Katie Cassidy was born Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy on November 25, 1986, in Los Angeles, California. Her father, David Cassidy, was a pop star in the 1970s her mother, Sherry Williams, was a high fashion model in the early 1970s Sherry left her career to concentrate on raising her 3 daughters, with husband, Richard Benedon M. D., Katie’s stepfather.
His closest relatives include Shaun Cassidy’s uncle, Patrick Cassidy and Ryan Cassidy, the children of his grandfather Jack Cassidy’s son. Shirley Jones’s Wedding; Katie’s grandmother was Evelyn Ward.
As a child, Katie took gymnastics, learned piano, guitar and singing, then danced and learned acting lessons and eventually became a cheerleader for California brochures. He attended Calabas High School in his neighborhood, he also cheered as a freshman.
Her mother insisted that she finish prep college in high school before she started her acting career. For years before graduation in 2005, Katie was a model and studied acting in community theater. Katie had just been accepted into ‘Tisch’ at NYU when she was offered her first role as “Dee Dee”, which was one month before graduating. Katie has not stopped working since.
Katie’s early exposure to show business, the cosmopolitan culture of Los Angeles, her family upbringing, and her comprehensive education produced absolutely remarkable results.
He grew up as a man of many talents in various professions such as recording his father’s 1970s hit “I think I love you” and singing on the VH1 TV special Babylegum Babylon, writing his own songs, for Abercrombie and Fitch and guess what?this 2004 Rock and Republic clothes lines, and acting.
However, she was publicly criticised by her father who wanted her to wait before she covered her classic hit.
During his stint with Artemis Records, he was introduced to the popular boy band Street Dream. There he met Greg Raposo, who wrote the song “we fell in love” for him when they dated in 2002.
She also met her ex-boyfriend, Jesse McCartney, and later appeared as her love interest in her hit video “She’s Not You”. A story about Jesse and Katie appeared on the January 2006 issue of teen magazine.
At the time he was busy working on five feature film productions taking place almost simultaneously. Katie made several appearances in TV series, such as the 7th Heaven (1996) and sex, love &secrecy (2005), among others. She appeared as Samantha, the son of Adam Sandler and Kate Beckinsale in the hit comedy (2006).
After the release of the teen horror film, when strangers call (2006), in which she is co-starred as Tiffany, Cassidy goes to Vancouver to work on her second horror film, Black Christmas (2006), in which she stars as a Sorority girl.
Katie recently beat up the likes of Jessica Simpson and Kristin Cavallari for the lead role opposite John Travolta as her daughter and heir to the world’s most powerful energy company in Dallas, a major remake of the TV series.