Last updated on April 22nd, 2023 at 09:47 am
Carly Schroeder Biography
Carly Schroeder is an American actress and former U.S. Army reservist, best known for her roles in TV shows and films such as “Lizzie McGuire”, “General Hospital”, and “Mean Creek”. She is also recognized for her role on the “General Hospital” spin-off as Serena Baldwin, the daughter of Scotty Baldwin and Lucy Coe.
Carly Schroeder Age and Birthday
How old is Carly? Schroeder is 33 years old as of 2023. She was born Carly Brook Schroeder on 18 October 1990 in Valparaiso, Indiana, United States. Her birthday is always celebrated on October 18th of every year.
Carly Schroeder Education
Schroeder graduated from Thousand Oaks High School in June 2009 and California Lutheran University with a double major in communications and psychology, as well as a minor in theater, in 2014. RELATED: Maya Wiley
Carly Schroeder Nationality | Ethnicity
What ethnicity is Carly? Carly belongs to the white-American ethnicity/heritage/ancestry. She holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. She was born and raised in Valparaiso, Indiana, United States.
Carly Schroeder Height
How tall is Carly? Schroeder stands at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m).
Carly Schroeder Family | Parents | Brother
Schroeder was born and raised in Valparaiso, Indiana by her parents. She is the daughter of (father) Paul Schroeder and (mother) Kelli Schroeder. She was born alongside her younger brother Hunter Schroeder, an actor.
Carly Schroeder Husband
Is Carly married? Carly is currently single. Though, she was romantically in a relationship with Jake Thomas, an American actor and director. However, their relationship did not work. More details about her dating or marital life are currently under review. RELATED: Mark Mancuso
Carly Schroeder Net Worth
Carly Schroeder is an American actress and former U.S. Army reservist with an estimated net worth of $20 million.
Schroeder General Hospital
Carly landed the role of Serena Baldwin on “General Hospital” in 1997. Schroeder played the role for three years, from 1997 to 2000. During her time on “General Hospital,” Schroeder received critical acclaim for her portrayal of Serena Baldwin. She was nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Daytime TV Series – Young Actress in 1999 and again in 2000.
Carly Schroeder Lizzie McGuire
Carly played her role as Melina Bianco in the Disney Channel series “Lizzie McGuire. In the series, Schroeder played Melina, Lizzie’s best friend who was often portrayed as rebellious and mischievous. Her character was known for her edgy style and outgoing personality, which often contrasted with Lizzie’s more reserved and cautious nature.
Schroeder appeared in a total of nine episodes of “Lizzie McGuire” between 2001 and 2003. During her time on the show, she also appeared in other popular TV shows, including “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” and “George Lopez.”
Carly Schroeder Career
Carly started acting at a young age, and her first major role came when she was only 11 years old, in the Disney Channel series “Lizzie McGuire”. She played the character of Melina Bianco, a close friend of Lizzie’s. RELATED: Ginger Zee
Schroeder continued to act in various TV shows and films throughout her childhood and teenage years. In 2006, she joined the cast of the popular soap opera “General Hospital”, playing the character of Serena Baldwin. She stayed on the show until 2008 when she left to pursue other opportunities.
In 2004, Schroeder appeared in the independent film “Mean Creek”, which was praised by critics for its performances and storytelling. She played the role of Millie, a young girl who is bullied by a group of boys on a boating trip.
In addition to her acting career, Schroeder was also a member of the U.S. Army Reserves. She joined in 2019 and completed basic training at Fort Jackson in South Carolina. She explained that she joined the military to gain a new perspective and to give back to her country.
Schroeder has also been involved in various humanitarian causes. In 2018, she co-founded the nonprofit organization “ACTS” (Awareness Campaign for Teens) with her friend Kelsey Hopper. The organization aims to raise awareness about mental health and provide resources for young people.
Although Schroeder has largely stepped away from acting in recent years, she remains an active member of the military and a passionate advocate for mental health awareness.
Carly Schroeder TV Shows and Movies
- 2018 Deadly Shores
- 2009 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
- 2008 Ghost Whisperer Lisa Benzing
- 2008 Prayers for Bobby
- 2003 Cold Case
- 2002 George Lopez
- 2001–2003 Lizzie McGuire
- 2001 Virtually Casey
- 2000 Growing Up Brady
- 2000 Dawson’s Creek
- 1997–2003 Port Charles
- 1997–2001, 2017 General Hospital
- 2018 Ouija House
- 2017 One of Us
- 2015 Prep School
- 2012 Slightly Single in L.A.
- 2011 Rites of Passage
- 2009 Forget Me Not
- 2007 Gracie
- 2007 Prey
- 2007 Eye of the Dolphin
- 2006 Firewall
- 2005 We All Fall Down
- 2004 Mean Creek
- 2003 The Lizzie McGuire Movie