Katie and Kellie grew up with a love of performing. They began taking dance lessons when they were 5 years old and continue to train in several styles including jazz, ballet, hip hop, contemporary and lyrical.
Currently Katie and Kellie live in Los Angeles. Katie and Kellie can currently be seen in Star Trek Into Darkness in a memorable scene with Chris Pine. They also play leads in the upcoming indie film, "Feels So Good," set to release in late 2013. They can also be seen in Disney’s Camp Rock 2 promo “It’s On,” Indie WorkForce film “Frankie and Friends,” “America’s Got Talent,” and Samsung/MTV commercial for the Video Music Awards, and have appeared in over 30 commercials. They continue to take acting and dance lessons and love the adventure.
Their acting careers started with their roles as Sage and Sapphire Sinister in the Disney Channel Original movie, “Return to Halloweentown.” They played the villainous, sidekick sisters to the antagonist Scarlett - all three girls make up the "Sinister Sisters."
Meanwhile they pursued their education as well as the University of Utah. They graduated in May 2009 with their Bachelor of Science degrees in Mass Communication. During college, they continued to act. Kellie played Jocelyn Lee in the Disney Channel Original Movie, “Minutemen” and had a featured cameo in PolarStar pictures “The Jerk Theory” alongside Jenna Dewan (Step Up) and Josh Henderson (Desperate Housewives.) Katie danced with the pre-professional company Odyssey 2 under the direction of Emmy winning choreographer Bonnie Story. She was also selected to be a principal dancer and Cheerleader in Disney’s “High School Musical 3:Senior Year.”
After graduating from college, Katie and Kellie studied at the prestigious London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA)’s Shakespeare Intensive. There they met incredible teachers and fellow students who inspired them greatly. They spent the rest of the summer traveling Europe and seeing different cultures which enabled personal growth and increased their global awareness. Once they were back in the States, Kellie set forth on a national tour as “June Einstein” in “Playhouse Disney Live!” Katie studied and was accepted into law school at Lewis and Clark in Portland, Oregon among other schools. She put enrollment on hold however to pursue acting and dancing in Los Angeles.