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Brittany Underwood - Actress Profile and Biography

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Brittany Underwood - Actress Profile and Biography

Brittany Underwood as 'One Life to Live's' Langston Cramer

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Character on 'One Life to Live':

Date of First Appearance on OLTL:

May 2006

Date of Birth and Location:

Was born on July 6, 1988 in Newark, New Jersey

Full Name:

Brittany Underwood

Parents:

Martha Underwood (mother)
Ron Underwood (father)

Siblings:

Brigitte Underwood (sister)

Marital Status:

Single

Interesting Facts About Brittany Underwood:

  • She was raised in Mountain Lakes.
  • She previously attended Manhattanville University for Biology.
  • Her mother is of Columbian descent and Brittany is fluent in Spanish.
  • Has appeared in a Verizon commercial.
  • She later booked a commercial for NuStars.
  • Brittany has a Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • Awards and Filmography:

    She appeared in school productions of The King and I, Guys and Dolls, H.M.S. Pinafore, Oliver, Pirates of Penzance and The Music Man.

    Law and Order: Special Victim’s Unit - Episode “Demons” – Kelly Brown, 2005

    Shakespeare in the Park – Mother Courage, 2006

    One Life To Live – Langston Wilde (Cramer), 2006-Present

    Brittany was nominated for Young Artist Award in 2009 for “Best Performance in a TV Series”.

    Biography and Credits:

    After taking an interest in entertainment at an early age, Brittany appeared in numerous school plays but wasn’t sure she wanted to be a full time actress until she booked a role for NuStars commercial. Brittany began her acting career on the television series, Law and Order: Special Victim’s Unit in 2005 in the episode “Demon”.

    In the summer of 2006, while doing Shakespeare in the Park’s Mother Courage, Brittany worked alongside Meryl Streep.

    Brittany landed the role of Langston Wilde on One Life to Live in May 2006. (The episode aired in November 2006) with her character starring in the OLTL play, “High School Musical”. More recently, her character wrote about her (on screen) best friend, Starr Manning’s complicated relationship in “Starr X’d Lovers” in which they appeared together.

    Brittany signed on to play an actress in the movie “Margaret” opposite Anna Paquin, Matt Damon and Mark Ruffalo slated for 2010.

    She is currently attending college for her research of neuroscience diseases such as Parkinson’s and Alzheimers. In her spare time, Brittany likes to hang out with friends and OLTL co-stars.

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