Catherine Zeta-Jones

Actress + Singer
Born Sep 25, 1969

Catherine Zeta-Jones, CBE, (born Catherine Zeta Jones is a Welsh actress. She began her career on stage at an early age. After starring in a number of United Kingdom and United States television films and small roles in films, she came to prominence with roles in Hollywood movies such as the 1998 action film The Mask of Zorro and the 1999 crime thriller film Entrapment.… Read More

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1969 Birth Zeta-Jones was born in Treboeth, Swansea, Wales, on 25 September 1969 to David Jones, the owner of a sweet factory, and his wife Patricia (Fair), a seamstress. … Read More


1981 11 Years Old In 1981 she played the lead role of Annie in a production of the musical at the Swansea Grand Theatre. … Read More
1987 17 Years Old In 1987, when she was 17 years old, Zeta-Jones was picked as the second understudy to the lead actress in a West End production of 42nd Street. … Read More
1989 19 Years Old Her next stage appearance was with the English National Opera at the London Coliseum in 1989 where she played Mae Jones in Kurt Weill's Street Scene.


1990 - 1994 4 More Events
1995 25 Years Old She was then cast as the eponymous protagonist of the 1995 television biopic Catherine the Great. … Read More
1998 28 Years Old Zeta-Jones met the actor Michael Douglas, with whom she shares a birthday and who is 25 years her senior, at the Deauville Film Festival in France in August 1998, after being introduced by Danny DeVito. They became engaged on 31 December 1999, and were married at the Plaza Hotel in New York on 18 November 2000 after Douglas' divorce was finalised. … Read More
1999 29 Years Old Zeta-Jones' first release of 1999 was the heist film Entrapment, in which she starred opposite Sean Connery as a seductive insurance agent on the lookout for an art thief. … Read More


2001 - 2004 3 More Events
2006 36 Years Old …  She did not have any film releases in 2006. … Read More
2007 37 Years Old In 2007 Zeta-Jones starred alongside Aaron Eckhart and Abigail Breslin in the romantic comedy No Reservations, a remake of the German film Mostly Martha (2001). … Read More
2009 39 Years Old Zeta-Jones returned to the stage in 2009 with a revival of the musical A Little Night Music, which marked her Broadway debut. … Read More


Zeta-Jones has received an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award and a Tony Award, and in 2010 she was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) for her film and humanitarian endeavours. … Read More
2011 41 Years Old She sought treatment by checking herself into hospital in 2011, and again in 2013. Owing to the stress of both their illnesses, the couple decided to live separately in 2013, though without taking legal action towards separation or divorce.
2012 42 Years Old …  Her final release of 2012 was Playing for Keeps, a romantic comedy with Gerard Butler, which proved to be her third box office failure of the year.
2013 43 Years Old In 2013 Zeta-Jones took on a leading role in the crime thriller Broken City, co-starring Mark Wahlberg and Russell Crowe. … Read More
2016 46 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2016 she played opposite Bill Nighy and Toby Jones in the British war comedy film Dad's Army, based on the television sitcom of the same name. … Read More
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