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Also Known As: Justin W Chambers Died:
Born: July 11, 1970 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Springfield, Ohio, USA Profession: model, actor

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As the surly but kind young doctor on "Grey's Anatomy" (ABC, 2005 - ), Justin Chambers seem so in his element that it's hard to believe that he struggled for ten years before becoming a star. An extremely attractive male model perhaps best known for his Calvin Klein ads, Chambers made the transition to film acting gradually building a resume of work in small TV roles before breaking in to features.

As the surly but kind young doctor on "Grey's Anatomy" (ABC, 2005 - ), Justin Chambers seem so in his element that it's hard to believe that he struggled for ten years before becoming a star. An extremely attractive male model perhaps best known for his Calvin Klein ads, Chambers made the transition to film acting gradually building a resume of work in small TV roles before breaking in to features.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Broken City (2013)
2.
 Lakeview Terrace (2008)
3.
 Zodiac, The (2006)
4.
 Southern Belles (2005)
5.
 Hysterical Blindness (2002) Rick
6.
 Musketeer, The (2001) D'Artagnan
7.
 Wedding Planner, The (2001) Massimo
8.
 Liberty Heights (1999) Trey
9.
 Rose Hill (1997) Cole
10.
 Harvest of Fire (1996) George
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While on vacation in Paris, "discovered" by a modeling agent
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Put under contract by Calvin Klein; featured in print advertisements and TV commericials
1995:
Had recurring role on the NBC daytime soap "Another World"; fired after four months
1996:
Primetime acting debut in a guest appearance on "New York Undercover" (Fox)
1996:
Had featured role in the "Hallmark Hall of Fame" production "Harvest of Shame" (CBS)
1997:
Acted in "Rose Hill" a CBS "Hallmark Hall of Fame" production
1998:
TV series debut as a regular, played the troubled son of an estate's caretaker on the very short-lived CBS series "Four Corners"
1999:
Feature film acting debut, playing Trey, a rich preppy who befriends a Jewish kid from a poorer family in "Liberty Heights", from director Barry Levinson
2001:
Had small role as a dope smoking pal of Cameron Diaz's in "The Invisible Circus"
2001:
Played the Italian immigrant expecting to marry Jennifer Lopez's title character in "The Wedding Planner"
2001:
First lead role in movies, the title part in "The Musketeer"
2002:
Cast opposite Uma Thurman in the HBO movie "Hysterical Blindness"; premeired at Sundance
2002:
Starred with Elisabeth Shue and Joseph Fiennes in "Leo"
2003:
Cast as Chris Lassing in the CBS drama "Cold Case" (left show in the first season)
2005:
Cast as Dr. Alex Karev on the ABC medical drama "Grey's Anatomy"
2006:
Portrayed a police detective obsessed with the famous murder case in the thriller, "Zodiac"
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Notes

"Simplicity is hard. That's why I wear Calvin Klein. The clothing is well made and well designed. It's an American classic." --Justin Chambers quoted in GQ, April 2000.

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wife:
Keisha Chambers. Modeling agency booker. Met when he was modeling for Calvin Klein.

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father:
John Chambers. Retired deputy.
mother:
Pam Chambers. Deputy. Achieved rank of sergeant.
brother:
Jason Chambers. Twin; born in 1970.
daughter:
Isabella Chambers. Born c. 1994.
daughter:
Maya Chambers. Born c. 1996; twin of Kaila.
daughter:
Kaila Chambers. Born c. 1996; twin of Maya.
daughter:
Eva Chambers. Born c. 1998.
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