Danika Yarosh was born on October 1, 1998, in Morristown, New Jersey. An avid dancer, Danika quickly found her footing in the dance world, winning titles at many regional and national competitions. It was this high energy performance background that enabled her graceful transition to the Broadway stage where she played Karen Davidson in the Tony award winning hit Billy Elliot: The Musical. Since then, Danika has worked in various other mediums such as print, commercial, television and film. She currently resides in Los Angles, California, and is best known for her part as Holly Hermiker on Showtime's Shameless.