Jasmine Richards

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Jasmine Richards
Born (1990-06-28) June 28, 1990 (age 24)
Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
Occupations Actress, singer
Years active 2003–present
Website www.jasmine-richards.ca

Jasmine Denise Richards (born June 28, 1990) is a Canadian actress and singer. She is the best known for portraying of Margaret "Peggy" Dupree in Camp Rock and it's sequel Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam, as well as Margaret Browning-Levesque in the Family Channel sitcom Naturally, Sadie and Judge Tara in Overruled!.

Life and career[edit]

Richards was born in Scarborough, Ontario.[1] She moved to Oakville at the age of 1. She went to Iroquois Ridge High School. Her father left her family when she was 4, leaving her with her mother and older brother.[1]

She became interested in acting at age 11, getting an acting job at her first open audition.[1] Richards made her debut as Shakira in the television series Timeblazers. She then starred as Alice Hope, the protagonist, in the 2005 film Devotion. Richards then played Margaret Browning-Levesque in the Canadian television series Naturally, Sadie, from 2005 to 2007. Richards also appeared in many Disney Channel Express Yourself segments with her Naturally, Sadie co-stars.

In 2007, Richards made an appearance in the television series Da Kink in My Hair. In 2008, Richards appeared in the ABC Family television film Princess. The same year, Richards also appeared in the Disney Channel Original Movie Camp Rock as Margaret "Peggy" Dupree. In 2010, Richards returned to reprise her role as Peggy in Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam, a sequel to Camp Rock.[2] In the first Camp Rock film, she performed the song "Here I Am". However, her voice was dubbed with the voice of Renee Sandstrom.[3]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2008 Princess Skater Girl ABC Family television film
2008 Camp Rock Margaret "Peggy" Dupree Disney Channel Original Movie
2010 Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam Margaret "Peggy" Dupree Disney Channel Original Movie
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2005–2007 Naturally, Sadie Margaret Brown-Levesque Main cast
2009 Overruled! Tara Bohun Main cast
Guest Appearances
Year Title Role Notes
2003 Timeblazers Shakira 6 episodes
2007 Da Kink in My Hair Lauren 1 episode
2008 The Latest Buzz Dancer (Cameo in one episode, "The Power Tripping Issue")
2009 Herself Special guest star in the episode, "The You're Toast Issue"

Discography[edit]

Soundtrack albums
Songs
  • 2009: "Forgotten (Demo)" from Music Myspace Page
  • 2009: "Praise Waiteth for Thee Gospel" from Music Myspace Page
  • 2009: "Overruled! Theme Song" from Overruled!
  • 2009: "All Right Now" from Overruled! episode
  • 2011: "You Have the Power" with Thomas.L

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Ouzounian, Richard (June 20, 2008). "Jasmine Richards, Oakville's star of Camp Rock". thestar.com. Retrieved May 5, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Twenty Minutes with Camp Rock 2's Jasmine Richards". Urban Moms. August 20, 2010. Retrieved May 5, 2011. 
  3. ^ Jasmine Richards Radio Disney interview via Tommy2.net

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