Everything You Need to Know About Bunk'd and Stargirl Actress Shelby Simmons
We've always loved Shelby Simmons as Ava on Bunk'd, but her role as mean girl Hillari in Disney's Stargirl really showed us her incredible acting chops.
Of course, in real life, Shelby is an advocate against bullying, and encourages everyone to celebrate and learn to embrace their authentic selves. We had to get to know her better, and she was more than happy to open up about all the things that make her one-of-a-kind.
(Photo credit: Lee Clower)
Name: Shelby Rose Simmons
Hometown: Richmond, Virginia
Birthday: Feb. 6
1. Shelby's biggest pet peeve is people sneezing into their hands.
2. She says an eyebrow pencil is the single makeup product she couldn't live without.
3. If she could bring three things with her to a desert island, she'd pick her pet bunny, the book Eleanor and Park and a lifetime supply of orange juice.
4. Her very favorite animals are￼ lop-eared bunnies.
5. The No. 1 thing on her bucket list is to travel around the world.
6. Her favorite snack in the world is toast.
7. Not many people know this, but Shelby and her bunny, Lunnel, have their own improv class.
8. She would love to practice her skills and get better at basketball.
9. ￼Bradley Cooper is her biggest celebrity crush.
10. Shelby believes that authenticity is key to success.
"First, we can celebrate ourselves and show people that being who you are is something to be proud of, but we can also learn to not put people down for being who they are, and instead embrace them."
If you love Bunk'd, click HERE to read about why Shelby's costar Mallory James Mahoney is also #WCW material.