Christian Serratos biography
Date of Birth: September 21, 1990
An only child, Christian Serratos was raised in Burbank, California by her Italian/Mexican mother, a
jewelry designer, and her Italian/Irish father, a veteran set construction worker. Born in
Pasadena, Serratos visited her father's sets before she was even able to talk, and by three years
old, she began working as an extra on shows like The Drew Carey Show and Coach.
At the age of seven, she was signed to powerhouse Ford Modeling Agency where she
modeled for a series of Sears's advertisements and other commercial work. Throughout her time
acting and modeling, Serratos also trained and competed as a figure skater beginning at age
three and actively competed for 10 years.
Her first major role was "Suzie Crabgrass" on Nickelodeon's Ned's Declassified School
Survival Guide, which ran for three seasons and included a TV movie titled Ned's Movie.
Immediately following, she was cast in as Bella's high school friendthe genuinely nice and honest Angelain the unbelievably popular film Twilight . She reprised her role in the follow up films: The Twilight Saga: New Moon and The Twilight Saga: Eclipse .
Serratos, a full-time vegetarian, is the exotic face of PETA's controversial "I'd Rather
Go Naked Than Wear Fur" campaign. She posed nude for PETA's anti-fur advertisementsfollowing stars such as Christina Applegate, Eva Mendes, Khloe Kardasian, and Charlize Theron.
Serratos was also recently named one of PEOPLE Magazine's 100 Most Beautiful People.
Other television credits include guest starring roles on Zoey 101, 7th Heaven, and
Disney's Hannah Montana.
Serratos enjoys playing guitar and singing, and she also has an obsession with going to
the beach. The starwhose favorite foods are pasta and pizzaloves to try new restaurants.
She currently resides in the Los Angeles area, where she hopes to buy a home for herself and her five miniature poodles: Gorilla, Uffie, Gigi, Polar and Gibson.
Christian Serratos Filmography