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Katheryn Winnick biography
Katheryn Winnick is a canadian actress of Ukrainian origin, which has forced to speak about itself all the fans of the movie after the release of the TV series «Vikings», although by the time she has been nearly six dozen roles.
Catherine was born in the town of Etobicoke, which a few years after her birth, was attached to the metropolis of Toronto. Where her childhood and youth. Origin girl – Ukrainian, and her name Kateryna Vinnytska. The ancestors of the actress lived for many years in Western Ukraine, but in 1940, the year as refugees, persecuted by the Soviet authorities, moved to Germany, and from there to Canada.
In the family, except Katherine, have three children – a sister of Darius and brothers Adam and Markian. The winnick, even though he grew up in an English speaking environment, but in 9 years I didn’t understand the language of Canada, as in society and the family spoke exclusively in Ukrainian. Thanks to the school girl mastered English and French, but the mother continues to consider the Ukrainian language.
In adolescence, Katherine was in the national scout organization «Plast», where she instilled a love of the sport. In this movement the girl began to practice Taekwondo and karate, and trained mostly with boys. At the age of 17 she already had a black belt in both martial arts. Moreover, Winnick took the second place in the championship of Canada among women, for which he was awarded a silver medal.
At 21, Catherine dramatically changes the occupation. She goes to USA and comes in a very prestigious new York Studio of dramatic skills of William Esper, where her path lay directly in the cinema.
Acting debut katheryn Winnick took place in 1999. She appeared in small roles in such TV series as detective «Law and order», an adventure film «the adventurer», the Thriller «the Prison of OZ».
More serious work was proposed by an actress in a horror movie «Fun» and romantic Comedy «Love and other troubles», in which she was lucky to work with such stars as Matthew McConaughey and Sarah Jessica Parker.
Also worth noting is the crime film «Real men», the Comedy «the Black marks», action Comedy «Killers» and the tragicomedy «the Frozen souls», in which Katherine got the role of Russian actress Svetlana.
A major breakthrough, Winnick did in 2013, when started acting in the way Lagertha in the historic film series «Vikings», received a very high rating and lasted for a few seasons.
About Dating canadian actress is almost no credible evidence, moreover, that she is still not married. According to information from social networking we can conclude that from June 2015 Catherine meets with an American businessman Nicholas Myers Forehead, who is older than her by two years.
Katheryn Winnick is not only a champion in martial arts and the owner of black belts in Taekwondo and karate. She passed all the necessary exams and became a licensed security guard!
The actress in an interview said that he was watching events in Ukraine and openly support the residents of this state. In her opinion, «the Ukrainians are fighting for freedom and democracy and can make the country stronger and the lives of citizens more comfortable».
- 2006 — Love and other troubles
- 2008 — Entertainment
- 2009 — Frozen soul
- 2010 — Free radio Albemuth
- 2010 — the Killers
- 2010-2011 — Bones
- 2012 — Real men
- 2013 — stunning fantasy Charlie Swan III
- 2013 — Black marks
- 2013-2016 — the Vikings