Carly Schroeder, popularly known by the name Carly Schroeder is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Sere3na Baldwin in the General Hospital spin-off Port Charles, a recurring role on the Disney Channel’s Lizzie McGuire, and in Gracie.
She announced in February 2019 that she would be joining the United States Army.Former Lizzie McGuire star, Lizzie McGuire has enlisted in the US Army. The 28-years old actress claimed that she decided to enlist in the army in order to give her voice as an advocate for veterans and human trafficking more ‘validity’. She will be attending Officer Candidate School and has plans on working as an officer in the Military Intelligence Corps.
She worked in the entertainment industry at a very young age doing print advertisements. She then appeared in television commercials ultimately finding a career in television and films.
However, she decided to depart from Hollywood to serve the country instead.
She made an official announcement via social media earlier in February.
Her role as Serena Baldwin in Port Charles.
Early Life of Carly Schroeder
Carly Schroeder was born on 18 October 1990. Her birth name is Carly Brook Schroeder. She was born to a father, Paul Schroeder, and a mother, Kelli Schroeder. Her birthplace is in Valparaiso, Indiana in the United States. She holds American nationality. Her zodiac sign is Libra. She has a younger brother, Hunter Schroeder.
She graduated from Thousands Oaks High School in June 2009. She then enrolled at the California Lutheran University, where she graduated with a double major in communications and psychology, and a minor in theater in 2014.
Career of Carly Schroeder
She was only 3 years old when she was offered a job by the casting director while accompanying a cousin to an acting audition in 1993.
Her career began as a child print model and has done print modeling for numerous print advertisements in Chicago including Sears, Roebuck and Company, Kmart, Spiegel, Lands’ End, Chuck E. Cheese’s among others.
In 1995, child director Bob Ebel asked her to do a few television commercials.
ABC hired Schroeder to play Serena Baldwin on Port Charles in 1997. For her work on the show, she was nominated for a Young Artist Award twice in 1999 and in 2000. She appeared in Port Charles from 1997 to 2003.
She had also a recurring role as Serena Baldwin in General Hospital between 1997 and 2001.
She later returned as Serena Baldwin to General Hospital in 2017 to honor the later Peter Hansen, who portrayed Serena’s grandfather as Lee Baldwin.
She had a recurring role as Melina Bianco in an American live-action scripted teen sitcom, Lizzie McGuire from 2001 to 2003.
She has also reprised her role as Melina Bianco in an American teen comedy film, The Lizzie McGuire Movie in 2003.
She had appeared in other television series such as Dawson’s Creek, George Lopez, Cold Case, Ghost Whisperer, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, among others.
She has appeared in television films, Growing Up Brady, Prayers for Bobby, and Deadly Shores.
She made her feature film debut after she won the audition for the role of Millie in the 2004 thriller Mean Creek.
She took intense three-month work-out in order to win the role in 2007 film Gracie. She had a daily regimen of physical fitness, training in advanced soccer skills with professional athletes and trainers.
Her other successful film is Eye of the Dolphin, the 2007 American drama film.
Her other films are Prey, Forget Me Not, Rites of passage, Slightly Single in L.A., Prep School, One of Us, and Ouija House.
What Awards has Carly Schroeder’s won?
2004 Special Distinction Award at Independent Spirit Awards for Mean Creek
2007 Best Child Actor Award at Int. Family Film Festival for Eye of the Dolphin
Best Emerging Actress at 2007 Kids First! Awards for Eye of the Dolphin
Best Actress at 2015 Studio City Film Festival for Prep School
What are Carly Schroeder’s Body Measurements?
She stands at a height of 1.7 m i.e. 5 feet and 5 inches tall. She has a body weight of 121 lbs i.e. 55 kg. She has a slim body build. Her other body measurements are currently unavailable. She has blue eyes and her hair color is blonde.
What is Carly Schroeder’s Net Worth?
Carly started her career in the entertainment industry when she was 3 years old. She started her career as a print model and then appeared in television advertisements. She later established herself in the television and films. Working in films and television is her main source of income. She has earned her fortune as an actress. However, she announced in February 2019 that she would join the United States Army. Her net worth is currently unavailable.