Zoey Burger is one of the next superstars to look out for in the entertainment industry. She stole the hearts of many a thousand fan with her impressive portrayal of Gigi Rueda on the hit Nickelodeon series, Every Witch Way.
The starlet loves doing things that make her feel challenged, happy and proud. We couldn’t agree more having been witnesses to her talents and skills. Read about her biography and all the facts there is to know about her.
Zoey Burger Biography
Zoey Burger was born in a Baptist Hospital in Miami, Florida on September 13, 1999. Her birth sign is Virgo. Her love for acting dates back to her growing up years when she got involved in theatre. In a local theatre production of The Velveteen Rabbit, Zoey played the role of Wild Rabbit #1 when she was 7. This set her moving on the path to her acting career.
Following her passion for the art of portraying others, she enrolled in a High School for the Performing Arts where she majored in Musical Theatre. To further hone her skills, she studied under a popular booking coach Amy Lyndon.
She has added more feat to her acting career since her theatrical days. The starlet made her screen debut in 2012 in the short film Wordplay where she played the role of Jules Benson. She has done other remarkable works and has garnered a huge number of fans for her impressive portrayals.
Her career break came when she was cast as Gigi Rueda in the Nickelodeon TV series, Every Witch Way in over 70 episodes until the series’ finale on July 30, 2015. Her character which is also known as “Miss Information” became a fan favorite and brought her to the limelight.
Gigi is the school gossip and will do anything to get her scoop. Even though she calls her self Miss Information, she is the most miss informed character on the series. An irony, huh?
She has also starred in Every Witch Way: Spellbound (2014), a TV movie where she reprised her role as Gigi, one episode of Talia in the Kitchen (2015), the miniseries Con (2016) where she acted as Young Iris, and as Liz in the short movie Runaway (2016).
Zoey may not have any work underway as of now, but she has proven her worth on the showbiz arena as the next big thing to look out for.
5 Facts You Need to Know About The Actress
1. Her Family
Zoey was born as the first child in a family of four. Although there are no known details about her parents’ name or career, they are very supportive of their daughter’s career. She has shared images of her parents who she seems to have a very close and wonderful relationship with.
She has a younger brother, Robin Oliver who is also intrigued with the arts and the showbiz. He is pursuing his passion to be a dancer. Robin Oliver was born at 25 weeks and weighed less than 2 lbs at birth but has proven over the years to be a survivor with a strong spirit. His birth and life can be best described as a miracle and the lad has grown into a healthy and adorable kid.
The close-knit family has this love for the beach and one of their favorite hobbies is to go sea-glass hunting. According to Zoey in an interview, they are a little crazy about it and even have custom-made display cases for their favorite pieces. She resides with her parents and brother in West Palm Beach, Florida.
2. Swimming was her initial passion
The starlet was a competitive swimmer for five years before her first acting gig on stage which turned out to be a case of love at first performance. She left the pool for the stage and has not looked back since then. Zoey can be said to be living her dream.
3. Her fun things to do are what you never imagined
Zoey Burger is a musical theatre girl and so it wouldn’t be strange when she bursts out into show-tunes. However, when she spends her leisure time on a set with a building crew using crazy tools like miter saws, it really becomes surprising.
Also, during the summer when the heat seems to be at its peak, the beach is her idea of cooling off. She spends a lot of her time there which is her idea of staying active either by taking long walks or diving into waves.
4. Her dream role in the future would be to play a character from her favorite book
If the series had continued, Zoey Burger would have loved to do an Every Witch Way musical movie starring Ed Sheeran. The interesting part is that she already has a whole script written on it, unfortunately, the series has ended and for a long time.
However, she would like to play Lindsey Lee Wells from author John Green’s An Abundance of Katherines which has been her favorite book for years.
5. She has an amazing body measurement
The Every Witch Way actress has a great body with excellent curves and measurements. With a light black hair color and brown eye color, her beautiful features are well accentuated by a height of 5″1′ and a body weight of 55 kg.
Her body measurement is 33-26-34 inches. Her charms are made more endearing by her cute smile.