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Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ll have heard the song Drivers License by Olivia Rodrigo now, but what do we know about the singer? Get to know the star here…
Olivia is an actress best known for her roles on Disney Channel and for playing Nini in High School Musical: The Musical Series. Her song ‘Drivers License’ went viral when it first dropped and she’s fast becoming a name everybody knows.
Olivia is 17 years old – her birthday is 20 February 2003.
Olivia is from Temecula, California, but now lives in LA for her acting career. Her mother is American Irish and her dad is Filipino-American.
Olivia released her hit song ‘Drivers License’ on 8 January 2021 and the tune found Olivia fans in fellow pop stars including Taylor Swift, with fans dubbing Olivia the love child of Tay and Lorde.
Olivia rose to fame as Paige in Bizaardvark on the Disney Channel but she also had a role in New Girl in 2017. Since 2019 she’s played Nini in High School Musical: The Musical – The Series.
Nini in High School Musical: The Musical –The Series is played by Olivia Rodrigo.
Olivia is thought to be single, but her lyrics on ‘Drivers License’ have fans convinced she was dating High School Musical: The Musical – The Series co-star Joshua Bassett and that the song is about her heartache over his new rumoured relationship with Sabrina Carpenter.
Olivia does have Instagram! You can follow her at @olivia.rodrigo where she’s fast gaining millions of followers.
Olivia is 5ft 4 inches tall (1.65 metres).
Olivia is estimated to have a net worth of around $500,000 (£367,000)