Jenna Ortega is an American actress born in Coachella Valley, California, on September 27, 2002.
She began her acting career as a child star, appearing in commercials and television shows.
Her breakthrough role came in 2014 when she was cast as young Jane Villanueva in the CW's hit comedy-drama series "Jane the Virgin."
Ortega continued to gain recognition for her roles in the Disney Channel sitcom "Stuck in the Middle" and the horror films "The Babysitter: Killer Queen" and "Scream."
n 2022, she took on the titular role in Netflix's highly anticipated series "Wednesday," a reimagining of the iconic Addams Family characters.
Ortega is a talented musician and writer, and she is passionate about representation in the entertainment industry.
She is committed to her craft and has a promising future in the entertainment industry. share more_vert
Jenna Ortega is of Mexican and Puerto Rican descent.
She was nominated for an Emmy Award in 2023 for her role in "Wednesday."