Who is Kat Dennings?
Talented American actress and television personality Kat Dennings, whose full name is Katherine Victoria Litwack and who was born on June 13, 1986. She is most recognized for her part in the CBS comedy “2 Broke Girls” as Max George Black, a feisty and opinionated Brooklyn girl.
After starring in HBO’s “Sex and the City,” she made her acting debut in the teen musical drama “Raise Your Voice” as a teenager. She acted in movies like “Suburban Gothic,” “Charlie Bartlett,” “Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist,” “Daydream Nation,” and “To Write Love on Her Arms.”
She also made a few cameos in the films “The 40-Year-Old Virgin,” “Big Momma’s House 2,” “The Answer Man,” and “Thor” and its follow-up “Thor.” She starred in the television series “Raising Dad” and made guest appearances on numerous other programs, including “Without a Trace,” “Clubhouse,” “ER,” “CSI: NY,” and “The Newsroom.” She is a talented singer as well.
Kat Dennings Early Life
Kat Dennings was born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, in the United States, on June 13, 1986. Her parents are molecular pharmacologist, professor, chairman Gerald J. Litwack and poet and speech therapist Ellen Judith Litwack.
She has a brother named Geoffrey S. Litwack and is the youngest of five children.
She was homeschooled by her parents, except for a half-day spent at Friends’ Central School, and she completed high school at 14. After moving to Los Angeles with her family and adopting the surname Dennings, Kat Dennings started appearing in commercials when she was ten. She then made acting her full-time career.
Kat Dennings Personal Life
Kat Dennings was raised in a Jewish home and identifies more as Jewish on an ethnic and cultural level than she does spiritually. Additionally, she engages in transcendental meditation. She abstains from both, and she disapproves of others who do.
The most well-known of Kat Dennings‘ previous relationships were her two-year marriage to actor Nick Zano and her two-year romances with actors Ira David Wood IV and Ira David Wood IV.
After being introduced to the singer Josh Groban by her co-star Beth Behrs, Kat Dennings started dating him in 2014. The couple deliberately called it quits in the middle of 2016.
Andrew W.K. is currently Kat Dennings‘ significant other. American musician Andrew W.K.
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Kat Dennings Career
In the HBO television series “Sex and the City” episode “Hot Child in the City,” Kat Dennings made her debut on television in 2000 as a sour 13-year-old. She earned the starring role of Sarah Stewart in the short-lived WB sitcom “Raising Dad” the following year.
In the 2002 film “The Scream Team,” she made her Disney Channel debut. Since then, she has made cameos on several shows, including “Without a Trace,” “Less Than Perfect,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” “Clubhouse,” and “CSI: NY.”
She made her film debut in Hilary Duff’s Raise Your Voice in 2004 as the melancholic piano student Sloane, and in 2005, she had a recurring role in the medical drama series “ER.”
She mainly played minor roles in movies like “Down in the Valley,” “The 40-Year-Old Virgin,” and “Big Momma’s House 2” in the years that followed. In the comedy-drama movies “Charlie Bartlett” (2007) and “Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist,” she also played Susan (2008).
In 2009, Kat Dennings appeared in the romantic comedy “The Answer Man,” the dark children’s film “Shorts,” and the superhero thriller “Defendor,” where she played a crack-addicted prostitute. That same year, she also provided her voice for the animated comedy series “American Dad!”
She appeared as Caroline Wexler in the 2010 independent Canadian drama film Daydream Nation. She appeared in the music video for the “40 Dogs (Like Romeo and Juliet)” song by Texas-based singer Bob Schneider. She started filming for her part as Darcy Lewis in the same year. Darcy is Jane Foster’s tech-savvy but shy sidekick and assistant in the 2011 Marvel superhero epic “Thor.”
The role of Max George Black in the CBS sitcom “2 Broke Girls,” in which Kat Dennings co-starred with Beth Behrs, was “very much fashioned” for her by the show’s writer Michael Patrick King. The program aired from September 19, 2011, through April 17, 2017. The show was canceled after six seasons.
She made appearances in the drama movies “To Write Love on Her Arms” in 2012, “Suburban Gothic” in 2014, and “Thor: The Dark World” in 2013. Her latter television work includes numerous voice roles in programs including “Robot Chicken,” “Big Mouth,” “The Simpsons,” and “Dallas & Robo” (for YouTube Premium), as well as a brief cameo in “The Newsroom.”
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Kat Dennings Awards & Nomination
- Nominated for Satellite Award – Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama (2008)
- Nominated for MTV Movie Award – Breakthrough Performance – Female (2009)
- Nominated for Teen Choice Award – Choice Movie Actress: Music/Dance (2009)
- Nominated & Won Crystal Reel Awards – Best Actress (2012)
- Nominated for People’s Choice Award – Favorite TV Gal Pals (with Beth Behrs) (2014)
- Nominated for Hollywood Critics Association TV Awards – Best Supporting Actress in a Limited Series, Anthology Series, or Television Movie (2021)
- Nominated for Hollywood Critics Association TV Awards – Best Actress in a Streaming Series, Comedy (2022) – Pending…
Kat Dennings Age
How old is Kat Dennings? She was born on June 13, 1986, and is now 36 years old.
Kat Dennings Filmography
- Raise Your Voice
- Down in the Valley
- The 40-Year-Old Virgin
- Big Momma’s House 2
- Charlie Bartlett
- The House Bunny
- Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist
- The Answer Man
- Daydream Nation
- To Write Love on Her Arms
- Thor: The Dark World
- Suburban Gothic
- Hollywood Adventures
- Thor: Love and Thunder
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Kat Dennings Net Worth
Undoubtedly, the stunning actress’s career in the film industry has helped her accumulate a significant fortune. The actress Kat Dennings has a $12 million net worth, including endorsement deals and commercials.