Aleisha Allen

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Aleisha Allen
Born Aleisha LaNaé Allen
(1991-04-28) April 28, 1991 (age 23)
The Bronx, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actress, Singer, Model
Years active 1995–present

Aleisha LaNaé Allen (born April 28, 1991 in Bronx, New York) is an American actress.

Career[edit]

Since the age of 4, she has been active in television and print as a model. At the age of five, she took on the recurring role of "Side Table Drawer" on the children's television series Blue's Clues (credited as LaNaé Allen). She was also a regular on the Playhouse Disney series Out of the Box.

She has appeared alongside Jack Black in School of Rock (2003). Allen played "Alicia", one of the children in the class and a musician in the band. In 2005, she played "Lindsey" in Are We There Yet? starring Ice Cube and also in its 2007 sequel, Are We Done Yet?. In 2010, Allen guest starred in PBS remade show The Electric Company. In 2012 she played "Sarah Johnson" in Michael A. Pinckney's film "You're Nobody 'til Somebody Kills You". Allen also made an appearance in the 2011 film "Young Adult" starring "Charlize Theron".

Allen attended the Professional Performing Arts School in Manhattan, along side classmates Karina Pasian, Mark Indelicato, and Taylor Momsen.

Filmography[edit]

Movies[edit]

Television[edit]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Nominated work Award Category Result
2004 School of Rock MTV Movie Awards Best On Screen Team Nominated
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