Actress known for her starring role as Liv/Maddie Rooney on the Disney Channel series Liv and Maddie . She has also acted in Descendants , and Cloud 9 .
Her parents encouraged her interest in acting while she grew up in Seattle, Washington. She started acting in local community productions at age eight.
She played Charlotte Anne Jane in a 2012 episode of The Mentalist titled "Devil's Cherry." She formed the band The Girl and the Dreamcatcher alongside her Liv & Maddie co-star Ryan McCartan .
She was born Chloe Celeste Hosterman. Her father Philip died when she was 15 and her mother's name is Bonnie . She has an older sister named Claire Hosterman . In April 2016, she got engaged to Ryan McCartan , but the couple called the wedding off in October of that year. In late 2016, she began dating Thomas Doherty .
She acted with Emmy Rossum in two episodes of Shameless in 2012.