Spouse Matthew Spitzer
Role Film actress
|Name Jordana Spiro|
Years active 1995–present
|Full Name Jordana Ariel Spiro|
Born April 12, 1977 (age 38) (1977-04-12) Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Education Circle in the Square Theatre School, Riverdale Country School, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Movies and TV shows The Mob Doctor, My Boys, Trespass, The Goods: Live Hard - Sell Hard, Love Bites
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Jordana Spiro Returns to TV As 'The Mob Doctor'
Jordana Ariel Spiro (born November 12, 1977) is an American film and television actress. She is known for starring in the TBS comedy series My Boys as P.J. Franklin.
- Jordana Spiro Returns to TV As The Mob Doctor
- Jordana spiro on hangin with the boys
- Early life and education
- Personal life
Jordana spiro on hangin with the boys
Early life and education
Spiro was born and raised in New York City. She was raised Jewish. Spiro has a brother and three sisters. Spiro studied at the Circle in the Square Theatre school and briefly attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. In fall 2009, she began the MFA Program in Filmmaking at Columbia University. Spiro currently splits her time between Los Angeles and New York.
Spiro's first film role was as Catherine Reece in the 1999 film, From Dusk Till Dawn 3: The Hangman's Daughter, a direct-to-DVD prequel to the 1996 film From Dusk till Dawn.
Spiro starred in the TBS original comedy series My Boys. She played the role of P.J., a twenty-something “guy's girl”, and sports reporter who tries to find romance within her world that is dominated by male friends. The series wrapped its fourth and final season on TBS in 2010.
Spiro also appeared in the 2009 comedy The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard alongside Jeremy Piven, Ed Helms and Rob Riggle, and produced by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay. The Goods was directed by Neal Brennan.
Additional credits include The Year of Getting to Know Us which premiered at the 2008 Sundance film festival, IFC's Alone with Her, as well as guest appearances on Cold Case, Out of Practice, and CSI: NY.
Spiro was scheduled to star in the planned 2010–11 television series Love Bites, but fell out of the role in June 2010 due to other contractual obligations. Spiro was most recently cast alongside Nicolas Cage and Nicole Kidman in the thriller, Trespass. She was a guest star on the Showtime 2011 season of Dexter. For the 2012–13 season, she had the lead role in the Fox-TV medical/crime drama The Mob Doctor.
She is married to Matthew Spitzer, and in May 2014 it was announced she was expecting their first child.