Has a cat named Delilah, after her movie character in The Faculty (1998).
Family: Her father, Alden Brewster, is an American-born investment banker, and has English, Scottish, and Irish ancestry (he is a descendant of Mayflower passenger William Brewster). Her paternal grandfather was Kingman Brewster, Jr., former President of Yale University and an ambassador to Great Britain. Her mother, Maria João, is a former "Sports Illustrated" swimsuit model from Brazil. Jordana has a younger sister, Isabella Brewster.
Didn't have a driver's license when she received driving lessons for The Fast and the Furious (2001).
Ranked #96 on Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women In The World" list of 2002.
Spent early years of her childhood in London.
She speaks fluent Portuguese.
Ranked #54 on Maxim magazine's "Hot 100" list of 2005.
Ranked #59 on Maxim magazine's "Hot 100" list of 2006.
Ranked #8 on the AfterEllen.com "Hot 100" list of June 2007.
Graduated from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut in 2003 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English.
Has two Labradors: a yellow one named "Ella" and a white one named "Hendry".
Ranked #22 on the AfterEllen.com "Hot 100" list of 2008.
Ranked #9 on Maxim magazine's "Hot 100" list of 2009.
(May 6, 2007) Married her boyfriend of 2 years Andrew Form following a 6-month-long engagement.
Her sister, Isabella Brewster, is a Casting Director and is engaged to NBA veteran Baron Davis as of September 2013.
Has 2 sons with her now ex-husband Andrew Form via a gestational surrogate; Julian Form-Brewster (b. September 10, 2013) and Rowan Brewster-Form (b. June 9, 2016).
Ranked #52 on Maxim's "Hot 100" of 2014 list.
Good friends with Elijah Wood.
Jordana Brewster and Paget Brewster are descended from pilgrim William Brewster's sons Love (Paget) and Jonathan (Jordana). Paget is William's nine times great-granddaughter and Jordana is his ten times great-granddaughter. They are 10th cousins once removed. The Brewsters have a Coat of Arms. Both of them are also descended from Mayflower passenger, Francis Cooke.
Born on the same date as Channing Tatum.
(July 8, 2020) Has filed for divorce from her husband of 13 years Andrew Form.
In September 2021, Brewster has been announced her engagement to Businessman Mason Morfit.