Tara Strong is a Canadian-American actress, voice actress, and singer. She has done lots of work on TV shows including Rugrats, The Powerpuff Girls, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Danny Phantom, Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends. She has also done voice-over work in movies like The Iron Giant and Clifford the Big Red Dog. Tara was born on February 12th 1971 in Oakville Ontario Canada to parents Michael Strong and Barbara Bennett.
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Tara Strong is a Canadian actress, singer and voice artist. Born on February 12th 1973 in Toronto she was the first child of her family to be born outside Canada Her father’s name is Alex Ross has been an accountant for many years but as soon as Tara Lyn started acting he became a full-time agent. There are countless examples of strong having played both male and female roles that span across all ages from infants through adults with no fear or hesitation whatsoever. She made it into NYU Tisch School Of The Arts And received training there before beginning work at Second City where she then began getting involved in animation.
Tara was the youngest to have ever performed in a school production, so when she auditioned for her first soloist role as Dorothy Gale in “The Wizard of Oz”, everyone cheered and expected great things from this talented girl. Surprisingly enough, Tara had never seen an entire performance before or acted on stage at all! Her only knowledge came from listening to auditions with Tony Kushner’s screenplay bookmarked open beside me. She just learned by memorizing phonetically–and it worked amazingly well!
She was thirteen when she played her first professional role named “The Role of Gracie” in Limelight Theatre’s production of The Music Man after attending a playing arts school. She acted in the short-lived CBC Television Sitcom Mosquito before going to Los Angeles at the age of eighteen, and has lent her voice to many successful anime projects such as Spirited Away, Princess Mononoke and some video games too! In addition, these were only just two examples among other awards that this talented actress won for example Interactive Achievement Award from 1996 for contributions to computer gaming programs or Kids Choice Awards which is an annual award show presented by Nickelodeon broadcasting network since 1987.
Tara Strong has been in the voiceover business for decades. Her company, VoiceStarz Inc., helps people with an interest in voice acting to get into their field of choice through online courses and other helpful resources–and she’s not stopping anytime soon!
Tara Strong went to Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School for high school. During her time there, she was involved with the Oakville Children’s Theatre where she studied acting and played roles in productions of Annie, The Secret Garden, Fiddler on the Roof, Collette as well as A Midsummer Night’s Dream. After graduating high school, she went to Ryerson University where majored in radio and television.
Achievements & Awards
Tara has won a number of awards throughout her career. Some notable ones include Voice Changer of the Year from Behind The Voice Actors in 2016, Best Actress on Television at the 39th Annual Saturn Awards for Power Puff Girls and Best Female Vocal Performance in an Anime Title for Sailor Moon R: The Movie at the American Anime Awards in 1993.
Tara Strong is an active member of the Time’s Up initiative and participated in a protest outside Warner Brothers Studios to stand with victims of sexual harassment. She was one of the first among her colleagues who took part in the #MeToo movement on social media which encouraged others to speak up about their own experiences as well.
Interesting & Fun Facts
Tara Strong has a huge list of skills. Some include juggling, ventriloquism, singing and playing guitar, ukulele and flute which she learned while in her high school’s band. Tara is also very active on social media with over 100 thousand fans following her Twitter account alone!
Famous Quotes & Words of Wisdom
Here are some of the most famous quotes by Tara Strong –
“We can’t just talk about it. We have to be part of the solution. If you’re not, get out of my way.”
“I really think that women need to stop apologizing all the time for everything they do and say.”
Tara Strong is a truly talented and funny woman who has been working in the industry for over three decades. She continues to work on new shows, movies and video games. Some of her upcoming projects include Bunnicula, The Death of Superman, Hotel Transylvania: Bloodsucking Vacation, Strange Brigade 2016 BioShock Infinite DLC, LEGO DC Super-Villains.
She currently has a net worth of $14 million dollars, but it is expected to grow by 2021 which will make her one of the highest-earning voice actresses in Hollywood.