March 25, 1984
37 years old
5 ft 8 in | 173 cm
34-25-36 in | 86-63.5-91.5 cm
62 kg | 136.5 lbs
8.5 US | 39 EU
Katharine Hope McPhee Foster was born in Los Angeles, California, United States, on March 25, 1984, is an American actress.
Young Katharine McPhee first started performing during her years at the Notre Dame High School, Sherman Oaks, in school plays and musicals.
She made her big screen debut in biographical musical drama film Crazy (2007) in cameo role as Paramount Girl.
She got her television acting debut in drama series lonelygirl15 (2007) in episode "Truth or Dare", in role as New Friend.
Her breakthrough performance came as a contestant in singing competition television series American Idol (2006).
She was nominated for the Ovation Award for Lead Actress in a Musical for her role as Annie Oakley in a musical "Annie Get Your Gun" (2005) at Cabrillo Music Theatre.
She landed her Broadway debut in a musical "Waitress" (2018) in role as Jenna Hunterson, at Brooks Atkinson Theatre, for which she won the Broadway.com Audience Award for Favorite Replacement (Female).
She released her debut album "Katharine McPhee" in 2007.
Intensive Care (2021) drama in role as Kate Richards, opposite Chris Klein and Lena Olin
The Tiger Rising (2021) drama in role as Caroline Horton, with Dennis Quaid and Queen Latifah
The House Bunny (2008) comedy opposite Anna Faris, Colin Hanks and Emma Stone
You May Not Kiss the Bride (2011) romantic action comedy with Dave Annable, Rob Schneider and Kathy Bates
Shark Night 3D (2011) horror opposites Sara Paxton, Alyssa Diaz and Dustin Milligan
Peace, Love & Misunderstanding (2012) comedy drama in cameo role as Sara
Bayou Caviar (2018) neo-noir drama Cuba Gooding Jr., Famke Janssen and Richard Dreyfuss
She won the Women's Image Network Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series and was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Breakout Star: Female for her performance as Karen Cartwright in NBC musical drama television series Smash (2012-2013).
Scorpion (2014-2018) CBS action drama television series in role as Paige Dineen
She played Natalie Russo in a Hallmark Hall of Fame television film In My Dreams (2014).
She portrayed Kathie Durst in biography crime drama television movie The Lost Wife Of Robert Durst (2017).
Country Comfort (2021) Netflix comedy series in role as Bailey
Graduated from the Notre Dame High School, Sherman Oaks in 2002.
Majored in musical theatre from Boston Conservatory.
Has older sister, Adriana.
Has Irish, German, English and Scottish ancestry.
Fan of Stevie Wonder.
Loves classical music.
She won the Young Hollywood Award for Exciting New Vocalist in 2007.
She released five albums:
Katharine McPhee (2007)
Christmas Is the Time to Say I Love You (2010)
I Fall in Love Too Easily (2017)
She was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Breakout Female Artist in 2007.
Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.
She dated Nick Harborne (2017) and Elyes Gabel (2014-2016).
She was married to Nick Cokas (2008-2016).
She started dating record producer David Foster in 2017, the couple got married in 2019.