Carly Chaikin

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Carly Chaikin
Carly Chaikin.jpg
Chaikin in 2012
Born Carly Hannah Chaikin
(1990-03-26) March 26, 1990 (age 25)
Santa Monica, California, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2009–present
Notable work TV works

Film works
The Last Song

Carly Hannah Chaikin (born March 26, 1990)[1] is an American actress. She got her breakout role in the film The Last Song, and starred as Dalia Royce in the sitcom Suburgatory.

Life and career[edit]

Chaikin was born in Santa Monica, California. She has known she wanted to be an actress since she was 11.[2] In 2009, Chaikin landed the role of Veronica in the film The Consultants, released December 4, 2010 in the US.[3] Chaikin is Jewish.[4][5]

Chaikin starred alongside Miley Cyrus in the film adaptation of Nicholas Sparks' The Last Song, initially released in the US on March 31, 2010. She played the role of Blaze, the antagonist of the film who is a rebel that stirs up trouble for Ronnie, played by Cyrus.[6]

Chaikin appeared in the 2012 independent film My Uncle Rafael starring John Michael Higgins.[7] As of 2011, she was cast as Dalia Oprah Royce in the in the popular ABC sitcom Suburgatory alongside Jeremy Sisto and Cheryl Hines.[8] In 2013, Chaikin was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role in Suburgatory.[9] The series ended its run on May 14, 2014.[10]

In addition to acting, Carly is an writer and producer of short films, including Happy Fucking Birthday, and Nowhere to Go, which was honored at the First Glance Film Festival in 2013.[11]


Year Title Role Notes
2009 Consultants, TheThe Consultants Veronica
2010 Last Song, TheThe Last Song Blaze
2011 Escapee Lynne Petersen
2011–2014 Suburgatory Dalia Royce Main cast; 50 episodes
Nominated—Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Nominated—Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Villain
2012 NTSF:SD:SUV:: Brittany Episode: "16 Hop Street"
2012 Harder Than It Looks Katie Web series; 2 episodes
2012 My Uncle Rafael Kim
2012 Nowhere to Go Austyn Short film; also writer and executive producer
2013 In a World... Excruciating
2014 Bad Blood Frances
2015 Mr. Robot Darlene Main cast


  1. ^ California Births, 1905 - 1995, Carly Hannah Chaikin
  2. ^ "Exclusive: Carly Chaikin 'Suburgatory' Interview". cambio. 2012-03-14. Retrieved 2012-05-16. 
  3. ^ "The Last Song Goes Into Production". MovieWeb. 2009-09-08. Retrieved 2010-01-18. 
  4. ^ "Twitter". Retrieved 2013-05-22. 
  5. ^ "Twitter". Retrieved 2013-05-22. 
  6. ^ "The Last Song Goes Into Production". MovieWeb. 2009-09-08. Retrieved 2010-01-18. 
  7. ^ Steely, Jon. "Venice Magazine - News". Retrieved 2012-03-13. 
  8. ^ Andreeva, Nellie. "Jeremy Sisto To Star In ABC Comedy Pilot 'Suburgatory'". Retrieved October 5, 2011. 
  9. ^ "HBO, FX Lead Critics' Choice TV Awards - But Where Are 'Mad Men', 'Modern Family'?". Retrieved 2013-05-22. 
  10. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (May 9, 2014). "'Suburgatory', 'Super Fun Night' Canceled by ABC". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved May 9, 2014. 
  11. ^ "Dalia Royce Played by Carly Chaikin". ABC. Retrieved 29 September 2014. 

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