Who is Darby Camp?
Darby Camp is an American child actress, probably best known to the world as Kate in the films “The Christmas Chronicles” (2018), and “The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two” (2020), and as Marty Mitchell in the TV series “Gaslit” (2021), in addition to several other roles that she’s already secured in her young but a rather successful career.
How Old is Darby Camp? Age, Childhood, and Education
Darby Eliza Camp was born on 14 July 2007 under the Cancer zodiac sign, in Charlotte, North Carolina USA.
She’s the daughter of Clark Camp, who is employed at North Mecklenburg High School as a basketball assistant coach, and his wife Lacy Camp who is an actress herself, and a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Darby has an older sister, Ruthie Camp who tried out as an actress, but wasn’t as enthusiastic as her younger sister. Darby attended Community School of Davidson until 2018, when she started a homeschooling period through 2020, when she enrolled back to school, currently in a local high school.
However, many believe that she will be returning to homeschooling pretty soon, as her career has taken off.
Darby’s mother, an actress, pushed both of the girls into acting at an early age, and thanks to Lacey’s contacts in show business, Darby and Ruthie made acting debuts in the TV series “Door to Door” in 2013. Darby continued her acting career in contrast to Ruthie’s decision to cease her career before it even started.
In 2014, Darby was Daisy Bowen in the TV series “Drop Dead Diva”, and the same year portrayed Sky in the television drama movie “The Summers Sisters”, with Colleen Trusler, Karen Abercrombie and Peggy Barnell in the lead roles. The following year, Darby appeared in the romantic mystery-drama film “Blue”, starring Drew Connick, Michele Martin and Kenny Johnson.
Rise to Prominence
Young Darby was gradually becoming more popular, and in 2017 she joined the main cast of the Primetime Emmy Award-winning mystery crime-drama series “Big Little Lies”, with Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, and Shailene Woodley.
Darby starred in all 14 episodes, and earned a joint Screen Actors Guild Award nomination in the category for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series. The next year, Darby played Frankie in the family crime-drama film “Benji”, co-starring Gabriel Bateman and Kiele Sanchez, and also secured the role of Kate in the adventure-comedy film “The Christmas Chronicles”, which in particular launched her to stardom, so she reprised the role in the sequel “The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two” in 2020.
Recently, Darby starred in the thriller film “Calm Before” (2021), co-starring Michael Lombardi and Karen Abercrombie, and has also played Marty Mitchell in the TV drama series “Gaslit”, with Julia Roberts, Dan Stevens and Sean Penn as the main stars. Moreover, she is set to star in the comedy film “Clifford the Big Red Dog”, which is completed and is scheduled for release late in 2021.
Personal Life, Dating, Single
Darby is only 14 years old, but has already been linked to her co-stars, including Gabriel Bateman from “Benji”, as the two spent an awful a lot of time together off the set. However, it turned out that they are just good friends, and have remained so following the end of filming the aforementioned film.
As of late 2021, Darby Camp’s net worth has been estimated to already be around $2 million, earned through her successful career as an actress, during which she’s appeared in around 20 film and TV titles, all of which have added to her wealth.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
The prominent actress is known for her freckled face and long, curly red hair, while her eyes are hazel. She stands at a height of 5ft 2ins (1.57m), weighs approximately 112lbs (51kgs), while her vital statistics are 32-24-32, and her bra size 32A.
Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia
Darby’s favorite pastime activity is skateboarding, has learned a few tricks already, and continues to learn new ones as she skateboards almost daily with her friends.
Moreover, Darby enjoys free time with her friends and family, especially her older sister, with whom she is very close.
She is an avid animal lover, and her favorite animals are dogs; she’s adopted two pet dogs, named Stan Lee and Mart McFly. She often shares pictures of her pet dogs on her official Instagram page.
Since entering the show business, Darby has made friends in high classes, and one of her dearest friends is actress Chloe Coleman.
She has found inspiration in other actors and actresses, including Amanda Seyfried, Leonardo DiCaprio and Matt Damon, among others.