Yvonne Strahovski is best known for her role as Sarah Walker in ‘Chuck’. The series is about a computer geek named Chuck Bartowski, played by Zachary Levi. He receives an encoded e-mail from an old college friend who works for the CIA. The e-mail contains a software that transfers America’s biggest spy secrets into Chuck’s brain. This causes the CIA and NSA to assign Chuck handlers, with whom he will work on top-secret missions. His handlers are John Casey, portrayed by Adam Baldwin, and Sarah Walker, portrayed by Yvonne Strahovski. Yvonne has played the role of Sarah Walker for the entire duration of 91 episodes of ‘Chuck’. She has also appeared in EA’s ‘Mass Effect Galaxy’, ‘Mass Effect 2’ and ‘Mass Effect 3’, as the voice of Miranda Lawson.
In 2011, Yvonne Strahovski was joining Robert DeNiro and Jason Statham in the action thriller ‘Killer Elite’. She played the role of Anne Frazier. One year later, she acted alongside Seth Rogen in ‘the Guilt Trip’. Also in 2012, she made her appearance in the crime drama mystery ‘Dexter’, starring Michael C. Hall. In ‘Dexter’, Yvonne played the role of Hannah McKay, former lover of a spree killer. She played this role for the last two seasons of the series. 2014 had Yvonne Strahovski starring in ‘I, Frankenstein’ and playing the role of CIA agent Kate Morgan in Fox’s ‘24: Live Another Day’. Last year, she joined Adrien Brody in ‘Manhattan Night’.
Yvonne’s ex-boyfriends and husband:
In 2006, Yvonne Strahovski was dating Matt Doran, who she met on the set of ‘The Plex’. Doran is best known for the role he played in 1999 in ‘Matrix’, as Mouse. Their relationship only lasted for one year.
Before dating Doran, Yvonne was dating American writer Josh Schwartz.
In 2009, Yvonne and Tim Loden revealed that they were in a relationship. They met on the set of ‘Chuck’, where Loden played the role of a Polish rocker. Although they seemed to be madly in love and fans even thought that Loden was Yvonne’s soon to be husband, their relationship did not get to that point. Apparently, Tim accused Yvonne of being unfaithful, which completely changed their relationship. It is not known who decided to end the relationship, but there are speculations that it might have been Yvonne. They broke up in 2012.
Since then, Yvonne has not publicly been in any relationship. There are, of course, rumors of her having a boyfriend. She has apparently been seen casually holding hands with a guy. There is no proof, though, that Yvonne is currently dating anyone.
Yvonne Strahovski’s on-screen relationship with co-star Zachary Levi:
Yvonne’s character in ‘Chuck’, Sarah Walker, was Levi’s character’s love interest during the show. Eventually, Chuck and Sarah get married. Throughout the series, the actors had to play several intimate scenes. Also, the actors were often seen hanging out together. This, of course, has sparked an interest in the actors’ relationship among gossiping fans. There was, for a while, a rumor that Yvonne and Zachary were dating. This did not last for long, though, as Zachary himself denied being in a relationship with Yvonne. In 2014, Levi married Missy Peregrym, but the marriage only lasted for one year.
Yvonne’s birth name is Yvonne Jaqueline Strzechowski. She was born in 1982 in Australia to the Polish family of Peter and Bozena Strzechowski. Yvonne adopted the name Strahovski for the sake of easier pronunciation. She had a call for acting since she was young, taking acting lessons at the age of 12. She graduated from the Santa Sabina high school in Strathfield. In 2003, she graduated from University of Western Sydney’s Theater Nepean. Yvonne is an animal lover and a great supporter of PETA, for whom she has appeared in an ad for the ‘Adopt Don’t Buy’ campaign. She is the co-founder of a small theater company and has hosted a charity tennis tournament in 2010. The goal of the event was to raise funds for an animal shelter.
In 2010, Yvonne Strahovski won the Teen Choice Award for her role in ‘Chuck’. One year later, Yvonne won the TV Guide Award for ‘Chuck’. Her role in ‘Dexter’ brought her a Saturn Award for Best Guest Starring Role. Also, she has been in Maxim’s Hot 100 from 2009 to 2013, ranking #45 in May 2012. In December 2012, Yvonne debuted on Broadway, playing in a revival of Clifford Odets’ ‘Golden Boy’. This has brought her a Theatre World Award. Yvonne Strahovski’s net worth is currently at a whopping $8 million.