Catherine Oxenberg( Actress)
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Biography Catherine Oxenberg
Date of Birth: September 22, 1961
. Hometown: New York.
. Katherine was named in honor of its famous cousin - Catherine the Great.
. Father: Howard Oxenberg, a businessman.
. Mother: Yugoslav Princess Elizabeth.
. Sister: Christina Oxenberg (1962
. pp.) famous novelist. One of her books "Royal Blue" is dedicated to the famous sister, actress and mother-in exile, Princess Elizabeth of Yugoslavia.
. Children: daughter Maya, and India.
. Husband: Casper Van Dien ( "Starship Troopers").
. When she was 4 years old, his parents divorced
. His mother married again and settled in London with her daughter. Catherine has lived in London until the age of 14, then returned to the United States, was admitted to a private college "St. Paul's School ", which has been preparing applicants for admission to Harvard.
In college, Katherine was so absorbed in theatrical productions, that by enrolling in Harvard, decided to postpone the start of school for a year to devote himself to study acting course Zaraffa Stanley and Joanne Baron. As a result, she continued her education at Columbia University, where she studied philosophy, psychology and mythology. At that time, became involved in the demonstration models, it was some kind of experiment. This activity has a major drawback. Model always knows that it is aimed the camera and poses, that is not behaving quite naturally. Catherine became interested in dramatic art through communion with the great theater and film actor Richard Burton, who made the proposal to her mother in 1974. First acting job Oxenberg was the role of Princess Diana in "The King novel: Charles and Diana". After the role of Diana Catherine almost two years moved away from work. The reason was Manuel de Prado, 31-year-old Spanish banker. However, this relationship soon ended. Ten years later, she starred as the beautiful princess is in another movie - "Charles and Diana: Living in misery". At this time the actress looked at his heroine in a somewhat different rakuse. This fame Oxenberg with the role of Amanda Carrington in the famous series of Aaron Spelling's "Dynasty". Amanda - the daughter of a wealthy industrialist, Blake Carrington (John Forsythe) and his ex-wife Alexis (Joan Collins). After roles in "Dynasty" offers poured in for Catherine. She played the role of Princess Elise in the television movie "Roman Holiday" (in the same role once shone Audrey Hepburn), appeared in two Australian mini-series "Bon" and "Ring of scorpion". Then a year left Mexico to star in an 22-episode series "The heat in Acapulco" as Ashley Hunter-Coddington. His last work actress on television is the movie "miracles, make postcards". On the account of an actress for more than thirty films and serials. Among them "The Lair of the White Worm", "Flying Dutchman", "In poisah King Arthur", "Code" Omega "and many others. etc.