Katharine McPhee

Katharine McPhee Foster is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. McPhee rose to fame in 2006 as the American Idol runner-up on season 5. Her debut self-titled album was released in 2007 and reached number two on the Billboard 200 chart. McPhee is also well-known as an actress for her roles on NBC's Smash and the CBS drama Scorpion. Additionally, McPhee appeared on Country Comfort on Netflix for one season. Her film credits include House Bunny, You May Not Kiss the Bride and Peace, Love & Misunderstanding. In 2018, McPhee made her Broadway debut as the lead in Waitress.
Katharine McPhee
Full Name
Katharine Hope McPhee Foster
Los Angeles, CA
Notable Projects
American Idol


Who is Katharine McPhee married to?

Katharine McPhee married Canadian musician David Foster in 2019. They have one son together, Rennie David Foster, who was born in 2021.

Who beat Katharine McPhee on 'American Idol'?

Katharine McPhee was the runner-up on season 5 of 'American Idol.' She was beat out by Taylor Hicks.

What songs does Katharine McPhee sing?

Katharine McPhee's most popular songs include "Over It", "Somewhere Over the Rainbow/My Destiny" and "Had It All" .

Most Recent

Katharine McPhee and Husband David Foster Enjoy Scenic Easter Outing with Son Rennie
"The joy outweighs the struggle," Katharine McPhee previously told PEOPLE about raising son Rennie with husband David Foster
Katharine McPhee and David Foster Say They're 'Having the Best Time' Raising 1-Year-Old Son Rennie
Katharine McPhee and David Foster welcomed their first child in February 2021
Katharine McPhee Lists 1930s Hollywood Hills Home for Nearly $2.7 Million – See Inside!
Katharine McPhee’s four-bedroom, four-bathroom, turnkey home just hit the market
Katharine McPhee Shares Photos from Son's Party, Calls Motherhood the 'Greatest Fricken Thing'
Katharine McPhee and David Foster's son Rennie David turned 1 on Tuesday
Katharine McPhee Says Body Image Issues 'Played with My Mind a Little Bit' amid Pregnancy
Katharine McPhee spoke about body image issues while appearing on Katherine Schwarzenegger Pratt's Instagram Live series Before, During and After

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David Foster, 72, Opens Up About Being Dad Again Later in Life: 'I Have More Time'
David Foster and wife Katharine McPhee share 11-month-old son Rennie David
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Katharine McPhee's adopted chihuahua, Wilma, has died, the Country Comfort star shared
Katharine McPhee 'Felt Zero Pressure' to Lose Weight After Pregnancy: I'm 'So at Peace with My Body'

The actress initially "struggled a little bit" as her body grew with son Rennie, but those concerns disappeared after she gave birth