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Jim Caviezel

James Patrick Caviezel was born on September 26, 1968 in Mount Vernon, Washington. He was one of five children born to Margaret (Lavery), a former stage actress, and James Caviezel, a chiropractor. The Caviezels are a closely knit Catholic family. He is of Irish (mother) and Swiss and Slovak-Romansh (father) descent; the surname, "Caviezel", is ... See full bio »

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Person of Interest
Person of Interest John Reese
The Thin Red Line
The Thin Red Line Pvt. Witt
The Count of Monte Cristo


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 2013 Savannah
Ward Allen
 2012 Living in the Age of Surveillance (Video short)
 2012/I Transit
 2009 The Prisoner (TV Mini-Series)
6 / Michael
- Episode 6: Checkmate (2009) ... 6 / Michael
- Episode 5: Schizoid (2009) ... 6 / Michael
- Episode 4: Darling (2009) ... 6 / Michael
- Episode 3: Anvil (2009) ... 6 / Michael
- Episode 2: Harmony (2009) ... 6 / Michael
 2008 Long Weekend
 2008 Outlander
 2003 I Am David
 2001 Madison
Jim McCormick
 1999/I Ride with the Devil
Black John (as James Caviezel)
 1997 G.I. Jane
 1996 The Rock
Rear F-18 Pilot (as James Caviezel)
 1996 Ed
Dizzy Anderson
 1995 Children of the Dust (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... Dexter
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... Dexter
 1995 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Darryl Harding
- Film Flam (1995) ... Darryl Harding (as James Caviezel)
 1995 77 Sunset Strip (TV Movie)
 1994 Blue Chips
Basketball Player (uncredited)
 1992 The Wonder Years (TV Series)
Bobby Riddle
- Hero (1992) ... Bobby Riddle (as James Caviezel)
 1991 My Own Private Idaho
Airline Clerk
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Other Works:

Narrated the Candlelight Procession at Epcot Center, Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, on Christmas Eve, 2005. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 7 Interviews | 8 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

James Caviezel


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Personal Quote:

To prepare for this role, I went into my backyard swimming pool and practiced walking on water. - Talking about The Passion of the Christ (2004) on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) (2004). See more »


If you watch the Person of Interest blooper reel for season one, you'll see that Jim does an excellent Christopher Walken impersonation. See more »


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