Stana Katic

Katic in 2010, picture by DFree / Shutterstock.com

Place of Birth: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Date of Birth: April 26, 1978

Ethnicity: Serbian [from Croatia]

Stana Katic is a Canadian film and television actress, active in the United States. She is known for her portrayal of Detective Kate Beckett on the ABC series Castle.

Katic was born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. She has stated:

My parents are Serbs from Croatia. I call us Dalmatian because that’s the part of the planet that we are originally from. I have Serb, Croat and even a handful of Montenegrin family members.

Her mother is from around Sinj, and her father is from Vrlika.

Stana is married to consultant Kris Brkljac.

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13 Responses

  1. Obey says:

    She would cover herself like a Latina in Brazil because of her brown eyes and thick nose resembling the Brazilian actress Débora Bloch. If she had been born in Bolivia they would say that she is not white and descended from Indian because her skin is tanned. This kind of person who cares only about looks or nationality is prejudiced and stupid.

  2. Fatmonkey says:

    Is she not described in several biographies as being born to a Croatian, rather than Serbian mother, though? She even mentioned herself that she has certain Croatian family members.

    http://castle.wikia.com/wiki/Stana_Katic

  3. fuzzybear44 says:

    @follers

    Yes I think your right,at least about the Idina Menzel part

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