Gati in 2014
13 August 1957 |
At the age of 20, she moved to New York, and began acting on off Broadway productions, and well as ABC daytime soap opera All My Children during 1989 to 1990. In the early 1990s, Gati moved to Hungary for a film role and stayed for five years before returning in the United States.
Gati has appeared in a number of movies, include Sunshine (1999), Igby Goes Down (2002), Meet the Fockers (2004), and The Future (2011). On television, she has had guest starring roles on The Practice, NYPD Blue, ER, Cold Case Desperate Housewives, NCIS, The Mentalist, and Arrow. She also had the recurring role as Russian First Lady Anya Suvarov on Fox series 24 from 2006 to 2007.
In 2012, Gati joined the cast of ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital playing villainous Dr. Liesl Obrecht. In 2015, she also had the recurring role in the BET drama series Being Mary Jane playing network executive Shohreh Broomand, and during 2015-16 had starring role in the web series Fear the Walking Dead: Flight 462.
In 2015, Gati portrayed Valentina Winterthorne on the soap opera web series Winterthorne. In 2016, she was nominated for an Indie Series Award for Best Guest Actress in a Drama, and a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actress in a Digital Daytime Drama Series for the role.
|1985||Heaven Help Us||Catholic School Girl (uncredited)|
|1989||Creating Rem Lezar||Ashlee's Mother||Video short|
|1989||Fear, Anxiety & Depression|
|1990||Frankenhooker||Corner Hooker #1|
|1992||Goldberg variácók||Kati - the American Friend|
|1993||Sose halunk meg||Nusi|
|1995||Esti Kornél csodálatos utazása||Bankárné|
|1995||Zone, TheThe Zone||CIA Technician|
|1997||Franciska vasárnapjai||Moniter Sári|
|1999||Diary of the Hurdy-Gurdy Man, TheThe Diary of the Hurdy-Gurdy Man||Gabriel's Wife|
|1999||Fall, TheThe Fall||Justine|
|1999||Jakob the Liar||Hooker|
|2001||Hollywood Sign, TheThe Hollywood Sign||Deb|
|2002||Man of the Year||Ella|
|2002||Igby Goes Down||Ida|
|2003||Rain Has Forgotten Us, TheThe Rain Has Forgotten Us||Maggie||Short film|
|2004||Meet the Fockers||Venka - Immigrant Woman|
|2005||Induction||Medical Specialist Daniel||Short film|
|2006||Heart Specialist, TheThe Heart Specialist||Radiology Technician|
|2006||Elder Son, TheThe Elder Son||Fedya's Wife|
|2007||Chekhov and Maria||Olga (voice)|
|2008||Out Any Window||Neighbor||Short film|
|2008||Villa Nova||Mom||Short film|
|2008||House Bunny, TheThe House Bunny||Boutique Manager|
|2010||Space Between, TheThe Space Between||Natalia|
|2011||Future, TheThe Future||Dr. Straus|
|2011||Little Birds||Sally Heron|
|2011||Transformers: Dark of the Moon||Russian Female Bartender|
|2011||Last Mile, TheThe Last Mile||Volunteer||Short film|
|2012||American Dream||Yulia Novenchenko||Post-production|
|2013||The Advocate||Judge Biggs|
|2013||The Advocates||Irena||TV film|
|2013||Thunder and the House of Magic||Carla (voice)||credited as Kathleen Browers|
|1989–90||All My Children||Taffy Winslow||Recurring role|
|1994||Change of Place, AA Change of Place||Mimi||TV film|
|1996||Prophet: Kahlil Gibran, TheThe Prophet: Kahlil Gibran||Teacher||TV film|
|1998||Practice, TheThe Practice||Uniformed Officer||Episode: "Reasons to Believe"|
|1998||Brother's Keeper||Katya||Episode: "Cleaning Lessons"|
|1999||Da Vinci's Inquest||Gwen Marquetti||Episode: "A Cinderella Story: Part 1"|
|2000||Arrest & Trial||Joy Hooker||Episode: "T.J. Hooker"|
|2000||Resurrection Blvd.||Ivana||Episode: "Los Manos de Piedra"|
|2001||When Billie Beat Bobby||Debbie the Hairdresser||TV film|
|2001||Agency, TheThe Agency||American/Russian Woman||Episode: "In Our Own Backyard"|
|2002||NYPD Blue||Eileen Healey||Episode: "Low Blow"|
|2003||Ghost Dog: A Detective Tail||Madame Wanda||TV film|
|2003||Agency, TheThe Agency||Polina Kachan||Episode: "Mi Cena con Andrei"|
|2003||Carnivàle||Emma Templeton||Episode: "After the Ball Is Over"|
|2003||Cold Case||Irene Jablonski||Episode: "Fly Away"|
|2004||ER||Stacy Coleman||Episode: "Intern's Guide to the Galaxy"|
|2006||Strong Medicine||Kathy Mided||Episode: "Baby BOOM!"|
|2006||Jimmy Kimmel Live!||Ivana Trump||Episode: "4.182"|
|2006||Commander in Chief||Lucinda Wallace||Episode: "State of the Unions"|
|2006||Bones||Mrs. Crane||Episode: "The Boy in the Shroud"|
|2006||Desperate Housewives||Maya||Episode: "Bang"|
|2006–07||Me, Eloise||Miss Thornton||Recurring role (5 episodes)|
|2006–07||24||Anya Suvarov||Recurring role (6 episodes)|
|2007||Ghost Whisperer||Elena's Mother||Episode: "The Prophet"|
|2008||Turning Point: Fall of Liberty||Video game|
|2008||NCIS||Natasha Lenkov||Episode: "Judgment Day: Part 2"|
|2008||Kamen Rider: Dragon Knight||Kit's Foster Mother||Episode: "Search for the Dragon"|
|2009||Mentalist, TheThe Mentalist||Mariska Kopecki / Vanna Clooney||Episode: "Red John's Friends"|
|2009||Leverage||Irina Larenko||Episode: "The Stork Job"|
|2010||Young and the Restless, TheThe Young and the Restless||Aunt Juliette||1 episode|
|2010||Covert Affairs||Fatima, the Turk||Episode: "No Quarter"|
|2010||Lie to Me||Nurse||Episode: "Double Blind"|
|2011||Fairly Legal||Renata||Episode: "Bridges"|
|2011||Jon Benjamin Has a Van||Woman in Window||Episode: "Little Little Italy"|
|2011||Borderline Murder||Irena||TV film|
|2011||Alphas||Zahra Pirzad||Recurring role (4 episodes)|
|2012||Star Wars: The Clone Wars||Nightsister / Old Daka (voice)||Episode: "Massacre"|
|2012||Weeds||Olga||Episode: "It's Time, Part 1"|
|2012—present||General Hospital||Dr. Liesl Obrecht||Recurring role|
|2012||Unknown, TheThe Unknown||Anne Smith||Episode: "Relapse"|
|2015||Winterthorne||Valentina Winterthorne||Web series|
Awards and nominations
- Won the Film Critics Award at the Hungarian Film Critics Awards in 1993 for Best Supporting Actress for Goldberg variácók (1992)
- Won the Best Actress Award at the Los Angeles Hungarian Film Festival in 2011 for Visszatérés-Retrace (2011)
- Won the Best Documentary award at the Hungarian Film Week in 1995 for A Színésznõ és a halál (1993) shared with Gábor Dettre
- Nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actress in a Digital Daytime Drama Series for Winterthorne (2016).
- Nominated for an Indie Series Award for Best Guest Actress in a Drama for Winterthorne (2016)
Gati married Michael Browers on April 7, 2012.
- "General Hospital - Soaps.com". Retrieved 21 March 2016.
- "Kathleen Gati in Fear the Walking Dead Flight 462". Retrieved 21 March 2016.
- "WATCH: GH's Kathleen Gati boards zombie infested plane for new series - General Hospital @ soapcentral.com". soapcentral.com. Retrieved 21 March 2016.
- "Watch The Winterthorne First Trailer … Where Candy and Drama Come Together!". Michael Fairman On-Air On-Soaps. May 22, 2015. Retrieved September 17, 2015.
- Mulcahy, Jr., Kevin (August 27, 2015). "Watch the Premiere of Michael Caruso's Winterthorne". We Love Soaps. Retrieved September 17, 2015.
- Kerr, Luke (May 22, 2015). "Winterthorne Debuts Epic First Trailer". Daytime Confidential. Retrieved September 17, 2015.
- "Nominations Announced For 7th Annual ISAs". Indie Series Awards. February 3, 2016. Retrieved March 22, 2016.
- "The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Announces the 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy® Award Nominations". National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. March 24, 2016. Retrieved March 24, 2016.
- "Young & Restless Leads Daytime Emmy Noms But Ceremony Won't Be on TV". Variety. March 24, 2016. Retrieved March 24, 2016.
- Soap Shows Team (23 September 2015). "Top 10 Facts About Kathleen Gati (Liesl Obrecht on GH)". SoapShows.com. Retrieved 21 March 2016.