Victoria Pedretti

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Victoria Pedretti
Victoria Pedretti.jpg
Pedretti in 2020
Born (1995-03-23) March 23, 1995 (age 25)
EducationCarnegie Mellon University (BFA)
OccupationActress
Years active2014–present

Victoria Pedretti (born March 23, 1995)[1] is an American actress, who is best known for her roles as the adult Eleanor "Nell" Crain Vance in the Netflix horror series The Haunting of Hill House (2018), Danielle "Dani" Clayton in the follow-up The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020),[2] and Love Quinn in the Netflix thriller series You.[3]

Life and career[edit]

Pedretti was born in Pennsylvania. She attended Pennsbury High School in Fairless Hills[4] and the Carnegie Mellon School of Drama in Pittsburgh, where she earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in acting in 2017.[5][6]

Pedretti began film acting in 2014, appearing in two independent short films. In 2018, she portrayed Eleanor "Nell" Crain Vance in the Netflix horror series The Haunting of Hill House.[2] Her performance was praised by critics, earning her Saturn Award and MTV Award nominations.[7] In 2019, Pedretti appeared as Leslie Van Houten, better known as Lulu, in Quentin Tarantino's comedy-drama film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.[8] The film was a commercial success.[9]

Also in 2019, Pedretti portrayed Love Quinn on the second season of the Netflix thriller series You,[3][6][10] which was released on December 26, 2019.[11] Pedretti will reprise her role for the third season,[12] scheduled for release in 2021.[13][14] In 2020, Pedretti guest-starred in the anthology series Amazing Stories as Evelyn Porter,[15] and in the same year starred as Katherine in the biographical-drama film Shirley, which received positive reviews from critics.[16][17]

Pedretti portrayed Danielle "Dani" Clayton on the Netflix series The Haunting of Bly Manor, a follow-up series to The Haunting of Hill House.[18][19][20]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2014 Sole[21] Girl Short film
Uncovering Eden[22] Edie Short film
2019 Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Leslie "Lulu" Van Houten
2020 Shirley Katherine

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2018 The Haunting of Hill House Eleanor "Nell" Crain Vance (adult) Main role
2019-present You Love Quinn Main role
2020 Amazing Stories Evelyn Porter Episode: "The Cellar"[15]
The Haunting of Bly Manor Danielle "Dani" Clayton Main role

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result
2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards Most Frightened Performance The Haunting of Hill House Nominated
Saturn Awards Best Supporting Actress in Streaming Presentation Nominated
Online Film & Television Association Best Ensemble in a Motion Picture or Limited Series Nominated[23]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wahi, Sukriti (December 27, 2019). "Who Is Victoria Pedretti? Everything You Need To Know About The New Star Of 'YOU' Season Two". MSN Entertainment. Retrieved May 9, 2020.
  2. ^ a b N'Duka, Amanda (September 14, 2017). "The Haunting Of Hill House: Lulu Wilson & Victoria Pedretti Cast In Netflix Series Re-Imagining". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on July 10, 2018. Retrieved October 22, 2018.
  3. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (January 30, 2019). "You: Victoria Pedretti Cast As the Female Lead In Series' Second Season On Netflix". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on January 30, 2019. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  4. ^ McHugh, Kevin J. (January 2013). "Superintendent's Report, Pennsbury School District" (PDF). pennsburysd.org. Archived (PDF) from the original on October 23, 2018. Retrieved October 23, 2018.
  5. ^ "Victoria Pedretti". Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama. October 22, 2018. Archived from the original on October 23, 2018. Retrieved October 23, 2018.
  6. ^ a b Beckert, Michael (November 22, 2019). "New Faces: Victoria Pedretti, Object of Obsession on You". W Magazine. Archived from the original on November 23, 2019. Retrieved November 24, 2019.
  7. ^ Sarrubba, Stefania (October 12, 2020). "Netflix Praises Victoria Pedretti's Performance In 'The Haunting Of Bly Manor'". The Things. Retrieved October 22, 2020.
  8. ^ Gonzalez, Umberto (August 28, 2018). "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Adds Rumer Willis, Margaret Qualley and Damon Herriman". TheWrap. Archived from the original on August 29, 2018. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  9. ^ Mendelson, Scott. "Box Office: 'Hollywood' Tops 'Basterds' As 'Lion King' Nears 'Dark Knight' And 'Hobbs & Shaw' Nears 'John Wick 3'". Forbes. Retrieved June 18, 2020.
  10. ^ Chambers, Hannah (December 3, 2019). "Victoria Pedretti Is About to Make 'You' Way Cooler". Cosmpolitan. Archived from the original on December 4, 2019. Retrieved December 3, 2019.
  11. ^ Carr, Flora (November 11, 2019). "When is You series two released on Netflix?". Radio Times. Archived from the original on November 11, 2019. Retrieved November 11, 2019.
  12. ^ Otterson, Joe (January 14, 2020). "'You' Renewed for Season 3 at Netflix". Variety. Archived from the original on January 14, 2020. Retrieved January 14, 2020.
  13. ^ Swift, Andy (January 14, 2020). "YOU Renewed for Season 3 — Find Out Which Characters Are Returning in 2021". TVLine. Archived from the original on January 14, 2020. Retrieved January 14, 2020.
  14. ^ Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (January 14, 2020). "'You' Renewed For Season 3 By Netflix". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on January 14, 2020. Retrieved January 14, 2020.
  15. ^ a b "'Amazing Stories': Apple Unveils First Look Photo & Premiere Date For Steven Spielberg's Anthology Series – TCA". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved January 19, 2020.
  16. ^ "Movie Review – Shirley (2020)". Flickering Myth. June 6, 2020. Retrieved June 18, 2020.
  17. ^ Shirley (2020), retrieved June 18, 2020
  18. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (June 28, 2019). "Victoria Pedretti To Headline 'The Haunting of Bly Manor' Netflix Series". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on June 29, 2019. Retrieved June 29, 2019.
  19. ^ Swift, Andy (June 28, 2019). "Hill House's Victoria Pedretti Returning for Netflix's The Haunting of Bly Manor". TVLine. Archived from the original on June 29, 2019. Retrieved June 29, 2019.
  20. ^ Haring, Bruce (August 31, 2020). "Netflix's 'The Haunting Of Bly Manor' Sets Launch Date, Offers First Teaser". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 8, 2020.
  21. ^ Zucker, Ariel, Sole (Short, Drama), Victoria Pedretti, retrieved October 17, 2020
  22. ^ "Uncovering Eden (2014)". shortfil.ms. Retrieved October 17, 2020.
  23. ^ "23rd Annual TV Awards (2018-19)". Online Film & Television Association. Retrieved October 20, 2020.

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