Morgan York

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Morgan York
Born Morgan Elizabeth York
(1993-01-18) January 18, 1993 (age 21)
Burbank, California, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2001–2010
Website
http://morganelizabethyork.blogspot.com/

Morgan Elizabeth York (born January 18, 1993) is an American former actress, best known for her role as Kim Baker in Cheaper by the Dozen and Cheaper by the Dozen 2, and also her role as Sarah in Hannah Montana.

Career[edit]

York's first professional job was a Braun ThermoScan Ear Thermometer commercial when she was eight months old. At the age of 9 she got an agent and started going out on auditions and consistently receiving call-backs. Her first film role was the part of Kim Baker in the box-office hit Cheaper by the Dozen and then headed to Toronto the following summer (2004) to film The Pacifier in the role of LuLu Plummer. The next summer (2005), York headed back to Toronto to film Cheaper by the Dozen 2. In 2006-2010 York appeared in 11 episodes of Disney's Hannah Montana. York has posted on her blog that she stopped acting in 2010.[1]after Hannah Montana's fourth season finished production. She stated she will not return to acting in the future.

Personal life[edit]

York was born in Burbank, California. She lived in Studio City until her family moved in New York City in November of 1997. They lived in New York until the end of 2000. While they were living there, York studied acting and spent several Saturday afternoons at Broadway matinees. York is the oldest of three. She has a younger sister and brother. She is, in addition to being an actress, an avid writer. She is currently working on a four-part series, the first three of which she has completed and is working on getting published.

York stopped acting at age 17, due to not being interested in the acting craft, but in being a writer.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Film Role "Notes
2003 Vest, TheThe Vest Extra
Cheaper by the Dozen Kim Baker Won a Young Artist Awards for Best Young Ensemble
2005 Pacifier, TheThe Pacifier Lulu Plummer
Cheaper by the Dozen 2 Kim Baker Nominated for a Young Artist Awards for Best Young Ensemble
Television
Year Production Character "Notes
2001 Sesame Street: Kids' Favorite Songs 2 Herself Featured with sister Wendy
2004 Practice, TheThe Practice Melissa Stewart Episode: "Going Home"
Life with Bonnie Christine Harris Episode: "Dare to Be Different"
2006–2010 Hannah Montana Sarah TV series (11 episodes)

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated Work Result
2004 Young Artist Awards Best Young Ensemble in a Feature Film Cheaper by the Dozen Won
2006 Young Artist Awards Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble Cast Cheaper by the Dozen 2 Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ York, Morgan. "Why I Stopped Acting". Retrieved 17 November 2012. 
  2. ^ http://morganelizabethyork.blogspot.com.au/2012/07/im-back-if-anyones-still-there.html

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