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Rachel Bilson
Actress, Hart of Dixie
Rachel Bilson was born in Los Angeles, to Janice (Stango), a sex therapist, and Danny Bilson. Her father is Ashkenazi Jewish and her mother is of Italian descent. She began acting while still at Notre Dame High School. She graduated high school in 1999 and went to Grossmont College but dropped out after a year and was encouraged to pursue a career in acting by her father...
 
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Ariel Winter
Actress, Modern Family
Ariel Winter is an American actress. She is best-known for portraying "Ellie Layton" in the 2008 film, One Missed Call, and for the character of Alex Dunphy on Modern Family. Winter also had a recurring role in the TV series, ER as "Lucy Moore", the daughter of Hedy Burress's character, "Joanie". She also voices "Gretchen" in Phineas and Ferb...
 
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Crystal Reed
Actress, Teen Wolf
Crystal Reed was born in Detroit, Michigan and began to study dance at an early age. She attended Dort Elementary School in Roseville, Michigan, Roseville Junior High and Roseville High School, where she was president of the school's drama club was the dance captain. She also took part in a local community theater and performed in musicals such as Annie and Grease...
 
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Camilla Belle
Actress, 10,000 BC
Belle was born as Camilla Belle Routh in Los Angeles, California, to Cristina, a fashion designer, and Jack Wesley Routh, who composed country music and owns a construction company. Her mother is Brazilian and her father, who is from Kingman, Kansas, has English, German, and French ancestry. Camilla is an only child...
 
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Lucy Hale
Lucy Hale is an American actress and singer. She was born Karen Lucille Hale in Memphis, Tennessee, to Julia (Caperton) Knight and John Preston Hale. She started out as a singer, appearing on American Juniors in a search for band members. She successfully won her place in the band. The group disbanded in 2005...
 
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Lacey Chabert
Actress, Party of Five
Lacey Nicole Chabert was born in Purvis, Mississippi, to Julie (Johnson) and Tony Chabert, a representative for an oil company. She is of Cajun (French), Italian, English, and Scottish ancestry. Chabert started in drama and music performances in and around her hometown in Mississippi from an early age...
 
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Ali Cobrin
Actress, Neighbors
Alexandra Alrey "Ali" Cobrin is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Molly in the Showtime series Look, and as Kara in the 2012 film American Reunion. Cobrin was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She attended high school at the Chicago Academy for the Arts where she majored in musical theater...
 
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Kelly Monaco
An active athlete, Kelly Marie Monaco grew up on the East Coast, where she participated in soccer, swimming, track and softball, among other sports. After the last of five girls was born, her family decided to move from the bustling city of Philadelphia to the more peaceful environment of the Poconos...
 
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Katie Cleary
Born and raised on the North Shore of Chicago, Katie is an only child who was raised by her mother. Katie's strength, confidence, and drive came from her mom's hard work, love, and determination. Katie says if it wasn't for her mother's strength, she would never have the ambition to move to LA and pursue her career in acting and modeling...
 
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Christian Serratos
Actress, Twilight
Born and raised in Southern California, Christian knew from an early age that she wanted to be an actress. As a toddler, she was already a compulsive performer. She would entertain her family nightly by re-enacting television shows. Christian put all that passion into dance and studied ballet along with ice-skating...
 
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Sara Jean Underwood
Cute, slim and sunny blonde sprite Sara Jean Underwood was born on March 26, 1984, in Portland, Oregon. She was on the volleyball team in junior high school. She graduated from Scappoose High School in Scappoose, Oregon, in 2002. Her first job was assisting in the sales of heavy construction equipment...
 
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Mercedes Renard
Actress, Hitch
Mercedes Renard was Born in Miami Beach, Florida where her parents live since fleeing Cuba with her two brothers and sister. Renard's father, Roberto Lopez was a film and radio actor in Cuba. At the age of 16 she was scouted by a top modeling agency and sent her to Europe for the summer. After modeling in Europe...
 
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Ashley Ann Vickers
Actress, A Fine Step
Ashley Ann's southern upbringing embodies rodeoing throughout the US and owning her very own herd of cattle. After competing in the Miss Florida USA Pageant, Ashley established herself as a model and spokesperson with NASCAR, NHRA and International Auto shows while completing a degree in communications from the University of Central Florida...
 
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Jayde Rossi
Actress, 4Got10
Jayde Rossi was born in San Diego, California. She is the eldest of four children. Rossi began acting at the age of twelve. After landing a full-ride scholarship to a four-year University she decided to focus entirely on academia and work with youth in the foster care system. In 2007 Rossi received the Spirit of Volunteerism Award as an outstanding volunteer in Orange County...
 
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Michelle Lombardo
Actress, Click
Michelle Lombardo grew up in Glastonbury, Connecticut where she was the team captain of the volleyball team. She moved to LA where she soon found an apartment and a job as a hostess. In 2004 she moved to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career. Shortly after she booked the Sony feature film Click opposite Adam Sandler. In her spare time Michelle enjoys playing soccer with a coed team in LA.
 
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Meredith Prunty
Actress, Exeter
Meredith Prunty was first introduced to the world of acting in her role as "Abigail" in a theater production of "Huckleberry Finn" and was so determined after that experience to become an actress that she convinced her mother to let her pursue her dream. Acting in every opportunity that came her way including movies...
“ The perfect all American Dream Girl.... :) ” - Filmisaroundtheworld
 
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Ashley Jermaine
Actress, So in Love
Ashley Jermaine is represented by Click Models Boston, Philly and NYC and Los Angeles. Ashley holds a dual resume' listing acting and modeling credits which include print for CoverGirl Cosmetics, Seventeen Magazine and Teen Vogue. Ashley has several film credits with work spanning from Boston, to NYC and Los Angeles...
 
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Trisha Hershberger
Trisha Hershberger is an American actress, model, and host. She is best known for her host work on the YouTube channel, SourceFed. Hershberger was born and raised in Schwenksville, Pennsylvania. She attended Gwynedd Mercy Academy, where she was an Archdiocesan Scholar. She also received a full academic scholarship from DeSales University...
 
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Catherine Velarde
Actress, Over Easy
Catherine Velarde was born in Florida, but spent her childhood years in Australia. After studying theatre with various teachers in Australia, she moved back to the United States to pursue her acting career. At 16 she was accepted to Idyllwild Arts Academy where she majored in theatre. Upon graduation...
 
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Mikaela Hoover
Mikaela Hoover was born on July 12 in Colbert, Washington and is the first of 4 siblings. Mikaela started taking dance classes at age 2 and stared school plays and local commercials as a child. She was a cheerleader in high school and the captain of her high school dance team as well as being on the Debate team...
 
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Krista Ayne
Lovely, sexy, and slender brunette stunner Krista Ayne was born on July 30, 1982 in New York City. Krista first started modeling at age nine. She played the female lead in a grade school production of "Fiddler on the Roof." Ayne got her first substantial breakthrough modeling job for Redken at age nineteen; among the other major brands she has done print and commercials bookings for are Verizon...
 
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Eve Mauro
Actress, CSI: Miami
Eve is the youngest of six siblings. She grew up in Orlando, Florida and watched Greta Garbo films which inspired her to become an actress. Eve moved to Los Angeles at the age of 21 and began her acting career on stage. Eve is a passionate supporter of four charities very close to her heart including: Human Rights Watch...
 
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Natalina Maggio
Natalina Maggio is a multi-talented model, actress, and voice-over artist, who has appeared in numerous hit television shows and movies. Her recent credits include: FOX's "Raising Hope", NBC's "Community,"and Comedy Central's "Workaholics." She made her television debut in "I Did Not Know That," a hilarious made-for-TV Movie...
 
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Troian Bellisario
Troian Bellisario, daughter of producers Donald P. Bellisario and Deborah Pratt, made her film debut at the age of 3 in Last Rites. She made several TV and movie appearances in her teens (most of the TV appearances were in shows produced by her father) before attending the University of Southern California. She rose to worldwide prominence as Spencer in the hit TV series, Pretty Little Liars.
 
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Victoria Justice
Actress, Victorious
Victoria Dawn Justice, born February 19, 1993, is an American actress and singer. She debuted as an actress at the age of ten and has since appeared in several films and television series, including the Nickelodeon series, Zoey 101 and Victorious. She has made appearances in several theatrical releases...
 
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Maggie Q
Actress, Nikita
Margaret Denise Quigley was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to a father of Polish and Irish descent (originally based in New York) and a Vietnamese mother. Her parents met during the Vietnam War. Maggie has two older half-siblings from her mother's previous marriage, and two older sisters. The family moved to Hawaii and settled in Mililani...
 
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Hayden Panettiere
Hayden Leslie Panettiere was born on 21st August 1989 in Palisades, New York, to actress Lesley Vogel and fire department captain Skip Panettiere. Her younger brother is actor Jansen Panettiere. She has Italian, and some English and German, ancestry. Her mother got her started in the business by doing commercials when she was just 11 months old...
 
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Hannah Marks
Hannah Marks was born in Santa Monica, California, USA, but raised up the coast in San Luis Obispo, where she began acting in theater at the age of six. She and her family moved back to Los Angeles when Hannah was eleven. By the time she was twelve, Hannah had acted in three films, most notably as Lizzie...
 
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Natalie Martinez
Actress, End of Watch
Natalie Martinez began modeling at the age of 15, years before she considered giving acting a try. The Miami-born beauty's career blossomed with a simple suggestion from her mother. During her senior year at St. Brendan High School in 2002, her mother saw an ad for J.Lo's new clothing line. After beating over 5,000 other girls for the gig, Natalie packed up and moved to Los Angeles.
 
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Julianna Rose Mauriello
Actress, A Fix
Julianna Rose Mauriello was born in Irvington, New York on a glorious spring morning, May 26, 1991. Always singing, she appeared as a child in Party Scene of The Nutcracker at SUNY Purchase, asleep under the Christmas tree. Her fascination with performing continued to grow as she first watched her sisters and brother participate in Pleasantville High School's musical theater productions...
 
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Alice Greczyn
Born in Walnut Creek, California, (USA) Alice Greczyn grew up mainly in the mid-west until finally landing in Colorado. She had no idea that she would stumble into life as an actress. Starring in television shows and films had not even crossed her mind. Instead, her childhood goal was to compete as a figure skater...
 
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Samantha Droke
A native Texan, Samantha Droke was born on November 8th, 1987, in De Leon. She is the daughter of Lyndon and Synthia Droke. Samantha possessed a love of performing from a very young age. She started out singing and modeling and then her interests began to move towards acting. She truly believed that she was destined for the silver screen...
 
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Erin Sanders
Actress, Zoey 101
Erin Sanders first started acting at the age of 9, after being discovered by an agent while selling Girl Scout cookies. She has worked on set with Edward Asner, Tom Arnold, James Garner, Elizabeth Perkins, David Spade, Joe Pesci, Clancy Brown, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Tyne Daly, Amy Brenneman...
 
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Mandell Maughan
Mandell Maughan was born Mandell Rosemarie Maughan in San Diego, California. She is the daughter of Maureen Correia Shuster and Ben Brown Maughan III. Both of her parents are of Portuguese descent. Mandell grew up in Point Loma, part of San Diego County. She has a sister, Marisa and a brother, Ben. Mandell attended University of San Diego High School and later graduated from University of Arizona...
 
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Najarra Townsend
Actress, Contracted
Najarra knew what she wanted to do in life by the time she was three. She started modeling and also performing in local stage productions, continuing to be deeply involved in both theater and musical productions throughout her childhood and teenage years. At ten, she made her big screen debut co-starring in the film "Menace"...
 
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Krysten Ritter
Actress, Jessica Jones
Krysten Ritter is well-known for her critically acclaimed turn as "Jane Margolis" on AMC's hit series, Breaking Bad, and as the titular character, "Chloe", in Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23, for ABC. Krysten stars in the Netflix series Marvel's Jessica Jones, as the titular character; a former super hero trying to overcome her dark past...
 
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Molly Ephraim
Born and raised in Pennsylvania, Molly began working professionally at age thirteen at Philadelphia's Prince Music Theater in a production of "The Snow Queen." Soon after she played Little Red Ridinghood in the Arden Theater's production of "Into the Woods," for which she was nominated for a Barrymore Award...
 
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Audrina Patridge
Self, The Hills
Patridge was born in Los Angeles, California, to Lynn (Clelland) and Mark Patridge, and is the eldest of four children. She has English, German, Belgian (Walloon and Flemish), Italian, and Polish ancestry. Audrina always aspired to become an actress in Hollywood and, as soon as she turned 18, she signed with a small management company in Los Angeles...
 
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Andrea Gabriel
Raised in NYC by soap opera stars, John and Sandy Gabriel, Andrea began extensive theatrical training at an early age. She appeared onstage alongside Oscar and Tony award winning actor, F. Murray Abraham, and originated the female lead in world premiere of "The Dog Problem," written by Tony winner David Rabe and directed by Scott Ellis...
 
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April Scott
April attended the College of the Ozarks in Branson, Missouri, graduating valedictorian in 2001 with a degree in drama. Performances there included "Children of Eden," "Last Night at Ballyhoo," "Greenwillow," and "Passing Through." In 1999-2000, she studied abroad in London and Stratford Upon Avon with an emphasis on Shakespearean plays...
 
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Anna Colwell
Actress, Furious 7
When Anna Colwell was 5-years-old, she decided randomly that she wanted to be an actress. Considering the fact that no one else in her family was in the business and they lived in Atlanta, Georgia, it was pretty shocking for her parents to hear, but they were supportive and helped her take the first steps towards her dream...
 
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Mekenna Melvin
Actress, Chuck
Born and raised in Saratoga, CA, Mekenna Melvin spent most of her childhood in her mother's drama classes and rehearsals. Thus, Mekenna gives her mom, a drama teacher and director, credit for igniting Mekenna's interest in acting. After high school, Mekenna moved to New York City and studied at the...
 
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Ariana Grande
Actress, Victorious
Ariana is a singer and lyricist. She was born in Boca Raton, Florida, to Joan Grande and Edward Butera, both of whom are of Italian descent. After growing up in Florida, She moved to Los Angeles when she received the role of "Cat Valentine" in Nickelodeon's Victorious, along with Victoria Justice and Elizabeth Gillies...
 
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Lyndsy Fonseca
Actress, Kick-Ass
Lyndsy Marie Fonseca was born in Oakland, California, raised first in Alameda and then Moraga, California. Lyndsy competed in the International Modeling & Talent Association, where she was recognized as the second runner-up for "Young Miss Dancer of the Year" and was the first runner-up for "Miss Barbizon Young Miss Talent of the Year"...
 
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Meghan Markle
Actress, Suits
 
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Selena Gomez
Selena Marie Gomez was born and raised in Grand Prairie, Texas, to Mandy Teefey, who is of part Italian descent, and Ricardo Gomez, who is of Mexican descent and originally from New Mexico. Her parents divorced in 1997. Giving birth to Selena at 16, her mom Mandy recalls living "paycheck-to-paycheck"...
 
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Veronica Ricci
Veronica Ricci is a native of Sacremento, California. She was born on April 17, 1988 and describes herself as a "latebloomer" in how she developed during her teenage years as socially awkward and shy. Veronica eventually broke away from her strongly-shy nature, during her freshman year of college. The wild...
 
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Minka Kelly
Minka Kelly was born in Los Angeles, California and she is the only child of former Aerosmith guitarist, Rick Dufay, and Maureen Kelly, an exotic dancer and single mother who often moved with her daughter to different communities before settling in Albuquerque, New Mexico, by the time Minka was in junior high school...
 
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Eliza Dushku
Actress, True Lies
Eliza Dushku was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to Judith (Rasmussen), a political science professor, and Philip R. Dushku, a teacher and administrator. Her father is Albanian and her mother is American (of Danish, Irish, English, and German descent). She was discovered at the end of a five-month search...
 
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Tiffany Dupont
Actress, Greek
Tiffany Dupont is the daughter of John and Milly Dupont. Her mother was born in Amsterdam, NL and was raised in Luxembourg. Her father is from a large Italian family, and was raised just outside of New Orleans. They met and fell in love while Milly was visiting the states one summer in the 80's. Her parents are both innovative & artistic...
 
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Haley Ramm
Actress, Disconnect
Haley Ramm must have been in quite a hurry to start living because her entrance into this world came five weeks early. At age three she started dancing in local studios, and by the time she was seven she was choreographing her own freestyle dances at school talent shows. Her love of center stage led to enrollment in acting classes and...
 
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Sammi Hanratty
Sammi Hanratty has been acting for more than half her life. She's had the pleasure of working with some of Hollywood's biggest names including Academy Award winning director Robert Zemeckis, Simon West, Barry Sonnenfeld, Jim Carrey, Robin Wright, Gary Oldman, Cary Elwes, Ray Liotta, Cuba Gooding Jr, Jon Hamm, and Tim Allen...
 
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Ryan Newman
Actress, Monster House
Ryan Newman, up and coming "Young Hollywood" beauty, can recently be seen in eight episodes of the Nickelodeon hit series "The Thundermans" and Sharknado 4 coming this July. Newman got her start in print modeling but quickly caught the eye of casting for commercials, television and film. With her charming personality and comedic timing, Newman excelled in all the roles that she took on...
 
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Linsey Godfrey
Born and raised in Stuart, Florida, Godfrey started acting in high school and was quickly signed up by a talent agency. In 2005, she moved to Los Angeles to try her luck auditioning. One of her first parts was a recurring role on the TV show Surface. Godfrey's career came to a sudden halt when she was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma in 2006...
 
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Ashley Rickards
Actress, Awkward.
Ashley Nicole Rickards is an American actress. She graduated from high school, at age 15, and is currently a member of MENSA. She has been in various films and television shows, portraying a wide variety of characters, most notably Fly Away, in which she portrayed "Mandy", a severely autistic girl...
 
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Danielle Campbell
Actress, The Originals
Danielle Campbell (born January 30, 1995) is an American actress known for her role as Jessica Olson in the Disney Channel Original Movie StarStruck and as Simone Daniels in the Disney film Prom. She currently stars on the television series The Originals as Davina Claire. Campbell is from Hinsdale...
 
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Kaitlyn Dever
Actress, Short Term 12
Kaitlyn Dever was born in Phoenix, Arizona. She knew she wanted to act at just six years old, and incessantly asked her parents to send her to acting school. Instead, they enrolled her in gymnastics, ballet and ice skating, but her passion didn't lie within any of these activities. At nine years of age...
 
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Summer Bishil
Actress, Towelhead
Summer Bishil was born in Pasadena, California. She and her family moved overseas when she was three. Summer attended British and American schools while her family lived overseas, She returned to her home town of Pasadena just shy of her 14th birthday. In love with the idea of becoming an actress since the age of five...
 
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Rachele Brooke Smith
Actress, Iron Man 2
As an actress and inspiring role model, Rachele Brooke Smith has quickly made a name for herself in Hollywood. She has starred in a variety of films, television, and national ad campaigns, while continuing to expand her creative pursuits and spread her message of healthy living and positivity. The next year is shaping up to be a huge one for Rachele in film...
 
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Anna Kendrick
Actress, Pitch Perfect
Anna Kendrick was born in Portland, Maine, to Janice (Cooke), an accountant, and William Kendrick, a teacher. She has an older brother, Michael Cooke Kendrick, who has also acted. She is of English, Irish, and Scottish descent. For her role as "Dinah" in "High Society" on Broadway, Anna Kendrick was nominated for a Tony Award (second youngest ever)...
 
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Kelli Barrett
Actress, The Switch
Born in Virginia Beach Virginia and raised by a single working mother, Kelli always knew she was an actor. She grew up singing in the church choir and going to after school performing arts schools, including the Governor's School for the Arts in high school. She has taken voice lessons since childhood...
 
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Vanessa Marano
Vanessa Marano started acting in the theater when she was seven years old, performing in numerous plays at A.C.T. in Agoura Hills, California. She began her professional career with several national commercials. Marano is most recognized for her roles as "April Nardini", the daughter of "Luke", in the highly popular show...
 
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Stefanie Scott
Nurturing an impressive body of work that encompasses film and television Stefanie Scott is one of Hollywood's most promising young talents. With the recent release of Focus Features' and Blumhouse Productions' Insidious: Chapter 3, the third installment of the hit horror film franchise, Stefanie completed...
 
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Leighton Meester
Actress, Gossip Girl
Leighton Marissa Meester was born in Fort Worth, Texas, to Constance (Haas) and Douglas Meester. Although born in Texas when her mother was serving a jail sentence for her part in a marijuana-smuggling ring, Meester spent her early years in Marco Island, Florida with her grandparents. There, she became involved with the local playhouse and made her stage debut in a production of "The Wizard of Oz"...
 
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Elizabeth Gillies
Actress, Victorious
Elizabeth Gillies (born July 26, 1993) is an American actress, singer and songwriter. Elizabeth began acting professionally at the age of 12. With a strong background in musical theater, Elizabeth made her Broadway debut at age 15, starring as the character "Lucy" in the original Broadway cast of "13"...
 
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Sara Amini
Actress, Modern Family
Born in Houston, Texas to an Iranian father and Colombian mother, Sara Amini's acting debut was in her elementary school Christmas play. She decided to pursue a career in television in her preteens, citing the show Friends as a major source of inspiration. Sara graduated college Summa Cum Laude in Cognitive Psychology before moving to Los Angeles...
 
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Amanda Musso
Actress, The Wake
Born in Long Beach, California the only girl of three kids, Amanda Musso came to Los Angeles in 2004 to pursue an acting career. Prior to moving, Amanda graduated from Capistrano Valley High School in 2003 where she made her footprint in the theater world. After graduating she was accepted into the American Musical and Dramatic Academy of Los Angeles...
 
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Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Michelle Tisdale (born July 2, 1985) is an American actress, singer, and producer. During her childhood, she appeared in more than 100 TV advertisements and had roles in theatre and television shows. In 2004, she was cast as Maddie Fitzpatrick in Disney Channel's The Suite Life of Zack & Cody...
 
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Jennifer Azano
Producer, 8:46
 
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Jillian Murray
Actress, Code Black
Jillian Leigh Murray was born in Reading, Pennsylvania. She has one younger sister named Meghan. She left Reading at 15 and moved to Tucson, Arizona, where she began her professional career with independent films. She completed high school in Tucson and immediately headed to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career...