Facts About Brighton Sharbino, Actress who played Lizzie in The Walking Dead

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Facts About Brighton Sharbino, Actress who played Lizzie in The Walking Dead
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Brighton Sharbino is one of the most talented promising actors, who has already done a lot at such a young age of 19. With her perseverance and passion for the respective field, the young performer converted her dream into reality within a short span of time. Sharbino became the TV sensation winning worldwide popularity with the heartbreaking role of Lizzie Samuels on the smash-hit AMC TV series The Walking Dead.

Besides, Brighton was also in the news for her link-up with YouTuber, Ben Azelart. Rumors about Sharbino and Ben came after The Walking Dead star posted a picture of the two, looking all loved up. Are they still dating or what? If not, then who is Brighton’s new boyfriend?

To find out the answers to these questions and know more about her professional and personal life, keep scrolling.

Who is Brighton Sharbino’s Boyfriend in 2022?

Sharbinon is dating a boyfriend Micah Yamauchi for nearly a year. The two started appearing with each other on their social media handles by 2020 and are still together.

Brighton Sharbino boyfriend 2021
Brighton and her new beau Micah Yamauchi.
Source: Instagram

But, in past, for the longtime, Sharbinon had kept her love life behind closed doors. At the time, scrolling through her Instagram account, we didn’t find her with any guy. She generally shares pictures with her friends and family and sometimes some sensual pictures as well.

Brighton Sharbino and Ben Azelart: Were they dating?

Brighton was once rumored to be dating Ben Azelart, a Skateboarder turned YouTuber. Speculation about their romance came when the actress shared a picture with Ben on Instagram.

Brighton Sharbino boyfriend Ben Azelart
Brighton Sharbino and her rumored boyfriend Ben Azelart Source: Tube Follow

They never confirmed whether or not they were ever in a relationship. Besides, since 2018, it is reported Ben is dating Lexi Rivera.

Who is Brighton Sharbino rumored-boyfriend Ben Azelart? 

Azelart is a skateboarder who is also popular on YouTube and Insta with a huge fan following. The Kailua Intermediate School graduate has 7.35 million subscribers on his self-titled YouTube channel as of 2021.

The Youtuber Ben Azelart
The Youtuber Ben Azelart
Source: Instagram

Additionally, Azelart has 5.7 million Instagram followers as of 2021. He is a passionate photographer as well.

Who are Brighton Sharbino Parents? Her Birth Details 

Brighton Sharbino was born on 19th August 2002, in Flower Mound, Texas. She is the daughter of Ron Sharbino (father) and Angela Sarbino (mother). Besides, Sharbino holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

Brighton Sharbino as a child
Brighton Sharbino as a child
Source: Instagram @brightonsharbino

As for her education, the promising star is a high school graduate. However, the details of her college life aren’t that much in the media.

Brighton Siblings   

Brighton has two siblings; an older sister, Saxon Sharbino, and a younger brother, Sawyer Sharbino. All Sharbino siblings share the same love for acting. Her brother Sawyer, 15, portrayed a church boy in the film Miracles from Heaven (2016).

Brighton Sharbino with her sister and brother
Brighton Sharbino with her sister and brother
Source: Instagram @brightonsharbino

Similarly, Saxon came into the limelight after her breakout role on the hit Fox series Touch. She gained further acclaim for portraying Kendra Bowen in the 2015 remake of Poltergeist.

Brighton Sharbino's sister Saxon Sharbino
Brighton’s sister Saxon Sharbino
Source: Reddit

She has also worked in many other successful movies and TV shows.

Brighton Has an intimate relationship with Her Family

Even after having such a busy schedule, Brighton somehow manages to spend time with her family. We can see how much the Sharbino family are supportive of one another just by glancing at her Insta account.

Brighton Sharbino mother when she was young
Brighton Sharbino mother
Source: Instagram @brightonsharbino

The actress shares a lot of pictures with her mom and dad proving they share a deep bond. She also has a great attachment to her brother and sister.

Sharbino Movies and TV Shows: Scored Her Debut Role in ‘Friday Night Lights’

The young performer landed her first acting role appearing on the Friday Night Lights in 2008. A year after, Sharbino featured in Barney & Friends. The actress also portrayed Cammi in the hit Disney series Hannah Montana in 2010.

Sharbino continued to play roles in many other acclaimed projects including Prime Suspect (2011), The New Normal (2012), and NCIS (2013).

Brighton Made Break with her role of Lizzie Samuels on ‘The Walking Dead’

The actress became a familiar face among TV fans after her portrayal of Lizzie Samuels on the highly successful AMC TV series The Walking Down. It was a heartbreaking role. Nevertheless, the role really helped Brighton push her boundaries as an actress.

Brighton Sharbino The Walking Dead
Brighton portrayed Lizzie Samuels in The Walking Dead
Source: Amazon

The young actress appeared on the show along with many other prominent actors like Andrew Lincoln and Jon Bernthal as well.

Her Other Movies and TV Roles 

Sharbinon has been a part of several other successful movies and TV shows. She also appeared in True Detective and Once Upon a Time in 2014. Her other TV works are Law and Order: SVU (2017) and Zoe Valentine (2019). Besides, Sharbinon is also notable for her work in films like Growing Up Smith (2015) and Miracles from Heaver (2016). She played Tiffany Hart in a comedy-drama Bitch in 2017.

Furthermore, the actress appeared as Jojo on the TV series Players in 2020.

Also Runs Her YouTube Channel 

The actress launched her own YouTube channel on 17th March 2017. It has 132k subscribers as of 2021. She mostly uploads the videos with her brother and sister.

What is Her Net Worth? 

Sources reported Brighton Sharbinon has over $500,000 net worth as of 2021. She has earned the majority of her wealth through her movie and TV roles. Undoubtedly, the figure Brighton has held now will be in the sixth digits in the coming years by looking at her tremendous professional growth.

Her Age and Height

Sharbino is 19 years old as of 2022. Her height is 5ft 4 in (1.63m).

Other Interesting Facts about Brighton Sharbino

  • Brighton cites Melissa Mcbride as her big inspiration.
  • The actress wants to work with John Goodman and Leonardo DiCaprio.
  • She loves horse riding.
  • Sharbino currently resides in Los Angeles with her family.
  • Brighton was a cheerleader until she turned six. She later quit cheerleading and switched her interest to show business.
  • Sharbino is both a dog and cat person. She often shares beautiful snaps with her pooches on her Instagram.


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