The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA nominee for the Best Supporting Actress on Television, Catherine Bell is an American actress, known mostly for her portrayal of Denise Sherwood in the series Army Wives for around six years.
The sweet and charming Catherine Bell was born as Catherine Lisa Bell on August 14, 1968, and is currently 50 years old. She was born in London, England, to parents, father Peter Bell and mother, Mina Ezzati.
Catherine is of American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity (Scottish and Persian). Her father was of Scottish descent and is an architect while her mother was of Iranian descent and was a nurse.
Catherine was brought up by her mother and grandparents as her parents had already divorced when she was just two years old. She also spend her childhood in San Fernando Valley as her family moved to California's San Fernando Valley.
While Catherine was a child, she spoke Persian with her family. Her grandparents were Muslim but, she was raised as a Catholic. She also enrolled in the Baptist Summer Camp during her teenage days. As she grew up in California, she was a tomboy during her teenage days.
Catherine while growing up, enrolled at the UCLA where she thought of joining medicine or research faculties. But, she didn't continue with her studies as she was offered to model on a Japanese agency.
While Bell was in Japan, she did a four-month assignment as a model. When she came back to the United States, she began taking acting classes at Beverly Hills Playhouse. During that time, she was a massage therapist. She made her acting debut in 1990 from the television series, Sugar and Spice, alongside Melissa George and James Marsden.
But in this series, she only had one line spoken role. The following year, she appeared in the television series, True Colors starring the role of Donna. Her breakthrough role came in 1996 after she began starring in the role of Maj./Lt. Col. Sarah MacKenzie in the TV series, JAG.
Recently, the actress has been seen on the movies such as A Summer to Remember, Home for Christmas Day, and Christmas in the Air.
In 1992, while Bell was filming on the sets of Death Becomes Her, she met Adam Beason. Adam Beason is an actor and production assistant. The couple soon fell in love with each other. After dating for a couple of years, they got married on the 8th of May 1994.
While talking about Catherine Bell' children, the couple has two children together. After being married for around seventeen years, things did not go well, and thus the pair got divorced in 2011.
After she got divorced from her husband, she is currently living together with her lesbian partner, Daniels.
Catherine stands 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs around 67 kg. Her body measurements are 34-24-35 inches. She has slim body build.
The 50 years' old actress Catherine Bell's net worth is estimated at around $15 million. Her salary is decent and comes from her career in modeling and acting.
The actress is living in a remodeled 3,380 square feet ranch house. The house, she currently lives in around $2.04 million and is built in around 1.2-acre lot.