April 8, 1992 |
Florida, United States
|Occupation||Actress, voice actress|
Young's first role was in 2001 when she played the role of Sue Ann Butler on the Showtime series Going to California. From 2005 to 2008, she had a recurring role as Jennifer on Everybody Hates Chris, and from 2009 to 2011, she recurred on Days of Our Lives as Kinsey. Young has also had guest starring roles on the MTV series Awkward (2011), Ghost Whisperer (2006), and Freddie (2006). She then co-starred in the Universal Studios film Wild Child (2008). In 2010, Young played the role of KC in the film The Social Network.
In 2011, she had a recurring role as Leah on American Horror Story: Murder House, the first season in the anthology series. In addition, Young played the role of Rose in The Midnight Game, which was released in 2013 by Anchor Bay Entertainment. Young has also starred in a film called 2 Bedroom 1 Bath (2014), and had a guest starring role on Criminal Minds (2012). In 2014, she played the role of Gloriana in the web series What's Next for Sarah?. Young's upcoming projects include the television movie Checked Out, Vivian Miller in the film Cawdor, and the lead role of Robin in Nightlight, which are all expected for a 2014 release.
As a voice actress, Young recorded voice and motion capture for the lead role of Annie in Dead Rising 3. Young previously voiced many of the Trix, Lucky Charms and Coco Puffs commercials, and has also done ADR work in Wes Craven's My Soul To Take, Mel Gibson's Apocalypto, and Blades of Glory.
|2002||The Wishing Stone||Shelby|
|2005||The Naked Brothers Band: The Movie||Girl Magnet Fan|
|2006||Waltzing Anna||Catherine Rhoades|
|2010||The Social Network||K.C.|
|2013||The Midnight Game||Rose|
|2014||2 Bedroom 1 Bath||Siena|
|2001||Going to California||Sue Ann Butler||Episode: "Hurricane Al: A Tale of Key Largo"|
|2005–08||Everybody Hates Chris||Jennifer Thompson||Recurring role; 4 episodes|
|2006||Ghost Whisperer||Young Stacy||Episode: "Friendly Neighborhood Ghost"|
|2006||Freddie||Emma||Episode: "Freddie and the Hot Mom"|
|2009–11||Days of Our Lives||Kinsey||Recurring role; 62 episodes|
|2011||Awkward||Danielle||Episode: "My Super Bittersweet Sixteen"|
|2011||American Horror Story: Murder House||Leah||Recurring role; 3 episodes|
|2012||Criminal Minds||Mackenzie Acklin||Episode: "Through the Looking Glass"|
|2014||What's Next for Sarah?||Gloriana||Episode: "#1.3"|
|2014||Checked Out||Mya||Television film|
|2006||The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause||ADR voice|
|2006||The Nativity Story||Naomi||Uncredited|
|2007||Blades of Glory||ADR voice|
|2007||Bridge to Terabithia||Ellie Aarons||Uncredited|
|2009||Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience||ADR voice|
|2010||My Soul to Take||ADR voice|
|2013||Dead Rising 3||Annie||Also motion capture|
- Shelby Young (I) at The Internet Movie Database
- "Play The Midnight Game at Home". Dread Central.
- "Lionsgate, Film Arcade Team On Found-Footage ‘Nightlight’". Bloody-Disgusting.com. May 27, 2014.
- Shelby Young's Trivia Page at The Internet Movie Database
- Shelby Young's Bio at The Internet Movie Database