Scarlett Noel Pomers is an actress, singer, and songwriter from the United States who has appeared in television, cinema, and theater. She was a well-known child artist who had been in a number of TV shows and advertisements since she was three years old. She’s also a terrific singer and songwriter, with her own EP, ‘Insane,’ out now. Scarlett’s most well-known roles were Naomi Wildman in the television series ‘Star Trek: Voyager,’ and Kyra Hart in the film ‘Reba.’ Despite having achieved tremendous success at a young age, her life has not been easy. When she was 17, she was diagnosed with anorexia and was taken to a rehab facility for treatment. Following her recovery, she offered financial assistance to those who were suffering from eating disorders but couldn’t afford therapy. Her honest efforts were recognized by ‘Teen People’ magazine, which named her as ‘one of the 20 kids who can change the world.’ She left acting in 2014 to focus on music, which was her first love, and photography, which she had recently discovered. She’s also working on some new projects, including jewelry creation for her online store, ‘The Mermaid’s Lure,’ as well as new music for her band.
Childhood and Adolescence
Scarlett Pomers was born in Riverside, California, on November 28, 1988. Michelle Galvin is her mother’s name. Since she was a child, she has had a passion for music. She started singing and getting guitar lessons when she was a child. She was a hard rock aficionado.
When she was three years old, she was discovered performing at a local shopping mall by an agent who advised to her mother that she pursue acting. She subsequently began playing minor roles until her mother was able to secure representation. She appeared in a number of television episodes as a child, as well as several feature films.
Career of Scarlett Pomers
Scarlett Pomers made her debut in Michael Jackson’s ‘Heal the World’ music video in 1992, when she was three years old. She also began filming commercials at the same time, and has filmed over three dozen commercials to date.
In the same year, she starred as Tina Denmark in the all-female Off-Broadway musical ‘Ruthless! The Musical.’ The musical premiered at the Players Theatre in March 1992 and ran for 342 performances before closing in January 1993.
She also played Sandy in Focus on the Family’s Evangelical Christian radio drama and comedy series for youngsters, ‘Adventures in Odyssey.’
‘Touched by an Angel,’ an American supernatural drama television series, aired on CBS on September 21, 1994, and lasted 211 episodes.
Her first notable appearance was as Naomi Wildman on the UPN science fiction series ‘Star Trek: Voyager’ in 1998. It was a science fiction television series set in the Star Trek world that aired in the United States. Naomi Wildman was Greskrendregtk and Samantha Wildman’s half-Ktarian, half-human daughter. She was born onboard Voyager and died soon after birth from difficulties related to coping with the planet’s climate, where she and the rest of the Voyager crew were stuck.
Pomers also appeared in a number of television productions, including ‘Judging Amy,’ an American legal drama series that aired on CBS from September 19, 1999 until May 3, 2005.
From October 1, 2000, to January 26, 2002, she starred in ‘That’s Life,’ an American comedy-drama series that aired on CBS.
Scarlett Pomers joined the cast of the WB sitcom ‘Reba’ in 2001, playing Kyra Hart, Reba and Brock Hart’s younger daughter, played by Reba McEntire and Christopher Rich. Her character Kyra, on the other hand, was gone for the majority of the fifth season of ‘Reba,’ appearing in only two episodes out of twenty-two. She returned to Reba after her therapy, appearing in a few episodes for season six and remaining with the show until it ended in 2007.
She also featured on ION Television’s ‘America’s Most Talented Kids’ as a judge. She stated her intention to leave acting in 2014 to pursue music and photography. She did, however, do some voiceover work after that.
She is the founder of SCARLETT, also known as the ‘Scarlett Pomers Band,’ a band that has performed at places such as the Knitting Factory, Club One-Seven, House of Blues, The Roxy, and the Whisky a Go Go. Her first EP, ‘Insane,’ was released on January 7, 2010, on her official website, CDbaby.com, and iTunes. There were five songs on the album.
In a tribute album to the band named ‘Rock & Roll Train: A Millennium Tribute To AC/DC,’ she covered an AC/DC classic, ‘It’s a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock ‘n’ Roll).’ AC/DC, an Australian hard rock band, initially performed the song. It was the first single from the band’s T.N.T. album, which was released in December 1975. Pomers’ rendition was released on iTunes on December 10, 2010.
Scarlett Pomers had already performed some incredible performances by the time she was 18. Her performance in ‘Star Trek: Voyager,’ followed by her role as Reba McEntire’s daughter Kyra on the comedy ‘Reba,’ cemented her reputation as a remarkable actress in her adolescence.
One of her greatest accomplishments as a developing musician is creating and leading her band to success. Her band performs in some of Hollywood’s most prestigious venues.
Her fans’ favorite of her films is the Disney Channel feature ‘A Ring of Endless Light,’ in which she played Mishca Barton’s younger sister. She spent six weeks in Australia filming her role, which she treasures.
Achievements & Awards
For ‘Star Trek: Voyager,’ Scarlett Pomers won a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Drama Series: Supporting Young Actress.
Personal History and Legacy
Scarlett Pomers was taken to an anorexia nervosa treatment facility in 2005, after her weight had reduced to only 73 pounds as a result of the illness. This was attributed to not eating correctly and exercising for more than six hours every day. In January 2006, she was released from the facility.
When she returned to work following her treatment and was away for the most of Season 5 of ‘Reba,’ she was greeted with a thundering round of applause. In fact, her eating condition was mentioned in the first episode of Season 6. “Where have you been?” Reba inquired of the character Kyra, to which Kyra replied, “I went to grab something to eat.” “Where are you going?” Van, played by Steve Howey, asked her in the same episode as she was walking towards the kitchen. “I’m going to get something to eat,” she answered, and Van added, “see you next year!”
She became an ambassador for the National Eating Disorders Association in 2006 and founded Arch-Angels in 2007. It provides funds for persons who are afflicted with eating disorders and are unable to pay for treatment.
‘Teen Individuals’ magazine named her one of the 20 kids who will change the world in 2006 for her efforts to aid people suffering from anorexia nervosa.
She eats only plant-based foods. After reading a book on Golden Bridge studio director Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa, she began practicing Kundalini yoga in June 2006 and received her teaching degree in the technique.
Scarlett Pomers Net Worth
Scarlett Pomers has a net worth of $2 million as an actress and singer-songwriter in the United States. Scarlett Pomers was born in November 1988 in Riverside, California. When she was three years old, she was found by an agent in a shopping center. She made her debut in Michael Jackson’s music video “Heal the World” and began starring in advertisements the following year.