Kate Beckinsale I Was Burning Out And I Knew I Had To Make A

Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale


Beckinsale became known as an action star following an appearance in 2003’s Underworld and has since starred in many action films, including Van Helsing (2004), Underworld: Evolution (2006), Whiteout (2009), as well as Contraband, Underworld: Awakening, and Total Recall (all in 2012). Her father was of one-quarter Burmese descent, and she has said that she was “very oriental-looking” as a child. When she was five years old, her 31-year-old father died suddenly of a heart attack. I found it really depressing that we weren’t making camp fires and everyone was doing grown-up stuff.” “I loathed being a teenager.” She had a nervous breakdown and developed anorexia at the age of 15 and underwent Freudian psychoanalysis for four years. Beckinsale read French and Russian literature at New College, Oxford and was later described by a contemporary, journalist Victoria Coren, as “whip-clever, slightly nuts, and very charming”. I was burning out and I knew I had to make a decision.” Beckinsale decided at a young age that she wanted to be an actress: “I grew up immersed in film.

Kate Beckinsale I Was Burning Out And I Knew I Had To Make A

Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale


She began to seek film work in the United States in the late 1990s and, after appearing in small-scale dramas The Last Days of Disco (1998) and Brokedown Palace (1999), she had a breakout year in 2001 with starring roles in the war epic Pearl Harbor and the romantic comedy Serendipity. She built on this success with appearances in the bio-pic The Aviator (2004) and the comedy Click (2006). When she was five years old, her 31-year-old father died suddenly of a heart attack. Beckinsale was educated at the fee-paying Godolphin and Latymer School in West London and was involved with the Orange Tree Youth Theatre. in her teens, she twice won the W.H. Smith Young Writers’ competition–once for short stories and once for poetry–and was presented with the prize by poet Ted Hughes. Beckinsale read French and Russian literature at New College, Oxford and was later described by a contemporary, journalist Victoria Coren, as “whip-clever, slightly nuts and very charming”. I was burning out and I knew I had to make a decision.” Beckinsale decided at a young age that she wanted to be an actress: “I grew up immersed in film. I quickly realised that my parents seemed to have much more fun in their work than any of my friends’ parents.” She was inspired by the performances of Jeanne Moreau.

Kate Beckinsale I Was Burning Out And I Knew I Had To Make A

Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale


She built on this success with appearances in the bio-pic The Aviator (2004) and the comedy Click (2006). She also makes occasional appearances in smaller dramatic projects such as Snow Angels (2007), Winged Creatures (2008), Nothing but the Truth (for which she earned a Critic’s Choice Award nomination in 2008) and Everybody’s Fine (2009). Kathrin Romary Beckinsale was born in London, England, the only child of actor Richard Beckinsale and actress Judy Loe. She has Burmese ancestry from her paternal great-grandfather. Beckinsale read French and Russian literature at New College, Oxford University and was later described by a contemporary, journalist Victoria Coren, as “whip-clever, slightly nuts and very charming”. I was burning out and I knew I had to make a decision.” Beckinsale decided at a young age that she wanted to be an actress: “I grew up immersed in film. in 1992, she starred alongside Christopher Eccleston in Rachel’s Dream, a 30-minute Channel 4 short, and in 1993, she appeared in the pilot of the ITV detective series, Anna Lee, starring Imogen Stubbs.

Kate Beckinsale I Was Burning Out And I Knew I Had To Make A

Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale


Beckinsale was deeply traumatised by the loss and “started expecting bad things to happen”. She has a close relationship with her step-father: “I couldn’t have knitted a better one. He wasn’t pushy, he let me come to him.” She has a paternal half-sister, actress Samantha Beckinsale, but they have never had regular contact. in her teens, she twice won the W. H. Smith Young Writers’ competition–once for short stories and once for poetry–and was presented with the prize by poet Ted Hughes. Beckinsale read French and Russian literature at New College, Oxford University and was later described by a contemporary, journalist Victoria Coren, as “whip-clever, slightly nuts and very charming”. I was burning out and I knew I had to make a decision.” Beckinsale decided at a young age that she wanted to be an actress: “I grew up immersed in film.

Kate Beckinsale I Was Burning Out And I Knew I Had To Make A

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She began to seek film work in the United States in the late 1990s and, after appearing in small-scale dramas The Last Days of Disco (1998) and Brokedown Palace (1999), she had a breakout year in 2001 with starring roles in the war epic Pearl Harbor and the romantic comedy Serendipity. She has also continued to work on smaller dramatic projects such as Snow Angels (2007), Winged Creatures (2008), Nothing but the Truth (for which she earned a Critic’s Choice Award nomination in 2008) and Everybody’s Fine (2009). Beckinsale was educated at Godolphin and Latymer School in West London and was involved with the Orange Tree Youth Theatre. I was burning out and I knew I had to make a decision.” Beckinsale decided at a young age that she wanted to be an actress: “I grew up immersed in film. She attended the film’s Cannes Film Festival premiere and later remembered it as an overwhelming experience. in 1994, she appeared as Christian Bale’s love interest in Prince of Jutland, a film based on the Danish legend which inspired Shakespeare’s Hamlet, and starred in the murder mystery Uncovered.