Olivia Rodrigo is a name that came come under a lot of attention in recent years after the amazing performance this lady put up on Disney’s Bizaardvark as Paige Olvera. Rodrigo was also famously cast as the lead character for the movie adaptation of the story she grew up reading. She came into the world of acting with a lead role in the series, “American Girl”. This young lady has been appreciated and is a fan’s favorite.
Fame always comes at a price and whilst Olivia is enjoying an amazing career, she is also having to constantly move from city to city, and is sacrificing time with her family and friends. It is a path everyone in the entertainment industry has to take but still, it cannot be easy for a 15-year-old. Let us now get to know more about this young and amazing kid.
Olivia Rodrigo: Early Life and Education
Olivia Rodrigo was born on the 20th of February, 2003, in California, USA. Rodrigo has Filipino roots as her great-grandfather immigrated to the US when he was only a teenager. Seemingly, even Olivia’s father grew up in a house that held Filipino traces. While Rodrigo has never been to the country itself, she has a deep regard for the Philippines.
Now coming to her academics, Olivia goes to the Dorothy McElhinney Middle School. She, however, is homeschooled when she is busy to cover up all the classes that she misses. It was also at her school that a teacher came up to her and said that Rodrigo could do well in acting.
Olivia Rodrigo: Career
After being inspired by her teacher, Olivia enrolled in a local acting class and was instantly in love with the art. She was then auditioning for many roles and it took a while for her to even get something. Nevertheless, she got a role on Grace Stirs Up Success and then Bizaardvark when she was only 12. For Grace Stirs Up Success, she portrayed the character Grace Thomas who was a young aspiring banker. The role had her join a banking competition to save her grandparents’ Parisian bakery.
As you may clearly remember, Olivia was Paige Olvera on Disney’s Bizaardvark. The sitcom was about two teenagers, both aspiring musicians and their attempts to write and perform their own music. In more recent years, Olivia has been cast for a new movie, “Paved New Worth”. As per reports, the movie is all about skateboarding.
Olivia Rodrigo: Personal Life
Olivia is undoubtedly a cute and amazing child. She is only 15 years now and it is enough to clear up any questions you might have about her marriage. She likes to keep her personal life away from the media and is busy trying to focus on her work, family, and studies. The young lady is constantly learning and wants to be one of the best in the industry.
She is also a member of “The Project for Women”. It is a platform that provides women the opportunity to share their success and failure stories. Apart from her career as an actress, Olivia is also musically gifted. She is an excellent singer and her piano skills are second to none. We are also happy to announce that Rodrigo is a Potterhead. She has been following the entire Harry Potter series for a while now and just loves them.
Olivia Rodrigo: Net Worth and Social Media
Now, this is where we might have to do a little guesswork. Whilst there have been no official confirmations, sources tell that Olivia has a net worth of $600,000. Most of her wealth comes from her appearances in movies and TV shows. She is still a young actress, in an initial phase of her career, and there is definitely more to come from this bright lady. Moreover, she is sure to achieve more fame and money in years to come.
For someone so young, Rodrigo has a lot of followers to boast about. She is active on platforms like Instagram and Twitter and has a massive fan following. You can find her on Instagram under the handle @olivia.rodrigo where she has just over 1 million followers. Whereas her Twitter handle is @olivia_rodrigo and she has just under 23k followers on the platform.