- "I like to aim for significance over success because rarely can you be significant and also successful, but many people can be successful and not significant."
Alyson Stoner (born August 11, 1993 in Toledo, Ohio) is a screen actress and voice actress. She is best known for her roles in Phineas and Ferb, Camp Rock and its sequel, Cheaper by the Dozen and its sequel, Cheaper By The Dozen 2. She is also known for recurring roles in The Suite Lifeof Zack And Cody and the Step Up series of movies.
She got her big break in 2001 when she became the co-host of the Disney Channel's, Mike's Super Short Show. Her role as Sarah in the Cheaper By The Dozen movies showed her ability for comedic acting. Her other more famous television roles were catered to the early teen audience.
She is a talented dancer with an education in ballet, tap and jazz dance. Her dance abilities can be seen in the Step Up movies, where she was cast as Channing Tatum's younger sister, Camille. She was also a dancer in music videos for Missy Elliott and Eminem as well as backing dancer for Will Smith and Outkast.
In a Teen Vogue article in April 2018, she came out stating she was "attracted to men, women and people who identify in other ways".
- The Little Engine That Could - Little Blue
- Lilo & Stitch: The Series: Victoria
- W.I.T.C.H.: Lillian Hale
- Phineas and Ferb: Isabella Garcia-Shapiro, Jenny Brown
- Milo Murphy's Law: Isabella Garcia-Shapiro, Lydia, Kristin
- The Legend of Korra: Opal Beifong
- Young Justice: Batgirl/Oracle/Barbara Gordon, Bette Kane
- Voltron: Legendary Defender: Florina
- Lego DC Comics Super Heroes : Aquaman : Rage Of Atlantis - Barbara Gordon/Batgirl
- The Loud House - Sam Sharp (replacing Jill Talley from "Racing Hearts" onward)
- Pete the Cat- Callie
- Additional voices for Incredibles 2
Tropes Associated With Her:
- Armored Closet Gay: Admitted that before she realized she was bisexual, she internalized some of the harmful beliefs and misconceptions about LGBTQ people and identities.
- The Cast Showoff: A few of her roles, like Sam and Isabella, allow her to show off her singing range.
- Deadpan Snarker: She plays characters that are very sarcastic.
- Endearingly Dorky: She has a tendency to play characters that are endearingly awkward and adorable.
- Hiccup Hijinks: She occasionally gets hiccups when she's too nervous.
- Hide Your Lesbians: In a bisexual variant, she has expressed attraction to both boys and girls, but felt unable to show her attraction for the latter until 2018 when she let her feelings out.
- Queer Character, Queer Actor: She's bisexual, and Sam, her character from The Loud House, is also LGBT due to being Luna Loud's love interest.