5 feet and 3.5 Inches Kate McKinnon is an American comedian as well as an actress who has begun her career journey in the entertainment field since 2007. She is well best known for her roles on the popular comedy series The Big Gay Sketch Show and Saturday Night Live. She is also famous for her character as Dr. Jillian Holtzmann in the 2016 Ghostbusters reboot. To know more about her scroll below our pages.
Birthday, age and wiki of Kate McKinnon
Kate is the daughter of Laura Campbell(mother) and Michael Thomas Berthold(father). Talented American comedian as well as an actress Kate was born as Kathryn McKinnon Berthold. Later she got famous by her stage name Kate McKinnon.
Belonging to the mixed ethnicity of German and Scottish while he holds an American Nationality. She celebrates her birthday every year on 6 January. In 1984 she had opened her eyes in the Long Island town of Sea Cliff, New York. Kate’s Mother used to work as a parent educator while her father worked as an architect. She shares her parents with her younger sister Emily with whom she was raised. When she was 18 years old her father died.
Educational background of Kate McKinnon
The sizzling and phenomenon actress had done her schooling from North Shore High School. After completing her school level she was enrolled at Columbia University where she graduated with a theater major. Besides this, there are no details on her further educational background.
Husband, Wedding, or Boyfriend of Kate McKinnon
While talking about the private life she had to go under many ups and downs. In the beginning, she realized her love for the same sex between the tender age of 14-15. Later she also claimed that she was the only gay person in her high school.
Caption: Kate McKinnon debuts her girlfriend in Emmy Awards, 2017, September 20. (Credit: dailymail.co.uk)
In the following year, she didn’t reveal much about her relationships initially. Further, she was also linked with Marla Mindelle, but the relationship went array soon.
2017 it was the year when the duo made their first public appearance in Emmy Awards. Accompanying Kate to the show it was non-other than actress Jackie Abbott, and the lovebirds looked splendid together.
Kate McKinnon’s Career
Talking about the career of Kate she had started her career journey from the entertainment field since 2007 and she is still active in it. Later she worked as the original cast of Logo TV’s The Big Gay Sketch Show in 2007. Further, the Phenomenon American actress made her appearance in the numerous television series doing short roles.
In the year 2010, she had worked for the short film Mr. Ross portraying the character of Debby. Her career took off after when she became the main cast as the television series Saturday Night Live in 2012. Interestingly her show is still running and she has won various awards for her work in the show.
Caption: Kate McKinnon shares her “SNL” impression at TODAY, on 2018, August 1. (Credit: YouTube)
Apart from this, she had also recorded 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.
The beautiful Kate was also appeared in the video game LEGO Dimensions playing the role of Dr. Jillian Holtzmann in 2015. For her contribution towards the entertainment world, she has been nominated for several awards shows for her impressive acting skills. Further, she has successfully won NewNowNext Awards, Ashland Independent Film Festival Award, American Comedy Award, Women Film Critics Circle and much more.
Net Worth and Salary of Kate McKinnon
As one of the versatile actress and model, she had earned a huge name and fame in her lifetime career. The net worth of the sizzling actress has been estimated at around $ 12 million US dollars. While there are no details on her exact annual salary. There is no doubt that her net worth and salary will sure increase in the upcoming years.