Valeria Soledad Baroni
October 6, 1989
Actress, singer, dancer
Valeria Soledad Baroni (born October 6, 1989) is an Argentine actress, singer and dancer. She is best known for presenting Zapping Zone, a program broadcast by Disney Channel Latin America. She currently plays the character Lara on the Disney Channel Original Series, Violetta.
Life and Career
Born in Argentina, Baroni studying musical comedy, song and dance from when she was 9 years old, besides going to a school with artistic orientation, attending mandatory classes of theater, music and visual arts.
In 2007 , Baroni was selected to join the reality show "High School Musical: La Selección"; a casting which aimed to choose the actors who were to form part of the local version of the Disney Channel Original Movie, "High School Musical", which was produced in Argentina, by Canal 13 and Disney Channel. It was thus, as Valeria became one of the eight finalists and was part of the tours and presentations by the interior. As a result, she joined the cast of "High School Musical: El Desafio", the first film produced in Argentina by the label Walt Disney Pictures.
In 2009, Baroni took the role of conductor of "Zapping Zone", an original production of Disney Channel Latin America. Valeria hosted "Zapping Zone" until 2012, when the program ended. In 2010, Baroni starred as one of the protagonists of the Disney Channel Latin America TV-Show "Highway". In 2011 they aired the Disney's Friends for Change Games, where Valeria was one of the participants. She was part of the Green Team, alongside Disney actors Adam Hicks, David Henrie, Sterling Knight, Ryan Ochoa, Bella Thorne, Eva Ottino, Paula Dalli and with Brandon Smith as the team captain. The same year, Baroni appeared on "Cuando Toca La Campana", a Disney Channel Latin America original show.
In 2013, Baroni was introduced in the Disney Channel Latin America TV-show as the character Lara, who was one of the main characters of the second season.
|2008||High School Musical: The Challenge||Valeria||Walt Disney Pictures|
|2013||The U-Mix Show||Herself||Series of Disney Channel Latin America|
|2011||We Can Change the World||Herself / GirlArgentina||Music video for Bridgit Mendler for Disney's Friends for Change Games|
|Disney's Friends for Change Games||Herself||Green Team|
|When the bell rings||Michelle||Special guest, series of Disney Channel Latin America|
|2010||Highway: Rolling Adventure||Valeria||Main role, series of Disney Channel Latin America|
|2009 -2012||Zapping Zone||Conductive||Program of Disney Channel Latin America|
|2007||High School Musical: selection||Herself||Participant and part of the 8 finalists, the "Reality Show" of Disney Channel Latin Americaand Channel 13|
|2007||Acting, dancing, singing||All the boys of High School Musical: selection||Acting, dancing, singing of High School Musical: selection|
|We're All In This Together (in Spanish)||All the boys of High School Musical: selection|
|Fame||Sumi and Valeria|
|Acting, dancing, singing (edit)||All the boys of High School Musical: selection|
|I want to be a star||Delfina, Sofia, Valeria, Paula, Victoria and Sophie||Dreams of High School Musical: selectingOn Tour|
|What comes here ( What Time is It? )||All the boys of High School Musical: selecting On Tour|
|I have a love||Agustina, Valeria Sofia|
|If it contás||Delfina, Sofia, Valeria, Walter , Gaston andJuanchi|
|You are the music in me ( You Are the Music in Me )||Gaston and Valeria|
|The song that I want to give||Sofia and Valeria|
|All For One ( All for One )||All the boys of High School Musical: selecting On Tour|
|Things begin to change|
|Acting, dancing, singing (acoustic version)|
|Acting, dancing, singing (fast version)||All the boys of High School Musical: selection|
|2008||The summer ended||The entire cast of High School Musical: The Challenge||High School Musical: The Challenge|
|Superstar||Delfina, Clara , Sophie and Valeria|
|Acting, dancing, singing||The entire cast of High School Musical: The Challenge|
|2009||I am like that||Valeria||Song Disney Channel (Version Argentina )|
|2010||Highway||The entire cast of Highway: Rolling Adventure||Highway: Rolling Adventure|
|Friends forever||Paulina Holguin , Maria Clara Alonso , Vanessa Andreu and Valeria|
|Our love||Roger Gonzalez and Valeria|
|Blah Blah Blah||The entire cast of Highway: Rolling Adventure|
|The voice||Highway: Rolling Adventure and Friends around the World|
|2014||I'm still waiting||Ivan Zavala feat. Valeria Baroni||TBA|
|2007||Acting, Dancing, Singing||10||High School Musical: La Selección - Dreams||Argentina|
|2010||Jonas Brothers Live in Concert World Tour 2010||3||Highway: Rolling adventure (Teloneros)||Argentina - Chile - Colombia|
|2011||A Year Without Rain Tour||1||Highway: Rolling adventure (Teloneros)||Argentina|
- Her middle name, Soledad, means "loneliness" in Spanish.
- She has been on tour before.
- She released the music video for her song "Lo Que Necesitas" sometime in November 2015.
- Her zodiacal sign is Libra.
- She has origin from Italy.
- She was part of the main cast of Highway: Rodando La Aventura, along with Clara Alonso.
- She was also on Cuando Toca La Campana, along with Jorge Blanco.
- She's bad at playing tennis.
- Her fans are called "Baronistas".
- She's a singer, actress, dancer and and TV director.
- In 2014, she sang "Te Sigo Esperando" with Iván Zavala.
- She's good friends with Alba Rico.
- She has a tattoo of a music key on her wrist.
- She appeared in the Disney Channel Brasil show "Qué Talento!", and lived in São Paulo, Brazil for some time, due to the shooting taking place in Brazil.
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