Ciara Bravo’s biographyCiara Bravo is an American actress and model, who rose to fame thanks to her roles in the series Big Time Rush, Red Band Society, and Wayne, as well as her role in the drama To The Bone (2017). Net worth: $2 million.
Childhood and family lifeCiara Quinn Bravo was born on the 18th of March 1997 in the city of Alexandria, Kentucky (US), to Tamara and Mike Bravo. Ciara has a younger brother – Jaxon, and an older sister – Rikkel.
I even wanted to become a jockey when I’d grow up, - Ciara recalls.However, the universe had a different plan for her, and she wouldn’t have it any other way.
First rolesHer acting career began when Ciara turned 9. In 2009, under the egis of Wings Model Management agency, she participated in the young models’ contest in Texas, Model and Talent Expo, where she won the favors of the jury and won several awards in different nominations. The actress’s future agent shared in one interview: When I first saw Ciara on stage, I realized – she was a true star.
I used to fly often to California, during school time too – I had many many many auditions, - she says.In 2009, Bravo took a short break – it was quite challenging to be pulled into shooting all across the continent. However, she didn’t have to stay long in her hometown. The producers of the new Nickelodeon musical series Big Time Rush organized an online audition for her and in just 24 hours, Ciara was already on-site on set in Los Angeles.
Fortunately, - Ciara confesses, - I was so busy that I simply had no time to feel homesick.The series was very popular with the viewers and it was extended for three more seasons, the final episode airing in 2013. In 2012, the girl played a role in the series’ spin-off full-length movie, Big Time Rush, according to which the already familiar group of friends is heading to London as part of their first worldwide tour.
The blooming of the acting careerComing to the realization that the world of film and television is her life choice, Ciara decided to take classes from the famous American actor and professor – Larry Moss, who collaborated, at some point, with Leonardo DiCaprio, Hilary Swank, and other famous artists. Ciara had to choose studies and shootings over her dream of becoming a director, postponing her plans to apply to a film school.
Ciara’s hard work and innate talent earned her a role in the comedy-drama series Red Band Society (2014-2015), the plot of which focuses on a group of teenagers in the pediatric ward. The actress played the role of an anorexic patient, having two guys fall in love with her. Octavia Spencer, Charlie Rowe, Mandy Moore, Bella Thorne and others also played in the movie. Despite its high ratings, the series didn’t last more than one season.
According to Zoomboola.com, in 2017, Ciara made an appearance in the heart-clenching drama To The Bone (director Marti Noxon) about a girl named Ellen (Lily Collins), suffering from anorexia. Bravo played the role of a patient suffering from bulimia, who, together with Ellen and other people, are getting treatment. The other roles in the drama were performed by Keanu Reeves, Leslie Bibb, Carrie Preston, Kathryn Prescott, and others.