Photographer Joshua Shultz
Stylist Franzy Staedter
Make Up Jacob Aguirre
Hair Brittany Woodcox
Location Sunset Marquis Hotel
Katherine McNamara is an accomplished actress, singer, dancer, songwriter, and an avid student. Although now more focused on film and television, McNamara began her career on Broadway at the age of 13 as ‘Fredrika Armfeldt’ in A Little Night Music, starring opposite Catherine Zeta-Jones and Angela Lansbury. She was fortunate to continue as ‘Fredrika’ with the second ALNM Broadway cast of Bernadette Peters and Elaine Stritch as well. Her other theater roles include ‘Esther Jane’ in the pre-Broadway world premiere of A Christmas Story, the Musical! as well as To Kill a Mockingbird, The Crucible, Inherit the Wind, Annie, The Secret Garden, and Galileo. She has also been cast in a number of Equity readings, including PAN, which was created by the In the Heights creative team.
McNamara balances acting with her dedication to education. At the age of 14, she graduated with honors from high school, and at 17, graduated with honors from Drexel University’s Le Bow School of Business online program with her Bachelor’s degree in Business. Kat plans to continue her education and is currently looking at MBA programs.
Katherine has a passion for all forms of dance including ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, waltz and hula. She also plays the guitar and piano and enjoys singing and songwriting. Katherine plans to share her passion for music with the world this year and is recording a few original pop songs. She resides in Los Angeles, California and her hometown is Kansas City, Missouri.
This fall Katherine will be staring in a new show on MTV called “Happyland” Bellus Magazine had the chance to meet up with Katherine and talk to her about her new show and all thing Kat! Below check out her full on camera interview and her photo shoot!
Photos from the Bellus Magazine photo shoot with Katherine McNamara!