Christina Ricci is an American actress and producer born on February 12, 1980 in Santa Monica, California. She began her acting career as a child, landing her first major role in the film “Mermaids” in 1990. Ricci is best known for her roles in films such as “The Addams Family”, “Casper”, and “Sleepy Hollow”. She has also appeared in several television shows, including “Ally McBeal”, “Grey’s Anatomy”, and “The Lizzie Borden Chronicles”. In addition to her acting work, Ricci is a well-known advocate for various social causes, including LGBT rights and violence against women. She has also produced several films, including “Prozac Nation” and “Pumpkin”. Ricci is married to James Heerdegen, a camera operator, and they have two children together. She continues to be an active figure in Hollywood and is considered one of the most talented actresses of her generation.