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Kathryn Newton: Biography, Movies And TV Shows

Kathryn Newton is an American actress and golfer, who has been doing movies and TV shows past 19 of her 23 years. She has been a familiar face to the audience with her roles in popular films like “Paranormal Activity 4” & “Blockers” and TV series like “Gary Unmarried” & “Little Women”. Drama Fans also know her as “Abigail” from HBO’s “Big Little Lies” while Pokémon fans know her as “Lucy” from movie “Detective Pikachu” and Sci-fi fans are currently loving her as Allie Pressman in Netflix’s “The Society”.

Kathryn Newton WIKI

Full NameKathryn Love Newton
Age23
Date of Birth8 February 1997
Height5 Feet 5 Inches (165 cm)
ParentsDavid Newton & Robin Newton
ProfessionActress and Golfer
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Kathryn Newton was born on Saturday, 8th February 1997, in Orlando, Florida, US. She is the only child of her parents and grew up in Miami. Kathryn Newton’s father is “David newton” who is a businessman while her mother “Robin Newton” was an airline pilot. Katheryn is currently 23 years old (as of April 2020).

Kathryn did her elementary schooling from an “All Girls Catholic school” in Florida and her secondary schooling from “Notre Dame Roman Catholic Co-ed High School” in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California. She moved to California, at the age of 11, when she was casted on the CBS Sitcom “Gary Unmarried” in 2008.

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KATHRYN NEWTON GOLFER | GOLF CAREER & STATISTICS:

It was Kathryn’s father, David, who introduced her to Golf when she was a Toddler and eventually by the age of eight she became passionate for the game.

Her father was her first coach, who himself has played 2 years at “Platte Junior College” in Nebraska, where he qualified for the “National Junior College Championship” and 1 year at the “University of Colorado”.

Soon, Kathryn started participating in the First Tee and U.S. Kids Junior Golf leagues. She qualified and then competed at the “U.S. Kids 2008 World Championship” that held from July 31 – August 2, 2008 in Pinehurst, North Carolina. She participated at the 18-holes golf course event in the “girls under 11 age group” and stood at 67th position in the competition.

U.S. Kids 2008 World Championship Pinehurst, North Carolina

POSPLAYERCOUNTRYR1R2R3STROKES
1Marijosse NavarroMexico717470215
2Samantha WagnerEaston, PA- USA727372217
3Cindy HADemarest, NJ-USA736877218
67Kathryn NewtonCoral Gables, FL-USA979793287

Kathryn’s golf career took wings when she played on the varsity team of “Notre Dame High School” in Sherman Oaks, California. She won the “Outstanding Achievement” award at Notre Dame Sherman Oaks for the session 2013-2014 and “Captains Award” for the session 2014-2015.

Kathryn routinely shot in the 70s and her lowest 18-hole score is a “69” at the “CIF Northern Individual Regional girl’s golf tournament” in 2013.

 Here’s the complete Golf tournament and statistics for Kathryn Newton for her High school varsity team. Kathryn’s best friends are still from the members of her High school golf team: “Katelyn Reynolds”, “Janet Yeo”, “Sammy Winchester”, “Paige Hollingsworth” & “Lauren Crittenden”.

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CIF REGIONAL 2011, ROUND#1 FINAL STANDING (INDIVIDUAL GROSS SCORES) – GIRLS GOLF WSCGA

 CTRL#NAMEHOME COURSEFLIGHTGRS SCORELAST RNDLAST 9
185Sandy ChoTorrey PinesA707037
298Megan KimMira CostaA727233
3105Esther LeeLos AlamitosA737337
25116Arielle ValdezNotre Dame SOA787840
28106Katelyn ReynoldsNotre Dame SOA797938
93123Kathryn NewtonNotre Dame SOA959545

CIF NORTHERN INDIVIDUAL REGIONAL GIRLS GOLF

RIVER RIDGE GOLF CLUB – PAR 72 (28 OCTOBER 2013) SCORECARD

  1. Andrea lee (Mira Costa HS) – 66 (1st Place)
  2. Bethany Wu (Diamond Bar HS) – 67 (2nd Place)
  3. Erin Choi (West Torrance HS) – 69 (3rd Place/card off)
  4. Katheryn Newton (Notre Dame HS) – 69 (4th place)
  5. Katelyn Reynolds (Notre Dame HS) – 75 (23rd Place)
  6. Janet Yeo (Notre Dame HS) – 78 (36th Place/advanced through playoff)

CIF NORTHERN TEAM DIVISIONAL

SOULE PARK – PAR 71 (OCTOBER 31, 2013) – NOTRE DAME SCORECARD (3rd PLACE)

  1. Katelyn Reynolds – 73
  2. Kathryn newton – 79
  3. Sammy Winchester – 77
  4. Janet yeo – 79
  5. Lauren Crittenden – 89
  6. Vivian Markel – 91*

TOTAL= 397 (3rd Place)

2013 GIRLS GOLF CIF-SS WSCGA REGIONAL STATE QUALIFIER

(TALEGA GOLF CLUB, SAN CLEMENTE) – NOTRE DAME SO RESULT

  1. Katelyn Reynolds – 75 (Q)
  2. Kathryn newton – 73 (Q)
  3. Sammy Winchester – 75
  4. Janet yeo – 75 (Q)
  5. Lauren Crittenden – 92
  6. Vivian Markel – 93

TOTAL= 390

CIF SOUTHERN SECTION INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIP AND WSCGA QUALIFYING TOURNAMENT

NOVEMBER 7, 2013 (TALEGA GOLF CLUB, SAN CLEMENTE)

  1. Janet Yeo – 75
  2. Katelyn Reynolds – 75
  3. Kathryn Newton – 73

MISSION LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

GRIFFITH PARK’S HARDING GOLF COURSE (21 OCT 2013) – NOTRE DAME SO HS (11th TITLE WIN)

  1. Sammy Winchester – 68 (1st Place)
  2. Kathryn Newton – 76 (2nd Place)
  3. Janet Yeo – 77 (3rd Place)
  4. Katelyn Reynolds – 80 (5th Place)
  5. Lauren Crittenden – 85 (8th Place)

NOTRE DAME SO TOTAL= 386 (1st Place)

CIF NORTHERN TEAM DIVISIONAL-SOULE PARK GC -PAR72 (OCTOBER 30, 2014) SCORECARD

NOTRE DAME HS (Mission)

  1. Sammy Winchester – 77
  2. Kathryn newton – 79
  3. Janet yeo – 73
  4. Lauren Crittenden – 78
  5. Paige Hollingsworth – 83
  6. Alyssa buzzello – 93

TOTAL = 390 (1st Place)

Kathryn was part of the Notre Dame Sherman Oaks High School team that won the 11th Mission league championship and the 3rd CIF Divisional Championships for the school.

Kathryn was also scheduled to play in the “2012 U.S. Women’s Open Golf Championship”, but at the same time, she was casted in the lead role of “Alex Nelson” in “Paranormal Activity 4” and she decided to withdraw from the event’s sectional qualifier.

KATHRYN NEWTON MOVIES & TV SHOWS:

2002: Kathryn Newton started her acting career as child artist, at the age of 4, when she was casted in the role of “Colby Chandler” (2 episodes) on ABC’s long running TV show “All My children”. She also appeared in two short films “Abbie Down East” in 20002 and “Bun-Bun” in 2003.

Kathryn Newton Gary Unmarried 2008-2010: Kathryn returned after 4 years to properly make her TV Debut as series regular role of “Louise Brooks” on CBS’s sitcom “Gary Unmarried”. Kathryn was nominated for “Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) – Supporting Young Actress” award for 3 consecutive years at the 2009, 2010 & 2011 “Young Artist Awards” for “Gary Unmarried”.

While in 2009 and 2011 she lost to “Bella Thorne – My Own Worst Enemy” & “Teala Dunn – Are We There Yet?” respectively, she succeeded to win the award in 2010 at the 31st Young Artist awards.

Kathryn Newton Bad Teacher: Kathryn made her silver screen debut with the role of “Chase Rubin-Rossi”, a popular superficial student alongside “Cameron Diaz”, “Jason Segel” & “Justin Timberlake” in the 2011 super-hit comedy film “Bad Teacher”.

Kathryn Newton Paranormal Activity 4 (2012): Kathryn made her film debut in a lead role with 2012 supernatural horror film “Paranormal Activity 4”. She won the “Best Performance in a Feature Film – Leading Young Actress” award at the “34th Young Artist Awards” in 2013 for her role of “Alex Nelson” in the film.

Kathryn Newton Lady Bird 2017: Kathryn played the role of “Darlene Bell” in 2017 Comedy drama film “Lady Bird”. The film stars “Saoirse Ronan” & “Timothée Chalamet” and had won 5 Oscar nomination at 90th Academy awards.

Kathryn Newton Three Billboards 2017: Kathryn Played a rebellious teenage girl who got murdered in the 2017 Black comedy film “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”, which won multiple academy and BAFTA awards. Actor “Lucas Hedges” played her brother in the film.

Kathryn Newton Blockers & Ben is Back (2018 Movies): Kathryn Played the role of “Julie Decker”, actress “Leslie Mann’s” daughter in the 2018 sex comedy film “Blockers”, revolving around loosing virginity. She then played the role of “Ivy Burns” in the 2018 drama film “Ben is Back”, where actor “Lucas Hedges” once again played her brother “Ben”, while “Julia Roberts” played their mother.

Kathryn Newton Detective Pikachu 2019: Kathryn played the role of “Lucy Stevens”, a junior reporter who has a “Psyduck” Pokémon in the 2019 blockbuster fantasy movie “Detective Pikacku”.

Kathryn was a Pokémon fan since elementary school and was elated to be part of this amazing movie. She apparently beat out the likes of Natalia Dyer (Stranger Things), Haley Lu Richardson (M. Night Shyamalan’s Split) and Katherine Langford (13 reason why) to get the part.

Kathryn Newton Big Little Lies: Kathryn Played the role of “Abigail Carlson”, daughter to actress “Reese Witherspoon’s” character “Madeline Mackenzie”. In season one she played yet again a rebellious girl who tried to auction her virginity for a cause.

Kathryn Newton Little Women: Kathryn played the role of “Amy March” in the 2017 BBC 3 episode miniseries adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s 1968 novel “Little Women”. Actress “Maya Hawke (Stranger Things)”, “Willa Fitzgerald (Scream TV Series)” & “Annes Elwy” played her sisters role of “Jo March”, “Meg March” & “Beth March” respectively.

KATHRYN LOVE NEWTON TV SERIES LIST:

KATHRYN NEWTON TV SERIESROLESEASON/EPISODES
All My Children 2002,2003Colby Chandler2 episodes
Gary Unmarried 2008-2010Louise Brooks37 episodes except the pilot
Mad Men 2013MandySeason 6 episode 12 (The Quality of Mercy)
Dog With a Blog 2013,2014Emily AdamsSeason 2 Episode 5, Season 2 Episode 8, Season 2 Episode 10
Supernatural 2014-2018Claire NovakSeason 10 episode 9, Season 10 episode 10, Season 10 episode 20, Season 11 episode 12, Season 12 episode 16, Season 13 episode 10,
Halt and Catch FireJoanie ClarkSeason 4 all 10 episodes
Big Little LiesAbigail CarlsonSeason 1 & 2
Little WomenAmy MarchAll 3 episodes
The SocietyAllie PressmanSeason 1 lead role
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