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Katherine Heigl

Katherine Marie Heigl ( /ˈhaɪɡəl/; born November 24, 1978) is an American actress and producer. She is possibly best known for her role as Dr. Isobel "Izzie" Stevens on ABC's medical drama Grey's Anatomy from 2005 to 2010, for which she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 2007. She has also starred in films such as Under Siege 2: Dark Territory, Zyzzyx Road, Knocked Up, 27 Dresses, The Ugly Truth, Killers, Life As We Know It, New Year's Eve, and One for the Money. Heigl started her career as a child model with Wilhelmina Models before she turned her attention to acting. She made her debut in the coming-of-age film That Night. Heigl co-starred as Isabel Evans in the television series Roswell and movies including My Father the Hero before landing her break-out role in Grey's Anatomy. Heigl has established herself as a cover model appearing on numerous publications including Maxim, Vanity Fair and Cosmopolitan. Heigl is married to singer Josh Kelley, with whom she has two daughters. Heigl was born in Washington, D.C., at Columbia Hospital for Women. She is the daughter of Nancy (née Engelhardt), a personnel manager, and Paul Heigl, a

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Kat Heigl: Won't Go Nude for Fur Just Yet

Kat Heigl: Won't Go Nude for Fur Just Yet

Katherine Heigl was seen sporting a PETA t-shirt while on a run to a local liquor store -- but when asked about it, Kat revealed that it's not quite what it seems!… READ MORE >

Heigl: WTF Is This "Grey's Anatomy" Mag?

Heigl:
WTF is This 'Grey's Anatomy' Mag?

TMZ caught potty-mouthed Katherine Heigl outside of a "Grey's" event at UCLA, cursing that she had no clue "Grey's Anatomy Magazine" existed -- uh, it launched over a year ago! Also in LA, Gothic… READ MORE >

- 2486 days ago
T.R. Knight = Katherine Heigl's Bitch

T.R. Knight = Katherine Heigl's Bitch

At a "Grey's Anatomy" event at UCLA's Royce Hall, Katherine Heigl decided she didn't want T.R. Knight to sign any more autographs -- and literally pushed, pulled and jerked him around until he… READ MORE >

- 2490 days ago
Heigl: Call in the Gays!

Heigl: Call in the Gays!

Katherine Heigl clearly needs all the decorating help she can get, judging by the chandelier she just bought. What to do?!? T.R. Knight to the rescue! He dropped by Kat's newly purchased home to… READ MORE >

- 2494 days ago
Katherine Heigl Robbed by Morons

Katherine Heigl Robbed by Morons

One of Katherine Heigl and hubby Josh Kelley's cars was broken into -- but the idiot burglar left some pretty pricey valuables behind. insertBCSinglePlayer(1406588950);The two returned to their… READ MORE >

- 2514 days ago
People. She Smokes. Get Over It.

People. She Smokes. Get Over It.

Proud smoker Katherine Heigl knocked out nearly half a pack of smokes last night at Katsuya -- where she spent as much time with her cigs as she did with her birthday boy husband, Josh Kelley.… READ MORE >

- 2521 days ago
Katherine Heigl Needs Another Coat

Katherine Heigl Needs Another Coat

Katherine Heigl may have 27 dresses, but in New York, it all came down to two coats.insertBCSinglePlayer(1382944413);TMZ spotted Heigl at Tod's in New York, and she was trying to decide between a… READ MORE >

- 2532 days ago
Creepiest. Guy. Ever.

Creepiest. Guy. Ever.

It's only been one day since the Number One Fan gifted Katherine Heigl with a box of Nicorette -- and he's already hunted her down to check on her progress!insertBCSinglePlayer(1381421367);Heigl's… READ MORE >

- 2533 days ago
Katherine Heigl -- Ready to Patch Things Up?

Katherine Heigl -- Ready to Patch Things Up?

Katherine Heigl is desperate to quit smoking. And her fans, well at least one in particular, really, really want to help her out.insertBCSinglePlayer(1380400318);The "Knocked Up" knockout… READ MORE >

- 2535 days ago
Photog Grabs Hold of Heigl's Carpet

Photog Grabs Hold of Heigl's Carpet

With her frequent Robertson Blvd. shopping sprees, the paparazzi have been making some money off Katherine Heigl. Yesterday, one of them repaid her -- by helping her move furniture! Heigl and new… READ MORE >

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