Georgina Cates is an English actress who has been contributing to the entertainment industry since 1975. She is best known for her roles in Clay Pigeons, An Awfully Big Adventure, Frankie Starlight, and Everlasting.
Meanwhile, the Colchester-born Cates is also popular as the former wife of an American actor Skeet Ulrich. Her former husband is widely famous for his performance in Scream, The Craft, As Good as It Gets, and Riverdale.
The article below will help you learn about her early life and her career as an actress. Also, find out about Georgina and Skeet’s marital relationship.
How Old Is Georgina Cates? Also, Know Her Real Name
Georgina Cates who is now 47 years old was born on January 14, 1975, under the bight sign Capricorn.
Born and raised in Colchester, Essex, England, she holds an English nationality and as far as her ethnicity is concerned, she is White Caucasian.
Regarding her education, the 47-year-old actress attended Colchester County High School for Girls.
Did You Know?: Georgina’s real name is Clare Woodgate. In order to earn the role of Stella in An Awfully Big Adventure, she faked being a Liverpool girl named “Georgina Cates”. Since then, she has been using the name as her stage name.
Height, Weight, and Body Measurement
Actress turned photographer Cates stands 5 feet 7-inch or 170 cm tall. Her weight is 55 kg. Likewise, Georgina has a perfect body with measurements of 32-24-35 inches. Both her hair and eyes are brown in color.
Talking about her other physical features, the 47-year-old is fond of tattoos. She has inked in her both arms and other body parts as well.
Georgina Cates’ Relationship Status In 2022?
As per sources, Georgina Cates is currently dating her fan, Mark Banks. The couple’s relationship is a bit different than the usual celebrity relationships. As it turns out, her current boyfriend, Banks found her on social media and sent her a friend request. As she accepted the friend request, the pair started conversing online and slowly and gradually get to know each other well.
They started knowing each other and after two months of chatting, Mark visited the United States to meet her. Later, Cates also decided to move to the UK along with Banks and they officially started dating and are still moving smoothly as boyfriend and girlfriend.
The award-winning actress was previously in a couple of relationships. Meanwhile, a lot of people have shown interest in Cates’ first husband, but unfortunately, there aren’t any details regarding her first marriage and first husband.
Her Second Husband Was Skeet Ulrich
Cates’ second spouse was an American actor Skeet Ulrich. Professional since 1989, he is famous for his roles in Scream, The Craft, and Law & Order franchise.
Moving towards Georgina and Skeet’s relationship, the couple reportedly met at an Oscar Award party for the very first time. They eventually started dating and after some years, the pair exchanged vows.
According to IMDb, the former husband and wife exchanged wedding vows on the 5th of October, 1997, in a private ceremony. The duo’s married life couldn’t go for a long time as they separated after 8 years. On June 23, 2005, they divorced due to irreconcilable differences.
Georgina Cates Children – Does Skeet Ulrich Pay Child Support For Their Kids?
The former actress shares two children with her ex-partner. On March 9, 2001, Cates gave birth to her twin children, a son, Jacob Ulrich, and a daughter, Nadia Ulrich with her second husband Skeet.
Georgina loves both of her kids very much. Back in February 2020, she uploaded a picture of her kids on her social media with a caption:
Whenever I think about giving up I think of the two people that have never given up on me! @julrich21 and @naiia .. I am so blessed to be your mom…thank you for loving me through the good and the bad..and for reminding me that anything is possible.. you just have to take a leap of faith!
Her son and daughter also share a close bond with her ex-husband. The star kids have also shared several photos with their father on their social media.
In 2013, there was news that Cates’ filed a case against Skeet Ulrich stating he was not paying the child support money which he was supposed to. The “Scream” star allegedly owed $284,861.84 to her for child support which is not paid for months.
Georgina Cates’ Success Story – Her First Major Role In ‘An Awfully Big Adventure’
Cates started her acting journey at the age of 16. She has been contributing to the entertainment film industry since 1991. She made her debut in the TV series 2point4 Children. In the show, she portrayed the role of Jenny between 1991 to 1992 for 14 episodes.
Eventually, the 47-year-old actress appeared in some episodes of TV shows like Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1992), Casualty (1993), An Exchange of Fire (1993), The Debutante (1993), and Au Pair (1994).
In the year 1995, Georgina auditioned for the role of Stella in the movie An Awfully Big Adventure, however, she couldn’t get the role at first. She returned home disappointed, but she again went for the audition pretending to be a different woman. Cates dyed her hair red and pretended to be a 16-year-old girl from Liverpool with no experience. Surprisingly, the director cast her for the film which ultimately became her breakthrough role.
The Bill‘s alum then appeared in some movies and series such as Ghosts, Frankie Starlight, Screen Two, and Jackass Presents Bad Grandpa. Georgina made headlines when she was cast as Elaine Insane in Everlasting (also worked in the art department) alongside the likes of Elisabeth Röhm, Michael Massee, Cortney Palm, and Molly Tarlov.
The famous and successful actress, Georgina Cates changed left her profession and as of now, Cates is working as a photographer. As she got involved in photography, she realized that she always wanted to capture people expressing their sensuality without any judgment.
Georgina is an owner of Georgina Cates Couture where she also serves as a business manager. To date, she has shot more than 4,500 pictures of different shapes, sizes, and walks of life.
Awards & Achievements
In 1995, Cates’ performance in the movie “An Awfully Big Adventure” was appreciated by audiences. The following year, she was nominated for Actress of the Year at London Critics Circle Film Awards.
Likewise, in 2007, her portrayal of Lil in the film Sinner helped her get fame as well as an award. Back then, she received an award for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the 41st Annual Brooklyn Arts Council International Film & Video Festival.
How Rich Is Georgina Cates In 2022?
Professional since 1991, the Everlasting actress has altogether 25 acting credits under her belt. As per some online sites, Georgina Cates is believed to have an estimated net worth of $1.8 million in 2022.
On the other hand, her former husband is an American actor popular for his performance in 1990s movies. Since 1989, he has appeared in a total of 47 films and television series. Skeet Ulrich has a $5 million fortune according to Celebrity Net Worth.