Katie Cassidy is an American actress. She is best known for playing the role of Laurel Lance in The CW”s superhero television series Arrow since 2012. She portrayed Amanda in the thriller Taken and played Ella Simms in the drama series Melrose Place. Cassidy”s other notable works include Supernatural, Gossip Girl, A Nightmare on Elm Street and Harper”s Island. Born Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy on November 25, 1986 in Los Angeles, California, to David Cassidy and Sherry Williams, her mother was a high fashion model in the early 1970s, and her father was a pop star in the 1970s. She belongs to German, Irish, English and Swiss-German descent. She attended Calabasas High School in her neighborhood. She made her film debut as Tiffany Madison in When a Stranger Calls in 2006. She began dating Matthew Rodgers in 2016. In June 2017, they became engaged.
Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy Personal Details
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Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy
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25 November 1986
Los Angeles, California, USA
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White (German, Irish, English and Swiss-German)
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Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy Family Details
David Cassidy (Actor, Singer)
Sherry Williams (Model)
Beau Cassidy (Younger Half Brother), Jenna Benedon (Older Half Sister), Jamie Benedon (Older Half Sister) Others: Evelyn Ward (Paternal Grandmother), Jack Cassidy (Paternal Grandfather), Richard Benedon (Stepfather), Sue Shifrin (Stepmother)
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34-24-34 in (87-61-87 cm)
34 inches (87 cm)
24 inches (61 cm)
34 inches (87 cm)
Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy Distinctive Features
Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy Education
Calabasas High School Tisch School of the ArtsCalabasas High School Tisch School of the Arts
Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy Brand Endorsements
She is the spokesperson of H.E.L.P. Malawi.
She had a modeling assignment with Abercrombie and Fitch in 2004. In the same year, she also advertised for Rock & Republic jeans, and Guess?
Best Known For
Playing Laurel Lance in The CWâ€™s superhero television series Arrow since 2012.
In 2006, Katie played the role as Tiffany Madison in the psychological horror film When a Stranger Calls.
First TV Show
In 2003, Cassidy appeared in crime drama television series The Division for her role as Young CD in an episode titled â€œOh Mother, Who Art Thou?â€.
Katie has a slim figure, which is the result of workouts. She does yoga, hiking in her free time, and the most common and important one, cardio.
Katie does a variety of exercises by mixing it up. Katie, who plays Laurel Lance in Arrow also practices combat fight regularly.
*She has German, Irish, English and Swiss-German ancestry. *She is a skilled pianist and guitarist. *She was a cheerleader while in high school. *She is a fan of ice hockey team LA Kings. *She was named after actress Katharine Hepburn. *She was in a relationship with actor and musician Jesse McCartney from 2005 to 2007.
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