Emily Osment s big smile is a familiar sight on the Disney Channel. As the character of Lilly Truscott, friend to Hannah Montana, she has entertained countless viewers. Osment wanted to be an actress because of her older brother, Haley Joel. He was an overnight Hollywood sensation in a blockbuster movie, and his little sister wanted to share the same spotlight. She started in commercials, but it was not long before she was making audiences laugh at her character of Gerti Giggles. Soon after that, she joined many other young stars on the Disney Channel as Hannah Montana s spunky sidekick. Where will Osment go next? No one is sure, but there s no question that this is one star who is on the rise!