Catherine eta-Jones was born on September 25, 1969 in Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom. Catherine is a Welsh actress, presently based in the United States. Catherine Zeta-Jones began acting as a child. By ten she was part of the Catholic congregation’s performing troupe, and by 18 she was performing professionally in the West End. Her first regular television role came in the nostalgic British TV series The Darling Buds of May.