Kathryn Erbe

IS Kathryn an Erbe?

Kathryn Erbe, also known as Kathryn Elsbeth Erbe, is an American film and stage actor with a great contribution in the field of acting, according to her biography. She is most commonly known for her role in ‘Law & Order: Criminal Intent’ as Detective Alexandra Eames. She is one of the most familiar faces in America an a stage grown actress. She is said to have been connecting with her fans through social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. She is a well-known American actor.

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Kathryn Erbe was born on July 5, 1965, in Newton, Massachusetts. She’s the daughter of the couple Elisabeth Magnarelli and Richard Erbe. She has two siblings, Jonathan and Jennifer. She finished her college degree from New York University. Her mother is the vice president of a Boston Management firm and her father is a medical geneticist in one of the Universities in Buffalo.

Is Kathryn Erbe married?

Kathryn married Terry Kinney in 1993 and has two children, Carson Lincoln (son) and Maeve (daughter). She has a pet dog and named it Lilah and says it is good for children to grow with pets.

Kathryn Erbe Professional Career

Erbe started her career while in college. She starred in the sitcom ‘Chicken Soup’ and then later joined Steppenwolf Theater Company where she met her husband Terry Kinney. She starred in a film directed by her husband in a 1997 production of ‘A Steercar Named Desire’. The two also worked together on the HBO TV show titled ‘Oz’. As a member of Steppenwolf, she starred in many of their productions. Some of these are Curse of the Starving lass and The Grapes of Wrath. Erbe earned a Tony Awards nomination for her portrayal in the Speed of Darkness as Mary in 1991.

Kathryn got her breakthrough when she played Detective Alexander Eames in 'Law and order: Criminal Intent', a role she played from 2001 to 2010. Her second pregnancy was incorporated into the storyline of Law and Order by portraying the character of a surrogate mother. 

Later, she left the Law and Order and went on to play various films and TV series but she was able to reprise her role in the later seasons through guest appearances in 2012 as well as in 2013. Thereafter, she played a role in ‘Worst Friends’ in 2014. On the same year, she was cast in an episode of ‘Last Week Tonight with John Oliver’. She also starred in the movie ‘Mistress America’ in 2015. After this, she was cast in the TV programs ‘Elementary’, ‘Conviction’, ‘How to Get Away with Murder’ and ‘The Sinner’.

What is the net worth of Kathryn Erbe?

Erbe's last film was 'Worst Friends' in which she appeared as Sam's mother. In the same year, she appeared in 'Last Week Tonight' parodying her role in 'Law and Order'. Recently, she appeared in a TV series called 'Elementary'. She owns a net worth of 4 million US Dollars.


Last Modified: Mar 5, 2020

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