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Katherine Heigl


Katherine Marie Heigl was born on November 24, 1978 in Washington, D.C., to Nancy Heigl (née Engelhardt), a personnel manager, and Paul Heigl, an accountant and executive. Her father is of German/Swiss-German and Irish descent, and her mother is of German ancestry. A short time after her birth, the family moved to New Canaan, Connecticut, where ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 9 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy Dr. Izzie Stevens
(2005-2012)
Knocked Up
Knocked Up Alison Scott
(2007)
The Ugly Truth
(2009)
Life as We Know It
Life as We Know It Holly Berenson
(2010)

Filmography

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 2017 The Nut Job 2 (filming)
Andie (voice)
 2017/II Unforgettable (post-production)
Tessa
 2017 Doubt (TV Series) (filming)
Sadie Ellis
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... Sadie Ellis
- Episode #1.10 (2017) ... Sadie Ellis
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Sadie Ellis
- Clean Burn ... Sadie Ellis
 2017 Logan Lucky (filming)
 2014/I The Nut Job
Andie (voice)
 2011 Katherine Heigl Hates Balls (Video short)
Katherine Heigl
 2010 Killers
Jen
 2005-2010 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series)
Dr. Izzie Stevens
- Suicide Is Painless (2010) ... Dr. Izzie Stevens (credit only)
- Push (2010) ... Dr. Izzie Stevens (credit only)
- Perfect Little Accident (2010) ... Dr. Izzie Stevens (credit only)
- The Time Warp (2010) ... Dr. Izzie Stevens (credit only)
- Valentine's Day Massacre (2010) ... Dr. Izzie Stevens (credit only)
 2008 27 Dresses
Jane
 2006 Caffeine
Laura
 2005/I Side Effects
Karly Hert / Lips 2
 2003 Vegas Dick (TV Movie)
Madeline
 2003 Wuthering Heights (TV Movie)
Isabel Linton (as Katherine M. Heigl)
 2003 Descendant
Ann Hedgerow / Emily Hedgerow
 2003 Evil Never Dies (TV Movie)
Eve
 2003 Love Comes Softly (TV Movie)
Marty Claridge
 2002 Critical Assembly (TV Movie)
Aizy Hayward
 1999-2002 Roswell (TV Series)
Isabel Evans / Lonnie / Rosemary
- Graduation (2002) ... Isabel Evans
- Crash (2002) ... Isabel Evans
 2000 100 Girls
Arlene
 1998 Bug Buster
Shannon Griffin
 1998 The Tempest (TV Movie)
Miranda Prosper
 1997 Stand-ins
Taffy-Rita Hayworth's Stand-in
 1996 Wish Upon a Star (TV Movie)
Alexia Wheaton
 1993 King of the Hill
Christina Sebastian
 1992 That Night
Kathryn
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Other Works:

Music video: Stars in Josh Kelley's video for "Only You", 2005. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 22 Articles | 14 Pictorials | 74 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Katherine M. Heigl

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

My mother says she thinks I wouldn't have appreciated success the same way if it had come faster or more easily. Now it's a much bigger reward. See more »

Trivia:

Publicly criticized her two most successful projects. After Knocked Up (2007) was released, she said that the film presented its female characters in a sexist way; Seth Rogen and Judd Apatow both responded curtly that Heigl had not expressed any problems during filming. Later, Heigl stated that she had not received Emmy-worthy writing for her character during a recent season of Grey's Anatomy (... See more »

Nickname:

Katie

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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