Brenda Marcus Song is an actress from America, and she started as a child fashion model. She became popular in her early days through her role for The Ultimate Christmas Present. Soon she got a Disney contract and played the role of London Tipton. After that, she made the transition to mainstream movies, and her role in The Social Network was appreciated. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Brenda Song in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Brenda was born on 27th March in 1988 in California. She had Chinese ancestry, and they changed their surname to Song when they immigrated to the US. Her parents were born in Thailand, and her father was a school teacher. She moved with her mother to Los Angeles at the age of six to pursue an acting career. The rest of the family came two years later. Brenda was homeschooled. She did the online course from the University of California with a major in psychology.
Brenda is one of the most beautiful actresses in the Chinese and American blend. She dated Raviv Ullman in 2006 and Aaron Musicant in 2007. Then she had a short fling with Jesse McCartney and Jason Dolley. Brenda received a lot of mainstream media attention during her relationship with Flo Rida. Then she moved on to Joe Jonas in 2009. She had the longest relationship with Trace Cyrus form 2010 to 2012. She is currently in a relationship with Macaulay Culkin.
Career, Awards, & Nomination
Brenda started as a child fashion model. She began acting in TV commercial at six. Her first film role was in Requiem. She won a CINE Golden Eagle award for the same. Her first TV program appearance was in Thunder Alley. Following that, she starred in multiple TV series like The Nightmare Room, 100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd, Popular, 7th Heaven and likewise. Her role in Disney’s The Ultimate Christmas Present won her award. She has credited Disney for her breakthrough in her professional career. She has featured in many Original Disney movies.
She will be remembered for her role as London Tiptop in the Disney Channel for the Suite Life of Zack & Cody. She also won Young Artist Award. Brenda was with Disney for multiple seasons, and in 2010, she decided to go to mainstream movies. The Social Network in 2010 did extremely good, and she got noticed for her acting and beauty. Her role in the First Kiss won her praises from all corners.
But she could not find success in movies after them. She concentrated completely on TV series and was part of Scandal, New Girl, Dads, and currently, she is a part of Station 19. She has Asian Excellence Award nomination and Kids Choice Awards nominations to her name.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect from a popular TV face? Well, she has a net worth of over $6.5 million which many will consider quite less considering her early career start, her acting skills, and her beauty. Most of her income has come from TV series. A major part has come from brand endorsement as she is one of the most beautiful faces even at the age of 30 now.
Brenda Song could not big it big in Hollywood even though she had a promising start. Even though she does to like to go to movies, she has had multiple relationships which could have distracted her in her career. She still has a lot of time to make it big with her acting skills.