Birthday: February 27
Hometown: Bedford, NY
Where You've Seen Her: Getting her start as Matt's girlfriend Vanessa on the creepy FX drama Nip/Tuck, Kate quickly became a Hollywood favorite. Starring in TV shows that included 24, Entourage, and American Horror Story, she also managed to steal the big screen in films like We Are Marshall and Happythankyoumoreplease. Now, you can catch the actress on the Netflix hit House of Cards, playing reporter Zoe Barnes. And be sure to check her out opposite Johnny Depp in Transcendence, in theaters this April.
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