Kaitlyn Dever (born December 21, 1996) is an American Actress, Model, Instagram Star, and Social Media Personality from Phoenix, Arizona. She initially gained fame and success after playing main role in the TV series “Last Man Standing” in 2011.
The actress portrayed the major character named Eve Baxter in the first six seasons of the show. Furthermore, Dever is currently appearing as one of the recurring roles in Last Man Standing.
Her performance as Gwen Thompson in the 2009 film “An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong” appreciated by fans a lot. Recently, on September 13, 2019, Kaitlyn’s new work was released on the internet. She acted as Marie Adler in the Netflix miniseries titled “Unbelievable“. In real life, Marie was raped by serial rapist Marc O’Leary.
The story of the show is based on the book “An Unbelievable Story of Rape” by T. Christian Miller and Ken Armstrong. It is about a series of rapes which took place in Washington and Colorado.
The makers of the new project are Ayelet Waldman, Susannah Grant, and Michael Chabon. The other main casts of Unbelievable are Toni Collette (as Det. Grace Rasmussen), Merritt Wever (as Det. Karen Duvall), Kai Lennox (as Steve Rasmussen), Patricia Fa’asua (as Becca), Dale Dickey (as RoseMarie), etc.
Acting Career, Upcoming Movies & Net worth
The 22-years-old Dever launched her profession in the entertainment world in 2009. She made her silver screen debut with a film “An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong”. The same year, she acted in the TV series “Make It or Break It”.
The actress appeared as an Adorable Girl in the episode titled “Pilot”. Later, she made her appearance for minor roles in the programs such as Modern Family, Private Practice, Party Down, and The Mentalist.
Meanwhile, Kaitlyn did various movies like The Spectacular Now, J. Edgar, and Bad Teacher. Her role as Jayden Cole in the film “Short Term 12” gained her Phoenix Film Critics Society award nomination.
She got nominated in the category Best Youth Performance in a Leading or Supporting Role – Female. From 2011 to 2015, she portrayed the character named Loretta McCready in the TV series “Justified”.
In 2019, Kaitlyn Dever has earned her net worth of $1 million US Dollars. She even played supporting roles in various hit movies like Laggies, The Front Runner, Bad Teacher, The Spectacular Now, Beautiful Boy, etc.
|Real Full Birth Name||Kaitlyn Rochelle Dever.|
|Nick name||Kaitlyn and Kait.|
|Profession||Actress and Social Media Personality.|
|Famous for||her appearances in the projects like “Unbelievable”, “Last Man Standing”, and “An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong”.|
|Age (As of 2019)||22 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||December 21, 1996.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Phoenix, Arizona, United States.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Sagittarius.|
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, California, USA.|
|Debut|| Film: An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong (2009, Gwen Thompson).|
TV Show: Make It or Break It (2009, Adorable Girl).
Video Game: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (2016, Cassie Drake).
|Movies||1. An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong.|
2. The Spectacular Now.
3. J. Edgar.
4. Bad Teacher.
5. All Summers End.
6. Men, Women & Children.
8. Short Term 12.
9. The Front Runner.
10. Outside In.
12. We Don’t Belong Here.
14. Them That Follow.
15. Beautiful Boy.
|Awards/nominations||1. Young Artist Award in the category “Best Performance in a Television Series – Guest Starring Young Actress” for Private Practice (2011).|
2. Young Artist Award in the category “Best Performance in a Feature Film – Supporting Young Actress” for Bad Teacher (2012).
3. Young Artist Award in the category “Best Performance in a Television Series – Supporting Young Actress” for Last Man Standing (2012).
4. Young Artist Award in the category “Best Performance in a Television Series – Recurring Young Actress” for Justified (2012).
5. Phoenix Film Critics Society in the category “Best Youth Performance in a Leading or Supporting Role – Female” for Short Term 12 (2013).
|Social Media Account Stats|| Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kaitlyndever/|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5′ 1.5″. |
Centimeters: 157 cm.
Meters: 1.57 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 53 Kg.|
Pounds: 117 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||33-24-32.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||6.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents|| Father: Tim Dever.|
Mother: Kathy Dever.
|Siblings||Brother: Corey Dever.|
Sister: 1. Jane Dever.
2. Mady Dever.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend Ansel Elgort (2014).|
|School||1. Dallas Young Actors Studio.|
|Alma Mater.||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Ryan Reynolds.|
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Greece.|
|Love to do||Reading, Theatre Play & Artwork.|
|Favorite Food||Pizza, Fries & Ice Cream.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$1 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||—|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Kaitlyn Dever
- Unbelievable Actress, Kaitlyn Rochelle Dever was born on the 21st of December 1996 in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Hence, her age is 22 years old, as of 2018.
- Her father “Tim Dever” also works in Hollywood as a voice actor. The actress’ mother name is Kathy Dever.
- She has three siblings i.e. an elder brother “Corey Dever” and two younger sisters Jane and Mady Dever.
- Kaitlyn attended Dallas Young Actors Studio. The actress also got an opportunity to appear in numerous advertisements.
- She also actively participates in ballet, gymnastics, and skating during her childhood.
- Later, she started to get her education at home from the fourth grade and graduated by following special course designed for child artist.
- As of relationship, Dever is possibly single and focusing on her career. Earlier, she dated her ex-boyfriend Ansel Elgort (American actor, singer, and DJ) in 2014.
- However, the couple never openly disclosed about their love life on the internet.
- In 2011, the young actress played one of the recurring characters in the TV movie “Cinema Verite” as Michelle Loud.
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- Her recent appearances in the movies like Booksmart (as Amy Antsler) and Them That Follow (as Dilly Picket) even appreciated by audiences a lot.
- Last Man Standing Star, Kaitlyn Dever’s height is 5 Feet 1.5 Inches (157 centimeters tall).
- She also follows aa clean and healthy diet in order to maintain her body weight which is around 53 kilograms (117 pounds).