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Katherine Heigl Biography and Wiki
Katherine Heigl is an American actress, producer, and former fashion model. She is well recognized for her role as Dr. Meredith Grey on the ABC television medical drama Grey’s Anatomy from 2005 to 2010, for which she received recognition and accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 2007.
Katherine Heigl Age
How old is Heigl? She is 43 years old as of2021. She was born Katherine Marie Heigl on 24 November 1978 in Columbia, Washington, D.C. the United States of America.
Katherine Heigl Height
She stands at a height of 5’9″ (175 cm). ALSO READ: BeBe Winans
Katherine Heigl Nationality
Kate the former fashion model, is an American national and citizen by birth. She was born in Columbia, Washington, D.C, United State of America. She is of mixed ethnicity/heritage/ancestry of German, Irish and American.
Katherine Heigl Family |Parents and Nancy Heigl
Heigl was born at Columbia Hospital for Women in Washington, D.C. Nancy Heigl, a personal manager, and Paul Heigl, a financial executive, and accountant, are her parents. Katherine Heigl grew up in Northern Virginia and then Denver before her family relocated to New Canaan, Connecticut when she was five years old. Her older brother Jason died in a car accident in 1986 after being thrown from the back of a pickup truck while out for lunch with some of his high school classmates.
Katherine Heigl Husband
In June 2006, Heigl married singer Josh Kelley, whom she met a year earlier on the set of his music video for “Only You.” They married on December 23, 2007 in Park City, Utah. They and their children live in Oakley, Utah. The couple adopted a daughter from South Korea, where Heigl’s sister Meg was born, in September 2009. She was born with a heart defect and underwent open-heart surgery before departing Korea. In April 2012, Kelley and Heigl adopted a second daughter from the United States. In June 2016, the couple announced that they were expecting their third child. Heigl gave birth to a son on December 20, 2016.
Katherine Heigl Grey’s Anatomy
She appeared as Izzie Stevens, an attending surgical oncologist from season one to season six of Grey’s Anatomy. She worked as a surgical resident at Seattle Grace Hospital until it merged with Mercy West Medical Center. She was engaged to Denny Duquette until his death and is now dating her ex-husband, Alex Karev.
Katherine Heigl Career
She began her career with Her first lead role as ‘Nicole Arnel,’ a teenager trying to impress a local boy, in the 1994 comedy film ‘My Father the Hero.’ In 1995, she starred in Steven Seagal’s thriller ‘Under Siege 2: Dark Territory,’ playing a teen escorted by her uncle, a counter-terrorist expert, to her father’s grave. Between 1996 and 1999, she modeled for magazines on a regular basis, starred in Disney’s TV film ‘Wish Upon a Star,’ and co-starred with Peter Fonda in the reworked Shakespearean play, ‘The Tempest.’ She also appeared in films like ‘Stand-ins,’ ‘Bug Buster,’ ‘Bride of Chucky,’ ‘100 Girls,’ and ‘Valentine.’
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She appeared in a number of television films, including ‘Evil Never Dies’ and ‘Love Comes Softly.’ She starred as ‘Romy’ in the television movie ‘Romy and Michele: In the Beginning,’ a prequel to the film ‘Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion.’ She was cast as ‘Isobel Stevens’ in the popular medical drama series ‘Grey’s Anatomy,’ which became one of her most well-known roles. In the 2005 film ‘Side Effects,’ she played the lead role. Heigl also served as the film’s executive producer. In the 2007 film ‘Knocked Up,’ she co-starred with Seth Rogen, Paul Rudd, and director Judd Apatow’s wife, Leslie Mann. The film was both critically and commercially successful.
Her performance in the film ’27 Dresses’ received mixed reviews from critics. Anne Fletcher directed and Aline Brosh McKenna wrote this 2008 romantic comedy film. She played ‘Abigail “Abby” Richter,’ a romantically challenged morning show producer, opposite Gerard Butler, who played ‘Mike Chadway,’ her male bigot correspondent, in the 2009 romantic comedy ‘The Ugly Truth.’ She produced and starred in the film ‘Life As We Know It’ in 2010. The following year, she starred in the romantic comedy “New Year’s Eve.” She appeared alongside Robert De Niro, Diane Keaton, Susan Sarandon, and Robin Williams in the 2013 romantic comedy ‘The Big Wedding.’ The film was both a critical and commercial flop.
Katherine Heigl’s Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $30 Million.
Katherine Heigl Movies and TV Shows
♦ 2021 – Fear of Rain
♦ 2017 – Unforgettable
♦ 2017 – The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature
♦ 2015 – Home Sweet Hell
♦ 2015 – Jenny’s Wedding
♦ 2014 – The Nut Job
♦ 2014 – Jackie & Ryan
♦ 2013 – The Big Wedding –
♦ 2012 – One for the Money
♦ 2011 – New Year’s Eve
♦ 2010 – Killers
♦ 2010 – Life as We Know It
♦ 2009 – The Ugly Truth
♦ 2008 – 27 Dresses
♦ 2007 – Knocked Up
♦ TBA – Woodhull
♦ 2021–present – Firefly Lane
♦ 2018–2019 – Suits
♦ 2017 – Doubt
♦ 2014–2015 – State of Affairs
♦ 2005–2010 – Grey’s Anatomy
♦ 2005 – Romy and Michele: In the Beginning
♦ 2004 – Love’s Enduring Promise
♦ 2003 – Critical Assembly
♦ 2003 – Vegas Dick
♦ 2003 – Love Comes Softly
♦ 2003 – Evil Never Dies
♦ 2003 – Wuthering Heights
♦ 2002 – The Twilight Zone