Widely known for her role as the best friend of Hannah Montana Lilly Truscott, Emily Jordan Osment is among the favorite actresses of USA. Professionally known as Emily Osment, she is also a singer and a songwriter.
Firstly, Emily gained fame as an actress through her role as Gerti Giggles in Disney’s Spy Kids 2 and 3. Furthermore, for her portrayal of the character, Emily earned a nomination for an Emmy Award.
Apart from Hannah Montana, Osment got cast in numerous movies which include The Haunting Hour as Cassie and also in Disney’s Dadnapped. Additionally, in the Disney film, Osment played the role of Melissa Morris.
Emily Jordan Osment was born on 10th March of 1992 in L.A, California of the USA. She was born to father Michael Eugene Osment who is also an actor and mother Theresa Osment who is an English teacher. She and her brother Haley Joel Osment who is also an actor were both raised as Roman Catholics.
Osment attended Flintridge Preparatory School for her high school degree and later went to Occidental College for her higher education.
Emily entered the entertainment industry at a very young age of 6. Similarly, in the year 1998, she even got featured in a commercial. Later many other commercial works followed.
As an actress
After just a year of entering the industry, Emily got cast in The Secret Life of Girls of 1999. The movie was her debut as an actress, and in the movie, she worked alongside Linda Hamilton and Eugene Levy.
Later in the same year, she received a co-starring role in TV movie Sarah, Plain, and Tall. In the film, Emily portrayed Cassie Witting. On the other hand, the film became a huge breakthrough for her as she got nominated for a Young Artist Award.
This followed roles in different films and TV series.
Later in 2002, she won the awards again for her role in Spy Kids 2 as Gerti Giggles. The movie was a huge hit, and Emily also gained a lot of exposure through the film. The sequel to the movie in which Emily acted too also was a huge success.
Hannah Montana and Recent Works
Ultimately in 2006, Osment was cast in Hannah Montana as Lilly Truscott. In the Disney series, her character was also the best friend of the lead character Hannah Montana portrayed by Miley Cyrus. On the other hand, Osment also won a Teen Choice Awards for her portrayal of the character.
From the year 2009 to 2012, Emily was very active in her career as a singer whereas she was lagging behind on her acting career.
However, in the year 2011, she made a huge comeback as an actress through movie Cyberbully. The film was released in 17th July of 2011, and for the portrayal of her character Taylor Hillridge, she won 2 awards. Furthermore, this is one of the best works by Emily.
In addition to that, Emily has been playing the role of Gabi Diamond in the television show, Young & Hungry. She is the lead character and has been starring in it since 2014.
She also played the recurring role of Jodi Hubbard from 2015 to 2016 in TV show Mom. In 2016, Osment also portrayed Kelly Williams in movie Love Is All You Need?.
Awards and Nomination
In the year 2009, Emily won a Teen Choice Awards under the category ‘Choice TV Sidekick’ for her role in Hannah Montana.
Later in 2012, she won a Prism Awards for her role in Cyberbully, and she also won a Canadian Screen Awards for the same role in 2013.
|Name||Emily Jordan Osment|
|Birthdate||1932, March 10|
|Birth Place||California, USA|
|Mother’s Name||Michael Eugene Osment|
|Father’s Name||Theresa Osment|
|Siblings||Haley Joel Osment|
|Height||5’2″ (159 cm)|
|Weight||54 kg (119 pounds)|
|Net Worth||$2.5 million|
Relationships and Dating
She was dating actor Mitchel Musso while she was cast in Hannah Montana. She started dating him from 2007 however, they broke up on 2009.
After the breakup, she began to date Tony Oller, but they broke up soon in 2010.
From 2014, Emily started to date, Jimmy Tatro. However, they separated in March of 2015.
Actress Emily Osment has a total of 1.7 million followers on her official Instagram page and also 3.67 million followers on her official Twitter page. She also has 4.2 million likes and followers on her official Facebook Fan Page.
The estimated net worth of Emily is $2.5 million. She earned the sun through her career as an actress and singer.
In 2002, she was rumored to have been dating Daryl Sabara. Prior to that, she was also rumored to have dated Lucas Till.