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Jamie-Lynn Sigler Biography

Birth Place:
Jericho, New York, United States
Profession
Actor, singer

Fast Facts

  • Began singing and acting at the age of 7, landing roles in regional stage productions of Annie, The Wizard of Oz, The Sound of Music and The Wiz
  • Almost lost her Meadow Soprano role in the first season of The Sopranos because producers were concerned about her extreme weight loss
  • She later became a spokesperson for the National Eating Disorders Association
  • Released a pop album, Here to Heaven, in 2001
  • Published a memoir, Wise Girl: What I've Learned About Life, Love and Loss, in 2002
  • Appeared in Mariah Carey's video for "Through the Rain
  • " Made her Broadway debut in 2002, starring as Belle in Beauty and the Beast
  • Her Greek-Jewish heritage lent additional perspective when she narrated In the Shadow of the Acropolis, an award-winning educational documentary focusing on the culture of Greek Jews during World War II

Awards

  • 2007Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: winner
  • 2006Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2004Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2002Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2001Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2000Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 1999Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: winner

Relationships

  • Adam Sigler -- Brother
  • Brian Sigler -- Brother
  • A.J. DiScala -- Ex-husband
  • Scott Sartiano -- Ex-significant Other
  • Steve Sigler -- Father
  • Cutter Dykstra -- Husband
  • Connie Sigler -- Mother
  • Beau Kyle Dykstra -- Son
  • Jack Adam Dykstra -- Son