Sammi Hanratty is Best Known For Playing Chrissa Maxwell, the female lead in the 2009 film An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong.
She is also known for playing Young Chuck in the ABC’s comedy-drama TV series Pushing Daisies from 2007 to 2009. During this time, she appeared in a total of 6 episodes.
Born Name Samantha Lynne Hanratty
Nick Name Sammi, The Pringle’s Girl
Years active 2005–present
Born: September 20, 1995, 23 years and 6 months, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Sun Sign Virgo
Hair Color She has dyed her hair brown.
Eye Color Blue
Height 5 ft 1 in or 155 cm
Measurements 32-26-32 in or 81-66-81 cm
Bra size 32A
She went to Desert Trails Elementary School in Phoenix, Arizona.
Siblings – Danielle Hanratty (Older Sister) (Actress), Ash Hanratty (Older Sister)
She has four older sisters (including Danielle and Ash) and three older brothers.
Samantha Lynne “Sammi” Hanratty (born September 20, 1995) is an American actress. In 2007, she began her acting career portraying the young version of Charlotte “Chuck” Charles on the ABC series Pushing Daisies. Hanratty’s first lead role took place in 2009, portraying Chrissa Maxwell in An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong. In 2011, she played the role Whitney Brown in the film The Greening of Whitney Brown. Hanratty is considered a Celebrity Friend for the Starlight Children’s Foundation.
Born in Scottsdale, Arizona, Hanratty is the youngest in a family of five girls and three boys. In 1997, she moved to Los Angeles.
Hanratty has appeared in several films and television series including the 2006 ABC Family original film Hello Sister, Goodbye Life, opposite Lacey Chabert. In 2006, she was a recurring character through seasons two and three of The Suite Life of Zack & Cody as Holly, a little girl whose father is a con man and once stayed at the Tipton. That same year, she appeared in the ABC film Stephen King’s Desperation, and had an uncredited minor role in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest. From 2006 to 2009, Hanratty had a recurring role on the action-drama series The Unit with her older sister Danielle. In 2006, she appeared in the film The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause, playing an elf named Glenda. She also played Chrissa in the 2009 film An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong. And in 2018 played a role as Carl’s wife Kassidi on Showtime’s hit series Shameless.
She is represented by Paradigm and Zero Gravity Management.
As a child artist, she has appeared in several commercials including Oil of Olay, Real California Milk, Burger King, Ocean Spray Craisins, Subaru, and Pringles.
She is the StarPower ambassador for “Starlight Children’s Foundation”.
As a Singer
As a singer, she has released her single “Finally a Teen” on YouTube.
In 2006, she appeared in the fantasy adventure film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest for her role as a British girl (uncredited).
First TV Show
In 2005, Sammi played the role as Adele in the soap opera Passions in episode 1410 of season 1.
Sammi Hanratty Favorite Things
Food – Pizza
TV Shows – Pretty Little Liars (2010-), Glee (2009-)
Actor – Jim Carrey, Will Smith
Actress – Drew Barrymore, Nicole Kidman, Cameron Diaz, Amanda Bynes
Color – Purple
Movie – The Breakfast Club (1985)
Animals – Penguins, snow leopard
Book – The Bible
Singer – Carrie Underwood
Sport – Horse riding, ice skating
Sammi Hanratty Facts
She is close friends with Stella Hudgens (younger sister of Vanessa Hudgens).
Sammi is the youngest in her family.
She got the nickname “The Pringle’s Girl” after appearing in two of their commercials.
Hanratty is also a singer and released her single titled “Finally a Teen” on YouTube.
She enjoys doing gymnastics, rollerblading, horse riding, swimming, and others.
She is an ambassador for BullyBust.org, a bully prevention awareness program.
She has faced the problem of cyberbullying multiple times in her life.
She is friends with actresses Abigail Breslin and Jennette McCurdy.
Visit her official website @ www.sammihanratty.com.