Isabel May

Isabel May (born November 21, 2000) is an American actress.[1] She starred as Katie Cooper on the Netflix series Alexa & Katie and has a recurring role as Veronica Duncan on the CBS series Young Sheldon.

Isabel May
Born (2000-11-21) November 21, 2000 (age 20)
OccupationActress, Model
Years active2018–present
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)


Her sixth grade English teacher suggested to her parents that May should express her creativity in some way.[2] After auditioning for three years without landing a role, May and her parents decided to have her schooling online starting in tenth grade so that she could concentrate on acting.[2] Six months later, she landed the role of Katie in Alexa & Katie with no acting experience and limited training.[2] She later joined the cast of Young Sheldon[3] as the love interest of Sheldon's brother Georgie.[4] She stars as the party host in the independent film Let's Scare Julie To Death, a 90-minute continuously-shot film about scaring the reclusive girl next door at a Halloween party that was filmed in 2018.[5]Her latest movie Run Hide Fight which had its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival on September 10, 2020.[6]


Year Title Role Notes
2018–2020 Alexa & Katie Katie Cooper Lead role
2018–present Young Sheldon Veronica Duncan Recurring role; 9 episodes
2019 Let's Scare Julie[5] Taylor Film
2020 Run Hide Fight Zoe Hull Film
TBA I Want You Back Filming


  1. ^ "Isabel May, Young Age 'Alexa & Katie' Star Reaching Heights, Here's How". LiveRampUp. November 28, 2018. Retrieved October 13, 2019.
  2. ^ a b c Riemer, Melissa (December 31, 2018). "Isabel May: A Miracle in Hollywood". Terroir Magazine. Retrieved October 12, 2019.
  3. ^ "Isabel May on Acting in both "Alexa and Katie" & "Young Sheldon"". KTLA 5 Morning News. January 17, 2019. 3:36 minutes in. KTLA. Retrieved October 12, 2019.
  4. ^ Karra, Sushma. "'Young Sheldon' Season 3: Elder brother Georgie does a candy act to get to Veronica's heart". Media Entertainment Arts WorldWide ( Retrieved October 13, 2019.
  5. ^ a b Hipes, Patrick. "Isabel May To Star In Indie Real-Time Thriller 'Let's Scare Julie To Death'. In 2020 she starred in the action - thriller 'Run, Hide , Fight'". Yahoo! Entertainment. Retrieved October 13, 2019.
  6. ^ Rankin, Kyle (2021-01-14), Run Hide Fight (Crime, Drama, Thriller), Isabel May, Radha Mitchell, Thomas Jane, Eli Brown, Bonfire Legend, Media Finance Capital, retrieved 2021-06-11

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