Sofia Carson (born c. 1993 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) is an American singer and actress. Her first appearance on television was as a guest star on the Disney Channel show, Austin & Ally. In July 2015, she appeared as Evie, one of the main characters in the Disney Channel Original Movie, Disney's Descendants.
In 2012, Carson, who is of Colombian descent, was signed as a Latin music singer-songwriter to BMI.
Her acting career was launched in 2014 when she was cast as guest star, playing Chelsea, on the Disney Channel series Austin & Ally. A few months later, Carson was cast as recurring guest star, playing Soleil, on MTV's series Faking It.
In 2014, she was cast in a starring role in the Disney Channel Original Movie Descendants, directed by Kenny Ortega, who previously directed the High School Musical movie series. In Descendants, Carson plays Evie, the daughter of the Evil Queen (from Snow White), played by comedian Kathy Najimy. She stars alongside Kristin Chenoweth as Maleficent, Cameron Boyce as Carlos, Booboo Stewart as Jay, and Dove Cameron as Mal.
On January 9, 2015, Carson was cast in the co-lead role in the upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie Further Adventures in Babysitting staring alongside with Sabrina Carpenter. Filming began in spring 2015, for an early 2016 television premiere.
|2014||Austin & Ally||Chelsea||"Princesses & Prizes" (season 3, episode 8)|
|2014||Faking It||Soleil||"We Shall Overcompensate" (season 1, episode 3)|
"Faking Up Is Hard to Do" (season 1, episode 7)
|2015||Descendants||Evie, daughter of The Evil Queen||Disney Channel Original Movie|
|2016||Further Adventures in Babysitting||Luci||Disney Channel Original Movie|
Other charted songs
|"Rotten to the Core"|
(with Cameron Boyce, Booboo Stewart and Dove Cameron)