Kate Jackson

Actress + Director + Producer
Born Oct 29, 1948

Kate Jackson is an American actress, director, and producer, perhaps best known for her role as Sabrina Duncan in the popular 1970s television series Charlie's Angels. Jackson is a three-time Emmy Award nominee in the Best Actress category, has been nominated for several Golden Globe Awards, and has won the titles of Favorite Television Actress in England, and Favorite Television Star in Germany—several times—for her work in the television series Scarecrow and Mrs. King.… Read More

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1948 Birth Born on October 29, 1948.


1971 22 Years Old In 1971, Jackson had a starring role as Tracy Collins in Night of Dark Shadows, the second feature film based on the daytime serial. … Read More
1972 23 Years Old Jackson's performance was well received in the 1972 independent film Limbo, one of the first theatrical films to address the Vietnam War and the wives of soldiers who were POWs, MIA or killed in action (KIA).
1973 24 Years Old …  She has continued to star in numerous TV movies, including Quiet Killer (1992), Empty Cradle (1993) and Satan's School for Girls (2000), a remake of the 1973 TV movie of the same name in which she also starred. … Read More
1975 26 Years Old 1 More Event
She also appeared in an all-star ensemble cast in Death Scream, a 1975 television dramatization of the circumstances surrounding a real-life 1964 murder as reported in a sensational article in The New York Times. … Read More
1976 27 Years Old The shows aired as a movie of the week on March 21, 1976 before debuting as a series on September 22, 1976. … Read More
1978 29 Years Old In 1978, Jackson married fellow Southerner, the actor and producer Andrew Stevens, the son of actress Stella Stevens; they divorced in 1982.


1982 33 Years Old She married David Greenwald of New York in 1982, but they divorced two years later.
1983 34 Years Old In 1983, Jackson accepted the starring role in Scarecrow and Mrs. King, a one-hour action drama in which she played housewife Amanda King opposite Bruce Boxleitner's spy, code-named "Scarecrow". … Read More
1987 38 Years Old During filming of the show's fourth season, in January 1987, Jackson elected to receive a mammogram for the first time, a test which led to the diagnosis of a small malignant tumor. … Read More
1988 39 Years Old Receiving a "clean bill of health", Jackson followed up the cancelled Scarecrow and Mrs. King by taking on the main role in Baby Boom, a 1988 TV sitcom version of the original movie starring Diane Keaton, but it lasted only one season.


1989 40 Years Old In 1989, she starred in the film Loverboy playing Patrick Dempsey's mother. … Read More
1991 42 Years Old Her third marriage was to stuntman Tom Hart in 1991, but they also divorced two years later. … Read More
1995 46 Years Old 1 More Event
Jackson starred in several TV movies over the next several years, while working for breast cancer awareness. In 1995, on the heels of a night filming schedule on location, she checked herself into an Alabama hospital for tests due to a feeling of malaise and an inability to sleep. … Read More


2003 54 Years Old She has dedicated herself to speaking out on the subjects of breast cancer and heart health and in 2003, was awarded the "Power of Love" award by the American Heart Association for her work.
2004 55 Years Old In 2004, the television film Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Charlie's Angels aired, with actress Lauren Stamile portraying Jackson.
2006 57 Years Old In August 2006, Jackson, Farrah Fawcett and Jaclyn Smith, the three original Angels, appeared together in a surprise appearance at the Emmy Awards in a tribute to the recently deceased Spelling at the Shrine Auditorium.
2008 59 Years Old Jackson played Elizabeth Prentiss, the mother of FBI Agent Emily Prentiss (played by Paget Brewster) on Criminal Minds. In August 2008, she was a guest judge on an episode of Jaclyn Smith's Bravo reality series Shear Genius, presiding over a hairdressing competition to update the original trio's signature hairdos.


2010 61 Years Old 1 More Event
In May 2010, Jackson filed a lawsuit against her financial advisor, Richard B. Francis, claiming his actions cost Jackson more than $3 million and brought her to financial ruin. … Read More
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