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Birth name: Jorja-An Fox
July 7, 1968
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Where she grew up: Florida
Where she lives now:Studio City, Los Angeles
Nickname: "Horha" (Her name pronounced in Spanish - What she's called by friend Emily Proctor)
Height: 5 feet, 9 inches tall
  • Dog (Ali) (Deceased)
  • 2 cats (Rumpelstiltskin and Sid Poitier) (Deceased)
  • Mark (father)
  • Marylin (mother, deceased)
  • Jeff (older brother)
Attended: Hoover Junior High,
Did not attend college. Began her acting career in April 1989. Has not commented on her sexuality but a lot of people think she's bi.

This is an even better picture of Sarah!!!

Memorable Quotes (on/off the set):
  • "'Where I grew up, I wasn’t even close to being cool. My family lived in the smallest, most rural town in Florida, called Melbourne Beach, and it was an outdoors-y community where beauty was all about being tanned and blonde. But I was chubby, awkward and fair-skinned with dark hair - and a 10p-sized gap between my teeth. [...]
  • My mom was a big champion for me when I was growing up. She was very classic and reserved and manners mattered most to her. So we didn’t speak much about physical beauty – it wasn’t so important. She was very, very poor and homeless during the Depression – she was 40 years older than me – so having chubby kids was the greatest thing in the world to her. That’s why she had three fridges!"
  • "My life changed when, ironically, I won a modelling contest at the local shopping plaza. I was the most surprised at my win. I was laughed at when my picture appeared in the paper. At school the next day the other kids were asking, ‘what kind of contest was that, surely there’s a mistake?’"
- Jorja Fox, Woman Magazine UK 2007

On Her Name:
  • My parents are from Montréal. (It's common in French) the j was a twist on it. I'm a child of the '70s. It's my given name ... until I was about 10 everybody tried to tell me how to spell it.

On her future:
  • Theater is one of my loves, so I'm open for that after 11½ years of working in prime-time TV, for 'ER,' 'The West Wing,' and 'CSI.' I've never been to college, and I think about that. But I kept putting it off, and I am also thinking about having a child, and that's really important. Also, I want to do a lot of traveling and surfing - two of my hobbies. Maybe the universe will get tired of me. I have a one-woman little play about Dusty Springfield opening February 2nd, at the Renberg Theater in Hollywood.
Jorja FoxMore about Jorja:
  • Jorja is best friends with actress, Amy Carlson, whom she met in 1993 on the set of the short-lived television series "Missing Persons."
  • Jorja and Marg Helgenberger sang "Stand By Me" as a duet for "What a Pair 4!" This is an annual charity event to raise money for breast cancer research.
  • Won a modeling contest at a local mall when she was 16. She spent the next 4 years modeling in the United States and abroad.
  • Jorja has been a vegetarian since the age of 18. She is an aspiring vegan but says she loves cheese too much.
  • Jorja has also been credited as "Jorjan Fox."
  • In 1990 & 1991, Jorja attended the American Academy of Dramatic Acting and the prestigious Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in NYC.
  • She likes singer Jimmy Buffet.
  • Jorja wrote and performed the song "Lullabye" for the 1998 short film "Traveling Companion." She was listed in the "Thank You" section in the credits.
  • In July 2004, during contract negotiations, Jorja was asked to sign a form stating that she would not stage a "sick out" as a negotiating technique. Jorja signed and returned the form but CBS claimed she never did, therefore she was fired. Cast-mate George Eads (Nick Stokes) was fired for failing to show up to work. CBS rehired Fox but she refused to return until they rehired Eads.
  • Jorja left CSI in Fall 2007 because she wanted to do more things with her life before she got "too old." She wanted to thinks like go on a surfing trip or have children. She does not rule out a return as a guest star or come back to CSI when she enjoys life a bit more.
  • Jorja does work for PETA on occasion. She supports and is involved with many charities and humanitarian organizations or advocacy groups. These groups include: RipCurl (preserving Malibu's beaches), Huckleberry Fund (L.A. Children's Hospital), Penny Lane (Social Services for children in Southern California), Susan G. Kormen Breast Cancer Research and the Human Society.
  • In June 2005 Jorja went to Morocco with the Friendship Caravan for a conference on women's rights.
  • Jorja was nominated in 2007 for PETA's "World's Sexiest Vegetarian."
  • She attended Hoover Junior High in Indialantic, Florida. She attended Melbourne High School in Melbourne Florida for two years before being "discovered" in a model search at a local mall.

    Television Roles:Film:
    • CSI (Sara Sidle)
    • Missing Persons (Constance "Connie" Karadzic)

    Recurring Roles:
    • ER (Dr. Maggie Doyle)
    • The Hollywood Squares (Herself)
    • The West Wing (Gina Toscano)

    Guest Star:
    • Courthouse (Maureen Dawes)
    • CSI: Miami (Sara Sidle 1 episode)
    • Ellen (The Attractive Woman - uncredited)
    • Law & Order (Paula Engren in "Securitate")
    • Lifestories: Families in Crisis (Maggie Glendon in "Dead Drunk: The Kevin Tunnell Story")
    • Partners (Alex "My Sister, My Enemy")
    • ABC Afterschool Special (Diane Dravecki - 3 episodes)

    Promotional Appearances:
    • The Ellen DeGeneres Show
    • Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
    • Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn
    • The View (May 15, 200)
    • The View (with George Eads)
    • The View (Co-host - February 20, 2002)
    • Your Mommy Kills Animals (2007)
    • Down with the Joneses (2003)
    • Memento (2000)
    • The Hungry Bachelor's Club (1999)
    • Velocity Trap (1997)
    • Dead Funny (1994)
    • Happy Hell Night (1992)
    • Dead Drunk (1992)
    • Kill-Off (N/A)
    • Food for the Heart (N/A)

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    mariamaria unprofessional 1 Oct 5 2015, 3:16 PM EDT by Anonymous
    Thread started: May 4 2007, 6:25 PM EDT  Watch
    if this story is true (jf refusing to show up for work) then cbs needs to not renew her contract. this is the 2nd time she's pulled this stunt. it's unprofessional. it costs the production company a ton of money and inconveniences everyone else involved. if it's true then she needs walking papers.
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    diana681000 is she coming back? (page: 1 2 3 4 5 ... last page) 107 Aug 11 2015, 3:12 PM EDT by Anonymous
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    they will need her to find warrick brown's killer...
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    mgcho Confirmed: Sara is going to be killed 2 Jun 25 2015, 11:43 PM EDT by Anonymous
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    I saw new season prermiere ad for CSI now and the announcer was saying one of the CSI member lost the life.
    It is mostly likely Sara as the way last season was ended.
    I felt bad as she is one of my favorite character.
    If they killing of a member whenever they has salary dispute, this show is going to be gone eventually in a few years.
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