Katherine Heigl was born in Washington DC in 1978. Katherine was the youngest of four children and grew up in New Canaan Connecticut. When she was just nine an aunt took pictures of her and sent them to a New York modeling agency soon after she was posing for magazines and catalogue ads followed by commercials. In 94 she got her first leading role in My Father the Hero. She then played a role in Under Siege 2 , and the Bride of Chucky. After high school Katherine joined the cast of Roswell. Once the show was cancelled she did some minor work until she got signed for Grey’s Anatomy which gave her much deserved attention. Since then she’s been in more successful movies such as Knocked up, and 27 Dresses and The Ugly Truth. In 2007 she married Josh Kelley.