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LALA Land

Since the beginning of 2018, Kat has been spent some time in LA auditioning intensely for pilot season as well as for current shows, feature films…all of it! Spending some decent time here, has allowed her to make some fantastic impressions with casting directors, creatives, and fellow peers alike. Her growth here as an actor […]

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CHASING COMETS

Kat stars in the Australian feature as “Dee” – the reverends (George Houvardas) daughter, who helps our leading man Chase (Dan Ewing) see the light. An all star Australian cast with Isabel Lucas, Justin Melvey, Rhys Muldoon, Peter Phelps, Stan Walker with acting debuts from Beau Ryan (The Footy Show), DJ Havana Brown and Jo […]

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FAME! The Musical

Through Birdie Productions playing at the Bryan Brown Theatre, Kat played the lead role of Carmen Diaz in the iconic musical of FAME! in August 2017. For a strictly limited season, this 42 strong cast, band, crew and production team played to pack houses in Greater Sydney, with audiences loving the high energy show with great […]

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The Habibs arrive at the 2017 TVWeek Logie Awards!

2017 was an exciting year for HERE COME THE HABIBS. Season 2 due to launch after the TVWeek Logie Awards, there was much anticipation. Creators/actors Rob Shehadie (Jahesh), Tahir Bilgic (Mustafa), with Sam Alhaje (Toufic) and Kat Hoyos (Layla Habib) made their way to Melbourne, Australia to represent all things Habibs!   RED CARPET TWICE? […]

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Kat gets to play…

     Besides the show, Kat was able to enjoy other experiences such as being on A Current Affair (for the right reasons), playing Layla Habib being interviewed by Leila McKinnon.       Kat was also able to be a part of the light entertainment series 20-1, playing herself, with commentary on particular moments […]

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Kat appears on 2DayFm – Rove & Sam

Kat Hoyos spends some 1 on 1 (or two more like it!) with 2DAY FM’s Rove and Sam for breakfast in Sydney, Australia. Spoke on the controversy surrounding the show, as well as the joys of baklava… Listen in! https://omny.fm/shows/rove-and-sam-2dayfm/kat-hoyos-here-come-the-habibs-6-41-am-rove-sam#description  

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The Habibs arrive to the 2016 TV WEEK LOGIE AWARDS!

       The Habibs were invited to the 2016 TV WEEK Logie Awards and were very excited to attend! At the end of 2016, the TV WEEK Logie Awards nominations for 2017 were announced. Here Come the Habibs was nominated for BEST NEW DRAMA. Kat nominated for BEST NEW TALENT. The show also have nominations in […]

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On the social scene…

Channel 9 launched their 2017 Upfront And Personal Content Showcase with a bang featuring their talent, discussing new concepts of TV using technology. New shows, more series of known shows, sport and much more. Kat was excited to attend the launch at The Star with other celebrities including the Here Come The Habibs cast. Pictured are: […]

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XANADU THE MUSICAL – HAYES THEATRE

https://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/musicals/tonynominated-musical-xanadu-at-the-hayes-theatre-in-potts-point-20160510-goqg3h.html Kat landed the role of Erato – Muse of Lyrics and Erotica in the musical Xanadu, at The Hayes Theatre, Sydney, Australia. May 12- June 12. It is directed and choreographed by Nathan M. Wright, with Musical Direction by Andrew Bevis and produced by Matthew Management. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSMzaa5bB90 – Watch the Media Call here! Xanadu The […]

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HERE COME THE HABIBS

Channel 9 launched into 2016 with this comedy hit! With two seasons under their belt, Australia has definitely enjoyed Here Come The Habibs! Kat makes an appearance on THE TODAY SHOW and TODAY EXTRA for Here Come the Habibs Kat plays one of the lead roles, Layla Habib. Launching with over 1.25 million viewers Australia wide […]

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BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL

Kat toured with show “Bring it On The Musical” to Sydney and to the Gold Coast, playing the lead Danielle. Danielle is the tough, sassy leader of the Jackson Crew who get introduced into cheerleading by ex Truman Cheergirl, Campbell. Based on the first Bring it On film, Lin Manuel Miranda of Tony Award winning […]

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SKETCHSHE

Motif Productions (Kat Hoyos and Sophie Gospodarczyk) again collaborated forces with the all female youtube hit sensation “SketchShe”. http://www.sketchshe.com Part of the kickstarter crowd campaign, SketchShe composed “Traffic Jam” and Motif choreographed. Here is the video!  

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Kat Choreographs for the Star Casino VIP Event

As part of the Sovereign Rooms 7th Birthday celebration at the Star Casino, Kat in conjunction with Motif Dance Productions choreographed, and creatively directed the entertainment section for the evening. This was a huge undertaking and went on to be a highlight for the evening. With over 700 guests with performers such as Anthony Callea, […]

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Virada

Kat worked behind the scenes, this time assistant director with Hilton Denis (SYTYCD) on his original creation of a new show called “Virada”. Made its premiere in Sydney and landed into Adelaide Fringe, with glowing reviews. Heres a couple! http://aussietheatre.com.au/reviews/adelaide-fringe-virada-tap-acrobatics-percussion http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/entertainment/adelaide-fringe/adelaide-fringe-review-2015-virada-tap-acrobatics-percussion/story-fninu09e-1227239708860  

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Hairspray the Broadway Musical – 2010/2011

Kat was part of the award winning Broadway musical Hairspray that toured around Australia. With US singing sensation Tevin Campbell playing the role of “Seaweed”. This original work made musical theatre headlines around the world with the use of LED screens to transform the set and therefore the production team and cast were very fortunate to make their […]

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A SUBURBAN LOVE STORY (Formerly known as Body In The Yard)

Kat scored the role of “Josie” in the feature film “A Suburban Love Story”– starring Luke Ford (Animal Kingdom, Red Dog, The Mummy 2), directed by Stephen Wallace (Prisoners’ of the Sun, For Love Alone, Stir). To be released in 2018. A multiple story film about the emotional and physical damage that love gone wrong […]

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Collaboration with AFTRS

CLOSURE Kat teamed up with Joshua Marks and AFTRS to create a 4 minute documentary based on a unique experience in her mother’s life called “Closure”. She had the privilege to be part herself in the interview and then re-enact the situation on film playing who else, but her own mum. It had started with […]

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Short and Sweet

Short+Sweet has made a huge impact on the Australian theatre scene through developing new, original work with emerging artists and providing a platform for established artists to showcase their talents.

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Hold Her Down

Watch video clip here.        Check out the film “Hold Her Down” Shot by Maddy Beukers, starring Kat and Cyrus Henry. “A young couple’s unhealthy yet addictive relationship is portrayed through actions of anger and passion”        “This film is a narrative dance piece that explores the contrasting emotions between affection […]

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