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Britt Robertson Biography

Birth Name:
Brittany Leanna Robertson
Birth Place:
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Is the oldest of seven siblings
  • Began performing as a child at the Greenville Little Theatre in South Carolina
  • While still in elementary school, was discovered by a Los Angeles talent agent during a convention in Hilton Head Island, SC
  • Made her TV debut in 2000, appearing on an episode of the syndicated action/adventure series Sheena; first series-regular role was on the short-lived CBS drama Swingtown
  • Big-screen debut came with the indie drama The Last Summer (2004); parts in the family comedies Keeping Up with the Steins (2006) and Dan in Real Life (2007) followed
  • Spent time researching the foster-care system for her starring role on the CW drama Life Unexpected