Aubrey O'Day

Active - 2004 - 2008  |   Born - Feb 11, 1984 in United States  |   Genres - Comedy, Music [nf]

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Chanteuse Aubrey O'Day ascended from obscurity to instant celebrity in 2005 when selected by P. Diddy (alongside four other hopefuls) to form the sexy all-girl dance-pop act Danity Kane on the competitive reality series Making the Band 3). A San Francisco native with musical theater roots -- she appeared in a widely seen production of Annie at the age of 4 -- O'Day virtually grew up in the proscenium, enjoying roles in innumerable other musicals. Her career as a musical theater performer culminated on Broadway, with a shattering performance as Amber von Tussle in Hairspray: The Musical -- a role O'Day inherited from Haylie Duff.

Factsheet

  • Appeared in stage productions of The Wizard of Oz (as Dorothy) and Grease (as Sandy) while growing up.
  • Reached the finals of Ryan Seacrest's Be a Star radio contest in 1999. 
  • Beat out thousands of other contestants to become a member of P. Diddy's group Danity Kane on MTV's Making the Band 3.
  • Devotes her free time to charities, including her own FAN (Fight AIDS Now).