Date of Birth : Apr 11th 1973
She made her first appearance in Law & Order in 1996, but she is best known as Stacey in the prime time hit Spin City. She can also be seen in I Still Know What You Did Last Summer playing the role of Nancy. One of her more recent successes was her role as Ruby in Spike Lee’s controversial Summer of Sam in 1999, which was set against the mid-Seventies backdrop of the Son of Sam murders. Esposito’s next film was Wes Craven Presents: Dracula 2000. She played the detective’s girlfriend “Ria” in the Academy Award-winning film Crash. Esposito was part of the cast for the now cancelled WB show Related in which she played Ginnie Sorelli. She also played a Lieutenant in the NYPD in the 2004 film Taxi. She recently played a love interest to Denis Leary’s character in the FX dramedy Rescue Me. She can currently be seen on television as Andrea in the ABC comedy, Samantha Who?.
On August 24, 2007 court papers were filed that set a final date of November 10 for the official termination of the couple’s marriage.
“Well, I’m Italian, but my family isn’t stereotypical. I mean, I only have one sister and we don’t yell or throw pasta at each other. My mother doesn’t even have a secret spaghetti sauce recipe.” -Jennifer Esposito, on her heritage.