Susanna Skaggs is a skilled American actress mostly known for her appearance in the TV series Halt and Catch Fire. Also, she has quickly become a force to be reckoned with through her roles in series and films such as Mr. Mercedes (2018), The Gifted (2018), and Love & Gelato (2022). Her role in Love & Gelato has gained her a lot of recognition and has increased her fanbase in recent times.
The 22-year-old was born in California and is the second of 3 siblings who are also entertainers. She shares her love for pets with her family and has a growing interest in Crochet – a hobby she recently picked to keep her busy when she is off-set.
Susanna Skaggs was Born and Brought Up in California
Susanna Skaggs was born on September 14, 2001, in Apex California to Steve and Leah Skaggs. She was raised by her parents in Apex where she had early education.
She attended Apex High School which is located within the community. The Young star graduated from high school in 2019. Afterward, she continued with her education at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Wake Technical Community College where she learns virtually.
Skaggs is not the only child of her parents
Susanna isn’t the only child of her parents although she is the only girl out of two boys and the most famous one among her sibling.
She has an elder brother, Luke Skaggs, a local artist living in Cary North Carolina. He studied music and he is a Recording and Production engineer at Appalachian State University. He is currently engaged to Molly Gillespie.
Her younger brother, David Skaggs is a young up-coming actor and follows his sister’s footsteps in acting. He has shot an industrial bit that helps children understand clinical trials.
Susanna and her siblings maintain a good relationship and enjoy each other’s company whenever they are together. The siblings have closely knitted similarities that they share which makes their bond attractive.
She Started Her Career as a Model Before Switching to Acting
Susana’s Career started as a model in her early teenage years but there isn’t much information regarding her modeling career at the moment. However, it is known that the actress started acting in 2017.
She disclosed on her social media page that her father drove her for 6 hours to Atlanta for a movie shoot and this was her first time behind the camera. Also, the TV show Halt And Catch Fire Season 4 where she acted as Haley Clark was her first major screen appearance.
Subsequently, she appeared in other TV series like Mr. Mercedes as Grace in two episodes, and 2018, she appeared in The Gifted as Young Polaris. Her recent film, at the time of this writing, is Love & Gelato a Netflix romantic comedy film that was released on June 22, 2022.
Susana is the protagonist in the movie and the movie is making waves in the industry.
The 22-year-old is a Pet lover
In California, Susanna grew up in a house where pets were greatly loved and appreciated. She is also not left out as she is known to be a staunch lover of cats. In most of her uploads, a cat could be seen cuddling or lingering around her.
She has a cat named Pepper Skaggs whom she refers to as her family member. She and her cat share a strong bond that he knows when she is about to wake up from sleep, they take walks together, watch video clips together, and share the same bed.
The Actress Enjoys Knitting When She is Off The Camera
In 2019, acquired a handy skill, Crochet. According to her, she acquired the skill from videos online that kept her busy all the time, and has learned different techniques on how to make different things using crochet. She has made a couple of toys, tops, shawls, jumpers, and other trial samples.
In addition, she also flats Knits (a type of knitting that uses two pins to make a flat fabric). She has shared a couple of videos with different patterns and they are quite good.
Susanna is a Book Lover and A Voracious Reader
Books are one thing Susanna loves and she cherishes them a lot. The Young star loves to read and does not retain herself to just a particular genre or an author.
Her consistency in reading novels is remarkable and oftentimes helps in having a mental frame or picture of a character she would act in her roles and sometimes feel she is a character in someone else’s novel
Moreover, Susanna has read books by authors like Emily Bronte, Jane Austen, David Sedaris, Oyikan Braithwaite, Elif Batuman, Ruth Ozeki, and many others.
The Love and Gelato Lead Character Has an Estimated Net Worth Above $100,000
Susanna Skaggs has not officially confirmed her net worth yet but some sources have suggested that her fortune is estimated to be above $100,000- $ 500,000.
She has acquired her wealth from the roles she has acted in recent times. The exact amount she has earned from her movies isn’t available but several sources have mentioned her to be worth this sum.