Katheryn Winnick

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Katheryn Winnick
Born(1977-12-17) December 17, 1977 (age 34)
Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada
Years active1999-present
 
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Katheryn Winnick
Born(1977-12-17) December 17, 1977 (age 34)
Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada
Years active1999-present

Katheryn Winnick (born December 17, 1977) is a Canadian film and television actress.

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Personal life

Winnick won silver medals at the Canadian National tae kwon do finals. She is a third dan black belt in tae kwon do and a second dan black belt in karate. She is also a licensed bodyguard.

Career

Winnick has appeared in numerous studio films including Paramount's Failure to Launch (with Matthew McConaughey) and New Line's Amusement. She has also guest starred in multiple critically acclaimed television shows including House M.D. ("One Day, One Room"), Law & Order, CSI and Criminal Minds. Winnick appeared on the Fox drama Bones as Hannah Burley, a war correspondent, who had been posted to Afghanistan, and a love interest for Special Agent Seeley Booth.

Winnick starred opposite Paul Giamatti in the dramatic comedy Cold Souls, which had its world premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2009. She completed filming Oscar winner Rob Legato's directorial debut Choose (with Kevin Pollak and Bruce Dern).[1]

In 2010, Winnick was cast alongside Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway in Ed Zwick’s Love and Other Drugs. She also had a role in Robert Luketic’s Killers, an action-packed comedy studio feature starring Ashton Kutcher and Katherine Heigl.

In the fall of 2011, Winnick wrapped the comedy A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III, directed and written by Roman Coppola and starring Bill Murray, Charlie Sheen, Jason Schwartzman and Patricia Arquette. Winnick plays a leading female role as the ex-girlfriend of Charlie Sheen's character.

Also in 2011, Winnick booked a pivotal starring guest role on the CW sophomore spy drama Nikita (TV series), where she plays Kelly, the athletic, tough no-nonsense former partner of Maggie Q who just escaped a high-security prison in Turkey. She also appeared on the A&E hit The Glades

In 2012, Winnick landed a starring role opposite Kurt Russell in The Black Marks, a heist comedy directed by Jonathan Sobel and also starring Jay Baruchel and Matt Dillon. Winnick plays a Ukrainian showgirl who is Kurt Russell’s girlfriend and support system. The film is currently in post-production.

In 2012, Winnick joined the History channel's Vikings in the role of Lagertha, Ragnar's first wife who fights alongside him.[2][3]

Filmography

YearProject TitleRoleNotes
1999PSI Factor: Chronicles of the ParanormalEpisode: "Sacrifices"
Student BodiesHolly BensonEpisode: "Time to Try"
Episode: "The Junior Prom"
Episode: "The T-Shirt"
Episode: "The New Guys"
2000Episode: "The Blow-Up"
Relic HunterRoselynEpisode: "Nine Lives"
2001BiohazardousJennifer
Screech OwlsBrianna StylesEpisode: "Face Off"
2002The It FactorHerself - Featured TalentReality Mini-Series
Smoking HerbMarcia
TrackerLauraEpisode: "Fever of the Hunt (Part 1)"
Episode: "Fever of the Hunt (Part 2)"
FabledLiz
Daddy's Little GirlShort Film
Two Weeks NoticeTiffany
Law & Order: Criminal IntentKaryn BennettEpisode: "Seizure"
2003What Alice FoundJulie
OzLiesel RobsonEpisode: "4giveness"
Wild CardKendallEpisode: "Hell Week"
10-8: Officers on DutyLucy JohnsonEpisode: "Lucy in the Sky"
200450 First DatesYoung Woman
Satan's Little HelperJenna Whooly
CSI: MiamiNicole HarjoEpisode: "Rap Sheet"
1-800-MissingJulie SnyderEpisode: "In the Midnight Hour"
Going the DistanceTrish
Our Time is UpWaifShort Film
2005Trump UnauthorizedIvana TrumpTV Movie
Hellraiser: HellworldChelseaDirect-to-Video
CSI: NYLisa KayEpisode: "Corporate Warriors"
200613 GravesAmyTV Pilot
Cloud 9Olga
Criminal MindsMaggie LoweEpisode: "Somebody’s Watching"
Kiss Me AgainChalice
2007Tipping PointNina PattersonTV Movie
Law DogsLisa BennettTV Pilot
House M.D.EveEpisode: "One Day, One Room"
When Nietzsche WeptLou Salome
2008Law & Order: Criminal IntentCarrie ConlonEpisode: "Faithfully"
Law & OrderSarah ShipleyEpisode: "Excalibur"
2009CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationMaureen MartinEpisode: "One to Go"
Cold SoulsSveta
AmusementTabitha
Radio Free AlbemuthRachel Brady
2010ChooseFiona Wagner
Night and DayJuly
KillersVivian
TrancedCleo
Love & Other DrugsRachel Brady
The GatesKat RussoEpisode: "Identity Crisis"
BonesHannah BurleyEpisode: "The Couple in the Cave"
Episode: "The Maggots in the Meathead"
Episode: "The Bones That Weren't"
Episode: "The Twisted Bones in the Melted Truck"
Episode: "The Doctor in the Photo"
2011Episode: "The Body in the Bag"
Episode: "The Daredevil in the Mold"
The GladesValerie DormanEpisode: "Lost and Found"
NikitaKellyEpisode: "Partners"
2012A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan IIIIvana
2013Stand Up Guys
The Black MarksLola
VikingsLagertha

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