Kathrin Romary Beckinsale (born 26 July 1973) is an English actress and model. After some minor television roles, her film debut was Much Ado About Nothing (1993) while a student at the University of Oxford. She appeared in British costume dramas such as Prince of Jutland (1994), Cold Comfort Farm (1995), Emma (1996), and The Golden Bowl (2000), in addition to various stage and radio productions. She started film work in the United States in the late 1990s, and, after appearing in small-scale dramas The Last Days of Disco (1998) and Brokedown Palace (1999), she starred in the war drama Pearl Harbor (2001), the romantic comedy Serendipity, and Tiptoes (2003). She followed those with appearances in The Aviator (2004) and Click (2006).
|Full name at birth||
Kathrin Romany Beckinsale
|Claim to fame||
Nurse Lt. Evelyn Johnson in Pearl Harbor (2001), Selene in the Underworld film series (2003–2016), Anna Valerious in Van Helsing (2004), Ava Gardner in The Aviator (2004)
|Date of birth||
26 July 1973
|Place of birth||
Chiswick, Borough of Hounslow, London, England, UK
Actress, Model, Voiceover Artist, Stage Actress
5' 7" (170 cm)
119 lbs (54.0 kg)
Los Angeles, California, USA
Godolphin and Latymer School (1991)
New College, Oxford University (dropped out)
United Talent Agency
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