Bridgit Mendler Biography
Last updated: 07/26/2014 06:03:33 PM
Full Name: Bridgit Claire Mendler
Date and location of Birth: December 18, 1992 in Washington, D.C
Career: Bridgit moved to the West coast of the USA when she was around 10 years old, and got an agent at 11 years old in San Francisco. It wasn’t until she was 13 that she would move into the Los Angeles/Hollywood film industry, the area she still works in to this day. Before she moved to the West coast, she expressed very little interest in acting at all.
Her first major role was a minor one in General Hospital, a soap-opera. Since then she has performed in a number of acting positions and is now represented by the well-known Gersh Agency.
It was really when she was 16 years old that things really started to take off for Bridgit. Landing a contract with Disney to star in a series premier of the Jonas Brothers show, J.O.N.A.S., where she appeared singing with Nick Jonas and playing guitar alongside him. She also co-starred with Lindsay Lohan in Labor Pains and played Kirsten Gregory in The Clique, also released in 2008.
Despite these inroads in to movies, her relationship with Disney was not even close to being finished, and she soon after starred in four episodes in the hit Disney show, Wizards of Waverly Place. Bridgit’s time at Disney is just beginning, we are now awaiting the brand new Disney show, Good Luck Charlie, with Bridgit Mendler as the star.