When it comes to building a career, there are probably fewer platforms that do this for young actors and actresses better than Disney. The giant entertainment company has, through its many entertainment channels, especially the Disney Channel helped several young actors and actresses to develop their talent and career as aspiring actors. One of them is Sarah Jeffery, who will be known to followers of the channel for her role in the Disney franchise, Descendants.
In Descendants, Sarah Jeffery played the role of Princess Audrey. She has equally appeared in several other film and television projects including Wayward Pines, Shades of Blue, Charmed, The X-Files and a couple more. Her career is very much on the rise and with a little luck, she is set for a long and successful career in Hollywood. You can read all about her background and her career so far below.
Sarah Jeffery Biography
Sarah Jeffery was born on the 3rd of April, 1996 in Vancouver, British Columbia. She is one of three children born to her parents, whose identities are unknown but are noted to be African-American and English/Native American ancestry. There are no details regarding her background information like education history or the profession of her parents but Sarah Jeffery’s relationship with performance art began at the age of three.
Sarah Jeffery is today known as an actress who can equally sing and dance. But all of these started when she was a child, appearing in theatrical productions which included musicals. The passion for performance art has since helped her to several credits as a professional actress, working alongside big names like Jennifer Lopez, Matt Dillion, Terrence Howard and a couple of others.
Movies and TV Shows
In the world of acting, fewer things say I’m a qualified and competent actress better than a stint in the theatre. Over the years, stage plays have been a useful way of determining talented actresses, and Sarah Jeffery has had her own share of stage performances. Unfortunately, they are not as lucrative as on-screen roles in movies and television and so, as several of her peers, she has made the transition to the camera medium.
She made her onscreen debut in the film, Aliens in the House. It was a television film on Cartoon Network and it was released in 2013, with Sarah Jeffery playing the character, Katie. Sarah Jeffery did not relent on her first project and in the same year, she got cast in her first recurring role, playing Evie Travis in the TV show, Rogue between 2013 and 2016.
While she worked on Rogue, Sarah appeared in other television roles during the period, especially in two of her notable roles till date – in Wayward Pines as Amy and in the first two Descendants series; Disney Descendants: School of Secrets (TV Show) and Descendants (TV Movie) as Audrey. She appeared in all three projects in 2015.
She also appeared in her first silver screen project, Across the Line in 2015, playing the character, Jayme Crawley. After the successful year she had in 2015, Sarah Jeffery has gone on to further star in projects like Shades of Blue, a TV show where she plays the character, Cristina Santos and in Charmed where she plays the character, Maggie Vera.
Within the short length of her career, Sarah Jeffery has received at least one award nomination for her performances. She got a nomination for her work on Rogue in 2015.
As far as we know, the young actress is at this time, focusing on her career. She is currently single with no rumored romantic partnership with anyone. That’s, however, not to say she hasn’t been linked with anyone since she became a recognizable name in the industry.
She was once linked with the famous singer, Justin Bieber, with rumors of a possible spreading around when paparazzi caught both of them together on a night out. It, however, turned out to be a false rumor.
Other Interesting Facts About Sarah Jeffery
1. A young actress like Sarah Jeffery, it goes without saying that she has a presence on social media. On Twitter, she has over 55 thousand followers with her handle, @sarahmjeffery3. On Instagram, she has over 600 thousand followers with the handle, @sarahmjeffery.
2. She has a height of 5 feet 3 inches with a body weight of 52 kg.
3. She loves dancing and often dances semi-professionally with a dance crew, Body.
4. Sarah Jeffery is a vegan who has worked in collaboration with PETA in the fight for animal rights.