|Real Name/Full Name||Kate Rooney Mara|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Kate Mara|
|Birth Place:||Bedford, Westchester County, New York, US|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||27 February 1983|
|Age/How Old:||40 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 157 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 2″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 42 Kg
In Pounds – 115 lbs
|Eye Color:||Light Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father– Timothy Christopher Mara
Mother – Kathleen McNulty Mara
|Siblings:||Rooney Mara, Conor Mara, Daniel Mara|
|School:||Fox Lane High School, Bedford, New York|
|College:||New York University|
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Jamie Bell|
|Profession:||Actress, Film Producer|
|Net Worth:||$15 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Kate Rooney Mara is a renowned American based actress and a film producer. She is popularly known for her work in the Netflix political drama ‘House of Cards’ for playing the role – Zoe Barnes. Kate has her ancestry of Irish, German and French-Canadian on her father’s side, and Irish and Italian on her mother’s side.
Kate has a sister Rooney Mara who also stepped into the film industry in her 20s. Kate appeared in various movies and musicals like Bloody Mary, We Are Marshall- a historical drama, Iron Man 2, 127 Hours, The Californians, The Open Road, Big Guy, Stone of Destiny, etc.
Well, how well do you know about Kate Mara? If not much, here is what we know about Kate Mara to date.
Biography and Early Life
Kate Mara was born in a famous professional football household on February 27, 1983. Since early childhood, Kate was more interested into stage life. She became a professional even before she was out of high school. She has done theatre and musical plays in her school life, which led her to a massive career in her later life. Both her mother and father’s families were famous in the football world. Her great-grandfather, Timothy James Mara, founded the New York Giants.
As a child, Kate had a very limited friend circle, and she made almost no friends in her college. Kate was always focused on going to the next stage of her career and kept her personal life calm and secured.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Kate Mara in 2023 and what is her height and weight? Well, Kate Mara’s age is 40 years old as of today’s date 21st March 2023 having been born on 27 February 1983. Though, she is 5′ 2″ in feet and inches and 157 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 115 lbs in Pound and 42kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Light Brown and hair color is Red.
Mara attended high school at Fox Lane High School in Bedford, New York. She began acting in her school since she was 9, and managed to graduate one year early. She then attended New York University’s Tisch School for the Arts but deferred her course for acting. Kate has done many musicals while growing up, although being a timid person, she had the zest for acting and plays.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Kate grew up in New York with her parents and her siblings, Rooney Mara, Daniel Mara and Conor Mara. In 2015, Kate started dating Jamie Bell, her co-star in Fantastic Four. After being together for almost a couple of years, the two got engaged in 2017. They got married on July 17, 2017. The marriage was private and peaceful. Jamie had one son before the wedding, to whom Kate became the stepmother. They had their first daughter in May 2019. However, the couple prefers to keep it private. Hence the name of the daughter is still unknown to the public.
Kate currently lives in Los Angeles and Manhattan with her family. She follows a strict vegan diet and a regular workout routine, which has helped her gain the perfect body. She has expressed her love for animals on various occasions and offers charities for animal welfare.
Is Kate Mara Lesbian?
Although Kate Mara has worked in LGBTQ films and supported the community, she has no records of being bisexual or lesbian. She worked with Ellen Page in ‘My days of Mercy’, a movie about LGBTQ. She was rumored to date Ellen Page at the time of movie promotions, but she has always been clear about dating men in her actual life.
Kate was interested in acting since her early childhood. Kate got her first agent at the age of 14. Kate has always focused on her career and has been giving consistent performances in all her movies and plays. She wanted to start her professional career at the age of 9, but her parents refused, so finally, she could start at 14.
Kate did her first television role in the NBC legal drama ‘Law & Order’ in the year 1997. After that, there was no stopping to her career. She worked as the lead role in The WB pilot Prodigy, in 2004. Her first film was Random Hearts in 1999, where she worked with Harrison Ford.
Her most recognized and important appearance was in House of Cards, which was a political thriller series, streamed in 2013-2016. Due to her excellent role, she got many movies and series after that. She appeared in thrillers and fictions like Fantastic Four, Man Down, The Martin. She has worked in various genres like romance, comedy, thrillers, science and imagination.
Her most unique performance was for the movie ‘My Days of Mercy’ with her close friend Ellen Page, which featured a story about LGBTQ. She was also one of the producers for that movie.
Kate Mara’s excellent performances have helped her get to nominate for various awards, but she has won a few of them.
She won the Women in Film Crystal Face of the Future Award and a CinemaCon Ensemble Award for the movie Fantastic Four.
She was also nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in House of Cards in the year 2014.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Kate Mara in 2023
Being an excellent performer consistently, Kate Mara’s net worth is approximately $15 million as of 2023. Her family’s sports empires are worth $3 billion. The sisters combined are worth $26 million. Her family fortune
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
Kate Mara sang the Star-Spangled Banner at a Giants game at the age of 14 and being a lucky charm, and they won the game.
Kate started her acting at the age of 9, and professionally at the age of 14.
Kate was “painfully shy” in her childhood.
She colored her hair blonde for the movie ‘The Wonder Woman’ in 2015.
Kate Mara is an amicable, independent and hard-working woman. She is indeed an inspiration for many women and girls to develop a career and focus on it. She has shown her expertise in the same over and over again and has always had consistent performances. However, her career has grown from small to big over time. Due to her excellence, she has earned both fame and huge net worth. Despite being from a wealthy family, she gained fame through her work rather than the family’s name.