Kate Franny Mara is an American Actress and also a film producer. She is well known for her character as Zoe Barnes in one of the political dramas House of Cards. Some of the other series and movies she is famous for are “24,” a Fox thriller series, Hayden McClaine in the movie “Murder House.” 

Some of the latest movies that she has played are “My Days of Mercy,” “Chappaquiddick,” and also “Megan Leavey.” 

Quick Info
Full NameKate Franny Mara
Date of Birth27th February, 1983
Birth PlaceBedford, New York
Parent(s)Timothy Christopher Mara, Kathleen McNulty Mara
OccupationActress, film producer
Spouse(s)/Partner(s) Jamie Bell (m. 2017)
Net worth$14 million

Early Life and Bio

Kate Mara was born on the 27th of February in 1983 in Bedford, New York. She was the daughter of Timothy Christopher Mara and Kathleen McNulty Mara. Her father was an NFL scout as well as the vice president of “New York Giants.” She has three siblings, Daniel as the older brother, actress Patricia Rooney as a younger sister, and Conor as another younger brother. 

She began her career in acting when she was just nine years old from a school musical group. She also went to some youth theatre and the school of arts.

She graduated from Fox Lane High School, and later, she completed her university degree from “Tisch School of the Arts at New York University.”

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Nationality and Physical Stats

Kate Mara is 5’3” tall, weighing 52 KG. As body measurement, she has the size of 34-24-35 with a bra size of 32B. She has a slim body with light brown eyes and red hair.

She was born in New York, America; therefore, she is an American by nationality, and she follows Roman Catholicism as her religion.

The Zodiac Sun sign of Mara is Pisces.


Movies and Television Series

The debut movie for her was “Joe the King” in 1999, where she played the role of Allyson. The first television series that she played was “Law and Order,” she appeared in the series as a guest back in 1997, where she played the role of Jenna Erlich. 

Shooter (Movie)

The movie “Shooter” is an American action thriller movie from 2007. The movie is directed by Antonie Fuqua and is based on the novel 1993 “Point of Impact” by Stephen Hunter. The movie stars are Mark Wahlberg, Michael Pena, Danny Glover, Kate Mara, Elias Koteas, Rhona Mitra, Rade Serbedzija and Ned Beatty

Kate Mara has played the role of Sarah Fenn. 

The movie’s budget was $61 Million, and the box office income was $95.7 Million.

The IMDb rating of the movie is 7.2/10.

Kate Mara
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Fantastic Four-2015

The movie “Fantastic Four” is an American superhero movie from 2015. The movie is based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. The movie is directed by Josh Trank. The movie stars are Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara, Jamie Bell, Toby Kebbell, Reg E. Cathey, and Tim Blake Nelson.

Kate has played the role of Sue Storm, also known as the invisible woman. 

The movie’s budget was $120-155 Million, and the box office income was $ 167.9 Million.

The IMDb rating of the movie is 4.3/10.

Awards and Achievements

She has been awarded and nominated as; “Primetime Emmy Awards” nominated for once, “CinemaCon, the US” won once, “Film Independent Spirit Awards,” nominated once, “George Film Critics Association” nominated once, “Gold Derby Awards” nominated once, “Movie Guide Awards” nominated once, “Online Film and Television Association” nominated once, “Razzie Awards” nominated once and “Women in Film Crystal Awards” won once.

Personal Life: Husband and Children

Kate Mara started dating Jamie Bell, the co-star of the movie “Fantastic Four” in 2015. Later, they got engaged at the beginning of 2017. They finally got married on 17th July 2017. 

As for Bell, this was his second marriage as he had an ex-wife Evan Rachel Wood and he also had a son; she became the stepmom of the child. 

Later, the couple was gifted by a daughter in May 2019.

There were many rumors of Kate being in a relationship with Justin Long, McG, Charlie Cox, Max Minghella before dating Jamie.

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Kate Mara with husband Jamie Bell Image source (usmagazine.com)

What is Kara Mate’s Net worth?

The net-worth of Kate Mara is expected to be $14 million. Kate and her husband are the growing couple of celebrities advocating veganism for a good planet and animal welfares. She also lives a happy family as her husband is also a well-known actor in the Hollywood industry.

Social Media Presence

In social media, she has 400K + followers on Instagram. She is quite active as she frequently posts in them, and also, she is active on Twitter as she tweets about the context of the film industry as well as about the nation.


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