Libby Blanton was born in Columbus, Georgia. She was raised in Abbeville, South Carolina. While growing up, Libby took part in church programs and performed in several plays. She attended Abbeville High School in Abbeville, South Carolina. It was there, in eighth grade, that Libby decided she wanted to become an actress. She joined the drama club and performed every chance she had. After finishing school, Libby moved to the west to pursue her dreams. Her on screen debut was in the film 22 Jump Street. This year alone, she has appeared in five feature films and several commercials as well as continuing her studies at Tara Simon Studios.