeo Fire 2002 TV Movie
Minority Report 2002 Evanna
The Mesmerist 2002 Daisy Valdemar
Valentine 2001 Dorothy Wheeler
The Back Page 2001 TV Movie
Big Time 2000 Short Claire
Killing Cinderella 2000 Beth
Odd Man Out 1999-2000 TV Series Jordan
The Love Letter 1999 Kelly
ER 1999 TV Series Sally McKenna
Denial 1998/II Marcia
The Locusts 1997 Patsy

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Grey's Anatomy 2009-2011 TV Series performer - 2 episodes

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Schindler's List 1993 intern: United States

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entertainment Tonight 2009-2016 TV Series Herself
The 42nd Annual People's Choice Awards 2016 TV Movie Herself
Rachael Ray 2014 TV Series Herself - Grey's Anatomy
Live with Kelly and Michael 2011-2014 TV Series Herself / Herself - Guest
The Queen Latifah Show 2014 TV Series Herself
The Chew 2013 TV Series Herself
Good Morning America 2011 TV Series Herself - Guest
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2004-2011 TV Series Herself
The Talk 2011 TV Series Herself - Guest
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2004-2010 TV Series Herself / Herself - Guest
The Martin Short Show 1999 TV Series Herself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gomorron 2002 TV Series Herself

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