|Carly Rose Sonenclar Quick Info|
|Date of Birth||April 20, 1999|
Carly Rose Sonenclar is an American singer and actor who rose to fame in December 2012 as she became the runner-up on the 2nd season of The X Factor. She has released songs and extended plays such as Getaway Car, Wild, Song of the Summer, Warned You, Birds & Bees, Twentyone, and Change My Mind. She has also been cast in shows and movies like The Electric Company, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, and The Nanny Diaries.
Carly Rose Sonenclar
New York City, New York, United States
She has resided in-
- Mamaroneck, New York, United States
- Los Angeles, California, United States
Carly Rose Sonenclar studied at Rye Neck High School, from where she graduated in 2017. She then attended the University of Southern California.
- Father – Bob Sonenclar
- Mother – Terri Edelman Sonenclar
- Siblings – Russell Sonenclar (Older Brother)
- Others – Charles Sonenclar (Paternal Grandfather), Frances (Paternal Grandmother), Richard Edelman (Maternal Grandfather), Shirley (Maternal Grandmother)
After being discovered at the age of 7, Carly was signed to one of the top NYC children’s talent management companies, Cunningham, Escott, Slevin and Doherty (CESD).
R&B, pop, soul
Syco / Columbia Records
5 ft or 152 cm
46 kg or 101½ pounds
Race / Ethnicity
Carly Rose Sonenclar is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.
Achieved fame at a very young age, when she was not even in high school.
30-23-33 in or 76-58.5-84 cm
2 (US) or 34 (EU)
Carly serves as the ambassador of the Starlight Children’s Foundation of NY/NJ/CT.
Best Known For
Appearing in her debut film in 2008, and in the singing reality American television show “The X Factor” in 2011.
Sonenclar’s debut original song is “Unforgettable”. She sang her another original song, which she named “Fighters”.
She debuted with the 2008 comedy romantic film The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 for her role as Katherine Rollins.
Carly had her Broadway debut in 2006 with Les Miserables where she played Young Cosette.
First TV Show
In 2011, Carly debuted in PBS’ The Electric Company where she played Gilda Flip, the newest Prankster in its third season.
Carly keeps herself fit with her active lifestyle and lots of running.
Carly Rose Sonenclar Favorite Things
Source – The Below YouTube Video
Carly Rose Sonenclar Facts
- She started singing at the age of 2 but commenced her professional career in 2006.
- Carly enjoys playing softball.
- Her older brother Russell studies at the University of Delaware.
- She likes to play the piano and compose songs.
- In December 2012, she came at number 2 in the second season of The X Factor USA. She was beaten by Tate Stevens, who won the show. Later, Carly’s parents slammed LeAnn Rimes for ruining the chance of their daughter to win the show.
- She was discovered at the age of 7.
- She first performed the lead role as Pearl in the stage adaptation of The Night of the Hunter at the New York Musical Theatre Festival in 2006.
- She has sung U.S. National Anthem at various sports events.