Katherine Langford is an Australian actress. She is known for starring as Hannah Baker in the 2017 Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, based on the novel of the same name, for which she received a Golden Globe Award nomination. In 2018, she played Leah Burke in the teen comedy-drama film Love, Simon.

Birth Name

Katherine Langford







Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Katherine Langford was born on the 29th of April 1996, in Perth, Western Australia, Australia.


She’s currently 23 years old.

Sun Sign







Langford went to Penrhos College for her primary studies and St. Hilda School for her secondary education. She graduated from Perth Modern School in 2014, majoring in music and drama and then enrolled at the Principal Academy of Dance & Theatre Arts to study Music Theatre. She appeared in a production of Godspell there and apparently became one of the five selected participants in the National Institute of Dramatic Arts Advanced Actors Residency in 2015. Finally, she was offered entry into the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) in 2016 to complete her B.A. in acting.

Family Details

  • Father – Stephen Langford (Doctor)
  • Mother – Elizabeth Langford (Doctor)
  • Siblings – Josephine Langford (Younger Sister) (Actress)

Marital Status


Boyfriend / Spouse

Katherine Langford has dated –


Due to her very low personal profile, there’s nothing much known about her relationship status.

Physical Statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 5½ inches
  • In centimeters – 166 cm
  • In meters – 1.66 m


  • In Kilograms – 61 kg
  • In Pounds – 135 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 35-27-35
  • Bust – 35 inches
  • Waist – 27 inches
  • Hip – 35 inches
  • Bra Size – 32D

Body Build


Eye Color


Hair Color

Light Brown

Shoe Size

She wears a size 7.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 6 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Playing Hannah Baker in the 2017 Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, based on the novel of the same name, for which she received a Golden Globe Award nomination.

Film Debut

In 2016, she debuted with a short film Daughters where she played the role of Scarlett.

Television Debut

In 2017, she started appearing in a lead role on Netflix series 13 Reasons Why as Hannah Baker.

Brand Endorsements

She has not endorsed any brand until now.

Awards & Nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated WorkResult
2017Australians In Film AwardsScreen Australia Breakthrough AwardN/AWon
Gold Derby AwardsBreakthrough Performer of the Year13 Reasons WhyNominated
2018Golden Globe AwardsBest Actress – Television Series Drama13 Reasons WhyNominated
MTV Movie & TV AwardsBest Actor in a Show13 Reasons WhyNominated
People’s Choice AwardsThe Drama TV Star of 201813 Reasons WhyNominated
Satellite AwardsBest Actress – Television Series Drama13 Reasons WhyNominated

Katherine Langford Favorites

  • Favorite Singer – Lady Gaga
  • Favorite TV Show – Star Trek: Voyager (1995-2001)

Katherine Langford Net worth

Katherine Langford has a estimated net worth of $5 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Katherine Langford

  • She took voice lessons in 2005 and even attended classical, jazz and contemporary vocal training.
  • At high school, she was interested in medicine and politics. But after attended Lady Gaga’s concert, the Born This Way Ball at the age of 16, she was determined to become a performer. She even had piano lessons.
  • She was a national level swimmer during her school years.
  • Langford gave audition for her role as Hannah Baker in the mystery teen drama TV series 13 Reasons Why on Skype. She had only 10 days to get an O-1 visa as she had not worked in the United States before.
  • In 2012, after attending a Lady Gaga concert, she stopped swimming and started learning piano.
  • In 2013, Langford appeared in the school’s production of Hotel Sorrento.
  • In 2015, she was given the honor to participate in the National Institute of Dramatic Arts (NIDA) Advanced Actors Residency.
  • Katherine saw the snowfall for the first time in late 2016 in New York City, U.S. and not in Australia.
  • In October 2018, she was cast in Avengers: Endgame. However, her scenes were cut from the final film, with the Russo Brothers revealing Langford had been cast as a teenage version of Tony Stark’s daughter, Morgan.


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