Katia Winter

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Katia Winter
Born (1983-10-13) 13 October 1983 (age 32)
Stockholm, Sweden
Occupation Actress
Years active 2005–present

Katia Winter (born 13 October 1983) is a Swedish actress. She is known for her role as Nadia on the series Dexter and her starring role as Katrina Crane on the Fox series Sleepy Hollow (2013–15).

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]

As of 2013, Winter stars as Katrina Crane on the Fox series Sleepy Hollow.[4][8]



Year Title Role Notes
2005 Stockholm Boogie Party Girl
2005 Storm Bar Girl Uncredited
2007 Night Junkies Ruby Stone
2007 The Seer Ada
2008 The Perfect Life Zoe Short film
2009 Unmade Beds Hannah
2009 Malice in Wonderland Swede Uncredited
2009 Prey and Escape Girl of the Sea Short film
2009 Level Playing Field Helen Short film
2009 Barry Brown Elisabeth Sparrow Short film
2010 The Symmetry of Love Angie
2010 Anaphylaxis The Poet
2011 Everywhere and Nowhere Bella
2011 Arena Milla
2011 Freya Freya Short film
2012 Love Sick Love Dori
2013 Fedz Alessandra Ragnfrid
2013 Banshee Chapter Anna Roland
2013 The Stranger Within Sophie
2013 Tragedy on a Country Churchyard Barbara Television film
2014 L.V.J. Michelle Cox Post-production
2014 Knight of Cups Kate Post-production
2014 1066 Edith Swanneck Post-production


Year Title Role Notes
2005 Dubplate Drama Scarlet Unknown episodes
2009 Lewis Marina Hartner Episode: "Allegory of Love"
2012 NCIS Ava Baransky Episode: "Need to Know"
2012 Dexter Nadia 9 episodes
2013–2015 Sleepy Hollow Katrina Crane 26 episodes


  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. 

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