She was raised as a Roman Catholic. Her father has appeared in various films, including her film Soccer Mom , and her older brother is Academy Award -nominated actor Haley Joel Osment. Career[ edit ] — Career beginnings[ edit ] Osment's entry into the entertainment industry began in , when she was cast in a commercial for flower delivery company FTD.
Winter's End , a role that would lead a Young Artist Award nomination. Since then, she has gone on to do a number of roles, such as appearances on television shows like Touched by an Angel , Friends , and 3rd Rock from the Sun.
Osment made her film debut as Gerti Giggles in Spy Kids 2: Hannah Montana[ edit ] Osment at Hannah Montana: The series premiere scored record ratings for the Disney Channel with 5. Osment also appeared in promoting Hannah Montana , Hannah Montana 's Backstage Secrets, which plays Lola in a fictional interview in the series canon.
In addition, Osment helped to design some of the pieces from the collection of clothing Hannah Montana Disney, which released the last part in the summer of Don't Think About It , for which they made a music video. She and Musso performed a sketch based on a Hannah Montana episode.
Osment also had a voice-over role in a movie called Holidaze: She also starred as a goth in R. Stine 's The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It. The song was produced by Bryan Todd. The two also filmed a music video for their remake. In she starred in the film Soccer Mom , and was ranked on No. The song debuted at No. The EP peaked at No. I listen to a lot of Alanis Morissette, I kind of got inspired from her and her song "Jagged Little Pill" …There's a lot of edge to Emily's album …I love hearing the guitars and the drums in the songs".
It failed to make an impact on any charts, but enjoyed some success on Radio Disney. Originally, "You Are the Only One" was intended to be released as the lead single from the album, but was dropped due to Osment wanting to release "All the Way Up" instead.
Due to the strong digital downloads the song received, the song debuted at No. During the week of April 17, , the single entered the Top in the UK, reaching a peak of 67 on the chart. Suburban Daredevil of Disney XD. ABC worked with Seventeen Magazine to make the film with the hope that it would help eliminate Internet harassment.
The film received generally positive reviews and had 3. To promote the film, she released her single, " Drift ". Osment had a cameo in Life with Boys , where she has to take a picture with the main character, Tess, and her boyfriend. She does not appear again and four episodes of Family Guy. Emily Osment confirmed through her official Facebook account that she had left her label Wind-Up Records and has launched an independent project with airs folk, indie and country in a band called Ramshackle, consisting of Osment and her friend Dan Schechter, performing in bars such as the Troubadour and at the Spiedie Fest , performing covers of The Beatles , R.
In , Emily made a special participation in the episode "Bazinga! In October , the third movie in the Nightmare franchise started filming, called A Daughter's Nightmare , which premiered on Lifetime in Osment recorded the song In Case Of Fire for the soundtrack of the film. Emily plays Gabi, a feisty young blogger hired as the personal chef to a young San Francisco tech entrepreneur. The pilot episode, which aired on June 25, , garnered 1. The film, which also stars Briana Evigan , is an independent drama set in a world where being gay is normal and heterosexual people are intimidated.
She played Jodi, a girl living on the street who was a drug addict; Christy Anna Faris and Bonnie Allison Janney helped her stay clean and find a job. The third season premiered on November 5, Late that summer, Disney released a Hannah Montana clothing collection. Osment helped to design some of the pieces from the collection. Her image was used in some of these pieces, as well as other Hannah Montana merchandise such as dolls and DVDs.
In , Osment designed a line of shirts for 2lovecollection. In early , Osment participated in the "Disney Channel Earth Day", where she and other Disney stars met with TreePeople to teach children how to care for the environment with small changes in their homes and neighborhoods. Osment was also part of the green project, Disney's Friends for Change , an initiative for the environment created in The campaign wants young people aware of the current environmental situation and engage with it in around them.
Children had the opportunity to choose how Disney will invest one million dollars in various environmental programs. She for was voted the U. Y celebrity of at the seventh annual Celebrity of the Year Award, thanks to the votes of young Americans impressed with the performance of the actress in her TV movie Cyberbully.