The gorgeous Katharine McPhee is an American actress, singer, songwriter, and model. The runner-up on the fifth season of American Idol is also known for her work in The House Bunny and Shark Night 3D.
She was born in Loss Angeles, California, the United States on March 25, 1984, to her father, Daniel McPhee a television producer and her mother, Peisha McPhee, who has been a vocal coach on American Idol since 2011. McPhee’s elder sister Adriana has also been a vocal coach on American Idol since 2012.
McPhee attended Notre Dame High School and there she used to perform in school plays and musicals a graduated in 2002. She attended Boston Conservatory majoring in Musical Theatre but she left college before graduation on to try for television pilots. And after she dropped college, she auditioned in Los Angeles and was cast in a mall-based MTV soap opera pilot, You Are Here, but MTV never aired the pilot and did not pick up the series.
McPhee never gave up the hope and continued acting and in March 2005, she starred in a Los Angeles-based production of the musical Annie Get Your Gun as Annie Oakley. For the role, she was nominated for a Los Angeles Stage Ovation Award in the category of "Lead Actress in a Musical".
Later in 2005, by the support of her husband (now divorced) Nick Cokas and family, she gave an audition in American idol and she gained fame from the show. After that, she sang various songs and rose in television as a multi-talented lady. Her albums include Over It, Unbroken, Had It All, etc. Also, her acting credits include The House Bunny, the Shark night 3D, Community, Smash, Family Guy, etc.
The beautiful lady was married to her Nick Cokas at Beverly Hills Presbyterian Church on 2nd February 2008. The couple eventually divorced 8th February 2016 after being separated for the past years. The former couple in their 8 years of marriage has not shard children.
In 2014 with her boyfriend and also her co-star of Scorpion, Elyes Gabel. Furthermore, they got engaged on July 2, 2018. The duos have not shared an intention of getting married anytime soon.
Besides McPhee's affair with Elyes, she previously had a relationship with Nick Harborne (2017). She is rumored to have dated Michael Morris in 2013.
She bears American nationality and is of white ethnicity. The 34 year-old actress has around 484K followers on Instagram and 252K followers on Twitter. She stands 5 feet 8 inches in height and is estimated to have a net worth of $5 million.