Kathryn McKinnon Berthold is an American actress, comedian and writer. She is known for her character work and celebrity impressions on the sketch comedy series The Big Gay Sketch Show and Saturday Night Live. McKinnon has appeared in films such as Balls Out, Ghostbusters, Office Christmas Party, Rough Night, The Spy Who Dumped Me, Yesterday, and Bombshell. McKinnon has been nominated for seven Primetime Emmy Awards, including one for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics and six for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, winning in 2016 and 2017.
|Born:||Kathryn McKinnon Berthold, January 6, 1984, Sea Cliff, New York, U.S.|
|Education:||Columbia University (BA)|
|Occupation:||Actress, comedian, writer|
|Notable work:||Ghostbusters (2016), Rough Night|
|Television:||The Big Gay Sketch Show, Saturday Night Live|
|IMDb:||Kate McKinnon's IMDb|
About Kate McKinnon
Known for her work on the popular comedy series The Big Gay Sketch Show and Saturday Night Live, she also appeared in such films as Intramural and Life Partners. She was cast in the 2016 sci-fi/comedy film Ghostbusters.
She attended Columbia University. Early in her career, she performed at New York City's famous Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre.
She has a younger sister, fellow comedian Emily Lynne. She and Jackie Abbott debuted as a couple at the 2017 Emmys.
She played Hillary Clinton on Saturday Night Live during the 2016 presidential election.
Information related to Kate McKinnon
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- Saturday Night Live parodies of Hillary Clinton - The sketch comedy television show Saturday Night Live has for almost three decades aired a number of sketches parodying Hillary Clinton, from her time as First Lady, and during both her presidential campaigns in 2008 and 2016.
- Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Primetime Emmy Award winners
- American impressionists (entertainers)
- Lesbian actresses
- American sketch comedians
- American women comedians