Kate Conway is a writer/actress/producer/pizza enthusiast who resides in Toronto, Canada. She is a graduate of the Theatre Studies program at Sheridan College and The University of Toronto, with an Honours Bachelor Degree. Her stage credits include Bonjour, Lá, Bonjour, A New Life, and Caught in the Net to name a few. Her stage presence is not limited to drama, having done stand-up and sketch comedy with UTM’s ArtsFest and Yuk Yuk’s Open Mike and is a recent graduate of the Second City Conservatory program. You may know her best from her leading role in the Canadian Screen Award Nominated Dramatic Webseries Out With Dad. However, she also writes and stars in her own comedic sketch webseries #kateconwayisajerk.
In February 2011, Kate was nominated for “Breakthrough Performance” in the 2nd Annual Indie Soap Awards; and in March 2011 she won “Outstanding Lead Actress in Drama Series” in the 2011 LAweb Festival. Kate was honoured with the Best Actress (Drama) award at the 3rd Annual Indie Soap Awards in 2012, and again at the 5th Annual in 2014, now known as the Indie Series Awards. Kate was recently nominated for Best Actress in a Drama by the prestigious Streamy Awards for her work in OWD. As well, she was nominated for Best Actress in a Webseries at the 2015 NYC Webfest for her work in #kateconwayisajerk.