Famous with the name Kym Karath, American actress Anthea Kimberly “Kym” Karath is popular for the portrayal of Gretl, a youngest of the Von Trapp Children, in the American musical drama The Sound of Music. She debuted her career at the age of three, she has appeared in the movies Spencer’s Mountain, The Thrill of it All, and Good Neighbor Sam and also made short appearances on television. She worked as a model during her University days.
Kym Karath was born in Los Angeles, California, 1958, August 4 with the zodiac sign, Leo. She is an American and belongs to the white ethnicity.
She spent her early days with her parents, Speros Karathanasis and Aurelia Karathanasis including her sibling, Frances Karath in her birthplace.
Talking about her educational background, she studied at the University of Southern California from where she graduated earning a Humanities degree.
Shortly after, she moved to Paris, where she studied art history and modeling. She shortly did modeling during the time.
Kym Karath is currently single following her divorce from Philippe L’Equilbec. She was married to her ex-husband, Philippe L’Equilbec in 1985, at the age of 26.
She and her previous husband and wife were living their wedding life peacefully and happily for around 2 decades. Despite sharing their lives for a long period, the couple, unfortunately, they separated and divorced in the year 2005.
The duo shares a child together, son, Eric L’Equilbec. As of now, Kym seems to live a single along with her own terms and condition.
The Sound of Music actress Karath has a net worth of $250,000. She has acted in several TV series and films. All of her salary and net worth is collected by her acting career.
Besides that, she is also a model and has worked with different modeling companies. She also receives some more fortunes from commercials, advertisements, and endorsements deals as well.
The average salary of an actress is $50,301 annually including $54,000 commission and on the other hand, a model earns $49,200 per year at average. So, she might be receiving a similar amount from her career.
Kym debuted in the acting with the movie Spencer’s Mountain in 1963. In the same year, she again featured in one more movie The Thrill of It All. Additionally, she appeared in the two more films Good Neighbor Sam (1964) and The Sound of Music (1965).
Besides the big screen, she has also worked on a small screen. She appeared in the TV series like Peyton Place, My Three Sons, Dr. Kildare, Lost in Space, Family Affair, All My Children, The Brady Bunch, The Waltons, Archie Bunker’s Place and many more.