Did you know?

  • "Calista" means "most beautiful" in Greek.
  • Calista graduated from Rutgers University with a BFA in theatre.
  • Calista was a cheerleader at her high school, Shawnee High, in Medford, New Jersey.
  • Calista has one older brother named Gary.
  • Calista became a mother in January, 2001 when she adopted a son. She named her first son Liam.
  • Calista began her acting career on stage. Her first Broadway role was in Tennessee Williams' "The Glass Menagerie" as Laura.
  • She has a terrier mix dog named Webster.
  • Calista earned a Tony nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her work in Chekhov's classic play "The Three Sisters." She played Natasha.
  • Calista has also won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress with "Ally McBeal."

Undiscovered Picks

Upcoming movies worth watching that you may not have heard of.

  • Iron Protector
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • The Veil
  • Dead Again in Tombstone
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