Home > Celebrity > K > Kate Beckinsale

Kate Beckinsale

Kate Beckinsale

Profile


Famous as :

Actress

Birth Name :

Kathryn Bailey Beckinsale

Birth Date :

July 26, 1973

Birth Place :

London, England, UK

Spouse :

Len Wiseman (film director, since 9-May-04)

Claim to fame :

As Nurse Lt. Evelyn Johnson in "Pearl Harbor" (2001)

Biography


Kate Beckinsale has meaningfully represented one of highly acknowledged British actresses to survive the adversity of Hollywood's showbiz. Being bold and attractive in appearance, she is amid the process to a constant thriving career to top the chart of Hollywood's leading female actresses.

Fathered by the famous comedian Richard Beckinsale and mothered by Judy Loe, a TV series actress, Kate Beckinsale inevitably inherits artistic blood. Her father was the early-seventies actor in various British comedies, such as “The Lovers” (1970), “Porridge” (1973), and “Rising Damp” (1974). He once married to Margaret Bradley and had Samantha Beckinsale, Kate's half sister before actually married Judy Loe. Born in London, England, on July 26, 1973, Kate didn't have much chance to know his father as Richard died of heart attack in 1979. Judy Loe later on remarried to Roy Battersby in 1997. Recalling the times when her father left her, Kate said “It's a very difficult thing losing a parent, but I think there's an added complication for me, because he was so well-loved and he had this very open charm that made people feel they had a personal relationship with him.”

Latest News


Sofia Vergara's Son Shares His Mom Proposal in Video

August 02, 2012 08:01:15 GMT

's son confirmed that his mother was proposed by Nick Loeb during a holiday in Mexico to celebrate her 40th birthday. In his "Mi Vida Con Toty" YouTube series, Manolo revealed Nick popped the question to the "" star atop the Mayan ruins.
...

NBC Shows Bare Breast During Live Broadcast of Olympic Water Polo Game

August 02, 2012 07:32:40 GMT

When it tried to please viewers by airing London Olympics live, NBC accidentally broadcast a nipple slip during a water polo game between the U.S. and Spain on Wednesday, August 1. An underwater camera caught the struggle between two players in which U.S. athlete Kami Craig grabbed her opponent's suit and exposed the other player's bare breast.
...

Mariah Carey's New Song 'Triumphant' Teased in Snippet

August 02, 2012 06:42:21 GMT

Hours before its official premiere, 's new song "Triumphant (Get 'Em)" has been previewed in a snippet. The 30-second sneak peek gives a taste of 's rapping part as well as the inspirational lyrics sung by the R&B diva.
...

Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Biel Sport Contrary Looks at 'Total Recall' Hollywood Premiere

August 02, 2012 06:38:16 GMT

"" has been premiered in Hollywood on Wednesday night, August 1. Attended by a number of famous celebrities, the special screening event was held at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre. Among those who stole the limelight were leading ladies and who sported very contrary outfits to each other.
...
©

Kate Beckinsale Channels Killer Lady Persona in New 'Total Recall' Clip

July 17, 2012 07:22:56 GMT

lets out her inner cold-blooded killer persona in a new clip for "". Joined by a group of armored soldiers, the "" actress is seen heartlessly attacking and . Outnumbered, Biel and Farrell decide to jump into a tunnel only to find a moving box gets closer to crash them.
...

Cobra Starship Flip the Bird in 'Middle Finger' Video

January 20, 2012 08:00:51 GMT

's music video for their single "Middle Finger" has been made available for viewing pleasure. The band try to help the community by donating clothes to the homeless and helping an old woman to cross the street. None of the things they do earn them a thank you though.
...

Kate Beckinsale Glams Up in Nude Dress at 'Underworld: Awakening' Hollywood Premiere

January 20, 2012 07:37:00 GMT

ditched her vampire warrioress image and glammed up at the Hollywood premiere of "". The 38-year-old English beauty became the belle of the ball as she stepped on the red carpet that rolled outside the Grauman's Chinese Theatre on Thursday, January 19.
...

Kate Beckinsale Ready to Kill in New 'Underworld: Awakening' Stills

November 25, 2011 02:34:45 GMT

shows off her inner lady killer in some fresh stills of her upcoming sci-fi movie "". Dressing up in her trademark skintight Selene costume, the British actress is seen getting ready to shoot a man's head in one picture. Another photo, meanwhile, sees her striking a fierce pose with fire in the background.
...

First 'Underworld: Awakening' Teaser: Kate Beckinsale Back for Some Action

August 19, 2011 04:49:31 GMT

gets back into the action with "". The first teaser trailer of the fourth installment for the "" series has just been released and offered a sneak peek at the leading lady fighting humans to ensure the survival of her Vampire clan.
...

'Glee' Finale Details Hint at Someone's Death

April 21, 2011 06:26:57 GMT

Details of "" final episodes for season 2 have been shared by Fox, hinting that at least one of the episodes will have a mourning tone. According to Entertainment Weekly, [SPOILER ALERT!] in a May 17 episode titled "Funeral", someone will die while New Directions are preparing for Nationals with the help of 's Jesse St. James.
...

Foo Fighters Score First No. 1 Album on Hot 200 With 'Wasting Light'

April 21, 2011 05:45:06 GMT

have finally earned their first No. 1 album as their seventh studio album "" soars to the first position on Billboard Hot 200 this week like many have predicted. It took and friends almost a decade and a half to claim their chart topper.
...

Kate Beckinsale Is Top Choice of Lori in 'Total Recall'

April 21, 2011 04:54:10 GMT

could star opposite in "" remake. Report emerges on Wednesday, April 20 that the actress has been offered to slip in the role of Lori who was originally portrayed by in the 1990 movie.
...

First Look at Kate Beckinsale in 'Underworld 4: New Dawn'

March 17, 2011 02:29:10 GMT

New pictures from the set of "Underworld 4: New Dawn" in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada have popped up, this time giving the first look at in the new movie. The Selene depicter put on her skintight latex attire topped with a blue pea coat during the shooting on Tuesday, March 15.
...

Gwen Stefani Unveiling Her 'Crazy' and 'Weird' Wax Figure

September 24, 2010 08:41:26 GMT

has unveiled her wax figure at Madame Tussauds at The Venetian hotel in Las Vegas on Wednesday, September 22. The singer, in her colorful halterneck dress, struck a pose with her life-like model that wears a white midriff bearing tank top and combat boots.
...

Official: Kate Beckinsale Back to 'Underworld 4', Production to Start in March 2011

September 24, 2010 08:29:29 GMT

After some talks about her possibility to return to "Underworld" movie franchise, has finally signed up for "Underworld 4". Screen Gems and Lakeshore Entertainment announce, via The Hollywood Reporter, that the actress has sealed a deal to reprise her role as Selene after starring in the first two films.
...

'Underworld 4': Kate Beckinsale Returns for Smaller Role, Release Date Pushed Back

August 18, 2010 03:44:15 GMT

Following wide speculation about whether or not will return to "Underworld 4", latest report confirms that she will indeed reprise her role as Selene in the fourth installment. However, her appearance is likely to be a short one as Bloody Disgusting states she will "pass the torch" to one of her daughters.
...

Phil Collins Had to Tape Drumsticks Post Neck Surgery

March 26, 2010 08:37:02 GMT

Rocker has to tape drumsticks to his hands when he's on stage or in the studio - because nerve damage in his hands means he can no longer grip them. The ' star, who was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame with his bandmates in early March, had to stop playing altogether in 2009 because of pain to his spinal cord.
...

Fall Out Boy Prefer Taking Break to Breaking Their Friendship

March 26, 2010 07:32:07 GMT

Rockers felt compelled to part ways before their professional relationships destroyed their friendship, according to bassist . The future of the group was thrown into doubt in early February when Wentz confirmed the "Dance, Dance" hitmakers were taking a break - although the hiatus could become permanent.
...

Eva Longoria, Victoria Adams and Kate Beckinsale Love to Play Night Games

March 26, 2010 07:15:58 GMT

has opened up about her A-List friendships - she often invites and to her Los Angeles home for "games nights". The stars became firm friends when the former moved to California with her soccer ace husband in 2007.
...

Picture Gallery


Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - kate-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-04 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - kate-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-01 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - kate-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-02 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - kate-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-03 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - jones-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-01 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - kate-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-05 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - riggle-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-01 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - riggle-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-02 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - riggle-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-03 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - riggle-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-04 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - riggle-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-05 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - riggle-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-06 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - riggle-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-07 Kate Beckinsale in Film Scenes for Absolutely Anything - riggle-beckinsale-scenes-for-absolutely-anything-08 Kate Beckinsale in The Jameson Empire Awards 2014 - Arrivals - kate-beckinsale-jameson-empire-awards-2014-01 Kate Beckinsale in The Jameson Empire Awards 2014 - Arrivals - kate-beckinsale-jameson-empire-awards-2014-02 Kate Beckinsale in The Jameson Empire Awards 2014 - Arrivals - kate-beckinsale-jameson-empire-awards-2014-03 Kate Beckinsale in The Jameson Empire Awards 2014 - Arrivals - kate-beckinsale-jameson-empire-awards-2014-04 Kate Beckinsale in The Jameson Empire Awards 2014 - Arrivals - kate-beckinsale-jameson-empire-awards-2014-05 Kate Beckinsale in 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party - wiseman-beckinsale-2014-vanity-fair-oscar-party-01 Kate Beckinsale in 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party - wiseman-beckinsale-2014-vanity-fair-oscar-party-02 Kate Beckinsale in 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party - wiseman-beckinsale-2014-vanity-fair-oscar-party-03 Kate Beckinsale in 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party - kate-beckinsale-2014-vanity-fair-oscar-party-01 Kate Beckinsale in 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party - kate-beckinsale-2014-vanity-fair-oscar-party-02 Kate Beckinsale in 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party - kate-beckinsale-2014-vanity-fair-oscar-party-03 Kate Beckinsale in 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party - kate-beckinsale-2014-vanity-fair-oscar-party-04 Kate Beckinsale in LACMA 2013 Art and Film Gala Honoring Martin Scorsese and David Hockney Presented by Gucci - kate-beckinsale-lacma-2013-art-and-film-gala-01 Kate Beckinsale in LACMA 2013 Art and Film Gala Honoring Martin Scorsese and David Hockney Presented by Gucci - kate-beckinsale-lacma-2013-art-and-film-gala-02 Kate Beckinsale in LACMA 2013 Art and Film Gala Honoring Martin Scorsese and David Hockney Presented by Gucci - kate-beckinsale-lacma-2013-art-and-film-gala-03 Kate Beckinsale in LACMA 2013 Art and Film Gala Honoring Martin Scorsese and David Hockney Presented by Gucci - kate-beckinsale-lacma-2013-art-and-film-gala-04 Kate Beckinsale in LACMA 2013 Art and Film Gala Honoring Martin Scorsese and David Hockney Presented by Gucci - kate-beckinsale-lacma-2013-art-and-film-gala-05 Kate Beckinsale in LACMA 2013 Art and Film Gala Honoring Martin Scorsese and David Hockney Presented by Gucci - kate-beckinsale-lacma-2013-art-and-film-gala-06 Kate Beckinsale in LACMA 2013 Art and Film Gala Honoring Martin Scorsese and David Hockney Presented by Gucci - kate-beckinsale-lacma-2013-art-and-film-gala-07 Kate Beckinsale in LACMA 2013 Art and Film Gala Honoring Martin Scorsese and David Hockney Presented by Gucci - wiseman-beckinsale-lacma-2013-art-and-film-gala-01 Kate Beckinsale in LACMA 2013 Art and Film Gala Honoring Martin Scorsese and David Hockney Presented by Gucci - wiseman-beckinsale-lacma-2013-art-and-film-gala-02 Kate Beckinsale in LACMA 2013 Art and Film Gala Honoring Martin Scorsese and David Hockney Presented by Gucci - wiseman-beckinsale-lacma-2013-art-and-film-gala-03
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter