Samantha Lynn Hanratty is an American actress. Her first lead was 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. Since 2021, she has played the young version of Misty in the Showtime drama series Yellowjackets.
Nick Name: Sammi, The Pringle Girl
Years active: 2005–present
Born: September 20, 1995, 27 years old and 8 months, Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S
Sun Sign: Virgo
Hair Color: Brown.
Eye Color: Blue
Height: 5 ft 1 in or 155 cm
Measurements: 32-26-32 in / 81-66-81 cm
Bra size: 32A US / 70A EU
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 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 Foundation.
Hanratty is the youngest in a family of five girls and three boys.
In 1997, she moved to Los Angeles.
She attended Laurel Springs School.
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. 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 television series Shameless.
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 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 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.