Stephanie Katherine Grant was born on 17 August 2000, in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA, and is an actress, best known for her work since 2014 on the television sitcom entitled “The Goldbergs”, in which she portrays Emmy Mirsky. She’s also worked on other popular programs during her career.
The Wealth of Stephanie Katherine Grant
Stephanie Katherine Grant’s net worth is estimated at close to $1 million, earned since her professional acting debut at the age of nine years, in 2009.
She’s mostly worked on television projects, though has also done a bit of stage work.
Early Life and Career Beginnings
Stephanie Katherine’s parents were individuals focused on medical science, as her mother works as a dentist with a speciality in surgery, while her father works as a specialized oral surgeon. She developed an interest in singing at a young age, and was encouraged by a vocal coach to try and pursue a career in the entertainment industry.
This prompted her family to move to Los Angeles, where she chose to pursue acting more than music. After working on an independent short film, she got her first major project as a guest in the CBS series “Criminal Minds”, a police procedural show which aired on CBS. It follows the story of a group of profilers working for the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit (BAU), which focuses more on profiling to investigate crimes rather than traditional investigative methods. Aside from the characters’ professional endeavors, the storyline also involves their personal lives and struggles.
The show has received a lot of critical acclaim during its run, and is a ratings hit for CBS, becoming one of its most-watched shows.
Rise to Fame
Grant continued to take acting projects over the next few years, and in 2013 worked on the film “Max Rose” which starred Jerry Lewis, which gained a bit of attention during that year’s Cannes Film Festival. She was also cast in lead roles in “Independents”, and “Wonder Girls” which was a German feature film. She also made an appearance in “And The Snow Lay Around”.
Stephanie then made a guest appearance in the Nickelodeon show “Deadtime Stories”, which is based on the book series of the same name written by Annette Cascone. She also worked on several television pilots, including “Save Me” alongside Anne Heche, and “Spy” which starred Rob Cordry. Aside from her work on television, she did stage productions, including “Coney Island Christmas” produced by Geffen Playhouse, and based on the popular entertainment area located in Brooklyn, New York City.
Her performance in the production earned her rave reviews, with some comparing her to the actress Meryl Streep. She has also appeared in a commercial promoting the Amazon Kindle, a device that helps users purchase and read digital versions of print media, includng e-books, magazines, newspapers, and more.
The Goldbergs and Recent Projects
In 2015, Stephanie Katherine was cast in a recurring role in the comedy series “The Goldbergs”.
The show is set during the 1980s, following the life of the Goldberg family, and based on the creator Adam F. Goldberg’s life. The show has been running for over seven seasons and she has appeared in around 10 episodes so far. The show has received mixed reviews, which have got better as the seasons progressed.
Aside from acting, she has also done some writing and directing. One of her last projects was entitled “Dominion”, which aired at several film festivals including the Short Corner of the Cannes Film Festival, and the Citizen Jane Film Festival.
She also worked on the documentary entitled “Ekota”, which told the story of a nun living in India, who saves orphans from becoming victims of human trafficking. A few of her latest projects are commercials, for both J. Lindeberg and Brandy Melville. She is also working on another short film he wrote and directed entitled “Kepley”, which is in pre-production phase.
Not much is known in terms of Grant’s romantic relationships.
It is generally believed that she is single, as she is still young, and busy with her numerous acting projects. She speaks Kirwandan, French, and Greek fluently. She is an avid fan of music, and won a state singing competition during her youth. She also plays the cello, and has won an award for that too. During her free time, she loves reading, which has helped in developing her writing skills – she is a big fan of British literature. She also owns a horse, and during her free time enjoys riding through the open areas of Tennessee. Another skill and hobby she developed over the years is ballet.