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Catherine Bell Biography
- Catherine was born in London, but moved to California with her Iranian mother at age 2. Her mother still acts as her personal assistant. As a child, she acted in various TV adverts. She went to UCLA to study biology, but dropped out to become a model in Japan. She moved back into acting with a Mexican commercial for Amex and then followed that up by being Meryl Streep s nude body double in Death Becomes Her (1992), where she also met her future husband, Adam Beason, who was director Robert Zemeckis s assistant. The couple currently live near L.A. with their daughter Gemma.
Catherine Bell Filmography
- (2013) The Good Witch's Destiny as Cassandra Nightingale
- (2012) The Good Witch's Charm as Cassandra Nightingale
- (2011) Good Morning, Killer as Ana Grey
- (2011) Last Man Standing as Abby Collins
- (2011) The Good Witch's Family as Cassandra Nightingale
- (2010) The Good Witch's Gift as Cassandra Nightingale
- (2009) The Good Witch's Garden as Cassandra Nightingale
- (2008) The Good Witch as Cassandra Nightingale
- (2007) Army Wives as Denise Sherwood
- (2007) Evan Almighty as Susan Ortega - News Anchor (uncredited)
- (2007) Still Small Voices as Michael Summer
- (2006) Company Town as Maggie Shaunessy
- (2006) Rachael Ray as Herself
- (2005) Babak & Friends: A First Norooz as Layla (English)
- (2005) Infanity as Herself
- (2005) Martha as Herself
- (2005) Sci Fi Inside: 'The Triangle' as Emily Patterson
- (2005) The Triangle as Emily Patterson
- (2005) Threshold as Daphne Larson
- (2005) United as Herself
- (2003) Bruce Almighty as Susan Ortega
- (2003) CBS at 75 as Herself
- (2003) DVD Exclusive Awards as Herself - Presenter
- (2003) Jimmy Kimmel Live! as Herself
- (2002) Gala Paramount Pictures Celebrates 90th Anniversary with 90 Stars for 90 Years as Herself
- (2001) American Veteran Awards as Herself
- (2000) CBS Cares as Herself
- (2000) Waking the Dead as Sam James
- (2000) Yes, Dear as Herself
- (1999) Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Naomi Cheales
- (1999) The 13th Annual Genesis Awards as Herself - Host
- (1999) The Time Shifters as Elizabeth Wintern
- (1998) Black Thunder as Lisa
- (1998) Cab to Canada as Sandy
- (1998) Hollywood Squares as Herself
- (1998) Sin City Spectacular as
- (1998) Sin City Spectacular as Herself
- (1997) 108th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade as Herself
- (1997) Crash Dive as Lt. Cmdr. Lisa Stark
- (1997) The View as Herself
- (1996) Hotline Volume 3 as
- (1996) The Rosie O'Donnell Show as Herself
- (1995) Alien Nation: Body and Soul as Cop
- (1995) Hercules: The Legendary Journeys as Cynea
- (1995) JAG as Ens. Beverly Tromatore
- (1995) JAG as Jenny Lake
- (1995) JAG as Lt. Col. Sarah 'Mac' MacKenzie
- (1995) JAG as Lt. Col. Sarah 'Mac' MacKenzie (credit only)
- (1995) JAG as Lt. Col. Sarah MacKenzie
- (1995) JAG as Lt. Diane Schonke
- (1995) JAG as Maj. Sarah 'Mac' MacKenzie
- (1995) JAG as Maj. Sarah 'Mac' MacKenzie/Lt. Diane Schonke (also archive footage)
- (1995) The Naked Truth as
- (1995) Vanishing Son as Kelly
- (1995) Vanishing Son as Rachel
- (1994) Friends as Robin
- (1994) Hot Line as Cat
- (1994) Howard Stern as Herself
- (1994) Men of War as Grace Lashield
- (1993) Late Show with David Letterman as Herself
- (1993) Mother of the Bride as Chastity
- (1990) Dream On as Kay Meadows
- (1990) True Colors as Donna
- (1988) Live with Regis and Kathie Lee as Herself
- (1988) Sidewalks Entertainment as Herself
- (1981) Entertainment Tonight as Herself
- () Desert Storm as Kathy Prager
Catherine Bell Trivia and Facts
- Studied for awhile at UCLA, and wanted to be either a surgeon or a biomedical engineer.
- Has a heart tattoo with the word "love" inside of it on her right ankle.
- She is fluent in the Persian language, as well as English.
- Is very physically fit and loves all sports, particularly kick-boxing, skiing, and snowboarding.
- When she was in her 20s, she had thyroid cancer and had to have her thyroid removed. She doesnt cover the scar on her neck because she thinks its kind of cool.
- Studies acting at The Beverly Hills Playhouse with Milton Katselas.
- She was selected #84 in year 2001, #38 in 2002, and #20 in the 2004 list of the FHM magazines 100 Sexiest Women in the World.
- Was a contestant on "Match Game" (1990) and introduced herself as Cathy Bell, a massage therapist. She won $900, but didnt make it to the final Super Match round. Was also a contestant on "To Tell the Truth" (1990) and introduced herself (an impostor) in the same manner. She and the other two stumped the entire panel for winnings of $3000.
- Correctly predicted the winner and final score of Super Bowl XXXVI, in a survey of 70 celebrities who had nothing to do with football conducted by The Sporting News. Specifically, she correctly predicted that the New England Patriots would beat the St. Louis Rams by a score of 20-17. (She is incorrectly rumored to have made this prediction before the season began; in fact, she made it after after both teams had already won their respective conference championships.).
- Gave birth to a daughter, Gemma on 16 April 2003
- Often plays roles in military movies and TV shows: "JAG" (1995) , Black Thunder (1998/II) , Crash Dive (1997) , Men of War (1994) , and "Army Wives" (2007).
- Signed on for a supporting role in the second half of the first season of "Threshold" (2005) and shot one episode before the show was canceled.
- Named #75 on the Maxim magazine "Hot 100 of 2005" list.
- Sprained her ankle while playing golf [June 2, 2008].
- Rides a motorcycle.
- Friends with comic Kathy Griffin.
- Gave birth to her second child a son named Ronan who weighed 7lbs 7 0z at birth and was 19 3/4 inches long.
- She is of Iranian and Scottish ancestry.
Catherine Bell Photoshoots
- "Celebrity Skin" (USA), September 2004, Iss. 132, pg. 106, by: staff, "Top 100 Sexiest Stars #19: Catherine Bell"
- "Stuff" (USA), October 2003, Iss. 47, pg. 80-88, by: Charlie Langella, "Catherine"
- "Celebrity Skin" (USA), May 2003, Vol. 25, Iss. 116, pg. 61, by: staff, "Bruce Almighty: Catherine Bell"
- "FHM" (USA), July 2002, Iss. 23, pg. 110-117, by: Isabel Snyder, "Freed From Her Stodgy Military Garb, JAG's Sarah Mackenzie Reveals That Not All the Marines are Sweaty Jar-Heads in Combat Boots"
- "In Style" (USA), February 2000, Vol. 7, Iss. 2, pg. 198-203, by: Melanie Menagh, "A Midwinter Retreat"
- "Playboy" (USA), August 1999, Vol. 46, Iss. 8, pg. 173, by: Janet Gough, "Grapevine: Bell's Bells"
- "Celebrity Sleuth" (USA), 1997, Vol. 10, Iss. 9, pg. 76-77, by: staff, "Going Undercover: JAG"
Catherine Bell Other Works
- Hostess for the 1999 Genesis Awards, which are presented to those
- people being recognized for their contributions in making the world a
- better place for our animal friends.