|“||I'm hetero. Totally hetero. I'm hetero, right?||”|
— Kat on questioning her sexual orientation
Kat Edison is a main character in The Bold Type. She is portrayed by Aisha Dee. Kat is head of the Social Media department for Scarlet Magazine, and helped Scarlet's Twitter reach two million followers in Carry The Weight. Prior to this position, she worked as an assistant at the company for two years.
Kat Edison grew up wealthy with psychiatrist parents. Kat is very outspoken and has no problem standing up for what she believes in.
Kat is best friends with Sutton Brady and Jane Sloan. They each began working for Scarlet magazine as assistants before following different paths within the company.and she is always there for them if they have problem and she always cares about them . she loves them with all her heart .
|“||To having adventures. And making mistakes. To sleeping with the wrong people. And the right people. And to unleashing holy hell.||”|
— Kat, Sutton, and Jane
Adena El-Amin is Kat Edison's ex-girlfriend when she first meets Adena they both come off as head-strong but they soon create a bond which leaves Kat confused because she wants to know if she likes Adena as a friend or more than a girlfriend.
- I'm a feminist, okay? I'm political.
- I called them out on being misogynists, and they responded by being absolute misogynists. So they’re basically proving my point for me.
- I never even picked up my diploma. For all I know, I didn't graduate.
Oh God, what if I never graduated college?