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Stana Katic Biography

Birth Name:
Stana Katic
Birth Place:
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Fast Facts

  • First TV role came with a part in a 2004 episode of the short-lived FBI drama The Handler
  • Following guest spots on TV (24, Heroes) and in film (Quantum of Solace, The Spirit), gained fame as straightlaced detective Kate Beckett in the ABC series Castle
  • Is fluent in numerous languages, including French, Italian and Serbian
  • Is trained in Isshinryu Karate, stage and film combat, and belly dancing
  • Established her own production company, Sine Timore, in 2008


  • 2016People's Choice Awards-Favorite Crime Drama TV Actress: winner
  • 2015People's Choice Awards-Favorite Crime Drama TV Actress: winner
  • 2014People's Choice Awards-Favorite Dramatic TV Actress: winner


  • Kris Brkljac -- Husband