Tajja Isen

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Tajja Isen
Born (1991-06-29) June 29, 1991 (age 24)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actress, singer and song writer
Years active 2003-present

Tajja Isen (born June 29, 1991)[1] is a Canadian actress and singer-songwriter who is best known for voicing the titular character in the television series Atomic Betty. She has several other voice credits, including the voice of Samantha in the movie Franklin and the Turtle Lake Treasure, Jane in the television series Jane and the Dragon, Jodie in the television series Time Warp Trio, and Sister Bear in the television series The Berenstain Bears.

Biography[edit]

Tajja Isen was born in Toronto, Ontario. At 10 years old, she began her voice acting career with The Berenstain Bears.[2]

In 2004, she portrayed Young Nala in a Toronto production of Disney's The Lion King [2] and was nominated for an Equity Emerging Artist Award for that role.[1]

Since 2008, she has been working on releasing her first solo album.[3] She cites Tori Amos, Kate Bush and Paul McCartney as some of her influences.[3]

Discography[edit]

Selected filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2003-2004 The Berenstain Bears Sister Bear 40 episodes
2003-2006 The Save-Ums Jazzi 45 episodes
2004-2006 JoJo's Circus Trina/Princess Josephina
2004-2008 Atomic Betty Betty (title role) 78 episodes
2005-2006 Time Warp Trio Jodie
2005-2011 Jane and the Dragon Jane Turnkey (title role)
2007-2012 Super Why! Princess Pea 80 episodes
2011–present Mia and Me Yuko

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Fanfair, Ron (2009-10-29). "Gemini Award for first-time nominee". sharenews.com. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  2. ^ a b "Tajja Isen Interview". toonarific.com. 2005-12-11. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "Singer mixes rock with touch of jazz". jewishtribune.ca. 2008-12-15. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  4. ^ "KOCH Records Announces Exclusive Audio Deal With Skywriter Entertainment and Breakthrough Publishing for Hit Children's Property, "Atomic Betty"". newsblaze.com. 2005-10-04. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  5. ^ "25th Annual Young Artist Awards - Winners and Nominations". youngartistawards.com. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  6. ^ "26th Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". youngartistawards.org. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  7. ^ "27th Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". youngartistawards.org. 2006-03-25. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  8. ^ "28th Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". youngartistawards.org. 2007-03-10. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  9. ^ "Gemini Awards Celebrate Comedy, Drama and Variety". broadcastermagazine.com. 2009-10-21. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 

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