Sarah Jeffery

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Sarah Jeffery
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Jeffery in 2018
Born
Sarah Marie Jeffery

(1996-04-03) April 3, 1996 (age 23)
Occupation
  • Actress
  • singer
  • dancer
Years active2013–present

Sarah Marie Jeffery (born April 3, 1996[1]) is a Canadian actress and singer. She is known for her work on the NBC series Shades of Blue and the Descendants franchise. Since 2018, she has portrayed the lead role of Maggie Vera on the CW series Charmed.

Early life[edit]

Jeffery was born in Vancouver, British Columbia[1] and is of African-American, Indigenous Canadian, and English descent.[2] Jeffery has been singing, dancing and acting in musicals and theatrical productions since she was three years old.

Career[edit]

Jeffery's first major acting role was in the Cartoon Network television film Aliens in the House.[3] Shortly after, she landed a lead role in the DirecTV original series Rogue, working opposite Thandie Newton, playing the role of her daughter, Evie Travis.[4] She subsequently joined the cast of Fox's sci-fi drama series Wayward Pines playing the recurring role of Amy,[5][6] opposite Matt Dillon and Carla Gugino.

In 2015, Jeffery played the role of Princess Audrey, daughter of Princess Aurora, in the Disney Channel Original Movie, Descendants.[7] She followed this up by playing the role of Audrey in the animated spinoff to the film, Descendants: Wicked World.[8] In 2019, she reprised her role as Audrey in the third and final instalment of the franchise, Descendants 3.[9][10][11]

In January 2016, she began a lead role in Adi Hasak's American police procedural crime series Shades of Blue, playing Cristina Santos, the daughter of Jennifer Lopez's character;[12][13] the series was renewed for a second season.[14] The same year Jeffery starred in the comedy film Be Somebody with Matthew Espinosa.[15]

In February 2018, Jeffery was cast in the lead role of Maggie Vera in The CW's fantasy drama series Charmed, a reboot of the 1998 series of the same name.[16] The reboot "centers on three sisters in a college town who discover they are witches."

Filmography[edit]

Film and television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2013 Aliens in the House Katie Unsold television pilot
2013–2016 Rogue Evie Travis Main role (seasons 1–3)
2015 Wayward Pines Amy Breslow Recurring role (season 1), 6 episodes
2015 Descendants: School of Secrets Princess Audrey Main Role
2015 Descendants Princess Audrey Disney Channel Original Movie
2015–2017 Descendants: Wicked World Princess Audrey Main voice role
2015 Across the Line Jayme Crawley Film; originally titled Undone
2016–2018 Shades of Blue Cristina Santos Main role
2016 Be Somebody Emily Lowe Film
2018 The X-Files Brianna Stapleton Episodes: "Ghouli", "My Struggle IV"
2018 Daphne & Velma Daphne Blake Direct-to-video film
2018–present Charmed Maggie Vera Main role
2019 Descendants 3 Princess Audrey Disney Channel Original Movie
2019 Robot Chicken Prinzessin, Samantha, Old Woman (voice) Episode: "Boogie Bardstown in: No Need, I Have Coupons"
2019 Cake TV Miracle ross Replaced Anna Maria Perez de Tagle

Discography[edit]

Soundtrack albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
US
[17]
US
OST

[18]
AUS
[19]
BEL
[20]
FRA
[21]
GER
[22]
ITA
[23]
NL
[24]
SPA
[25]
Descendants
  • Released: July 31, 2015[26]
  • Formats: CD, digital download
  • Label: Walt Disney
1 1 57 178 102 50 19 50 36 RIAA: Gold[27]
Descendants 3
  • Released: August 2, 2019[28]
  • Formats: Digital download
  • Label: Walt Disney
7 1 36 110
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that territory.

Singles[edit]

Title Year Peak
chart
positions
Album
CAN
[29]
IRE
[30]
UK
[31]
US
[32]
"Queen of Mean" 2019 57 83 89 49 Descendants 3

Other appearances[edit]

Title Year Peak
chart
positions
Album
US
"Set It Off"
(with Dove Cameron, Sofia Carson, Cameron Boyce, Booboo Stewart, Mitchell Hope, and Jeff Lewis)
2015 [A] Descendants
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that territory.

Accolades[edit]

Year Association Category Work Result Ref.
2015 Leo Awards Best Supporting Performance by a Female in a Dramatic Series Rogue – "Coup de Grace" Nominated [34]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Set It Off" did not enter the Billboard Hot 100, but peaked at number 6 on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart.[33]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Sarah Jeffrey: 13 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About The 'Charmed' Star". PopBuzz. Retrieved August 21, 2019.
  2. ^ Lassmann, Chelsea Greenwood (November 12, 2018). ""Charmed" Star Sarah Jeffery Would Use Her Magic Powers on Her Dog". Teen Vogue. Retrieved August 19, 2019.
  3. ^ ohmar (March 18, 2019). "Who Is Sarah Jeffery? Here Are 10 Facts You May Not Know About Her". Answers Africa. Retrieved August 21, 2019.
  4. ^ "Rogue Cast". TV.com. April 3, 2013. Retrieved July 6, 2015.
  5. ^ "'Wayward Pines' Full Cast List Revealed; M. Night Shyamalan's Thriller Series to Debut in May". International Business Times. May 3, 2015. Retrieved July 5, 2015.
  6. ^ Mitovich, Matt Webb (July 6, 2015). "Wayward Pines Video: Has the First Generation Suffered a Tragic Loss?". TVLine. Retrieved July 6, 2016. Instead, Ben was felled and found bloody and unconscious after being blasted out of the delivery truck where he and girlfriend Amy (Sarah Jeffery) were… growing closer.
  7. ^ Li, Shirley (July 31, 2015). "Descendants react: Did the tale about junior villains cast a spell?". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved July 6, 2016. Eventually, the high school high jinks lead to Mal casting a love spell on Ben so she can steal him away from Sleeping Beauty's daughter Audrey (Sarah Jeffery)...
  8. ^ "Animated Short-Form Series 'Descendants Wicked World' to Premiere Friday, September 18 on Disney Channel" (Press release). Disney Channel. August 5, 2015. Retrieved July 6, 2016 – via TV by the Numbers.
  9. ^ Nemetz, Dave (February 23, 2018). "Charmed Reboot Adds Sarah Jeffery to Play Youngest Sister Witch". TVLine. Retrieved February 24, 2018.
  10. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (February 23, 2018). "'Charmed': Sarah Jeffery Cast As A Lead In The CW Reboot Pilot". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 24, 2018.
  11. ^ Lulla (March 11, 2018). "Charmed 2018 (The CW) pilot preview: Is the #StopCharmedReboot movement worth the trouble?". Season-zero.com. Retrieved March 19, 2018.
  12. ^ Pedersen, Erik (April 8, 2015). "Sarah Jeffery Joins 'Shades Of Blue'; Mamie Gummer Cast In 'Manhattan'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 23, 2015.
  13. ^ McNamara, Mary (January 7, 2016). "Review Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta enforce the law from the dark side in NBC's 'Shades of Blue'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved July 6, 2016. He is particularly devoted to Harlee and her daughter, Cristina (Sarah Jeffery), whose bright future — cello lessons! private school! — Harlee will go to any length to ensure.
  14. ^ Wagmeister, Elizabeth (February 5, 2016). "NBC Renews Jennifer Lopez's 'Shades of Blue' for Season 2". Variety. Retrieved July 6, 2016.
  15. ^ McNary, Dave (April 27, 2016). "Paramount, Studio 71 Teaming on Matthew Espinosa's 'Be Somebody'". Variety. Retrieved July 6, 2016. Espinosa will be making his acting debut as Jordan Jaye. The film also stars Sarah Jeffery (“Wayward Pines”), Tava Smiley (“General Hospital”), Caitlin Keats, LaMonica Garrett and Allison Paige.
  16. ^ Swift, Andy (March 25, 2018). "Charmed Reboot: How Does The CW's Pilot Compare to the Original Series?". TVLine. Retrieved March 26, 2018.
  17. ^ "Billboard 200 - August 22, 2015". Billboard. Retrieved August 12, 2015.
  18. ^ "Top Soundtracks - August 22, 2015". Billboard. Retrieved August 12, 2015.
  19. ^ Ryan, Gavin (August 8, 2015). "ARIA Albums: Meghan Trainor 'Title' Is No 1". Noise11. Retrieved August 8, 2015.
  20. ^ "Soundtrack - Descendandants". Retrieved December 16, 2015.
  21. ^ "Soundtrack - Descendandants". Archived from the original on December 22, 2015. Retrieved December 16, 2015.
  22. ^ "Soundtrack - Descendandants". Retrieved December 16, 2015.
  23. ^ "FIMI Compilation Albums - WK 40". Retrieved October 9, 2015.
  24. ^ "Dutch charts". dutchcharts.nl Mega Top. May 30, 2011. Retrieved June 4, 2011.
  25. ^ "Spanish charts". Spanish charts. Archived from the original on February 6, 2016. Retrieved April 16, 2014.
  26. ^ "Descendants (Original TV Movie Soundtrack)". iTunes. July 31, 2015. Retrieved July 31, 2015.
  27. ^ "American album certifications — Various Artists — Descendants". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved April 21, 2017.
  28. ^ "Descendants 3 (Original TV Movie Soundtrack)". iTunes. August 2, 2019. Retrieved May 31, 2019.
  29. ^ "Sarah Jeffery Chart History: Canadian Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved August 20, 2019.
  30. ^ "IRMA – Irish Charts". Irish Recorded Music Association. Retrieved August 17, 2019.
  31. ^ "Sarah Jeffery | full Official Chart history". Official Charts Company. Retrieved August 17, 2019.
  32. ^ "Sarah Jeffery Chart History: Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved August 20, 2019.
  33. ^ Cite error: The named reference hot100 was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  34. ^ "Winners by Name". Leo Awards. June 12, 2015. Retrieved July 6, 2015.

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