Beautiful And Successful Kate Mara (40+ Photos)
Kate Rooney Mara born February 27, 1983 (age 34), in Bedford, New York, United States. She is well known American actress. Her career began in 1997. Her first audition was for the NBC police drama Homicide: Life on the Street. She did not get the role but knew from then on that she just wanted to act. Mara graduated from Fox Lane High School a year early and was accepted into the Tisch School of the arts at New York University to study musical theatre, but she eventually deferred her slot to work as an actress.
Mara’s first television role was in the NBC legal drama Law & Order in 1997. She went on to guest star on numerous television series, including Madigan Men, Ed and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Mara landed two recurring roles in 2003, as Kate on Everwood. She made her stage debut in 2003 at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in John Guare’s Landscape of the Body with Lili Taylor.
Mara made her film debut was in Random Hearts, with Harrison Ford in 1999, directed by Sydney Pollack. She signed with the William Morris Agency, and was included on the New York Daily News list of “10 young actors who have a shot at making it big” at the start of 2006.
In 2007, she finished her work in the film Transsiberian by Brad Anderson, which takes place on the Trans-Siberian Railway that runs from China to Moscow. She spent three months shooting the thriller in Vilnius, Lithuania, starting in December 2006. The film also shot on location in Beijing and Russia. Mara played Abby, a 20-year-old runaway from Seattle. Transsiberian premiered at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival in January 2008.
In 2017, Mara will appear in Megan Leavey as the titular character directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite. Set for release on June 9, 2017. She will also star alongside Ellen Page in Mercy, and serve as a produce for the film.
In late 2015, Mara began dating her Fantastic Four co-star Jamie Bell and in January 2017, the couple got engaged. Mara is one of the faces of the Humane Society of the United States. In 2015, she was featured in one of their campaign videos to promote Meatless Monday.