Chelsea Kane Staub
September 15, 1988
Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.
Chelsea Kane (born Chelsea Kane Staub; September 15, 1988) is an American actress and singer. She is known for her role as Stella Malone in the Disney Channel sitcom television series Jonas and the role of Riley Perrin in the Freeform sitcom, Baby Daddy.
Kane made her professional acting debut in the 2001 short film entitled Failure of Pamela Salt. She went on to guest star in the television series Cracking Up, Listen Up!, the pilot episode of Summerland and the 2004 direct-to-video film Arizona Summer.
In 2008, she starred in the original movie, Minutemen, as Stephanie Jameson. She also appeared in one episode of Wizards of Waverly Place (the episode, "The Supernatural") and she starred in the Disney Channel original film Starstruck (2010). She played the role of Stella Malone, the stylist and long time best friend of the band J.O.N.A.S., in the Disney Channel series Jonas The series aired from 2009 to 2010. From 2010 to 2014, Kane co-starred in the Disney Channel animated series Fish Hooks voicing the role of Bea Goldfishberg.
In 2010, Kane filmed a web series called "The Homes" written and directed by John Cabrera. The series premiered on January 27, 2011 on Lockerz.com. Kane was one of the celebrity contestants in season 12 on the American ballroom competition Dancing with the Stars. Her professional partner was Mark Ballas, a two-time champion of the series. She made it to the season finale, but finished in third place behind Hines Ward and Kirstie Alley.
In 2012, Kane joined the cast of the final season of The CW's One Tree Hill in a recurring role. She played a character named Tara, who is a love interest for Kane's real life ex-boyfriend Stephen Colletti's character, Chase. Since 2012, Kane has co-starred as Riley Perrin in the ABC Family sitcom Baby Daddy until the end of its run in 2017.
|2004||Arizona Summer||Carol||Direct-to-video film|
|2007||Bratz||Meredith Baxter Dimly||First theatrical role|
|2008||Minutemen||Stephanie Jameson||Disney Channel original film|
|2013||Lovestruck: The Musical||Young Harper Hutton/Debbie Hayworth||ABC Family original film|
|2014||Pop Fan||Ava Pierce||Main role; Lifetime original film|
|2004||Listen Up!||Young girl||Episode: "Grandmaster of the Wolfhunt"|
|Cracking Up||Nora Jones||Episodes: "Grudge Match", "Learning Disability"|
|2008||Wizards of Waverly Place||Kari Landsdorf||Episode: "The Supernatural"|
|The Bill Engvall Show||Erica||Episode: "Pineblock Derby"|
|Disney Channel Games||Herself||5 episodes|
|Jonas Brothers: Living the Dream||Herself||Episode: "Hello Hollywood"|
|2009–2010||Jonas||Stella Malone||Main role; Disney Channel original series|
|2010–2014||Fish Hooks||Bea Goldfishberg (voice)||Main role; Disney Channel original series|
|2011||Dancing with the Stars||Herself/contestant||Season 12; placed third|
|So Random!||Herself||Episode: "Chelsea Kane Staub and Hot Chelle Rae"|
|The Homes||Annie Holmes||Main role; web series|
|2012||One Tree Hill||Tara Richards||Recurring role, 5 episodes|
|CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Brooke Casidy||Episode: "Trends with Benefits"|
|2012–2017||Baby Daddy||Riley Perrin||Main role; ABC Family original series|
|2012||Drop Dead Diva||Paige McBride||Episode: "Jane's Getting Married"|
|2015||Rick and Morty||Arthricia (voice)||Episode: "Look Who's Purging Now"|
|Regular Show||Chrissy (voice)||Episode: "Return of Party Horse"|
|2018–2019||Hot Streets||Jen Sanders (voice)||Main role|
|2018||A Christmas for the Books||Joanna Moret||Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Channel Television Film|
|2009||"U Can't Touch This"||Daniel Curtis Lee and Adam Hicks||Cameo appearance|
|"Chelsea"||The Summer Set||Herself|
|2007||"It's All About Me" (feat. Malese Jow and Anneliese van der Pol)||Bratz: Motion Picture Soundtrack|
|2011||"When Everything Falls Back Down" (with Action Item)||The Stronger The Love|
Awards and nominations
|2009||Teen Choice Awards||Choice TV Breakout Star Female||Jonas L.A.||Nominated|
|2012||Teen Choice Awards||Summer TV Star: Female||Baby Daddy||Nominated|
|2013||Teen Choice Awards||Summer TV Star: Female||Nominated|
Dancing with the Stars performances
Chelsea Kane's partner was Mark Ballas.
|Week #||Dance / Song||Judges' score||Result|
|1||Foxtrot / "King of Anything"||7||7||7||No elimination|
|2||Jive / "I Write Sins Not Tragedies"||6||5||7||Safe|
|4||Viennese Waltz/ "Hedwig's Theme"||9||8||9||Safe|
|5||Samba / "Party in the U.S.A."||9||8||9||Safe|
|6||Quickstep / "Walking on Sunshine"||10||9||9||Safe|
|7||Cha-cha-cha / "Born This Way"
Paso Doble / "Ghosts 'n' Stuff"
|8||Waltz /"My Love"
Salsa / "Get Busy"
|9||Argentine Tango / "Assassin's Tango"
Rumba / "Eyes on Fire"
Cha-cha-cha / "Just Dance"
|10||Judge's Pick Samba / "Hip Hip Chin Chin"
Freestyle / "Latinos"
Viennese Waltz / "Hedwig's Theme"
- In week 7, Donnie Burns was the guest judge and scored the dances.
- On the finale, Chelsea Kane received third place despite tying for the top of the leaderboard, topping the leaderboard for 6 other dances throughout the season, and having the second highest average in the season.
- Staub, Chelsea (July 21, 2008). "ChelseaStaubPersonal" (official youtube). YouTube. Retrieved July 18, 2009.
- "Chelsea Kane (Staub) Explains Name Change". cambio.com. Archived from the original on March 12, 2011. Retrieved March 2, 2011.
- Lee, Michael J (November 20, 2007). "Chelsea Staub Interviews". RadioFree.com. Retrieved January 8, 2008.
- Cone Sexton, Connie (May 26, 2011). "Phoenix Valley Youth Theatre's 'Annie' finds dog stars". The Arizona Republic. Retrieved June 6, 2011.
- Hale, Mike (March 25, 2011). "A-List Stars Invade Digital Auteurs' Space". The New York Times. Retrieved June 6, 2011.
- Cohen, Sandy (May 25, 2011). "Hines Ward part of a string of 'Dancing' athletes". USA TODAY. Retrieved June 6, 2011.
- Bierly, Mandi. "Chelsea Kane to guest on 'One Tree Hill' - EXCLUSIVE | Inside TV | EW.com". Insidetv.ew.com. Retrieved July 16, 2012.
- "Industry Chelsea Kane, Patricia Richardson, Todd Sherry & Josh Zuckerman cast in a new circumcision comedy play KNIFE TO THE HEART". Broadway World. March 19, 2018.
- "A Christmas for the Books (HMC 2018, Chelsea Kane, Drew Seeley)". Memorable TV. December 14, 2018.