Kate Beckinsale was born on July 26, 1973 in Finsbury Park, England. She is the only daughter of actor Richard Beckinsale and actress Judy Loe. In her teens, she won the British bookseller W.H. Smith Young Writers’ competition twice.
She was a Modern Languages student at New College, Oxford but left after finishing three years of study to concentrate on acting. She went on appearing in a made-for-TV movie Cold Comfort Farm.
After seeking film work in the US and after appearing in small-scale dramas, she had a break-out year in 2001 with starring roles in Pearl Harbor and Serendipity.
Age in 2014: 41 (26 July 1973)
Height in Meters: 1.70m
Height in Centimeters: 170cm
Height in Feet: 5 Feet 7 Inches
Weight in Kilograms: 52kg
Weight in Pounds: 115lbs
Body Measurement and Size: 34-23-34
Bra Size: 34B
Eye Color: Brown