Katee Sackhoff is perhaps best known for her role as hotshot pilot Starbuck in the critically acclaimed Syfy Channel series "Battlestar Galactica," for which she earned a Saturn Award in 2006 for Best Actress on Television. In addition to winning a prestigious Peabody Award, "Battlestar Galactica" was honored as one of the 10 Outstanding Television Programs by the American Film Institute (AFI) for multiple years. Currently, Katee can be seen starring as Deputy Vic Moretti in A&E's original drama series "Longmire," based on Craig Johnson's mystery novels about Wyoming sheriff Walt Longmire. The series returns to A&E for its much anticipated Season Two on May 27th 2013.
The silver screen will be graced by Katee's presence multiple times in 2013, as she has several films slated for release in the first half of the year. In February 2013, Katee was seen starring in Lionsgate's THE HAUNTING IN CONNECTICUT 2: GHOSTS OF GEORGIA, a horror-thriller set in the rural South where a family is terrorized by supernatural entities in their home. She was then seen starring in Lionsgate's multi-genre film SEXY EVIL GENIUS, a dark comedy about an eclectic group of strangers invited to a downtown bar by a mutual ex-lover, Nikki Franklyn (Sackhoff). Then, in September 2013, Katee will be seen opposite Vin Diesel in Universal Pictures' RIDDICK, the latest chapter of the groundbreaking saga that began with 2000's PITCH BLACK and 2004's THE CHRONICLES OF RIDDICK.
Recently Katee wrapped production on OCULUS with Intrepid Pictures. This spine-chilling supernatural tale tells the story of two damaged siblings who reunite as adults to destroy the culprit of their parents demise, which they witnessed as children.
Upon graduating High School, Katee moved to Los Angeles and quickly garnered attention as she secured leading roles in a variety of film and television projects. Her burgeoning career began with a lead role in the MTV pilot "Locust Valley," which lead to a lead role in the Fox Family Channel series "The Fearing Mind." She also landed the lead role portraying the daughter to Richard Dreyfuss on the CBS series, "The Education of Max Bickford."
On the small screen Katee also starred opposite Kiefer Sutherland on the hit FOX series "24" as Dana Walsh, an expert data analyst at CTU with a secret and dark past. She was also cast in the highly anticipated NBC series "Bionic Woman" in which she played "Sarah" the original bionic woman who is the nemesis of the new bionic woman. Katee also had recurring roles on the FX series "Nip/Tuck" as Dr. Teddy Rowe and CBS' "CSI" as Detective Frankie Reed. Katee's past film credits include HALLOWEEN: RESURRECTION, WHITE NOISE 2: THE LIGHT, and THE LAST SENTINEL.
Katee currently lives in Los Angeles.