|Kylee Russell Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 3 in|
|Date of Birth||October 8, 1996|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Kylee Russell is a budding American actress, songwriter, and singer who is best known for her appearance as Eliza in the popular TV film Z-O-M-B-I-E-S (2018). She has also been cast in several other television movies like Forever Boys (2016) and Jump In! (2007). Besides that, Kylee has also made several silver screen appearances as Roxanne Chambers in South of Pico (2007), a young Kari in Mississippi Damned (2009), as Young Savannah in Absolute Evil – Final Exit (2009), and as Ruby in Where Children Play (2015). Kylee is also a talented singer who has contributed her vocals to the release of several soundtracks from the film Hank Zipzer’s Christmas Catastrophe (2016). With time, she has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 400k followers on Instagram and more than 20k followers on Twitter.
Panorama City, Los Angeles, California, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Actress, Singer, Songwriter
- Father – Norman T Russell
- Mother – Robin Tavares Russell
- Siblings – Chelsea Royce Tavares (Older Sister) (Actress, Singer, Songwriter), Halle Russell (Younger Sister) (Singer, Songwriter)
Kylee is represented by Stone Manners Salners Agency and NTR Associates, Music & Film Inc.
5 ft 3 in or 160 cm
50 kg or 110 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Kylee has dated –
- Samuel M Houser – Kylee was in a relationship with a UI/UX & website designer named Samuel M Houser. Their dating timeline cannot be confirmed as the pictures that they had uploaded to their Instagram account dated all the way back to early 2017. However, she and Samuel seemed to have still been in a relationship with one another even at the beginning of 2019. Samuel was also spotted spending time alongside her family on trips and other occasions as well.
- Gavvin – In February 2021, she announced her engagement with her boyfriend, Gavvin.
Race / Ethnicity
She is of Cape Verdean descent.
- Twirly hairstyle
- Nubian nose
- V-shaped face structure
Kylee has appeared in commercials for several brands such as –
- Walt Disney World
She was also featured in a PSA for The Real Cost titled “Science Class” in 2015.
Best Known For
- Being cast as Eliza in Disney’s popular TV film Z-O-M-B-I-E-S (2018), Hayden Chase in Hank Zipzer’s Christmas Catastrophe (2016), and as Karin Daniels in Jump In! (2007)
- Her silver screen appearances as Roxanne Chambers in South of Pico (2007), young Kari in Mississippi Damned (2009), as Young Savannah in Absolute Evil – Final Exit (2009), and as Ruby in Where Children Play (2015)
- Her cameo appearance in various hit shows including Modern Family (2016), Chasing Life (2015), Just Jordan (2008), and ER (2005)
- Lending her vocals to the release of the EP Christmas Catastrophe (2016)
- Being the younger sister of actress, singer, and songwriter Chelsea Royce Tavares
As a Singer
Kylee has contributed her incredible vocal skills to the release of the EP Christmas Catastrophe, which was released on December 9, 2016. The songs were derived from the film Hank Zipzer’s Christmas Catastrophe (2016). It was compiled with the songs Home for Christmas, Flower Girl, Rock ‘n’ Roll Reindeer, Make the Grade, and Sleeping Beauty. The song Rock ‘n’ Roll Reindeer was co-sung by her and actor Nick James who played the titular character in the film.
She made her debut theatrical film appearance as Roxanne Chambers in South of Pico in 2007.
First TV Show
Kylee made her first TV show appearance as Shelly on the comedy show Eve in 2005.
Kylee Russell Favorite Things
- Food – French Toast
- Fan Interaction Ever – A letter that she received from a fan who belonged to Germany had told her that Kylee “inspired her to pursue her dreams.”
Source – Just Jared, Popgabble
Kylee Russell Facts
- She is the middle child of her parents and was raised alongside both her sisters in Los Angeles.
- Her older sister Chelsea Tavares is also an actress who made her mark as Cranberry St. Claire in Unfabulous from 2004 to 2007.
- She has a dog named Biscuit.
- Following in her sister’s footsteps, Kylee made her first television show appearance as Shelly in Eve in 2005 at the age of 8.
- She was 11 years old when she made her first theatrical film appearance as Roxanne Chambers in South of Pico (2007).
- Kylee sang the song Bamm (2018) alongside actor Milo Manheim and Meg Donnelly for the hit soundtrack album for Z-O-M-B-I-E-S (2018).
- She often appears in her older sister Chelsea’s YouTube videos.
- Kylee started singing at a very early age even before she got into acting.
- She enjoys being around palm trees as they enlighten her.
- Kylee is very fond of cows.
- Kylee is not good at computers as opposed to her character Eliza who is really good at coding.
- Although her youngest sister Halle Rusell hasn’t found her lead into the entertainment industry as of July 2019, she can be seen singing alongside her sisters in videos that are uploaded to Chelsea’s YouTube channel.
- She only takes a stand for what she believes in.
- She prioritizes her belief in God before anything else.
- Kylee really enjoyed playing the role of Eliza who is a zombie in the television hit movie Disney’s Z-O-M-B-I-E-S in 2018.
- Out of acting, singing, and dancing, singing is something that Kylee is most passionate about.
- In 2016, she guest-starred on the show Modern Family. However, she had never seen that episode as of 2017. She would keep missing the episode somehow.
- She and actress Keke Palmer are close friends.
- Kylee was cast twice to portray a childhood part of a lead character. The first time being, the younger self of actress Tessa Thompson in Mississippi Damned (2009) and the 2nd time she played the youthful self of actress Carolyn Neff in Absolute Evil – Final Exit in 2009.
- Chelsea, Kylee, and Halle together were given the stage name Dandridge in the past. They even released a music video titled My Christmas Love in December 2015. However, as of 2019, it seems as though they discontinued the group.
- Kylee’s mother is very good at painting and sketching.
- Her older sister Chelsea is also an incredible singer who has released more than one original such as Tea Party (2012) and Beautiful Gangsta (2012).
Featured Image By Kylee Russell / Instagram