James Patrick Caviezel is an American actor who is professionally known as Jim Caviezel. He is specifically famous for playing Jesus Christ in the 2004 Mel Gibson controversial movie, ‘The Passion of the Christ.
Quick Facts and Body Statistics:
- Full name: James Patrick Caviezel
- Date of birth: September 26, 1968
- Place of birth: Mount Vernon, Washington, United States
- Age: 54 years (As of 2022)
- Nationality: American
- Horoscope: Libra
- Occupation: Actor
- Height: 6”1’ (185 cm)
- Weight: 176lbs (80 kg)
- Instagram: @therealjimcaviezel
- Twitter: @JimmyCaviezel
Further details about Jim Caviezel
- On September 26, 1968, Jim Caviezel was born in Mount Vernon, Washington, to Margaret, ex-stage actress, and James Caviezel, a chiropractor.
- While growing up, his two main interests were sports and religion. He was athletically talented, could perform well on a basketball court, and dreamt of playing in the NBA. He was very young when he started going to Church regularly with his family.
- Jims chose to enroll himself at the University of Washington, Seattle, to get a drama and performing arts degree. Later on, he attended a professional acting program in Southern California.
- As he finished his education, Jim stepped into an acting career with plays, and then he appeared on the big screen for the very first time in 1991 in the film ‘My Own Private Idaho.’ As a professional actor, his big break came with ‘The Thin Red Line’ in 1998.
- He acted in films like Frequency (2000), Madison (2001), The Passion of the Christ (2004), Déjà vu (2006), Escape Plan, and Savannah (2013), and many others.
- Besides movies, he appeared in the successful television series Person of Interest from 2011-16. His other notable work includes working as a narrator in a few documentaries, and he has been working as a public speaker at various religious events since 2005.
- In 1996, Jim married an English teacher, Kerri Browitt, and the couple has adopted three Chinese children named Lyn Elizabeth Caviezel, Bo Caviezel, and David Caviezel.
FAQ about Jim Caviezel
Q: Why did Jim not pursue his profession as a footballer?
A: After finishing his schooling, Jims went to Bellevue College, where he got selected for the college basketball team. He got a foot injury while playing a basketball match, which put a full stop to Jim’s basketball career and his plans to play in the NBA.
Q: What is Jim Caviezel’s net worth?
A: The net worth of Jim Caviezel is $30 million as of February 2022. He has earned much wealth through his basketball and acting career. He has worked hard in his life.
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Q: What do you know about Jim’s family background?
A: Jim has a younger brother named Timothy and three sisters, namely Ann, Amy, and Erin. Jim came from a Catholic family. He is from an Irish, Swiss, and Slovak background.
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