Who is Kate Mansi?
Katherine Theresa Rose Morris was born in Calabasas, California US on 15 September, 1987 under the zodiac sign of Virgo, and holds American nationality but is of Irish and Italian descent. Her parents are Jeff and Victoria Morris – she has one older sister called Lexa and five step-siblings as her parents divorced and both remarried. She is best known for her acting career, mostly for her appearance in the “Days of Our Lives” TV series.
Early life and education
Kate attended Pepperdine University where she studied film and public relations – graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Arts. She loves to dance and took dance classes when she was a teen, enroled by her mother as she was a dancer as well. When she was 15, she joined the Pacific Festival Ballet, and appeared in plays such as “Nutcracker”, “Bambi” and “Peter Pan”.
Her biggest motivation is her grandmother, who calls her “girl hero”, and used to secretly pay for her acting classes when she was in college because her parents wanted her to wait with acting until after she got her degree. Before starting her acting career she worked as a model, and appeared in many advertisements.
She began her career with a guest role in “How I Met Your Mother” TV series. which was a major hit back then, and helped her become noticed in the industry. Her biggest role has been in “Days of Our Lives” TV series from 2011 to 2016 when she left the show, but the production wanted her back so she returned to the screen in 2018 and is still shooting for it. She appeared in only one more TV series, in one episode of “Small Shots” in 2017.
She landed her first main film role in the drama thriller “Unwanted Guest” shot in 2016, then had lead roles in the next four movies she acted in – “Boyfriend Killer” and “Mother of All Secrets” in 2017, “Muse” and “Nightclub Secrets” both in 2018. She is currently filming for “The Perfect One” and “Miss Staken”.
There were rumors that Kate was dating Casey Deidrick, her co-star in “Days of Our Lives”, but neither of them confirmed nor denied it.
Kate is a bit secretive when it comes to her personal life, but she still shares some things – she seems to be in a relationship with an American artist named Jahan Yousaf since June 2013, and explains how she loves him more than her horse. She didn’t reveal his name in public, but her fans speculate that he is the guy – he took her for a horseback ride on Bermuda beaches and she seemed to love it as she shared the pictures on her Instagram account.
Kate is not married, doesn’t have any kids and she is currently living in Silverlake, Los Angeles with her dog called Leigh May.
Kate managed to raise $20,000 in 2013 for a charity organization called Charity: Water – she decided not to have her birthday party, but instead to try and raise awareness of the need for clean water. She’s also volunteered in the Dominican Republic and in Orphanage Outreach Haiti.
In 2017, she was a part of the “Be Bold Be Bald” campaign for raising funds for the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, and so raise awareness of cancer.
Importance of mental health
Kate is convinced that everyone needs to take care of their mental health, and that is why she offers a free workout class with an organization called “Bring Change 2 Mind” on the fitness booking app “Open Sweat”. She is a certified yoga instructor, and uses her celebrity status to try and raise awareness of mental health issues, as it might even help mental patients get treatment.
She advises her fans to be physically active, and she sets the right example – she’s run a couple of half marathons, is a big adventurer, having reached the summit of Mount Whitney, the tallest mountain in California, which stands at a height of 4,421m.
Appearance and net worth
She is currently 31 years old, has long blonde hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 2ins (1.57m) tall, weighs around 121lbs (55kg) and has an hourglass-shaped figure. She has a tattoo on the inner bicep of her left arm which reads “Just Love” – it is rumored that she got it for her boyfriend.
According to authoritative sources, her net worth is estimated to be over $2 million, most of which she earned from the “Day of Our Lives” TV series.
??♀️guys. I have a mtg at 3pm exactly. What a dummy. I’ll get back to you when I can do this Q&A I’m so sorry! pic.twitter.com/v92urgx0hk
— Kate Mansi (@KateMansi) November 16, 2018
Social media presence
Kate is very active on social media platforms – her Instagram account of over 1,200 posts is followed by nearly 100,000 people. She opened her Twitter account in December 2010 and has so far gathered 70,000 followers and tweeted 11,000 times. Her Facebook page has about 25,000 fans.
Kate won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 2017 for her role in “Days of Our Lives”.
She loves horseback riding; her father’s family owns a ranch and they all have their own horses. She loves doing yoga, and is also a collector of music boxes – she has so many of them. One of her hobbies includes travelling, and Thailand is her dream vacation destination.
While she was in college, she won second place in the National Womack Speech Competition.