Brigette Lundy-Paine
Born1993/1994 (age 26–27)
Alma materNew York University (2015)
OccupationActor

Brigette Lundy-Paine (born 1993 or 1994) is an American actor, known for their portrayal of Casey Gardner on the television series Atypical and Billie Logan in Bill & Ted Face the Music.

Personal life

Born in 1993 or 1994,[1] Brigette Lundy-Paine is the child of Laura Lundy and Robert Paine, who are both actors and directors, and has a younger brother.[2] When Lundy-Paine was two years old, their family moved to Alameda, California. In 2012, they graduated from Encinal High School, where they were a cheerleader.[3] They graduated from New York University in 2015.[4]

On November 8, 2019, Lundy-Paine came out as non-binary, going by they/them pronouns.[1] They have also been involved as an activist, including participating in the Black Lives Matter movement.[5]

Career

Lundy-Paine is known for their portrayal of Casey Gardner on the television series Atypical.[6] Lundy-Paine also co-founded the "vocal band" Subtle Pride,[4] as well as Waif Magazine, an art publication.[1]

Filmography

Film and television performances
Year Title Role Ref.
2015 Irrational Man Braylin student [4]
2017 Downsizing Dusan's girlfriend [7]
2017 The Glass Castle Maureen Walls [8]
2017 The Wilde Wedding Lara [9]
2017–2021 Atypical Casey Gardner [1]
2018 Action Point Four finger Annie [10]
2019 Bombshell Julia Clarke [11]
2020 Bill & Ted Face the Music Billie Logan [6]

References

  1. ^ a b c d Kim, Michelle (November 15, 2019). "Atypical Actor Brigette Lundy-Paine Comes Out as Nonbinary". Them. Archived from the original on May 24, 2020. Retrieved August 31, 2020. 'I'm non-binary, always felt a lil bit boy, lil bit girl, lil bit neither.'
  2. ^ "Why 'Atypical' Is Part of the Queer TV Revolution". www.advocate.com. September 9, 2018. Retrieved January 26, 2021.
  3. ^ "'Kajillionaire' Is a Queer Film Without Buzzwords". PAPER. October 29, 2020. Retrieved January 26, 2021.
  4. ^ a b c Gleason, Keith (February 7, 2020). "Brigette Lundy-Paine's Acting Dreams Are Coming True". Alameda. Archived from the original on May 13, 2020. Retrieved August 31, 2020. The former Alamedan is a rising star and a non-binary role model.
  5. ^ "Brigette Lundy-Paine Is Keeping the Waifs Entertained". sports.yahoo.com. Retrieved January 26, 2021.
  6. ^ a b Brayson, Johnny (August 31, 2020). "Bill & Ted Star Brigette Lundy-Paine Takes On The Bustle Booth". Bustle. Archived from the original on August 31, 2020. Retrieved August 31, 2020. The non-binary actor is ready for Hollywood to stop enforcing gender norms.
  7. ^ Brayson, Johnny (August 31, 2020). "How Atypical Helped Brigette Lundy-Paine Discover Their Gender Identity". Bustle. Archived from the original on August 31, 2020. Retrieved August 31, 2020. The non-binary actor now stars as Keanu Reeves' daughter in Bill & Ted Face the Music.
  8. ^ Linden, Sheri (August 11, 2017). "'The Glass Castle': Film Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Lynne Segall. ISSN 0018-3660. Archived from the original on September 1, 2020. Retrieved September 1, 2020. Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson and Naomi Watts star in the big-screen adaptation of Jeannette Walls' best-selling memoir about her unconventional upbringing.
  9. ^ Cheshire, Godfrey. "The Wilde Wedding movie review (2017) | Roger Ebert". RogerEbert.com. Retrieved October 14, 2020.
  10. ^ "Is Action Point A Good Movie? It Depends". The Nerd Guide. Retrieved October 14, 2020.
  11. ^ Michallon, Clmence (January 16, 2020). "Bombshell: The real story behind the Oscar-nominated film starring Charlize Theron". The Independent. New York City. ISSN 0951-9467. OCLC 185201487. Archived from the original on August 29, 2020. Retrieved September 1, 2020. Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie also lead the cast