Tuesday, April 5, 2011
Some background on Chelsea Kane, Stephen Colletti's new GF!
Born Chelsea Kane Staub
September 15, 1988 (1988-09-15) (age 22)
Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.
Occupation Actress, singer, voice actress
Years active 2003–present
Chelsea Kane Staub (born September 15, 1988 is an American actress and singer professionally known as Chelsea Kane since December 2010. Her first starring role was in the 2007 film Bratz: The Movie. She is best known for her role as Stella Malone in the Disney Channel sitcom Jonas L.A.. She also appeared in the Disney Channel Original Movies, Minutemen and Starstruck. She also co-stars in the Disney Channel animated series, Fish Hooks.
Kane is the only daughter of Becky and John Staub.She grew up in Phoenix, Arizona where she attended Mohave Middle School. She is an alumna of Valley Youth Theatre. She attended Saguaro High School for one year, before moving to Los Angeles.
In 2007, Kane played her first starring role as well as her first theatrical role, in the theatrical motion picture Bratz: The Movie as Meredith Baxter Dimly, the film's primary antagonist. She performs two of the songs on the film's soundtrack.
In 2008, she acted in the Disney Channel Original Movie, Minutemen, as Stephanie Jameson. She appeared in one episode of Wizards of Waverly Place, and she appeared in the movie Starstruck. She played the role of Stella Malone, the stylist and long time best friend of the band JONAS in the Disney Channel series Jonas L.A.. In 2010, Kane began co-starring in the Disney Channel animated series Fish Hooks voicing the role of Bea.
In 2010, Kane filmed a web series called "The Homes" directed by John Cabrera. The series premiered on January 27, 2011 on LOCKERZ.com.
In February 2011, Kane was announced as a dancing contestant on season 12 of Dancing with the Stars. Her professional partner was announced in March and it was Dancing with the Stars two-time champion, Mark Ballas. The season began on March 21, 2011.