Taylor Parks

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Taylor Parks
Born (1993-09-20) September 20, 1993 (age 22)
Mesquite, Texas, U.S.
Occupation Actress, singer-songwriter
Years active 2006–present

Taylor Parks (born September 20, 1993 in Mesquite, Texas) is an American actress and singer-songwriter. She is best known for her role as Little Inez in the 2007 film Hairspray.[1]

She has also appeared in the television series Gilmore Girls, Everybody Hates Chris, Carpoolers, Bones, Victorious, and had a recurring role in the Nickelodeon sitcom True Jackson, VP starring Keke Palmer. Parks is also a personal friend of Palmer's.[2][3]

Musically, Parks was featured on former Missy Elliott protégée Brianna Perry's 2014 recording, "Since U Left".[4]


Year Title Role Notes
2007 Hairspray Little Inez Stubbs Won Critic's Choice Movie Awards for Best Acting Ensemble
2007 Beyond the Pretty Door Angel Turner
2007 Love... & Other 4 Letter Words Young Stormy
2015 Justice League: Gods and Monsters Victor Stone Direct-to-video
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Gilmore Girls Singing Kid #3 Season 6, Episode 18 The Real Paul Anka
2006 Everybody Hates Chris Girl #2 Season 2, Episode 1 Everybody Hates Rejection
2007 Carpoolers Aubrey's daughter Season 1, Pilot Episode The Toaster
2009-2010 True Jackson, VP Shelley (3 episodes)
2010 Bones Jill MacIntosh Season 6, Episode 8 The Twisted Bones in the Melted Truck
2012 Victorious Kara Season 3, Episode 8 Tori and Jade's Playdate

Songwriting/Vocal Production History[edit]


Albums appearances
Title Year Others artists Album
"You Can't Stop the Beat" 2007 Nikki Blonsky, Zac Efron, Elijah Kelley, John Travolta, Queen Latifah
Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, James Marsden, Amanda Bynes and Brittany Snow

Writing credits[edit]

List of songs written by Parks for other artists.
Title Year Artist Album Notes
"My Everything"[5] Ariana Grande My Everything
"Call Me Crazy, But..."[5] Sevyn Streeter Call Me Crazy
"All In A Day's Work, Bye Baby" Danity Kane DK3
"BO$$"[5] Fifth Harmony Reflection
"So Good"[5] Jennifer Lopez A.K.A.
"Point of No Return"[5] Keyshia Cole Point of No Return Rick James ft. Juicy J
"Infinity" Mariah Carey #1 To Infinity


  1. ^ "The Hairspray Diaries Taylor Parks shares secrets from the set". Scholastic.com. July 18, 2007. Retrieved July 6, 2011. 
  2. ^ Bonds, Randy C. (May 27, 2011). "AWP Interviews Keke Palmer & Taylor Parks (Video Inside)". And We Present. Retrieved July 6, 2011. 
  3. ^ 7 Secrets episode with Keke Palmer, dated May 15, 2010, Nickelodeon
  4. ^ "iTunes - Music - Since U Left by Brianna Perry". iTunes. Apple.com. 23 September 2014. Retrieved 29 November 2014. 
  5. ^ a b c d e http://www.allmusic.com/artist/taylor-parks-mn0003199260/credits

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