Kate Beckinsale biography and pictures
Date of Birth: 26 July 1973
Born At: London, England
Height: 5′ 8″
Education: New College, Oxford University, Oxford, England
Profession : Actress, model
Kate Beckinsale was born 26 July 1973 in England, and has resided in London for most of her life. Her mother is Judy Loe, who has appeared in a number of British dramas and sitcoms, and continues to work as an actress, predominantly in British television productions. Her father was Richard Beckinsale, born in Nottingham, England, UK. He starred in a number of popular British television comedies during the 1970s, most notably the television series “Rising Damp” (1974), “Porridge” (1973) and “The Lovers” (1970). He passed away tragically early in 1979 at the age of 32. Kate took some time to emerge from the shadow of her father, the much-beloved comic actor Richard Beckinsale, star of Rising Damp, The Lovers and Porridge.