Mostly Credited As: Kate Beckinsale Birth Name: Kathryn Bailey Beckinsale Date Of Birth: July 26, 1973 (Age 43) Country Of Birth: United Kingdom Birth Place: Finsbury Park, London, England Height: 5' 8" (1.72 m)
Kate Beckinsale: "I gave up [smoking] while I was pregnant. I know it's pathetic, but I find it exhilarating." Kate Beckinsale: "No matter how successful you are, you always think, No one's being nice enough to me!" Kate Beckinsale: "Everybody likes the underdog, because everybody feels like the underdog." Kate had a nervous breakdown which required five years of therapy. Almost quit The Aviator after she began to doubt her acting career. Won the ALFS Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in The Last Days of Disco (1998). Won the Gran Angular Award for Best Actress for her role in Shooting Fish (1997).