Canadian actress, Caterina Scorsone is known for her appearance on the ABC medical drama Grey’s Anatomy as her character Dr. Amelia Shepherd. Also, she is widely recognized for her role in Private Practice and Station 19. As a child actor, she has been portrayed on the Canadian children’s program, Mr. Dressup.
Early Life of Caterina Scorsone
Caterina Scorsone was born on 16th October 1981, in Toronto, Ontario. Her birth name is Caterina Reminy Scorsone. As of now, she is at the age of 43 years old and her horoscope is Libra. She usually celebrates her birthday on the 16th of October. Her father is Antonio Bruno Scorsone while her mother is Suzanne Rozell Scorsone.
By profession, Antonio is a social worker, and Suzanne is a social anthropologist. She has twin sisters, Jovanna and Francesca Scorsone. Also, she has other two siblings, a sister, Deborah Scorsone, and a brother. Francesca worked as a chaplain in the Canadian Army while Deborah is an actress.
Her parental grandparents are Francesco Giulio Scorsone and Maria G. Tuzzo and her maternal grandparents are Walter Henry Rozell, Jr. and Gunhild Wilhelmina Nicholson. By nationality, Caterina is a Canadian while she belongs to mixed ethnicity (Italian, English, Scottish, and Swedish). She follows Christianity.
Caterina Scorsone, Graduate of the University of Toronto
Caterina completed her schooling at the Cardinal Carter Academy for the Arts in Toronto. She studied at Trinity College at the University of Toronto. She majored in Literary Studies and minored in philosophy and graduated from there in 2005.
Caterina Scorsone’s Partner
Caterina is single at the moment. Previously, she was married to her long partner, Rob Giles. Her ex-husband, Rob is a singer who is also known as a former member of the American rock band, The Rescues.
They shared the wedding vows on 27th June 2009 but their marriage did not last long so they parted ways in March 2020. After ten years of their marriage, they got divorced.
Caterina Scorsone, Mother of Three
Caterina is a proud mother of three children whom she shares with her ex-husband. Her first daughter, Eliza was born on July 6, 2012, her second daughter, Paloma Michaela “Pippa” was born on November 8, 2016, and her third daughter Arwen Lucinda “Lucky” was born on December 13, 2019.
Caterina’s first pregnancy was on the script of Private Practice‘s Season 5 and her third pregnancy was scripted for Season 16 of Grey’s Anatomy. Her second daughter, Paloma was born with Down syndrome. Caterina and Rob are co-parenting their children.
Net Worth of Caterina Scorsone
Caterina has an estimated net worth of $4 million as of 2023 which she earned through her acting career. She has earned a good amount of salary from the famous TV series, Grey’s Anatomy.
Not only that she makes some amount through her endorsement works at organizations like DoSomething and Feeding America.
Caterina Scorsone’s Height
Caterina stands at an average height of 5 feet 4 inches and her body weight is 54kg. She has a body measurement of 35-26-35 inches. Her breast size is 35 inches while her bra size is 34A with cup size A. She has blue colored eyes with dark brown hair.
Acting Career of Caterina Scorsone
- Caterina started her acting career at the age of 8 years old.
- She appeared as a guest in the Canadian children’s TV show Mr. Dressup.
- Her first movie debut was in All I Wanna Do (1998) while her first TV show appearance was in the TV series, Goosebumps (1996).
- She gained wide recognition after appearing in the Canadian crime drama TV series, Missing.
- As a model, she has also appeared in her ex-husband’s single, I Play In Your Band.
- Besides, she has also become an outspoken advocate for children who are suffering from Down Syndrome.
- On 14th November 2020, she even received the Quincy Jones Exceptional Advocacy Award from the Global Down Syndrome Foundation.
Movies & TV Shows
To date, Caterina has appeared in several movies and TV shows. Some of them are Shock Treatment, Flash Forward, Once a Thief, The Devil’s Arithmetic, Grey’s Anatomy, The November Man, Edge of Darkness, Private Practice, and so on.
FAQs of Caterina Scorsone
Is Caterina Scorsone related to Patrick Dempsey?
No, Catherina and Patrick are not related to each other. However, their characters are related to the series, Grey’s Anatomy. They have appeared as a couple in the series.
Does Caterina Scorsone speak German?
Caterina does speak several languages but she does not speak German. She speaks English, French, and Italian very fluently.
What happened to Caterina Scorsone’s House?
On 3rd April 2023, Caterina revealed the house she lived in with her three daughters was destroyed in a house fire. Luckily, she and her children survived the fire but unfortunately, four of her pets were burned in the fire.