Hollywood provides an opportunity to many people. Some of these are very well-known, while some sometimes get lost in the shine of others. There are many people who have faced this in the industry.
Such a name is Brittany Ashton Holmes; the actress came to Hollywood to create a name for herself but has not been able to do so. Don’t you know much about her?
Allow us to tell you everything about Brittany Ashton Holmes. This article will cover how she started and where she is now. So go on and read closely to miss nothing!
Early Life Of Brittany Ashton Holmes
Brittany Ashton Holmes was born in 1989 on 27th February in California. She used to play soccer in her high school soccer team and attended high school in Southern California. He has had an interest in acting since the start.
Her parents encouraged her interest and promoted her to pursue a career as a child actor. She has been described as beautiful since childhood by relatives and has an innocent smile. These characteristics of Holmes were evident in her interviews that took place when she was young.
She currently lives in Los Angeles and is pursuing a degree in political science. Brittany Holmes is also a traveling enthusiast. She considers it one of her passions and has said that she no longer prefers to continue with her acting career and wishes to travel the world.
Career of Holmes
Holmes started as a child actor. Her first role was, ‘Darla’ in the movie ‘The Little Rascals,’ which later became a very famous movie. The role of ‘Darla’ is still much remembered. The film was based on ‘Our Gang’ from 1994. Holmes was just the age of 5 when she starred in the movie. She even received an award for this performance.
Holmes gained a lot of appreciation for the movie. Her beauty, acting skills, and smile captivated the audience, and people started recognizing her. She gained fame and began appearing in TV shows. She landed roles of ‘Julie’ and ‘Dana’ of ‘Ellen’ and ‘Red Shoe Diaries.’ The TV shows were based on family comedies.
She even appeared in fiction movies like, ‘Inhumanoid’ and ‘Death Benefit’ and did a voiceover for a character in ‘Deep.’ Her strong acting skills allowed her to play diverse roles and provided her with some opportunities that not many child actors got.
She also appeared in some famous ads like McDonald’s, where she advertised the Happy Meal Toy in the 1990s and Baby Guess. Later, Holmes took a break from the industry as she was not mature and adult to handle the fame that came with the career she was pursuing.
She focused on her academics and did make a comeback in 2014. She appeared in a movie, ‘We Hate Paul Revere’ and some ads, but later she decided to quit acting altogether. The entire cast of ‘The Little Rascals’ had a reunion in 2014 after 20 years. Even though Holmes had retired from the industry, she appeared at the reunion.
The cast recreated iconic scenes and took pictures of ‘Then and Now.’ Holmes later announced her wish to continue her studies and focus on living an everyday life. She is not very active on any social media as, well. She keeps her life private, and as a result, there have been no controversies or rumors surrounding Holmes.
Awards and Recognition
Holmes won Best Performance in a Motion Picture Award in Young Artist Awards in 1995 for her role in ‘The Little Rascals.’
She was also recognized for Best Performace by an Actress Under Ten in 1996.
Net Worth of Brittany Ashton Holmes
Even though Holmes has not worked in the industry for years, she has made a net of approx—$ 60 million from the amount of work she did as a child actor.
The net worth is estimated, keeping in mind the movie she started with, ‘The Little Rascals,’ was a hit and made a good profit at the box office.