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Kathryn Morris Biography

Birth Place:
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Fast Facts

  • Performed gospel music as a child with her family members in a group called Morris Code
  • Has starred in numerous theatrical productions, including Lovers and Other Strangers, Waiting for Lefty, The Fantasticks and Crimes of the Heart
  • Made her big-screen debut in the critically panned Vanilla Ice vehicle Cool as Ice
  • Had her scenes in Steven Spielberg's A
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  • Artificial Intelligence cut in the editing process, but did make it to the screen in Spielberg's Minority Report, playing Tom Cruise's wife
  • As of 2006, she has worked with director Rod Laurie four times: Deterrence (1999), The Contender (2000), Resurrecting the Champ (2007) and The Last Castle (2001), although her scenes in the latter film were ultimately deleted
  • Appeared in nine failed television pilots before finding success with her 10th, Cold Case
  • Rode along with on-duty Philadelphia detectives while researching her Cold Case role
  • Supports the charity Toys for Tots


  • Randy Hamilton -- Ex-fiancé
  • David Barrett -- Ex-significant Other
  • Johnny Messner -- Significant Other
  • Jameson West Messner -- Son
  • Rocco McQueen Messner -- Son