Played basketball in high school and college, but an injury ended his sports career.
Landed his first film role in 1991's My Private Idaho by claiming he was an Italian immigrant.
Turned down an invitation to study at Juilliard when he was given a role in Wyatt Earp (1994).
Was struck by lightning during the filming of Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ (2004).
Met his wife on a blind date.
Adopted two of his children as they were battling brain tumors.
Has often spoken publicly about his devout Catholic faith.
David Caviezel — Son
Erin — Sister
Maggie Caviezel — Mother
Bo Caviezel — Son
Tim Caviezel — Brother
James Caviezel — Father
Amy — Sister
Ann — Sister
Lyn Elizabeth Caviezel — Daughter
Kerri Browitt — Wife
Attended Bellevue Community College, Bellevue, Washington, United States; attended University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States; attended University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States