Katherine Heigl Biography

BornNovember 24, 1978
Age45 years
Katherine Marie Heigl was born on November 24, 1978, in Washington, D.C., United States. She is an American actress, best recognized for her duties in television and also movie. Heigl was raised in New Canaan, Connecticut, together with her four siblings, by her moms and dads Paul Heigl, an accounting professional, and Nancy Heigl, a personal supervisor. Unfortunately, Heigl's older sibling Jason passed away when she was 7, which motivated her mommy to transform to Mormonism, and also the household stays passionate followers of the confidence.

At a young age, Heigl was discovered by a talent scout in a hairdresser, and she began her occupation as a youngster version. She signed with Wilhelmina Models and also showed up in several print advertisements and TV commercials before making her acting launching at age 11 in the 1992 film "That Night". The list below year, she starred in Steven Soderbergh's critically well-known film "King of capital". Heigl transitioned to television in 1995 when she signed up with the actors of the American adjustment of the preferred sci-fi collection "Roswell". Playing Isabel Evans, she rapidly acquired popularity among viewers and also captured the interest of top Hollywood producers.

In 2005, Heigl landed her advancement duty as Dr. Isobel "Izzie" Stevens on the hit medical dramatization collection "Grey's Anatomy". Her performance in the program garnered her a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 2007. At the same time, Heigl continued to work in flicks, starring in the enchanting funny "Knocked Up" in 2007, contrary Seth Rogen. The movie, which got favorable critical reviews, assisted position Heigl as a leading woman in enchanting funnies.

Following her success in "Knocked Up", Heigl took place to star in a string of commercially successful charming comedies, consisting of "27 Dresses" in 2008 and "The Ugly Truth" in 2009, opposite Gerard Butler. Her duty in "Life As We Know It" (2010) showcased her natural beauty, wit, and vulnerability, strengthening her status as a functional actress.

In spite of her rising job, Heigl's time on Grey's Anatomy came to an abrupt end in 2010 because of distinctions with the show's developer, Shonda Rhimes. Nonetheless, Heigl remained to work in movie and tv, especially starring in the drama series "State of Affairs" (2014-15), the legal drama "Doubt" (2017), as well as the dark comedy "Firefly Lane" (2021-present).

Katherine Heigl has actually been wed to singer-songwriter Josh Kelley since 2007. The couple has 3 children, 2 of whom are taken on, and they have been vocal advocates for fostering, animal legal rights, and body organ contribution. Heigl's tale reminds us that perseverance and also talent can develop a lasting influence on the planet of home entertainment.

Our collection contains 4 quotes who is written / told by Katherine.

Related authors: Gerard Butler (Actor), Steven Soderbergh (Director), Malin Akerman (Actress), Sarah Chalke (Actress), Jason Behr (Actor)


4 Famous quotes by Katherine Heigl

Small: I prefer a kiss that is so much more than just a tongue in your mouth
"I prefer a kiss that is so much more than just a tongue in your mouth"
Small: Its more fun to think that there are other worlds
"It's more fun to think that there are other worlds"
Small: A girl told me my lips looked like somebody had pressed strawberry yogurt against my face
"A girl told me my lips looked like somebody had pressed strawberry yogurt against my face"
Small: Guys are kind of retarded until theyre about 30
"Guys are kind of retarded until they're about 30"