Chelsea Kane Celebrates Her 27th Birthday on September 15

Chelsea Kane Staub or Chelsea was born in Phoenix, Arizona on September 15, 1988. Kane is the only child of John and Becky Staub.

She went to Saguaro High School, in Scottsdale, AZ before moving to L.A. While she lived in Arizona, she was a member of the Valley Youth Theatre. When she was eight years old, she starred in a Travelodge commercial with Vanessa Hudgens and, she also changed her professional last name from Staub to middle name Kane so that it becomes easier for people to pronounce it.

Kane made her professional acting debut in the 2001 short film entitled Failure of Pamela Salt. She went on to guest star in the television series Cracking Up, Listen Up!and, was seen in the pilot episode of Summerland and the 2004 direct-to-video film Arizona Summer.

In 2007, Kane starred in her first theatrical film role as Meredith Baxter Dimly, in the film Bratz: The Movie, playing the film’s antagonist. She also performed two of the songs on the film’s soundtrack.

Next year in 2008, she starred in the Disney Channel original film, Minutemen, as Stephanie Jameson, and also appeared in one episode of Wizards of Waverly Place. In the year 2010, she again became a part of Disney Channel original film Starstruck. She played the role of Stella Malone, the stylist and longtime best friend of the band JONAS, in the Disney Channel series Jonas L.A from 2009 to 2010. From 2010 to 2014, Kane was again seen in another film by Disney Channel titled Fish Hooks in which she gave voice for Bea Goldfishberg.

Kane was one of the celebrity contestants in season 12 on the American ballroom competition Dancing with the Stars. Her professional partner was Mark Ballas, a two-time champion of the series. She made it to the season finale, but finished in third place behind Hines Ward and Kirstie Alley.

In 2012, Kane also joined the cast of The CW’s One Tree Hill in which she played the character named Tara,who is a love interest for Chase (who also happens to be Kane’s real life ex-boyfriend Stephen Colletti’s). Since 2012, Kane has co-starred as Riley Perrin in the ABC Family sitcom Baby Daddy. In her entire career, she got nominated 3 times for Teen Choice Awards for her role in Jonas L.A (2009) and, for Baby Daddy both in 2012 and 2013.