Kathleen York

Kathleen York is an Oscar nominated singer-songwriter and an actress. She got nominated for the Academy Award in the category of Best Original song with her song In The Deep for the film Crash.


From her bio, Kathleen York started to act when she was a teen. She had a recurring role when she was Andrea Wyatt in The West Wing, a show of NBC. She was also Dominick Dunne in A season in Purgatory miniseries. She got a critical acclaim when she was Naomi Judd for the NBC miniseries Naomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a Bridge. The film credits are these of I Love You To Death, Cold Feet, Flashback, The Big Day and Nightcrawler and Crash. She had regular role for The Client List, Aaron’s Way, Vengeance Unlimited, in The Dark. She had also recurring role in Outcast, Desperate Housewives, The O.C and Murder One. Her guest star appearance was in Curb Your Enthusiasm, Revenge, House and True Blood.


Like a screenwriter, York was able to develop different television projects for Fox Broadcasting, Fox Television Studios, Warner Brothers and Sony. She is the alumnus for the Showrunners Training Program.

Songwriter and a singer

York did achieve global recognition with the song she had called In The Deep. The composition and writing was collaborated by Michael Becker. It did appear at the album Wicked Little High and it had been written for Crash film. She got nominated for Academy Award of Best Original song. The song was performed live at 78th Academy Awards of 2006.

Other music credits included main theme song for Seven Pounds of Sony pictures and it features the placements in American Idol, So You think You Can Dance, Army Wives, House, Warehouse 13, In Justice, CSI: NY, Nip/Tuck and American Idol. The early release include self-titled the Bird York. She also released the EP named No Fear, which was released in the year 2008.


Kathleen York was born in 1975 and her age is 43 years now. Her height is 5 feet with 8 inches.

Husband, Boyfriend & Dating

Kathleen York is also known under her nickname of Bird York. Even if she is admired and followed by a good number of fans, she likes to keep private information about her personal life. It is not clear if she is married or not and there is no record about her dating. At her age, she is expected to be already married as her agemates or have a long-term boyfriend, but it is not the case.


Kathleen York did not talk about who is her parents or other family members.

Net worth

From her acting career that she started when she was still too young, she had been able to make net worth of 850,000 dollars. However, the net worth continues to increase on yearly basis.

Last Modified: Mar 5, 2020

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