Kate Burton

Active - 1969 - Present  |   Born - Sep 10, 1957 in Geneva, Switzerland  |   Genres - Comedy Drama, Drama, Thriller

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  • Retained her British citizenship after her family moved to Manhattan, but considers herself to be an American actress.
  • Made her silver-screen debut in 1969 in Anne of the Thousand Days, which starred her famous father, Richard.
  • Was nominated for two Tony Awards in 2002 for her work in Hedda Gabler and The Elephant Man.
  • Received an honorary doctorate from Brown University, her alma mater, in 2007.
  • Portrayed all of the adult female roles in the 2008 hit Broadway show Spring Awakening.
  • Narrated audio books for novels written by Patricia Cornwell, Lisa Scottoline, Iris Johansen and Dean Koontz.