Katie Stevens is an American singer and actress. She gained popularity after finishing eighth in the ninth season of the reality singing competition, American Idol.
She has since been a successful actress and is most known for starring in the MTV romantic-comedy series, Faking It; and the Freeform comedy-drama series, The Bold Type.
Katie Stevens is estimated to be worth $1 million. We look at the career of the actress and singer.
Net Worth Breakdown: Earnings & Salary
Katie Stevens was a precocious child who started performing since she was 5. She was a prominent fixture in the local theatre community near her hometown, performing at such child theatres as BSS Children’s Theater and Main Street Theater.
She gained national exposure when she became a contestant in the ninth season of the Fox singing reality competition, American Idol. She auditioned at the Boston auditions on August 13, 2009.
The then-sixteen-year-old Stevens wowed judges with her rendition of the song, “At Last“, and was unanimously voted through to Hollywood.
She went through the rigors of the Hollywood rounds and advanced to the top 24. She steadily progressed to the top 9 before being eliminated.
Despite her relatively quick exit from American Idol, Stevens continued to fuel her growing fandom and made talk show appearances as a musical guest in shows like The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Late Show with David Letterman, and Wendy Williams Show.
She transitioned to acting soon thereafter, calling upon her days as a child stage performer.
Stevens is most known for starring as Karma Ashcroft in the MTV romantic-comedy series, Faking It. The show ran for three seasons, from April 22, 2014, to May 17, 2016, and featured up-and-comers like Rita Volk, Gregg Sulkin, Michael Willett, and Bailey De Young.
Katie also stars as Jane Sloan in the Freeform comedy series, The Bold Type.
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How Old is Katie Stevens? Her Age, Height, Parents
Katie Stevens was born Katherine Mari Stevens to an American father, Mark Stevens, and a Portuguese mother, Clara Francisco. She has a brother named Ryan Stevens.
Born on December 8, 1992, the native of Middlebury, Connecticut, is 28 years old and stands at 5 feet 2½ inches (1.59 meters).
Stevens attended Pomperaug High School in Southbury, Connecticut, and was part of the school’s varsity swim team. She also won the Westbury Outstanding Teen award at the 2009 Greater Watertown Scholarship Pageant.
Stevens was a devoted member of the local theater community and performed for the BSS Children’s Theater and Main Street Theater.
Who is Katie Stevens Married to?
Katie Stevens has been married since October 12, 2019, to Paul DiGiovanni — the lead guitarist and backup vocalist for the American rock band, Boys Like Girls.
They dated for six years before taking the leap. The ceremony was held at the Saddle Woods Farm just outside of Nashville, Tennessee.
Among the 250 in-attendants were friends; family; Katie Stevens’ co-stars from The Bold Type — Dan Smyers, Sarah Hyland, Chloe Bennet, and Molly McCook; and DiGiovanni’s Boys Like Girls bandmates — Martin Johnson and John Keefe.