Carey Lowell (b. 11 February 1961) is best known
for her portrayal of Assistant District Attorney
Jamie Ross in the TV series Law & Order.
She appeared regularly on the show from 1996-1998
and has made
two guest appearances since leaving the show.
Before bringing her neon blue eyes and irreverent
grin to the small screen, Ms. Lowell was a model
and an actress in feature films. Her most notable
role was as one of the Bond girls, Pam Bouvier
opposite Timothy Dalton in Licence to Kill
(or License to Kill in the USA). Bouvier is a
CIA agent who helps Bond bye kicking
some butt in a bar and running around in her underwear
on a yacht. Oh yeah! She also appeared
in such movies as Leaving Las Vegas and
Sleepless in Seattle.
Ms. Lowell is divorced from actor Griffin Dunne,
with whom she has a daughter, Hannah. She is currently
with Richard Gere, and the couple produced
Homer James Jigme Gere on 6 February 2000.
(Jigme means "fearless" in Tibetan).
Gere and Lowell tied the knot on 9 November 2002.