Christina Cox Biography
Christina Cox is a Canadian actress for the film, television and theater and stunt woman. She was born in the year 1971 as and celebrates her birthday on 31st of July, every year. She is most known for her role of Angela Ramírez in the long running series F/X: The Series. She is also known for her work in the 1999 Canadian movie Better than Chocolate.
She is a native of Toronto, Canada as she was born in the outskirts of Toronto and spent most of her early life there. She was born as the youngest daughter. She has two older siblings, Tracy and Melissa. To receiver her high school education, she went to the Unionville High School and studied dance and theater at Arts York there. She kept up with her theatrical training at the Ryerson Theater School of Toronto. She studied there for two years. During her school years, she competed actively in sports and was good at track and field, gymnastics and taekwondo. She is also proficient in muay Thai kickboxing, boxing and fencing. Furthermore, she has received training in period weaponry, stage combat and firearms. Early in her life, she aspired to become a professional gymnast but her fate took a turn when she started developing interests in acting.
At the start of her career, she played minor roles in films and television such as Spike of Love, Street Law, Forever Knight, Due South and many others. Her breakthrough role came in the year 1999 with the Canadian film Better than Chocolate and The Chronicles of Riddick. That became her best known performance. She was nominated for a Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role for her role of Angela Ramírez in the F/X: The Series. She had her first leading role in the short lived series Blood Ties as Vivki Nelson in 2007. She added much to her international fame on being cast as the astronaut biologist Jen Crane in the ABC series Defying Gravity. She has also appeared on popular series such as Dexter, Stargate GS-1, Jane Doe, CSI: Miami, House, The Mentalist, NCIS, Castle and many others. As a stunt woman, she performed boxing stunt for Hilary Swank in the movie Million Dollar Baby. Her theater credits include Jim Cartwright’s Road and Twelfth Night by Shakespeare. She is active in big screen too and has added many films to her credit.
About her personal life, she is married to Grant Mattos. Her husband is a former NFL wide receiver for the San Diego Chargers. He has also appeared in an episode of the CBS series Survivor in 2011. They married in the year 2011. They do not have any children. Currently, she resides in her home in Los Angles, California with her husband and is living a happy and satisfied life. From the looks of it, they are still pretty much in love and divorce is out of the picture for a long time to come.
Cox not only has great acting skills, but has also been blessed by a beautiful face and hot body. She is a proud owner of an athletic body with toned and muscular legs and arms. Even at the age of 42, she has maintained her body and looks much younger than her age. She has an average height of 5 feet and 6 inches. The glamorous actress has often revealed her sexy body in bikini and lingerie photo shoots. More information on her is available on her detailed and recent biography in the Wikipedia and IMDb website. She is an active user of her Twitter account and her fans and admirers can also follow her profile in Twitter.