Katherine Langford

Katherine Langford

TV Actress

Katherine Langford is an Australian actress. After appearing in several independent films, she had her breakthrough starring as Hannah Baker in the Netflix television series 13 Reasons Why, which earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination.

Full Name
Apr 29, 1996
5′ 5″
Net Worth


Katherine Langford was born on April 29, 1996, in Perth, Australia. She is a popular actress best known for her role as Hannah Baker in Netflix's series "13 Reasons Why". Her zodiac sign is Taurus and her ethnicity is Australian. Katherine grew up in Perth with her parents and two siblings.

Katherine attended Presbyterian Ladies' College before graduating from Perth Modern School. She then went on to study at the University of Western Australia to pursue a degree in psychology and sociology. After college, she moved to Los Angeles, California to pursue an acting career. 

Katherine's first major role was as Hannah Baker in the Netflix original series "13 Reasons Why". The show became an instant success and Katherine was praised for her performance, earning her a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actress. She also starred in the movie "Love Simon" which won the Teen Choice Award for Drama Movie of 2018 and was nominated for several awards. 

In 2019, Katherine made her Broadway debut playing the lead role of Nina in the musical adaptation of "Clueless". She has also appeared in various movies including "The Misguided", "Knives Out", and "Spontaneous". Katherine has also done voiceover work for the animated Netflix series “Wizards: Tales of Arcadia” and “Turn Up Charlie”. 

Katherine has also been involved with many charitable organizations such as United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and The Trevor Project which focuses on suicide prevention among LGBTQ+ youth. She is currently working on numerous projects that are yet to be announced.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1996</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Katherine Langford is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On April 29, 1996, Katherine Langford was born in Perth, Australia.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Begins Acting Career</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Langford begins her acting career with a role in the 2013 short film, Daughter.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">13 Reasons Why Debuts on Netflix</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Langford stars as Hannah Baker in the popular Netflix series 13 Reasons Why.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Nominated for Golden Globe Award</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Langford is nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Series - Drama.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Lead Role in Love, Simon</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Langford stars as Leah Burke in the romantic comedy Love, Simon.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Cannon Busters Debuts on Netflix</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Langford voices the lead character of S.A.M. in the Netflix anime series Cannon Busters.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Nominated for Emmy Award</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Langford is nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for her role in Cursed.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Katherine Langford is a talented actress who brings her characters to life through her believable performances. She has won several awards for her work, including the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's Generous and Kind</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Katherine Langford is generous with her time and money. She has been known to donate to charities, help people in need, and lend a hand to those around her. Her kindness sets an example for others to follow.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's Inspiring</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Katherine Langford is an inspiring role model. She is a strong, independent woman who isn't afraid to take risks and be herself. Her courage and resilience are qualities that motivate others to reach their goals and live life to the fullest.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Youngest Ever Emmy Nominee</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Katherine Langford was the youngest ever Emmy nominee for her role as Hannah Baker in the Netflix show 13 Reasons Why. She was 21 years old when she received the nomination.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Started Acting at 16</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Katherine Langford started acting at the age of 16 after taking drama classes and performing in school plays.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Not Her Real Name</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Katherine Langford's real name is Kathryn Lovell. She changed it to Katherine Langford because she felt it sounded more professional.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Has Three Siblings</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Katherine Langford has three siblings: two brothers named Joseph and Patrick, and a sister named Isabelle.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Professional Singer</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Katherine Langford is a trained singer. She has performed in musicals such as Les Miserables and The Producers.</p></div>


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