Kate Beckinsaleis Esquire Magazine's Sexiest Woman Alive 2009. She is signed to Independent Models in London.
Biography: Kate Beckinsale was born 26 July 1973 in England, and has resided in London for most of her life.
Beckinsale in the "54th Festival de Cine de San Sebastián"Beckinsale's first major American film, Brokedown Palace (1999), was not a commercial success. Soon after, Beckinsale was cast in the 2001 film Pearl Harbor as the female lead, after Charlize Theron turned down the part. The film was one of the highest-grossing films of its year. In the years following, she appeared in a series of American films that, while high-profile, it was given mixed reviews, including Serendipity (2001)…
With her irresistible charm, England’s Kate Beckinsale (Anna in "Van Helsing") has captured the attention of audiences and critics on both sides of the Atlantic. In a challenging role that broke from all previous characters that Beckinsale has portrayed, she was most recently seen starring in "Underworld." The film tells a modern tale of deadly action and forbidden love between a beautiful aristocratic vampire, Selene, portrayed by Beckinsale, and her mortal enemy, a werewolf who is also the member of shrewd gang of street thugs, played by Scott Speedman....
"Everybody likes the underdog, because everybody feels like the underdog. No matter how successful you are, you always think, No one's being nice enough to me!"
"If I get a script that's set in the jungle it goes to the bottom of the pile because I don't think the playgrounds are going to be very good there! I'm really aware of how lucky I am but I have the kind of job where I can bring my child to work."
"It's wonderful to have the most important thing in the world there first thing in the morning. And especially in this business, where the opportunity to think everything is about you is there every day, now I really know that it isn't all about me."
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