Anna Camp is an American actress and singer whose beauty resonates through each movie or television appearance she makes. She is not just a good-looking actress, she is also well grounded in her craft having graduated from the Fine Arts University and training in theater arts. She is famously known for her role in the HBO vampire drama series, “True Blood” where she played the Villainous “Sarah Newlin” and most recently, Aubrey Posen, in the “Pitch Perfect” movie franchise in 2012, 2015 and 2017. More projects have sure been lined up for the prolific actress and would be available for the viewing public in due time. Read on for more interesting Anna Camp facts.
Who Is Anna Camp
Anna Ragsdale Camp was born in Aiken, South Carolina on the 27th of September, 1982 to parents, Thomas Sewell Camp, a bank executive and Dee Camp, a democratic party volunteer. Anna has just one older sister named Saluda. During her childhood years, she was raised in Columbia, South Carolina where was enrolled into the Meadowfield Elementary School. In the second grade, she got her first exposure to acting when she was cast in a Drug Abuse Resistance Education production.
For her college education, Anna Camp gained admission into the University of North Carolina School of the Arts to study Fine Arts. Having completed all requirements for a University degree, Anna graduated successfully in 2004 after which she decided to pursue a career as an actress and this decision prompted her to move to New York.
In 2005, Anna played the role of Perfect in Columbinus, her stellar performance made more Hollywood producers consider her for similar roles. As a Broadway theatre performer, Anna Camp earned herself a Lucille Lortel Award for her role in the Off-Broadway play titled The Scene. The following year in 2008, she was cast in the Broadway revival of Equus, where she played the role of Jill Mason alongside established actors, Alan Strang and Daniel Radcliffe. This role, in particular, was described by her as a risky and very uncomfortable one especially when it came to the part of nudity. However, she had to psyche herself up a whole lot in order to bring her cast character to life.
She got a role in the pilot of the ABC television dramedy titled, Cashmere, in 2008. Soon enough she was given the role of Sarah Newlin in the second season of HBO vampire television series, “True Blood”. This was the role that expanded her fame beyond borders and made her one of the many fan favorites of the show. Her performances in the show also got her nominated for the category of Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, at the SAG Awards. A fact worth noting is that Anna initially auditioned to play the part of Sookie Stackhouse in “True Blood” but got cast as Sarah Newlin instead.
In 2011, she appeared in the Zach Braff play titled, All New People; acting alongside stars such as Krysten Ritter and Justin Bartha. In 2012, she would land one of her biggest and most career-boosting roles in the musical comedy movie franchise, Pitch Perfect (2012, 2015 and 2017), where she starred as Aubrey Posen. Currently, Anna Camp has a recurring role as Deirdre Robespierre in Netflix’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.
Relationships – Ex-Husbands And Boyfriends
Anna must have been a heartbreaker in her younger days and we guess she still is even at a more mature age. Her beauty is one that resonated gracefully the very first time she appeared on the silver screens which is no wonder she is the crush of a good number of men. For some of these men, they have either been lucky enough to date her or get married to her.
Anna began dating fellow actor, Michael Mosley in the first quarter of 2008 and by September of the same year, they got engaged. The pair had to wait two more years before they could finally walk down the aisle to become an officially married couple in 2010. Unfortunately, just like most Hollywood marriages, Anna camp and Mosley’s union began experiencing a lot of issues and this led to a divorce in 2013.
After the divorce, Anna Camp entered into a relationship in 2013, with Skylar Astin, a co-star of hers in the box office hit movie, Pitch Perfect. After three years of dating, the pair got engaged in the January 2016 and by September of the same year, they were married. Interestingly, the couple appeared in one episode of the series, Ground Floor, as a couple.