Kira Nicole Kosarin, born on October 7, 1997, is an actress, singer, model, and musician from America. She is best known for her role as Phoebe Thunderman on the hit comedy T.V. series, “The Thundermans” on Nickelodeon. The series ran from 2013 to 2018 and Kosarin played the main role. In 2019, she released her debut album, “Off Brand,” after taking a short break from acting. For her role in “The Thundermans,” she was nominated four times, from 2015 to 2018, for the Kids’ Choice Awards.
Kira Kosarin grew up in Boca Raton, Florida, where she studied dance, music, and gymnastics. She attended Pine Crest School and trained in ballet at Boca Ballet Theater. She was born in New Jersey, America, on October 7, 1997, to an actress (former) mother and a musician father. Her parents are of Ashkenazi Jewish ethnicity and come from Eastern Europe. She grew up in a highly creative environment, so acting, singing, and dancing come naturally to her.
Kosarin was nominated for the Kids’ Choice Award, along with many others, in the Favorite T.V. Actress category for four years in a row. The winner was announced live on Nickelodeon in an event hosted by singer Nick Jonas. Her Nickelodeon movie, “Tripwrecked,” (later renamed “One Crazy Cruise”), was shot in Vancouver, Canada, and was released on June 19, 2015. She gained widespread popularity and copious career opportunities from her role as Phoebe Thunderman in the Nickelodeon smash hit series, “The Thundermans.”
Kosarin also runs a YouTube channel where she posts song covers as well as her original music. The channel has gained huge popularity and is followed by thousands of her fans. In February 2018, she announced the release of her debut single ‘SPY,’ which was finally released on March 16. In July 2020, “Songbird,” her first extended play, was released independently. In March 2022, she released her debut major-label single, ‘Mood Ring.’
Kosarin is always pretty discreet about her personal life and prefers to keep it under wraps. Although some of her past relationships hit the headlines and rumors about her sexuality also circulated on the internet, she prefers to have a low-key personal life. She stays in touch with her fans on Twitter.
She makes her acting debut as a child artist on the show “Stuck on You.”
She makes her adult T.V. debut in one episode of the Disney channel sitcom series "Shake It Up."
She finally gets to play her first lead role in the superhit series, "The Thundermans," on Nickelodeon.
She releases her smash hit number, 'Vinyl,' on all digital platforms.
She is cast in season three of "Light as a Feather."
Why We Love Kira Kosarin
She is romantic
Her song 'Mood Ring,' was inspired by her boyfriend's gorgeous eyes. The song describes the feelings of falling in love with one’s lover's eyes. She clearly has an eye for beauty!
She is focused
She has a laser-like focus on her goals. Her goal is to be good and responsive in everything she does, and she hopes that her fans will reciprocate the energy.
Her secret talents
She says she's got all the weird body tricks. She can cross/shake her eyes, wiggle her ears, roll her eyebrows, and twist her tongue. That is indeed a unique talent!
5 Surprising Facts
She is a math wizard
Her favorite subject is mathematics, and she is very good at it.
Her love for dramedy
As a kid, she was obsessed with the teen dramedy, "Stick It."
She chills with Netflix
Kosarin loves to watch Netflix and is obsessed with “Selling Sunset” and “Inventing Anna.”
She is fashionable
She is into fashion and loves to wear corset tops, which are her favorite style trend at present.
The workshop that changed her life
She decided to move to Los Angeles, California, to pursue an acting career after attending an acting workshop.
Kira Kosarin FAQs
Are Kira Kosarin and Jack Griffo friends?
Yes, they are. They have known each other since they were in their early teens.
What happened to Kira Kosarin?
Kosarin didn’t stop working after “The Thundermans.” The actress starred in the Hulu series, “Light as a Feather” and also voiced a character in the movie “Lucky.” Her upcoming movie is “SuperCool.”
How old was Kira Kosarin in the first season of “The Thundermans?”
She was only 14 in the first season!
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