Katherine Langford, the lead actress from the Netflix series ‘Cursed’, is an Australian actress. She was praised for her role of Hannah Baker in the series 13 Reasons Why. Since then she has acted in several movies and TV shows and also received awards and nominations for her acting.
Katherine Langford’s Overview
- Birth Name: Katherine Langford
- Age: 26
- Date of Birth: 29 April 1996
- Place of Birth: Perth, Australia
- Nationality: Australian
- Profession: Actress
- Net Worth: $6 Million
- Father: Stephen Langford
- Mother: Elizabeth Langford
- Siblings: Josephine Langford
- Spouse: NA
- Children: NA
- Height: 5 ft 5 in
- Weight: 64 kg
- Hair Color: Brunette
- Eye Color: Blue
- Actor: Orlando Broom
- Actress: Meryl Streep
- Singer: Lady Gaga
- Movie: Harry Potter, Titanic
- TV Show: Star Trek: Voyager
- Color: Red, Black
- Destination: New York, Dubai, LA
- Hobbies: Singing, Swimming, Photography
Early Life, Education and Family (Parents and Siblings)
- Born in Perth, Australia, Katherine Langford was raised in Applecross. She is the oldest daughter of Stephen Lamgford and Elizabeth Langford, both were doctors.
- She has a younger sister named Josephine Langford who is also an actress.
- She attended Penrhos College for her primary education and enrolled at St. Hilda School for secondary education.
- In 2005, she started taking voice lessons in classical, jazz and contemporary with Heidi Lake.
- She enrolled at Perth Modern School for her senior high school, where she took music and drama classes and was also a sports captain and a nationally recognized swimmer.
- In 2012, Langford attended a concert of Lady Gaga and that inspired her to learn piano.
- In her final year at Perth Modern School, she focused only on music and performance and later graduated in 2013.
- In 2014, Langford enrolled at the Principal Academy of Dance & Theater Arts to major in Music Theater and acted in Godspell. In 2-15, she became one of five students to be a part of National Institute of Dramatic Art Advanced Actors Residency.
- In the same year, she took training at Nicholson’s Academy of Screen Acting and portrayed Juan Peron’s Evita.
Katherine tends to keep her personal life private and so not much known about her personal life.
- Katherine Langford first appeared in several independent movies including Story of Miss Oxygen which was released in 2015, Imperfect Quadrant released in 2016 and Daughter released in 2016.
- In Daughter, she played the lead character which debuted at the Cannes Film Festival in 2016.
- Later, she appeared as Hannah Baker in the first two seasons of the series 13 Reasons Why.
- In late 2016, she signed a deal with William Morris Endeavor. In 2018, she appeared in her first feature film titled The Misguided.
- She was featured in the web TV series titled Cursed.
- In 2019, she was featured in a murder mystery movie Knives Out.
- In 2020, she portrayed a role in the movie Spontaneous which was a dark comedy movie.
|2017-2018||13 Reasons Why|
Awards and Nominations
|2018||Golden Globe Awards||Best Actress- TV Series Drama||Nominated|
|2018||MTV Movie & TV Awards||Best Actor in a Show||Nominated|
|2018||People’s Choice Awards||The Drama TV Star of 2017||Nominated|
|2018||Satellite Awards||Best Actress- TV Series Drama||Nominated|
|2019||National Board of Review||Best Cast||Won|
|2020||Critics’ Choice Awards||Best Acting Ensemble||Nominated|
|2020||Gold Derby Awards||Best Ensemble||Nominated|
|2020||Satellite Awards||Best Cast- Motion Picture||Won|
|2021||Critics’ Choice Awards||Best Actress in a Science Fiction/Fantasy Movie||Nominated|
Katherine Langford rose to fame after portraying the role of Hannah Baker in the series 13 Reasons Why. Being a great actress, she has an estimated net worth of about $6 Million.
Katherine Langford is not much of a social person. She is an user of only Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @katherinelangford.
Katherine Langford- FAQs
How rich is Katherine?
She has an estimated net worth of about $6 Million.
How tall is Katherine Langford?
She is 1.66 m.
How old is Katherine?
She is 26.
Are Katherine and Josephine close?
Yes, they are close. The rumors came out after people noticed that they do not follow each other on Instagram. However, both of them denied the rumors.