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Katrina Law is an American actress. She is known for playing the roles of Mira in the Starz television series, Spartacus: Blood and Sand and Spartacus: Vengeance, Nyssa al Ghul on The CW television series Arrow, and Karen Beach on the Sony Crackle series The Oath.

Katrina Law
Katrina Law 2014.jpg
Law at the 2014 Florida SuperCon.
Born
Alma materThe Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, B.A. Theater[1]
OccupationActress
Years active2000–present
Spouse(s)
Keith Andreen (m. 2013)
Children1
Websitemisskatrinalaw.com

LifeEdit

Law was born in Philadelphia,[2] and grew up in Deptford Township, New Jersey.[3] Her mother is Taiwanese and her father is of German and Italian descent.[2] As a teenager, she was crowned Miss New Jersey Teen USA.[4]

Law married fellow actor Keith Andreen in January 2013.[5] In December 2018, she gave birth to a daughter.[6]

CareerEdit

Law worked alongside director Adrian Picardi with producers Eric Ro and Don Le, to create a low budget web series called The Resistance.[7] Picardi was the series' official creator and director. The show was later picked up by Starz which led to Law's casting in Spartacus: Blood and Sand in 2009.[8] In 2011, Law completed an action-oriented project called "3 Minutes" with director Ross Ching, producers Don Le and George Wang, starring Harry Shum, Jr., Stephen "tWitch" Boss (the runner up on season 4 of Fox's So You Think You Can Dance), and herself.[4][9]

Since 2013, she has had a recurring role on The CW television series Arrow as Nyssa al Ghul, the daughter of the notorious leader of the League of Assassins, Ra's al Ghul.[10][11]

In 2019, she was cast as co-lead in the CBS pilot Alive, as medical examiner Elizabeth Lavenza who's husband Mark Escher (Ryan Phillipe) is bought back to life by the mysterious Dr Frankenstien (Aaron Staton).[12]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Movie Role Notes
2000 Lucky Numbers Teen Girl also known as Lucky Number (Japan: English title)
2001 Bottomfeeders Ursula
2002 Emmett's Mark Francine also known as Killing Emmett Young (video title)
2005 Choker Santo also known as Disturbance (DVD box title)
2006 All In Dealer No. 1
2007 A New Tomorrow Katherine Schatz
2008 Stiletto Biker Chick No. 2 Direct-to-video film; also known as Velvet Spider (Japan: English title)
2009 Alpha Males Experiment Jenna originally titled Knuckle Draggers
2010 The Grind Jemma
2011 3 Minutes Female Hunter Short film
2015 Death Valley Annie Gunn [13]
2015 Checkmate Katana
2017 Darkness Rising Izzy
TBA Mafiosa Alex Johnson Produced in 2010, but not released

TelevisionEdit

Year Movie Role Notes
2001 Third Watch Ani Bailey Episode: "Man Enough"
2002 Reba Morgan Brooks Episode: "The King and I"
2003 44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shoot-Out Kate Television movie
2006 If You Lived Here, You'd Be Home Now N/A Television movie
2007 The Rookie: CTU Kate Wyman Web series (spin-off of 24); main role (season 3), 6 episodes
2009 Chuck Alexis Episode: "Chuck Versus the Beefcake"
2010 Spartacus: Blood and Sand Mira Recurring role, 5 episodes
2010 Legend of the Seeker Garren the Mord Sith Episodes: "Walter", "Extinction", and "Tears"
2010 The Resistance Lana Web series; main role, 8 episodes
2012 Spartacus: Vengeance Mira Main role, 10 episodes
2013 Ch:os:en Amber 2 episodes
2013 Snow Bride Greta Kaine Television movie (Hallmark Channel)[2]
2014–2019 Arrow Nyssa al Ghul Recurring role, 19 episodes
2015 12 Gifts of Christmas Anna Parisi Television movie (Hallmark Channel)[14]
2015 Guilt Natalie Original television pilot (unaired)[15]
2016 Legends of Tomorrow Nyssa al Ghul Episode: "River of Time"
2017 Training Day Detective Rebecca Lee Main role[16]
2018–present The Oath Karen Beach Main role[17]
2018–present Sacred Lies Miss Bailey Recurring role[18]
2019 Hawaii Five-0 Quinn Liu Main role (season 10)[19]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Katrina Law as Anna on 12 Gifts of Christmas". Hallmark Channel. Retrieved October 11, 2018.
  2. ^ a b c "Katrina Law : Greta Kaine". Hallmark Channel. Archived from the original on October 18, 2015. Retrieved April 30, 2016.
  3. ^ Katalinas, Theresa (June 15, 2013). "Local Actress Has 'Remorse' in Horror Movie". West Deptford Patch. Retrieved April 30, 2016. Remorse stars Deptford native Katrina Law of the recent Spartacus TV series...
  4. ^ a b "The official website of Katrina Law". misskatrinalaw.com. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved July 30, 2015.
  5. ^ White, Chelsea (January 24, 2013). "Pictured: Spartacus star Katrina Law swaps her gladiator armour for a stunning wedding dress". Daily Mail. Retrieved July 30, 2015.
  6. ^ Jirak, Jamie (December 28, 2018). "'Arrow's Katrina Law Gives Birth to a Girl". Comic Book. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  7. ^ "Starz Digital Media's 'The Resistance' Moves to SyFy". Comicbookbin.com. Retrieved October 21, 2011.
  8. ^ Gallagher, Brian (April 16, 2010). "EXCLUSIVE: Katrina Law Discusses 'Spartacus: Blood and Sand'". MovieWeb. Retrieved July 30, 2015.
  9. ^ "Harry Shum Jr. in 3 minutes teaser trailer #2". Angry Asian Man. January 3, 2011. Retrieved July 30, 2015.
  10. ^ Abrams, Natalie (November 19, 2013). "Exclusive: Arrow Casts Spartacus Alum as Daughter of Ra's al Ghul". TV Guide. Retrieved July 30, 2015.
  11. ^ Highfill, Samantha (November 20, 2013). "Katrina Law joins 'Arrow' as Nyssa al Ghul". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved July 30, 2015.
  12. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (March 19, 2019). "Ryan Phillippe To Headline CBS' Frankenstein Pilot 'Alive', Katrina Law & Aaron Staton Also Star". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 20, 2019.
  13. ^ Barton, Steve (August 6, 2015). "Death Valley Trailer Premiere Takes Us Into the Badlands". Dread Central. Retrieved January 23, 2017.
  14. ^ "12 Gifts of Christmas, Hallmark Channel". Hallmark Channel. Retrieved November 21, 2018.
  15. ^ Wagmeister, Elizabeth (August 17, 2015). "'Arrow's' Katrina Law & Billy Zane to Star in ABC Family Drama Pilot 'Guilt'". Variety. Retrieved December 10, 2015.
  16. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (March 2, 2016). "'Training Day': Katrina Law Joins Cast Of CBS Drama Pilot". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved April 17, 2016.
  17. ^ Petski, Denise (July 7, 2017). "'The Oath': Katrina Law Cast As Female Lead In Crackle Drama Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 7, 2018.
  18. ^ Petski, Denise (April 2, 2018). "'Sacred Lies': Toby Huss Cast As Series Regular, Katrina Law & Leah Gibson To Recur on Facebook Drama Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 28, 2018.
  19. ^ Petski, Denise (August 14, 2019). "'Hawaii Five-O': Katrina Law Set As New Series Regular For Season 10 Of CBS Drama". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 15, 2019.

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