Catherine Jane Sutherland/Catherine J Chilson is an Australian actress perhaps best known for playing Katherine Kat Hillard, the Pink Ranger on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Power Rangers: Zeo, and Power Rangers: Turbo from 19951997, joining the TV series in the third season.
She reprised the role in season four, Power Rangers: Zeo, and season five, Power Rangers: Turbo (which she has said is her favourite Rangers season), and appeared in the movie that connected the two seasons. She has done voiceovers for various characters on Power Rangers since Catherine left the show; the most famous is the female Machine Empire General Tezzla in the Power Rangers: Wild Force episode Forever Red.
She played the onscreen victim of a deranged serial killer in the 2000 film The Cell. In the theatrical cut she appeared as only a dead body, although the DVD release contains deleted scenes of her before her character's death. She got the role in the movie by appearing on the Australian reality show Dream Factory.
In 2004, Sutherland had a brief role as Sarah Price, the wife of a murder victim on an episode of America's Most Wanted.
In 2009, she was a panelist on the Power Rangers Panel at Anime Expo 2009. And also has appeared in a commercial for Rice Krispies.
In 2010, she attended Power Morphicon 2010 in Pasadena California.
In 2011 She Attended Sac-Anime (winter) in Sacramento California along with Karan Ashley, Walter Jones, and Steve Cardenas.