April 26, 1978
42 years old
Canada - U.S.
5 ft 9 in | 175 cm
34-25-35 in | 86-63.5-89 cm
63 kg | 139 pounds
9 US | 39.5 EU
Stana Katic was born in Hamilton, Canada, on April 26, 1978, is a Canadian-American actress.
Young Stana Katic first started performing during her years at The Theatre School at DePaul University, in school theater productions.
She made her big screen debut in action film Pit Fighter (2005) in role as Marianne.
She got her television debut in CBS crime series The Handler (2004) in episode "Bleak House", in role as Mariella.
Her breakthrough performance came as Kate Beckett in ABC crime comedy drama television series Castle (2009-2016).
Justice Society: World War II (2021) animated superhero in voice role as Wonder Woman
She voiced Lois Lane in animated superhero film Superman: Unbound (2013).
Pit Fighter (2005) action martial arts opposite Dominiquie Vandenberg, Steven Bauer and Fernando Carrillo
Dragon Dynasty (2006) fantasy adventure with Federico Castelluccio, Aaron Hendry and Dionysio Basco
The Librarian: The Curse of the Judas Chalice (2008) fantasy adventure opposite Noah Wyle, Bruce Davison and Bob Newhart
Quantum of Solace (2008) spy with Daniel Craig Olga Kurylenko and Gemma Arterton
The Spirit (2008) neo-noir superhero opposite Gabriel Macht, Eva Mendes and Sarah Paulson
Stiletto (2008) thriller action with Tom Berenger, Paul Sloan and Michael Biehn
Truth About Kerry (2010) thriller drama opposite Jessica Dean and Darren Keefe Reiher
For Lovers Only (2011) romantic drama with Mark Polish and Jean-Claude Thibaut
Sister Cities (2016) drama opposite Jacki Weaver and Jess Weixler
Lost in Florence (2017) romantic drama with Brett Dalton, Alessandra Mastronardi and Marco Bonini
The Possession of Hannah Grace (2018) supernatural horror thriller opposite Shay Mitchell, Grey Damon and Kirby Johnson
A Call to Spy (2019) historical drama with Sarah Megan Thomas and Radhika Apte
She won three People's Choice Awards for Favorite Crime Drama TV Actress and was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Actress for her role as Kate Beckett in ABC crime comedy drama television series Castle (2009-2016).
The Shield (2004) FX crime drama series in role as Ayla
ER (2005) NBC medical drama series in role as Blaire Collins
24 (2006) Fox action drama series in role as Collette Stenger
Heroes (2007) NBC superhero drama series in role as Hana Gitelman
Absentia (2017- ) AXN thriller drama series in role as Agent Emily Byrne
Graduated from West Aurora High School in Chicago, Illinois in 1996.
Studied acting at the The Theatre School at DePaul University (2000-2002) and at Beverly Hills Playhouse.
Has one sister and four brothers.
Has Croatian, Serb and Montenegrin ancestry.
Likes to do hiking and horseback riding.
Fan of series Peaky Blinders.
Founded a nonprofit project "The Alternative Travel Project" in 2010.
She voiced Talia al Ghul in video game Batman: Arkham City (2011).
She started dating Kris Brkljac in 2007, the couple got married in 2015.