Catherine Zeta-Jones CBE is a Welsh actress. She began her career on stage at an early age. After starring in a number of British and American television films and small roles in films, which included The Darling Buds of May from 1991 until 1993, she came to prominence with roles in Hollywood movies including the action film The Mask of Zorro and the crime thriller film Entrapment. Her breakthrough role was in the film Traffic, for which she earned her first Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture. Zeta-Jones subsequently starred as Velma Kelly in the film adaptation of the musical Chicago, a critical and commercial success, and received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, BAFTA Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. Later, she appeared in the romantic comedy film Intolerable Cruelty and crime comedy film Ocean's Twelve. Zeta-Jones starred in the sequel of the 1998 film, The Legend of Zorro. She also starred in the biography romantic thriller Death Defying Acts and psychological thriller Side Effects.
- Born: September 25, 1969 (age 48), Swansea
- Spouse: Michael Douglas (2000-11-18 to present - Marriage)
- Aliases: Cath, Catherine Fair Zeta Jones, Catherine Jones, Catherine Zeta Jone, Catherine Zeta Jones, Catherine Zeta, The Maneater, Catherine Zeta-Jones, CBE, Cathy, Zeta-Jones
- Children: Carys Zeta Douglas, Dylan Michael Douglas
- Height: 5′ 7″ (1.69m)