Kathrine Herzer
Alison McCord in MADAM SECRETARY

Hometown: Los Angeles, California

Birthday: January 17

July 2018

Kathrine Herzer has been working as an actress since the age of 6. Her feature film experience includes working with Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt in “Mr. & Mrs. Smith,” with Amanda Peet and Ashton Kutcher in “A Lot Like Love,” with director Jason Reitman in “Men, Women & Children,” and alongside Jessica Alba and Samuel L. Jackson in the action-adventure comedy “Barely Lethal.”

Herzer works as a volunteer counseling teens through the program “Teen Line,” which helps at-risk teens in Los Angeles. Additionally, she interned for former Vice President Al Gore in Washington, D.C. for his climate reality project, a topic that she remains passionate about.

She graduated high school in 2015 and currently attends New York University, concentrating in business, psychology and film. Herzer is an active member of the Creative Coalition and has lobbied with them on Capitol Hill to prevent NEA funding from being cut. Also, she has been involved with the Climate Reality Project since the age of 15.

When not filming MADAM SECRETARY, Herzer resides in Los Angeles with her mother and two older siblings. Her birthday is Jan. 17. Follow her on Twitter @KathrineHerzer and Instagram @kathrine_herzer.