Shelby Young

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Shelby Young
Born Shelby Young
(1992-04-08) April 8, 1992 (age 22)
Florida, USA

Shelby Young (born April 8, 1992) is an American actress best known for her roles in The Social Network and Wild Child.[1] She also voices all of the Lucky Charms, Trix and Coco Puffs commercials,[1] and plays the role of Kinsey on Days of our Lives.

Career[edit]

Young works in both film and television, with notable guest appearances in the shows Everybody Hates Chris and Ghost Whisperer, as well as a role in the film Waltzing Anna. Young was the first to play the role of Stephanie in the pilot of LazyTown but had to turn the role down due to union regulations. Young also does voice work for films, and is a teen singer. She also played Ruby in the 2008 film Wild Child. She played the role of Kinsey on Days of our Lives.[2] On July 27, 2011, it was reported that Young had been let go from Days of our Lives, where she had portrayed Kinsey since 2009.[2] Young is slated to appear on an episode of new MTV comedy Awkward as well as landing a role in upcoming TV show, American Horror Story.[3]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2002 Wishing Stone, TheThe Wishing Stone Shelby
2005 Naked Brothers Band: The Movie, TheThe Naked Brothers Band: The Movie Girl Magnet Fan
2006 Waltzing Anna Catherine Rhoades
2006 Nativity Story, TheThe Nativity Story Naomi (voice)
2008 Wild Child Ruby
2010 Social Network, TheThe Social Network K.C.
2013 Midnight Game, TheThe Midnight Game Rose
2013 Nightlight Robin Post-production
2014 2 Bedroom 1 Bath Siena Post-production
2014 Cawdor Vivian Filming

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2001 Going to California Sue Ann Butler Episode: "Hurricane Al: A Tale of Key Largo"
2006 Ghost Whisperer Young Stacy Episode: "Friendly Neighborhood Ghost"
2006 Freddie Emma Episode: "Freddie and the Hot Mom"
2007 Zip Noreen TV film
2005–2008 Everybody Hates Chris Jennifer Thompson 4 episodes
2009–2011 Days of our Lives Kinsey Recurring role (62 episodes)
2011 Awkward Danielle Episode: "My Super Bittersweet Sixteen"
2011 American Horror Story: Murder House Leah Episodes: "Pilot", "Home Invasion", "Piggy Piggy"
2012 Criminal Minds Mackenzie Acklin Episode: "Through the Looking Glass"

Voice Work[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2006 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause ADR Voice
2006 The Nativity Story Naomi (voice)(uncredited)
2006 Apocalypto ADR Voice
2007 Blades of Glory ADR Voice
2007 Underdog_(film)
2009 Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience ADR Voice
2010 My Soul to Take ADR Voice
2013 Dead Rising 3 Annie (Voice)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Shelby Young (I) at The Internet Movie Database (accessed April 7, 2010)
  2. ^ a b Shelby Young at Tv.com (accessed April 7, 2010)
  3. ^ Conversations with Ross: Featuring Shelby Young http://www.rosscarey.com/2011/10/18/episode-46-featuring-shelby-young/

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