Katherine McNamara

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Katherine McNamara
OccupationActress, singer-songwriter, dancer
Years active2008–present
 
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Katherine McNamara
OccupationActress, singer-songwriter, dancer
Years active2008–present

Katherine McNamara is an American teen actress and singer, best known for playing the role of Myra Santelli in the Disney Channel original movie Girl vs. Monster. She is set to appear as Harper in the upcoming MTV series Happyland.

Life and career[edit]

Katherine McNamara guest starred on shows including Drop Dead Diva and 30 Rock. She was also in some movies such as New Years Eve. She is also set to star in the "Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn" movie remake.[1] She was cast as Cherry O'Keefe for the High School Musical spin-off Madison High, but the show was not picked up.

McNamera became popular in 2012 for her Disney Channel appearances. She appeared on the Disney XD show Kickin' It, in which she had a recurring role as Claire, Kim's rival, as well as appearing as Myra Santinelli in the Disney Channel movie Girl vs. Monster, alongside Kickin' It co-star and friend Olivia Holt.

She also appeared in two episodes of Jessie, playing Bryn Brietbart, as well as an episode of the new Nickelodeon series The Thundermans. She also appeared in the independent movie Contest.

Filmography[edit]

Film
YearTitleRoleNotes
2007Template:The Bride & the GroomWedding guestShort
2008All Roads Lead HomeFair Goeruncredited
2008Matchmaker MaryMary CarverMain role
2009Sam Steele and the Junior Detective AgencyEmma MarshMain role
2010Template:The Nuclear StandardPennyShort
2010Get Off My PorchMaryShort
2011Last WillWedding Guestuncredited
2011Sam Steele and the Crystal ChaliceEmma Marsh
2011New Year's EveLily BowmanMother & Daughter Story
2012Last Ounce of CourageCaroler
2012Girl vs. MonsterMyra SantelliTV Movie
2013ContestSarah O'Malley
2013The Surgeon GeneralLily ShermanTV Movie
2013Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry FinnBecky ThatcherCompleted
2014Little SavagesTiffanyPre-production
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
2010R.L. Stine's The Haunting HourJodannaEpisode: Worry Dolls
2011Law & Order: Special Victims UnitJasmineEpisode: Flight
201130 RockMeaganEpisode: TGS Hates Women (uncredited)
2011Drop Dead DivaAnn LoganEpisode: Ah, Men
2012GleeBunhead #1Episode: Makeover
2012SketchyIrisEpisode: This Is 14
2012Madison HighCherri O'KeefeEpisode: Pilot
2012Austin & AllyuncreditedEpisode: "Zaliens & Cloud watchers"
2012-2013Kickin' ItClaire4 episodes
2013TouchEvie WoodsEpisode: Reunions
2013JessieBryn Breitbart2 Episodes
2013The ThundermansTara CampbellEpisode: Dinner Party
2014HappylandHarperLead role, upcoming MTV series

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