As a well-known American singer-songwriter and actress, interest always remains high in Katharine McPhee, and now Katharine McPhee son is also getting the spotlight. Find more about him in the article.
Born on March 25, 1984, Katharine McPhee is a famous singer and actress taking on roles in movies like The House Bunny and Shark Night 3D.
Most notably, she played Karen Cartwright, one of the leading roles in the musical drama Smash, and starred as Paige Dineen on CBS’ action fiction series Scorpion from 2014 to 2018.
But acting was not what made her famous. It was her songs that gained her worldwide fame, which started in May 2006 when she became the runner-up for American Idol’s fifth season.
Then just around six months later, on January 30, 2007, Katharine released her first debut album on RCA Records, which became an instant hit debuting at No. 2 on the Billboard 200.
The song “Over It” from the debut album became certified gold in 2008, reaching Billboard Top 30 hit. After that, she released three more albums, all successful in their own right.
As such, many have become curious about Katharine McPhee’s family, especially Katharine McPhee son.
Who Is Rennie David Foster, Katharine McPhee Son? Age And Wikipedia
Katharine McPhee son, Rennie David Foster, was born on February 22, 2021, and is the only biological son of Katharine McPhee and her husband, David Foster. So, as of now, he is two years of age.
Moving on, the story behind Katharine McPhee son receiving the name ‘Rennie’ is also quite interesting.
When Katharine was in labor, they still hadn’t decided on a name to give their child. So, when David was in a text with his sisters, one of them suggested an old family name, his great-grandfather’s name, as well as his great-uncle’s name.
Since it also had a long history in the family, David just greeted the child with “Hi, Ren Foster,” and that’s how Katharine McPhee son got his name, Rennie.
Moving on to his family, Katharine McPhee son, Reebie, has five half-siblings, all of which are his step-sisters.
The eldest is Allison Jones, aged 53, who was actually adopted by another family. But she eventually reconnected with David Foster after becoming an adult. She now has two children and lives in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Next on is Amy S. Foster, aged 50, who is also a pretty famous songwriter and author. She is married to Matthew Freeman and has a son named Vaughn.
The third half-sister is Sara Foster, aged 42, an American actress. She is married to former tennis professional Tommy Haas and has two daughters, Valentina and Josephine.
Erin Foster, aged 40, is Rennie’s fourth sister, a writer and entrepreneur. She married Simon Tikhman in Nashville, Tennessee, while her stepmother Katharine McPhee performed at their wedding ceremony.
Lastly, Katharine McPhee son, Reenie’s fifth step-sister, is Jordan Foster, aged 36, a celebrity wardrobe stylist and the style director of the clothing line Favorite Daughter. She married Tom Woodger in 2013 and shares two kids, a daughter, and a son.
Rennie David Foster Nanny, Yadira Calito, And Katharine McPhee Bonding
Katharine McPhee was supposed to attend the Asia Tour with her husband, David Foster, for which they got Rennie a new nanny, Yadira Calito, whom they trusted their child with.
However, recently, Rennie David Foster’s nanny, 55-year-old Yadira Calito, unfortunately, passed away on August 15 after a tragic accident.
According to Los Angeles Police Department’s statement, an elderly 84-year-old woman drove a car into the customer reception area at a Toyota dealership and pinned Yadira Calito under the car.
Yadira Calito was dragged for 20 feet by the car, after which she was immediately rushed to the hospital in critical condition.
It was later revealed that the older woman pressed the gas instead of the brakes, injuring two employees in the process. As of now, she hasn’t been arrested for the accident.
As for the death, Katharine McPhee shared her condolences as she reportedly considered Yadira as her family and rushed back home from the tour to address the tragedy.