Regarded as one of the best young actresses of her generation, Lacey Chabert was exposed to drama and music performances in and around her hometown in Purvis, Mississippi from an early age. She gained her break in a cough syrup commercial before successfully auditioning for the Broadway production of Les Miserables, where she played young Cosette for two years. In 1998, she made her feature film debut as Penny Robinson in “Lost in Space.”
Chabert’s resume is as extensive as it is versatile. Constantly delivering memorable performances, she has quickly become one of Hollywood’s most sought-after talents. She is best known for her role as Claudia on the Golden Globe Award®-winning FOX television series “Party of Five” and can currently be seen on ABC Family’s “Baby Daddy.” She has also appeared in “All My Children” as well as several made-for-TV movies, including “Gypsy” starring Bette Midler, “A Little Piece of Heaven” with Cloris Leachman, Hallmark Channel’s “Matchmaker Santa” opposite Florence Henderson and John Ratzenberger and Lifetime’s “What If God Were The Sun?” starring opposite Gena Rowlands. Chabert also starred in the Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Original, “The Color of Rain,” which was the highest rated and most watched original film in the network’s history.
Chabert’s feature credits include but are not limited to: Warner Brother’s “Ghosts of Girlfriend’s Past” where she starred opposite Jennifer Garner and Matthew McConaughey, box office hit “Mean Girls” where she received outstanding reviews and an MTV Movie Award, “Daddy Day Care” where she starred as Anjelica Huston’s daughter and A&E’s “The Brooke Ellison Story” where she played the lead in Christopher Reeve’s final directorial project.
Known for her natural acting skills and warm, charming personality, Chabert’s cotton candy voice has been in numerous animated films and TV shows, including Nickelodeon’s “The Wild Thornberrys,” Sony’s “The Spectacular Spider-Man,” FOX’s “Allen Gregory” and most recently, Warner Brother’s “Young Justice.”