Emma Rose Roberts is an American actress and singer. She gained recognition for her lead role as Addie Singer on the Nickelodeon television comedy series Unfabulous. In 2006, Roberts returned to the big screen, starring alongside Sara Paxton and singer JoJo in Aquamarine. In 2009, Roberts starred alongside Jake T. Duncan in Hotel for Dogs.
About Emma Roberts in brief
Emma Rose Roberts is an American actress and singer. She gained recognition for her lead role as Addie Singer on the Nickelodeon television comedy series Unfabulous. Roberts made her acting debut at age nine in Ted Demme’s 2001 drama film Blow. In 2006, Roberts returned to the big screen, starring alongside Sara Paxton and singer JoJo in Aquamarine. In 2009, Roberts starred alongside Jake T. Duncan in Hotel for Dogs, based on the novel by Lois Duncan. Roberts also appeared in two films: Lymelife, 4. 3. 2. 1, and Wild Child. She is of English, Scottish, Irish, Welsh, German, and Swedish descent through her father. Through her father’s marriage, she is the stepdaughter of Eliza Roberts and step-granddaughter of David Rayfiel and Lila Garrett. Her paternal grandmother was acting coach Betty Lou Bredemus, and her aunts are actresses Julia Roberts and Lisa Roberts Gillan. Roberts was set to reunite with Nancy Drew director Andrew Fleming on both a Nancy Drew sequel and a Wild Child sequel in 2007, but these films were never made. She also voiced the English version of the character Wilma in The Flight Before Christmas, where she had her voice over when she voiced the character of Wilma Wilma for the film adaptation of The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the Planet of the Apes. She has a maternal half-sister, Grace, and a paternal half-brother, Kelly Nickels.
Roberts is the daughter of Kelly Cunningham and actor Eric Roberts. She was born in Rhinebeck, New York, and grew up in New York City with her mother and two older brothers. She currently lives in Los Angeles with her husband and three children. She released her debut studio album UnFabulous and More in 2005. Roberts went on to appear in numerous films, including Nancy Drew, Wild Child, Valentine’s Day, It’s Kind of a Funny Story, and The Art of Getting By. She starred in multiple seasons of the FX anthology horror series American Horror Story. Roberts starred in the lead role of Chanel Oberlin on the Fox comedy horror series Scream Queens, which aired for three seasons from 2004 to 2006. She won a 2007 Young Artist Award for Best Supporting Young Actress in a Feature Film for her role in the film Aquamarin. She appeared in several TV movies, including The Perfect Moment, Adult World, Palo Alto, Nerve, Who We Are Now, and Paradise Hills. Roberts has a daughter with actor John Cusack and a stepson with actor Matthew Broderick. Her mother initially wanted her to have a normal childhood, but now wants her to follow her father and aunts into the film industry. She had a role in Leif Tilden’s 10-minute short bigLove, and was an uncredited extra in some scenes featuring her aunt Julia Roberts in America’s Sweethearts.