Lauren Elizabeth King (born June 28, 1985) was a child actress who played Kathy in the Barney & the Backyard Gang video Rock with Barney and in the first three seasons of Barney & Friends. She has sung "The Star-Spangled Banner" at several baseball and basketball games at her university.
- Lauren King shares a birthday with another Barney actress, Becky Swonke. Lauren is five years younger than Becky. Also, Lauren shares the same middle name (Elizabeth) with Becky Swonke.