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 in 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 Ex-Husband 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, in their farmland in Madison County, Virginia. The wedding was second for Cates who already divorced her first husband (details undisclosed to date).
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 contests.
While 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 the 2010 commercially hit film Due Date starring Robert Downey Jr. and Zach Galifianakis.
Both of their children are now grown-ups; reportedly, Naiia is currently in a relationship with her boyfriend named Stutz Elliott as of July 2021. She works as a DJ and has more than 76.8K followers on her Instagram (@naiia). Jakob is also active on Instagram (@julrich21) and pursues modeling; has signed with VISION Los Angeles agency.
Relationship Status Post-Divorce
After their divorce, Cates remained away from relationship highlights. On the other, her ex-husband Skeet Ulrich was in a marital relationship with Amelia Jackson-Gray (2012- 2015) & was formerly engaged with model Rose Costa (2016-2017).
Moreover, Ulrich briefly dated model Megan Blake Irwin; their relationship lasted for 4 months from May 2020 to September 2020. Then, the American actor sparked dating rumors with Katy Keene actress Lucy Hale after they met on a lunch date in February 2021. After a few months of dating, as per US Magazine, they broke up in spring 2021.
What Is Georgina Cates' Age and Height?
Georgina was born Clare Woodgate on January 14, 1975, in Colchester, Essex, England, the UK. As of 2021, the English actress is 46 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 the hidden camera comedy film Jacka s s 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 1.8K followers as of mid-2021.
Net Worth In 2021
Online sources estimate Georgina Cates' net worth at $1.8 million as of mid-2021. Indeed, she acc u mulated a hefty fortune through her acting skills & earns a considerable sum through photography as well. According to Gla s sdoor, 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 2021. As reported, Ulrich owns a 3,140 square foot house with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, for which he paid $2.05 million in 2005.
by chandra, 02 Oct, 2020