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Katherine Lanasa


Display actress, ballet dancer, and choreographer. She made an appearance in such movies as The Frozen Floor and The Marketing campaign and in such tv series as The Practice and Seinfeld. Early in her profession, she was a dancer with Ballet Western and with the Karole Armitage Ballet business. She was solid in the 2013 NBC series Deception. She was wedded to acting professional Dennis Hopper, after that to French Stewart. She made an appearance with her spouse French Stewart on the 1996 bout of 3rd Rock and roll from sunlight.

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Full Name Katherine LaNasa
Date Of Birth December 1, 1966
Place Of Birth New Orleans, LA
Height 1.73 m
Profession TV Actress
Education University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Nationality American
Spouse Grant Show, French Stewart, Dennis Hopper
Children Henry Hopper
Parents James J. LaNasa, Jr., Annie Hardin
Movies Love Is All You Need?, Samaritan, The Frozen Ground, The Campaign, Jayne Mansfield's Car, Valentine's Day, Alfie, Schizopolis, Mortal Fear, Brain Donors, Murder at the Cannes Film Festival, The Destiny of Marty Fine, Flesh Suitcase, Take a Number, Nothing but the Truth
TV Shows Satisfaction, Deception, Love Monkey, Three Sisters, Imposters, 12 Miles of Bad Road
Star Sign Sagittarius

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1 Played Jerry's police-woman girlfriend, who made him take a lie detector test because she didn't believe he'd never watched "Melrose Place", on a 1995 episode of "Seinfeld". In 2012, she married Grant Show, who was one of the original stars of "Melrose Place".
2 Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 47, a daughter Eloise McCue Show on March 25, 2014. Child's father is her 3rd husband, Grant Show.
3 (August 18, 2012) Married for the 3rd time her longtime boyfriend Grant Show following a month-long engagement.
4 Gave birth to her 1st child at age 23, a son Henry Lee Hopper (aka Henry Hopper) on September 11, 1990. Child's father is her now late ex-1st husband, Dennis Hopper.
5 Ex-stepmother of Ruthanna Hopper and Marin Hopper.
6 Fourth wife of Dennis Hopper, first wife of French Stewart, second wife of Grant Show.
7 Both she and her ex-husband, French Stewart, have appeared on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), though not in the same episode.
8 Former ballet dancer.



Devious Maids 2016 TV Series Shannon Greene
Love Is All You Need? 2016 Vicki Curtis
Satisfaction 2014-2015 TV Series Adriana
The Squeeze 2015 Jessie
The Night Shift 2014 TV Series Dr. Flannery Mills
Buttwhistle 2014 Mrs. Confer
Longmire 2012-2013 TV Series Lizzie Ambrose
The Frozen Ground 2013 Fran Hansen
Deception 2013 TV Series Sophia Bowers
The Campaign 2012 Rose Brady
Jayne Mansfield's Car 2012 Donna Baron
Two and a Half Men 2006-2011 TV Series Lydia
Normal 2011 TV Movie Susan
The Defenders 2010-2011 TV Series Linda Cole
Big Love 2009-2011 TV Series Beverly Ford
Lie to Me 2010 TV Series Laura Cross
Make It or Break It 2010 TV Series Leslie
Justified 2010 TV Series Caryn Carnes
Valentine's Day 2010/I Pamela Copeland
House M.D. 2009 TV Series Melissa
Burn Notice 2009 TV Series Shannon Park
Cold Case 2009 TV Series Leigh Feldman / Foster
Ghost Whisperer 2008 TV Series Betty
The Lucky Ones 2008 Janet
12 Miles of Bad Road 2008 TV Series Juliet Shakespeare
Boston Legal 2007 TV Series Pat Ontario
Justice 2006-2007 TV Series Suzanne Fulcrum
Pepper Dennis 2006 TV Series Nadia Vadinava
Love Monkey 2006 TV Series Karen Freed
Grey's Anatomy 2005 TV Series Kalpana Vera
Judging Amy 2003-2005 TV Series Atty. Yvonne Dunbar
CSI: Miami 2005 TV Series Carla Marshall
Alfie 2004 Uta
The Deerings 2004 TV Movie Tricia
The Division 2003 TV Series
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2003 TV Series Ginger
Greetings from Tucson 2003 TV Series Lucy
The Guardian 2002-2003 TV Series Kim McPherson
Miss Match 2003 TV Series Amy Jensen
NYPD Blue 2002 TV Series Michelle Colohan
ER 2002 TV Series Janet Wilco
Three Sisters 2001-2002 TV Series Bess Bernstein-Flynn Keats
Murder at the Cannes Film Festival 2000 TV Movie Kaki Lamb
Pensacola: Wings of Gold 1999 TV Series Joy Daly
Take a Number 1997 Victoria
Almost Perfect 1996-1997 TV Series Allison
Kiss & Tell 1997 Georgia Montauk
Always Say Goodbye 1997 Blonde Woman (as Katherine Lanassa)
The Practice 1997 TV Series Sheila
Touched by an Angel 1996 TV Series Fran
Sliders 1996 TV Series Dr. Olivia Lujan
The Sentinel 1996 TV Series Monique Brackley
The Big Easy 1996 TV Series Zelda Riley
Twilight Man 1996 TV Movie Kathy Robbins
Shattered Mind 1996 TV Movie
Schizopolis 1996 Diane (uncredited)
3rd Rock from the Sun 1996 TV Series Kate
The Crew 1996 TV Series Ariel
The Destiny of Marty Fine 1996 Amy
The Disappearance of Kevin Johnson 1996 Cathy
The Marshal 1995 TV Series Penny
Nothing But the Truth 1995 TV Movie Susie Marsh (as Katherine Lanasa)
Seinfeld 1995 TV Series Cathy
Honey, I Shrunk the Audience 1994 Short Reporter (uncredited)
Mortal Fear 1994 TV Movie Carol Donner
Under Suspicion 1994 TV Series
Jack Reed: A Search for Justice 1994 TV Movie Tiffany
Flashfire 1994 Monica Ambrose
The Heart of Justice 1992 TV Movie Hannah
Brain Donors 1992 Dancer #1
Catchfire 1990 Waitress (as Katherine La Nasa)



Love Is All You Need? 2016 executive producer



Home & Family 2013-2015 TV Series Herself - Guest / Herself
Sidewalks Entertainment 2015 TV Series Herself - Guest
KCAL 9 News Weekend Report 2013 TV Series Herself - Guest
AXS Live 2013 TV Series Herself - Guest
2013 New Now Next Awards 2013 TV Special Herself
Today 2013 TV Series Herself
Good Day L.A. 2012 TV Series Herself
100 Greatest One Hit Wonders 2002 TV Movie Herself
Politically Incorrect 2002 TV Series Herself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn 2001 TV Series Herself
Hollywood Squares 2001 TV Series Herself

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1 [on stifling the inclination to laugh while performing with Will Ferrell] I have tricks. I look between his eyes. I try to think of dead people.

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