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Katherine Moennig

Katherine Sian Moennig (born December 29, 1977) is an American actress best known for her role as Shane McCutcheon on The L Word, as well as Jake Pratt on Young Americans. In 2009, she starred as Dr. Miranda Foster on CBS Three Rivers. Moennig was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Broadway dancer Mary Zahn and violin maker William H. Moennig III.Moennig is of German, Scottish, and Irish ancestry. Her first major role was in the television series Young Americans, playing Jake Pratt. Moennig moved to New York City at the age of 18 to study at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. Moennig has played multiple lesbian roles in The L Word, Everybody's Fine, Art School Confidential. She has also pursued transgender roles, auditioning for the part of Brandon Teena in Boys Don't Cry, and playing Cheryl Avery, a young transgender woman in the Law & Order. In 2007, the documentary My Address: A Look At Gay Youth Homelessness in New York was launched with Moennig in cooperation with the Hetrick-Martin Institute (HMI).

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Dec 29, 1977
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Ley y orden 1990-09-13
Latest Project:
Pelicula Lane 1974 2017-03-11
Known For
Poster of Default
Poster of Todos están bien
Poster of Three Rivers
Poster of Young Americans
Pelicula Lane 1974 Hallelujah 2017-03-11
Pelicula My Dead Boyfriend Zoe 2016-11-04
Pelicula Default 2014-10-17
Series Ray Donovan Lena 2013-06-30
Pelicula Sin rastro Erica Lonsdale 2012-02-23
Pelicula El inocente Gloria 2011-03-17
Series Three Rivers Dr. Miranda Foster 2009-10-04
Pelicula Todos están bien Jilly 2009-12-04
Pelicula El arte de estrangular (Art school confidential) Candace 2006-11-10
Series The L Word Shane McCutcheon 2004-01-18
Series Best Week Ever Unknown 2004-01-23
Pelicula Invitation to a Suicide Eva 2004-11-09
Pelicula Amar al límite Debbie 2003-03-27
Series CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Pelicula Atando cabos Grace Moosup 2001-12-18
Series Young Americans 2000-07-12
Series Ley y orden: Unidad de víctimas especiales Unknown 1999-09-20
Series Ley y orden Unknown 1990-09-13