American singer and actress, born June 26, 1993. She is the younger half-sister to Frankie J.
Grande began her career in the Broadway musical [i]13[/i], before landing the role of Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon television series [i]Victorious[/i] in 2009.
After the show ended, Grande rose to prominence as a teen idol on her own spinoff, [i]Sam & Cat[/i]. She later signed a recording contract with [l=Republic Records].