Picks and Pans Review: Newcomer of the Week: Katheryn Winnick
She's not just playing tough. An assassin in the new action-comedy Killers, the 25-year-old is a licensed bodyguard and third-degree black belt.
HAVE YOU ALWAYS BEEN SO TOUGH?
(When I was a kid) I would punch boys instead of kiss them. That was my way of flirting. I was kind of a late bloomer.
YOU DID YOUR OWN STUNTS?
I thought, There's no way I'm not! I'd been dying for the chance to use my martial arts skills. I got to shoot firearms, jump through glass and push Ashton Kutcher through a wall.
EVER HAD TO DEFEND YOURSELF IN REAL LIFE?
I was depositing money at the bank, and all of a sudden these two guys rushed towards me. I kicked one in the groin and the other one in the kidney. Funny part is, they were high school friends who wanted to give me a hug!
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