Kate Mara

Born Feb 27, 1983

Kate Mara is an American television and film actress. Beginning acting in her hometown of Bedford, New York, she moved from the stage to her first film, Random Hearts (1999). Her notable subsequent roles include appearances in the Academy Award-winning film Brokeback Mountain (2005), playing the daughter of Heath Ledger's character and on the Fox television series 24, as computer analyst Shari Rothenberg.… Read More

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1983 Birth Born on February 27, 1983.


1999 16 Years Old 1 More Event
She made her film debut in 1999 with Random Hearts. … Read More
2001 18 Years Old Mara flew out of New York City on September 11, 2001 when the September 11 attacks took place, She was on a flight from New York City to Los Angeles when the planes struck the World Trade Center, meaning her plane had to be re-directed to land as soon as possible as the country went into lockdown. … Read More


2003 20 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Mara landed two recurring roles in 2003, as Kate on Everwood, an 18-year-old who is impregnated by her piano teacher and then gets an abortion and as Vanessa on Nip/Tuck, a bisexual cheerleader involved in a love triangle with her boyfriend Matt McNamara (John Hensley) and another cheerleader (Sophia Bush). … Read More
2005 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Mara starred in The Alice Complex, a play by Peter Barr Nickowitz, at Dixon Place in New York City in 2005 and at the Blank Theatre in Los Angeles in 2006. … Read More
2006 23 Years Old Mara signed with the William Morris Agency, and was included on the New York Daily News list of "10 young actors who have a shot at making it big" at the start of 2006. … Read More
2007 24 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2007, she appeared in the comedy Full of It with Ryan Pinkston for New Line Cinema. … Read More
2008 25 Years Old She stayed near the Botanic Gardens in the city's West End while filming, attending the film premiere at the Edinburgh International Film Festival on June 21, 2008. … Read More
2009 26 Years Old Mara shot the ensemble romantic comedy happythankyoumoreplease in New York City in July 2009. … Read More


2014 31 Years Old In February 2014, she was officially cast as Invisible Woman in a new film version of the Fantastic Four. Mara has stated she comes from a "huge" family. Her father is one of 11 children, and she has 22 aunts and uncles and 40 cousins. Mara formerly dated actor Max Minghella from 2010 to 2014. … Read More
2015 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015, she will star as the Invisible Woman in the upcoming Fantastic Four reboot. … Read More
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