Catherine Zeta Jones. biography
NAME:Catherine Zeta Jones BIRTH DATE:September 25, 1969 (Age: 44) PLACE OF BIRTH:Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales
Actress Catherine Zeta Jones was born on September 25, 1969 in Swansea, West Glamorgan, Wales.
She began acting at an early age, playing the lead in the production of Annie at Swansea's Grand Theater. After a successful stint overseas, Catherine came to America to enhance her career.
Catherine's first major role came in the 1996 action film, The Phantom. Soon after, she was cast in The Mask of Zorro opposite Antonio Banderas.
Zeta-Jones earned a Golden Globe nomination for her performance in Traffic. In 2002, she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the musical Chicago.
Catherine is married to actor Michael Douglas and the couple has two children.
Did you know…
- She is the face of Di Modolo jewelry
- She bought her 84-year old grandma a new pair of knees for Christmas
- She is the highest paid actress in Britain
- She loves to golf
- She is afraid of turkeys
- Her and husband Michael Douglas share the same birthday
- Her favorite book in The Great Gatsby