Mar. 25th, 1989
Torrance, California, USA
Alyson Michalka's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2010 - Easy A
2009 - Bandslam
2007 - Super Sweet 16: The Movie
Guest TV Roles[none found]
Alyson began acting at the age of five in stage productions by churches her family attended outside Seattle, Washington, and in Thousand Oaks California. She was featured in numerous musicals including "Jailhouse Rock" and "A Time to Remember."
Michalka, who plays piano and guitar, also writes music and sings with her younger sister Amanda in the pop-music duo Aly & AJ. The sisters are platinum selling recording artists with Hollywood Records.
When she isn't acting, Alyson enjoys drawing. Her artistic talent was recognized by Hallmark Cards. When she was in the fourth grade, she won a contest for a Christmas card in 1999, when she was 10.
Lately, Michalka is interested in fashion and sewing, and has plans to design a clothing line. The Torrance, California, native has two dogs, Saint and Bandit, and lives with her parents and sister in Los Angeles, California. She is a Christian and practices the faith.
- Last name pronounced Mish-AL-ka
- Is of German descent.
- Her favorite movies are _Willow (1988)_ (qv), _Uptown Girls (2003)_ (qv), _Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)_ (qv), and _The School of Rock (2003)_ (qv).
- She has a dog, Bandit, and a puppy, Roadie.
- Her parents are Carrie and Mark Michalka.
- Younger sister 'Amanda Michalka' (qv), known as AJ, is also an actress. The two sisters wrote and recorded their first album for Hollywood/Universal Records as Aly & AJ, which was released in early 2005.
- Her mother was a cheerleader for the NFL's Oakland Raiders.