Brittany Curran

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Brittany Curran
BornBrittany Elizabeth Curran
(1990-06-02) June 2, 1990 (age 23)
Weymouth, Massachusetts, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active2001–present
 
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Brittany Curran
BornBrittany Elizabeth Curran
(1990-06-02) June 2, 1990 (age 23)
Weymouth, Massachusetts, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active2001–present

Brittany Elizabeth Curran (born June 2, 1990) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Lucy Tranelli in the comedy-drama television series Men of a Certain Age.

Career[edit]

Born in Weymouth, Massachusetts, she also lived in other parts of the Massachusetts area including Avon, Marstons Mills, Cape Cod and Hingham.[1] As a child, she took part in plays and also studied ballet, jazz and tap and the violin, as well as participating in summer theatre.[1][2]

At eleven years-old, Curran made her screen acting debut on an episode of the sketch comedy series MADtv in 2001. She went on to guest star in the television series Drake & Josh, The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, The Suite Life on Deck and Ghost Whisperer, Criminal Minds, and The Young and the Restless.

In 2009, Curran was cast in her best known role to date as Lucy Tranelli in comedy-drama television series Men of a Certain Age, the daughter of Ray Romano's character. In 2011, she was nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) - Supporting Young Actress, for her work in the series.[3] The series was canceled in 2011, after two seasons.[4]

Curran also had roles in the films 13 Going on 30, Akeelah and the Bee and The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It, The Uninvited and Legally Blondes. In 2012, she cast as the female lead in Marcus Nispel's film Backmask.[5] In 2013, she began her recurring role as Phoebe Daly on the ABC Family series Twisted.[6]

Filmography[edit]

Film
YearTitleRoleNotes
200413 Going on 30Six Chick
2004U.S. Air MarshalsCheerleader MindyShort film
2004FrenchingStephanieLead role, short film
2005BetsyBetsyLead role, short film, also associate producer
2005A Host of TroubleMary Pat WeberShort film
2006Akeelah and the BeeDistrict Speller #1
2006Monster HouseJennyUncredited, voice-over role
2007The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About ItPriscilla WrightDirect-to-video film
2007A Lesson in BiologyAlmaLead role, short film
2008The UninvitedHelenaDirect-to-video film
2008Dog GoneLillyDirect-to-video film
2008The Adventures of Food BoyShelby
2009Legally BlondesTiffany DonohughDirect-to-video film
2013BackmaskReignLead role
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
2001MADtvRuthieEpisode #7.8
2002Power Rangers Wild ForceYoung GirlEpisode: "The Soul of Humanity"
2004Complete SavagesJosieEpisode: "Voodude"
2005Go FigurePamelaTelevision film
2006The Young and the RestlessLindseyEpisode #1.8427
2006–2007Drake & JoshCarlyEpisodes: "Who's Got Game?", "The Storm"
2007SharkAnnieEpisode: "Fall from Grace"
2007ZipNatalieUnsold TV pilot
2007Mr Robinson's Driving SchoolMissyTV miniseries
2007The Suite Life of Zack & CodyChelsea BrimmerEpisodes: "Miniature Golf", "Who's the Boss?", "Tiptonline"
2008The Suite Life on DeckChelsea BrimmerEpisode: "Flowers and Chocolate"
2009Ghost WhispererKristy MarksEpisode: "Slow Born"
2009–2011Men of a Certain AgeLucy TranelliMain role
2012Criminal MindsAddyson JonesEpisode: "The Wheels on the Bus..."
2013–presentTwistedPhoebe DalyRecurring role
2013–presentChicago FireKatie NolanRecurring role

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Murray, Ken (September 6, 2011). "Get to know Brittany Curran". Examiner.com. Retrieved June 29, 2013.
  2. ^ Soroff, Jonathan. "Brittany Curran". Improper Bostonian. Retrieved June 29, 2013. 
  3. ^ "32nd Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". youngartistawards.org. Retrieved June 29, 2013. 
  4. ^ Seidman, Robert (July 15, 2011). "TNT Cancels 'Men of a Certain Age'". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved July 15, 2011. 
  5. ^ Miller, Daniel (June 05, 2012). "Brittany Curran Cast as Female Lead in Thriller 'Backmask'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved June 29, 2013. 
  6. ^ "PRETTY LITTLE LIARS' Tyler Blackburn, TWISTED's Brittany Curran to Host Live Twitter Chats, 6/25". tv.broadwayworld.com. June 24, 2013. Retrieved June 29, 2013. 

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