Katherine Evelyn Anita (Katie) Cassidy is an American actress, singer, and model. Her most recognizable roles were played in the films “Black Christmas”, “Monte Carlo”, “Click: with the remote for life”, “A Nightmare on Elm Street”, “Hostage” and in the television series “Supernatural”, “Harper’s Island”, “Melrose Place” and “Arrow”. Cassidy had her breakthrough in 2012, after being cast as Laurel Lance / Black Canary, one of the main protagonists on the television series Arrow, which spawned an entire franchise known as the Arrowverse. Cassidy reprises her role in The Flash, Legends of Tomorrow and voiced the character in the animated web series Vixen.
Katie Cassidy plastic surgery
Katie Cassidy has been the subject of cosmetic surgery rumors due to the change of her facial features in the second season of “Arrow”. The only thing that fans suspect the star is in the plastic nose. However, here everything is very ambiguous.
Katie Cassidy Childhood
She is the only daughter from the short-lived relationship of actor and singer David Cassidy and fashion model Sherry Williams. Cassidy’s paternal grandparents were actors Jack Cassidy and Evelyn Ward and she is the niece of teen idol and television producer Shaun Cassidy and actor Patrick Cassidy. Cassidy has a younger half-brother named Beau, born in 1991, from her father’s third marriage to Sue Shifrin.
After Cassidy’s parents ended their relationship, she was raised by her mother and stepfather Richard Benedon. David Cassidy has spoken of his absence from Katie’s life, saying in February 2017: “I’ve never had a relationship with her. I wasn’t her father. I was her biological father but I didn’t raise her. She has a completely different life. I’m proud of her. She’s very talented. It’s hard for me to even accept how old she is now.” In her youth, Cassidy was on the competitive cheerleader team the California Flyers. A resident of Bell Canyon, California, she attended Calabasas High School.
Live and mobile, Katie early began to engage in the acrobatic studio, and she has prophesied a great sports career. But the girl began to dance. Then she got a voice, and she went to the vocal studio. Well, what kind of singing without the knowledge of at least the basics of music? Katie enrolled in the school of music. Categorically stating to parents that after school she will come only in the theater, Katie began to prepare. She attended acting classes, and there she was quickly noticed and began to be invited to small roles in professional productions.
Katie Cassidy Career
In 2003, Cassidy made her television and acting debut appearing in an episode of the Lifetime drama series The Division. Cassidy has continued to guest appearances in television shows such as Celebrity Apprentice 4, Listen Up! and New Girl. In 2005, Cassidy appeared in a recurring role on The WB’s series 7th Heaven over the course of four episodes. That same year, she also appeared on the UPN teen drama series Sex, Love & Secrets.
In 2006, Cassidy made her film debut as Tiffany Madison in the horror film When a Stranger Calls. Cassidy has gone on to have notable supporting roles in films Click, Taken and Live!.
In February 2006, Cassidy was cast as Kelli Presley in the Dimension Films horror-slasher film Black Christmas, a remake of the 1974 film. The film centers on an escaped maniac who returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and one by one kills all of the sorority sisters. The film was released on December 15, 2006, to negative reviews from critics. The film was a moderate success, making over $50 million worldwide.
Debut lead role, the image of Ruby in the TV show “Supernatural”, made Katie a real star.
In 2010 she got one of the main roles in the remake of the classic horror movie “Nightmares on Elm Street”. This work secured her status as a popular actress, and now she’s starting to get a lot of offers for the lead roles. Today she is involved in several projects, her filmography includes more than 30 films and serials. Katie tried herself as a singer. But this career failed. In 2002, Katie recorded her debut single, who was a cover of one of her famous father’s songs. But there was no commercial success of the project and the producer refused to continue the promotion of the failed singer.
Katie Cassidy Personal life
While working on the recording of her first soundtrack, Katie meets young singer Jesse McCartney. Romantic feelings erupt between young people, and they begin to date. At first, they tried to hide the relationship from the public eye and appear together for the first time only in 2006.
In 2012, her new lover was handsome and women’s favorite Jerry Ferrara, the relationship with him continues to this day. In the life of Katie prefers independence and an active lifestyle. She manages even in her busy schedule to find time for everything she is interested in: dancing, yoga, meeting friends, dancing and acting classes. And she loves tattoos, which are now on her body more than 20, most of which illustrate the life position of the girl “Love yourself”, “Be yourself”.