Celebrity Names with the Letter K: Part 2by christophershobris | created - 07 Mar 2016 | updated - 09 Mar 2016 | Public
Part 2 of my list of celebrity names that start with the letter K. Click on a name to learn more. Enjoy!
Actress | 17 Again
Katrina Norman is an Arizona native who has been a professional dancer since the age of 14. Her growth and talent within the dance world convinced her to relocate to Los Angeles at 15-years old to study with the industry's top choreographers at the renowned EDGE, Performing Arts Center, and ...
Actor | Norbit
Multi-talented actor/comedian Katt Williams was born in Cincinnati and raised in Dayton, Ohio. He currently resides in Los Angeles, California, where he is simultaneously working on several projects on camera and behind the scenes for your viewing pleasure in the near future. Throughout his journey...
5. Katy Jurado
Actress | High Noon
Katy Jurado was born María Cristina Estela Marcela Jurado García into a wealthy family on January 16, 1924, in Guadalajara, Mexico. Her early years were spent amid luxury until her family's lands were confiscated by the federal government for redistribution to the landless peasantry. Despite the ...
6. Katy Mixon
Actress | Hell or High Water
Katy Mixon was born and raised in Pensacola, FL, one of seven children. She graduated from the Carnegie Mellon School of Drama. Her first acting job came in 2001, playing "Calpurnia" in the Utah Shakespearean Festival's presentation of William Shakespeare (I)'s "Julius Caesar". She moved to Los ...
7. Katy Perry
Actress | The Smurfs
Katy Perry was born as Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson in Santa Barbara, California, the middle child of pastor parents, Mary Christine (Perry) and Maurice Keith Hudson. She has an older sister and younger brother, and has English, Portuguese, German, Irish, and Scottish ancestry. Her mother's ...
Actress | The Politics of Fur
Katy earned her BFA in acting at the prestigious Carnegie Mellon University. She began her career on stage in regional theaters and New York's Off-Broadway where she was privileged to be part of the development and premiere of Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Doug Wright's "Quills" at New...
Actress | Mass Effect: Andromeda
Katy Townsend "The Cheeky Scot" hails from Glasgow where she unearthed her passion in the theatre world. Currently exploring her twenties in Los Angeles, Katy's adventures have lead in to independent cinema, high profile video games, audiobooks and most recently; virtual reality, motion capture and...
10. Kay Cannon
Producer | 30 Rock
Kay Cannon is a screenwriter, actress and producer, best known for Pitch Perfect (2012), Pitch Perfect 2 (2015), and Pitch Perfect 3 (2017). She is also known for her work on NBC's 30 Rock (2006) and the Netflix Original Series Girlboss (2017).
Cannon has won three Writers Guild of America Awards ...
11. Kay Francis
Actress | Trouble in Paradise
Kay Francis is possibly the biggest of the 'forgotten stars' from Hollywood's Golden Era, yet, for a while in the 1930s, she ranked as one of the most popular actresses, tagged the 'Queen of Warner Brothers', by 1935 earning a yearly salary of $115,000 (compared to Bette Davis with $18,000). The ...
12. Kay E. Kuter
Actor | The Last Starfighter
Kay E. Kuter was born on April 25, 1925 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Kay Edwin Emmert Kuter. He was an actor, known for The Last Starfighter (1984), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) and Zorro (1957). He died on November 12, 2003 in Burbank, California.
13. Kay Lenz
Actress | House
Kay came from an L.A. showbiz family. Her father was producer/commentator Ted Lenz and her mother model/radio engineer Kay Miller Lenz. At the ripe old age of eight weeks, Kay appeared on her first TV show produced by her dad as a baby being held up and sung to. She continued on in her father's TV ...
15. Kay Panabaker
Actress | Fame
Stephanie Kay Panabaker is an American actress, who was born on May 2, 1990 in Orange Grove, Texas, USA. She is the daughter of Donna (née Mayock) and Harold Panabaker. She has an older sister, Danielle Panabaker, who is also an actress. She started acting at various community theaters in Chicago, ...
16. Kaya Scodelario
Kaya Rose Scodelario was born in Haywards Heath, Sussex, England, to a Brazilian mother, Katia (Scodelario), and an English father, Roger Humphrey. Her surname comes from her mother's Italian grandfather. Thanks to her mother, Kaya grew up fluent in Brazilian Portuguese, as well as English. At the ...
17. KayCee Stroh
Actress | High School Musical 3: Senior Year
KayCee Stroh was born on May 29, 1984 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for High School Musical 3: Senior Year (2008), High School Musical (2006) and High School Musical 2 (2007). She has been married to Ben Higginson since January 9, 2009. They have two children.
18. Kayla Collins
Actress | Entourage
Kayla Collins was born on April 1, 1987 in Reading, Pennsylvania. Kayla grew up in Mohnton, Pennsylvania. She worked at the tanning saloon the Baja Beach Tanning Club in Pennsylvania. Collins graduated from Twin Valley High School in Elverson, Pennsylvania in 2005 and attended Penn State University...
19. Kayla Ewell
Actress | Freaks and Geeks
Kayla Ewell was born on August 27, 1985 in Long Beach, California, USA as Kayla Noelle Ewell. She is an actress and producer, known for Freaks and Geeks (1999), Fired Up! (2009) and The Vampire Diaries (2009). She has been married to Tanner Novlan since September 12, 2015.
20. Kayla Maisonet
Actress | Stuck in the Middle
Kayla Rose Maisonet is an American actress. At the age of 12, her mom Amanda and Kayla moved to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career. She booked the role of TMC, in The Disney Channel Pilot, "Shmagreggie Saves The World." Disney Channel then booked her in the hit TV show, "Dog With A Blog," ...
26. Keanu Reeves
Actor | The Matrix
Keanu Charles Reeves, whose first name means "cool breeze over the mountains" in Hawaiian, was born September 2, 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon. He is the son of Patricia Taylor, a showgirl and costume designer, and Samuel Nowlin Reeves, a geologist. Keanu's father was born in Hawaii, of British, ...
28. Keean Johnson
Actor | Alita: Battle Angel
Keean Manny Johnson, born Oct 25, 1996 by the foothills of the Colorado Rockies, is the son of a British father and an American mother. Home schooled for most of his life with his younger brother Cade, he balances much of his time between his passions for dance, music, acting, and photography. His ...
Actor | Keanu
Keegan-Michael Key was born in Southfield, Michigan and raised in Detroit. He was adopted as a child by a black father and a white mother. In 1989, he graduated from Shrine Catholic High School in Royal Oak, Michigan. Key attended the University of Detroit Mercy as an undergraduate and earned his ...
30. Keegan Allen
Actor | Pretty Little Liars
Keegan Allen received his breakout role in ABC Family's hit series Pretty Little Liars (2010), based on the novels by Sara Shepard. He portrayed the mysterious "Black Cat" character, "Toby Cavanaugh".
Allen has also made small appearances in TV shows, such as Nickelodeon's Big Time Rush (2009) and ...
Actress | Final Destination 2
Born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, Tracy attended Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, where she orginally studied business. She later switched to psychology. She spent a year in Europe working in Dublin, Paris and Nice, where she was supposed to be completing her 4th year of ...
33. Keeley Hawes
Actress | The Bank Job
Keeley Hawes was born on February 10, 1976 in London, England as Claire Hawes. She is an actress, known for The Bank Job (2008), High-Rise (2015) and Death at a Funeral (2007). She has been married to Matthew Macfadyen since October 8, 2004. They have two children. She was previously married to ...
34. Keeley Hazell
Actress | Horrible Bosses 2
Keeley Hazell was born in the London borough of Lewisham, grew up in Grove Park and attended the Ravensbourne School in Bromley. Her mother, Amber, was a dinner lady and her father, Roy, was a window fitter; they separated when she was thirteen years old. At 16 years of age, Hazell left school to ...
Director | Poisoning Paradise
Keely Shaye Brosnan is an award-winning broadcast journalist turned award-winning documentary filmmaker. She has nurtured a diverse career covering a wide range of topics, from environmental journalism and animal advocacy to celebrity journalism and apprehending fugitives.
In 2016, Keely made her ...
36. Keena Ferguson
Actress | Atlanta
Classically trained in both drama and dance, Keena Ferguson has performed in a vast array of TV guest roles on many hit TV shows including those such as, Two in a Half Men - (CBS), Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street - (Amazon), and in last year's breakout hit for FX, Atlanta. Keena's ...
37. Keenan Kampa
Actress | High Strung
Keenan Kampa is an actress, known for High Strung (2016), Swan Lake 3D - Live from the Mariinsky Theatre (2013) and Jerome Lejeune - To the least of these my brothers & sisters (2015). She has been married to David Sinatra since July 15, 2016.
38. Keenan Tracey
Actor | Polaroid
Keenan Tracey was born in 1991 on July 22nd in Canada. He studied Motion Picture Production at Capilano University in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The son of Canadian actor Ian Tracey, Keenan's career in acting began in 2009. His television career has included guest star appearances ...
39. Keenan Wynn
The talented scion of a show-business family, Keenan Wynn's father was the great burlesque and television buffoon Ed Wynn while his maternal grandfather, Frank Keenan, earned distinction on the other side of the entertainment ladder as a Shakespearean tragedian. Mother Hilda Keenan was also a minor...
Writer | White Chicks
The trail-blazing linchpin of a sprawling African-American family of comic entertainers, it was multi-talented writer/director/producer Keenen Ivory Wayans (born June 8, 1958, in New York City) who was the first to achieve national prominence by successfully creating, launching and hosting a ...
41. Keesha Sharp
Actress | Lethal Weapon
Award-nominated actress, writer, and director Keesha Sharp has become known in the entertainment industry for her innate ability to bring complex characters to life on screen, her steadfast professionalism, and her irrefutable beauty, inside and out. In 2018 Sharp can be seen starring as Trish ...
43. Keili Lefkovitz
Actress | Pain & Gain
While known mostly for her film and TV work, Keili signed her first production deal in Summer '06 with SVP at Fremantle Media to develop a documentary sitcom she created with her two partners in Very Busy Productions. In Winter of '07, Very Busy partnered with Beacon Films on a scripted drama that ...
44. Keir Dullea
Actor | 2001: A Space Odyssey
Tall, slim, remote and boyishly handsome, one of Keir Dullea's most arresting features is his pale blue eyes, which featured in a number of watershed films of the 1960s. A major, up-and-coming film star from the "Camelot" years straight through the turbulent era of the U.S.-Viet Nam War, he never ...
45. Keir O'Donnell
Actor | Wedding Crashers
O'Donnell was born on 8 November 1978, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia to an Australian father of Irish descent and an English mother. He grew up in the suburb of St. Ives, outside of Sydney. When he was eight years old he and his family moved to Harvard, Massachusetts, United States. He has ...
46. Keir Gilchrist
Actor | It's Kind of a Funny Story
Keir Gilchrist is an English-born Canadian actor. He is known for the films It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010) and It Follows (2014), and the Netflix comedy television series Atypical (2017). Gilchrist also starred in Dark Summer (2015), and The Good Neighbor (2016), alongside James Caan. His film ...
47. Keira Knightley
Keira Christina Knightley was born March 26, 1985 in the South West Greater London suburb of Richmond. She is the daughter of actor Will Knightley and actress turned playwright Sharman Macdonald. An older brother, Caleb Knightley, was born in 1979. Her father is English, while her Scottish-born ...
Actress | Whale Rider
Keisha Castle-Hughes was born on March 24, 1990 in Donnybrook, Western Australia, Australia. She is an actress and producer, known for Whale Rider (2002), Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005) and The Nativity Story (2006). She was previously married to Jonathan Morrison.
52. Keith Carradine
Actor | Nashville
It seems the second generation of acting Carradines -- David, Keith and Robert -- are proudly continuing the family tradition and begetting a third generation of talent. The dynasty began with veteran Hollywood patriarch John Carradine, the son of a surgeon and a correspondent for the Associated ...
53. Keith Coogan
Actor | Adventures in Babysitting
Keith Coogan was born Keith Eric Mitchell on January 13, 1970 in Palm Springs, California. The grandson of legendary character actor Jackie Coogan, Keith began his acting career doing TV commercials -- his first gig was as a stand-in in a McDonalds TV spot -- as well various TV shows and ...
54. Keith David
Actor | The Princess and the Frog
Keith David was born Keith David Williams in New York City's Harlem district, and was raised in East Elmhurst, in the Queens section of the city. He is the son of Dolores (Dickenson), a New York Telephone manager, and Lester Williams, a payroll operations director. As a child, he realized he wanted...
58. Keith Powers
Actor | Before I Fall
Keith Powers is an up-and-coming leading man set up for a powerful 2018. Keith was most recently seen appearing as a series regular in the Freeform drama, Famous in Love, which premiered in 2017 and has been renewed for a second, set to premiere in April. This role follows Keith's project in the ...
59. Keith Richards
Keith Richards is an internationally recognized iconic figure in contemporary culture and popular music as a singer, guitar player, songwriter, film actor, and public figure. He was voted 10th greatest guitarist of all time by Rolling Stone Magazine, and was elected to the Rock and Roll Hall of ...
60. Keith Robinson
Actor | Dreamgirls
Keith Robinson was born in Kentucky and grew up in Greenville, South Carolina. He later moved to Augusta and graduated from Lakeside High School. He attended the University of Georgia and, while there, signed a recording contract with Motown Records, but that label never issued any of his material.
Actor | Short Term 12
Lakeith Lee Stanfield is an actor and rapper from Victorville, CA. At the age of 15, Lakeith attended the John Casablancas Modeling & Career Center in Orange County. A few years later, he auditioned for Destin Cretton's then college thesis film Short Term 12 (2008). Later, the newer version of ...
62. Keith Szarabajka
Actor | Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Keith Szarabajka was born on December 2, 1952 in Oak Park, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011), The Dark Knight (2008) and Argo (2012). He was previously married to Jennifer Jay Stewart.
64. Keiynan Lonsdale
Actor | The Flash
Keiynan Lonsdale (born 19 December 1991) is an Australian actor, singer, and dancer. He is known for his role as Wally West aka Kid Flash in CW's 'The Flash' & 'Legends Of Tomorrow', Uriah in Lionsgate's 'The Divergent Series', and most recently Bram in the critically acclaimed FOX feature film '...
65. Keke Palmer
Actress | Grease Live!
Keke Palmer was born Lauren Keyana Palmer in Harvey, Illinois, a south suburb of Chicago, to Sharon and Larry Palmer, both former actors. Palmer showed vocal promise as a five-year-old, when she belted out "Jesus Loves Me" in her church choir. A year later the singer-actress had a solo in her ...
66. Kel Mitchell
Actor | Mystery Men
Acting Career - Hailing from the Windy City, Kel Mitchell began his acting career at the young age of 12 with the ETA Creative Arts Foundation. Young Kel wowed audiences with his on-stage performances in Chicago theatrical productions such as "Kasimu & the Coconut Palm" and "Dirt." But it was his ...
67. Kelcie Stranahan
Actress | Runaways
Kelcie Leigh Stranahan was born on November 18, 1992 in Walnut Creek, California, USA. She trained as a ballet, jazz and lyrical dancer from a young age. She is an actress known for Without A Trace (2008) Last Hours In Suburbia (2012) Dirty Teacher (2013) and Stalked By My Neighbor (2015).
69. Kellan Lutz
Actor and model Kellan Lutz was born in Dickinson, North Dakota, to Karla (Theesfeld) and Bradley Lutz. He has six brothers and a sister, and is of German, as well as smaller amounts of English, Swedish, and Dutch, descent. As a child, his family moved around, and he grew up in North Dakota, the ...
73. Kelley Jakle
Actress | Pitch Perfect
Kelley Jakle is an actress and singer/songwriter from Sacramento, CA.
As the only girl in a family with two older brothers, Kelley held her own playing competitive soccer, basketball and swimming. However, it was acting and singing that eventually consumed her interest, beginning with The Sacramento...
74. Kelli Barrett
Actress | The Punisher
Born in Virginia Beach Virginia and raised by a single working mother, Kelli always knew she was an actor. She grew up singing in the church choir and going to after school performing arts schools, including the Governor's School for the Arts in high school. She has taken voice lessons since ...
75. Kelli Berglund
Actress | Now Apocalypse
California native Kelli Berglund has quickly become "one to watch" with one of the freshest faces in entertainment today. Berglund is best known for her starring role as "Bree Davenport", a bionic teenager with lightning speed, on Disney XD's hit series, "Lab Rats", and later known as "Lab Rats: ...
76. Kelli Garner
Actress | The Aviator
Kelli Garner was born in Bakersfield, grew up in Thousand Oaks, and currently resides in Calabasas, California. She began her career when she was discovered at a friends Bar Mitzvah, and made her film debut at age 16 in director Mike Mills's short Architecture of Reassurance (2000), a Sundance Film...
80. Kelli Maroney
Actress | Fast Times at Ridgemont High
Kelli Maroney began her career acting and studying at the Guthrie Theater in her native Minneapolis, MN., then went to New York to study at the National Shakespeare Company Conservatory. Two weeks after she arrived in Manhattan, Kelli was cast as evil adolescent "Kimberly Harris" on the daytime ...
82. Kelli Williams
Actress | The Practice
Kelli Williams was born in California on June 8, 1970. Though she had appeared in commercials since she was a baby, she was discovered by her agent at her high school play ("Romeo and Juliet"), in which she starred as Juliet opposite General Hospital (1963)'s Steve Burton. In the early 1990s, she ...
83. Kellie Bright
Actress | Ali G Indahouse
Kellie Bright was born on July 1, 1976 in Brentwood, Essex, England as Kelly Denise Bright. She is an actress, known for Ali G Indahouse (2002), EastEnders (1985) and Xenoblade Chronicles (2010). She has been married to Paul Stocker since July 5, 2014. They have two children.
85. Kellie Martin
Actress | ER
Kellie Martin was born on October 16, 1975 in Riverside, California, USA as Kellie Noelle Martin. She is an actress and producer, known for ER (1994), Life Goes On (1989) and A Goofy Movie (1995). She has been married to Keith Christian since May 15, 1999. They have two children.
86. Kellie Pickler
Soundtrack | Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk
Kellie Pickler was born in Albemarle, North Carolina to Cynthia Morton and Clyde "Bo" Raymond Pickler, Jr. Kelley's mother left when she was 2 but was then granted custody for two years. She was returned to her grandparents (Clyde Raymond Pickler, Sr., Faye Pickler) at age 12. Kellie's father was ...
Actress | Family Matters
Kellie Shanygne Williams was born on March 22, 1976, in Washington, D.C. She started her career as a children's fashion model. She made many appearances on stage (e.g., "Joe Turner's Come and Gone," "The Colored Museum," "Butterfingers Angel," and "Goin' Home") as well as in TV commercials. She is ...
89. Kellita Smith
Actress | The Bernie Mac Show
Kellita Smith was born January 15, 1969 as Kellita A. Smith in Chicago, Illinois. She is an actress who has appeared on House Party 3 (1994), The Bernie Mac Show (2001-2006), Sister, Sister (1994-1999), Moesha (1996-2001), In Living Color (1990-1994), Living Single (1993-1998), and The First Family...
90. Kelly-Ann Tursi
Actress | One Hour Fantasy Girl
Kelly-Ann Tursi was born and raised in Bayville New York. She began her journey in acting at the age of fifteen, accidentally signing up for a theatre arts program in her school when a teacher took notice. The teacher recommended that she pursue acting further and Tursi enrolled at The Lee ...
92. Kelly AuCoin
Actor | Billions
Kelly is a proud Oregon boy, and Portland Trail Blazer fanatic, but he spent about half of his early life in Washington, DC. He'll claim either, depending on which seems most likely to get him a free drink. He graduated from Oberlin College, in Ohio, where there wasn't a whole lot to do. ...
93. Kelly Bishop
Actress | Gilmore Girls
Kelly Bishop was born on February 28, 1944 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA as Carole Bishop. She is an actress, known for Gilmore Girls (2000), Dirty Dancing (1987) and Wonder Boys (2000). She has been married to Lee Leonard since 1981. She was previously married to Peter Miller.
94. Kelly Brook
Actress | Piranha 3D
Kelly Brook (born 23 November 1979) is an English model, actress and television presenter best known for her roles in the 2010 horror comedy remake Piranha 3D and in the NBC sitcom One Big Happy. Brook was born and raised in Rochester, Kent, as Kelly Ann Parsons. She is the daughter of Sandra Kelly...
95. Kelly Blatz
Actor | The Stairs
Kelly Blatz was raised in Burbank, California, where he attended Burbank High school. He studied acting with Ivana Chubbuck at her studio in Hollywood for two years after graduating.
His first major film role was in the 2008 remake of the movie "Prom Night", with Brittany Snow. He went on to have ...
96. Kelly Carlson
Actress | The Marine
Originally from Bloomington, Minnesota, Kelly attended school in Richfield, Minnesota at the Academy of Holy Angels. She is the daughter of a hair dresser mother and a late father who was a high school football coach. Kelly went on to start acting in theater before making the step into screen ...
97. Kelly Clarkson
Soundtrack | From Justin to Kelly
Kelly Brianne Clarkson was born in Fort Worth, Texas, to Jeanne Ann (Rose), a teacher of English, and Stephen Michael Clarkson, an engineer. She was the first winner of the series American Idol, in 2002. Kelly is also a strong believer in God. She has been married to Brandon Blackstock since ...