|“||And we looked all over the country and the great news was there was only one we found. Let's meet the girl of Girl Meets World, Rowan Blanchard.||”|
Rowan Blanchard (born October 14, 2001) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Riley Matthews on the Disney Channel series Girl Meets World. She is also known for her role in Spy Kids: All The Time in The World.
Blanchard was born in Los Angeles, California, to Elizabeth and Mark Blanchard-Boulbol, who are yoga instructors. Her paternal grandfather, an immigrant from the Middle East, had Lebanese, Moroccan, Armenian, and Syrian ancestry, while her paternal grandmother is of Swedish, Danish, and English descent. Rowan has two younger siblings, Carmen and Shane. She is close friends with actress and singer, Sabrina Carpenter.
Blanchard is represented by Commercial Talent and Untitled Entertainment.
She is filming A Wrinkle in Time right now.
|2010||Dance-A-Lot Robot||Caitlin Hodgers|
|2010||The Back-up Plan||Mona's Kid (7 yrs.)|
|2011||Little in or not Common||Raquel Pacheco|
|2011||Spy Kids: All the Time in the World||Rebecca Wilson|
|2014-2017||Girl Meets World||Riley Matthews|
|2015||Best Friends Whenever Episode: "Cyd and Shelby's Haunted Escape"||Riley Matthews|
|2016||The Realest Real||Paige|
|2017||A Wrinkle in Time||unknown role|
|2017||The Goldbergs 6 Episodes: |
"A Night To Remember"
"The Day After The Day After"
"Jedi Master Adam Skywalker"
Best Performance in a Feature Film - Young Actress Ten and Under
- Her fan mail address is:
- Rowan Blanchard
350 S. Beverly Dr.
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
- Rowan Blanchard
- She had admitted that her own father taught her P.E. classes, so she understands the teacher-parent/student-child dynamic of Cory and Riley.
- Her father taught P.E. classes at her school, which she believes gives her an understanding of the teacher/parent-student/child dynamic of Cory and Riley.
- Her fans are called "Rowboats."
- She believes that she and Riley are both very academic and love school.
- Her first acting role was in a commercial at the age of five.
- She is obsessed with Broadway and singing songs from Broadway shows.
- Her entire family doesn’t eat red meat.
- She has been into fashion since she was 4, tearing out pages of her mom’s fashion magazines that had outfits she liked.
- She owns a golden retriever named Winston.
- She considers herself a feminist.
- She loves Emma Watson for being a feminist and considers her one of her favorite actresses.
- One of her co-stars in Invisible Sister was Alex Desert, who played Eli Williams on Boy Meets World.
- She is ticklish.
- Rowan is a big fan of Audrey Hepburn, and Rosie McGee is modeled after her.
- She's written poems and articles for magazines such as Rookie Mag.
- She ships Katy and Shawn.
- She classifies herself as queer.
- She is a huge activist and spoke for the Women's March.
- She has a recurring role on The Goldbergs, as Adam's girlfriend, Jackie Geary.
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