(biography, photo, video) Kate McKinnon
Kate McKinnon biography
Kate McKinnon is an American actress and comedian, fame which brought the participation in various stand-up shows, and many years of shooting in the entertainment television program «Saturday night live».
Kate was born in the village of sea cliff, located in the state of new York. Her mother Laura Campbell was a teacher, working with the children at home, and father Michael Thomas Berthold has held the city’s chief architect. The family also raised a younger sister Emily.
As a child, McKinnon was very interested in music and everything connected with it. In addition to the secondary school, the girl visited a music Studio and learned to play three instruments: piano, violin and acoustic guitar. Unfortunately, when Kate was 18 years old, her father died. Soon after, she left home to continue her education at the acting faculty of Columbia University.
His career as Kate McKinnon the beginning of the televised «the Big gay sketch show», which performed in 2006 for four years. In parallel, the girl went out on the new York scene in the comic theater productions and was even awarded the «Logo NewNowNext» as best new comedian.
And in 2012, Kate joined the incredibly popular in the United States TV show «Saturday night live» in which he collaborated with such stars as Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy and many others. This project brought McKinnon was nominated for the prestigious award «Emmy» in the category «Best female role of the second plan in a Comedy series».
After a lot of the TV show Kate McKinnon appeared in a movie. However, it first opened to a broad audience of a company producing animated films. She voiced such famous cartoons as «the Simpsons,» «family Guy,» «Brothers Ventura» and many others. Of the last of such papers there is ranked the picture of the «Angry Birds movie».
In the feature film Kate debuted in 2009 in a small role in the Comedy «We have to stop it». Later, it was a humorous film «My best day», a hilarious melodrama «Partners for life» a youth Comedy «Summers on Staten island», a family entertainment ribbon «Sisters». As you can tell from the genres, Kate McKinnon not only in a sketch show, but in the fiction film acts solely as a comedian.
In 2016 great response received the new work of the actress – alternative remake of the famous blockbuster «Ghostbusters,» in which the main characters will of the writers were — and heroines. The success of the picture was quite big, so out in the fall of 2016 a new Comedy with the participation of Kate McKinnon «Perpetrators» and «Christmas office party» also became highly anticipated.
Kate McKinnon was never married, and that there is a clear rationale: the actress is an open lesbian. She is not trying to build a relationship with the opposite sex. But Kate has a permanent girlfriend, the young actress Marla Mindel.
The girls called the most beautiful same-sex couple in Hollywood. While McKinnon does not consider it necessary to speak officially in any social media projects devoted to minority rights, because he thinks that it will distort their true feelings.
Kate McKinnon has a lovely cat by the name of Nino’s Positano, which the actress jokingly calls her baby.
In politics, Kate also prefers women. She deeply impressed by Hillary Clinton and the first chance in a different interview expressed the hope that in America in 2016 will be the first woman President.
- 2012 — My best day
- 2014 — Partners for life
- 2014 — to stenamma
- 2015 — Summer on Staten island
- 2015 — the Spoils before dying
- 2015 — Difficult people
- 2015 — Sister
- 2016 — Ghostbusters
- 2016 — the Instigators
- 2016 — Christmas office party