ABOUT

Katie Peabody is an Actor and Producer from Seattle living in Los Angeles.  She is passionate about telling stories she believes in and can be found acting and producing towards that goal.

Katie attended the University of Southern California and graduated from the School of Dramatic Arts with a Bachelor’s Degree in Acting.  At USC, Katie was awarded the school’s two largest acting awards. She was the female recipient of the James and Nancy Doolittle Award for Best Cumulative Theatrical Work, a faculty awarded scholarship given to the acting student whose work over her four years at USC shows the greatest artistic accomplishment. Katie was awarded the Ruth and Albert McKinlay Award for the faculty selected Outstanding Performer of the Year. Katie performed in many main-stage productions at USC, while studying acting for the stage, acting for the camera, producing, directing, and more. 

After graduating, Katie lives and works in Los Angeles.  She works for Eleven Arts Studios as their Creative Producer and has Associate Produced films such as Prisoners of the Ghostland (Sundance 2021) and Gift of Fire (NHK Japan)  as well as shows for ABC and SONY. She acts regularly and has appeared in the feature films, Lear’s Shadow, Eminence Hill, Straight On Till Morning, Krampus: Origins, the album videos, Blue Room, Dizzy and Evermore, the short films, Watermark, Anniversary, See You Later, The Lake, Natural Disasters, Clean & Serene, and others.  For Katie's performance in Watermark, she was awarded Best Actress by the Borrego Springs Film Festival and the Alternative Film Festival, and was nominated for Best Actress in a Feature/Featurette at the Souther States Indie Fan Film Festival, Best Actress from the Rendezvous Film Festival and Best Actor from the Swindon Independent Film Festival. Katie performs regularly with E3W Productions and the California Shakespeare Company.  She has been seen in live performances including: Creep LA: AWAKE, In Another Room (Los Angeles run and Overlook Film Festival run), Delusion: Reaper's Remorse, The Game (Overlook Film Festival, 2019), Lear's Shadow, A Piece of My Heart, Shakespeare’s Sonnets, and Rose Queen.

 

Stories are how we understand our history, our selves and our future.

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James and Nancy Doolittle Award for

Best Cumulative Theatrical Work

This award from University of Southern California is a faculty awarded scholarship given to the acting student whose work over her four years at USC shows the greatest artistic accomplishment.

Ruth and Albert McKinlay Award for Best Performance

This award from University of Southern California recognizes the  faculty selected Outstanding Performer of the Year.