Brielle Barbusca is an American teen actress, popularly known for portraying Jaden Kagen in American comedy and drama TV series The Starter Wife. The redhead actress starred along with fellow redhead actress Debra Messing as the latter’s daughter in the Tv series. Ever since her first appearance on screen, she has since emerged as one of the most talented young actresses in the movie industry lately.
Brielle Barbusca Biography, Age
She was born on November 2, 1998, and when Brielle Barbusca was three years old, a film agent saw a picture of her hanging on the wall of her uncle’s restaurant in New York and took the interest in her. He decided to approach her parents to know if they would be interested in permitting their young daughter to act.
Barbusca did a couple of commercials before eventually making her debut as an actress when she was cast in CBS’s QueensSupremein 2003, she played the role of a kidnapped girl. She was 5 years old as at the time she made an appearance in the TV series. In the same year, she featured as one of the children on the playground in series named Third watch, and in that same year, she played the role of Brianna Melville in Hope and Faith. A year on, she appeared as a supporting actor in The Forgotten as a child walking with her mother. In 2015, Brielle Barbusca featured in Hitch as one of the students on a class trip. The romantic comedy movie also featured stars like Will Smith, Kevin James, and Eva Mendes.
The year 2007 brought about the turning point of her career, she starred on the TV series The Starter Wife as Jaden Kagen the daughter of Debra Messing who played the role of Molly Kagen. The role she played in The Starter Wife announced her to Hollywood. She got more recognition among filmmakers which led her to get more roles in other films.
In 2009, Brielle Barbusca played the role of Sam in royal pains, after which she took a three years break from acting so as to focus on her Academics. Brielle Barbusca transitioned from being a child actress to adult actress in 2013 when she took up the role of Stacey Leeds in Nickelodeon anthology series Deadtime Stories and Lindsey in ABC’s sitcom Trophy wife. She also featured in Grave secrets, Telefilm Twang, in Fox’s medical comedy-drama The Mindy project, in comedy drama Definitely Mel and also in ABC’s family sitcom Modern family as Joyce.
In 2014, she played the role of Faith in TV series Scandal. She was a guest star in Fox’s crime drama Bones in 2015 where she featured as Faith. In 2016, she portrayed Bonnie in American TV series Shameless. She also played the role of Katie in The fosters, as Krissi in Best Friends Whenever and in Kings of Con as Lia.
In 2017, Brielle Barbusca featured as a cheerleader in two episodes of the premiere season of TV series Young Sheldon.
In the first half of this year, she has already featured in TV series like Fox’s drama series 9-1-1 as copper. Also in a couple of movies like Party mom where she was cast as Sasha, as Heather in Faceoff and has also featured as Catherine on Saturday at the starlight.
Brielle Barbusca was born in New Jersey to Louie and Debra Barbusca. She was raised along with her kid brother Thomas Barbusca. The Barbusca family share red hair – Brielle, her great-grandmother, her dad and her brother all have red hair. Barbusca is of Italian lineage, her great-grandparents were Italians who migrated to the United States.
Her brother Thomas Barbusca who was born March 3, 2003, is an actor as well. He is famous for the character he played in TV sitcom The Mick as Chip Pemberton. He has also featured in several numbers of TV series and movies like his sister.
Height, Body Measurement
Height: 5’2” (1.57m)
Weight: 102Ibs (46.3kg)
Hair color: red
Eye color: green
Body shape: slim
Body measurement: 32c-25-35
Shoe size: 5(UK)
Other Facts About Her
- Brielle Barbusca is a Roman Catholic.
- She is also a model.
- She is dating Shameless Star Ethan Cutkosky.
- She earns between $12,000 – $15,000 per episode.
- The actress is worth about a million dollars ($1 million)
- Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.