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BODENHAMER

/BOH-den-HAM-er/


noun:  contrary to popular suggestions, it's not the cousin of Thor.  
Not a heavy metal band.  Not a Viking, or the name of a new beer.  
It's merely a human being... who pretends to be all of the above,
and will someday name a beer after herself.
 

Actress / Writer - Los Angeles, CA via Hershey, NE

Katy Bodenhamer

 

is an actress and writer who grew up with her father as her boss on a farm for the first 18 years of her life.  So, yea, she can take direction ... from anyone ... under any circumstance.  She has lived in Nebraska, Rhode Island, San Francisco, Dubai, Miami, and now Los Angeles, developing her acting, writing, art, and a little stand-up along the way.  

  • Known for the SMIRNOFF ICE Campaign "Straight Primpin"' directed by Jon Jon Augustavo (Macklemore's THRIFT SHOP), the feature film I AM ALONE starring Gareth David-Lloyd (Awarded "BEST CAST" at the Kapow Intergalactic Film Festival & RIP Nomination for "BEST ENSEMBLE"), Co-Star roles on SWITCHED AT BIRTH (Lea Thompson) and on THE CRAZY ONES (Robin Williams) while showcasing her basketball and softball skills, the short film ADAM & MIRIAM (OFFICIAL 2016 CANNES FILM FESTIVAL) and for chewing tobacco with Jerry Springer on national television while he referred to her as a "Gorgeous B.A."  Back at ya, Jerry.
  • Has acted in over 85 films, shows, and campaigns since moving to Los Angeles
  • Stage actress since kindergarten
  • Invitation to National Irene Ryan Acting Competition for her role in LEND ME A TENOR
  • Was humbled and honored to address her fellow graduates as the "entertainment" /
    Commencement Speaker for both her high school and collegiate graduations
  • Accidentally extended her first stand-up set from 7 min to 15 min without any audience complaints
 

REELS & CLIPS

See her Comedy & Drama reels below.  For clips of all her work, select "ALL CLIPS."

So grounded and authentic.
— Krysti Baxter, Casting Director
I love this gal, she is so funny, I am going to call her in for
all of my jobs.
— Laurie Records, Casting Director
Big city talent with
small town character.
— Seth M., Small Towner
A Gorgeous Bad A$$.
— Jerry Springer, TV Host