Kat Graham Bio, Age, Height, Husband, Vampire Diaries, Influences, and Music

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Kat Graham Biography

A native of Geneva, Switzerland, Kat Graham is an American singer, dancer, and actress. She is widely known for her role as Bonnie Bennett on The CW supernatural drama series The Vampire Diaries. However, her film credits include The Parent Trap, The Roommate, 17 Again, Addicted, Honey 2, and All Eyez on Me.

Kat Graham Age

Graham is 33 years old. She was born on 5 September 1989  in Geneva, Switzerland. She celebrates her birthday on 5 September every year.

Kat Graham Height

Graham stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches(157 cm) tall and weighs 56 Kg(123 Pounds).

Kat Graham Education

Graham attended a Hebrew school.

Kat Graham Family

Graham was born in Geneva, Switzerland, and raised in Los Angeles, California. Her mother, Natasha, is Jewish and her father, Joseph, is of Americo-Liberian descent. Her father was a music executive. Her parents divorced when she was of tender age, 5. She has also a half-brother, Yakov, born in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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Kat Graham Husband

Graham started dating Cottrell Guidry in 2008; they became engaged in October 2012. By December 2014, they had ended their relationship.

Kat Graham Net Worth

Graham has an estimated net worth of $3 Million

Kat Graham Vampire Diaries

Graham said goodbye to the vampire diaries last year (2018) after playing her for more than 8 years. Handling the reporters, she said, “Anything is possible, but I will say I spent eight years playing this character and I said to my fans last year when we got the Teen Choice Award that I felt like that chapter is closed. I say that with total appreciation and gratitude, but I don’t feel like reprising a character that was almost 10 years of my life. I’m very grateful, but I’m not interested.”

Kat Graham Influences

Graham cites the late rapper Tupac Shakur, Destiny’s Child, The Beatles, Spice Girls, Janet Jackson, M.I.A., Gwen Stefani, Grace Jones, Madonna,  and the late Prince as musical influences. She describes her sound as “vintage ’90s with a modern twist.”

Kat Graham Music

In 2002, Graham wrote a song titled “Derailed”, which was featured in the Jean-Claude Van Damme film of the same title. In 2006, Graham pursued a career as a musical artist. Graham found her break in 2007 when she was featured on “The Donque Song” and “I Got It From My Mama” by singer/rapper will..am’s third studio album Songs About Girls.

The move saw Graham embark on a world tour with The Black Eyed Peas as a supporting act for the Black Blue & You Tour. In April 2010, the song “My Boyfriends Back” was released on YouTube and got over 1 million views. In October 2010, Graham released her debut single “Sassy”. A music video for the song premiered that same month, but the track performed poorly and it failed to chart.

She then went on to release covers of artists such as Janet Jackson and Paula Abdul which garnered Graham the attention of Paula who praised her cover. Graham contributed a cover of the Garbage song “Only Happy When It Rains” to The Vampire Diaries soundtrack. The song premiered in December 2010 in an episode of the series titled “The Sacrifice”. In March 2011, she released another single titled “I Want It All”. The music video was released in May 2011.

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