Kaitlyn Dever

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Kaitlyn Dever
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Dever at the 2019 South by Southwest
Kaitlyn Rochelle Dever

(1996-12-21) December 21, 1996 (age 26)
Years active2009–present

Kaitlyn Dever (born December 21, 1996) is an American actress. She acted in the television crime drama series Justified[1] and the ABC/Fox show Last Man Standing.[2] She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress-Miniseries for her role in Unbelievable (2019).

Movies in which Dever had supporting parts include Beautiful Boy (2018), Detroit (2017) and Bad Teacher (2011).

Dever was born in Phoenix, Arizona.

Awards and nominations[change | change source]

Year Award Category Work Result Ref.
2011 Young Artist Award Best Performance in a Television Series – Guest Starring Young Actress Private Practice Nominated [3]
2012 Young Artist Award Best Performance in a Feature Film – Supporting Young Actress Bad Teacher Nominated
Best Performance in a Television Series – Supporting Young Actress Last Man Standing Nominated
Best Performance in a Television Series – Recurring Young Actress Justified Nominated
2013 Phoenix Film Critics Society Award Best Youth Performance in a Leading or Supporting Role – Female Short Term 12 Nominated [4]
2017 Behind the Voice Actors Award Best Vocal Ensemble in a Video Game Uncharted 4: A Thief's End Nominated [5]
2019 Newport Beach Film Festival Award Ensemble Cast Them That Follow Won [6]
Detroit Film Critics Society Award Best Breakthrough Performance Booksmart & Them That Follow Nominated [7]
CinemaCon Award Female Stars of Tomorrow (shared with Beanie Feldstein) Booksmart Won [8]
2020 Hollywood Critics Association Award Best Performance by an Actress 23 and Under Won [9]
Next Generation of Hollywood Won
Dorian Award Rising Star of the Year Herself Nominated [10]
Golden Globe Award Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film Unbelievable Nominated
Critics' Choice Television Award Best Actress in a Movie/Miniseries Nominated
British Academy Film Award Rising Star Award Herself Nominated
TCA Award Individual Achievement in Drama Unbelievable Nominated

References[change | change source]

  1. "A Booming Career at Just 17". Philadelphia Inquirer. Retrieved January 10, 2021.
  2. "Last Man Standing". ABCMedianet.com. Archived from the original on November 9, 2013. Retrieved January 10, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)
  3. "32nd Annual Young Artist Awards". YoungArtistAwards.org. Archived from the original on 2013-08-08. Retrieved July 13, 2020.
  4. "Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards (PFCS)". Phoenix Film Critics Society. Archived from the original on December 21, 2018. Retrieved July 13, 2020.
  5. "BTVA Voice Acting Awards 2016 - Video Games". Retrieved July 13, 2020.
  6. "2019 NBFF Awards – Newport Beach Film Festival". Retrieved July 13, 2020.
  7. Marini, Miriam (December 9, 2019). "Detroit Film Critics Society announces 2019 winners". WDIV-TV. Retrieved July 13, 2020.
  8. "KAITLYN DEVER & BEANIE FELDSTEIN TO RECEIVE "CINEMACON® FEMALE STARS OF TOMORROW AWARD"". National Association of Theatre Owners. Retrieved July 13, 2020.
  9. "'1917' Wins Best Picture at 3rd Annual Hollywood Critics Association Awards". Variety. January 9, 2020. Retrieved July 13, 2020.
  10. Nordyke, Kimberly (January 8, 2020). "'Parasite' Tops Dorian Awards With 5 Wins". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 13, 2020.