Who is Erin Krakow?
Erin Krakow, born on the 5th of September, 1984, is an American actress who became famous for her roles in the series “Army Wives”, as well as the Hallmark series “When Calls the Heart.”
Erin Krakow’s Early LifeKrakow was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, but spent her time growing up in Wellington, Florida. She also attended Flowing Wells High School during her younger years, as well as Arizona School for the Arts in Tucson, Arizona. There is no information about Krakow’s parents or any siblings, as she prefers to keep her personal life private, and away from the public’s eyes
After finishing high school, Krakow decided to move to West Palm Beach, Florida and attended Dreyfoos School of the Arts, then continued her studies by attending the prestigious Juilliard School in New York City.
— Erin Krakow (@erinkrakow) February 19, 2018
Erin Krakow’s Career
Upon graduating from Juilliard School studying arts, she immediately started her career as an actress on stage. Some of the early roles she embarked on include appearing in “The Importance of Being Earnest”, “Steel Magnolias”, and “George the Fourth.” Her early years as an actress helped set up her career and also her net worth. In 2010 Krakow transitioned from stage to television, and joined the cast of the series “Army Wives” on the Lifetime network. She played the character of Specialist Tanya Gabriel, a medic in Afghanistan, from 2010 until 2012, and her performance was an early breakthrough in her career.
In 2013 Krakow continued her career with a guest appearance in “Castle”, and in the TV-film “Chance at Romance.” Eventually in 2014, she received another huge career break when she became part of a new series on the Hallmark Channel entitled “When Calls the Heart,” playing the role of Elizabeth Thatcher opposite Daniel Lissing. The series became a huge success for the network, and finished its fifth season in 2018. The success of the series helped to further establish her as an actress, and also increased her wealth tremendously.
Other projects that Krakow has appeared in include joining the cast of “A Cookie Cutter Christmas” a TV-film, guest appearing in “NCIS: Los Angeles”, “NCIS”, and “Good Girls Revolt,” steadily building her reputation and bank account.
Erin Krakow and Finding Father Christmas
After enjoying the success of her Hallmark series “When Calls the Heart”, another great opportunity came in Krakow’s way in the form of the movie “Finding Father Christmas,” one of the Hallmark Movies and Mysteries film series, adapted from the novels of Robin Jones Gunn. The movie is about Miranda Chester, who was in search of her father during Christmas time, and was released in 2016, becoming a huge hit among the network’s audience, actually becoming the most watched premier in the Hallmark channel’s history.
The success of “When Calls the Heart” eventually spun a sequel due to the insistent demand of fans, and the following year Krakow reprised her role and starred in “Engaging Father Christmas,” which again became an instant success, so that a third film is in the works – “Marrying Father Christmas” started shooting in March 2018 and will premiering in November 2018 as part of Hallmark’s Miracles of Christmas programming. The success of the movie series also helped tremendously in Krakow’s net worth.
Erin Krakow’s Body Measurement
In terms of her body measurement, Krakow is 5ft 9ins tall (1.79 m), weighs 135lbs (61kgs) with vital statistics of 36-26-36; she has blue eyes and brown hair.
Erin Krakow’s Net Worth
As of 2018 and based on authoritative sources, Krakow’s net worth is reported to be over $3 million, acquired from her years working as an actress on stage and television, and in films.
Erin Krakow’s Personal Life
In terms of her personal life, Krakow is very secretive and prefers to keep it private. There were some rumours that she is dating Daniel Lissing, her co-star in the hit series “When Calls the Heart,” but no one is sure if this relationship is ongoing, as both parties refuse to give any details.
Daniel Lissing is an Australian actor who gained fame in the movies “Crownies” and “Last Resort”. Krakow and Lissing started working together in “When Calls the Heart” in 2014 until its fifth season in 2018, when Lissing decided to leave the show. Other than her life in front of the camera, Krakow is also very active in social media, to connect with her fans. She has a Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts, all of which have gained her thousands of followers.