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|Daniella K. Monet|
|Born||Daniella K. Monet
March 1, 1989
Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S.
|Residence||Los Angeles, California|
|Occupation||Actress, singer, dancer|
Daniella Monet (born March 1, 1989) is an American actress, singer, and dancer, best known for playing numerous television guest roles and starring as Trina Vega in the Nickelodeon sitcom Victorious. Monet grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina. She has 4 sisters and a brother.
Monet was born Daniella Monet Zuvic in West Hills, California. Monet is a vegan and supports animal welfare causes. She posed for a PETA campaign that encourages students to refuse to dissect animals in the classroom. She has performed on the small screen in numerous television commercials beginning at the age of 5. In 1994, she had a guest appearance in an episode of Pacific Blue. She said, "I always knew I wanted to act," in an interview with Seventeen. Monet is of Croatian and French heritage.
2003–2009: Early career
In 2003, she had a recurring role on the television series American Dreams. Monet landed a recurring role on the television series 8 Simple Rules as Missy Keinfield, Rory's love interest in the second season. She has a sister, Sissy (Elena Lyons), who likes CJ. She was eventually cast as Megan Kleinman on the short-lived CBS sitcom Listen Up! where she starred alongside Jason Alexander. She also guest-starred on Zoey 101 appearing in three episodes from 2006 to 2007. She also appeared in the 2006 film Simon Says and in the 2007 films Nancy Drew and Taking 5.
2010–2013: Victorious, Fred films and The Fairly OddParents spin-off films
From 2010 to 2013, Monet starred in the Nickelodeon sitcom Victorious as Trina Vega, the older sister of Tori Vega who attends Hollywood Arts with her, but has no talent and is described as "weird" and "annoying".
She also replaced Jennette McCurdy as the character Bertha in Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred, Fred 3: Camp Fred and Fred: The Show. Based on The Fairly OddParents cartoon series, she starred as Tootie opposite Drake Bell's Timmy Turner in 2011's A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner!, and reprised her role in 2012's A Fairly Odd Christmas.
Monet hosts a Nickelodeon show called AwesomenessTV that premiered July 1, 2013. It is transplanted from YouTube clips adding new material. Segments include character sketches, celebrity satires, and parody music videos.
|1998||Follow Your Heart||Young Angie||Supporting role|
|2006||Simon Says||Sarah||Supporting role|
|2007||Taking Five||Gabby Davis||Main role|
|2007||Nancy Drew||Inga Veinshtein||Supporting role|
|2008||Taking The Band: Making Taking 5||Herself||Documentary|
|2008||Taking 5: On Set||Herself||Documentary|
|2010||Here's the Kicker||Lacey Matthews||Supporting role|
|2011||A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner!||Tootie||TV movie, main role|
|2011||Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred||Bertha||TV movie, main role|
|2012||A Fairly Odd Christmas||Tootie||TV movie, main role|
|2012||Fred 3: Camp Fred||Bertha||TV movie, supporting role|
|2014||Rachel's Return||Danielle||Supporting role|
|2014||A Fairly Odd Summer||Tootie||TV movie, Main role|
|1997||Pacific Blue||Corey (Age 8)||Episode: "Avenging Angel"|
|2003||American Dreams||Joyce Fitzsimmons||3 episodes|
|2003||Still Standing||Bethany||Episode: "Still Negotiating"|
|2003–2004||8 Simple Rules||Missy Kleinfeld||4 episodes|
|2004||The Bernie Mac Show||Karen||Episode: "Go Bernie, It's Your Birthday"|
|2004–2005||Listen Up!||Megan Kleinman||Series Regular|
|2006–2007||Zoey 101||Rebecca Martin||Recurring role|
|2008||Miss Guided||Meredith Ritter||Episode: "The List"|
|2008||The Suite Life of Zack & Cody||Dana||Episode: "Benchwarmers"|
|2010||iCarly||Popular Girl||Episode: "iPsycho"|
|2010–2013||Victorious||Trina Vega||Series Regular; 49 Episodes|
|2013||LazyTown||Ally Brooks||Episode: "Robbie Rotabroach"|
|2011||iCarly||Trina Vega||Episode: "iParty with Victorious"|
|2011||Supah Ninjas||Clarissa||Episode: "Morningstar Academy"|
|2012||Fred: The Show||Bertha||Series Regular|
|2011–present||Winx Club||Mitzi||Recurring role|
|2012||Figure It Out||Herself||Recurring panelist|
|2013||Melissa & Joey||Ashley||Season 3 Episode 10: "Family Feud"|
|2011||"I Want You Back" (with the Victorious cast)||Victorious (soundtrack)||Backing vocals/additional vocals|
|"All I Want Is Everything" (with the Victorious cast)|
|"Leave It All To Shine" (with the Victorious cast and iCarly cast)|
|"Lookin' Like Magic" (with Drake Bell)||A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner!|
|2012||"Don't You (Forget About Me)" (with the Victorious cast)||Victorious 2.0||Backing vocals/additional vocals|
|"Shut Up 'N Dance" (with the Victorious cast)|
|"Five Fingaz to the Face" (with the Victorious cast)|
|"Wishful Thinking" (with Drake Bell)||A Fairly Odd Christmas|
- "Daniella Monet Zuvic, Born 03/01/1989 in Utah". CaliforniaBirthIndex.org. 1989-03-01. Retrieved 2013-10-31.
- "Daniella Monet Is A Veggie Lover," nick.com, 24 June 2011.
- "Daniella Monet," PETAKids.com, accessed 13 December 2012.
- "Nickelodeon patterns 'Victorious' with Victoria Justice after 'iCarly' to win young fans". New York Daily News. 2010-03-25.
- "Exclusive: Nickelodeon Orders Live-Action Movie Adaptation of The Fairly Oddparents". TVGuide.com.
- "BC Film Commission: Film List of March 2012". BC Film Commission. 2012-03-13. Retrieved 2012-03-18.
- "Nick to Transplant AwesomenessTV Clips from YouTube to Cable With July 1 Series Debut". Variety. June 22, 2013.