There is no denying that Catherine Missal has steadily been making her mark in the entertainment industry over the years. She is an American actress whose growth in the Hollywood film industry has been hailed as ‘dazzling’. Highly gifted and very proficient in her art, she has been described as one of the fastest rising movie stars in America because even though she is still just a young girl, she has managed to put out an impressive body of work during her career so far. She has also won admiration for her versatility on screen and her purely inventive approach to acting.
As an actress, Catherine Missal is now best known for her portrayal of Adena in Vacation, a 2015 American Adventure/Comedy film. She is also hailed for her performance in Movement and Location, a Drama Sci-fi movie in which she played as Rachel.
Catherine Missal Bio & Age
Catherine Missal was born on the 15th of November, 1999 in New Jersey, USA. She grew up in New Jersey along with her other family members. According to sources, Catherine showed she was very determined and was quite decisive in her actions right from when she was very little.
Details about the high school and college where Catherine Missal had or is having her education has not been revealed. However, it is believed that she did have some form of formal education growing up in New Jersey.
Catherine Missal developed strong interests in acting from a very early age. As early as 3 or 4 years old, she had begun to show signs of interest in acting. She was heavily involved in the drama activities in her elementary school as well as her high school. During this time, she often stood out as one child who was destined to do well as an actress later in life. Her involvement with acting during her elementary and high school helped her with the necessary experiences she needed to succeed in Hollywood. She also learned dance during that period.
Catherine Missal was born to act and this is evident in how early in life she began to show off her skills for the world to see. The actress was just five years old when she began to feature in plays staged at her local community theatre. She wowed the audience consistently and caught the attention of some industry watchers.
She finally made her TV debut in 2009 when she was just 10 years old when she was cast as Sophie in Shopping, a short film. In 2011, Catherine appeared in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, a TV series in which she portrayed Emily Culphers. She played the role from 2011 till 2012 and got some praise for her performance.
In 2013, Catherine portrayed Lily in Vijay and I, a comedy film; and then appeared as Rachel in Movement and Location, a science fiction movie set in modern-day Brooklyn. The movie was well-received and won different awards, launching Catherine into more fame.
When Catherine Missal was just 16 years old in 2015, she scored the role of Adena in Vacation, an Adventure Comedy movie. Vacation became popular in the US and was even nominated for an MTV Movie Awards, grossing $104.9 million at the box office. Catherine was praised for her stunning performance in the movie.
After her work on Vacation, Catherine Missal continued her Hollywood journey in 2016 by appearing as Tiffany in Natural Selection, a drama film. The next year, she was cast as Young Amy in Doubt, an American television drama. In 2018, she went on to star as Tara Rayburn in The Blacklist, an American thriller series.
Apparently, Catherine Missal has made quite a lot of money from her career as an actress. She is reported to be worth about $700,000 at the moment. This figure is surely bound to change over time as she keeps making appearances in more TV series and feature films.
Catherine Missal’s Family: Parents and Siblings
The identity of Catherine Missal’s mother has remained vague over the years, but her father has been identified as Steve Missal. However, we know that she has two siblings; an older sister named Kelley and a brother called Steve.
The interesting thing about the family is that Catherine’s sister, Kelley is also an actress who has starred in projects like One Life to Live and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Catherine Missal appears to have a close relationship with her siblings.