Katherine Moennig

Born in December 29th, 1977

From Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Katherine Moennig Biography

Katherine Sian Moennig (born December 29, 1977) is an American actress best known for her role as Shane McCutcheon on The L Word, as well as Jake Pratt on Young Americans. In 2009, she starred as Dr. Miranda Foster on CBS Three Rivers. Moennig was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Broadway dancer Mary Zahn and violin maker William H. Moennig III.

Moennig is of German, Scottish, and Irish ancestry. Moennig moved to New York City at the age of 18 to study at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. Moennig has played multiple lesbian roles in The L Word, Everybody's Fine, Art School Confidential. She has also pursued transgender roles, auditioning for the part of Brandon Teena in Boys Don't Cry, and playing Cheryl Avery, a young transgender woman in Law and Order.

In 2007, the documentary My Address: A Look At Gay Youth Homelessness in New York was launched with Moennig in cooperation with the Hetrick-Martin Institute (HMI).

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Katherine Moennig Filmography

Lane 1974 Poster
September 26, 2017
My Dead Boyfriend Poster
November 4, 2016
Default Poster
October 17, 2014
Gone Poster
February 24, 2012
The Lincoln Lawyer Poster
March 18, 2011
Lez Chat Poster
July 9, 2010
Everybody's Fine Poster
December 4, 2009