|Born||Katerena Anna Vinitska
December 17, 1977
Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada
Katheryn Winnick (born Katerena Anna Vinitska, December 17, 1977) is a Canadian film and television actress best known for her roles in Amusement (2008), TV series Bones (2010), A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III (2012) and Vikings (2013). In 2013 she appeared in the comedy film The Art of the Steal with Kurt Russell and Matt Dillon.
Life and career
Winnick was born in Etobicoke, Ontario and is of Ukrainian descent. She spoke Ukrainian as her first language and did not begin speaking English until she was age 8. Winnick began training in martial arts at age 7 and obtained her first black belt at 13. By age 21, she had started three martial arts schools.
Winnick has appeared in many films including Fisher Stevens' Stand Up Guys, Tom Dey's Failure to Launch, Ed Zwick's Love and Other Drugs and Robert Luketic's Killers. She has also guest starred in numerous television shows, most notably House M.D. ("One Day, One Room"), The Glades, Bones, Law & Order, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, CSI, CSI: NY, CSI: Miami, Criminal Minds and Nikita. In her role on the Fox drama Bones, she portrays Hannah Burley, a war correspondent who had been posted to cover the War in Afghanistan and eventually becomes a love interest for main character Seeley Booth.
In 2013, Winnick starred as Charlie Sheen's ex-girlfriend in Roman Coppola's A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III and appeared as Kurt Russell's girlfriend, Lola, in the comedy The Art of the Steal. She also joined History Channel's Vikings in the role of Lagertha, a legendary figure in Viking history.
|2002||The It Factor||Herself|
|2002||Daddy's Little Girl||Short|
|2002||Two Weeks Notice||Tiffany|
|2003||What Alice Found||Julie|
|2004||50 First Dates||Young Woman|
|2004||Satan's Little Helper||Jenna Whooly|
|2004||Going the Distance||Trish|
|2004||Our Time is Up||Waif||Short|
|2005||Trump Unauthorized||Ivana Trump||TV movie|
|2006||13 Graves||Amy||TV movie|
|2006||Kiss Me Again||Chalice|
|2006||Failure to Launch||Melissa|
|2007||Tipping Point||Nina Patterson||TV movie|
|2007||Law Dogs||Lisa Bennett||TV movie|
|2007||When Nietzsche Wept||Lou Salome|
|2010||Night and Day||July||Short|
|2010||Radio Free Albemuth||Rachel Brady|
|2010||Love & Other Drugs||'Lisa'|
|2011||Bad $#*! Crazy||Girlfriend|
|2012||Children of the Air||Samantha Thomas||Short|
|2012||Stand Up Guys||Oxana|
|2012||A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III||Ivana|
|2013||The Art of the Steal||Lola|
|1999||PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal||Episode: "Sacrifices"|
|1999||Student Bodies||Holly Benson||5 episodes|
|2000||Relic Hunter||Roselyn||Episode: "Nine Lives"|
|2001||Screech Owls||Brianna Styles||Episode: "Face Off"|
|2002||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Karyn Bennett||Episode: "Seizure"|
|2003||Oz||Liesel Robson||Episode: "4giveness"|
|2003||Wild Card||Kendall||Episode: "Hell Week"|
|2003||10-8: Officers on Duty||Lucy Johnson||Episode: "Lucy in the Sky"|
|2004||CSI: Miami||Nicole Harjo||Episode: "Rap Sheet"|
|2004||1-800-Missing||Julie Snyder||Episode: "In the Midnight Hour"|
|2005||CSI: NY||Lisa Kay||Episode: "Corporate Warriors"|
|2006||Criminal Minds||Maggie Lowe||Episode: "Somebody’s Watching"|
|2007||House||Eve||Episode: "One Day, One Room"|
|2008||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Carrie Conlon||Episode: "Faithfully"|
|2008||Law & Order||Sarah Shipley||Episode: "Excalibur"|
|2009||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Maureen Martin||Episode: "One to Go"|
|2010||The Gates||Kat Russo||Episode: "Identity Crisis"|
|2010||Bones||Hannah Burley||7 episodes|
|2011||The Glades||Valerie Dorman||Episode: "Lost and Found"|
|2012||Transporter: The Series||Darcy Daniels||Episode: "Hot Ice"|
|2013 – present||Vikings||Lagertha||Main Cast|
- Lepage, Mark (September 2005). "Toro Woman". Toro: 13. Retrieved March 4, 2013.
- "Finally, house meets his match in Canuck actress katheryn winnick". National Post. Retrieved January 13, 2013.
- Late Late Show interview
- Franklin, Sheila (February 5, 2009). "Katheryn Winnick Talks About Her Latest Movie 'Cold Souls' With Paul Giamatti And More". Starpulsse.
- "Vikings - Katheryn Winnick Conference Call". SpoilerTV. March 1, 2013.
- Kroll, Justin (June 28, 2012). "Fimmel, Winnick set sail on 'Vikings'". Variety (magazine).