Christian Marie Bernardi was born on September 21st, 1990 in Pasadena California. She already knew at a young age how badly she wanted to be an actor when she grew up. She would re-enact tv shows for her family on a nightly basis. She moved into dancing, learning everything she could about Ballet. She also competed in Ice-Skating competitions.
AT the age of seven, she started her career as a Ford Model. By the age of eight, she became ‘Suzie Crabgrass’ on Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide on Nickelodeon.
Some other TV Shows she has been in include Zoey 101 as a girl at a school dance; Heather Perez in The TV Movie Cow Belles; receptionist in 7th Heaven; Alex in Hannah Montana; American Horror Story as Becca; Raven in The Secret Life of the American Teenager; and as Rosita Espinosa in AMC’s The Walking Dead.
Some of her movie credits consist of The Twilight Saga as Angela, in 96 Minutes she performed as Lena, in Pop Star she performed as Roxie Santos, and in Flight 7500 she was Racquel Mendoza.
Christian is dating break-dancer David Boyd. He has performed in modern dance productions choreographed by Steen Koerner. He was also in a post-apocalyptic dance version of Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book.
In March 2017, it was announced that Christian and David are expecting their first child. May 24th 2017, a photo shared on David’s Instagram introduced their baby girl Wolfgang to the world.
Look at the following list to see Christian’s style from her Ford Model days to her Walking Dead Days!
18 Variety's 3rd Annual Power Of Youth Event - 2009
On December 5th, 2009 at the Paramount Studios in Los Angeles in California, 700 invite-only guests arrive to celebrate a select group of outstanding young entertainers that are given the Variety’s Power of Youth “@ 15 Award”. The event is full of afternoon festivities and live performances. The invite-only guests are the who’s who of under 25 actors, actresses, recording artists, and the children and families of the two 2009 beneficiaries- Starlight Children’s Foundation and LA’s BEST.
Christian Serratos stunned the crowd in a black t-shirt and black cropped pants and black heels. She finished the style off to include a black head band.
This year’s honorees included High School Musical’s Corbin Bleu, iCarley’s Miranda Cosgrove, Jesse McCartney, 90210’s AnnaLynne McCord, and True Jackson star Keke Palmer.
Some other guests that were there included Actress Cymphonique Miller, Ariel Winter, Actress Jessica Stroup, and Actress Debby Ryan.
17 MTV Movie Awards - 2009
The MTV Movie Awards was held on May 31st, 2009 at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City California. Christian Serratos, eighteen at the time, wore a black strapless dress with matching black heels.
She stood on stage with fellow Twilight Costars accepting the Popcorn Trophy for Best Movie.
In June of 2009, Christian joined Twilight costars Ashley Greene, Edi Gathegi, Peter Facinelli, and more to raise money for the Oregon Chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation by doing a charity Vampire Baseball game.
The first Twilight movie of the Twilight Saga came out to USA Theaters on November 21st, 2008. It was a story about Bella Swan (Kristen Stewart) who falls in love with Edward Cullen (Robert Pattinson) after moving to Forks Washington with her father, Charlie Swan (Billy Burke). Bella starts to realize something is different about Edward compared to other boys their age. It turns out he’s a vampire and hasn’t aged a day since 1918!
16 New Moon Premiere - 2009
The Twilight Saga: New Moon Movie Premiere was held on Monday November 16, 2009 at the Mann Village Theater in Westwood California. Christian Serratos stunned the fans in a beautiful strapless Rafael Cennamo dress with silver boots and pink lipstick.
New Moon was nominated for twenty-four awards that year, and won nineteen. Some of the awards won included Kid’s Choice Awards for Favorite Movie Actor (Taylor Lautner) and cutest couple (Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner). They also won MTV Movie and TV Awards in 2010 for Best Movie, Best Male Performance (Robert Pattinson), Best Female Performance (Kristen Stewart), and Best Kiss (Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart).
The Twilight Saga: New Moon is a sequel to Twilight. It follows Bella Swan (Kristen Stewart) after healing from a Vampire Bite that almost killed her. While celebrating her birthday at the Cullen’s residence, she cuts her finger making Jasper thirsty for her. Edward (Robert Pattinson) and his family move causing Bella to spiral into depression. Her friend Jacob Black (Taylor Lautner) helps her out of it by introducing her to a reckless life where she sees Edward telling her to be safe.
15 The Mall Cop Movie Premiere - 2009
On January 10th, 2009 in Los Angeles, Kevin James took photos on a Segway for the Paul Blart: Mall Cop movie premiere. Christian Serratos wore a strapless black dress with black heels and feisty red lips down the red carpet.
Some other actors that participated walking down the red carpet included Jayma Mays, Raini Rodriguez, Keir O’Donnell, Kevin James, Adam Sandler, Mile Escamilla, and Stephen Rannazzisi.
According to Rotten Tomatoes Movie Info, Paul Blart: Mall Cop is about a “New Jersey rent-a-cop gets his moment to shine as the holidays approach and Santa's little helpers stage a coup at the local shopping mall in this comedy starring King of Queens' Kevin James. Paul Blart (James) is a single suburban dad attempting to make ends meet by working as a mall security guard. Paul takes his job very seriously; unfortunately the same can't be said for the shoppers he deals with on a daily basis. That all changes the day that Santa's little helpers shut down the mall and start taking hostages, including Paul's daughter and his main squeeze. Realizing that no one knows the mall better than the man who's paid to guard it, Paul mounts his Segway and speeds to the rescue.”
14 Lia Sophia Preview - 2010
Christian Serratos arrived in style to the Lia Sophia Preview ‘The Lanaya ll’ Collection Cocktail Party. It was held at the Sunset Tower Hotel in West Hollywood on July 14th 2010.
Christian Serratos wore a Chagoury Dress and Rene Caovila multi-colored Swarovski Crystal Platforms. Christian had just returned from filming the thriller 96 Minutes that included Brittany Snow. It had been filming in Atlanta Georgia.
Lia Sophia is a Direct-Sales jewelry business. It had thousands of women as independent saleswoman, just like Avon. In December 2014, the Creative Director for Lia Sophia posted on a blog post stating, “given the challenging business environment, we made the painful decision to wind down Lia Sophia in the United States and Canada by December 31, and cease operations by the end of February."
13 SXSW Music And Film Interactive Festival - 2011
The 2011 SXSW Music and Film Interactive Festival was held on March 12, 2011 in Austin Texas at the State Theatre. Christian wore her long hair down wearing brown pants and a fashionable denim jacket.
The 96 Minutes movie came to theaters on October 14, 2011. The movie was directed and written by Aimee Lagos. It won seven awards including Best Film, Best Director, and Best Actress (Brittany Snow) at the Boston Film Festival. At the New Hampshire Film Festival it won Audience Choice-Feature. At the St. Louis International Film Festival it won for Emerging Filmmaker Award. And at the SXSW Festival it won for Breakthrough Performance.
12 Breaking Dawn Part 1 - 2011
On November 11th, 2011, Christian Serratos walked The Twilight Saga Breaking Dawn Part 1 Premiere at the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live, in Los Angeles California. Christian wore a long flowing strapless pink gown.
According to Wall Street Journal, some of the fans at the premiere had tickets to see the movie itself. They screamed within the first five minutes when Jacob Black (played by Taylor Lautner) took off his shirt and screamed again when Edward (Robert Pattinson) and Bella (Kristen Stewart) did their vows and went on their honeymoon.
The Storyline from IMDb says, “After Bella and Edward's honeymoon, things take a turn for the worse when Bella realizes she is pregnant. The baby grows at an abnormally fast rate and causes many health problems to Bella. The wolf pack sees the unborn child as a threat and plan to get rid of it. But the Cullens do everything they can to ensure that both Bella and the unborn child remain safe.”
Breaking Dawn Part 1 was nominated 22 times and won 11.
11 Hard Rock Hotel - 2012
Christian Serratos hosted the Rehab Sundays at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Los Vegas with 311 Rocker Nick Hexum. Christian wore a light blue bikini top and matching light blue shorts.
Rehab is the Original and best Las Vegas Pool Party. It is set in a tropical oasis in the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. You can get cabanas and day beds to party in VIP Style. Some of the hottest DJs and stars in the industry perform here.
311 is an American Rock Band that was formed by singer Nick Hexum in 1988 including Jim Watson on lead guitar, Aaron “P-Nut” Wills on bass, and Chad Sexton on drums. Doug “SA” Martinex joined the band in 1992 to sing.
10 Popstar Movie Premiere - 2013
On June 27th, 2013 at the Mixology 101 and Planet Dallies in Los Angeles California, was the Lifetime Movie Network premiere of Popstar. Christian Serratos wore a beautiful multi-colored dress with black toe peeping heels. Some of the other celebrities that showed up include Actor Lucas Grabeel, IM5, Actor Kevin P. Farley, and Actress and Singer Coco Jones.
The Lifetime Movie Network Popstar aired on Saturday June 29th on the LMN. It tells of a talented young singer, Moxie Santos (Christian Serratos). Moxie meets a music producer who promises her a new lifestyle and a future record deal. In order to have it all, Moxie must first lend her voice to a celebrity that cannot sing. When it looks like she may lose her voice forever, Moxie sets out to prove the truth.
The movie was directed by Carlos Portugal and written by Carlos Portugal, Robin Bain, Charo Toledo, and Chris Franco.
9 The Host Premiere - 2013
On March 19th, 2013 at the Archlight Hollywood Cinerama Dome in Los Angeles California, was the premiere for the movie The Host. Christian Serratos wore a short white strapless dress down the blue carpet. Some of the other celebrities to walk the carpet included writer Stephanie Meyer, Jake Abel, Max Irons, Diane Kruger, and Saoirse Ronan.
The Host Storyline according to IMDB is about a race of aliens who go from planet to planet looking for Hosts. They come to Planet Earth and basically take over the Human Race. Once the alien is inside the human body, it is believed that the human’s memories disappear. A resistance group is free and hiding from the alien life forms.
When Melanie (Saoirse Ronan) is captured by an Alien Seeker, a Wanderer is placed inside her body. The Wanderer hopes to be able to locate the other Resistance Group members, but because Melanie is a strong fighter, she convinces the Wanderer not to say anything. The Seeker, disappointed that there was no information found and suspicious that there is human empathy, tells the Wanderer that it will be put into a new Host and the Seeker will go inside Melanie’s body. Melanie convinces the Wanderer to run away and to hide out with the other humans.
8 Photo Shoot For Pin-up Girl Clothing - 2014
In an event for Cover Girl and Latina Magazine, Christian Serratos walked the red carpet looking stunning in a red Dames Dress made by Pin Up Girl Clothing in May 2014.
As of January 2017, this dress is still highly requested and you need to go on a wait list to purchase! We can totally see why, considering the way it looks so amazing on her. Christian has a tendency to gravitate towards clothes that are in a pin-up girl fashion. She looks flawless in them, and has that old style look that makes it work so well. It probably has to do with the fact that she has amazing lips, long, beautiful hair, and the most beautiful face in all of Hollywood.
7 The Walking Dead Season 5 Premiere - 2014
On October 2, 2014 at AMC Universal City Walk in Universal City California, the Walking Dead Season 5 premiered. It was packed with fans and they even used the Theme Park’s Halloween Horror Nights maze an eerie back drop for its annual celebration. Christian Serratos was there, stunning fans in a long black dress.
At the party, cast members mingled and took pictures with partygoers, who first had to walk through a foggy Terminus (Universal’s London Square was transformed), that included a zombie-infested courtyard. Once they arrived at the party, they were given themed tequila cocktails and small bites. All of this was even before they were able to do the “Walking Dead” maze. Even some of the actors braved the maze!
6 The Walking Dead Premiere - 2015
On October 9th, 2015, 13 actors from The Walking Dead, appeared for an hour on stage after showing a brand new episode at the Madison Square Gardens in New York City. Some of the cast included Andrew Lincoln (Rick), Dani Gurira (Michonne), Christian Serratos (Rosita), Norman Reedus (Daryl) and more! Yvette Nicole Brown was the fan moderator! Christian Serratos wore a long strapless pink and black dress with her curly hair down.
Just in case you are not all caught up on the show, I won’t give any spoilers on that season. However, the Season six synopsis according to Rotten Tomatoes is, "Rick leads the Community of Alexandria facing increasing amount of large herds of walkers and attacks from the scavengers known as the wolves. Rick must alley with the Hilltop colony to survive, while dealing with the Saviors and their ruthless leader Negan." There were 16 episodes for this season.
5 26th Annual Producers Guild Of America Awards - 2015
The Annual Producers Guild of America Awards is a must-attend event for the people in the industry. This event is a chance for PGA Members to pay tribute to the best in the profession and support their guild. On January 24th, 2015 in the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza, Christian Serratos did just that! Of course, it's not hard for her to look absolutely incredible in everything she wears, so it's no surprise that she took our breath away.
Christian Serratos strutted her stuff in a stunning strapless gown with sheer detail that was made by Tony Ward Couture. The 26th Annual Producers Guild of America Awards was held in January 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza.
4 Entertainment Weekly’s Celebration For SAG Awards Nominees - 2015
Christian Serratos walked the carpet at the Chateau Marmont on January 24th 2015 for the Entertainment Weekly’s Celebration for 2015 SAG Awards Nominees. She impressed with a slinky deep-V gown in a muted green hue. On her feet, she glided gracefully in red strappy sandals. To match the sandals she held a red embellished clutch.
This was the night before the SAG Awards. A night filled with TV and Movie Actors and Actresses getting together for a pre-party celebration, all in courtesy of Entertainment Weekly. The nominees were read by Ansel Elgort (The Fault in Our Stars) and Eva Longoria (Desperate Housewives).
3 Talking Dead Live Event - 2016
On October 23rd, 2016, at the Hollywood Forever in Los Angeles California, Christian Serratos looked out of this world in a Valentino Cosmic-print knit dress. On her feet, she wore black ankle-tie sandals. Her hair pulled the rest of the outfit together with a classic half up hairstyle.
This event was for the Season 7 premiere of The Walking Dead episode. Norman Reedus who plays Daryl Dixon, got emotional as he talked about the different attachments and dynamics between the characters on the show and the actors who play them.
Some of the other stars included Andrew Lincoln (Rick), Steven Yeun (Glenn), Lauren Cohan (Maggie), Danai Gurira (Michonne), Michael Cudlitz (Abraham), Sonequa Martin-Green (Sasha), Josh McDermitt (Eugene), Ross Marquand (Aaron), and of course Negan himself, Jeffrey Dean Morgan. Also there was the Showrunner and Executive producer Scott M. Gimple and Executive producer Robert Kirkman.
2 Baby Bump At The Paley Center - 2017
At the Paley Center for Media in Hollywood on March 17th, 2017, Christian Serratos showed off her first pregnancy baby bump and still showed appeal in a strapless, flowing black dress with bright red lips. Her hair had a flirty curl to it. Her skin looked flawless and porcelain against the dark color of the dress.
This is her first child with boyfriend David Boyd. This red carpet event was for the AMC Event. There have now been three actresses on The Walking Dead that have been pregnant in real life but their characters were not. Sasha, played by Sonequa Martin-Green, was pregnant in 2015 and gave birth to a healthy baby boy. Alanna Masterson, who plays as Tara, was also pregnant and left in the 12th episode of the 6th season and didn’t return again until the 6th episode of the 7th season.
In May of 2017, Christian Serratos gave birth to her child. She shared her first picture on Mother’s Day on Instagram, but did not reveal a gender or full name. It just said “Happy Mother’s Day from Little W and me!”
1 Walking Dead 100th Episode Celebration - 2017
Christian Serratos looked stunning wearing a J. Mendel Gown in a skin color tone. It was very 20s glam! The gown included a tiered skirt and silver sequin embellishments. It is a silk Chiffon V-Neck Tiered Gown. The gown costs $11,490 and first appeared on Fashion Bomb Daily Style Magazine: Celebrity Fashion, Fashion News, What To Wear, and Runway Show Reviews. Mendel’s CEO, Gilles Mendel, is the fifth-generation of a family owned company. In 1870, Joseph Breitman founded J. Mendel. It was started in Paris, but it is now based in New York.
In the mid-nineties, Mendel created sheaths to display in his Madison Avenue windows in order to stop protests from happening outside of his store. Mendel’s collection goes from luscious chiffon dresses and sleek canvas trenches to red carpet gowns.