James Van Der Beek

Actor James Van Der Beek
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Profession: Actor

United States of America

Biography: Known for his portrayal of Dawson Leery in the WB series "Dawson's Creek" and for portraying a fictionalized version of himself on the ABC sitcom "Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23". He is also famous for his website.

Born: March 8, 1977
Birthplace: Cheshire, Connecticut, USA
Age: 45 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces

Married Life

  • 2003-07-05 "Dawson's Creek" actor James Van Der Beek (26) weds actress Heather Ann McComb (26) at Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu, California; divorced 2010
  • 2010-03-31 "Dawson's Creek" actor James Van Der Beek (32) divorces actress Heather Ann McComb (33) after almost 7 years of marriage
  • 2010-08-01 "Dawson's Creek" actor James Van Der Beek (33) weds business consultant Kimberly Brook at the Kabbalah Center in Tel Aviv, Israel

Historical Events

  • 1998-01-20 "Dawson's Creek" created by Kevin Williamson, starring James Van Der Beek, Katie Holmes and Joshua Jackson premieres on WB in the US

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