Darcy Rose Byrnes
Darcy Rose Byrnes (born November 4, 1998) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Abby Carlton Newman on The Young and the Restless, Penny Scavo on Desperate Housewives, and Princess Amber on Sofia the First and Ikki on The Legend of Korra. She currently works as the voice of Maricela in Spirit Riding Free.
Byrnes appeared in the direct-to-video film The Sparky Chronicles: The Map in 2003, the same year she landed a role in the soap opera The Young and the Restless as Abby Carlton from 2003 to 2008. During that time she also had a guest starring role in The Bold and the Beautiful for 8 episodes. Byrnes also has appeared in television shows including How I Met Your Mother, Ghost Whisperer, Cold Case, Dirty Sexy Money and House. She played Rebecca Knepp in the hallmark television movie, Amish Grace alongside Kimberly Williams-Paisley. She played Penny Scavo in the ABC show Desperate Housewives.
|2000||Singing Babies: Nursery Rhyme Time||Baby||Direct-to-video|
|2003||The Sparky Chronicles: The Map||Daughter||Direct-to-video film|
|2003–2008||The Young and the Restless||Abby Carlton Newman||Recurring role|
|2005||Without a Trace||Young Melissa||Episode: "The Innocents"|
|2005||1/4life||Little Sister||Unsold television pilot|
|2007||Cold Case||Abby Bradford (1999)||Episode: "A Dollar, a Dream"|
|2007||Brothers & Sisters||Gwyneth||Episode: "Game Night"|
|2007||The Bold and the Beautiful||Abby Carlton Newman||8 episodes|
|2007||1321 Clover||Tallulah||Television film|
|2007||The Kidnapping||Hannah McKenzie||Television film|
|2008||How I Met Your Mother||Lucy Zinman||5 episodes|
|2008||Shark Swarm||Heather||Television film|
|2008–2009||Dirty Sexy Money||Kiki George||3 Episodes|
|2009||Private Practice||Gracie Rousakis||Episode: "Homeward Bound"|
|2009||Medium||Phoebe Burnes||Episode: "A Taste of Her Own Medicine"|
|2009||My Name Is Earl||Maddy||Episodes: "Witch Lady", "Pinky"|
|2009||House||Marika Greenwald||Episode: "The Social Contract"|
|2009||Ghost Whisperer||Drew Stanton||Episode: "Cursed"|
|2010||Healing Hands||Dawn||Television film|
|2010||Amish Grace||Rebecca Knepp||Television film|
|2010||The Land of the Astronauts||Jennifer||Television film|
|2010–2012||Desperate Housewives||Penny Scavo||Also starring role (seasons 7–8)|
|2011||A Thousand Words||10-Year-Old Girl||Film|
|2012–2014||The Legend of Korra||Ikki||Voice role|
|2012||Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess||Princess Amber||Voice role; television film|
|2012–2018||Sofia the First||Princess Amber||Voice role|
|2016||Elena and the Secret of Avalor||Princess Amber||Voice role; Television film|
|2017–present||Spirit Riding Free||Maricela||Voice role|
Awards and nominations
|2005||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) - Young Actress Age Ten or Younger||Abby Carlton in The Young and the Restless||Won|||
|2006||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a Television Series (Comedy or Drama) - Guest Starring Young Actress||Abby Carlton in The Young and the Restless||Won|||
|2007||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) - Recurring Young Actress||Abby Carlton in The Young and the Restless||Won|||
|2009||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a TV Series - Recurring Young Actress||Abby Carlton in The Young and the Restless||Nominated|||
|2008||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a TV Series - Guest Starring Young Actress||Abby Bradford - 1999 in Cold Case||Nominated|||
- "Darcy Rose Byrnes Interview: On Disney's first little princess, singing and more!". The Star Scoop. October 3, 2012. Retrieved June 21, 2013.
- "Darcy Rose Byrnes to Leave 'The Young and the Restless'". BuddyTV. November 19, 2008. Retrieved June 21, 2013.
- "Twenty-Ninth Annual Awards". Young Artist Association. Archived from the original on December 4, 2013. Retrieved June 21, 2013.
- ""Desperate" stars give clues to Season 7". Entertainment Weekly. August 16, 2010. Retrieved June 21, 2013.
- "Thirtieth Annual Awards". Young Artist Association. Archived from the original on March 19, 2009. Retrieved June 21, 2013.