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Katherine Heigl –

About Katherine Heigl (1978 – )
Blonde, brown eyed and svelte, Katherine Marie Heigl's is known for her lead roles in The Ugly Truth, 27 Dresses and KNOCKED UP. She won an Emmy for her break through role as Dr. Izzie Stevens in the television. Program, GREY'S ANATOMY in 2007.

Katherine Heigl was one of the top paid actors of 2010, receiving $12 million each for her roles in KILLERS (2010), an action comedy and Life As We Know It (2010), a drama.

In spite of some of the fluffy roles she is known for, Heigl is a feminist. Heigl founded Abishag in 2007, a production company, with her mother and manager, Nancy Heigl. Katherine Heigl took control of her career when she executive produced two films in which she starred, Life As We Know It and The Ugly Truth.

Heigl is very active in animal cruelty prevention through her foundation, the Jason Debus Heigl Foundation, which she founded with her mother. The foundation recently donated $1,000,000 for a spay and neuter program in LA for pets. She is also an advocate for organ donation.

In 2007, Heigl married singer Josh Kelley. The couple adopted a special needs child from Korea, Nancy Leigh in 2008. She lives in L.A., where she enjoys art and music, and in Utah, where she has six dogs, and enjoys riding horses.

Katherine Heigl's notable movie credits include...

That Night (1996)
King of the Hill (1993)
My Father the Hero (1994)
Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995)
Prince Valiant (1997)
Stand-ins (1997)
Bug Buster (1998)
Bride of Chucky (1998)
100 Girls (2000)
Valentine (2001)
Descendant (2003)
Side Effects (2005)
The Ringer (2005)
Zyzzyx Road (2006)
Caffeine (2006)
Knocked Up (2007)
27 Dresses (2008)
The Ugly Truth (2009)
Killers (2010)
Life As We Know It (2010)
New Year's Eve (2011)
One for the Money (2012)
The Big Wedding (2013)
The Nut Job (2014)
North of Hell (2014)
Jenny's Wedding (2015)

Katherine Heigl's television credits include...

Wish Upon a Star (1996)
The Tempest (1998)
Roswell (1999-2002)
The Twilight Zone (2002)
Critical Assembly (2003)
Vegas Dick (2003)
Love Comes Softly (2003)
Wuthering Heights (2003)
Evil Never Dies (2003)
Love's Enduring Promise (2004)
Romy and Michele: In the Beginning (2005)
Grey's Anatomy (2005-2010)
State of Affairs (2014-2015)
Doubt (2017)