The American TV series and movie actress Katherine Moennig came into the limelight after she played the role of Jake Pratt in the TV series, Young Americans (2000).
Her fame got doubled when she played in the TV series The L Word (2004-2009), portraying the role of Shane McCutcheon.
With increased popularity, she was able to climb greater heights and play in many other movies and TV shows such as The Shipping News (2001), Three Rivers (2009-10), Ray Donovan (Since 2013), and so on.
Katherine’s Married Plus Dating Life
The actress who goes by the birth name of Katherine Sian Moennig is openly living as a lesbian person.
Though a lesbian person, she is happy with the time she is having with her wife, Anna. While giving an interview with pride.com in September 2019, Katherine revealed that she is married for 18 months now.
Besides, she also told that she never cared that much to get married, and her wedding occurred organically. But, following her statement, she added:
"If I was to get married, it would to this one because it just makes sense. And it feels safe and it feels like I’m at home."
Katherine Moennig with her co-stars on the premiere of The L Word on 9 December 2019 (Photo: Katherine Moennig's Instagram)
Nevertheless, it looks as if she is happy with her married life and their bond seems stronger as days are passing by.
Before Katherine and Anne shared the wedding vows, Katherine was in a relationship with her girlfriend. It was reported that Katherine was enjoying her dating life with the ex-wife of Jamie Bell, Evan Rachel Wood.
Their dating life initiated when the two personalities started to flirt with each other on Twitter in February 2013. Moreover, they were also seen having a romantic moment in West Hollywood, California, on 24 October 2014.
Nonetheless, after some short interval of dating, the duo parted their ways in November 2014.
Coming Out As A Lesbian
The cousin sister of the Academy Award-winning Avenger’s actress, Katherine Moennig, grew up as a Catholic and for 13 years she went to Catholic school. Due to this, it took her a long time to figure out her sexuality.
However, only after she was starred in the TV series The L Word, she knew about it.
Besides, she added that her co-stars of the series The L Word helped to reshape her. Furthermore, Katherine first time felt that she was welcomed and said that she will always remember and love the women of the TV series as her family members.
Moreover, while having an interview with RuPaul, she did reveal that she had some relationship with men also, but she didn’t consider those relationships.
Well, this discloses the rumors that she is gay. Also, it seems she is happy with her sexuality.
Her Net Worth
The actress plus model started her career in the entertainment field since 2000. After that, she has been able to accomplish great fame. Besides, with her excellent performances, she has been able to earn the love of the audiences also.
Kathrine has starred in some of the hit movies and TV shows like Everybody's Fine (2009), Default (2014), Grown-ish (2019), and the list continues.
With such a long career of nearly two decades, it’s sure that she has earned a healthy amount of cash. Well, as of 2018, her net worth is calculated to be $2 million.
Quick Facts About Katherine Moennig
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, her age is 41 years as of 2019.
Her father, William Moennig, is a violinmaker in Pennsylvania, whereas her mother, Mary Zahn, is a Broadway dancer.
She stands at a height of 5 feet, 8 inches (1.73 m).
She graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Her niece and cousins are also involved in the entertainment industry.
She lost her beloved friend, her pet dog of 17 years, on 12 August 2019.