Who is Katy Mixon and what is her net worth 2018? The sweet and feisty star Katy Mixon is the queen of small screen world. She is one of the lead characters in the America’s popular television series, ‘American Housewife’. Like her character Katie, is a ball of energy. Her never ending energy is something to lookout for. She charms her colleagues with her always-happy persona both on and off sets. Her show is a one of a kind comedy series, full of fun and ageless humour, which just got a full season pick up, is hooked entirely on the Mixon’s presence and charisma. She plays the role of a sarcastic mother in the sitcom, exactly opposite of her character in real life.
Katy Mixon is an American actress, who was born on 30th March, 1981. She was third eldest among the seven children of her parents. In a family of nine, she has five sisters and one brother. Born and brought up in Pensacola, Florida, she was brilliant in her education and her focus was on her studies. Being the third eldest, she also had the added responsibility of the upbringing of her younger siblings. After coming to the film industry, she earned enough money to help her younger siblings in their education.
Mixon was just 20 years old when she first got an acting role, playing the role of Calpurnia in the Utah Shakespearean Festival. It was a presentation of Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar. Her performance was well received by the viewers and this made Mixon move to Los Angeles, California, in 2003 to enhance her acting skills. Later on, in the year 2005, she made an appearance in the premiere of the interactive theatre, in the play ‘American Standard’.
It was the same year, 2005, when she made her motion picture debut in a thriller film named ‘The Quiet’. In the very next year, she was seen portraying a secondary role in a romantic comedy ‘Blind Dating’. Her brilliant acting skills made her very famous. Movie goers appreciated her performance. Mixon was waiting for some bigger roles that she had always dreamt of; and finally that moment came in the year 2008 when she was offered the role of Jon Favreau’s younger wife in the comedy film ‘Four Christmas’. After this movie, she has acted in about 9 films and all of them were well acknowledged.
Apart from movies, Katy Mixon has also enjoyed acting in TV series. In 2010, she played the role of Victoria Flynn in the CBS comedy series ‘Mike & Molly’. The series ended in 2016 with 6 seasons and 127 episodes. Mixon was named as ‘The Funniest Part’ of the sitcom by the Vanity Flair. By this time, she became popular enough to play the leading roles in TV series.
In 2016, she was cast in the first leading role of her career in the comedy series by ABC. It is ‘American Housewife’ created by Sarah Dunn. Katy received very positive reviews from the critics as well as from the viewers. She played the role of ‘Katie Otto’. This performance led to her name being included in People’s ‘One to Watch’ list.
Education: Katy Mixon attended Alabama School of Fine Arts in Birmingham for her primary and secondary education. Later on she moved to Pensacola Private School of Liberal Arts for her graduation. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from another school name Carnegie Mellon School of Drama.
Katy Mixon Net Worth
Katy Mixon is a fine actress and her net worth is $2.2 million. She has earned her wealth from the many characters she has represented.
Mixon was formerly in a relationship with Bobby Deen, son of Paula Deen, for over four years. She started dating Bobby, a television chef, from 2010. It ended in the year 2013. In the year 2014, she got engaged to American male javelin thrower, Breaux Greer, and now they are expecting their first child, reportedly a baby boy.
Mixon’s 2016 movie ‘Hell or High Water’ has been a critical success and now her movie is nominated for an Oscar in the Best Picture category.
Katy Mixon is one of the finest actresses of this generation. She has done a lot of TV shows and motion pictures. She is the kind of actress who can surprise everyone with the various kinds of characters she can portray on the small screen as well as the big screens.
She is a person of gut and instinct. She never gets on the back foot while facing challenges. In fact, she always wants to do challenging roles.