Who is Kate’s sister? Comedian Emily Lynne Berthold’s Biography

Comedian Kate McKinnon is one of several incredibly brilliant Saturday Night Live cast members. Since joining the comedy series in 2012, she has performed some funny impressions of prominent personalities like Hillary Clinton, Justin Bieber, and Martha Stewart.

It seems that humor is a family trait. Kate’s younger sister also works in the field. If you haven’t already, you should start keeping an eye out for her. Here is what we know about Kate’s sister, Emily Lynne Berthold. Kate McKinnon’s sister Emily Lynne Berthold is an actor, writer, and comedian. Kate’s sister, Emily Lynne Berthold, is deserving (Kate originally went by Berthold, but as her career took off, she changed her to “McKinnon”).

According to IMDb, Emily is an actress and writer best known for her roles in Friends from College (2017), Our Cartoon President (2018), and The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show (2020). She was raised in Sea Cliff, New York, where she was born.

According to IMDb, Emily is an actress and writer best known for her roles in Friends from College (2017), The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show (2020), and Our Cartoon President (2018).

She has a similar flair to Kate and performs stand-up comedy as well. In the comments section of a YouTube video showing Emily’s action, one person said, “When she started talking, I honestly believed it was Kate.” Although Emily has never appeared on Saturday Night Live, she has always been a comedy dream team with Kate. In Notary Publix, a six-episode online series for Comedy Central released in 2015, they appeared as two actresses in a show-within-a-show about sister notaries.

They got back together in 2021 to play sisters in a lighthearted Verizon commercial.

The sister’s shared passion for humor started early in life. In a joint interview with Refinery 29, they disclosed that they used to make up characters and act out mock skits at home.

Kate's sister Emily Lynne Berthold
Kate’s sister Emily Lynne Berthold(Source: Yahoo News)

There were many videos produced, Emily said. Kate remarked, “There was a lot of sketch humor in the family,” adding that their parents were fans of Saturday Night Live. Our mother and father are both fascinating, I must say. She continued, “They also always encouraged us to view things humorously.”

In her acceptance speech, Kate delivered a heartfelt shout-out to her family when she won an Emmy in 2017 for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Thank you to my lovely and hilarious mother and sister, as well as to my father, who passed away but made me start watching Saturday Night Live when I was 12 years old. I miss you pop, she added. When Kate was 18 years old, her father, Michael Thomas Berthold, passed away from brain cancer.

For three years, Kate McKinnon kept her sister’s sexual orientation a secret

In an interview with Columbia College, where she received her degree in 2006, Katie revealed that she had been gay since her freshman year of high school. But at the time, nobody from her school was present.

She told her parents in private when she was 15 years old. She held off telling her sister and her classmates for three years. I didn’t want anybody bothering her, she said. Naturally, Emily has no problem with Kate’s sexiness. Even though she is not gay, Emily adopted this as her cause,┬áKate said.