Katheryn Winnick is a Canadian actress. She was born on December 17, 1977 in Etobicoke, Toronto, Ontario as Katerena Anna Vinitska.
We know Katheryn for her roles in Bones, Amusement, Vikings, A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles III and The Art of the Steal.
However, her most notable role was as Lagertha in Vikings, Emmy award-winning series produced by MGM and History Channel. Entertainment Daily described this role as possibly “the most exciting feminist character on TV”. Both Katheryn Winnick and her on-screen partner Travis Fimmel who plays Ragnar Lodbrok, earned compliments of the audience around the world.
Katheryn leads a very busy social life, according to her Instagram. There is an additional info on Winnick’s professional and personal bio on IMDb and Wikipedia.
Katheryn Winnick Net Worth 2019
Katheryn Winnick’s net worth of 2019 is on the rise. Having been an actress since the late 90s, she hasn’t always had it good. It took time for her career to hit the trajectory she wanted. Since she mainly appeared on shows with smaller parts, there wasn’t much room for her to earn a really high salary. But Katheryn never gave back and soon her effort was rewarded. She started getting roles in prominent shows like Bones and Law & Order and quickly turned her career around.
But it was her role in the hit History TV show Vikings that earned her the praise she has today. Her salary increased with each new season as her character of Lagertha started gaining popularity with each new episode. Since 2019, Katheryn Winnick is the most popular and highest paid actors on the show. In the last seasons, she was also promoted to the series’ lead, making her the current face of the franchise. In 2019, Katheryn Winnick’s net worth has doubled going from $1 million to $2 million, where she currently stands.
Does Katheryn Winnick have a Husband and Kids?
As far as we know, Katheryn Winnick is not married. There is no a husband in her life. Most probably she has no kids, but there are some photos of Katheryn with kids on her instagram. She did date a few man in her past, and, according to some rumors, she has been in a romantic relationship with Nick Loeb, an American businessman since 2015. Nick was dating Sandy Bentley in the past. In addition, he was engaged to Sofia Vergara from 2012 to 2014.
Katheryn Winnick Age
Katheryn was born on December 17, 1977. Thus, she is 41 years old at the moment.
Early Life, Karate & Taekwondo
Katheryn has two bothers. One of them, Adam is a Canadian soldier fighting in Afghanistan, while Markjan Winnick, her other brother is an actor.
Apart from acting, Katheryn Winnick’s great love is karate and taekwondo. She began training martial arts when she was seven. Likewise, she obtained her first black belt in taekwondo at the age of 13. In addition, she holds a second-degree black belt in karate. By age of 21, Winnick founded and owned three martial art schools.
Winnick graduated from York University in Toronto. After that she studied acting at New York’s William Esper studio and went on to pursue her acting career in Los Angeles.
Katheryn Winnick Vikings and Movies
Winnick’s portrayal of Lagertha in Vikings has earned her numerous notable nominations, like a nomination for a Canadian Screen Award nomination for Best Performance by a Lead Dramatic Actress in 2014. Furthermore, the same year she got nomination for a Critic’s Choice Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series. Additionally, nominations for Best Actress in a Drama Series by the Women’s Image Network in 2014 and 2015 followed. Also, Katheryn Winnick won the Serendipity Film’s Award of Excellence at the Banff World Media Festival in 2015.
As for her most recent filmography, Katheryn Winnick played a notable role in adaptation of Stephen King novel The Dark Tower in 2017, opposite Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba. In addition, this year she stared opposite Gerard Butler in the Warner Brother’s film Geostorm.
Katheryn’s other movies include titles like Love and Other Drugs (2010), Killers (2010), Stand Up Guys with Al Pacino and Christopher Walken.
Apart from her role in Vikings, Katheryn has had many other TV appearances. These include her roles in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001), House (2004) and Bones (2005).
Her role of Hannah Burley in Bones won Katheryn Winnick fame. Finally, audience did embrace her character despite the initial fear that they might not to, as she was seen as a threat to Booth and Brennan’s relationship.
Katheryn Winnick Height and Weight
Winnick is a beautiful blonde with stunning blue eyes and perfect figure. She is 1.68cm tall. We couldn’t find a detail about her weight, though.
Ethnicity and Nationality
Winnick is of Ukrainian descent. Her nationality is Canadian. She spoke Ukrainian as her mother tongue and didn’t start speaking English until she started school.
Katheryn and Raymond Weil
In 2015, Katheryn became the brand ambassador for luxury Swiss watch company Raymond Weil. Furthermore, she is the face of their 2016 elegant and feminine Shine Collection.
|Born:||December 17 1977|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
|Education:||York University in Toronto|