Erbe, Kathryn 1966–

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ERBE, Kathryn 1966–

(Katie Erbe, Katheryn Herbe)


Born July 2, 1966, in Newton, MA; daughter of Richard (a research geneticist) and Elsbeth Erbe; married Terry Kinney (an actor); children: Maeve Elsbeth, Carson Lincoln. Education: Graduated from New York University, c. 1990; studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute; studied dance at American Dance Theatre and Jean Page School of Dance, Boston, MA.

Addresses: Agent—The Gersch Agency, 41 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10010. Manager—Principal Entertainment, 1964 Westwood Blvd., Suite 400, Los Angeles, CA 90025.

Career: Actress. Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Chicago, IL, member, 1993—; Atlantic Theatre Company, member.

Awards, Honors: Antoinette Perry Award nomination, best featured actress in a play, 1991, for The Speed of Darkness.


Film Appearances:

Denise Donaldson, Runaway Dreams, 1989.

Anna Marvin, What About Bob?, 1991.

Lucille Odom, Rich in Love, Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer, 1992.

Michele MacKay, D2: The Mighty Ducks (also known as The Mighty Ducks 2), Buena Vista, 1994.

Rosie Kilmartin, Kiss of Death, 1995.

College student, The Addiction, October Films, 1995.

Liz, Dream with the Fishes, 1997.

Alex, Love from Ground Zero, 1998.

(As Katheryn Herbe) Evan, Entropy, 1999.

Maggie Witzky, Stir of Echoes, Artisan Entertainment, 1999.

Helen, Speaking of Sex, Twentieth Century–Fox, 2001.

Television Appearances; Series:

Patricia Reece, Chicken Soup, ABC, 1989.

Prisoner #97B642 Shirley Bellinger, a recurring role, Oz, HBO, 1998–2000.

Detective Alexandra Eames, Law & Order: Criminal Intent (also known as Law & Order: C.I.), NBC, 2001—.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Fiona, Breathing Lessons, 1994.

Sarah Tubbs, Naked City: Justice with a Bullet, Showtime, 1998.

Evelyn Carnes, The Runaway, CBS, 2000.

Television Appearance; Miniseries:

Mrs. Folsom, George Wallace, TNT, 1997.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

(As Katie Erbe) Colleen, Elizabeth Street, ABC, 2000.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Rita Hale, "All Is Bright," Homicide: Life on the Street, NBC, 1997.

Prisoner #97B642 Shirley Bellinger, "See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Smell No Evil," Oz, HBO, 2003.

Also appeared in Sherman Oaks; Another World; As the World Turns.

Stage Appearances:

(Broadway debut) Aggie Wainwright, The Grapes of Wrath, Cort Theater, 1990.

Fiona Battaglia, The My House Play, WPA Theatre, New York City, 1991.

Mary, The Speed of Darkness, Belasco Theatre, New York City, 1991.

Luke, The Dadshuttle, Atlantic Theatre, New York City, 1993.

Verochka, A Month in the Country, Criterion Center Stage Right, New York City, 1995.

Stella Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire, Steppenwolf Theatre, Chicago, IL, 1997.

Also appeared in Down the Shore; My Thing of Love, Curse of the Starving Class, and The Grapes of Wrath, all Steppenwolf Theatre.