Catherine Walker Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 11 Aug, 2020
Facts of Catherine Walker
Date of Birth: 1975
Birth Nation: Ireland
Name Catherine Walker
Birth Name Catherine Walker
Nationality Irish
Birth Place/City Dublin, Ireland
Profession Actress
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Brown
Married No
Children No
Awards Irish Theatre Award
Movies Leap Year, Dark Touch, Patrick's Day, The Delinquent Season, We Ourselves, The Curse of Audrey Earnshaw
TV Show Holby City, The Clinic, Strike Back, Critical, Acceptable Risk, Versailles, Rig 45, Finding Joy, Resistance, Shetland, Cursed, The Deceived
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Catherine Walker is an Irish stage and screen actress most known for her work on television in shows like Holby City, The Clinic, Strike Back, Acceptable Risk, Versailles, Rig 45, Finding Joy, Shetland, Cursed, and The Deceived.

When was Catherine Walker Born?

Catherine Walker was born in 1975 in Dublin, Ireland. 

Career 

Catherine Walker is a stage and screen actress. After making her on-screen debut in 1994 and performing primarily in short movies like Skate and Pteranodon, Walker turned to stage acting.  

She has performed on-stage in the Royal Shakespeare Company production of the William Shakespeare play "Richard II" at The Pit Theatre in London, England in 2000. Additionally, she also performed in a 2001 Chichester Festival Production of the Tennessee Williams play, "Stairs to the Roof", at the Minerva Studio Theatre in Chichester, West Sussex, England.     

Walker won the Irish Times Irish Theatre Award for Best Actress twice for her performance in the plays What Happened Bridgie Cleary and The Talk of the Town at the Peacock Theatre and the Project Arts Centre in Dublin, respectively.     

Walker made her feature film debut in the 2003 crime thriller Conspiracy of Silence. She had prominent roles as Jodie Maxwell in the BBC One medical drama Holby City, Lisa Tobin in the BBC One police procedural crime drama Waking the Dead, and Alice O'Brien in the Irish primetime medical drama series The Clinic.

Catherine Walker as Mairead McKenna in Strike Back SOURCE: IMDb

She went on to have high-profile appearances on shows like Sky One's Strike Back, Sky 1's Critical, RTÉ's Acceptable Risk, Canal+'s Versailles, Amazon Prime's Finding Joy, and More4's Resistance.

Recently, Walker plays Lenore in the Netflix fantasy drama series Cursed starring  Katherine LangfordDevon Terrell, Bella Dayne, and Gustaf Skarsgård, among others. She also starred as Roisin Mulvery in the Channel 5 four-part drama miniseries The Deceived.         

Besides her television appearances, Walker has been seen in such movies as Leap Year, Patrick's Day, The Delinquent Season, We Ourselves, and The Curse of Audrey Earnshaw.      

Has an Estimated Net Worth of $500 Thousand

As of August 2020, Catherine Walker is estimated to have a net worth of around $500 thousand. Her net worth comes from her highly prolific career as a stage and screen actress.

Catherine Walker (left) in the Old Vic Theatre production of Fanny and Alexander SOURCE: Financial Times

Despite having an eminent stage career and appearing on such movies as Leap Year, Patrick's Day, The Delinquent Season, We Ourselves, and The Curse of Audrey Earnshaw, Walker is perhaps most known for her television career. She has been a fixture of English television shows for many years and has had prominent appearances on television shows like Holby City, The Clinic, Strike Back, Acceptable Risk, Versailles, Rig 45, Finding Joy, Shetland, Cursed, and The Deceived.

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