Kate Vernon

Kate Vernon


Hollywood, California, USA

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Katherine Vernon
  • Kate Vernon as Ellen Tigh in Battlestar ...
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Kate Vernon has been acting in television and film since her teens, starting with an appearance on "The Love Boat." She was born in 1961 in Hollywood, California, to Canadian actors John Vernon and Nancy West. Kate is the sister of actors Chris and Nan Vernon. She has…more


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    • Kate Vernon: (On her "Battlestar Galactica" character Ellen Tigh) She is so misunderstood. People told me they loved hating her, but when she was murdered they suddenly hated loving her.

    • Kate Vernon: (About her reaction when Ron Moore, the executive producer of "Battlestar Galactica", told her that her character, Ellen Tigh, was the final Cylon) Are you sure you're talking to the right Kate here? I was stunned. I was completely stunned. My jaw had fallen open and I was just waiting for him to say, "Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah! Just kidding." Truly! I had been invited back for a few shows, and I was kind of hoping to be invited back again, but I was not expecting this. So I was stunned.