Jennifer Esposito Biography
Jennifer Esposito is an American actress and author, best known for her roles in the feature films Crash, Summer of Sam, Don’t Say a Word, Taxi and Welcome to Colinwood.
She has also appeared in several television series, most notably The Looney Tunes Show, Spin City, Related, Samantha Who?, Blue Bloods and Mistress.
Esposito played Special Agent Alexandra Quinn in the CBS series NCIS from 2016 to 2017.
Jennifer Esposito Age
Esposito was born on 11 April 1973 in New York City, New York, US. She is 46 years old as of 2019.
jennifer esposito parents
Esposito’s parents are Phyllis and Robert Esposito. His mother is an interior decorator while his father is a music producer. Jennifer is of Italian descent.
jennifer esposito husband
Esposito has been married and divorced twice. She was first married to American actor Bradley Cooper. The couple married on December 30, 2006, but they filed for divorce in May 2007, five months after their marriage. Their divorce was finalized in November that year.
Later in May 2014, Esposito made his engagement to British model Louis Dowler public. The couple got married on 16 November 2014 in New York City. However, in March 2016, it was reported that Jennifer had filed for divorce from Louis.
She was also engaged to Australian tennis player Mark Philippoussis but the couple parted ways in August 2010.
Jennifer Esposito Career
Esposito’s first television role was in 1996 when she appeared in Law & Order. She later appeared in Spin City for two seasons. In 1999, Esposito had a notable role as “Ruby” in Spike Lee’s Summer of Sam.
Some of the films she has appeared in since then include Dracula 2000, Taxi, The Master of Disguise, Crash, Dinner for Five and she was also a regular cast member on Related and Samantha Who.
In 2010, she joined the cast of the CBS drama Blue Bloods, where she played Detective Jackie Curatola. During the third season, Esposito collapsed on set and was diagnosed with celiac disease. Following her diagnosis, the producers of Blue Bloods chose to write her character out of the series in 2012 because her condition would limit her availability to work on the series.
Esposito joined the cast of the NBC series Taxi Brooklyn in 2014. Later in April 2014, her first book, Jennifer’s Way, was published. This book is a detailed look at her struggles before and after her diagnosis of celiac disease. Jennifer Way made The New York Times Best Sellers list on July 6, 2014.
In 2016 it was announced that Esposito would join the cast of NCIS as Special Agent Alexandra “Alex” Quinn. She was the cast of The Boys in 2019.
Jennifer Esposito NCIS
In NCIS, Esposito plays Special Agent Alexandra Quinn. Quinn was previously associated with the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC). He also served as a member of the core NCIS Major Case Response Team for a year. She resigned from the team in 2017 to take care of her mother, who had developed Alzheimer’s.
jennifer esposito net worth
Esposito has an estimated net worth of around $4 million.