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Laura Slade Wiggins Biography

Birth Name:
Laura Slade Wiggins
Birth Place:
Athens, Georgia, United States
Actor, singer-songwriter

Fast Facts

  • Performed at the Oconee Youth Playhouse in Watkinsville, GA, as a child
  • Made her TV debut in the 2006 Lifetime movie Not Like Everyone Else
  • Watched films that featured dysfunctional teenage characters (Lolita, Ghost World) to prepare for her Shameless role
  • In 2012, received the Point of Courage award from the global charity organization Drawing Hope International, which helps survivors of rape and sexual abuse
  • Released an EP titled Clementine in 2012


  • Motie Wiggins -- Brother
  • Mark Wiggins -- Father
  • Kathy Wiggins -- Mother
  • Kyle Weishaar -- Significant Other