Kat Graham Bio, wiki, Age, Career, Height, Weight, Family

Net Worth: $3 million

Kat Graham


Kat Graham is an American actress, singer, model, and dancer who rose to fame after starring as Bonnie Bennett in the popular supernatural television series The Vampire Diaries. Her roles in The Parent Trap (1998), 17 Again (2009), The Roommate (2011), Honey 2 (2011), and Addicted are also noteworthy (2014). She worked as a model for a variety of well-known companies, including K-Mart, Pop-Tarts, and Barbie. After releasing the song Put Your Graffiti On Me in 2012, she became an overnight sensation in the music industry.

Kat Graham’s Childhood and Education

Kat Graham was born Katerina Alexandre Hartford Graham on September 5, 1989, in Geneva, Switzerland. She and her half-brother Yakov spent the majority of their early years in Los Angeles, California. She is of American and Swiss descent, and her ethnicity is mixed, as her mother Natasha is Jewish and her father is of Americo-Liberian descent. When she was five years old, her parents divorced.

Her father was also a music executive, so she comes from a family with a long history in the music industry. Her paternal grandfather is a former UN Ambassador who served in a variety of countries for over four decades, including Kenya, the Netherlands, Sweden, and Romania. Graham is a Hebrew school graduate. At a young age, the actress developed an interest in acting and dancing, and eventually took lessons to hone her skills. Tupac Shakur, Janet Jackson, M.I.A., Gwen Stefani, Grace Jones, and Madonna are among the artists she considers to be her musical influences and role models.

Professional Career Of Kat Graham

Kat Graham has been in the entertainment business since she was six years old. Barbie, K-Mart, Pop-Tarts, and Edison were among the major brands in which she appeared in advertisements. Fatima Robinson, a choreographer, noticed her when she was only 15 years old. The choreographer invited her to perform as a background dancer for Bow Wow at the BET Awards.

Graham took part in a national marketing campaign to promote The Coca-Cola Company’s soft drink, Fanta, when she was 17 years old. Akon’s Lonely, Christina Milian’s Dip It Low, Justin Bieber and Usher’s Somebody to Love (Remix), 112’s What If, John Legend’s Used to Love U, B2Why K’s I Love You, Musiq Soulchild’s B.U.D.D.Y., and Musiq Soulchild’s B.U.D.D.Y.

A Career in Film

Graham made her film debut as Jackie in The Parent Trap, a romantic comedy released in 1998. She appeared in the films Johnson Family Vacation, 17 Again, The Roommate, and Dance Fu after that.

Ingrid in Boogie Town (2012), Diamond in Addicted (2014), and Jada Pinkett in All Eyez on Me are some of Graham’s other notable films (2017). Her next film, Hot It Ends, will be released on Netflix on July 27, 2018.

A Career in Television

Kat Graham made her television debut in 2002 in the Disney Channel teen comedy series Lezzie McGuire, in which she played a minor role. Later in her career, she worked on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The O.C., Malcolm in the Middle, Joan of Arcadia, Grounded For Life, and Greek, among other shows.

Graham played Jackson Stewart’s girlfriend in the Disney Channel sitcom Hannah Montana from 2008 to 2009. In the same year, she became well-known for her role as Bonnie Bennett in the popular supernatural drama series The Vampire Diaries. From 2009 to 2017, she starred in the series as the main character.

Graham’s breakthrough performance in the series earned her a Teen Choice Award, a Youth Rock Award, and a Black Women in Film Association Award. Oh Sit!, The Show with Vinny, Whose Line Is It Anyway? and Stalker was among her other television appearances. She’ll also be seen in Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, an upcoming science fiction television series.

Some of her most popular series include:

SeriesRoleIMDb RatingAwardCast Members
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2006)Tisha7.7William Petersen
Marg Helgenberger
Gary Dourdan
Hannah Montana (2008-09)Allison4.9Emily Osment
Mitchel Musso
The Vampire Diaries (2009-17)Bonnie Bennett7.8Teen Choice Award and Creative AwardNina Dobrev
Paul Wesley
Ian Somerhalder
Steven R. McQueen
Stalker (2015)Christine Harper8.1Dylan McDermott
Maggie Q
Mariana Klaveno

Kat Graham’s Career as a Musician

Graham began her musical career in 2002 when she wrote the song Derailed. The song was featured in the same-named crime thriller film from 2005. Graham broke through after a year when she appeared on’s third studio album Songs About Girls on the songs The Donque Song and I Got It From My Mama.

Sassy, the singer’s debut single, was released in October 2010. She went on to cover popular artists such as Janet Jackson and Paula Abdul. She followed up with another single, I Want It All, in March 2011.

Graham went on to sign a recording contract with A&M Octone Records in February 2012, which was her first major-label contract. She released a song called Put Your Graffiti On Me the same year. The song was an instant hit, receiving positive reviews from critics and reaching #5 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs chart in the United States. For the first time, Graham released her EP Against The Wall, which debuted at #54 on the iTunes Music Album Chart.

Kat Graham Net Worth 2023

Kat Graham has amassed a sizable fortune as a result of her various occupations. The actress has a net worth of around $3 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Graham portrayed Bonnie Bennett in the supernatural series The Vampire Diaries for about eight years, from 2009 to 2017. She was paid over $35,000 per episode. Her estimated annual salary as a professional model is more than $97,684. In 2017, she put her Hollywood Hills house on the market for sale. ORIGINAL SOURCE: Daily Mail

The most commercially successful of Graham’s films are

MovieRoleBudgetBox OfficeIMDb RatingCast Members
The Parent Trap (1998)Jackie$15 million$83.9 million6.5Dennis Quaid
Natasha Richardson
Lindsay Lohan
17 Again (2009)Jamie$40 million$136.3 million6.4Zac Efron
Leslie Mann
Thomas Lennon
The Roommate (2011)Kim Johnson$16 million$52.5 million4.9Leighton Meester
Minka Kelly
Cam Gigandet

Graham has listed her gated Hollywood Hills home for $1.3 million. Built-in 1927, the 2,174 square foot Spanish-style home has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, as well as separate meditation and music rooms. In 2012, she paid $849,000 for the house.

Personal Life of Kat Graham

Kat Graham may or may not be single. The actress, on the other hand, was dating actor Cottrell Guidry, whom she met through a mutual friend in 2008. On October 28, 2012, Graham and Guidry got engaged. In October, she announced her engagement, saying,

“When you’ve been with someone for more than half a decade, you start to feel like you’re married. There’s no need to rush. The most important thing right now is to set up our lives so that we can be a good support system for one another.”

Unfortunately, the power couple’s two-year engagement was mysteriously ended in December 2014. Graham was previously linked to American actor Jay Pharoah in 2015. However, neither Graham nor Pharoah have officially confirmed their relationship.

Graham is well-known on social media, with over 4.5 million Instagram followers and frequent posts about her work and family.

Facts of Kat Graham
Date of Birth:1989September-5
Age:32 years old
Birth Nation:Switzerland
Height:5 Feet 2 Inch
NameKat Graham
Birth NameKaterina Alexandre Hartford Graham
Nick NameKat KG Kitty Kat
FatherJoseph Graham
MotherNatasha Graham,
NationalityAmerican and Swiss
Birth Place/CityGeneva, Switzerland
Ethnicitymixed ethnical background
Working ForThe Vampire Diaries, The Parent Trap, 17 Again, The Roommate, Honey and Addicted
Net Worth$3 million
Famous forThe Vampire Diaries, 17 Again, The Parent Trap, 17 Again, The Roommate, Honey and Addicted
Affair withCottrell Guidry
BoyfriendCottrell Guidry
AwardsTeen Choice Award and Creative Award
MoviesThe Parent Trap, 17 Again, The Roommate, Honey and Addicted
TV ShowThe Vampire Diaries, Hannah Montana, Whose Line Is It Anyway?, and Stalker
AlbumsLove Music Funk Magic, Roxbury Drive, Pictures of You, and Against the Wall

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