Wylie in 2018
|Born||January 7, 2004|
Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S.
Sofia Wylie (born January 7, 2004) is an American actress and dancer, known for her role as Buffy Driscoll on the Disney Channel series Andi Mack. Her other roles include Cory Bailey in Australian film Back of the Net and Riri Williams in the Marvel Rising animated franchise. She will star in upcoming Disney Channel short-form web series Shook and Disney+ series High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.
Wylie was born in Scottsdale, Arizona and grew up in Tramonto to parents Chris and Amy. She has an older sister, Isabella "Bella", who appeared in an episode of Chopped Junior and won. Wylie has been dancing since she was 5 years old and trained in acting at Second City Training Center in Hollywood, California.
Wylie started her career in dance, making appearances on So You Think You Can Dance in 2011 and 2016 and America's Got Talent in 2015. She performed on Justin Bieber's Purpose World Tour. In 2017, she started the Internet-based 4K Dance Series with Utah dancers while filming Andi Mack. In 2019, she started Dancing with Sofia Wylie, an IGTV educational dance series.
Wylie made her film debut as Cory Bailey in the 2019 Australian film, Back of the Net, which had a theatrical release in Australia and aired on Disney Channel in the United States. She also voiced the role of Riri Williams in animated TV movie, Marvel Rising: Heart of Iron, which aired on Disney XD. On February 15, 2019, it was announced that she would play the role of Gina Porter in the upcoming Disney+ series, High School Musical: The Musical: The Series. The series will be available from launch in November. It was announced in August that Wylie would star as Mia in Shook, a short-form web series premiering on Disney Channel’s YouTube channel in September.
In March 2019, Wylie launched a production company, AIFOS and is set to adapt Jenny Torres Sanchez's novel, The Fall of Innocence as its first project. In June 2019, Wylie signed with United Talent Agency.
|2019||Back of the Net||Cory Bailey|||
|2011, 2016||So You Think You Can Dance||Herself||Dancer; 2 episodes|
|2015||America's Got Talent||Herself||Dancer; 1 episode|
|2017||Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn||June||3 episodes|||
|2017–2019||Andi Mack||Buffy Driscoll||Main role|||
|2019||Marvel Rising: Heart of Iron||Ironheart / Riri Williams||Voice role; television film|||
|2019||High School Musical: The Musical: The Series||Gina Porter||Main role|||
|2019||Marvel Rising: Battle of the Bands||Ironheart / Riri Williams||Voice role; special|
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