The iconic American actress Katie Lowes has become a force to be reckoned in the American movie industry; all thanks to her wonderful performances in movies and TV series. She came into the limelight in 2012 following her brilliant performance in the ABC political drama Scandal. The talented movie star began her acting career in 2004 and has been active in the American movie industry for over a decade and counting. In addition to being an actress, Katie is also a talented theatre director. Learn more about the movie star below.
Katie Lowes Bio (Age)
The brilliant actress Katie Quinn Lowes was born on the 22nd day of September 1982 in Queens, New York City, New York in the United States into a middle-class American family and was raised by her parents who are of Irish and Jewish ancestry. She holds an American nationality. While she was growing up, Katie developed a keen interest in acting, singing, and dancing. During her high school days, she appeared in so many plays and her noteworthy role was the portrayal of Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz.
Soon after her graduation, Katie enrolled at the New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. While there, she participated in the Broadway performance of Four Saints in Mexico. Upon her graduation, it didn’t long for the talented young actress to start getting acting gigs. Today, she has established herself as a top-notch actress in Hollywood and her works speak for themselves.
Career and Rise to Fame
Katie Lowes kicked off her acting career in 2004 when she was cast in the FX TV series Rescue Me. Later in the same year, she appeared in the soap opera As the World Turns where she played a recurring role as Megan until 2005. She followed it up with guest appearances in Hate, Guiding Light, Damage Control, Without a Trace, The Sopranos, and NCIS, etc.
The actress made her big screen debut in 2008 when she portrayed the role of a Hospital Intern in the horror film No Man’s Land: The Rise of Reeker. The following year, she starred alongside Megan Fox, and Tyrese Gibson in the sci-fi action thriller Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. She also featured in The Job and Circle of Eight in the same year. Katie made a remarkable performance in Roel Reine’s film Bear where she co-starred with Patrick Scott Lewis in 2010. She followed it up with an appearance alongside Kyle Chandler and Joel Courtney in Steven Spielberg’s Super 8 in 2011.
The actress came into the limelight following her break out role in the political thriller series Scandal where she portrayed the role of Quinn Perkins alongside Kerry Washington, Portia de Rossi and Bellamy Young from 2012 to 2018. Her other notable movies include Castle, Easy Money, Voltron: Legendary Defender, Royal Pains, Closer, and Cafe, among others. She has featured as a voice actress in animated series such as Big Hero 6, Zootopia, Frozen, and Ralph Break the Internet, etc.
Family: Husband and Kids
While Katie Lowes has been enjoying a flourishing acting career, she is equally successful in her love life. The actress is happily married to a man named Adam Shapiro. Adam is an American actor cum film director, best known for his work on movies such as Sense8 and Steve Jobs, among others. Born and raised in Philadelphia, United States; Adam completed his education at the University of Maryland. He is the co-founder of the IAMA Theatre Company and he has won several awards for his wonderful performances.
The amazing couple met each other several years ago and have co-starred in numerous movies including Scandal, Grey’s Anatomy, and Waitress, just to mention a few. After a few years of successful relationship, Katie and Adam walked down the aisle in 2012. Together, they have a son named Albee Shapiro, born on 5th October 2017. The couple has been living happily ever after and the word divorce doesn’t seem to exist in their dictionary. They currently reside in Los Angeles, California in the United States.
Katie Lowes Body Measurements
The actress is very gorgeous and smart with an attractive personality. Katie is tall, standing at a height of 5 feet 5 inches which is the average height for American women. She also has an ideal body weight of 62 kg and wonderful body measurements of 36-26-37 inches. In addition, Katie wears a bra of size 34B, a dress of size 8 (US) and has a shoe/feet size of 7 (US).