December 17, 1977
43 years old
5 ft 6 in | 167.5 cm
34-24-34 in | 86-61-86 cm
55 kg | 121 lbs
8 US | 38.5 EU
Katheryn Winnick was born in Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada, on December 17, 1977, is a Canadian actress.
Young Katheryn Winnick first began her career as a martial artist.
She started training in martial arts at the age of seven.
She made her big screen debut in horror film Biohazardous (2001) in role as Jennifer.
She got her television debut in Canadian science fiction drama series PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (2000) in episode "Sacrifices", in role as Suzie.
Her breakthrough performance came as Lagertha in historical drama television series Vikings (2013-2020).
Flag Day (2021) drama thriller, opposite Josh Brolin and Miles Teller
The Marksman (2021) action thriller in role as Sarah, with Liam Neeson and Juan Pablo Raba
Wander (2020) thriller in role as Elsa, opposite Aaron Eckhart and Tommy Lee Jones
Cold Souls (2009) comedy drama opposite Paul Giamatti, Dina Korzun and Emily Watson
Killers (2010) action comedy with Katherine Heigl and Ashton Kutcher
Satan's Little Helper (2004) horror comedy opposite Alexander Brickel and Amanda Plummer
Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005) horror Henry Cavill, Doug Bradley and Lance Henriksen
Amusement (2008) anthology horror opposite Laura Breckenridge, Jessica Lucas and Keir O'Donnell
What Alice Found (2003) drama crime with Judith Ivey and Bill Raymond
Radio Free Albemuth (2010) science fiction thriller opposite Shea Whigham, Jonathan Scarfe and Michael Rothhaar
Kiss Me Again (2006) romantic drama with Jeremy London and Elisa Donovan
Choose (2010) crime horror opposite Kevin Pollak and Bruce Dern
Stand Up Guys (2012) dark comedy buddy with Al Pacino, Christopher Walken and Alan Arkin
A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III (2012) comedy with Charlie Sheen, Jason Schwartzman and Bill Murray
The Dark Tower (2017) science fantasy Western action opposite Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey
Speed Kills (2018) crime drama with John Travolta and Jennifer Esposito
Polar (2019) neo-noir action thriller opposite Mads Mikkelsen and Vanessa Hudgens
She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Lagertha in historical drama television series Vikings (2013-2020).
Student Bodies (1999) Fox sitcom in role as Holly Benson
Tracker (2002) science fiction television series in role as Laura
She had recurring role as Hannah Burley in Fox crime procedural comedy drama television series Bones (2010-2011).
Wu Assassins (2019) Netflix supernatural action series in role as Christine "C.G." Gavin
Big Sky (2020) ABC procedural drama television series in role as Jenny Hoyt
Studied kinesiology at York University, Toronto.
Studied acting at New York's William Esper Studio.
Has two brothers, Adam and Markjan and one sister, Daria.
Has Ukrainian ancestry.
She opened her first martial arts school at the age of 16.
She holds a third-degree black belt in Taekwondo and a second-degree black belt in Karate.
Founded and owned three martial arts schools.
She became the brand ambassador for luxury Swiss watch company Raymond Weil in 2015.
She voiced Marie Fischer in video game Call of Duty: WWII (2017).
She dated filmmaker and businessman Nick Loeb (2015).