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Kate Beckinsale

About Kate Beckinsale

Kate Beckinsale is an actress.

Personal Biography

Kate Beckinsale is currently married to director Len Wiseman. Judy Loe is her mum. Lily is her daughter with former partner Michael Sheen.

Kate said that she dosent want to strip on the screen having felt troubled after her mum Judy appeared nude on a British television show.

Kate and her daughter Lily get together and enjoy poking fun Wiseman's American accent.

In March 2012, Beckinsale revealed that she failed as a teenager and is determined to help her daughter Lily when she go through those awkward years.

Dressing, Clothing & Fashion

Kate sometimes wears hair extensions. She does regular yoga to maintain her slim physique.

Professional Biography

As an actress

Often seen in action roles, Kate always likes an acting challenge and gets amazed when her critics and fans give her action hero status.

It was reported that Beckinsale decided to star as a vampire in 2006 action/horror flick Underworld for she wanted to prove that she was more than an English period actress.

In December 08, she took up a first hand lesson in entertainment with a journalism job with a U.S. newspaper to prepare for a film role.

In February 2010, reports suggested Beckinsale is set to play Princess Margaret in a new film The Princess And The Gangster, about the Queens late sisters affair with gangster and actor John Bindon.

Movies / Filmography

  • Van Helsing
  • Underworld: Evolution
  • Underworld (2006, Action/Horror), as a vampire
  • Much Ado About Nothing, 1993 Shakespearean movie
  • Pearl Harbor
  • Emma (1996, TV adaptation of Jane Austen)
  • Nothing But The Truth, as journalist

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

Other information

Kate Beckinsale in News

JennyBec's Children's Store Celebrates Literacy and 8th Birthday With Giveaways, Party and $500 Shopping Spree
JennyBec's children's boutique and design center is supporting National Read a Book Day taking place on September 6 and International Literacy Day on September 8 with a book-a-day giveaway the entire month of September. In October the boutique will celebrate its eighth birthday with fun festivities for kids and a book and toy drive

Metallica Enlist Award-Winning Director Nimrod Antal to Direct 3D-Feature Film
Metallica announced today they have tapped award-winning director Nimród Antal to direct the upcoming Metallica 3D feature film project. Charlotte Huggins (JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH, JOURNEY 2: THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND) will produce.

Jessica Biel confirms engagement to Justin Timberlake
American Actress Jessica Biel confirms that she is engaged to Justin Timberlake

Kate Beckinsale says she's not going down Hollywood surgery route
Kate Beckinsale has revealed that she won't be going under the knife to reverse the ageing process any time soon.

$1,000 sundae made with 23-carat gold named world's most expensive
New York restaurant, Serendipity 3's Golden Opulence Sundae has been listed as the Guinness Book of World Records' most expensive dessert, costs a staggering 1000 dollars and is covered in 23-carat gold leaf.

Kate Beckinsale felt sorry for Farrell during their sex scenes
Kate Beckinsale has opened up about her experience of filming steamy scenes with co-star Colin Farrell in her director husband Les Wiseman's film 'Total Recall'.

Kate Beckinsale took vampire role to change good girl image
Kate Beckinsale has revealed that she decided to take on her tough role in the hit Underworld franchise, as she felt that she was starting to get typecast for "delicate" and "fragile" roles by Hollywood executives.

'Underworld' tops weekend domestic box office with $25.4 mln
Kate Beckinsale's 'Underworld: Awakenings' triumphed in a surprisingly close fight at this weekend's domestic box office against the World War II aerial epic 'Red Tails'.

Beckinsale was worried she wouldn't fit into 'Underworld' Catsuit
Kate Beckinsale has revealed that she was worried that she wouldn't fit into her catsuit for 'Underworld: Awakening' as she ate so much while filming in New Orleans.

Beckinsale's mum disapproves her flashing flesh
Kate Beckinsale has revealed that her mother still disapproves when she is photographed flashing the flesh.

Kate Beckinsale 'not interested' in likeable roles
Kate Beckinsale has said that she is 'not interested' in playing likeable roles or making the audience warm up to a character.

Technology merges best parts of celebs to get world's 'ultimate celebrity'
Technology has merged the best parts of some of the world's most beautiful celebrities to show what the world's ultimate head turner would look like.

Kate Beckinsale credits yoga for superstar looks
Even at 38, Kate Beckinsale looks every inch the moviestar who is always red-carpet ready.

Kate Beckinsale ready to go nude only if it makes her daughter proud
Kate Beckinsale has said that she is willing to consider going nude for a movie, but it should be a role that her daughter would be proud of.

Kate Beckinsale strips down in 'Underworld 4' trailer
Kate Beckinsale has gone nude for a futuristic setting in the new trailer of her 'Underworld: Awakening'.

Catherine Zeta-Jones named most beautiful British woman
Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones has been named the most beautiful British woman alive in a new poll.

Eva Longoria 'planning lavish baby shower for pregnant Posh'
Actresses Eva Longoria and Kate Beckinsale are apparently organizing a swish baby shower for pal Victoria Beckham.

Colin Farrell to play Arnie's role in 'Total Recall' remake
Colin Farrell is all set to play Arnold Schwarzenegger's role in a remake of 'Total Recall'.

Rachel McAdams 'caught kissing Brit actor Michael Sheen'
Brit actor Michael Sheen was reportedly spotted kissing actress Rachel McAdams at the LAX International Airport.

Kate Beckinsale makes out with hubby on Hollywood street
Actress Kate Beckinsale was recently spotted making out with husband Len Wiseman outside a building in Hollywood.

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