Jim Caviezel bio, Career, Early life, Personal life, Net worth, Facts
Who is Jim Caviezel?
Jim Caviezel is an American actor best known for his acting as Jesus Christ in 2004 movie The Passion of Christ. His other outstanding works include Bobby Jones in Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius, Detective Sullivan in Frequency, Edmond Dantes in Count of Monte Cristo, Catch in Agel Eyes, Caroll. Oerstadt in Dejà Vu and Private Sullivan in The Thin Red.rstadt in Déjà vu and Private Sullivan in The Thin Red Line. He can currently be seen in the CBS drama series Person of Interest, which has been aired since September 2011. Jim has been active in the entertainment world since 189.
In the Early Life of Jim Caviezel
James Caviezel, a chiropractor, was born as James Patrick Caviezel on 26 September 1968 at Mount Vernon, Washington, the USA from parents Margaret, who is a former stage actress. He has four siblings, three sisters named Ann, Amy and Erin, and a younger brother called Timothy. He was brought up in the Catholic faith. He has American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity as his father is of Slovak and Swiss descent and his mother is of Irish descent. His father encouraged him to be active in sports as his father also used to play basketball. Jim attended Mount Vernon High School and later, when his family moved to Seattle, he attended O'Dea High School, a Catholic high school where he was transferred to John F. Kennedy Memorial High School again. He played basketball throughout his school life and graduated in 1987. He then joined Bellevue College where he continued to play basketball. His second year, he got a foot injury that put an end to his dreams of being in the NBA. He joined the University of Washington after graduating from college where he studied acting and focused his career on it.
In the Career of Jim Caviezel
Fig: Jim Caviezel in The Passion of Christ
Talking about the career march in his life, he started playing in the plays in Seattle. He made his film debut as an airline clerk since 1991 from the movie My Own Private Idaho. He subsequently took the role as Bobby Riddle in the episode "Hero" in the television series called The Wonder Years. He then began to appear in several of the movies. He has appeared in movies such as Diggstown, Wyatt Earp, The Rock, Frequency, Madison, The Count of Monte Cristo, Highwayman, The Passion of Christ, Unknown, Outlander, Transit, Savannah, etc. His recent movie is When the Game Stands Tall in 2014 as Bob Ladouceur. Jim was hit by the lightning while playing in Christ's Passion movie because of which he had suffered from pneumonia and hypothermia. He claimed in an interview that he was blacklisted in Hollywood. It might also be true. The overt Christians and conservatives are blacklisted in Hollywood. Although he was in the Hollywood blacklist, he is one of the actors dedicated to his profession.
How much is the net worth of Jim Caviezel?
Fig: Jim Caviezel during a program
The net worth of Jim Caviezel is currently $25 million. There's a long queue following Jim's fan. His biography, pictures, videos, and articles on him can be found on various websites including Wikipedia, IMDb. The film Passion of Christ was his most noticed work, popular in the world and widely watched. He was also awarded the Movie Guild Grace Award for the performance in the film. Caviezel donated $2,100 to the U.S. re-election campaign in 2006. Senator Santorum Rick. Caviezel was featured with Patricia Heaton, Kurt Warner, and Mike Sweeney in an advertisement against Missouri Constitutional Amendment 2, which allowed any form of embryonic stem cell research and Missouri therapy that is otherwise legal under federal law.
In the Personal Life of Jim Caviezel
Fig: Jim Caviezel with his wife Kerri Browitt
Talking about Jim's personal life, he married to a woman whom he met on a blind date. His wife's name is Kerri Browitt, an English teacher and flutist. They got married on July 20, 1996. Three Chinese children have been adopted. With his wife and three children, he is living a happy life. Jim is a devoted Christian. After the release of the movie Passion of Christ where he talks about his faith, he was the featured speaker in many of the religious public speaking venues.
Facts of Jim Caviezel
While filming a scene for ' The Passion of Christ, ' an actor accidentally whipped Jim twice after missing the boarding that protected his back.
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