Christian Serratos

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Christian Serratos
Christian Serratos 2009.jpg
Serratos in September 2009
Born Christian Marie Serratos
(1990-09-21) September 21, 1990 (age 23)
Pasadena, California, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2004–present

Christian Marie Serratos[1] (born September 21, 1990) is an American actress. She currently stars as Rosita Espinosa in season 4 of The Walking Dead, based on the comic book character of the same name. She is best known for portraying Angela Weber in The Twilight Saga series.

Early life[edit]

Serratos was born and raised in California.[1] Her mother, a jewelry designer is of Mexican descent; while her father is of Italian and Irish descent.[2][2] She began figure skating when she was three and continued competitively, saying, "My coaches were talking about the Olympics and it was really crazy. Now, I just do it for fun."[3][citation needed]

Career[edit]

Serratos' role in Twilight won her the "Young Supporting Actress" award in the Best Performance in a Feature Film category at the 30th Young Artist Awards. Serratos reprised the role in Twilight's sequels The Twilight Saga: New Moon and The Twilight Saga: Eclipse.[4] In 2011, she appeared in The Black Keys video for their song "Howlin' for You".[citation needed]

She ranked at number 65 on Maxim's "Hot 100" list for 2010.[5]

She plays Rosita Espinosa in the fourth season of AMC's series The Walking Dead, first appearing at the end of the 10th episode, "Inmates".[6]

Personal life[edit]

Serratos became a vegetarian when she was 8 years old. She has posed for a number of PETA campaigns promoting a vegan lifestyle.[7][8][9]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
2006 Cow Belles Heather Perez TV Movie
2008 Twilight Angela Weber
2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Angela Weber
2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Angela Weber
2011 96 Minutes Lena
2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 Angela Weber
2011 Howlin' for You Cleo Short film
2011 Pop Star Roxie Santos
2012 7500 Raquel Mendoza
2013 Broken Doll Tori

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2004–2007 Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide Suzie Crabgrass Recurring role - 44 episodes
2005 Zoey 101 Girl #1 Episode: "School Dance"
2006 7th Heaven Receptionist Episode: "Broken Hearts and Promises"
2007 Hannah Montana Alexa Episode: "The Idol Side of Me"
2011 American Horror Story: Murder House Becca Episode: "Pilot"
2011–2012 The Secret Life of the American Teenager Raven 9 episodes
2014–present The Walking Dead Rosita Espinosa Season 4; recurring - 4 episodes
Season 5; series regular

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b http://www.movietome.com/people/289258/christian-serratos/index.html
  2. ^ a b Tribute: Christian Serratos Biography March 30, 2014
  3. ^ "Christian Serratos". LePhant Magazine. 2009-02-04. Retrieved 2009-02-06. [dead link]
  4. ^ "New Moon Actors arrived in Vancouver". ReelzChannel. 2009-04-11. Retrieved 2009-04-19. 
  5. ^ "2010 Hot 100-36". Maxim. 2010-05-29. 
  6. ^ http://www.deadline.com/2013/09/christian-serratos-the-walking-dead-twilight-rosita-espinosa/
  7. ^ "Christian Serratos Poses Nude for New PETA Ad". American Superstar Magazine. 2009-11-09. Retrieved 2009-11-09. 
  8. ^ Carroll, Larry. "'Twilight' Stars Use Their Newfound Fame For Good Causes" MTV.com August 17, 2009
  9. ^ "Christian Serratos," Maxim, 19 October 2012.

10. http://www.popsugar.com/Walking-Dead-Season-Finale-Interview-Rosita-Video-34450412 Popsugar Walking Dead Interview

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