Studied for awhile at UCLA, and wanted to be either
a surgeon or a biomedical engineer.
Has a heart
tattoo on her ankle.
the Persian language Farsi.
Is very physically
fit and loves all sports, particularly kick-boxing,
skiing, and snowboarding.
was in her 20s, she had thyroid cancer and had to have
her thyroid removed. She doesn't cover the scar on her
neck because she thinks it's kind of cool.
at The Beverly Hills Playhouse with Milton Katselas.
in FHM's Sexiest Girls of 2002 poll, American edition.
She came in at #84 in the 2001 poll. [June 2002]
Was a contestant
on Match Game 90 and introduced herself as Cathy Bell,
a massage therapist. She won $900, but didn't make it
to the final Super Match round.
2001 NFL season began, in a survey of 70 celebrities
who had nothing to do with football conducted by "The
Sporting News," she correctly predicted that the
New England Patriots would eventually beat the St. Louis
Rams in the season-ending Super Bowl by the score of
20 to 17. This amazing prediction was made despite the
fact that vast majority of "football experts"
didn't think the Patriots would even make the playoffs
much less get to the Super Bowl. She's the only person
to have ever correctly predicted the participants in,
winner, and final score of a Super Bowl before a season
begun in a published article in a major sports periodical
to a daughter, Gemma on 16 April 2003
"This huge life-changing moment of going from zero
to ninety in two seconds!"
were showing you how to throw up. You are taking diet
pills. Everyone is partying, so you start drinking a
lot, and drugs. A couple of years messed me up for a
boring. He`s not interesting because he`s so normal.
He calls when he says he`s going to call, shows up when
he`s supposed to."
say it`s realistic, but they wouldn`t do 90% of the
stuff we do. They spend most of their time in court
and not hanging from the bottom of helicopters, ha ha;
but they do say we put forward a very realistic portrayal
other than that."
husband and I were sitting at our dining room table
looking at a stack of bills trying to work out a way
we could pay them. We`d already borrowed money and i
was thinking we`d have to borrow more. I`d been working
two jobs and my husband had taken on another while I
did acting classes. I got the call and my agent said,
"You`re not supposed to know this yet, but you`we
got the part..." I started crying and we went out
and brought the cheapest bottle of champange we could
boring. I`m a firm believer in doing things that scare
you. I love to go bungee jumping, jump out of planes,
ride motorbikes, do kickboxing. I love all that stuff."
was strange, because I was showing my butt all day and
all these guys (on the set) were hitting on me. It was
like, "you`re showing your butt on camera, why
don`t you show me?", and they were so sleazy and
Catherine Bell - Filmography
Below is a complete filmography
(list of movies she's appeared in)
Bruce Almighty (2003) .... Susan Ortega
The (1999) (TV) .... Elizabeth Wintern
... aka Thrill Seekers (1999) (TV) (USA)
Cab to Canada (1998) (TV) .... Sandy
"JAG" (1995) TV Series .... Major/Lt. Colonel
Sarah 'Mac' Mackenzie (1997-present)
Black Thunder (1997) .... Lisa
Crash Dive (1996) (V) .... Lt. Cmdr. Lisa Stark
... aka Crash Dive: The Chase Is On (1996) (V)
Hotline Volume 3 (1996) (V)
Alien Nation: Body and Soul (1995) (TV) .... Cop
Men of War (1994) .... Grace
... aka Hombres de acero (1994) (Spain)
Mother of the Bride (1993) (TV) .... Chastity
Death Becomes Her (1992) .... Lisle Body Double
Catherine Bell - Notable TV
"Waking the Dead" (2000/II) playing
"Sam James" in episode: "Final Cut"
(episode # 3.4) 5 October 2003
"Yes, Dear" (2000) playing "Lt. Col.
Sarah 'Mac' MacKenzie" in episode: "Let's
Get Jaggy with It" (episode # 3.14) 3 February
"Sidewalks Entertainment" (1988) playing "Herself"
in episode: "Wedding Planner (Special Edition)"
(episode # 13.1) 15 November 2002
"Sin City Spectacular" (1998) (episode # 1.16)
"Sin City Spectacular" (1998) (episode # 1.10)
"Hercules: The Legendary Journeys" (1995)
playing "Cynea" in episode: "The Lady
and the Dragon" (episode # 3.10) 20 January 1997
"JAG" (1995) playing "Lt. Diane Schonke"
in episode: "Skeleton Crew" (episode # 1.22)
29 May 1996
"Hot Line" (1994) playing "Cat"
in episode: "The Brunch Club" (episode # 3.3)
"Naked Truth, The" (1995/I) in episode: "Comet
Nails Star and Vice Versa!" (episode # 1.11) 13
"Friends" (1994) playing "Robin"
in episode: "The One with the Baby on the Bus"
(episode # 2.6) 2 November 1995
"Dream On" (1990) playing "Kay Meadows"
in episode: "Those Who Can't, Edit" (episode
# 5.9) 17 August 1994