Kristin Kreuk

Born Dec 30, 1982

Kristin Laura Kreuk is a Canadian actress and executive producer, best known for her roles as Lana Lang in the American television series Smallville and as Laurel Yeung in the Canadian teen drama Edgemont. She has also starred in movies such as Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li and Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy. Kreuk's latest role is as Catharine Chandler in The CW's upcoming series Beauty and the Beast, which will premiere on Thursday, October 11, 2012, at 9:00 pm ET.… Read More

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  • People's Choice Awards 2014: See The Complete List Of Tv, Movie, And Music Winners
    US Magazine - Jan 09, 2014
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    Beauty And The Beast Season 2: Kristin Kreuk On Catherine Losing Control Over Vincent Being Missing
    Access Hollywood - Oct 06, 2013
  • 'beauty And The Beast' Renewed
    Huffington Post - Apr 26, 2013
  • Exclusive: Lana Lang Makes Her Smallville Season 11 Comic Book Debut
    Seattle Pi - Mar 28, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Kristin Kreuk.


1982 Birth Born on December 30, 1982.


2004 21 Years Old 1 More Event
In mid-2004, Kreuk took the role of Tenar for the Sci Fi Channel two-part miniseries Legend of Earthsea. … Read More
2005 22 Years Old In early 2005, Kreuk signed on to the 2007 Canadian independent film Partition, playing Naseem, a vulnerable 17-year-old whose world is shattered by the trauma of the Partition of India in 1947; the character also falls in love with an ex-British Indian Army officer.
2006 23 Years Old In the summer of 2006, Kreuk starred in the short film, Dream Princess by comic book writer/artist Kaare Andrews. … Read More
2008 25 Years Old Kreuk was considered for 2008 film Get Smart, but reportedly lost the role to Anne Hathaway. … Read More
Kreuk was involved with two pilots that did not get picked up: an NBC 2010 sitcom entitled Hitched (which was co-created by Josh Schwartz, who was also the creator of Chuck) and a 2011 CBS drama series called 17th Precinct, which was developed by Ronald D. Moore.
2011 28 Years Old 1 More Event
Kreuk stars as Heather in the 2011 film, Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy, based on Irvine Welsh's novel.
In February 2012, Kreuk was announced as the lead female character in The CW's reboot of Beauty & the Beast, which was picked up on May 11, 2012, and started airing in Fall 2012.
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