Christian Serratos

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Christian Serratos
Christian Serratos 2009.jpg
Serratos in September 2009
Born Christian Marie Cerritos
(1990-09-21) September 21, 1990 (age 24)
California, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2004–present

Christian Marie Serratos[1] (born September 21, 1990) is an American actress, who plays Rosita Espinosa in The Walking Dead. She is known for playing Suzie Crabgrass in the Nickelodeon series Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide and Angela Weber in The Twilight Saga series.

Early life

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]

Career

Serratos played Suzie Crabgrass in the Nickelodeon series Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide, which debuted in 2004 and ended in 2007 after three seasons.[4]

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.[5] 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.[6]

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".[7][8]

Personal life

Serratos became a vegetarian. She has posed for a number of PETA campaigns promoting a vegan lifestyle.[9][10][11]

Filmography

Film

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

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

  1. ^ a b Christian Serratos at the Wayback Machine (archived February 7, 2008) MovieTome
  2. ^ a b Tribute: Christian Serratos Biography March 30, 2014
  3. ^ "Christian Serratos". LePhant Magazine. 2009-02-04. Archived from the original on 2009-02-11. Retrieved 2009-02-06. 
  4. ^ Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide Cast and Crew on. Tv.com. Retrieved on 2011-03-21.
  5. ^ "New Moon Actors arrived in Vancouver". ReelzChannel. 2009-04-11. Retrieved 2009-04-19. 
  6. ^ "2010 Hot 100-36". Maxim. 2010-05-29. 
  7. ^ Nellie Andreeva (September 16, 2013). "Christian Serratos Joins ‘The Walking Dead’ — Cast As Rosita Espinosa". Deadline. Retrieved 30 September 2014. 
  8. ^ Popsugar Walking Dead Interview
  9. ^ "Christian Serratos Poses Nude for New PETA Ad". American Superstar Magazine. 2009-11-09. Retrieved 2009-11-09. 
  10. ^ Carroll, Larry. "'Twilight' Stars Use Their Newfound Fame For Good Causes" MTV.com August 17, 2009
  11. ^ "Christian Serratos," Maxim, 19 October 2012.


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