Kathryn Newton, the young actress from ‘The Society’, has been constant in the entertainment industry for almost two decades now. Despite being in her early 20s, Newton has an extensive acting resume which might shock many.
Likewise, the young actress is best known for her performance in Gary Unmarried, Big Little Lies, Supernatural, and many more. She is also a recipient of Young Artist Award for Best Leading Young Actress in a Feature Film.
Because of her impressive acting resume and much more, people have been keeping an interest in this young one. Many things, including her personal life, dating, family, and income, have been among the most asked about.
Kathryn Newton: Quick Facts
|Full Name||Kathryn Love Newton|
|Birth Date||February 8, 1997|
|Birth Place||Orlando, Florida, US|
|Education||Notre Dame High School|
|Father’s Name||David Newton|
|Mother’s Name||Robin Newton|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches (165 cm)|
|Weight||55 kgs(121 lbs)|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
Who is Kathryn Newton?
Kathryn Newton is a young actress who despite being in her 20s has appeared in an impressive number of movies and shows. Since her fame in Gary Unmarried, this American actress has gained fame for other productions like Big Little Lies, The Society, and so on.
Where is Kathryn Newton from?- Family and Education
Charming and brimming with talent, Kathryn Newton was born as Kathryn Love Newton in the city of Orlando, Florida. This beautiful actress is the only child of Robin and David Newton. Her father was a businessman while her mother was an airline pilot. Also, she is American by nationality, while her ethnicity is white.
As for her education, Newton went to Notre Dame High School and graduated in 2015. Many might not know this, but she was known for being a golfer in her high school days.
Likewise, Newton was a member of the Notre Dame High School girls golf team and had been playing since the age of eight. But Kathryn never enrolled at college, even when she considered of being a ‘walk-on’ member of University of Southern California women’s golf team.
Age and Height- How tall is Kathryn?
Active as a child actress, Kathryn Newton has long shed the image of being one. Now, with her performance in ‘The Society,’ she has established herself as a full-fledged actress. Not to mention, she has grown to be beautiful as well.
Born on February 8, 1997, Kathryn is 23 years old at the moment. Her star sign is Aquarius, and they are known to be unique and attractive among other signs.
Likewise, Newton is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs around 55 kgs. She has got a gorgeous figure of 32-24-34 inches and has a pear-shaped body. Added to that, Kathryn has got wavy blonde hair and stunning blue eyes.
The Beginning and Present- New Movies
Despite being pressured to learn Mandarin by her father in hopes of taking over the business, Kathryn took a different path of an actress. She started acting from the age of four when she starred in All My Children as Colby Marian. Newton appeared on the show from 2001 to 2004 and was famous as a child actress.
Apart from that, she appeared in two short films, Abbie Down East and Bun-Bun. When Newton was still a high school student, she appeared in the CBS television series Gary Unmarried as Louie Brooks. For her role, the young actress bagged two Young Artist Awards in 2010.
Likewise, next in 2012, Newton managed to win the 34th Young Artist Awards for her performance as a lead role, Alex in Paranormal Activity 4. This put her on the spotlight and list of many accomplished personalities in Hollywood. Soon we saw her as Claire Novak on Supernatural.
Then in 2017, Newton shed completely shed her child actress persona and acted as a lead, Liane Moriarty in the HBO series, Big Little Lies. This series gave her the chance to appear alongside big names such as Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, and Zoe Kravitz. Even though she hit it off with the cast, getting the role was a tough part.
“When you see a cast like that, you think, they’re not going to pick me. When I met Jean-marc, he was like, ‘I don’t know if you can be tough,’ so I flipped off the camera. ‘Well, that’s as tough as I can be.’ The next thing I knew, I was at the table read sitting with Nicole, Reese, Shailene, Zoe, and Laura, and I was just watching them.”
She contemplated between ‘Detective Pikachu and Big Little Lies.’
Since the series gave Kathryn her big break and opt new avatar, she was reluctant on trying for Detective Pikachu movie. Newton, who is a huge fan of Pokemon consulted Witherspoon before making her decision.
Eventually, Kathryn got to play the role of a young reporter, Lucy Stevens in the movie while still having her role in the Big Little Lies. It seems with time; Newton has been showing different sides of her in each role she portrays. Following that, Kathryn appears as Allie in the Netflix mystery drama series, The Society.
“My character is such a reluctant leader and she had to make choices that no one should ever have to make, ever. I don’t ever want that responsibility. I’m not like Allie at all.”
How much is Kathryn Newton worth?
As of 2020, the young actress Newton has amassed quite a hefty net worth of $1 million. Since her debut in 2002, the American actress has starred in various successful movies and shows such as Big Little Lies, Supernatural, Detective Pikachu, The Society, Bad Teacher, Paranormal Activity 4, and so much more.
It is certain that she earns most of her income from her successful acting career. But on the other hand, Kathryn must get a significant amount from her other gigs like advertisements and so on.
However, none of her income sources and assets, at that have been exposed for the media knowledge. We will update about it later in the future.
Personal Life and Dating- Is Kathryn Newton single?
Active as an actress since the age of four, there is no doubt that Newton has numerous fans who love her. Total sweetheart, Kathryn is apparently single at the moment. When asked why the actress answered that she is afraid of being heartbroken.
“I’ve never had a boyfriend. It’s a bummer. Or is it a bummer? I’ve seen so many girls my age get their hearts broken.”
Similarly, she revealed how actress Emma Roberts once tried to set date, but unfortunately, Kathryn has no interest in dating an actor at the moment. Maybe it will change in the future?
Despite that Newton has expressed how she would love to be in a rom-com with Lucas Hedges. Since comedy is one of her favourite genres and Lucas happens to be her excellent friends, Newton told Refinery29 that it would be a good idea.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 1.4 million Followers
Twitter– 135.6k Followers