Italia Ricci

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Italia Ricci
Born Stephanie Italia Ricci
(1986-10-29) October 29, 1986 (age 29)
Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actress
Years active 2007–present
Partner(s) Robbie Amell (2008–present; engaged)

Stephanie Italia Ricci[1] (Italian pronunciation: [iˈtaːlja ˈrittʃi]; born October 29, 1986) is a Canadian actress best known for playing April Carver in the ABC Family series Chasing Life. She also co-starred as Maggie Winnock in the Cartoon Network live-action series Unnatural History and had a recurring role as Sasha in the Comedy Central series Secret Girlfriend.


Ricci made her major acting debut in 2007, in the American Pie direct-to-video film, Beta House.[2] She then went on to have a recurring role on the Disney XD series Aaron Stone. Ricci also appeared in the music video "Hate" by Plain White T's as the ex-girlfriend.

During 2009, she began appearing in American productions with minor roles in How I Met Your Mother, House and Greek. During that same year she had a recurring role in the Comedy Central series Secret Girlfriend as Sasha. In 2010, she co-starred in the Cartoon Network live-action series Unnatural History as Maggie Winnock. She also appeared in Clean & Clear commercial as herself. In 2011, she appeared in the short film Valediction.

In 2013, she appeared in a small role in Joseph Gordon-Levitt's directorial debut film Don Jon. Also in 2013, she was cast in the lead role of April Carver in the ABC Family series Chasing Life, the series premiered in 2014.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Ricci was born in Richmond Hill, Ontario and is of Italian descent. She graduated from Queen's University.[4] She has been dating Canadian actor Robbie Amell since July 2008.[5][6] The couple announced their engagement on August 19, 2014.[7]


Year Title Role Notes
2007 American Pie Presents: Beta House Laura Johnson Direct-to-video film
2008 Death of Indie Rock, TheThe Death of Indie Rock Diane
2012 Valediction Erica Short film
2013 Don Jon Gina
2013 Dean Slater: Resident Advisor Samantha Montaigne
2014 The Remaining Allison
2015 The Duff Cameo
Year Title Role Notes
2009 Aaron Stone Chase Ravenwood Recurring role, 5 episodes
2009 How I Met Your Mother Hot Woman #1 Episode: "The Front Porch"
2009 House Immigration Officer #2 Episode: "House Divided"
2009 Greek Delia Episode: "Social Studies"
2009 Secret Girlfriend Sasha Recurring role, 6 episodes
2010 True Jackson, VP Herself Episode: "Pajama Party"
2010 Unnatural History Maggie Winnock Series regular
2012 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Vanessa Drake Episode: "Pick and Roll"
2014–2015 Chasing Life April Carver Lead role
2015 Fatal Memories Sutton Roberts Lifetime television movie


  1. ^ We really need to see more of Italia Ricci… Posted by DC Scrap -
  2. ^ Italia Ricci: Her Lucky Break and Her New Show,
  3. ^ "Breaking News - ABC Family Starts Production on New Drama Series "Chasing Life"". August 14, 2013. Retrieved October 3, 2013. 
  4. ^ Foxy Fans - American Pie - Italia Ricci Posted on April 20, 2010
  5. ^ "Robbie Amell Height Weight Body Statistics". Retrieved May 22, 2014. 
  6. ^ Falls, Kayla (June 16, 2013). "Italia Ricci is Robbie Amell’s real life leading lady". Retrieved May 22, 2014. 
  7. ^ Wed, August 20, 2014 1:43pm EDT by Emily Longeretta (August 20, 2014). "Italia Ricci & Robbie Amell Engaged — After 6 Years Of Dating". Hollywood Life. Retrieved August 27, 2014. 

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