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Demi Lovato

Demetria Devonne Lovato was born on August 20, 1992 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, to Dianna Hart (née Dianna Lee Smith), a former Dallas Cowboy cheerleader, and Patrick Martin Lovato, an engineer and musician. Demi is the middle of 3 children, with 2 other sisters, Dallas Lovato and Madison De La Garza. She is of Mexican (father) and English and Scottish (mother) descent. Growing up, Demi won several talent contests and performed in famous venues, including the Eismann Center and the Dallas Cowboys' Thanksgiving Day Halftime Show with LeAnn Rimes. She started her show business career in earnest at the age of 10, when she became a series regular on the children's television show, Barney & Friends (1992). After being on "Barney & Friends", she had many guest appearances, like Just Jordan (2007) and Prison Break (2005). In 2007, Demi Lovato began working with the Disney Channel. First, she got a part on a short television show called, As the Bell Rings (2007), but her role on the show ended when Lovato was cast as "Mitchie Torres" in the starring role of the Disney Channel movie, Camp Rock (2008). The movie launched Demi into total stardom, she was an overnight sensation. Demi also recorded 3 songs with the pop group, The Jonas Brothers, for the film's soundtrack. On September 23, 2008, Demi released her debut album, "Don't Forget". Several of the songs on the album were co-written by The Jonas Brothers. The album debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 chart. In promotion of this album, Demi went on tour with The Jonas Brothers on their 2008 "Burning Up Tour" as the opening act. In 2009, Demi landed her own show on Disney called Sonny with a Chance (2009) and, the same year, she released her second studio album, "Here We Go Again". In November of 2010, Demi checked herself into rehab in the middle of a Camp Rock Tour to get treatment for severe depression, bulimia, anorexia and cutting. Demi got out in January of 2011, while she was in treatment, she was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. She had these problems since she was 11 years old. After Demi was released from treatment, she quit her hit Disney show, Sonny with a Chance (2009), and focused all of her energy on recording her third studio album. Her album, "Unbroken", was released on September 20, 2011. She went on tour with the band, Hot Chelle Rae, in the summer of 2012.


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Born:
Aug 20, 1992 In Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
33
First Appeared:
In the series The Price Is Right 1972-09-04
Latest Project:
Series Matador 2014-07-01

11 wins & 21 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The X Factor
Filmography
Matador Unknown 2014-07-01
Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2014-02-24
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series Unknown 2014-03-11
Graceland Unknown 2013
Girls Unknown 2012-04-15
The Voice Unknown 2011-04-26
The Lying Game Unknown 2011-08-15
The X Factor Self - Judge / ... 54 episodes, 2012-2013 2011-09-01
Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
Sonny with a Chance Sonny Munroe 47 episodes, 2009-2011 2009-02-08
RuPaul's Drag Race Unknown 2009-02-02
Glee Unknown 2009-05-19
The Vampire Diaries Unknown 2009-09-10
Britain's Got More Talent Unknown 2007-06-09
Britain's Got Talent Unknown 2007-06-09
Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Keeping Up with the Kardashians Unknown 2007-10-14
As the Bell Rings Charlotte Adams 15 episodes, 2007-2008 2007-08-26
America's Got Talent Unknown 2006-06-21
Grey's Anatomy Unknown 2005-03-27
Dancing with the Stars Unknown 2005-06-01
Prison Break Unknown 2005-08-29
The Soup Unknown 2004-07-30
The X Factor UK Unknown 2004-09-04
Punk'd Unknown 2003-03-17
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Unknown 2003-12-03
America's Next Top Model Unknown 2003-05-20
American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
20/20 Unknown 1978-06-06
The Price Is Right Unknown 1972-09-04