Stana Katic is an American-Canadian actress famous for portraying the role of Detective Kate Beckett in “Castle,” ABC’s hit television series. Born on April 26, 1978, Katic has appeared in numerous films and television series, including “Heroes,” “24,” “Feast of Love,” “Quantum of Solace” and “The Librarian.”
Katic is of Croatian Serb descent, born in Hamilton, Ontario. She married Kris Brkljac on April 25, 2015. She is fluent in numerous languages, including English, Italian, French, Croatian and Serbian.
Along with her “Castle” co-star Nathan Fillion, Katic has won the Favorite TV Couple award three years in a row, in 2011, 2012 and 2013, at the TV Guide Magazine's Fan Favorites Awards. She also won the Favorite Dramatic TV Actress award at the People's Choice Awards in 2013, 2014 and 2015.