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Jessica Capshaw

Jessica Capshaw was born in Columbia, Missouri, the daughter of actress Kate Capshaw (née Kathleen Sue Nail) and salesman Robert Capshaw. Her parents were both students at the University of Missouri. The family moved to New York to pursue Kate's modeling career. Her parents divorced when she was three and Jessica got drawn into her mother's new ... See full bio »
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 2014 The Hero of Color City
Duck (voice)
 2010 One Angry Juror (TV Movie)
Sarah Walsh
 2009 Head Case (TV Series)
- Tying the Not (2009)
 2007 Blind Trust (TV Movie)
Cassie Stewart
 2007 The L Word (TV Series)
Nadia Karella
- Layup (2007) ... Nadia Karella
- Lassoed (2007) ... Nadia Karella
 2006 Thick and Thin (TV Series)
 2005 Into the West (TV Mini-Series)
Rachel Wheeler
- Manifest Destiny (2005) ... Rachel Wheeler
 2003 View from the Top
Royalty International Flight Attendant (uncredited)
 2002 Romeo Fire (TV Movie)
 2002 The Mesmerist
Daisy Valdemar
 2001 The Back Page (TV Movie)
 2000 Big Time (Short)
 2000 Killing Cinderella
 1999-2000 Odd Man Out (TV Series)
- My Life as a Dog (2000) ... Jordan
- What About Bob? (1999) ... Jordan
- Little Women (1999) ... Jordan
- Punch Line (1999) ... Jordan
- Great Expectations (1999) ... Jordan
 1999 The Love Letter
 1999 ER (TV Series)
Sally McKenna
- Rites of Spring (1999) ... Sally McKenna
 1998/II Denial
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Other Works:

: Played "Erica Gerson" in "Suburbia", a play by Eric Bogosian (Second Stage Theatre, New York City, New York, USA).

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2 Interviews | 5 Articles | See more »


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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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. See more »

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