Tiffany Brissette is a former prodigious child star of the 1980s who showed signs of becoming a great entertainer right from her childhood. Starting with kids’ pageantries, Brissette went on to do some TV voice-over works and made multiple appearances in several advertisements for top brands like Florida Orange Juice, Care Bears, IBM, and many others.
As a child, the amazing actress made a big hit in the 1985 American science fiction sitcom, Small Wonder, where she starred alongside Dick Christie, Marla Pennington, and Emily Schulman as V.I.C.I. The TV series which was a commercial success became a benchmark of success in her budding career. Tiffany Brissette has also contributed as a voice actress to many mega-hit films and TV series like The Woman Called Golda, Caravan of Courage: An Ewok Adventure and The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin.
Tiffany Brissette’s Biography (Age)
The talented actress was born as Tiffany Michelle Brissette in Paradise, California, United States, on 26 December 1974. Details of the identities of her parents, as well as her siblings, if any, are unknown to the media as the gifted actress has not revealed such information. She had her childhood experiences in San Diego. She is of white ethnicity and an American citizen. After graduating from high school, Tiffany Brissette enrolled in Westmont College, Montecito, Santa Barbara County, California and obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology.
Following the strong support from her family, the former child star was involved in kids pageantries and talent hunt shows at the age of 2. With the help of her mother, she featured in television voice-over works and adverts for notable companies like IBM, Beatrice Foods, Care Bears, Florida Orange Juice, Kidco Toys, and Jell-O Puddin’ Pops.
Tiffany Brissette made her first appearance in a motion picture in one episode of 1982 TV miniseries, Marco Polo. The same year, she lent her voice in the movie, A Woman Called Golda which entailed the life story of the Russian-born woman, Golda Meir who rose to become Israel’s prime minister in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Brissette followed it up the next year by appearing as Little Shirley opposite Bonnie Bedelia, Beau Bridges, and Leo Rossi, in 1983 drama film, Heart Like a Wheel, before engaging in uncredited voice works in the 1984 films, Caravan of Courage: An Ewok Adventure.
While still enjoying a somewhat successful career as an actress, Brissette encountered her major breakthrough when she portrayed the character of Vicki the Robot in 1985 Howard Leeds’ science fiction sitcom, Small Wonder, starring Richard Christie, Marla Pennington, and Jerry Supiran. The series which ran from 1985 to 1989 received positive reviews and was a box office success. Being inspired by the astronomical success of the sci-fi movie, Small Wonder, Tiffany Brissette continued to put forward impressive performances in a string of films and TV series such as Equal Justice, The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin, Fox Fun House and Why Christmas Trees Aren’t Perfect. She made her last appearance on the big screen as Annie Ricker in the 1991 TV series, Parker Lewis Can’t Lose.
Before drawing the curtains on her acting career, the dexterous actress earned Young Artist Award Nominations for five times, based on her outstanding character depiction of VICI in the TV series, Small Wonder, although she didn’t win any award during her acting career.
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Tiffany Brissette’s Personal Life (Family)
Tiffany Brissette moved to Boulder, Colorado in the mid-2000s and started working as a nanny before furthering her education to become a professional nurse. Presently, Brissette is a registered nurse in Boulder Community Hospital, Boulder, Colorado and also an active fellow of Variety Club Telethon where she aids children with terminal ailments.
Regarding her marital status, the child star is very taciturn when it comes to information concerning her personal life and has not disclosed whether she is married, divorced or currently dating someone. As of 2019, Tiffany Brissette is reportedly single. Concerning her family, she has not revealed any information about them to the media.
Tiffany Brissette is definitely not the tallest nurse you can find in Boulder, Colorado, as she stands at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) and has a body weight of 58 kg (128 lb).