Kate McKinnon is a Comedian and best known for her work on Saturday Night Live (SNL). She is very good when it comes to impression, her best impression of celebrities would be, Hillary Clinton, Justin Bieber, Jeff Sessions, Gal Gadot, and everybody favorite Ellen DeGeneres.
Kate McKinnon was born on January 6, 1984, in Sea Cliff, New York. She is a beautiful, graceful, lady with a dimple on just one cheek. Her presence is only enough to make people fall out of their chair, laughing.
|Name||Kathryn McKinnon Berthold|
|Occupation||Impressionist* Actress* Comedian|
|Net Worth||$6 Million USD|
|Name||Kathryn McKinnon Berthold|
|Date of Birth (Age)
(How old is Kate McKinnon?)
|January 6, 1984 (34-year-old)|
|Place of Birth||Sea Cliff, New York|
(Where is Kate McKinnon from?)
|Long Island Town, Sea Cliff|
(How tall is Kate McKinnon?)
|1.61m (5 foot 3 inches)|
|Ethnicity||German, Swiss, Scottish|
Kate McKinnon Family
|Father||Michael Thomas Berthold (Architect)|
|Mother||Laura Campbell (Parent Educator)|
|Sister||Emily Lynn Berthold|
McKinnon was talented as a child, she knows how to play piano, cello, and guitar, that she learned in her childhood. Kate has a small family, her mom was a parental teacher, while her father Michael passed away when she was only 18 years old. Her father was an architect.
Kate McKinnon Dating History
Kate McKinnon is the first ever SNL cast member who is openly gay. She recently came out and her family supported. For a while, Kate dated Marla Mindelle, they started dating in 2013, and not been recorded when and why did they break up.
Kate McKinnon always kept her life private, she is not comfortable sharing every little detail about her life, Kate said this in an Interview. But she can’t hide forever, it is believed that as of last year Kate McKinnon was dating a girl name ‘Jackie Abbott.’
The two were seen at Emmys Awards, and it was confirmed when Raul Paul post on his Instagram, stating that “Kate girlfriends is as awesome as she is.”
Kate McKinnon Saturday Night Live
She was born to be a comedian, she is probably best when it comes to doing impressions, and act out different accents. Kate McKinnon first becomes an on-screen comedian, when she was cast of an LGBT comedy-sketch called ‘The Big Gay Sketch.’ She was a regular cast member and appeared on the show regularly for three seasons.
Alongside, Kate used to do a live sketch comedy at Upright Citizen Brigade Theatre situated in NYC. The first ever skit that Kat McKinnon did on SNL was with Sofia Vergara, the Pantene ad, in 2012. It was then when the audience saw what a potential she had.
After Vanessa Bayer (a former cast of SNL), Kate McKinnon is the second female who has worked longest with Saturday Night Live (SNL). In 2014, she won the American Comedy Award for Best Supporting Actress (Comedy), for her work on SNL.
We have listed down some of the best skits and roles of Kate McKinnon appeared on SNL:-
Kate McKinnon as Hillary Clinton
Who else has seen her skit of Hillary Clinton? Many of you may do see it but didn’t recognize her, because it is hard to differentiate between Hillary and kate. This character is yet the most popular and funniest character of Kate McKinnon.
Kate Mckinnon as Ellen DeGeneres
Kate just loves Ellen, she is a huge fan of hers. Her impression of Ellen just proves that how deeply she idolize Ellen, every move the way she talks and even the smile, everything is just so on point. Ellen DeGeneres once invite Kate as her guest on her Show, she really appreciates how well Kate act.
Ellen and Kate were never been in the same room before, this was the very first that Ellen gonna see Kate perform live.
Just before we end this list, we just want to mention the top, the most popular, the weirdest skit of Kate McKinnon, called ‘Close Encounter.’ featuring Ryan Gosling.
Kate McKinnon Movies
The 36-year-old Queen of Comedy, Kate has tried her acting skills way before she was a member of SNL. Kate was the main lead in the 2012 movie ‘Hannah Has a Ho-Phase’, she portrayed the roles of Nicky. The movie was an average, but it received a lot of praise from the audience, especially for Kate’s acting skills.
In 2014, while she started her SNL debut, she was cast in LGBT movie called ‘Life Partners’, she did this movie after she came out as gay. She and Leslie Jones knew each other for a year when they were cast in reboot version of ‘Ghostbusters’, Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy were the former members of Saturday Night Live, way before Kate’s debut.
Her acting skills got her the chance to share the same screen with Scarlett Johannsson in the 2017 movie called ‘Rough Night’ and later that year she appeared by side of Mila Kunis in ‘The Spy who Dumped Me.‘
As she was gaining the attention of people worldwide, she also did over some voice acting. Kate McKinnon has been the part of several animated movies such as-
Toy Story That Time They Forget (2014) as- “Pez Cat”
The Angry Birds (2016) as- “Eva The Birth Mom”
Finding Dory (2016) as ‘Wife Fish’
Ferdinand (2017) as- “Lupe”
Kate McKinnon is also a regular character voice of American-Canadian Netflix’s animated series ‘The Magic School Bus Rides Again’ as the voice of the main character name ‘Fiona.’
Kate McKinnon Social Media
As popular as Kate McKinnon is, it is hard to believe that she doesn’t have any social media account. In an Interview she explains why she doesn’t have any, she said, “I don’t want to put anything out there that could misrepresent my feelings,” she added. “If I had Instagram, it would be pictures of my son, who is a cat. That’s mostly what’s going on with me.”