Kate Bosworth, born January 2, 1983, is an American actress born in Los Angeles, California. Bosworth made her first attempt at film during an audition for the 1998 film, The Horse Whisperer. She found widespread recognition in 2002 with the surfing movie Blue Crush with Michelle Rodriguez.
She also had roles in independent films, playing Dawn Schiller in the true crime film Wonderland (2003) and Sandra Dee in the Bobby Darin biographical drama Beyond the Sea (2004). She portrayed Lois Lane in Superman Returns (2006), and had roles in 21 (2008), Straw Dogs (2011), And While We Were Here (2012), and Still Alice (2014). She starred in the horror films Before I Wake (2016) and The Domestics (2018). Recently, she starred as KC in the Netflix science fiction miniseries The I-Land (2019).
Kate Bosworth is married to Michael Polish.