Actress, singer, and dancer Ariana Grande is best known for portraying the character Cat Valentine in the Nickelodeon sitcom "Victorious." Ariana was born in 1993 in Boca Raton, Florida, where she attended North Broadway Preparatory School. She made her acting debut at the age of 15 in the role of Charlotte in the musical "13" on Broadway. From 2010 to 2013, Grande played Cat in "Victorious" and reprised that role in 2013 in the "Victorious" spin-off show, "Sam & Cat." She also released her full-length debut album, "Yours Truly," which included the hit single, "The Way," featuring rapper Mac Miller.
In 2014, her single "Problem" hit #1 on the iTunes chart after being released for only 30 minutes. She performed that song on The Ellen DeGeneres Show in May 2014.