Interview: Grace Phipps
Multi-talented Grace Phipps is extraordinary. Having majored in Musical Theatre in high school, the 21 year old Texan has gone on to land starring and recurring roles in hit TV shows like The Nine Lives of Chloe King and The Vampire Diaries. She is best-known for playing Lela in 2013 Disney Channel Original Movie Teen Beach Movie. Having risen to prominence after the premiere of Teen Beach Movie last year, where she starred alongside Ross Lynch, Maia Mitchell and Garrett Clayton, Grace has since garnered a strong following the world over. She recently landed a guest-starring role on Disney Channel sitcom Austin & Ally, on which her Teen Beach Movie co-star Ross Lynch stars. The episode will premiere on Disney Channel on Apr 13. We had the chance to interview the talented actress, where we talked about Teen Beach Movie, her upcoming horror film Dark Summer and her new puppy Hildy! How did you prepare for the role of Lela prior to filming Teen Beach Movie? I grew up watching early