Kaitlyn Dever Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 29 Jan, 2019
Facts of Kaitlyn Dever
Date of Birth: 1996 , December-21
Age: 24 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Kaitlyn Dever
Birth Name Kaitlyn Dever
Nick Name Kaitlyn
Father Tim Dever
Mother Kathy
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Light Brown
Face Color White
Weight in KG 53 kg
Tattoo(s) No
Married No
Education Dallas Young Actors Studio
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Movies An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong, Outside In, Beautiful Boy
TV Show Make It or Break It, Modern Family, Justified, Last Man Standing
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Born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona, Kaitlyn Dever is an American actress known for her role as Gwen Thompson in An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong. In 2009, Dever debuted in her acting career at the age of when she worked in a television series Make It or Break It. She made her appearances in many TV shows and movies since then. She earned great fan followings after she worked as Loretta McCready in Justified and Eve Baxter in Last Man Standing.

Early Life And Education Of Kaitlyn Dever       

Kaitlyn Dever was born on 21st December 1996 in Phoenix, Arizona, the United States of America to mother Kathy Dever and father Tim Dever. She was born under the birth sign Sagittarius.

She became interested in acting from as early as five years and due to which her parents sent her to an acting school. She has also participated in ballet, gymnastics, and skating.   



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Later, she along with her family moved to Dallas, Texas and enrolled at the Dallas Young Actors Studio for a month-long acting program.

Kaitlyn Dever's Career- Movies And TV Shows

During her early age, Dever worked in a number of commercials before she moved to Los Angeles. But, her first notable acting role was as Gwen Thompson in the American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong in 2009. 

The same year, Dever starred in two TV series named Make It or Break It as Adorable Girl and Modern Family as Bianca Douglas. In 2010, she appeared in the Television shows, Private practice and Party Down. 

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In 2011 she worked in some other movies and television series which include Bad Teacher, J. Edgar, The Mentalist, Cinema Verite, Curb Your Enthusiasm. The same year she was also cast in the recurring role as Loretta McCready in the FX series Justified for the second season.

In 2013, she showcased her versatility, appearing in supporting roles in the critically acclaimed movies The Spectacular Now and Short term 12. In 2014, she appeared in the dark comedy Laggies. The film also starred Chloe Grace Moretz and Keira Knightley.   

The same year, she was cast in the comedy film Men, Women and Children directed by Jason Reitman. Other movies of Dever include All Summers End, We Don't Belong Here, Detriot, Outside In. 

As of 2018, she is busy with movies like Beautiful Boy as Lauren, The Front Runner as Andrea Hart, Them That Follow as Dilly Picket and Booksmart.  

Kaitlyn Dever's Net Worth 

Kaitlyn Dever has amassed a decent amount of money from her career. As per the Celebrity Networth, Dever's net worth is estimated to be around $1 million in early 2019.

Kaitlyn Dever, a 22-year-old actress has been in the spotlight for over five years, however, she has still managed to keep the information regarding her earnings from her performances in the television series and movies secret. She has been a part of some well-acclaimed films and television series which, without a doubt, paid her an impressive amount of money.

She also earns a good sum of money from her work in some advertisements and product endorsements such as Trix, Kellogs, Hallmark, Mattel Sizzle.

Kaitlyn Dever's Personal Life 

Dever lives a low-key life and does not prefer talking much about her private affairs. As of 2019, we can say that Dever is 

Though she has not confirmed dating someone or having a boyfriend, there is news of her link-up with co-star Ansel Elgort. The alleged couple first met on the sets of the movie Men, Women, and children. Their chemistry and bonding caught the eyes of the fans and media. The pair, however, is yet to confirm their relationship. 

As of 2019,  she is residing in Los Angeles, California, U.S. Dever is active on Instagram with 121K+ followers.       

Body Measurements  

  • Height: She stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches (1.6 m) tall. 
  • Weight: As of 2018, she weighs 53 kg (116 lbs). 

Here is the video of Kaitlyn Dever talking about her character and the entire movie Men, Women & Children.