Katharine McPhee, who does not know about her, specially if you have been following the Masked Singer and have learnt that she along with her husband David Foster seemed to be them according the chatter on the numerous media outlets. Now I’m going to let you in with much more information regarding her. She is an American singer-songwriter and actress, who was also the runners up of American Idol 5 just to be beaten by Hanks. It is here we give you biography, her net worth, personal life and private along with her social media standings.
The Biography of Katharine McPhee
Now lets us get more into the life, career of Katharine McPhee
Early Life of Katharine McPhee
McPhee was born in the California city of Los Angeles. Daniel McPhee, her father, was a television producer. Peisha McPhee, her mother, has been an American Idol voice coach since 2011. When she was 12 years old, her family relocated to Los Angeles’ Sherman Oaks district. Peisha McPhee saw her daughter’s musical ability and took the initiative to coach her. Adriana McPhee, McPhee’s elder sister, has worked as a voice coach on American Idol since 2012. McPhee’s ancestors include those from England, Ireland, Scotland, and Germany.
She spent three semesters at Boston Conservatory, where she majored in musical theatre. She dropped out of college early on the recommendation of her management and relocated to Los Angeles to audition for television pilots. McPhee was cast as the elder sister of a more popular younger sister in a mall-based MTV soap opera pilot, You Are Here, at the time she had dropped out of college and was auditioning in Los Angeles. MTV never broadcast the pilot and the series was never picked up. (Source of info: Wikipedia)
The Career of Katharine
She has since starred in the CBS series Scorpion and the forthcoming Netflix series Country Comfort. McPhee said to New York Theatre Guide in 2018 that there had been a concerted effort to get her to perform on Broadway, but it had not seemed right until the character of Jenna in Waitress became available.
When she reached the top three, she earned Idol icon status with her performance of “Over The Rainbow.” It’s unsurprising that she made it all the way to the climax, but she was unable to claim the top prize. McPhee lost to Taylor Hicks, and she was able to laugh about it years later.
She is an actress who has appeared in films such as Smash (2012), The House Bunny (2008), and Shark Night (2011).
McPhee appeared in a minor part as “Paramount Girl” in the 2007 musical film Crazy, which is based on Hank Garland’s life. McPhee shot the part before to auditioning for American Idol in early 2005. McPhee appeared as an anonymous character in the episode “Truth or Dare” of the online series lonelygirl15 in early 2007.
On January 30, 2007, RCA Records published her self-titled debut album, which debuted at number two on the Billboard 200, selling more than 381,000 copies. The album’s first track, “Over It,” charted in the Top 30 of the Pop Singles chart and was certified gold in 2008.
Personal Life of Katharine McPhee
Now when it comes to the personal life of Mrs Katharine McPhee, it seems she has been married for the second time.The first spouse was Nick Cokas from 2008 to 2016, and the second husband is David Foster from 2019 to the present (a 35-year age gap). Katharine and David initially met during Katharine’s season 5 appearance on American Idol. Katharine was playing Whitney Houston’s legendary song “I Have Nothing” that week, and David and Andrea Bocelli went over to assist her with her rehearsal.
She has disclosed the name of her infant son. Last month, the 36-year-old Smash actress gave birth to her first child with husband David Foster. McPhee explains the newborn’s name — Rennie David Foster — and why they selected it during her hard labor on Today with Hoda and Jenna this Friday.
Her Net Worth
She is a pop singer, songwriter, and actress from the United States of America with a net worth of $14 million dollars. McPhee established himself as a household figure after his appearance on “American Idol” in 2006. Katharine has recorded five studio albums (including a Christmas album) since finishing second on the competition, with her 2007 debut album reaching #2 on the “Billboard” 200 list.
Katharine McPhee’s Social Media Profile
The following is the social media profile of Katharine McPhee: Instagram: (@katharinefoster) 874K followers with 1232 followings and 1460post. Twitter (@katharinemcphee).