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Vanessa Carlton


Vanessa Carlton was born on August 16, 1980, the first of two children (she has a sister and a brother) born to Ed and Heidi Carlton. Raised in Milford, Pennsylvania, her mother was a piano teacher, and exposed Vanessa to classical music from a young age. By age two, she began playing the piano, and at age 9 became obsessed with ballet. She joined ... See full bio »
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 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 (writer: "A Thousand Miles")
 2015 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Hurt Locker: Part 1 (2015) ... (writer: "Thousand Miles" - uncredited)
 2013 Alpha and Omega 2: A Howl-iday Adventure (Video) (performer: "A Thousand Miles") / (writer: "A Thousand Miles")
  Workaholics (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Flashback in the Day (2012) ... (performer: "A Thousand Miles" - uncredited) / (writer: "A Thousand Miles" - uncredited)
  Conan (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- The Devil Drives Stick (2011) ... (performer: "I Don't Want to Be a Bride" - uncredited) / (writer: "I Don't Want to Be a Bride" - uncredited)
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #19.188 (2011) ... (performer: "Carousel" - uncredited) / (writer: "Carousel" - uncredited)
 2009 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Top Eight Perform (2009) ... (performer: "Ordinary Day")
 2009 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 10 (2009) ... (performer: "Wanted")
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Round Four (2009) ... (performer: "Ordinary Day" - uncredited) / (writer: "Ordinary Day" - uncredited)
 2007 Gossip Girl (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Blair Waldorf Must Pie! (2007) ... ("Nolita Fairytale")
 2006 Cold Case (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The War at Home (2006) ... (performer: "White Houses" - uncredited)
 2005 Charmed (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Death Becomes Them (2005) ... ("San Francisco")
  One Tree Hill (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2005) (writer - 1 episode, 2005)
- The Lonesome Road (2005) ... (performer: "Who's To Say" - uncredited) / (writer: "Who's To Say" - uncredited)
 2004 White Chicks (performer: "A Thousand Miles") / (writer: "A Thousand Miles")
 2003 The One (TV Movie) (performer: "A Thousand Miles", "Pretty Baby") / (writer: "A Thousand Miles", "Pretty Baby")
 2003 You Wish! (TV Movie) (performer: "A Thousand Miles") / (writer: "A Thousand Miles")
 2002 Two Weeks Notice ("Big Yellow Taxi")
  Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Trautes Heim (2002) ... (performer: "A Thousand Miles") / (writer: "A Thousand Miles")
 2002 American Dreams (TV Series) (performer: "Wishin' And Hopin'")
  Barend en Van Dorp (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Episode dated 26 September 2002 (2002) ... (performer: "A Thousand Miles") / (writer: "A Thousand Miles")
 2001 Legally Blonde (performer: "A Thousand Miles") / (writer: "A Thousand Miles")
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Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (26 credits)

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Music video for Counting Crows, "Big Yellow Taxi". See more »

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Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

My mom would give me a piece to play, but I wouldn't do any theory because when it came time to do it I would sneak back upstairs and watch TV. So, I had these kind of nonchalant lessons for years, then it just started soaking in. See more »

Trivia:

Enjoys running and Yoga. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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