Katy Mixon is an American actress mainly known for her leading performance in sitcom series American Housewife. She has also gained notable attention from audiences by appearing on Mike & Molly from 2010 to 2016.
Born in a big family, Katy Elizabeth Mixon was raised in Pensacola, Florida with six other siblings. Mixon attended Alabama School of Fine Arts and graduated from Pensacola Private School of Liberal Arts. She received Bachelor of Fine Arts from Carnegie Mellon School of Drama.
Katy made her breakthrough with her role in ‘Mike & Molly’
Performing initially at the theater, she landed a role in American Standard, an interactive theater play in 2005.
Katy made her movie debut from The Quiet, but her significant role came in 2008 from the movie Four Christmases.
In 2009 she was cast in Eastbound and Down, a baseball sitcom, as April Buchanon. She finally made a breakthrough with her role in the series Mike & Molly playing Melissa McCarthy’s little sister.
She then went on to get roles in movies Take Shelter, Drive Angry with Nicolas Cage, Minions, and critically acclaimed Hell or High Water.
Katy started playing the lead character Katie Otto on American Housewife, an ABC comedy series, in October 2016. She has received positive reviews for her new role.
A successful career in television and movies has helped Mixon in accumulating a net worth of approx. $2 million.
Katy is pregnant with her first baby
Katy Mixon dated Chef Bobby Deen from 2010 to 2013. The couple started seeing each other in 2009 but made it official only a year later. She was rumored to be pregnant while she was in a relationship with Deen.
Currently, Katy is engaged to Olympian Breaux Greer and this time, she is pregnant in real.