Georgina Cates Biography
|Date of Birth:||1975 , January-14|
|Age:||45 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United Kingdom|
|Height:||5 Feet 7 Inch|
|Birth Name||Clare Woodgate|
|Birth Place/City||Colchester, Essex, England, UK|
|Net Worth||$1.8 million|
|Married||Twice (but split)|
|Divorce||Skeet Ulrich (m. 1997- div. 2005)|
|Education||Colchester County High School for Girls|
|Online Presence||Instagram, Twitter|
|Movies||An Awfully Big Adventure (1995), A Soldier's Sweetheart (1998), Clay Pigeons (1998), Everlasting (2016)|
Georgina Cates, an English actress, turned professional in 1991, grabbed fame through her role as Stella in the 1995 film An Awfully Big Adventure. Throughout her career journey, Cates made 26 acting credits including roles in TV series and films. Having appeared the films A Soldier's Sweetheart (1998), Clay Pigeons (1998), and Everlasting (2016), the Essex-born actress got additional limelight through her relationship with now ex-husband
Is A Divorcee: Shared Twin Children With Skeet Ulrich
Cates divorced Skeet Ulrich after 8 years of marriage citing irreconcilable differences. Ulrich is an American actor famous for his appearances in Scream and The Craft; he currently works in Riverdale (2017- Present) as a recuring-turned-main cast since Season 2.
As reported, the actress met him at an Academy Awards party & began dating later. The duo married on October 5, 1997, the wedding being second for Cates who already divorced her first husband (details undisclosed to date).
Together, Georgina and Skeet welcomed twin children: son Jakob Ulrich and daughter Naiia Ulrich on March 9, 2001. As for a fact, Georgina Cates' both children are actors; Naiia and Jakob were cast in 2010 commercially hit film Due Date starring Robert Downey Jr. and Zach Galifianakis.
However, Cates and Ulrich separated in 2004 and divorced a year later, in 2005. Moreover, in February 2013, Skeet Ulrich visited court on the charge of unpaid $284,861.84 child support to Georgina but didn't plead guilty to the contest.
After their divorce, Cates remained away from relationship highlights, while Skeet Ulrich was in a marital relationship with Amelia Jackson-Gray (2012- 2015) & was formerly engaged with model Rose Costa (2016-2017).
What Is Georgina Cates' Age and Height?
Georgina was born Clare Woodgate on January 14, 1975, in Colchester, Essex, England, the UK. As of October 2020, the English actress is 45 years old and has a height of 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm).
Cates attended Colchester County High School for Girls, before landing in the acting career.
Professional Career In Acting
In 1991, Georgina Cates made her on-screen debut in the TV series 2point4 Children & worked until 1992. Thereafter, she was cast in guest roles in Casualty (1993), Chris Cross (1993), The Bill (1993- 1994), and in the film Au Pair (1994).
Cates got her career breakthrough as a lead cast Stella in the 1995 film An Awfully Big Adventure starring Alan Rickman and Hugh Grant. As for a fact, the actress was first rejected for the role, but later went for audition again reinventing herself & introduced herself as a 16-year-old Liverpool girl Georgina Cates, that won her the role. Ever since Woodgate uses the name 'Georgina Cates' rather than her real name.
Moreover, in 1995, she played Young Emma in the critically acclaimed film Frankie Starlight featuring Corban Walker & Niall Toibin. It followed her roles in the films: Clay Pigeons (1998), A Soldier's Sweetheart (1998), The Treat (1998), and Illuminata (1998) throughout the late 90s, before acting hiatus.
Georgina returned to the acing industry after an 8-year break & worked in the 2007 released film Sinner co-starring Tom Wright, Michael E. Rodgers, and Nick Chinlund.
Following a guest appearance in an episode of The Closer (2009), she was cast in hidden camera comedy film Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013); it is her highest-grossing film with $151.8 million in the box office over the budget of $15 million. Most recently, Georgina worked in Everlasting (2016) and is not active in acting since then.
What Is Georgina Cates Currently Doing?
Currently, Cates works as a photographer and owns a studio named Georgina Cates Couture. She often features her photographic skills on her Instagram account (@georginacatescouture) with over 1.9K followers in October 2020.
Net Worth In 2020
Online sources estimate Georgina Cates' net worth at $1.8 million as of October 2020. Indeed, she accumulated a hefty fortune through her acting skills & earns a considerable sum through photography as well. According to Glassdoor, the national average of a photographer in the United States is $30,367 per year.
Reportedly, her daughter Naiia Ulrich and son Jakob are worth $500,000 and $700,000 respectively. The Celebrity Net Worth reports her ex-husband Skeet Ulrich's net worth to be $5 million in 2020.