Andrea Fantauzzi was born in Mount Clemens, Michigan, but was raised in Kansas City, Missouri. A graduate of The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts and Second City, she has a strong background in improvisation, comedy, and drama. She began her film and television career at the age of 14, but was seen on the stage from an earlier age. She began her professional journey at the age of 12 after she booked her first regional theatre production of The Wizard of Oz at Starlight Theatre in Kansas City. She is most well known in the theatre world as having played Susan Pevensie in Narnia The Musical at the Kauffman Center produced through Starlight Theatre, along with being the original Teen Fiona in the world premiere of the Theatre for Young Audiences Version of Shrek the Musical produced through the Coterie Theatre, and originating Ann - 18 in the world premiere of And other fairy tales performed at The Workshop Theater in New York. Since beginning her work in film and television she has been seen in features, shorts, TV series', and commercials ranging from national to regional. Fantauzzi is most well known for her title role in the distributed (Sunset Undiscovered) feature Adira and Hallmark's Quality of Life. Adira was selected by Project Greenlight in 2014 as one of the top 200 indie films in the United States, while she shared the screen with Kim Rhodes (Supernatural (2005); The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (2005)) in Quality of Life and was fortunate enough to have her starring role written for her.