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    21 Interesting Facts You Didn't Know About Actor Abigail Cowen

    Your guide to the Fate: The Winx Saga actor.

    If you've been watching Fate: The Winx Saga and are curious about the show's lead, Abigail Cowen, you've come to the right place.

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    1. To start, Abigail landed her first role in 2014 as Brooklyn in the TV series Red Band Society.

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    2. The actor is originally from Gainesville, Florida.

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    3. She was born a redhead.

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    4. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.

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    She was born March 18, 1998, and will celebrate her 23rd birthday this year.

    5. Before pursuing her acting career in Los Angeles, Abigail studied public relations at the University of Florida.

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    6. She also spent time working as a model.

    7. Abigail has one brother named Dawson.

    8. One of her best-known roles is Dorcas, an original member of the Weird Sisters, in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.

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    9. She portrayed Vicki Charmichael in Season 2 of Netflix's Stranger Things.

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    10. You also might remember her in the role of Mia Tanner on the Jeremy Piven show Wisdom of the Crowd, starting in 2017.

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    11. In 2018, she guest-starred as Eliza Hunter, Brandon's girlfriend, in Freeform's The Fosters.

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    She also reprised the role on Good Trouble as Eliza Foster, Brandon's wife.

    12. Abigail's first major film role was Adrienne in 2020's I Still Believe alongside Riverdale's KJ Apa.

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    13. She's 5 feet 7 inches in real life.

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    14. She currently has more than a million followers on Instagram.

    15. She has a sense of humor and doesn't mind poking fun at herself.

    16. She knows how to play piano and gave fans a sneak peek of her musical skills on social media.

    17. Abigail also has a talent for singing.

    18. Not to mention, she also knows how to draw pretty well.

    19. Whether it's the beach or hiking, she's an avid fan of the great outdoors.

    20. Abigail is an advocate for mental health and spoke about her experience with therapy in Glamour UK's 2021 "Self-Love" issue.

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    "I think we need to normalize it more, get people talking, in touch with their emotions, their past, realizing why certain people do things and why you feel a certain way," she told the magazine. "That's been life-changing for me as well."

    21. Finally, Abigail is currently starring as Bloom in the new Netflix series Fate: The Winx Saga.