Sofia Carson is an American actress and singer. Starting as a guest actress, she has gone on to play prominent roles on TV and films. She has also voiced main characters in animated series. Sofia is one of those beautiful and highly talented stars about whom the fans are ever curious to know and have more details and updates. Today we shall provide highlights about Sofia’s life and career and also present her lesser-known facts for you! Let us get started….
Sofia Carson’s Birth, Parents, Family, and Education
Sofia Carson was born on 10 April 1993 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the USA. Her parents are José F. Daccarett and Laura Char Carson who are originally from Colombia. Her mother’s side is the Char family who includes Colombia’s well-known politicians. She has a younger sister named Paulina Char who is an Instagram star with more than 130000 followers.
As per her education, she studied at St. Hugh School and graduated later from the Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart, Miami. She procured a training in dance from Motion Dance Studio and was a part of the IMPAC Youth Ensemble Program which used to participate in various national levels competitions in the US. Sofia later joined UCLA and completed her graduation in communications and did a minor in French.
Sofia Carson’s Career
Recognizing her singing talent, BMI signed her in 2012 as a singer and songwriter. She commenced her acting career in 2014 when she was cast as a guest star to play Chelsea in the series on Disney Channel titled ‘Austin and Ally’. The same year, Sofia got a chance to play Soleil in MTV’s ‘Faking It’. She also was cast in the main role in the Disney film ‘Descendants’. In this film, Sofia was the daughter Evie of the Evil Queen in Snow White.
In 2016, she was featured in a co-lead role in Disney channel’s movie called ‘Adventures in Babysitting’. She also appeared in ‘A Cinderella story: If the shoe fits’ which was a direct-to-DVD movie. In 2016, she released her first single with Hollywood and Republic Records. In January 2017, she released another single called ‘Back to Beautiful’. The related music video was released after 1 month on her YouTube. It has become extremely popular with more than 19 million views.
Carson has also performed at several events and has been appreciated for it. She has also been a presenter of important functions Of Disney channel. She released her single ‘Ins and Outs’ in August 2017. She has performed this song at some events and won praise for it. Sofia has been in the industry for the past 3-4 years but has gained a lot of fame in this short span of time. This is due to her multiple talents and down-to-earth nature. She has remained away from any controversies and has been concentrating on her work and working on her career.
Sofia Carson: Relationships and Personal Life
Twenty-four-year-old Sofia is not married and is sans husband. She is currently single and enjoying it. But she was in few romantic associations in the past. She was supposedly dating Nolan who was with her at UCLA. She was rumored to be involved romantically with her Descendants’ co-star Booboo Stewart. She was dating a lawyer named Manolo Vergara since December 2016 and the two shared a very special relationship. But they split the same year.