Katee Sackhoff is one of Hollywood’s most talented actresses since she entered the mainstream after her role as Lieutenant Kara Thrace in the sci-fi television series Battlestar Galactica. The first-class acting style she showed in the series earned her an award as best supporting actress in a television series. In addition, the actress has starred in a number of films since the beginning of her acting career in 1998. Her notable films include Bionic Woman, Longmire, 24, Batman: Year One, Halloween Resurrection, and Oculus, to name a few. Read more about Katee Sackhoff below.
Katee Sackhoff’s Bio
The blonde-haired actress was born as Kathryn Ann Sackhoff in Portland, Oregon. Katee’s birth took place on the 8th day of April 1980. Her parents Mary and Dennis Sackhoff are both American. Her mother worked as a program organizer for English as a Second Language, while her father works as a real estate developer. Meanwhile, she is not her parents’ only child; she has a brother named Erick who runs a car dealership near Portland.
During her early years, Katee developed a keen interest in swimming, and later in life, she wanted to pursue a career in this sport. However, her dream was shattered by an injury to her right knee. Later, she decided to pursue an acting career instead of swimming. Katee completed her basic education at Sunset High School in Beaverton.
Her Acting Career
After she left school, Katee began her acting career. She had her first film appearance in 1988 when she acted alongside Kirsten Dunst in the film entitled Fifteen and Pregnant. Her impressive performance in the film made room for her to get bigger roles in the future. Later she played smaller roles in the MTV series Undressed as well as in The Education of Max Bickford, My First Mister, and Halloween: Resurrection.
After the actress found her foot in the American film industry, she made her breakthrough after her role as Kara Thrace in the mini-TV series Battlestar Galactica. The series, which ran from 2004 to 2009, was able to put Katee in the spotlight, as she also received a Saturn Award for her impressive performance. Her next project was in 2007 in the NBC series Bionic Woman, where she appeared as the evil cyborg. She then appeared in The Last Sentinel and White Noise: The Light.
The amazing movie star also made guest appearances in other television series, including Law & Order, Cold Case, Boston Finest, and Workaholics. As a voice actress, Katee has starred in cartoons such as The Super Hero Squad, Futurama, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Rebels, and Robot Chicken. She has also provided a voice for cartoon characters in video games such as Call of Duty: Black Ops III, Halo 3, Resistance 2, and Spider-Man: Edge of Time.
Is Katee Sackhoff Dating? Who is Her Boyfriend Or Husband?
The beautiful actress has won the hearts of so many men with her charming smile and wonderful looks. She had her first relationship with a popular movie producer named Scott Niemeyer. Scott is known for his work on movies like Pitch Perfect, The Fourth Kind, The Haunting in Connecticut, and many others. The couple had a brief relationship and were engaged in 2012. A few months after their engagement, however, they went their separate ways.
Subsequently, Katee Sackhoff fell into the arms of the famous New Zealand actor Karl Urban and they have been together since 2014. This means that they have been together for over three years and there is no sign of separation between them. Meanwhile, Karl is known for his role as Leonard McCoy in the Star Trek series as well as Eomer in The Lord of the Rings. Before their relationship, Karl was married to Natalie Wihongi from 2004 to 2014 and they had two sons – Hunter and Indiana Urban.
Height And Body Measurements
Without a doubt, Katee Sackhoff is a brilliant actress with an impeccable personality. She has never failed to impress her many fans with her gorgeous looks and great figure. Katee has a height of 5 feet 6 inches and a corresponding body weight of 55 kg (121 lbs). In addition, she has athletic body measurements (chest measurement, waist measurement, hip measurement) of 36-26-34 inches. Katee is characterized by her blond hair and blue eyes. She wears a dress size 4 (US) and has a shoe/foot size of 7 (US).