Georgina Cates is a British movie and television actress. Georgina Cates became prominent in film and television and starred in “Clay Pigeons”. Likewise, she turned professional in the year “1991” and grabbed fame through her role as Stella in the 1995 film “An Awfully Big Adventure”.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Georgina Cates was born on January 14, 1975, in Colchester, Essex, England, UK. She is 46 years old and is under the zodiac sign, Capricorn. She holds British nationality. Likewise, her real name is Clare Woodgate.
The name and information regarding her parents are not available at the moment. Similarly, information related to her other family members such as her siblings, cousins, grandparents, and any other family members is also not available until now. It seems as if she likes to keep her personal and family life private and away from the limelight and the public. That might be the reason why she barely talks about them in front of the public.
Regarding her educational background and qualification, she attended Colchester County High School for Girls. However, the name of the university she attended is not available until now. But considering her age, she must have graduated from university as well until and unless she is a dropout or decided to quit further studies.
Georgina Cates made her on-screen debut in the TV series “2point4 Children” in the year 1991. She worked until the year 1992. Thereafter, she was also cast in guest roles in Casualty, Chris Cross, The Bill, and in the film Au Pair. Likewise, she got her career breakthrough as a lead cast “Stella” in the 1995 film “An Awfully Big Adventure”. This film also starred Alan Rickman and Hugh Grant. And, as a fact, she was first rejected for the role, but later went for audition again reinventing herself and introduced herself as a 16-year-old Liverpool girl. Then, she was able to win the role. Ever since then, Clare Woodgate uses the name ‘Georgina Cates’ rather than her real name.
Moreover, in the year 1995, she played Young Emma in the critically acclaimed film Frankie Starlight featuring Corban Walker and Niall Toibin. Then, it followed her roles in the films: Clay Pigeons, A Soldier’s Sweetheart, The Treat, and Illuminata throughout the late 90s, before acting hiatus.
Furthermore, she returned to the acing industry after an 8-year break. And she worked in the 2007 released film Sinner co-starring Tom Wright, Michael E. Rodgers, and Nick Chinlund. Then, following a guest appearance in an episode of The Closer, she was cast in the hidden-camera comedy film Jackass Presents Bad Grandpa. Likewise, it is her highest-grossing film with $151.8 million in the box office over the budget of $15 million.
Moreover, most recently, she worked in Everlasting in the year 2016 and is not active in acting since then. And at present, she works as a photographer. She even owns a studio named “Georgina Cates Couture”. And, Cates often features her photographic skills on her Instagram account.
Georgina Cates met her ex-husband, Skeet Ulrich at an Academy Awards party. They soon started dating. The couple married on October 5, 1997. This wedding is her second marriage. She divorced her first husband but the information about her first husband is not disclosed yet. Likewise, she and Skeet have twin children and their names are Jakob Ulrich and Naiia Ulrich. Moreover, her both children are actors.
She divorced Skeet Ulrich after 8 years of marriage because of irreconcilable differences. Skeet Ulrich is an American actor famous for his appearances in Scream and The Craft. He also worked in Riverdale as a recuring-turned-main cast since Season 2. However, they separated in the year 2004 and divorced a year later in the year 2005. Furthermore, in February 2013, Skeet Ulrich visited court on the charge of unpaid $284,861.84 child support to her but didn’t plead guilty to the contest.
And, after their divorce, she remained away from relationship highlights, while Skeet Ulrich was in a marital relationship with Amelia Jackson-Gray from the year 2012 to 2015 and was formerly engaged with model Rose Costa from 2016 to 2017.
Georgina Cates has a height of 5 feet 7 inches and her weight is 55 Kg. Her other body measurements such as her chest size, waist size, and hip size, are 34-24-35 inches respectively. Moreover, she has brown hair and brown eyes.
Social Media and Net Worth
Georgina Cates is active on her social account such as Instagram. She owns an Instagram account under the name “@georginacatescouture”. She has shared 87 posts until now on her Instagram page. Likewise, Cates has garnered 1.8K followers on it.
Focusing on her earnings and income, according to articlebio, Cates has an estimated net worth of $1.8 million. She accumulated a hefty fortune through her acting skills and earns a considerable sum through photography as well. Moreover, according to Glassdoor, the national average of a photographer in the USA is $30,367 per year.