Vanessa Huggens bio
Vanessa Anne Hudgens, (also known simply as) Vanessa Hudgens, (born December 14, 1988 in Salinas, California) is an American actress and singer. She made her screen debut in 2003 and appeared in the Hollywood films Thirteen and Thunderbirds, before reaching fame in the 2006 hit Disney Channel film, High School Musical. Hudgens also began a music career and released her debut album, entitled V, in 2006. In 2007, Hudgens became the spokesperson for Neutrogena.
Vanessa Anne Hudgens was born on December 14, 1988; her younger sister, Stella Hudgens, is also an actress. She has been home-schooled since after her seventh-grade year at the Orange County High School of the Arts. Her parents are Greg Hudgens and Gina Guangco. In regards to her ethnic background, Vanessa was quoted:
"Pretty much I'm Filipino and Caucasian, but within that, I'm Spanish, Chinese, American Indian, Irish."
Starting at the age of eight, Hudgens performed in musical theater as a singer, and appeared in local productions of Carousel, The Wizard of Oz, The King and I, The Music Man, and Cinderella, among others. Hudgens successfully auditioned for a commercial and subsequently moved to Los Angeles with her family, with whom she is still close.
Emily osment bio
Emily Osment's older bro may be a bigger household name, but that doesn't necessarily mean he's the bigger talent. Get more info right here on Haley Joel's little sis'!
Emily Osment - Following Footsteps
Emily got her start in the acting biz at a fairly young age - but this is no surprise for someone who's older brother earned an Oscar nomination when he was just 11. Emily first appeared in commercials and on the radio before landing a role in the flick, The Secret Life of Girls. From there, Emily had guest appearances on several TV shows like 3rd Rock from the Sun, Touched by an Angel and Friends.
Emily Osment - Big Break
While she'd been working steady for a few years, Emily's big break didn't come until 2002 when she was cast as Gerti Giggles in Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams. In that movie, Emily plays half of a sibling spy duo who teams up with Carmen and Juni to save the day. Emily reprised her role in Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over in 2003.
Emily Osment - Superstar's Best Friend
Emily's latest project finds her on the set of the Disney Channel comedy, Hannah Montana. Emily plays Lilly Truscott, best friend to secret superstar Hannah Montana, AKA Miley Stewart. On the show, Lilly has to keep Miley's secret safe from everyone else at school, so Miley can attempt to lead a normal life. In real life, Emily says she's not very good at keeping secrets at all!
Emily Osment - Did U Know?
# Emily Osment likes to knit.
# Emily Osment lends her voice to the 2006 holiday film, Holidaze, due out in November.
# Emily Osment likes to play soccer in her free time.
# Emily Osment's favorite food is ravioli.
Emily Osment Says...
"I'm trying to follow in my brother's footsteps because I know he's really talented. I'm just trying to be like him, I think."