One glance at Bella Nightingale and you will understand why she is one of the most sought after new faces in today’s entertainment world. Her exotic features, coupled with the perfect hour glass figure leaves lasting first impressions. However, there is much more to this Maryland native than meets the eye.
Growing up in Laurel, Maryland, a city known for its diversity and culture, Bella Nightingale found a way to feed her gift and talent. As a child she began taking ballet, tap, jazz, and modern dance classes. Miss Nightingale was also selected to play basketball over seas for the Sports Ambassadors. She was also on several AAU girls basketball teams throughout her middle school and high school years. She has won several awards for her participation in basketball, as well as the coveted MVP trophy. She was chosen from thousands of young women to compete in the Miss Maryland Pageant. Although she wasn’t selected, it was there she realized an affinity for the spotlight. Nightingale spent the next couple of years dancing, modeling and hosting and appearing on a local cable access television show. Miss Nightingale has also performed with the D.C. Dance Collective and performed with the D.C. Youth Orchestra where she played the saxophone. In 2004, after achieving the National Honor Roll each year in high school, Miss Chase was inducted into the National High School Scholars Society, a coveted award given only to those who have excelled academically.
Miss Nightingale has displayed a strong work ethic, screen presence, tremendous acting and dancing ability. These qualities will guide her as she makes her transition from dancer to model and actress a smooth one.