Katharine Isabella Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Joan Agie
Sep 08, 2022 By Joan Agie
Originally Published on Jun 23, 2022
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About Katharine Isabelle

Katharine Isabelle was born on November 2, 1981.

She was born in Vancouver in Canada. Her parents are Gail Murray and Graeme Murray.

Her father, Graeme Murray, was a production designer for the television series 'The X-Files'. Katharine Isabelle, or Katherine Isobel Murray, is a Canadian actress. She is very well known as a scream queen due to her presence in many horror films. She began her career in 1989 when she had a small role in the television series 'MacGyver'. She got famous for her role as Ginger Fitzgerald in the movies 'Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed', 'Ginger Snaps' and 'Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning'.

She was awarded the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Actress in 2014. She won the Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series in 2008. She also won a Gemini Award for 'The Englishmens' Boy' and 'Endgame'.

Katharine Isabelle Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Katharine Isabelle's net worth?

Katharine Isabelle has a total net worth of $2 million, as of 2022.

How much does Katharine Isabelle earn per year?

The per-year income estimation of Katharine Isabelle is not known as of May 2022.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Katharine Isabelle?

Katharine Isabelle has a height of 5 ft 4 in (164 cm).

How old is Katharine Isabelle?

Born on November 2, 1981, Katharine Isabelle is 40 years old as of May 2022.

Childhood And Education

Katharine Isobel Murray was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, on November 2, 1981. Her parents are Gail Johnson Murray, a writer and producer, and Graeme Murray, a production designer who has won Emmy Awards for his work on the television series 'The X-Files'. Her maternal grandfather and paternal grandparents are both Scottish. Joshua Murray, her paternal half-brother, is a former actor and director.

Despite being in a slew of gory films and television shows, Isabelle is terrified of real blood.

A viral infection nearly killed Isabelle in 2003, which resulted in kidney failure and lung collapse. She went into a coma and needed to be kept alive with the help of a ventilator. Isabelle revealed this on her Instagram account in 2020.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Katharine Isabelle dating?

Katharine Isabelle is not reportedly dating or involved in a romantic relationship with anybody as of June 2022. 

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Throughout her acting career, Isabelle has been recognized under various stage names.

She made her acting debut as Katie Murray in an episode of the television series 'MacGyver' in 1989 when she was just eight years old. 'The Last Winter', 'Cold Front', 'Immediate Family', 'Burning Bridges', 'Salt Water Moose', Children Of The Dust' and 'Married To A Stranger' were among the television shows and films in which she appeared in small episodic roles.

In 'The Last Winter' and 'Cold Front', Isabelle collaborated with her half-brother, Joshua Murray. In 1998, she collaborated on an episode of 'The X-Files' called 'Schizogeny' with her father, Graeme Murray.

Isabelle's career changed dramatically in 1998, when she starred as Lindsay Clark in the film 'Disturbing Behavior', alongside Nick Stahl, Katie Holmes, and James Marsden.

She rose to prominence after playing Ginger Fitzgerald in John Fawcett's film 'Ginger Snaps', in which she co-starred with actress Emily Perkins as Brigitte Fitzgerald.

In the sequel, 'Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed', and the prequel, 'Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning', the actress reprised her role as Ginger.

Isabelle made her feature debut two years later in 'Insomnia'. In Christopher Nolan's detective thriller, the actress co-starred with Robin Williams, Al Pacino, and Hilary Swank. Isabelle was featured in the horror film 'American Mary', playing the character of Mary Mason, and starring alongside twins Jen and Sylvia Soska in 2012. On August 27, 2012, 'American Mary' had its world premiere at the London FrightFest Film Festival. It was released on video on demand on May 16, 2013.

Isabelle Murray also played Kate Fox in 'The Spirit Game', Anne Sullivan in 'Mentors', Alice Solomon in 'How To Plan An Orgy In A Small Town', Cindy Lewis in 'The Good Wife', Vera Stone in 'The Order' and Sara Conroy in 'Smallville'.

What awards has Katharine Isabelle won?

Katharine Isabelle has won and received nominations for an ample number of awards. She won the Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series in 2008, the Fantastic Fest Award for Special Mention in Horror Features, and the Screamfest Horror Film Festival Award for Best Actress. In 2013, she won the Fright Meter Awards for Best Actress in a Leading Role. She won a Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Actress. She won a Leo Award for Best Guest Performance by a Female – Dramatic Series and the Canadian Film Festival Award for Best Ensemble Cast.

Katharine Isabelle's Hobbies And Interests

Katharine Isabelle has an interest in reading and watching new content movies.

Other Interesting Katharine Isabelle Facts And Trivia

  • She is present on the list of most popular movie actresses.
  • Katherine Isabelle is also known as Kate Murray.
  • She is also ranked on the list of famous celebrities born in Canada.
  • Katharine Isabelle has two dogs named Spaghetti and Apple.
  • In 'Another Cinderella Story' Isabelle played the daughter of Jane Lynch's character.
  • She played the character Emily Morgan in the TV film, 'Burning Bridges'.

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Written by Joan Agie

Bachelor of Science specializing in Human Anatomy

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Joan AgieBachelor of Science specializing in Human Anatomy

With 3+ years of research and content writing experience across several niches, especially on education, technology, and business topics. Joan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Human Anatomy from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria, and has worked as a researcher and writer for organizations across Nigeria, the US, the UK, and Germany. Joan enjoys meditation, watching movies, and learning new languages in her free time.

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