Katherine Heigl, in full Katherine Marie Heigl, (conceived November 24, 1978, Washington, D.C., U.S.), American performing artist known for her work on the TV arrangement Gray’s Anatomy and for parts in a progression of well known rom-coms.
Heigl began displaying while a kid and inevitably showed up in TV plugs. In 1992 she influenced her motion picture to make a big appearance in That Night, and minor parts in a progression of movies took after. In the wake of moving on from secondary school, she moved to Los Angeles to seek after an acting vocation. She rapidly discovered customary work, incorporating into the comic dream Wish upon a Star (1996) and the thriller Bride of Chucky (1998).
In 1999 she handled a part in the sci-fi TV arrangement Roswell, which turned into a clique hit, and collected much consideration as the outsider Isabel. After Roswell finished in 2002, she featured in a few TV motion pictures, including Love Comes Softly (2003) and a continuation, Love’s Enduring Promise (2004). In 2005 Heigl got her enormous break when she was given a role as Dr. Isobel (Izzie) Stevens in Gray’s Anatomy. The emotional arrangement about the lives of surgical assistants was a quick achievement and made Heigl a star. In 2007 she got an Emmy Award for best supporting performer. Heigl left the show in 2010.
Notwithstanding her TV work, Heigl kept on showing up in include films, however it was not until her part in Knocked Up (2007) that she scored a noteworthy hit. The unusual lighthearted comedy focused on a stimulation correspondent (played by Heigl) who has an inebriated one-night remain with a stoner (Seth Rogen). At the point when Heigl’s character ends up pregnant and chooses to keep the child, the impossible couple endeavor to shape an enduring relationship. In spite of her later claim that the film was “somewhat sexist,” it was a basic and business achievement, earning about $220 million around the world.
Heigl’s consequent films incorporate the cheerful 27 Dresses (2008), in which she featured as a serial bridesmaid searching for Mr. Right, The Ugly Truth (2009), and Life As We Know It (2010), about a confused couple endowed with raising a stranded newborn child. She additionally showed up in the activity comedies Killers (2010), as a lady who unwittingly weds a previous professional killer, and One for the Money (2012), as a beginner abundance seeker. The last film depended on a top rated novel by Janet Evanovich. In the spine chiller Unforgettable (2017) Heigl played a lady who threatens her ex’s life partner. Notwithstanding her featuring turns, she had parts in the group lighthearted comedies New Year’s Eve (2011) and The Big Wedding (2013). She voiced a squirrel in the PC energized satire The Nut Job (2014) and its spin-off (2017).