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Stana Katic

Stana Katic ( born April 26, 1978) is a film and television actress. She is best known for her portrayal of Detective Kate Beckett in ABC's Castle. Early life Katic was born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, to Serb parents Petar and Rada Katić, who emigrated from Croatia, Yugoslavia. In describing her ethnicity, she has stated "My parents are Serbs from Croatia. I call us Dalmatian..."Her father is from Vrlika, and her mother is from the surrounding area of Sinj. Katic later moved with her family to Aurora, Illinois. She spent the following years moving back and forth between Canada and the United States. After graduating from West Aurora High School in 1996, she studied at the University of Toronto and then at the DePaul University Goodman School of Drama, where she studied acting from 2000 to 2002. She has four brothers and one sister. Personal life Katic started a project in 2010 called "The Alternative Travel Project". She lives and shoots Castle in Los Angeles. Katic speaks four languages fluently: English, French, Italian and Serbian.Katic wrote the lyrics for "Hey Blue Eyes", which she sang for fans at the 51st Zlín Film Festival in 2011. She holds dual citizenship in the United States and Canada. Description above from the Wikipedia article Stana Katic, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Apr 26, 1978 In Hamilton - Ontario - Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
31
First Appeared:
In the series ER 1994-09-19
Latest Project:
Movie Cadaver 2018-08-24
Known For
Poster of Castle
Poster of Faceless
Poster of CSI: Miami
Poster of Alias
Filmography
Movie Cadaver Lisa Roberts / Nurse 2018-08-24
Movie Jogo de Amor em Florença Anna 2017-05-09
Movie Lost in Florence Anna 2017-01-27
Series Absentia Emily Byrne 2017-09-25
Movie Sister Cities Carolina "Carol" Baxter Shaw 2016-09-17
Movie The Rendezvous Rachel Rozman 2016-10-02
Movie Superman: Unbound Lois Lane (voice) 2013-05-06
Movie CBGB Genya Ravan 2013-10-11
Movie Big Sur Lenora 2013-11-01
Movie For Lovers Only Sofia 2011-07-12
Movie The Double Amber 2011-10-27
Movie Truth About Kerry Emma 2010-10-16
Series Castle Kate Beckett 2009-03-08
Movie Would Be Kings Julianna Martinelli 2008-08-27
Movie Stiletto Raina 2008-04-29
Movie The Librarian: The Curse of the Judas Chalice Simone Renoir 2008-10-25
Movie The Spirit Morgenstern 2008-12-25
Movie Quantum of Solace Corinne Veneau 2008-10-31
Movie Feast of Love Jenny 2007-09-28
Series Faceless Diana Palos 2006-03-22
Movie Dragon Dynasty Ava 2006-07-22
Series The Unit Unknown 2006-03-07
Series Heroes Hana Gitelman 2006-09-25
Series Brothers and Sisters Karen Wells 2006-09-24
Movie Pit Fighter Marianne 2005-07-06
Series The Handler Unknown 2003-09-26
Series The Shield Unknown 2002-03-12
Series CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Series 24 Collette Stenger 2001-11-06
Series Alias Unknown 2001-09-30
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19