Katia Winter

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Katia Winter
Born (1983-10-13) October 13, 1983 (age 36)
Years active2005–present
Jesse Glick
(m. 2013; div. 2016)

Katia Winter (born 13 October 1983) is a Swedish actress. She is known for her role as Nadia on the series Dexter, Katrina Crane on the Fox series Sleepy Hollow (2013–15), and Freydis Eriksdottir in the series Legends of Tomorrow (2017–18).

Early life[edit]

Winter was born in Stockholm, Sweden and moved to London at an early age. She has appeared on British television series and in films including the 2009 drama Unmade Beds and the 2011 drama Everywhere and Nowhere.

She currently lives in Los Angeles, California.[1]


After making a move to the U.S. she immediately booked the lead female role in Arena opposite Kellan Lutz and Samuel L. Jackson. Soon after she played the lead role in the 2012 independent film Love Sick Love[2][3] alongside Matthew Settle and in the independent film Banshee Chapter with Ted Levine.[4]

In 2012 she appeared in the NCIS episode "Need To Know". In the same year she also joined the cast of Dexter for the show's seventh season, playing the recurring role of Nadia, a Russian stripper who works in a Miami club.[5][6][7]

From 2013 to 2015, Winter starred as Katrina Crane on the Fox series Sleepy Hollow.[4][8]

She also was one of the lead actors on Girlfriends , a sitcom about Black Women going through life. Rumored for a reboot

Personal life[edit]

In February 2016, it was revealed that Winter had filed for divorce from musician Jesse Glick, whom she had married in 2013, after being separated since June 2015.[9]



Year Title Role Notes
2005 Stockholm Boogie Party Girl
2005 Storm Bargirl
2007 Night Junkies Ruby Stone
2007 The Seer Ada
2008 The Perfect Life Zoe Video short
2009 Unmade Beds Hannah
2009 Malice in Wonderland Swede
2009 Prey and Escape Girl of the Sea Short
2009 Level Playing Field Helen Short
2009 Barry Brown Elizabeth Sparrow Short
2010 The Symmetry of Love Angie
2010 Anaphylaxis The Poet
2011 Everywhere and Nowhere Bella
2011 Arena Milla Video
2011 Freya Freya Short
2012 Love Sick Love Dori
2013 Fedz Alessandra Ragnfrid
2013 Banshee Chapter Anne Roland
2013 Stranger Within Sophie Video
2014 Luna Amber
2015 Knight of Cups Katia
2017 Negative Natalie
2018 You're Not Alone Emma
TBA The Wave Natalie Filming
L.V.J. Michelle Cox Post-production
1066 Edith Swanneck Pre-production


Year Title Role Notes
2005 Dubplate Drama Scarlet TV series
2009 Lewis Marina Hartner "Allegory of Love"
2012 NCIS Ava Baransky "Need to Know"
2012 Dexter Nadia Recurring role (season 7)
2013 Crimes of Passion: Tragedy in a Country Churchyard Barbara TV film
2013–2015 Sleepy Hollow Katrina Crane Main role (seasons 1–2)
2017–2018 Legends of Tomorrow Freydis Eriksdottir 2 episodes
2019–present Blood & Treasure Gwen Karlsson Main role


  1. ^ "Sleepy Hollow's Katia Winter on Martial Arts, Good Chocolate, and Her Secret Dream Career". Self.com. 2013-11-04. Retrieved 2015-01-04.
  2. ^ "Movie Review Crazy Girlfriend, Caddish Boyfriend, Nasty Couple 'Love Sick Love,' Directed by Christian Charles". Nytimes.com. 2013-04-18. Retrieved 2015-01-05.
  3. ^ "Love Sick Love: Film Review". Hollywoodreporter.com. 2013-04-18. Retrieved 2015-01-05.
  4. ^ a b "Katia Winter Talks BANSHEE CHAPTER, What Attracted Her to the Story, Working with Ted Levine, SLEEPY HOLLOW, and More". Collider.com. Retrieved 2015-01-04.
  5. ^ "Swedish Actress Katia Winter Lands Recurring Role on Dexter". Tvguide.com. 2012-06-01. Retrieved 2015-01-05.
  6. ^ "Dexter Exclusive: Meet Season 7's Mystery Girl". Tvline.com. 2012-05-31. Retrieved 2015-01-05.
  7. ^ "'Dexter' Adds Swedish Actress for Sexy, Recurring Role". Hollywoodreporter.com. 2012-05-31. Retrieved 2015-01-05.
  8. ^ "Interview: 'Sleepy Hollow' co-star Katia Winter on getting to know Katrina in Season 2". Hitfix.com. 2014-10-06. Retrieved 2015-01-04.
  9. ^ "Katia Winter Files For Divorce". TMZ.com. February 3, 2016. Retrieved April 10, 2016. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)

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