Who is Katrina Bowden?

American actress Katrina Bowden was born in Wyckoff, New Jersey USA, on 19 September 1988, under the zodiac sign of Virgo. She’s appeared in nearly 50 movies and TV series, and is probably still best known for her playing of Allison in the 2010 horror comedy movie “Tucker and Dale vs Evil”, written and directed by Eli Craig, and in which she starred alongside Tyler Labine and Alan Tudyk. It follows Dale and Tucker as they’re vacationing at their mountain cabin, while a group of college students have mistaken them for murderers; the movie won 10 of its 24 award nominations.

Education and early life

Katrina and her brother Phillip were raised in Wyckoff by their father whose name remains undisclosed, and their mother Karen Kiraly Bowden; nothing else about Katrina’s family’s known, because she respects their privacy.

She studied at Saint Thomas More School which is no longer open, and it was during her time there that she fell in love with acting; Katrina continued her education at Immaculate Heart Academy, and was a member of the school’s drama club, while it’s believed that she was also on the school’s cheerleading team.

She matriculated in 2007, and then chose acting over pursuing a college degree.

Roles in TV series

Katrina’s debut TV series appearance was her playing of Danna Simpson in the 2006 episode “Gone” of the mystery crime drama “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”. She was then invited to appear in an episode or two of the romantic drama “One Life to Live”, the mystery crime comedy “Psych”, and the romantic comedy drama “Ugly Betty”.

The year 2010 saw her appear in two episodes of the comedy “30 Rock: Cerie’s Vlog”, and she also played Hillary in the episode “I Just Got Voodoo’d” of the comedy “Pretend Time”. Katrina gained recognition with her portrayal of Holly in the 2012 episode “Holly” of the romantic comedy “New Girl”, which Elizabeth Meriwether created, and which starred Max Greenfield, Jake Johnson and Zooey Deschanel. It follows the life of recently single Jess, who’s just moved in with three single boys; the series aired from 2011 to 2018 and won 11 of its 97 award nominations.

Katrina’s also known for her portrayal of Cerie in the hit comedy “30 Rock”, which Tina Fey created and starred in, alongside Tracy Morgan and Alec Baldwin. It follows head writer of the comedy series “TGS with Tracy Jordan” Liz Lemon, the series aired from 2006 to 2013, and won 106 of its 448 award nominations.

In 2015, Katrina played Fortune in 10 episodes of the crime drama “Public Morals”, and she then appeared in the 2018 episode “Shrapnel” of the crime drama “Dirty John”, and the 2019 pilot episode of the mystery crime drama “I Am the Night”.

Since 2019, she’s been portraying Florence ‘Flo’ Fulton in the soap opera “The Bold and the Beautiful”, which has been airing since 1987, and today numbers nearly 9,000 episodes, while it’s won 127 of its 520 award nominations.

Roles in movies

Katrina’s debut film appearance was in the 2007 mystery crime drama “Reckless Behavior: Caught on Tape”, and some of her following roles were in the 2008 romantic comedy “Sex Drive”, the 2009 thriller comedy “National Lampoon’s Ratko: The Dictator’s Son” and the  mystery horror thriller “The Shortcut” in the same year.

2012 saw her portray Mia in the comedy “American Reunion”, directed by Hayden Schlossberg and Jon Hurwitz, and which starred Jason Biggs, Seann William Scott and Alyson Hannigan. It follows the high school reunion of Stifler, Michelle and Jim, and the movie won one of its five award nominations.

In 2013, Katrina played Natalie in the comedy “Scary Movie V”, while she then portrayed Deanna in the  comedy “A True Story” and Danni Rogers in the  horror thriller “Nurse”, both in 2013.

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In 2018, she played the lead character Alex Burns in the romantic comedy drama “Love on the Slopes”, starring alongside Thomas Beaudoin and Elysia Rotaru. It follows a writer who’s writing an article about extreme sports, and has fallen in love with an extreme sports photographer.

Katrina’s three most recent film roles have been in the 2021 romantic comedy drama “Senior Moment”, the 2021 horror thriller “Great White”, and the 2022 romantic drama “The Most Colorful Time of the Year”; she’s currently shooting for the upcoming movies “Old Dads”, “Dead Wrong” and “Morning Shine”.

Other credits

Katrina was featured in the 2005 documentary movie “Fall Out Boy Makes a Video”, and the 2008 documentary TV special “The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards”.

She’s recently made a guest appearance in the talk-shows “Fashion News Live”, “Home & Family” and “Entertainment Tonight”.

Awards and nominations

Katrina’s won one of her nine award nominations: a 2009 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, for her and her colleagues’ performance in “30 Rock”.

Love life and husband

Katrina began dating American singer-songwriter and guitarist Ben Jorgensen in the first half of 2010, when they were introduced by a mutual friend at a party; Ben’s probably best known for being a founding member of the rock ‘n’ roll band Armor for Sleep, which was formed in 2001.

Katrina and Ben became engaged on 28 January 2012, and they married at New York City’s Botanical Garden on 19 May 2013, in front of their closest friends and family members. The two don’t have children together, apparently both focused on their careers.

Katrina hasn’t shared if she’d dated any men prior to meeting Ben – she’s married to Ben Jorgensen as of September 2022, and doesn’t have children.

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Interesting facts and hobbies

The magazine “Esquire” named Katrina the sexiest woman alive in 2011.

Katrina loves running her Instagram account, and has posted nearly 2,500 pictures and videos onto the social media network, while she’s today followed by nearly 200,000 people.

She works out nearly every day and has uploaded several videos onto her Instagram account, in which she’s giving her fans advice on both exercising and dieting.

Katrina loves dogs, and has featured her pet dog Puffins in a couple of her Instagram pictures.

She enjoys being at the beach, which is probably why summer’s her favorite season.

Katrina’s favorite actresses are Julia Roberts and Kate Winslet, and her favorite movies include “My Best Friend’s Wedding”, “Mystic Pizza” and “Eat Pray Love”.

Height, eyes and net worth

Katrina’s age is 34. Her hair’s brown and eyes are green, her height’s 5ft 9ins (1.75m) and her weight is about 140lbs (64kgs).

Katrina’s net worth’s been estimated at over $1 million, as of September 2022.

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