Eloise Mumford is portraying Kate Kavanagh in the Fifty Shades of Grey movies.
Life and career
Mumford graduated from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, where she studied at the Atlantic Theater Company. She understudied Elizabeth Moss in the Broadway production of Speed the Plow. Mumford starred as Lena Landry on the ABC paranormal series The River in 2012 and on Fox Lone Star in 2010, which she was cast in during her first pilot season after graduating college She was the female lead in the Blumhouse Productions Feature Not Safe For Work for Universal Pictures. and was the female lead in the indy Drones alongside Matt O'Leary, directed by Rick Rosenthal. In February 2012, Mumford was cast to play the female lead in an ABC drama pilot titled Reckless. In November that year, she was cast as Anastasia Steele's roommate, Kate Kavanagh in the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey movie.
Fifty Shades of Grey
On November 22, 2013, it was announced that Mumford will be portraying Anastasia Steele's best friend and roommate, Kate Kavanagh, in the film adaptation of EL James's erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey, which is slated for release on February 13, 2015.