Kate Walsh Biography

Published On Mar 12, 2018
Facts of Kate Walsh
Date of Birth: 1967 , October-13
Birth Nation: United States
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Before Kate Walsh stepped into the field of acting, she worked as a model Japan and her first major television appearance was when she appeared on The Drew Carey Show as Drew Carey's love interest, Nicki Fifer.

Later, she appeared in the movie Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, Part 2. Soon, she found her first significant role in the film Kicking and Screaming as Barbara Weston.

After that, she performed on the National Public Radio in the production of the radio play Born Guilty. Then she joined the comedy troupe Burn Manhattan, performing in a number of Off-Broadway plays.

During 2005, she was cast in her role in the ABC series Grey's Anatomy, featuring actors like Eric Dane and Ellen Pompeo, as Dr. Addison Montgomery and as the main character in the ABC television series Private Practice, a spin-off of Grey's Anatomy alongside. Taye Diggs, Tim Daly, Amy Brenneman, Chris Lowell, and Audra McDonald.

Walsh made her debut as Paul Sparks in Atlantic Theater Company’s world premiere of Stephen Belber’s Dusk Rings a Bell.

Likewise, she also founded Boyfriend LLC, a beauty and lifestyle company. The company launched its first product, a perfume called Boyfriend, in November 2010. But by 2014, the perfume line was discontinued. However, Kate's other perfume line Billionaire Boyfriend is still available.   

Kate Walsh is a married woman. She tied her wedding knot with her husband Alex Young her husband is an American film and television producer. Kate and her spouse Alex were in a married relationship for 3 years. However, the couple couldn’t continue their relationship beyond that and they got divorced.

Walsh’s present net worth is estimated to be $14 million. Although her salary from Grey's Anatomy has not been disclosed, we do know that Ellen Pompeo, who plays the lead character in the series, earns around a million dollars per episode. However, for her appearance in Private Practice, Kate receives around $275,000 per episode.

Kate's business venture has also added to her net worth. Her perfume line Billionaire Boyfriend sells its perfume for $24.99 on Amazon. 

Kate is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has 769k followers on the Facebook, 1.4 million followers on the Instagram and 880k followers on the Twitter.?

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Born in United States

1967

Kate Walsh was born in San Jose. She is the daughter of father Joseph P. Walsh and mother Angela C. Bochetto. She attended Catalina Magnet High School and went on to graduate from Rincon High School. She has two brothers, Sean Walsh and Joe Walsh.

Began working in The Drew Carey Show

2001

Kate started out by modeling in Japan. Soon she made her TV appearance through The Drew Carey Show as Drew Carey's love interest, Nicki Fifer, and then acted in the movie Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, Part 2. Soon she found her first significant role in the movie Kicking and Screaming.

Start working in ABC series Grey's Anatomy

2005

Kate was cast in her role in the ABC series Grey's Anatomy, as Dr. Addison Montgomery and as the main character in the ABC television series Private Practice, a spin-off of Grey's Anatomy alongside Taye Diggs, Tim Daly, Amy Brenneman, Chris Lowell, and Audra McDonald.

Married and divorce with Alex Young

2007

Kate Walsh has been married once. She tied the knot with her ex-husband Alex Young. Her husband is an American film and television producer. Kate and her spouse Alex was in a married relationship for 3 years. However, the couple couldn’t continue their relationship and they got divorced.

Total Net Worth

2018

Kate Walsh has earned the huge amount of money from her professional acting career. It is estimated that her current net worth is around $14million. She has 769k followers on the Facebook, 1.4 million followers on the Instagram and 880k followers on the Twitter.