Kathryn Bridget Moynahan (born April 28, 1971) is an American model and actress.
“Are you trying to manipulate me? It’s working”
Signed by a modeling agency after accompanying a friend to an audition; subsequently appeared in many fashion magazines, including on the cover of Glamour.
First major film appearance was in Coyote Ugly (2000).
- “I’m not one of those people who thinks they simply deserve success. I have the drive to work.”
- “Well the kiss has already made YouTube."
- "Bridget: It has? YouTube is a scary thing!"
- "Heather: Well that’s what we were striving for! We just want to be on YouTube."
- "Bridget: So then we’ve already made it!"
Biography: Bridget Moynahan is a stunning goddess and she easily got a job in modeling. She appeared in Elle, Shape, Vogue and New Woman as the cover girl for these fashion magazines. Bridget wanted more and she studied acting at Caymichael Patten Studio in New York.
Bridget landed the role of Natasha in the very popular series of Sex and the City in 1999. In Sex and the City, she was a lady on her 20's that turned on Mr. Big to marry. She was Carrie's competitor. This was her television debut that has opened new offers for other big Hollywood blockbusters.
In 2000, she appeared in In the Weeds, Whipped and Coyote Ugly, where she played the role of a barmaid that has an attitude. She was a good actress and after Serendipity in 2001, bigger movies were offered to this model-actress. Alongside with Ben Affleck, she starred in The Sum of All Fears in 2002. She also landed a bigger role in The Recruit in 2003. A year after, she was seen on the Sci-fi I, Robot alongside with Will Smith.
Her next movie was in 2005′s Lord of War, a political crime thriller, as Ava Fontaine Orlov, the wife of Nicolas Cage’s character. In 2006, Maxim magazine named her number 96 on its annual “Hot 100″ list.
In September 2006, away from film, Moynahan starred as Whitney Crane in the ABC television drama series Six Degrees, co-starring alongside Jay Hernandez, Erika Christensen, Hope Davis, Dorian Missick, and Campbell Scott. The series centered around six residents of New York City and their respective relationships and connections with one another, based on the idea of six degrees of separation. It debuted on September 20, 2006, and was watched by almost 13.3 million viewers. Six Degrees debuted to varied reception, with David Hinckley of the New York Daily News writing, “In theory, it’s an intriguing concept for a series. But in practice, Six Degrees doesn’t work at all in drawing you in at the start.” The series was canceled after one season in May 2007.
Moynahan’s next film role was in the November 2006 thriller Unknown, about a group of individuals kidnapped, and trying to work together how to escape from their captors. She was next seen in 2007, in Gray Matters, co-starring alongside Heather Graham and Tom Cavanaugh, before being cast in Henry Bean’s comedy-drama Noise, as Helen Owen, the wife of David Owen (Tim Robbins). The movie was screened at a special presentation at the 2007 Rome Film Festival.
In July 2009, it was announced that Moynahan would star in Battle: Los Angeles, alongside Aaron Eckhart, Michelle Rodriguez, and Michael Peña, scheduled for release in 2011.