Played by Chrissy Metz
Chrissy Metz plays Kate Pearson on NBC's award-winning drama "This Is Us."
Metz has received both Emmy and Golden Globe nominations for the show, which was the winner of the 2018 and 2019 SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series and the People's Choice Award for Favorite New TV Drama.
Metz recently co-starred in the hit faith-based film "Breakthrough." She also performs "I'm Standing with You" on the soundtrack, written by 10-time Academy Award nominee Diane Warren, and sang it at the 2019 ACM Awards. She is currently working on her debut country album.
Metz recently guest-starred on the comedy series "The Last O.G." with Tracy Morgan and the NBC hit series "Superstore." Previous roles include "American Horror Story: Freak Show," "Sierra Burgess Is a Loser," "My Name Is Earl" and "Entourage."
Metz released her memoir, "This Is Me," which debuted at #1 on the New York Times Best Seller list. People magazine named her to its "Ones to Watch" and "50 Most Beautiful" lists.