Kaitlyn Jenkins Celebrity Watchlist
- Began dance training at age 3; mother is a professional ballet dancer.
- Wanted to pursue acting since childhood; asked her mom when she was five: "When can I please be on TV?"
- Enrolled in acting classes at age 13.
- Dreamed of becoming a professional ballet dancer; trained with the American Ballet Theater; Boston Ballet; Kaatsbaan International Dance Center; the Jillana School, and Anaheim Ballet.
- Began actively pursuing acting after an injury prevented her from attending a dance school in Boston.
- First professional acting job was appearing in a Nintendo Wii commercial for the game Zoo Hospital.
- Appeared in several short films before being cast as Boo Jordan on Bunheads in 2012.
- Specializes in ballet, pointe and contemporary dance; has performed in full-length ballets, including The Nutcracker; A Midsummer Night's Dream; and Alice in Wonderland.
- Kathleen Hall Jenkins — Mother
- Dan Jenkins — Father
- Attended Fullerton College, Fullerton, CA
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