Who is Anne Winters?
American actress Anne Christine Winters was born in Dallas, Texas USA, on 3 June 1994, making Gemini her zodiac sign. She has 27 acting credits, and is perhaps known best for playing Chloe Rice in 19 episodes (2018-2020) of the popular mystery thriller series “13 Reasons Why”, which starred Dylan Minnette and Katherine Langford, and was created by Brian Yorkey. It follows teenager Clay Jensen whose crush has committed suicide, and the series won six of the 22 awards for which it was nominated.
Education and early life
Anne was raised alongside her sister Lauren in Lewisville, Texas by their father Harry Winters and mother Karen; she rarely speaks about her parents and sister in public, because she respects their privacy.
Anne studied at the private Baptist school Prestonwood Christian Academy in Plano, Texas, and was initially mostly into singing; she was 10 when she performed in front of nearly 25,000 people at the American Airlines Center.
Anne made her debut film appearance aged 15, when cast to play Young Kathleen in the 2009 family comedy “A Christmas Show”, and she’s been active in the film industry ever since.
She matriculated in 2012, and although her initial plan was to enroll at Southern Methodist University, Anne instead moved to Los Angeles, California and focused on acting.
Roles in movies
Anne played Student in the 2009 short science fiction drama “Gloria”, and the following year saw her play Beth in the comedy “Summer Camp”. She gained recognition in 2011, when cast to portray Lauren in the family drama “Cooper and the Castle Hills Gang”, which starred Kyle Kirk and J. B. Edwards, and was directed by Sam Ditore. It follows Cooper as he’s helping his grandpa Mr. Wilson find something that he’s lost. Also in 2011, Anne portrayed Sarah in the romantic drama “In My Pocket”.
The year 2014 saw her appear in two movies: the crime thriller “Sand Castles”, which won 13 of its 24 award nominations, and the 2014 action “Fatal Instinct”. In 2015, Anne starred as Avery in the thriller “Flirting with Madness”, which also starred Travis Hammer and Annalisa Cochrane, and was written and directed by Christine Conradt. It follows three teenage girls who’ve pulled a prank on a lonely computer programmer, while he’s now about to have his revenge. Some of Anne’s following roles were in the 2016 science fiction thriller “The Tribe”, the 2016 drama “Cruel Intentions” and the 2017 romantic comedy “#Realityhigh”.
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Also in 2017, she played Carly in the popular horror thriller comedy “Mom and Dad”, which starred Nicolas Cage and Selma Blair, and was written and directed by Brian Taylor. It follows a teenage girl and her brother whose parents have turned violent for no obvious reason, and the film won one of its three award nominations.
Anne’s three most recent roles have been in the 2019 short drama “13 Reasons Why: Season 3 Promo”, the 2019 horror thriller “Countdown” and the 2020 short horror drama “Six”.
Roles in TV series
Anne’s TV series debut was playing Kylie Kramer in the 2013 episode “Steal-A-Rooney” of the family comedy “Liv and Maddie”, and the following year saw he as Kelsey in six episodes of the romantic drama “The Fosters”, which starred Teri Polo and Sherri Saum, and was created by Bradley Bredeweg and Peter Paige. It follows teenager Callie Jacob as he’s being raised by his adoptive lesbian mothers, the series aired from 2013 through 2018 and won seven of its 39 award nominations.
In 2015, Anne portrayed Vicki Roth in eight episodes of the crime drama “Wicked City”, and from 2014 through 2016, she portrayed Emma Al-Fayeed in 18 episodes of the action thriller “Tyrant”, which starred Adam Rayner and Jennifer Finnigan, and was created by Howard Gordon and Gideon Raff. It follows an American family who’ve become involved in the actions of a turbulent Middle Eastern nation, the series aired from 2014 through 2016 and won one of its four award nominations.
From 2017 through 2019, Ann played the main character Mia Phillips in the drama “Zac and Mia”, which also starred Kian Lawley and Alex G. Zall, and is based on the novel by A. J. Betts. It follows two teenagers as they’re battling cancer, and the series won three of its eight award nominations.
Anne’s most recent TV series role has been playing Ensign Charly Burke in nine episodes (2022) of the hit adventure comedy “The Orville”, which has been airing since 2017 and today stars Adrianne Palicki and Seth MacFarlane. It follows the crew of the spaceship U. S. S. Orville, and the series has won three of the 19 awards for which it’s been nominated.
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Anne sang the song “Flowers Never Bend” in the 2022 episode “Domino” of the series “The Orville”.
Some of her recent talk-show appearances have been in “The Man Cave Chronicles Podcast”, “Give Them Lala”, and “All About”.
Awards and nominations
Anne’s won five awards: a 2014 Milano International Film Festival Leonardo’s Horse Award for Best Ensemble Cast, for her and her colleagues’ performance in “Sand Castles”, and then two Christian Film Festival – Menchville Baptist Church Awards in 2016, for Best Actress Teen Fan Favorite and Best Cast, both for “Pass the Light”.
Anne then won a 2016 St. Tropez International Film Festival Prize for Best Supporting Actress for “The Tribe”, and a 2018 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Digital Daytime Drama Series, for “Zac and Mia”.
Love life and boyfriend
Anne hasn’t shared many details about her love life, which is why there’s only a single man whom she’s dated, that we know about.
From 2018 through 2020, she was in a relationship with Taylor Beau, a not-so-popular American singer who’s perhaps only known for his single “Faded”, released on 25 April 2019. Anne and Taylor could often have been spotted spending time together during those two years, while they also uploaded pictures onto their social media accounts, which featured them together.
Anne’s yet to mention other men whom she’s dated; she seems to be single as of July 2023, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Anne attended acting summer camps during her teenage years; she once attended together with American actress Hailee Steinfeld, and the two starred alongside in a camp’s play.
Anne’s followed by more than a million people on her Instagram account ‘Lil Anne’, and she’s posted more than 300 pictures and videos onto the network; most of these show her during her everyday life, whether she’s relaxing at the beach, partying with her friends or shooting for her TV series and movies.
Anne’s physically highly active, and follows a strict diet, thus her slim figure.
She’s a huge lover of animals, and horses are her favorites.
One of Anne’s favorite actresses is Julianne Moore, and some of her favorite movies include “Still Alice”, “Far from Heaven” and “The Big Lebowski”.
Height, eyes and wealth
Anne’s age is 29. She has blue eyes and brown hair, is 5ft 1in (1.55m) tall and weighs around 100lbs (46kgs).
Anne’s net worth’s been estimated at over $3 million, as of July 2023.