Katherine Moennig– Biography, Facts & Life Story
Katherine Moennig is an eminent American actress and also well known for her role as Shane McCutcheon on The L Word, as well as Jake Pratt on Young Americans. Currently, she stars as Dr. Miranda Foster on CBS Three Rivers.
When did Katherine Moennig come out a Lesbian?
Katherine Moennig has played Shane McCutcheon on the show at the age of 15 years ago. And anyone who’s watched The L Word will tell you Shane was also an iconic character.
Additionally, Shane was also responsible for many LGBTQ+ women figuring out they weren’t straight, and also had a shag haircut years before they became trendy.
In addition, RuPaul also asked Moennig if she always knew she was a lesbian, and Kate said, “Well, I grew up Catholic and I went to Catholic school for 13 years so I wasn’t really in an environment to investigate that, especially at that time in the ‘80s and the ‘90s.
Back then you didn’t. That shit did not exist.” Then, Kate told Ru and Michelle that she’d dated guys before working on the show and that she was able to “appreciate their beauty”.
Katherine Moennig- Early Life
How old is Katherine Moennig?- Katherine was born Katherine Sian Moennig in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the United States on December 29, 1977.
Currently, she will 46 years old in the end of 2023 and her zodiac sign is Capricorn. Katherine’s father‘s name is William H. Moennig III, who is a violin-maker and her mother‘s name is Mary Zahn, who is a Broadway dancer.
Whereas Her father’s maternal half-sister is actress Blythe Danner, thus she is a half-first cousin of Gwyneth Paltrow and Jake Paltrow. She holds an American nationality and mixed (German- Scottish- Irish) ethnicity.
Katherine studied at the Academy of Notre Dame de Namur in Villanova, Pennsylvania. Later, she moved to New York to study at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Is Katherine Moennig married?- Katherine is married to the well-known film director and musician, Ana Rezende, in the year 2017.
Additionally, she stays low-key regarding her love life, and she doesn’t share pictures of her with a partner on any social media.
However, she also revealed her wedding news in an interview with RuPaul’s podcast “What’s The Tee with Michelle Visage” in September 2019.
She said; “I never really cared about getting married, to be honest. It never was important. It just happened organically,”.
Previously, she was in a relationship with Evan Rachel Wood in the year 2014, Holly Miranda in 2008 to 2013, and Amanda Moore.
Katherine Moennig- Wiki and Facts
|Real Name||Katherine Moennig|
|Birthday||December 29, 1977|
|Birthplace||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Ethnicity||Mixed (German- Scottish-Irish)|
|Mother’s Name||Mary Zahn|
|Father’s Name||William H. Moennig III|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches (1.72m)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Brands||Clairvoyance 138 Water, Wildfang|
Net Worth 2022/2023
What is Katherine Moennig‘s net worth?- Katherine has an estimated net worth of around $2 million. But, she has not revealed her salary.
Rumors and Controversy
There was a rumor that she is dedicated not to be married still there are rumors of her affairs. She is rumored to have hooked up with Francesca Gregorini in the year 2005.
Katherine Moennig- Height, Weight
How tall is Katherine Moennig?- KatherineMoennig has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs is 57Kg. She has dark brown hair and hazel eyes. But, her dress size, shoe size, and body measurement are disclosed.
Social Media Appearance
She has around 239.9K followers on Twitter and over 709K followers on Instagram. But, she is not active on Facebook.