Jennifer Stone

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Jennifer Stone
Jennifer Stone 2009.jpg
Stone attending "The 6th Annual Hollywood Style Awards" in Beverly Hills, CA on October 10, 2009
BornJennifer Lindsay Stone
(1993-02-12) February 12, 1993 (age 21)[1]
Arlington, Texas, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active1999–present
 
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Jennifer Stone
Jennifer Stone 2009.jpg
Stone attending "The 6th Annual Hollywood Style Awards" in Beverly Hills, CA on October 10, 2009
BornJennifer Lindsay Stone
(1993-02-12) February 12, 1993 (age 21)[1]
Arlington, Texas, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active1999–present

Jennifer Lindsay Stone (born February 12, 1993)[1] is an American actress best known for playing Harper Finkle on the Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place, the main character of Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars, and playing Abby Hanover in Mean Girls 2.

Early life[edit]

Stone was born in Arlington, Texas. She began acting at the age of six in local theaters. At the age of six Jennifer Stone began her stage career after many hours of watching her brother rehearse for community theater productions. Many leading theatrical roles (some award-winning) followed, and when she was eight she signed with an agency and began auditioning for commercials.

Career[edit]

Stone's big break came when she was cast as Martha in New Line Cinema's Secondhand Lions. She received a Young Artist Award nomination for her role in Secondhand Lions[2] as well as a nomination for her 2005 guest appearance on House, M.D.[3] She guest appeared on Line of Fire and Without a Trace. In February 2007, she joined the main cast of Disney's Wizards of Waverly Place as Harper. She has made YouTube videos with Wizards co-stars Selena Gomez and David Henrie, and created her own YouTube channel.

In 2009, she had a voice role in the Disney Channel Original Movie Dadnapped. She also lent her voice to Phineas and Ferb as the voice of Amanda, Candace's daughter in the future in 2 episodes. In 2010, she played the main character in the film Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars. In 2011, she was in the film Mean Girls 2 playing Abby Hanover.

Filmography[edit]

Film
YearTitleRoleNotes
2003Secondhand LionsMarthaAmerican film debut
2009DadnappedDebbieDisney Channel Original Movie
2009Wizards of Waverly Place: The MovieHarper FinkleDisney Channel Original Movie
2010Harriet the Spy: Blog WarsHarriet M. WelschLead role, Disney Channel Movie
2011Mean Girls 2Abby HanoverMain role, Television film
2013Nothing Left to FearMaryMain role
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
2004Line of FireLily O'Donnell"Mother and Child Reunion" (season 1: episode 8)
2005House, M.D.Jessica Simms"Heavy" (season 1: episode 16)
2005Without a TraceBrittany"The Innocents" (season 4: episode 7)
2007–12Wizards of Waverly PlaceHarper FinkleMain role; Disney Channel Original Series;
2009Phineas and FerbAmandaVoice Role; 2 episodes
2011–12Generator RexBeverly HolidayVoice role; recurring
2012Pair of KingsPriscilla"Make Dirt, Not War" (season 2: episode 23)
2012–presentDeadtime StoriesBabysitterFive episodes
2013Body of ProofHannah"Lost Souls"
2013Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex, TheThe Wizards Return: Alex vs. AlexHarper FinkleDisney Channel Special Event

Awards and nominations[edit]

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
2004Young Artist Award"Best Performance in a Feature Film - Young Actress Age Ten or Younger"Secondhand LionsNominated
2006Young Artist Award"Best Performance in a Television Series (Comedy or Drama) - Guest Starring Young Actress"House, M.D.Nominated
2008Young Artist Award"Best Young Ensemble Performance in a TV Series" (with Selena Gomez, David Henrie and Jake T. Austin)Wizards of Waverly PlaceNominated
2012Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards"Favorite TV Sidekick"Wizards of Waverly PlaceNominated[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jennifer Stone's official fansite. Accessed June 12, 2009.
  2. ^ 25th Annual Young Artist Awards. YoungArtistAwards.org. Accessed November 11, 2008.
  3. ^ 27th Annual Young Artist Awards. YoungArtistAwards.org. Accessed November 11, 2008.
  4. ^ "Kids Choice Awards 2012 - Nominees - KCA 2012". Nick.com. Retrieved March 31, 2012. [dead link]

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