Brittany Bell is a model and actress from America who became Miss Guam in 2014. A native of Guam, Bell grew up in a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural family. Since she was a child, she has loved the stage, which eventually led her to the world of beauty pageants. In 2009, she was made the Miss Arizona USA 2010, as well as Miss Congeniality. As Miss Arizona, she later unsuccessfully competed in Miss USA 2010. She was employed as a dancer at the Phoenix Suns of National Basketball Association for three seasons. In 2014, after she was crowned Miss Guam, she went on to compete in Miss Universe 2014. Bell made her acting debut as a Royal Flush Girl in ‘World Poker Tour’ in 2012. She has also appeared in TV shows like ‘Good Cop Bike Cop’ and ‘Taylor’d Problems’. In 2017, she had her cinematic debut in the indie drama film ‘The Last Movie Star’. Bell is quite active on various social media platforms, especially Instagram, on which she has tens of thousands of followers.
Brittany Bell has always enjoyed the spotlight. In 2009, she won the Miss Arizona USA 2010, as well as Miss Congeniality, and went on to participate in Miss USA 2010. However, she was eliminated in the opening round at the pageant held in Las Vegas, Nevada, on May 16, 2010.
From July 2006 to May 2009, she spent three seasons as an NBA dancer for the Phoenix Suns. She predominantly participated in performances on the court at the home games hosted at the US Airways Center. She once travelled to Madrid, Spain to deliver a performance there as an NBA representative. She performed at an All-Star Game and other events held in Phoenix, Arizona. Furthermore, she served as the host of in-game promotional videos and appeared as a dancer in commercials.
For a few months between January and May 2009, she worked as a reporter/anchor at Arizona State University's Cronkite NewsWatch newsroom, acquiring important skills like editing, writing, anchoring, and reporting during this period. Since 2006, she has been active as a model and has been featured on both editorial and print commercials, as well as on the runway. Bell is represented by Ford Models. She has been an Indian fusion dance performer affiliated with Bollywood Step Dance since May 2010 and dances to the choreography of Indian choreographer Yogen Bhagat at both public and private events. She has performed in XD (Legion of Extraordinary Dancers), Cupcake Wars, Indian Film Festival, Hollywood Bowl, and several other publicized gatherings.
Since November 2011, she has been associated with The World Poker Tour as a Royal Flush Girl and made television appearances in 14 episodes between 2012 and 2013. In 2012, she set up Be Blushed, a beauty and hair-styling business in Greater Los Angeles Area, where she currently resides. Bell is the co-owner of the business along with her partner and former beauty queen, Claire Schreiner. Both women were participants in the Miss USA 2010 pageant. Schreiner had been previously crowned as the Miss Wyoming USA 2010.
In 2014, Bell won the Miss Guam Universe crown, which allowed her to take part in that year’s Miss Universe pageant. However, she was eliminated from the competition before the Top 15 round. That year, Paulina Vega, representing Colombia, was named Miss Universe.
After Bell had her screen debut in an episode of ‘World Poker Tour’, she guest-starred in the second episode of the web series ‘Good Cop Bike Cop’ in 2013. The show was an official selection to the 2015 HollyWeb Festival. She portrayed “Jessie’s mom” and appeared alongside Keira Conneen and Zachary Conneen in the episode.
In 2014, she guest-starred in another web series ‘Taylor'd Problems’ as Jasmine Taylor. In 2017, she had a minor role in the indie drama ‘The Last Movie Star’. Also starring Burt Reynolds, Ariel Winter, and Clark Duke, the movie revolves around an aging movie star (Reynolds) who is forced to confront the reality that he is not as famous as he used to be. In 2018, she played Ava in writer/director Daniel Domaschenz’s comedy short ‘Bromance & Betrayal’. Bell is set to star in the upcoming TV series ‘Mixed Nuts’.
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Family & Personal Life
Brittany Bell was born on November 9, 1987, in the village of Barrigada in Guam, USA, to a Chamorro mother and a father of Native American, West Indian and Black American ancestry. She was raised in Barrigada and later in San Diego, California. After obtaining a high school degree, she enrolled at Arizona State University in 2005. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism and television reporting.
Between 2013 and 2014, she received improv acting training at Second City Hollywood. She also joined The Groundlings Improv Theatre.
Brittany Bell and Nick Cannon, the popular rapper, actor, and television presenter, grew up together in San Diego. They were briefly in a relationship sometime between 2015 and 2017. Their son, Golden “Sagon” Cannon was born on February 21, 2017.