Tiffany Thornton

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Tiffany Thornton
Thornton in 2009
Born (1986-02-14) February 14, 1986 (age 37)
OccupationActress, singer, comedian
Years active2004–present

Tiffany Dawn Thornton (born February 14, 1986 in College Station, Texas, U.S.) is an American actress, comedian and singer, best known for her co-starring role as Tawni Hart on the Disney Channel Original Series, Sonny with a Chance.[1]

Career[change | change source]

Thornton made her television acting debut on the pilot episode of the Fox sitcom, Quintuplets. She then went on to guest star on 8 Simple Rules, American Dreams, The O.C., Desperate Housewives, That's So Raven, Jericho, Wizards of Waverly Place and Hannah Montana.

In 2009, she began her role as Tawni Hart on the Disney Channel Original Series, Sonny with a Chance and then went on to play a part in the Disney Channel Original Movie, Hatching Pete.

Personal life[change | change source]

Thornton became engaged to her boyfriend of one year, Christopher Carney, a court officer, in December 2009.[2] She has openly stated, "I am a Christian. I would have nothing without my faith."

Filmography[change | change source]

2009 Hatching Pete Jamie Disney Channel Original Movie
Year Show Role Notes
2004 Quintuplets Stacy Pilot
8 Simple Rules Marnie 1 episode: "Car Trouble?"
2005 American Dreams Tonya 2 episodes: "Truth Be Told" and "Home Again"
The O.C. Ashley 3 episodes: "The Shape of Things to Come", "The Disconnect" and "The Safe Harbor"
2006 Desperate Housewives Barbie 1 episode: "No One Is Alone"
That's So Raven Tyler Sparks (episode "Checkin' Out", part of That's So Suite Life of Hannah Montana)
Jericho Stephanie Lancaster Pilot episode, uncredited
2007 Hannah Montana Becky 2 episodes: "Get Down, Study-udy-udy" and "Yet Another Side of Me"
Wizards of Waverly Place Susan 1 episode: "Movies"
2008 Disney Channel's Totally New Year 2008 Herself Disney Channel special New Years event
2009 Leo Little's Big Show Herself Hatching Pete and Dadnapped Double Feature and
"Sonny With a Chance: Sonny's Big Break"
2009–present Sonny with a Chance Tawni Hart Main role, Disney Channel Original Series
2010 Fish Hooks Doris Flores Gorgeous (voice) 1 episode: "Doris Flores Gorgeous"
2010 Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil Teena Sometimes (voice) 1 episode: "And... Action!"

Music[change | change source]

Songs[change | change source]

Music videos[change | change source]

Awards[change | change source]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2010 Teen Choice Awards "Summer TV Star-Female" Sonny with a Chance Nominated

References[change | change source]

  1. "Sonny With a Chance - TV Series - Cast, Credits, Awards". New York Times. Retrieved 2009-06-05.
  2. "Disney Channel Star Tiffany Thornton Is Engaged". People Magazine. Archived from the original on 2011-01-31. Retrieved 2010-02-04.
  3. "Debut of "Let it Go" by Mitchel Musso and Tiffany Thornton to debut on Disney Channel and". Laughing Place. 2009-03-17. Retrieved 2009-06-05.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Interview with Shine On Media". Shine on Media. Retrieved 2009-05-11.

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