Jenna Ortega is now one of Hollywood’s hottest young stars. Just 20 years old, she has already been nominated for a Golden Globe and won the MTV Movies & TV Awards and the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards. However, his beginnings were not so easy, as he noticed that he had to take some initiatives to some extent from the complicated characters like Merlin Addams.
March 12, 2023 2:11 am
Merlina is a Netflix series starring Jenna Ortega (Merlina) and Catherine Zeta-Jones (Morticia Addams) that has broken several records and is emerging as one of the biggest successes of the most famous streaming platform in the world.
Entirely written in Romania, in Eastern Europe and directed by Tim Burton, the genius behind movies like Batman Returns, Batman Eternal or Edward Scissorhands, Merlina became a world phenomenon and catapulted the girl to world stardom. 20-year-old Jenna Ortega. who fought from the age of six against the wishes of his parents, who did not want a life in front of the cameras.
It is Merlina that represents the first characters from the enigmatic and extravagant Addams Family, and brought to the familiar aspects of the character of Merlin, who was always a little in the background in the original series. premiered on television in 1964, and in the film saga of the 90s, where Morticia’s daughter was played by the now famous actress Christina Ricci.
Perhaps what draws Merlina’s attention the most is that she discovers that the girl, 16 years old in the series and with strong character traits, is actually a powerful witch, like her mother, the vampire Morticia. Another interesting aspect of Merlin’s character, which is fully revealed in the Netflix series, is a passionate, disciplined teenager, a dedicated writer of horror stories, as well as a strong and talented detective who is capable of solving the most difficult crimes. of the world
Jenna Ortega is going through several projects that are overwhelming her fans today
And to be noticed by agents and other talent scouts in an acting market as competitive as Los Angeles, Jenna Ortega had some acting jobs that are overwhelming today’s most loyal fans.
One of them is a brief appearance in the commercial of the multinational food company Burger King, where Jenna Ortega was only 11 years old, and is the only actress who has an audible line of dialogue. In the commercial we see Jenna Ortega dressed in a pink lace dress and her hair loose with a lilac ribbon, an innocent image and far from Merlin, who always wears black, she wears discreet lipstick, not striking and definitely. Not as close to Morticia Addams as the girl in the commercial.