Born in Geneva, Switzerland, on September 5, 1989, actress and singer Kat Graham was raised in Los Angeles, California. As a child, she appeared in commercials for Barbie, K-Mart and Pop Tarts. During her teen years, Graham became a backup dancer for Bow Wow, Missy Elliott and Jamie Foxx.
Graham also appeared in music videos for Akon, Christina Milian, Justin Bieber and B2K. Her television debut came in 2002 when she scored a minor role on Disney Channel’s Lizzie McGuire. She soon racked up more TV credits, thanks to apperances in The O.C., CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Hannah Montana and Greek.
In 2007, Graham was featured on will.i.am’s hit single, “I Got It From My Mama.” She toured with his band, The Black Eyed Peas, all while recording her own solo material and releasing it on MySpace. Graham scored a record deal in February 2012 and quickly dropped her debut single, “Put Your Graffiti on Me.”
Graham has been engaged to actor and model Cottrell Guidry since the fall of 2012.