by; Meg Stanton
born in the bronx, New York on August 29,1986 First broadway debut in 1995 as young cosette in 'Les Miserables" and "Ragtime" in 1998 and fiddler on the roof in 2004 first big role was Windela in the musical "Spring Awakening" in 2006. in 2009 she recieved the satelite award and the screen actors guild award for her role as Rachel Berry in the Fox television series "Glee" IN 2010 she was on the list of the 100 most influintial people in the world and in the same year she recieved an Emmy award and a Teen choice award for best actress in comedy."i am a New Yorker. Every Pore, every hair on my body is a New Yorker. I love the noise. I love the dirt. Ilove the smell. I love crazy people. I love every single thing about new york. It just makes me."