Credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images Photo: Skyler Samuels at the 2011 MTV Movie Awards on June 5, 2011

Skyler Samuels plays the mysterious Chloe King on ABC Family's The Nine Lives of Chloe King. Read on for eight things you probably didn't  know about the blond starlet!

1. She's a hero! (OK, she's played one...) In 2003, Skyler made her feature film debut in Junior Pilot, playing the young heroine who helps save the day.

2. She's not a giant. Skyler is 5-foot-6.

3. She's got the same name as a terrier! Skyler's nickname is Skye.

4. She got an early start on camera. Skyler's mother, who works on Access Hollywood, helped her daughter land a role as a reporter. When she was only 8, Skyler interviewed the cast of Harry Potter!

5. That's not all! Skyler has also interviewed Clay Aiken, Jessica Simpson, and Tim Allen.

6. She's got a soft spot for soft critters. Skyler liked working on Furry Vengeance because of its eco-friendly message.

7. She's not new to ABC Family. Skyler starred on the network's 2010 supernatural series The Gates.

8. She landed her first role when she was 10! Skyler scored a guest spot on the Nickelodeon series Drake & Josh in 2004.