Shanica (also spelled Shanika) Channell Knowles (born in Atlanta, Georgia on November 17, 1988) is an American actress and singer, best known for her roles in Jump In! and Hannah Montana. She is a cousin of Beyoncé and Solange Knowles.
Her first major appearance on television was as Vanessa in Unfabulous. She was later in the Disney Channel Original Movie, Jump In! as Shauna Keaton alongside Corbin Bleu and Keke Palmer. In 2007, she made a small role in Super Sweet 16: The Movie. She is most notably known as Amber Adesen on the Disney Channel television show Hannah Montana.
|2005||Unfabulous||Vanessa/Cheerleader #2||The Grey Area, The Last Day of 7th Grade, The Perfect Couple|
|2006-2011||Hannah Montana||Amber Adesen||15 episodes|
|2007||Jump In!||Shauna Keaton|
|2007||Super Sweet 16: The Movie||Sierra|
|2011||Harry's Law||Shonda||Bangers in the House|
|2011||In the Flow with Affion Crockett||Ella|
|2011||Awkward.||Michelle||Pilot, The Scarlet Eye, The Way We Weren't|
|2011||Melissa & Joey||Sandra||Breaking Up Is Hard To Do|
|2013||Real Husbands of Hollywood||Rondayvu||Frauditions|