The American social media star and actress DeVore Ledridge, caught the public’s attention with her lead role of Amelia in the family TV series “Bizaardvark.”
Age, Early Life, and Education Background
Katherine DeVore Ledridge hails from Lexington, Kentucky, and was born under the Gemini zodiac sign on 14 June 2000, which makes her 21 years old as of early 2022. She was brought up with her younger brother Harrison by their mother Vanessa C. Ledridge, a former theater actress, and their father Roger Ledridge II, who worked at a local company as an insurance agent. Vanessa’s parents were very supportive when she was growing up, and encouraged her to learn to play musical instruments at a tender age – she already knew how to play the piano and guitar by the time she attained the age of 10.
When she was 12, her mother took her to Los Angeles, California, to take part in ITM Talent Showcase and she was subsequently selected by John O’Hurley to appear in her first commercial. Ledridge attended Kentucky’s School for the Creative and Performing Arts before joining Oak Park High, California. She matriculated in 2019, but hasn’t disclosed the college she’s attending, if at all.
Interests and Hobbies
Sources reveal that DeVore grew up with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) – nonetheless, it didn’t seriously affect her childhood and upbringing. She likes watching late-night-movies and series – her favorite animated films are “Moana” and “The Angry Birds 2”, while her best-liked horror and comedy shows are AMC’s “The Walking Dead” and “Witches of the Waverly Place”, respectively.
Ledridge is an outdoorsy person, and enjoys going for fashion-related shopping sprees, especially when she’s touring a new place. The Kentucky-born social media personality is a lover of animals, especially horses – she loves riding horses and jumping, and is apparently very good. She’s also an active member of the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) organization, and has kept many pet dogs and cats in the past. She loves photography, especially capturing nature photos. She revealed during an interview that as a child she aspired to become a professional photographer. In addition, she is physically active and enjoys dancing, especially to contemporary and jazz songs.
Career Beginning and Rise to Stardom
Before she started her acting career, Ledridge was already very popular on TikTok – she opened her channel in 2013 and was fond of uploading funny videos, which attracted a wide following. As her TikTok fame grew, she ventured into showbiz, and in 2015 auditioned for several roles, and luckily was selected to portray Daisy in the Sean-Ryan Peterson, Megan Kenney and Jackson Lawrence-starring TV show “Clique Wars”, and then appeared in its “Day of the Phoenix: Part 1 and Part 2” episodes. In 2016, she secured her breakthrough role of Amelia Duckworth in the comedy series “Bizaardvark’’ (2016-19), cast alongside Madison Hu and Olivia Rodrigo. The show was critically acclaimed, especially among teenagers, and she was cast in all its 60+ episodes, which saw her fame and wealth growing significantly.
The show follows the story of teenage friends who run a channel “Bizaardvark”, on which they upload comical music songs – her role enabled her to learn a lot about her own TikTok channel. Ledridge has also contributed to multiple talk shows, and was seen in an episode of “Red Carpet Report” (2016) before she became host in the “Bizaardvark: Justine Magazine Exclusive” in the same year. In 2017, she was seen in the music video entitled “Disney Channel Stars: DuckTales Theme Song,” directed by Kerri A. Lavin, and in the year that followed, she was featured in the four-minute musical entitled “Disney Channel Stars: Legendary,” in which several female Disney stars sing about how well they can do the things that men can do.
She also made an appearance in the comedy series “Would You Wrather Challenges”, in its “Embarrassing Video or Texts Read Aloud” episode in 2018, and later in a single episode of the documentary “Teens Wanna Know.”After becoming a TikTok star, DeVore opened a YouTube channel in 2013, but remained inactive for three years before she finally uploaded “First Video,” which she made in collaboration with the American singer Bryana Saltz. She has since uploaded many more videos, including “Q&A Video!,” “American Tries British Candy!!!” and then “!!!Eat It Or Wear It Challenge!!! (Ft. Chandler).” DeVore presently has close to 40,000 YouTube subscribers, and earns a significant sum from her videos, most of which are widely viewed. She is also actively looking for new opportunities in the showbiz industry.
DeVore boasts of being the Associate Producer of the horror film “Beyond the Cracks,” which was written and also directed by actor Daniel Bruington.
Social Media Presence
DeVore is active on Instagram with close to 740,000 followers, using her account to promote her career and update her fans about her day-to-day activities. She is also active on Twitter and Facebook with close to 22,000 and 5,000 fans respectively. Moreover, she has close to 2.1 million TikTok followers.
DeVore prefers leading a private personal life, and has disclosed very little about her previous romantic affairs.
Nonetheless, it is widely speculated that she was previously in a short-lived relationship with American actor, mode, and TikTok star Camerin Kindle, who was born in Oregon – he has a wide following of over four million followers on TikTok. The duo broke up for reasons they kept private, and Kindle thereafter began dating social edia content creator Kelsi Hemstreet – sources have alleged that Camerin has been abusive towards Kelsi. Ledridge is rumored to be dating YouTuber Oscar Rosenstroem, who runs a self-titled channel that has millions of followers. The duo is fond of sharing their photos together on their respective social media pages.
She is unmarried and without children as of 2022.
Height, Weight, and Physical Appearance
DeVore is of Caucasian ethnicity, has a set of blue eyes and long blonde hair. She is of slim-build, 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall, weighs approximately 130lbs (58kg), with vital statistics 32B-24-33, wearing shoes size 6.5 (US).
DeVore has made a name for herself as an actress and social media personality and has earned a net worth from her multifaceted career, according to sources estimated at $500,000 as of early 2022.