Sabrina Carpenter is an American actress, singer, and songwriter born on May 11, 1999, in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania. She first rose to fame in 2014 when she played Maya Hart in the Disney Channel series “Girl Meets World”. Since then, she has been making waves in the entertainment industry.
Early Life and Career Beginnings
Sabrina Carpenter’s parents are Elizabeth Carpenter and David Carpenter, who are both accomplished members of the Pennsylvania State Senate. She has two older sisters, Sarah and Shannon. Sabrina began singing and dancing at the age of two and later learned how to play the piano and guitar.
In 2011, Sabrina Carpenter was cast as a young Gretl von Trapp in the Broadway production of “The Sound of Music”. The following year, she signed a deal with Hollywood Records, a subsidiary of Disney Music Group.
In 2014, she landed her breakout role as Maya Hart in the Disney Channel series “Girl Meets World”. She also appeared in the Disney Channel Original Movie “Adventures in Babysitting” in 2016. Sabrina has also made guest appearances on several other television shows, including “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” and “Austin & Ally”.
Sabrina Carpenter’s music career began in 2014 with the release of her debut single “Can’t Blame a Girl for Trying”. Since then, she has released several successful albums and singles, including “Eyes Wide Open”, “EVOLution”, and “Singular Act 1” and “Singular Act 2”.
In addition to her solo career, she has also collaborated with several other artists, including Jonas Blue and Alan Walker. She has also contributed songs to various film and television soundtracks, including “The Hate U Give” and “Tangled: The Series”.
Sabrina Carpenter is known for her advocacy work, particularly in the areas of mental health and gun control. She has also been an advocate for the LGBTQ+ community.
In 2022, Sabrina Carpenter got engaged to her long-time boyfriend, musician Griffin Gluck.
Sabrina Carpenter is a talented and multifaceted artist who has achieved success in both acting and music. She continues to inspire her fans with her dedication to her craft and her passion for making a positive impact in the world.