Kay Panabaker Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Oluniyi Akande
Feb 07, 2024 By Oluniyi Akande
Originally Published on Jun 12, 2022
Edited by Shadiya Ahammad
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Know more about her career, birthday and net worth of the 'Fame' and 'Summerland' actress Kay Panabaker.
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About Kay Panabaker

Hailing from Orange city in Texas, Kay Panabaker is a popular actress, and better known as the younger sibling of actress Danielle Panabaker.

Beginning her career by performing at various community theatres, Kay Panabaker travelled to the theatres of Chicago, Philadelphia, Illinois, Atlanta, and Pennsylvania for her acting performances as an amateur. Her first television appearance was in the year 2002 in the series '7th Heaven', where she got to play the role of Alice Brand.

Her first-ever film appearance was in the Disney Pixar animated film 'Monster, Inc' in 2001.

Kay eventually rose to fame and began getting various roles in both films and television series. Her recurring role as Carrie Bauer in the series 'The Brothers Garcia' in the year 2003 earned her more fame and praise.

Her most popular and successful appearances in television include in the series 'Summerland' (2004-2005), where she played the main role of Nikki Westerly, the role of Debbie Berwick in 'Phil Of The Future' (2004-2005), Amber in 'The Suite Life Of Jack And Cody' (2007), Emma Anderson in 'Grey's Anatomy' (2008), Samantha Caldone in 'Cyberbully' (2011), and many others to count.

Kay Panabaker Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Kay Panabaker’s net worth?

The former actress Kay Panabaker as of 2022, has a net worth of $300,000. Kay's net worth now relies on her career as a Zoologist, and she is associated with 'Disney's Animal Kingdom' and works as a Zookeeper there.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Kay Panabaker?

Former child actress Kay Panabaker is about 5 ft (152 cm) tall.

How old is Kay Panabaker?

As of 2022, Kay Panabaker is 32 years old. She was born on May 2 in the year 1990. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Childhood And Education

Born in the city of Orange in Texas, Kay Panabaker was born to parents Donna and Harold Panabaker. A lot of Kay's popularity comes from her sister Danielle Panabaker, who is a popular American actress and has appeared in many series and films. Danielle Panabaker is mostly recognized for having appeared in many Disney films.

Considering her educational background, Kay was a bright student and had completed her bachelor's degree before even she turned 18. Kay had gone to Crone Middle School at Naperville in Illinois and studied till sixth grade, and later moved to the city of Los Angeles for further studies.

At the age of 13, Kay graduated from high school as a valedictorian and further got enrolled in Glendale Community College where she received two scholarships and completed her associate's degree in acting at the age of 15.

Kay Panabaker further attended the prestigious University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where she acquired a degree in Bachelor of Arts in history.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Kay Panabaker's Partner?

Kay Panabaker is married to her long-time boyfriend Hayes Robbins. Kay got engaged to Hayes in the year 2016, and the couple tied the knot in 2017 on June 24.

Some resources say that Kay gave birth to her first child in 2020 but she has not revealed the gender and name of her baby yet.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Kay Panabaker is best known as the younger sister of Hollywood actress Danielle Panabaker and is mostly remembered as a child artist, having appeared in movies such as 'Little Birds' (2011), 'Fame' (2009), and television shows such as 'Summerland' (2004-2005), '7th Heaven' (2002), and 'Ghost Whisperer' (2007).

Kay is mostly praised for her roles in the films 'Nancy Drew' (2007) where she played George Fayne, Jenny Garrison in 'Fame', Allison in 'Little Birds', and a few more.

In television, Kay is popular for her roles as Kelly in 'The Jamie Kennedy Experiment' (2002), Alice Brand in '7th Heaven', the girl Mesektet in 'Angel' (2002-2003), Nikki Westerly in 'Summerland', Debbie Berwick in 'Phil of the Future' (2004-2005), Marlo Sinclair in 'Ghost Whisperer', Emma Anderson in 'Grey's Anatomy' (2008) and many more.

She has worked in the film 'Beverley Hills Chihuahua 3: Viva la Fiesta!' (2012) as Rosa.

Charity Work

Kay Panabaker is a philanthropist and is involved with many charity foundations including Susan G Komen For the Cure, Starlight Children's Foundation, and also Young Storyteller's Foundation.

What awards has Kay Panabaker won?

Throughout her career as an actress, Kay has won many nominations and awards including Young Artist Awards in 2008 for 'Summerland', the Rising Star Award at Temecula Valley International Film Festival in 2007, Copper Wing Award in 2011 at Phoenix Film Festival, and Festival Prize under the category of Outstanding Actor/Actress in a Motion Picture in 2007, for her performance in 'Moondance Alexander'.

Kay Panabaker’s Hobbies And Interests

Kay is a zoologist and loves animals. She also loves traveling, cooking, Indian music, billiards, and much more.

Other Interesting Kay Panabaker Facts And Trivia

  • She was the Garbage Monster in the animated film 'Monsters, Inc' (2001).
  • She is the daughter of Harold Panabaker and Donna Panabaker and the younger sister of Danielle Panabaker.
  • Kay was cast in her sister's film 'Read It And Weep'(2007), a Disney Channel original movie.
  • Kay was born and raised in Orange city of Texas. Her Instagram account has around 47,100 followers. She is also quite popular on Facebook.

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