• Brenna D'Amico is an American actress, best known for her role as Jane in the 'Descendants' franchise.
• She began acting at the age of 12 and has appeared in numerous films and TV series.
• She is also a YouTuber with over 22,000 subscribers and has released a few songs.
• She is in a relationship with actor Christian Weissmann.
• As of June 2020, her net worth is estimated to be over $2 million.
Who is Brenna D’Amico? Wiki Bio
Brenna D’Amico was born in Chicago, Illinois USA, on 28 September 2000 – her zodiac sign is Libra and she holds American nationality. She is an actress, perhaps best known for her portrayal of Jane in the comedy family fantasy movie “Descendants”, which starred Dove Cameron, Cameron Boyce and Booboo Stewart, and which is about the Auradon king and queen’s son who is offering villains’ children an opportunity to attend school in Auradon. The movie was a success as it won two awards and was nominated for two others, including a Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie or a Special (Original Dramatic Score).
Childhood and education
Brenna was raised alongside her sister Aubree in Chicago, by their father Dave who is working at a local insurance company, and their mother Shannon who is working as a nurse at a local hospital.
Brenna because interested in music while attending elementary school, and now knows how to play both the piano and the guitar. She enrolled at the Los Angeles Casting Director Workshops at the age of 12, where she worked on her acting skills while simultaneously attending a local high school, where she was physically active as she played soccer and tennis. Upon matriculation in 2018, Brenna didn’t to enroll at a college, but chose to focus on her career as an actress.
Career as an actress
Brenna made her debut appearance in 2015, when she portrayed Jane in the short-lived fantasy series “Disney Descendants: School of Secrets”, which starred Dianne Doan, Salina Marie Carter and Chloe Madison and which is set after the events in the movie “Descendants”. She reprised her role in the fantasy comedy series “Descendants: Wicked World” from 2015 to 2017, which starred Dove Cameron, Sofia Carson and Sarah Jeffery, and which was nominated for a Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Animated Show. Brenna is also credited with singing the song “Rather Be With You” in the episode “Slumber Party” in 2016.
In 2017, Brenna starred in the action adventure family film “Descendants 2”, which had the same cast as “Descendants: Wicked World”, and was nominated for Saturn, Imagen, and Golden Reel Awards. In the same year, she was invited to star as Lilah in the episode “Eyes Wide Open” of the comedy series “The Middle”, which starred Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn and Charlie McDermott, and which is about a married woman and her family living in Orson, Indiana. The series was a hit, winning 14 awards while it was nominated for 37 others, including a Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Make-up for a Single-Camera Series (Non-Prosthetic).
Brenna’s next performance was in the short horror film “The Relic” in 2017, starring as Veronica alongside Logan Shroyer and Patrick Roseborough, and in 2018 she starred as Sandy in all five episodes of the family series “Overnights”, which co-starred Daniel Skye and Jordyn Jones, and which follows a newcomer in a small city who joins the girl Attaway’s band.
Brenna played the lead character Brooke in the comedy series “Keys” alongside Dylan and Hayden Summerall, but the series was cancelled after its first season, but she athen portrayed Sandy in six episodes of the critically acclaimed comedy family series “Chicken Girls” which starred Annie LeBlanc and Brooke Elizabeth Butler, and was nominated for five awards.
The year 2018 also saw her guest star as Natalie in the episode “Step Up” of the series “Code Black”, and portray the main character Vera in the comedy movie “Crazy Wonderful” which also starred Ginger Gonzaga and Brooke Elliott, and which is about a man with a mental illness and his family coping with his problems.
Two of Brenna’s latest roles have been in the adventure family musical film “Descendants 3” in which she portrayed Jane, and as Addy in the family film “Adventures of Dally & Spanky” in 2019, while she has recently been cast to play Liz in the film “The Never List”, Maya in the comedy movie “Saturday at the Starlight”, and April Davis in the thriller movie “Night, Night”.
Brenna as a YouTuber
Brenna launched her YouTube channel on 12 October 2012, and has gathered around 22,000 subscribers and over 260,000 views of all her videos combined. She is mostly focused on uploading videos which feature herself singing, and playing the guitar and the piano – two of her most popular videos are “Fight Song~Rachel Platten (Brenna D’Amico cover)” which has been seen over 75,000 times since 12 August 2015, and “Jessie J Flashlight/Pitch Perfect 2 (Brenna D’Amico cover)” which has been viewed over 16,000 times since 7 September 2015.
Love life and relationships
Brenna has been keeping details of her love life hidden from the media’s attention, but she was noticed spending time with Christian Weissmann, an American actor, in early 2019.
After the two’s relationship was discovered by paparazzi, Brenna became more relaxed about it, and started uploading pictures onto her Instagram account featuring them together. They have been dating for over a year now, but aren’t living together, and haven’t married.
Christian was born in the US on 16 February 2000 – his zodiac sign is Aquarius and he holds American nationality. He is an actor, perhaps best known for his roles in the comedy fantasy film “When the Starlight Ends” and the comedy series “American Housewife” both in 2016, and the comedy series “Saved by the Bell” in 2020.
Before Christian, Brenna was in a relationship with Cameron Boyce, a famous American actor and dancer who gained recognition after portraying a child in the comedy movie “Grown Ups” in 2010.
Cameron passed away in 2019 as a result of an on-going medical condition.
Hobbies and other interests
Brenna is interested in music and her favorite genres are jazz and pop, while some of her favorite performers are Frank Sinatra, Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez among others. She likes to travel, and has been to several American states such as Arizona, Texas and California, while she’s been to Europe once when she vacationed in London, England. She is a lover of animals and grew up with her dog who was her best friend – she doesn’t have a pet today, as she believes she wouldn’t have enough time to dedicate to it.
She is sporting and has several training sessions at the gym each week, while she is also following a strict diet and doesn’t eat sugar or fast food, but is rather focused on fruits and vegetables.
Brenna likes to watch movies late at night, and some of her favorite actors and actresses are Bruce Willis, Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock, while some of her favorite movies are “Pulp Fiction”, “The Terminal”, and “Ocean’s Eleven”.
Appearance and net worth
Brenna is 19 years old. She has long brown hair and blue eyes, is 5ft 1in (1.55m) tall, and weighs around 106lbs (48kgs). As of June 2020, her net worth is estimated at already over $2 million.