Kat Dennings

Kat Dennings

Birth Name:

Katherine Victoria Litwack

Body Height:

1.64 m


Kat Dennings was born Katherine Victoria Litwack in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, near Philadelphia, to Ellen (Schatz), a speech therapist and poet, and Gerald Litwack, a molecular pharmacologist. She is the youngest of five children. Her family is of Russian Jewish descent. Kat was predominantly home-schooled, graduating at the age of fourteen. Her family subsequently moved to Los Angeles, California to support Kat acting full-time.

After work doing commercials, she began work in television, starting with a role on HBO's Sex and the City (1998), following up with roles on Raising Dad (2001), The Scream Team (2002), Everwood (2002), Without a Trace (2002) and ER (1994), among others.

Kat made the move to the big screen with supporting roles in Raise Your Voice (2004), The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005) and Big Momma's House 2 (2006). She later achieved a level of fame with roles in The House Bunny (2008) and Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008).

Kat continues to act in feature films and is an avid video blogger. Since 2011, she has starred with Beth Behrs in the CBS television series 2 Broke Girls (2011).

Producers Filmography:

Dallas & Robo (2018)

Actors Filmography:

The Croods 2 (2020)
How May We Hate You?
Dallas & Robo (2018)
Drunk History (2018)
The Simpsons (2017)
Big Mouth (2017)
2 Broke Girls (2017)
Hollywood Adventures (2015)
The Newsroom (2014)
Suburban Gothic (2014)
Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Hanson: Get the Girl Back (2013)
Robot Chicken (2012)
To Write Love on Her Arms (2012)
Thor (2011)
American Dad! (2010)
Daydream Nation (2010)
Defendor (2009)
Shorts (2009)
The Answer Man (2009)
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)
The House Bunny (2008)
Charlie Bartlett (2007)
Big Momma's House 2 (2006)
ER (2006)
CSI: NY (2005)
London (2005)
The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)
Clubhouse (2005)
Down in the Valley (2005)
Raise Your Voice (2004)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2004)
Sudbury (2004)
Less Than Perfect (2003)
Without a Trace (2003)
The Snobs (2003)
The Scream Team (2002)
Raising Dad (2002)
Sex and the City (2000)

Selfs Filmography:

Conan (2017)
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2016)
Rachael Ray (2015)
Live with Kelly and Ryan (2015)
Extra (2015)
Ok! TV (2015)
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2015)
The 69th Annual Tony Awards (2015)
RuPaul's Drag Race (2015)
The Late Late Show with James Corden (2015)
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2015)
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2015)
The 41st Annual People's Choice Awards (2015)
Entertainment Tonight (2014)
Sesame Street (2014)
A Brothers' Journey: Thor & Loki (2014)
Late Show with David Letterman (2014)
The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards (2014)
The Queen Latifah Show (2014)
2 Broke Girls: Cast and Creators Live at Paleyfest (2013)
Made in Hollywood (2013)
Chelsea Lately (2013)
Sunday Brunch (2013)
Thor: The Dark World Special (2013)
Hello! Hollywood (2013)
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards (2013)
UCB Comedy Originals (2012)
The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards (2012)
2012 Writers Guild Awards (2012)
The 38th Annual People's Choice Awards (2012)
The Talk (2011)
Thor: Our Fearless Leader (2011)
Up Close with Carrie Keagan (2011)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2011)
Last Call with Carson Daly (2008)
Charlie Bartlett: Restroom Confessional (2008)
Wanderlust (2006)
The 11th Annual Critics' Choice Awards (2006)