Cathriona White Biography

Published On May 21, 2017
Facts of Cathriona White
Date of Birth: 1985 , September-14
Date of Death: 2015 , September-28
Birth Nation: Ireland
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Cathriona White who came from an Irish descent had her short-lived life encrypted in few American films. The actress made her acting debut with 2002 television series Firefly Following this, she also appeared in 2012 short film Bunker 73, which deals with a struggle of a girl who gets locked in a bomb shelter. Besides, she has also appeared in a crime thriller, Moving Takahashi. 

Unlike her professional life, Catriona's personal life was full of ups and downs. Her relationship with Canadian-American actor Jim Carrey was a constant fight. In her relationship with Jim which lasted for no more than a year, Catriona broke up and patched up twice before finally deciding to get along in a different direction.

Well, subsequently after her breakup with Carrey, she married Mark D. Burton. According to some sources,  White was in a relationship Carry even after her marriage with Mark and until five months before her death.

White attempted suicide after her father, Pat White's third death anniversary. In a suicide note, Cathriona apparently mentioned Carrey and her relationship with him as the reason to suicide. In support of her statement, White's husband, Mark Burton, filed a wrongful death and claimed that Carrey used his immense wealth and celebrity status to illegally abstain and distribute prescription drugs involved in White’s death. Along with this, White’s mother also filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Carrey.

Moving on to her economic aspect, the actress apparently lived a lavish life and was often spotted with her then boyfriend, Jim Carry at the most expensive destination in the world. During her relationship with him, the actress reportedly enjoyed a subsequent net worth around $150 million.

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Born in Ireland

September 14 , 1985

Cathriona Anne White was born on September 14, 1985, in Cappawhite. She was born to father Pat White and Mother Bridget and grew up with her siblings. She was a makeup artist and an actress.

Dated Jim Carrey


In this year White dated Canadian-American actor Jim Carrey but sadly after few month, the couple got separated. Furter after a year Cathriona White married Mark D. Burton.

Married to Burton


Cathriona White married Mark D. Burton. According to source White was separated from her husband Burton for 5 months and planned to divorce him before her death.

Committed Suicide


Makeup Artist Cathriona White died on September 28, 2015 in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, USA. According to source white sucided by overdose, she was found dead in her Los Angeles home only two days after the third anniversary of her father Pat White.

Filed Wrongful Death


Mark D. Burton and White’s mother Brigid Sweetman filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Jim Carrey, White’s ex-boyfriend. Cathriona also left a suicide note to Carrey before committing suicide.