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Yvonne Strahovsky: It's Gone By Real Quick For Me

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Yvonne Strahovski co-stars on ‘24: Live Another Day’ as a CIA agent who started the day trying to put Jack Bauer in jail…now she's working with him.

Fun facts about Yvonne Strahovsky: (Source: Wikipedia)

1) She is an Australian actress. She is best known for portraying CIA Agent Sarah Walker in the NBC television series Chuck (2007–2012) and Hannah McKay in the Showtime series Dexter (2012–2013). She is also the voice and model of Miranda Lawson in the Mass Effect video game series. She currently appears as CIA agent Kate Morgan in 24: Live Another Day and also made an appearance in the thrilling action/adventure movie; Lego: The Adventures of Clutch Powers.

2) Strahovski started acting when she played Viola in a school production of Twelfth Night. She appeared in film and television roles in Australia, including a turn on satirical show Double the Fist and a part as Freya Lewis in the Australian drama series headLand. She has also appeared in Channel Nine's Sea Patrol.

3) sent in her audition tape for the show Chuck while in the United States auditioning for roles in other shows, namely NBC's 2007 series Bionic Woman. She sent in an audition tape while waiting to hear from the other two jobs. She was contacted by the producers of Chuck the next day to come in and run lines with Zachary Levi. The producers called her back a week later letting her know she had been cast as Sarah Walker. Six months later, she moved to the United States. She adopted the more phonetic spelling of Strahovski as her stage name at this time, which was at producer Josh Schwartz's behest for the sake of easier pronunciation.

The season finale of ‘24 Live Another Day’ airs Monday night, July 14th at 9:00pm on FOX.

Twitter: @Y_Strahovski


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