Meet Katerina Graham, she’s an actress, singer and also a model. Katerina is one of the spokesmodels for the Coca-Cola drink Fanta.
Graham was born in Geneva, Switzerland, she stepped into the entertainment industry at the ripe age of six. From then until she was 14, she could be found in commercials such as Barbie, K-Mart, Pop-Tarts, Old Navy, and Edison, and television shows such as Like Family, Grounded for Life, and Lizzie McGuire. Her first big break came when she replaced a young Christina Milian as the host of the Disney channel’s popular series “Movie Surfers”.
At the age of 15, Graham was chosen by renowned choreographer Fatima to perform at the BET Awards as a background dancer for Bow-Wow. That experience led to other stints as a background dancer for Missy Elliott, Pharell and choreographers Hi Hat and Michael Rooney.
Katerina recently finished a world tour with The Black Eyed Peas; her melodic voice is featured on two songs on Will.I.Am ‘s latest solo release “Songs About Girls” (“I Got It From My Mama” and “The Donque Song” feat. Snoop Dogg) and she recently wrapped the film “17 Again” which stars Zac Efron and Matthew Perry.
Her next projects are the 2008 Hallmark Christmas film “Our First Christmas“, the modern day Breakfast Club remake “Bleachers“, and is starring as Kel Mitchell’s love interest Chaka Lovebell in the film “Chicago Pulaski Jones“. The movie will be the directorial debut for comedian Cedric the Entertainer. She can now add dance movie star to her belt as she has been cast as a lead in the new Chris Stokes dance film “Boogie Town.” The movie is slated for release in 2009.
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