Morgan York

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Morgan York
BornMorgan Elizabeth York
(1993-01-18) January 18, 1993 (age 21)
Burbank, California, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active2001–2010
Website
http://morganelizabethyork.blogspot.com/
 
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Morgan York
BornMorgan Elizabeth York
(1993-01-18) January 18, 1993 (age 21)
Burbank, California, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active2001–2010
Website
http://morganelizabethyork.blogspot.com/

Morgan Elizabeth York (born January 18, 1993) is an American former actress, best known for her role as Kim Baker in Cheaper by the Dozen and Cheaper by the Dozen 2, and also her role as Sarah in Hannah Montana.

Career[edit]

York's first professional job was a Braun ThermoScan Ear Thermometer commercial when she was eight months old. At the age of 9 she got an agent and started going out on auditions and consistently receiving call-backs. Her first film role was the part of Kim Baker in the box-office hit Cheaper by the Dozen and then headed to Toronto the following summer (2004) to film The Pacifier in the role of LuLu Plummer. The next summer (2005), York headed back to Toronto to film Cheaper by the Dozen 2. In 2006-2010 York appeared in 11 episodes of Disney's Hannah Montana. York has posted on her blog that she stopped acting in 2010.[1]after Hannah Montana's fourth season finished production. She stated she will not return to acting in the future.

Personal life[edit]

York was born in Burbank, California. She lived in Studio City until her family moved to New York City in November of 1997. They lived in New York until the end of 2000. While they were living there, York studied acting and spent several Saturday afternoons at Broadway matinees. York is the oldest of three. She has a younger sister and brother. She is, in addition to being an actress, an avid writer. She is currently working on a four-part series, the first three of which she has completed and is working on getting published.

York stopped acting at age 17, as she lost interest in acting. On her personal website she started that her days on set of Hannah Montana were spend reading books and she was not enjoying acting the way she used to.

Morgan is taking a writers/literature course at Collage now. [2]

Filmography[edit]

Film
YearFilmRole"Notes
2003Vest, TheThe VestExtra
Cheaper by the DozenKim BakerWon a Young Artist Awards for Best Young Ensemble
2005Pacifier, TheThe PacifierLulu Plummer
Cheaper by the Dozen 2Kim BakerNominated for a Young Artist Awards for Best Young Ensemble
Television
YearProductionCharacter"Notes
2001Sesame Street: Kids' Favorite Songs 2HerselfFeatured with sister Wendy
2004Practice, TheThe PracticeMelissa StewartEpisode: "Going Home"
Life with BonnieChristine HarrisEpisode: "Dare to Be Different"
2006–2010Hannah MontanaSarahTV series (11 episodes)

Awards and nominations[edit]

YearAwardCategoryNominated WorkResult
2004Young Artist AwardsBest Young Ensemble in a Feature FilmCheaper by the DozenWon
2006Young Artist AwardsBest Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble CastCheaper by the Dozen 2Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ York, Morgan. "Why I Stopped Acting". Retrieved 17 November 2012. 
  2. ^ http://morganelizabethyork.blogspot.com.au/2012/07/im-back-if-anyones-still-there.html

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