List of Jenna Ortega movies and TV shows

Last Modified Jun 08, 2023 17:02 GMT
Jenna Ortega
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Jenna Ortega has starred in movies like Iron Man 3, Insidious: Chapter 2, The Little Rascals Save the Day, After Words, Saving Flora, Wyrm, The Babysitter: Killer Queen, Yes Day, The Fallout, Scream, Studio 666, X, American Carnage. As of the current year, she will be starring in movies: Scream VI, Finestkind, Miller's Girl, 'Winter, Spring Summer or Fall'.

Some of the TV shows that Ortega has starred in, they are, Rob, CSI: NY, Days Of Our Lives, Rake, Jane the Virgin, Richie Rich, Stuck in the Middle, Elena of Avalor, Elena and the Secret of Avalor, Bizaardvark, Big City Greens, You, Home Movie: The Princess Bride, Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous, and Wednesday.

Who is Jenna Ortega?

Jenna Ortega
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Jenna Marie Ortega is an American actress who began her acting career as a child actress. She was born on September 27, 2002, in Coachella Valley, California, and has been fascinated with the idea of the entertainment industry since her young days. Ortega's father is of Mexican descent and her mother is of Mexican and Puerto Rican ancestry.

As mentioned above, Ortega began her career at a very early age which ended up with her not being able to live her 'school days'. She often expressed her regret for not being able to live a normal lifestyle and experiencing the traditional high school life, prom, and graduation. Ortega began working at the age of 8. It was through her mother's help and agents that Ortega began receiving auditions and bagged her first role as a guest appearance in the TV series Rob in 2012.

What made Jenna Ortega famous?

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Ortega's roles in shows and films such as Jane the Virgin, The Babysitter: Killer Queen, Yes Day, Scream, Elena of Avalor (Voice over), Elena and the Secret of Avalor, Bizaardvark (Voice over) are what helped her build recognition in the industry.

It was the 2021 released film The Fallout that critics consider to be her breakout role. Ortega played the role of Vada Cavell, a high school student who survived a school shooting horror and is going through PTSD and trauma. Ortega's performance in the film was lauded by many and through it, she was propelled to fame.

Ortega's recent performance in Netflix's comedy-drama series Wednesday helped her gain massive attention towards herself. The series as well as Ortega were all over the internet for exceeding the viewers' and critics' expectations. According to the critics, Ortega's rendition as Wednesday Addams in the series was close to perfection.

However, Ortega was vocal about her dissatisfaction with the way her character was written, so for the second season of Netflix's Wednesday, she will not only be the lead, but also the executive producer. “It was a natural progression. With a character like Wednesday, who is so beloved, I didn’t want to get her wrong,” Ortega explained. Reportedly, the season two of Wednesday will be released in mid to late 2024.

How tall is Jenna Ortega?

During an interview, the American actress Jenna Ortega revealed that she is 5 feet 1 inch tall.

Is Jenna Ortega dating someone?

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It looks like as of now Jenna Ortega is single and not looking out for any commitments. Earlier her name was linked with Shazam star Asher Dov Angel. The two had dressed up as Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande for a Halloween event. However, after a while, the rumors died down and none of them reacted to them.


Q. How old is Jenna Ortega?

A. Jenna Ortega was born on September 27, 2002, making her 20 years old as of 2022.

Q. What role did Jenna Ortega play in Jane the Virgin?

A. Jenna Ortega played young Jane Villanueva in the CW series Jane the Virgin.

Q. Will Jenna Ortega return back as Wednesday Addams in season 2?

A. Yes, Jenna Ortega is set to return as the spooky and eerie Wednesday Addams in Netflix's comedy-drama series Wednesday. The show was recently renewed for its second season.