Katharine McPhee

Katharine McPhee is an actress from America who is also famous as a singer and songwriter. Her career started in 2005 and in 2006 she achieved international fame after when she was one of the participants of season five of the show American Idol, where she finished as a runner-up. As a singer she has released a total of 5 albums selling millions of copies so far. She is also successful as an actress with her most notable role being in Smash from 2014 to 2018.

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Biography and Early Life

She was born Katharine Hope McPhee on 25 March 1984. Her father is Daniel McPhee and he worked as a television producer while Peisha Burch, her mother is a vocal coach. Katharine has an older brother sister by the name of Andriana who is also a vocal coach. She comes from a family of German, Irish, and Scottish descent and at the age of 12, they moved to Sherman Oaks. When Katharine was young her mother recognized her talent in music and she started training her.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Katharine McPhee in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Katharine McPhee’s age is 37 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 25 March 1984. Though, she is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 173 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 123 lbs in Pound and 56kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark brown and hair color is Dark brown.


For her education, she was a student at Notre Dame High School where she was very active in musicals as well as plays. After graduating from high school in 2002, she enrolled as Boston Conservatory taking musical theatre as a major. She studied for just a while at the institution and the she dropped out to try out a career as an actress.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Katharine is a married woman and a mother to one child. She dated Nick Cokas for three years before marrying him in February 2008. After five years of marriage there arose rumors that she was in a relationship with Michael Morris who directed Smash. The two had been photographed kissing and as a result Katharine and her husband Nick separated and finally divorcing in 2016.

After separating from Nick she started dating Elyes Gabel and their relationship lasted for two years, finally breaking up in 2016. Two years later McPhee got engaged to David Foster who is 35 years older than her. They tied the knot in June 2019 and in February 2021 they were blessed with a son named Rennie David Foster.

As a teenager Katharine struggled with eating disorders and she became bulimic at the age of 17. After struggling with the illness for seven years she enrolled on a rehabilitation program for three months. In 2006 she appeared on The Dr. Keith Ablow Show alongside her sister. The discussed their childhood fear of their father and also her struggle with bulimia.

Is Katharine McPhee Lesbian?

As for her sexuality, Katharine is straight and not gay or a lesbian. She has been married twice in her life and the current union with her husband seems to be all good. She is a mother of one child and she is happy in her married life.

Professional Career

On the fifth season of the famous television show American Idol, Katharine decided to participate after being persuaded by her parent. Her performances during the show were highly regarded and they led to the use of the word McPheever by several people. The competition was won by Taylor Hicks with Katharine finishing as a runner-up.

After the show, McPhee went on to make music and she released several singles and in January 2007 she released her self-titled album. The other albums that followed were Unbroken, Christmas Is the Time to Say I Love You, I Fall in Love Too Easily, and Hysteria.

She made her debut in studio acting in 2008 after she appeared in the comedy The House Bunny. Next she had a guest-starring role on the series CSI: NY. She had a starring role in 2011 on the series Smash, which was set as a musical drama. Other film roles that she is famed for include Shark Night 3D, Peace, Love & Misunderstanding, The Tiger Rising, and Bayou Caviar among others.


Some of the awards that Katharine has been nominated for are Ovation Award and the Teen Choice Award. She has won the Women’s Image Network Award, Fox Reality Award, Young Hollywood Awards, and the Audience Award.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Katharine McPhee in 2021

Katharine has been an entertainer for over a decade now during which time she has managed to accumulate a net worth of $16 million as of 2021. This wealth has come from her career both as a singer and an actress. She has also had several endorsement deals with different brands and thus her impressive net value.

McPhee grabbed the attention of people during her participation in season 5 of the American Idol. She finished as a runner-up but the exposure helped her in achieving a lot in her singing career in the future. She is also an actress who has found success in this field as well. She is an example that determination and hard work surely pays well.

  1. Pam July 25, 2021 at 4:40 pm

Facts of Katharine Hope McPhee Foster

  • Gender Female
  • full nameKatharine Hope McPhee Foster
  • birthplaceLos Angeles, California
  • Date of Birth March 25, 1984
  • Age 40 years 1 months
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Lucky Number 5
  • Lucky Stone Diamond
  • Lucky Color Red
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$16 million
  • professionActress, singer
  • weightIn Kilograms – 56 Kg, In Pounds – 123 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 173 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
  • hair colorDark drown
  • eye colorDark brown
  • high schoolNotre Dame High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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