About Katie Lai
Canadian actress who played Kendra Mason in 24 episodes of the popular TV series Degrassi: The Next Generation.
She began her professional acting career at age eight, appearing in such Canadian television shows as Skinnamarink TV and Super Rupert.
She performed in productions of A Midsummer Night's Dream and Urinetown with the Toronto Youth Theatre.
She was born in Toronto, Ontario to a family of mixed European and Chinese descent, and she grew up with three siblings.
She was born the same year as her Degrassi: The Next Generation castmate Nina Dobrev.