Kate McKinnon


Kate McKinnon Trivia


  • Trivia

    • In 2014, Kate was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards. She was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series and for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for the song Home for the Holidays (Twin Bed). Both nominations were for her work on Saturday Night Live.

    • Kate is an Upright Citizens Brigade Theater performer.

    • In 2014, Kate won the American Comedy Award for Best Comedy Supporting Actress in a TV series for her work on Saturday Night Live.

    • Kate starred in the popular web series Vag Magazine, about a fictional hipster third-wave feminist magazine.

    • Kate is Saturday Night Live's first openly gay cast member.

  • Quotes

    • Kate: :(On how being gay figures into her work) As minorities, we're on the fringe, and there's just something so wonderful about that perspective, something so inspiring.