Chrissie Fit

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Chrissie Fit
Chrissie Fit NYC 2013.jpg
Chrissie Fit in New York City, 2013
Born Chrissie Marie Fit
(1984-04-03) April 3, 1984 (age 30)[1]
Miami, Florida
Occupation Actress, Singer
Years active 2006–present
Known for General Hospital, Teen Beach Movie

Chrissie Fit is an American actress and singer. In 2007, Fit rose to prominence after she was cast as the character Mercedes Juarez in the medical drama General Hospital. She is also known for her role as CheeChee in the 2013 Disney Channel Original Movie, Teen Beach Movie.[2]

Early Life[edit]

Chrissie Marie Fit was born on April 3, 1984 in Miami, Florida to Maria Christina and Miguel Fit. Chrissie started singing at the age of five and always had a flare for the dramatic. She discovered the world of acting when she was about ten years old and was hooked. She performed in countless plays and musicals throughout her school years, and eventually started working with theatre companies in her hometown of Miami, Florida.

Career[edit]

2006-2010: Early works and breakthrough[edit]

Fit made her acting debut on the 2006 Nickelodeon television series, Zoey 101, as an unspecified role; which is possibly a supporting character of the series. She made her first recurring role on the American daytime television medical drama, General Hospital, where she played Mercedes; where her role lasted from 2007-2012. She also worked on the web series, The Subpranos, playing as Denise Flores de la Rosa. She also appeared on Southland, House, M.D., Night Shift and The Middleman.

2012-present: Further acting and upcoming projects[edit]

In 2012, Fit returned to acting with Filly Brown, where she played Lupe Tonorio.

In 2013, She was cast as CheeChee in the Disney Channel Original Movie, Teen Beach Movie.

Aside from acting, Chrissie has been working on her writing. She finished her first screenplay, Love's A Trip, with writing partner, Cyrina Fiallo. They are now working on a screenplay for producer Barney Cohen, and continue to write for their web series, The Subpranos.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2007 This Is Culdesac Student #2 Minor role, Film debut
2009 Crossing Over Student #3 Minor role
2009 Catherine and Annie Kristy 1 Episode, TV Movie
2012 Filly Brown Lupe Tonorio
2013 Sake Bomb Edie Main role
2013 Teen Beach Movie CheeChee Main role, Disney Channel Original Movie
2013 The Gelephant Lisa completed
2013 It Remains Unknown Role completed, also Writer
2014 Crosstown Other Chola completed
2015 Pitch Perfect 2 Flo filming complete
2015 Teen Beach Movie 2 CheeChee Main role, Disney Channel Original Movie
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Zoey 101 Unknown Role 1 Episode, Supporting role, Television debut
2007 General Hospital: Night Shift Lupe Rosales 3 Episodes, Supporting role
2007-2012 General Hospital Mercedes 37 Episodes, Recurring role
2008 The Middleman Shannon Faris 1 Episode, Supporting role
2010 The Subpranos Denise Flores de la Rosa 10 Episodes, Recurring role, also the Director and Producer
2010 My Roommate the... Niqi 1 Episode, Supporting role
2011 Southland Estella 1 Episode, Supporting role
2011 Torchwood Assistant 1 Episode, Supporting role
2013 Disney's Game On CheeChee 1 Episode, Guest
2014 Disney's Win, Lose or Draw Herself appeared in 5 episodes alongside Garrett Clayton

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2610425/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_sm
  2. ^ Rodriguez, Priscilla (July 19, 2013). "Exclusive Interview: Chrissie Fit Disney Channel's 'Teen Beach Movie'". Latina (Latina Media Ventures). Retrieved July 25, 2013. 

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