Alongwith contributing a lot to the movie industry, Katie McGrath has done numerous TV shows and series. She is best known for the portrayal of Morgana in the BBC series Merlin and she has also starred in TV series, Dracula as Lucy Westenra which is a horror series. Initially she did not think of taking up acting as a profession but gradually destiny steered things differently for her. She got her first break in 2007 with Damage as Rachel and later in the same year she played Trisha in another television series, Eden. 2008 saw her reuniting with The Tudors team as Bess, as Harriet Chambers in Freakdog and in The Roaring Twenties she played the role of Vixen.
The superhit BBC series Merlin went on air since 2008 to 2012 and her evil character of Morgana Pendragon was liked and appreciated by all. In 2009, she essayed the character of Princess Margaret in The Queen. With growing popularity and hardwork she portrayed all the characters beautifully and justified them. Eventually her career graph kept going up and she started exploring more and more with different roles and characters. In the following years, she kept on taking up new characters where the roles were challenging. From 2011 to 2016 she kept on giving hits such as in A Princess for Christmas, Labyrinth, Dates, Dracula, Slasher, Supergirl and Frontier.
Such is her performance that in this short span of time, she earned nominations in major award ceremonies. With the stellar performances that she kept delivering time and again, she was nominated twice for outstanding actress in the Monte-Carlo TV Festival. this nomination was for her extremity brilliant performance in Merlin. She was also nominated for the Choice Scene Stealer in Teen Choice Awards for Supergirl. Her 2019 TV series Secret Bridesmaids’ Business who’s release is yet to be announced. She will portray the role of Saskia who is a lawyer and bisexual in orientation.
In many of the shows like Merlin, Dracula and Slasher she was in the main role, yet she did supporting roles with equal dedication. Her exploration did not stop here and she also ventured into the animation movies too. She lent her voice to many movies for characters taht required her expertise of dialogue delivery. Katie McGrath is not only known for her contribution in the field of TV, movie, animation movie but also for her fashion and photography skills.