Jessica Brown Findlay is an English actress born on September 14th, 1989. She was born in Berkshire. She was the child of Beverley and Christopher-Brown Findlay. Her father is a financial adviser, and her mother is a teacher’s assistant. She joined in the Furze Platt Senior School in Maidenhead, Berkshire. She got trained in ballet dancing with the National Youth Ballet and Associates of Royal Ballet. Due to her ballet skill, she was invited to dance with Kirov, the resident classical ballet company in Russia at the Royal Opera House at the age of fifteen.

After her senior school completion, she got admissions into various ballet schools, but she chose to get into Arts Educational School because it provides A-level courses in ballet. During her final year of the course, she underwent three operations on her ankles. Unfortunately, the last operation did not go well, and it ended her dancing career. She always had a backup plan of pursuing a career in acting if her dancing fails one day. Though she did not have the courage to express her acting talent, having no choice, she was forced to show her skills.

She switched over to Fine Arts course at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design. She first got her chance in the short film Man on a Motorcycle. Her first lead role came in 2011 with Albatross. She got nominated for the Most Promising Newcomer at the British Independent Film Awards and also Evening Standard British Film Awards. At the same time, she played in the television series Misfits and Downtown Abbey.

In 2012, she acted in the miniseries Labyrinth. In 2012, she got a chance to join the crew of Winter’s Tale and the movie got released in 2014. She was the leading lady to act in the premiere Alice in Wonderland, but at the nick of the time, she was replaced. In 2014, she had two films in her kitty- Lullaby and The Riot Club. In 2015, she had the flick, Victor Frankenstein. In 2015, Findlay made her debut in theatre at Almeida Theatre, London for The Oresteia. She was also on the sets of the television series The Outcast. Currently, she is working on the project of This Beautiful Fantastic.

Jenny O Hara English Actress

Jenny O Hara

Jenny O’ Hara is an American thespian and actress. Jenny was born on 24 February 1942 in the city of Sonora, California State. Her father’s name is John B. O’Hara, and he worked as a salesman while Jenny’s mother, Edith, was a journalist and drama teacher. Edith established 13th Street Repertory Company in NYC. Jenny’s given name is Patricia Joanne O’Hara. Jenny has two siblings: Jill O’Hara (sister) who is a famous singer/actress and Jack O’ Hara (brother) who is a singer/guitarist. Jenny took admission at Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh. Later, she shifted to New York to take up an acting course under the guidance of Lee Strasberg. Jenny used to participate in stage acts in the early 60s. Jenny featured in a play called Dylan, which also starred Sir Alec Guinness. Jenny succeeded Jill in the Broadway musical Promises, Promises. After Jenny had gained a handful of experience in acting, she got roles in various English language television serials. Her TV ventures include Brinks: The Great Robbery, Blind Ambition, Blinded by the Light, and The Return of the World’s Greatest Detective. Jenny’s debut film was The Last Married Couple in America in the year 1980. After ten years, Jenny starred in Career Opportunities where she played the role of Dotty Dodge. In the movie, Jenny’s character Dotty is the mother of Jim, who is a lazy person. This movie received lukewarm reviews and earned $11 million in the United States of America. In 2003, Jenny was a part of Mystic River. She collaborated with Sean Penn, Clint Eastwood, and Laurence Fishburne for the project. In the thriller flick, O’Hara portrayed the role of Esther Harris. Mystic River got six Academy Awards nomination out of which Sean Penn and Tim Robbin won Oscars for Best Actor & Best Supporting Actor respectively at the 2004 ceremony. Mystic River earned $150 million dollars at the Box-Office. Later, people saw Jenny in Nicholas Cage’s Matchstick Men. This motion picture got positive feedback from the audience and reviewers alike. But Matchstick Men was a commercial failure as it barely recovered its budget of 60 million dollars. Jenny’s filmography comprises of “Right at Your Door,” “The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey,” “Devil,” “Sassy Pants,” “As High as the Sky,” and others. Recently, Jenny turned up for an episode of American Housewife in the year 2017. After divorcing August Dorr Watkins, Jenny married Nick Ullett and gave birth to two daughters.

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Jessica Capshaw

Jessica Capshaw is an American actress born on August 9th, 1976 in Columbia, Missouri. She is the daughter of Robert Capshaw and Kate Capshaw. Her father is a sales manager, business executive, and school principal while her mother is an actress and a producer. She enrolled herself in the Harvard-Westlake School in 1994 and then graduated from Brown University in 1998 with an English degree. She then moved to London and enrolled in the acting classes at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). Her parents divorced when she was fifteen years old and her mother married director Steven Spielberg thus Jessica became his step-daughter. She started her career by doing smaller roles in movies like The Locusts, Denial, Love Letter before making into the lead roles in the 2001 film Valentine. She made her first TV series debut in ER by appearing in a single episode. She got promoted to the main cast for the 1999 series Odd Man Out. She starred in the TV film The Back Page. In the meantime, she had opportunities in the Hollywood movies like Minority Report, Blind trust, View from Top, the Groomsmen. Then she got into a dream role on the hit series Grey’s Anatomy. Initially, she was roped in the crew to play the minor role of a paediatric surgeon. But seeing her incredible performance, she was given extension and started as a regular for the series from the next season. In 2004, Jessica married Christopher Gavigan. The couple has three children and is currently expecting the fourth addition to the family. 

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Jessica Capshaw English Actress