Jessica Capshaw

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  • Birth Name: Jessica Capshaw
  • Birth Place: Columbia, MO
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/09/1976, Virgo
  • Profession: Actor
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Jessica Capshaw Fast Facts:
  • Studied acting in New York while in college and at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London after college.
  • Was a production intern on stepfather Steven Spielberg's 1993 classic Schindler's List, and had a small role in his 2002 sci-fi thriller Minority Report
  • Spielberg, though, once told People magazine that it is "important that she goes through the entire ordeal of suffering for a part."
  • Made her TV debut  in the 1996-97 ABC police drama High Incident (Spielberg was a cocreator) and her feature-film debut in the 1997 drama The Locusts (her mother, Kate Capshaw, was a costar).
  • First appeared as a regular on the 1999-2000 ABC sitcom Odd Man Out.
  • Was a regular on The Practice (2002-04), and played a lover of Bette (Jennifer Beals) in 2007 on The L Word.
  • Began a stint as pediatrician Arizona Robbins on Grey's Anatomy in 2009.
  • Jessica Capshaw Relationships:
  • Destry Spielberg - Half Sister
  • Theo Spielberg - Half Brother
  • Christopher Gavigan - Husband
  • Sasha Spielberg - Half Sister
  • Kate Capshaw - Mother
  • Luke Gavigan - Son
  • Sawyer Spielberg - Half Brother
  • Mikaela Spielberg - Half Sister
  • Max Spielberg - Stepbrother
  • Poppy James Gavigan - Daughter
  • Robert Capshaw - Father
  • Steven Spielberg - Stepfather
  • Eve Augusta Gavigan - Daughter
  • College:
  • Brown University, Providence, RI (BA in English, 1998)

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