Actor: Christian Serratos
Character: Angela Webber
City and State: Pasadena, California
Christian Marie Serratos was born on September 21, 1990 in Pasadena, California. Her mother’s earlier path in acting influenced her, and as a young child she would practice by reciting lines from television for her family. She began modeling at age seven with Ford Modeling Agency and just a year later broke into the world of acting and commercials.
In her career thus far, Christian has already been successful in a number of acting roles. In 2004, she landed a starring role of Jillian in the independent film Mrs. Marshall. Since then she has made appearances on a number of television shows including Zoey 101, 7th Heaven, Hannah Montana, and Miss Guided. She also had a co-starring role Cow Belles, a Disney Channel Original Movie that aired in 2006. Currently, she is best known for her recurring role on the Nickelodeon show Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide, which ran for three successful seasons, as Ned’s crush “Susie Crabgrass”. She was nominated by the Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a TV Series for a Recurring Young Actress for that role in 2008. In addition to her roles on film and television, she shot a “Healthy Pets ACT” video for PETA TV along with several other actors and actresses.
Outside of acting, she enjoys competitive figure skating, horseback riding, shopping, and dance, of which she is trained in ballet, hip-hop, and jazz. She also likes spending time with her friends, playing with her miniature poodle dogs, and watching both new and old movies. Her favorites currently are Tristan and Isolde, the Little Princess, Practical Magic, and The House of Yes. In addition, Christian is very passionate about music. She is a talented singer, and has recently been working on a pop/rock album. Her song “Why are Boys Like That” is available for downloading now on her myspace page. Besides singing, she enjoys listening to the music of Queen, Fiona Apple, Christina Aguilara, Regina Spektor, Sublime, No Doubt, Roisin Murphy, and Linda Perry.
On February 21st, 2008 it was confirmed that Christian will be playing Angela Webber, one of Bella Swan’s first friends she meets in Forks, in the Twilight Movie. On her Myspace blog she stated she is “very excited” to have the role, and that since being cast she has read and become a fan of all three books. She has even visited Twilight fan sites, including the Lexicon.
-Her mini poodles are named Johnny Cash and Gigi, and they had four puppies
-She is trained in Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido
-Is a fan of Jayne Mansfield
-Appeared in a Barbie and McDonalds commercial when she was younger
- Was used as a model for a mannequin at age ten in the children’s department of Old Navy
Up coming Projects:
Non-Twilight Interview Links (Youtube/other news sites):
Q&A on Youtube
Christian mentions Twilight at the 2008 Kids Choice Awards
Interview with Starry Constellation Magazine
Send Fan Mail to:
P.O. Box 66
Burbank, Ca 91503 – 0066
This actor bio was prepared by: LindsAy