Cree Cicchino Biography, Life, Interesting Facts
Cree Cicchino is an American actress and singer who is best known for appearing in Nickelodeon’s Game Shakers.
Birth And Family
Cree Cicchino was born on 9 May 2002 in Queens, New York. Cicchino’s first name Cree means highly spirited. She has a twin sister named Jayce who was born a minute before Cicchino. Her parents are Lori Cicchino and Chris Cicchino. Cicchino is four feet and eleven inches tall. She began dancing aged four with her twin sister Jayce. She enjoyed dancing to hip-hop and jazz music. As a child she copied pop stars she watched on television, Rihanna was one of her favorites. Cicchino wishes to become a professional dancer. Her Youtube channel has many videos devoted to her singing and dancing routines. Her mother, Lori Cicchino, introduced the young Cicchino into the act by enrolling her in a sketch comedy group. In the sketch comedy group, Cicchino developed her acting and improvisation skills.
Career In Acting
Cree Cicchino tried out for some acting roles, but the first show to take a chance on her was Nickelodeon’s Game Shakers. Game Shakers was created by Dan Schneider who was the producer of the hit Nickelodeon shows, Keenan &Kel, Zoey 101 and Drake and Josh. Game Shakers is a series that follows the lives of two friends from Brooklyn, who design a video game for a science project. The game proves successful, and they start a video game company which they name Game Shakers. In the show, Cicchino plays Babe Carano. Babe Carano is one of the creators of the game Sky Whale which launches the Game Shakers company. Carano is a seventh grader and plays the comedy and light-hearted character as a contrast to the uptight Kenzie, played by Maddison Shipman. The show also stars Kel Mitchell, from the hit 1990s, show Keenan &Kel and the 1997 film Good Burger. Mitchell plays the character Double G, a rapper who becomes an investor in Cicchino’s character’s business after they illegally use his song in their game.
Cicchino also works alongside child actor and rapper Benjamin "Lil' P-Nut" Flores, Jr, who has appeared in Happy Feet Two and released You Might Be the One in 2010. Flores Jr plays the character Triple G in Game Shakers, Double G’s son, and works as a game consultant for Cicchino’s character, Babe Carano. The show Game Shakers has aired for two seasons with the third season in production. It was first aired on 12 September 2015 and has attracted an average audience of one million six hundred thousand viewers. It was nominated for the Favourite TV Show Award at the 2017 Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards. The show is aired in U.S.A, U.K, Ireland, Canada, New Zealand and Australia. Cicchino has also hosted Nickelodeon’s Ultimate Halloween Costume Party, along with her fellow Game Shakers cast members.
Cree Cicchino is on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat. She uses social media to post her dancing and singing videos as well as to speak out against animal cruelty.