Katheryn Winnick

Katheryn Winnick

130 Fans
Age
42
Birthday
Dec. 17th, 1977
Born in
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Height
1.68m

Katheryn Winnick's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Vikings TV Show
Vikings
10-8: Officers on Duty TV Show
10-8: Officers on Duty
The It Factor TV Show
The It Factor
 

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]



BIOGRAPHY:

Canadian-born Katheryn Winnick stars in The History Channel's breakout cable TV series, Vikings (2013), now in its second season. Her role as "Lagertha" garnered her a nomination in the "Best Performance by a Lead Dramatic Actress" category at the 2014 Canadian Screen Awards.

Winnick is an accomplished martial artist, she received her first Black Belt at the ripe old age of 13. After competing in the Canadian Nationals, she proceeded to open several highly-successful Tae Kwon Do schools in and around Toronto. She later trained to become a licensed bodyguard and currently holds a third-degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do, along with a second-degree Black Belt in Karate.

On the big screen, Winnick most recently starred, opposite 'Charlie Sheen', in A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III (2012); was featured alongside 'Al Pacino', 'Christopher Walken', and 'Alan Arkin' in Stand Up Guys (2012); and played opposite 'Kurt Russell' and 'Matt Dillon' in the heist comedy, The Art of the Steal (2013). Other career highlights include Ed Zwick's Love & Other Drugs (2010), with Jake Gyllenhaal and 'Anne Hathaway'; the action comedy, Killers (2010) (in which she performed all her own stunts), with Ashton Kutcher and Katherine Heigl; and had a much-talked-about recurring role as David Boreanaz's love interest in the prime-time network TV series, Bones (2005). In 2009, she appeared with Paul Giamatti, Emily Watson, and David Strathairn in Cold Souls (2009), which earned her a nod for "Best Ensemble Cast" at the Independent Spirit Awards.

Winnick currently resides in Los Angeles.


TRIVIA:
  • Her brother Adam, is a Canadian soldier fighting in Afghanistan.
  • Trained at 'William Esper' (qv)'s Studio (NY).
  • Is fluent in Ukrainian.
  • Got kicked out of summer camp for "reckless behavior" when she was 14.
  • Won silver medals at the Canadian National Tae Kwon Do finals. Currently holds a Third Degree Black Belt - Tae Kwon Do, Second Degree Black Belt - Karate, and is a licensed bodyguard.


Related sites for this celeb
» IMDB
» BuddyTV
» TVGuide
» AceShowbiz
» Celebrity-Mania
» Zap2it.com
You are successfully logged out.
login
[close]

ShareTV Login

Username
Password
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Create Account

Username
Password
Verify Password
EMAIL

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Forgot Your Password?

EMAIL
Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.