How many celebrities named Katherine can you think of? The famous Katherines below have many different professions, including notable actors named Katherine, famous musicians named Katherine, and even comedians named Katherine.
Katy Perry is certainly one of the most famous Katherines on this list. One of the famous Katies, she was born Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson and adopted the stage name Katy Perry in the mid-2000s. She has had nine Billboard Hot 100 singles including “Teenage Dream” and “Firework.”
Another of the famous people with the first name Catherine is Catherine O'Hara. One of the famous actors named Katheryn, the Hollywood veteran has appeared in such films as Beetlejuice, Best in Show, and Home Alone. She also starred in the popular TV series, Schitt's Creek. Katharine Hepburn, Kathy Bates, and Catherine Keener are also actresses named Katherine.
Catherine Zeta-Jones is also one of the famous Catherines. She has appeared in such films as Chicago, The Mask of Zorro, and Feud: Bette and Joan. She won an Oscar for best actress in a supporting role for Chicago.
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Birthplace: Santa Barbara, California, USAKatheryn Elizabeth Hudson (born October 25, 1984), known professionally as Katy Perry, is an American singer, songwriter, and television judge. After singing in church during her childhood, she... more
Birthplace: Toronto, CanadaCatherine Anne O'Hara (born March 4, 1954) is a Canadian actress, writer, and comedian. She first drew notice as an actress in 1974 as a member of The Second City improvisational comedy troupe in... more
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States of AmericaKatharine Houghton Hepburn (May 12, 1907 – June 29, 2003) was an American actress. Known for her fierce independence and spirited personality, Hepburn was a leading lady in Hollywood for more than 60... more
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of AmericaKathleen Doyle Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American actress and director. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, three American Comedy Awards, two Emmy Awards,... more
Birthplace: Swansea, United KingdomCatherine Zeta-Jones (; born 25 September 1969) is a Welsh actress. Born and raised in Swansea, Zeta-Jones aspired to be an actress from a young age. As a child, she played roles in the West End... more
Birthplace: Neath, United KingdomKatherine Maria Jenkins (born 29 June 1980) is a Welsh mezzo-soprano singer and songwriter. She is a classical-crossover singer who performs across a spectrum of operatic arias, popular songs,... more
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States of AmericaCatherine Ann Keener (born March 23, 1959) is an American actress. She has been twice nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her roles in Being John Malkovich (1999) and... more
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., USAKatherine Marie Heigl (; born November 24, 1978) is an American actress, film producer, and former fashion model. She started her career as a child model with Wilhelmina Models before turning her... more
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, USAKathleen Mary Griffin (born November 4, 1960) is an American comedian and actress. She has starred in several comedy specials for cable TV and has released several comedy albums. In 2007 and 2008,... more
Birthplace: Warren, Ohio, USACatherine Bach (born March 1, 1954) is an American actress. She is known for playing Daisy Duke in the television series The Dukes of Hazzard and Margo Dutton in African Skies. In 2012, she joined... more
Birthplace: San Diego, California, USAKathy Ann Najimy ( nə-JIM-ee; Arabic: كاثي أن نجيمي; born February 6, 1957) is an American actress and activist. She is best known for her roles in the films Sister Act (1992), Hocus Pocus (1993),... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaCatherine Oxenberg, born September 22, 1961) is an American actress. Best known for her performance as Amanda Carrington on the 1980s prime time soap opera Dynasty, she is the daughter of Princess... more
Birthplace: Glendale, California, United States of AmericaKathleen Marie Ireland (born March 20, 1963) is an American model and actress, turned author and entrepreneur. Ireland was a supermodel in the 1980s and 1990s, best known for appearing in 13... more
Birthplace: England, LondonCatherine Tate (born Catherine Ford; 12 May 1968) is an English comedian, actress, and writer. She has won numerous awards for her work on the sketch comedy series The Catherine Tate Show as well as... more
Birthplace: Paris, FranceCatherine Fabienne Dorléac, known professionally as Catherine Deneuve (French: [katʁin dənœv], born 22 October 1943), is a French actress as well as an occasional singer, model and producer. She... more
Birthplace: Cameron, Texas, United States of AmericaHelen Catherine Hardwicke (born October 21, 1955) is an American film director, production designer, and screenwriter. Her directorial work includes Thirteen (2003), which she co-wrote with Nikki... more
Birthplace: London, England, UKCatherine Bell may refer to: Catherine Bell (religious studies scholar), American scholar of religious studies Catherine Bell (actress), American actress Catherine J. Bell, Canadian trade unionist... more
Birthplace: Alton, Hampshire, England, UKCatherine Jane McCormack (born 3 April 1972) is an English actress of stage and screen. Her film appearances include Braveheart (1995), The Land Girls (1998), Dangerous Beauty (1998), Dancing at... more
Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of AmericaKatherine Kelly Lang (born Katherine Kelly Wegeman; July 25, 1961) is an American actress. She is best known for playing Brooke Logan in the CBS soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful for the CBS... more
Birthplace: Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States of AmericaKathy Kinney (born November 3, 1954, Stevens Point, Wisconsin) is an American actress and comedian. She gained considerable popularity in the late 1990s for playing Mimi Bobeck, the outrageously... more
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, USAKatherine McNamara is an American actress and singer. She is best known for playing the role of Myra Santelli in the Disney Channel original film Girl vs. Monster.... more
Birthplace: Szczecin, PolandCatherine II (Russian: Екатери́на Алексе́евна, romanized: Yekaterina Alekseyevna; 2 May [O.S. 21 April] 1729 – 17 November [O.S. 6 November] 1796), also known as Catherine the Great (Екатери́на... more
Birthplace: Scarborough, Ontario, CanadaKathryn Greenwood (born March 21, 1962) is a Canadian actress and comedian. She appeared on the American version of Whose Line Is It Anyway? numerous times, and played Grace Bailey on the Canadian... more
Birthplace: England, LondonKatherine Jane Parkinson (born 9 March 1978) is an English actress. She is best known for appearing in several comedy series, most notably as Jen Barber in Channel 4's The IT Crowd, for which she... more
Birthplace: Montgomery, AlabamaKatherine Elizabeth Webb-McCarron professionally known by her maiden name Katherine Webb is an American model, beauty queen, and television personality. She was Miss Alabama USA 2012 and is perhaps... more