Kate McKinnon Biography

Kate McKinnon

Quick Facts Of Kate McKinnon

Celebrated Name Kate McKinnon
Age 36 Years
Nick Name Kate
Birth Name Kathryn McKinnon Berthold
Birth Date 1984-01-06
Gender Female
Profession Actress
Place Of Birth Sea Cliff, New York
Nationality American
Birth Nation United States of America
Famous For Actress, Comedian
Religion Will Update Soon...
Horoscope Capricorn
Ethnicity Mixed (German-Scottish)
Net Worth $8 Million
Father Michael Thomas Berthold
Mother Laura Campbell
Sisters Emily Lynne Berthold
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Height 5 feet 4 inches
Weight 50 Kg
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Body Measurement 34-24-35 inches
Breast Size 34 inches
Waist Size 24 inches
Hip Size 35 inches
Bra Cup Size 32B
Dress Size 4 (US)
High School North Shore High School
University Columbia University
Educational Qualification Degree in Theater
Salary Under Review
Source of Wealth Entertainment Industry
Sexual Orientation Lesbian
Marital Status Unmarried - In a Relationship
Girl Friend Marla Mindelle
Links Wikipedia,Instagram,Twitter,Facebook

Kate McKinnon is a popular comedian, impressionist, mimicry artist, actress, and voice-over artist. She is best known for her comedy shows, Saturday Night Live and The Big Gay Sketch Show. She is also famous for mimicking well-known celebrities, such as Justin Bieber and Hillary Clinton. 

Similarly, She has received many awards for her skills and wit. She was also nominated for Primetime Emmy Award on five occasions under categories, Outstanding Supporting Actress in Comedy Series and Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics. She has always been bold and clear about her sexual orientation. She is a proud lesbian and has worked towards the welfare of LGBT and various other communities. Let's know more about her and her career through this article.

What is Kate McKinnon famous for?

  • An American actress and comedian.
  • Her work on the popular comedy series The Big Gay Sketch Show and Saturday Night Live.
  • Her character as Dr. Jillian Holtzmann in the 2016 Ghostbusters reboot.

Where is Kate McKinnon from?

Recalling her early life, Kate was born and raised in the Long Island town of Sea Cliff, New York in the year 1984. Currently, she aged 36 years old. She has an American nationality and has a mixed ethnicity of German and Scottish.

Similarly, She is the daughter of Laura Campbell and Michael Thomas Berthold. Her birth name is Kathryn McKinnon Berthold. Her mother worked as a  parent educator and her father worked as an architect. She has a younger sister Emily with whom she was raised. Her father passed away when she was 18 years old. 

Where is Kate McKinnon go for education?

Concerning her education details, Kate studied at North Shore High School and attended Columbia University where she graduated with a theater major.

When did Kate McKinnon pursue her acting career?

  • Moving towards her career journey, Kate is active in the entertainment field since 2007 and she is still active in it. She began her career journey joining the original cast of Logo TV’s The Big Gay Sketch Show in 2007.
  • She appeared all three seasons of the show. Her career has already started to blossom in the entertainment field. She has appeared on numerous television series doing short roles.
  • In 2010, she appeared in the short film Mr. Ross portraying the character of Debby. 
  • Her career took on a successful path when she became the main cast as the television series Saturday Night Live in 2012. The show is still running and she has won various awards for her work in the show.
  • Besides acting, she has also given her voice in movies and television series including Giant Sloth, The Angry Birds Movie, Finding Dory, Ferdinand, Nature Cat, The Simpsons, and The Magic School Bus Rides Again.
  • She also appeared in the video game LEGO Dimensions playing the role of Dr. Jillian Holtzmann in 2015. Her future projects include a comedy film titled The Spy Who Dumped Me which is released in 2018. In the film, she will be seen playing the lead role of Morgan, alongside Mila Kunis. 
  • Her subsequent release, Irreplaceable You, is expected to show her in a different light. For the first time, she will be appearing in a serious drama, which released in 2018 on Netflix.
  • In 2019, she played a supporting role in the summer movie Yesterday.
  • Further, She has been nominated for several awards shows for her impressive acting skills and she has successfully won NewNowNext Awards, Ashland Independent Film Festival Award, American Comedy Award, Women Film Critics Circle and much more.

Is Kate McKinnon dating someone?

Reflecting on her personal life, Kate is a lesbian. She is in a romantic relationship with Marla Mindelle and the couple has started dating since 2013. They are living in a happy romantic relationship.

She has adopted a pet cat, Nino Positano to whom he jokingly refers as her son. There isn’t any information about her being in other relationships that we know of. Her personal life isn’t in the limelight as her career path is. There isn’t any solid proof that leads towards her married life and children.

How much is Kate McKinnon's worth?

Being a part of the entertainment industry since 2007, Kate earns a decent amount of money and fame through her profession as an actress and comedian. Based on some online sources, her current estimated net worth said to be $8 million. However, her salary is yet to be disclosed.

How tall is Kate McKinnon?

Observing her body physics, Kate stands a height of 5 feet 4 inches and weighs around 50 Kg. Similarly, she has a slim body with blue eyes and blonde hair color. She used 34B bra size and 4 (US) dress sizes. Further, her body measures 34-26-35 inches.

Did You Know?

  • She can play the guitar, cello, and piano.
  • She had an iguana as a pet when she was younger.