You know how we said before that Chrissy was destined to play the role of Kate Pearson on This Is Us? Well, it turns out that Chrissy got that feeling before she even got the job. She read the script and it blew her off her socks right off the bat. She knew that she had to audition for the part of Kate, and she then begged her agent to help her get this opportunity. She knew that if she could only get in that casting room, she’d kill it.