Katie Aselton was born on 1 October 1978 in Milbridge, Maine. She is an American film director, producer, and actress best known for 2005’s The Intervention, which she produced and starred on alongside husband Mark Duplass. She directed and co-starred in The Freebie, which will be shown in the non-competition ‘Next’ category at the Sundance Film Festival in 2010. She and Duplass previously showed a short film, Scrapple, at Sundance in 2004. She also took part at the movies like Our Idıot Brother and Treatment.
Aselton competed in pageants in 1995, and was Miss Maine Teen USA 1995 and first runner-up at Miss Teen USA 1995. She graduated from Narraguagus High School in Harrington in 1996. She attended Boston University School of Communications for two years before moving to Los Angeles to act, meeting Duplass there. She then studied for two years at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York.
Her latest movie ise Black Rock and her co-stars are Kate Bosworth and Lake Bell in this movie.