|Date of Birth||c. 1989
(retconned to 1987 in Season 3)
Fast food restaurant employee
|Number of episodes||12|
|Portrayed by||Brie Larson|
Kate Gregson (Brie Larson ) is Tara and Max's troubled 15 year old teenage daughter. Kate works in a local outlet of a chain family restaurant in season 1 . She briefly enters into a casual relationship with her manager, Gene , but grows uncomfortable with his advances and initiates a sexual harassment complaint against him. Also, their relationship is criminal because she's a minor. She received her high school diploma early and then worked at a collection agency. In her free time she smoked marijuana withMarshall and made super heroine videos with her friendLynda . She briefly did internet peep shows as Princess Valhalla Hawkwind in exchange for gifts on her online gift registry. She soon stopped, when she met a man named Zac (over the internet in a webcam chat), and started dating him, but she broke things off near the end of season 2 . She is eager to leave town and find a new, alters-free life elsewhere yet she is ultimately unable to abandon her mother in her unending personal crisis. In season 3 , she plans to teach English in Japan but abruptly changes career goals, taking a job as an airline stewardess instead. She meets a man while working, Evan, and engages in a long-distance relationship with him. They continue the relationship past season 3. She is retconned as being 19 in Season 3 despite the show taking course over a 6 month period.