Jenna Ortega Latest News, Photos, and Videos

Jenna Ortega Recalls 'Wednesday' Director Tim Burton Making Sure Her Hair Was Just Right Before Filming

Jenna Ortega Recalls 'Wednesday' Director Tim Burton Making Sure Her Hair Was Just Right Before Filming

Jenna Ortega is opening up about director Tim Burton and his attention to detail!

The 20-year-old actress and the legendary director of course worked together on the new Netflix series Wednesday, which is out now.

In a recent interview with her friend Olivia Rodrigo, Jenna dished on working with the director and shared a story of how he made sure her hair was just right before filming.

Check out what she said inside… More Here! »

Is Jenna Ortega Related to 'Descendants' Director Kenny Ortega? See What She Said!

Is Jenna Ortega Related to 'Descendants' Director Kenny Ortega? See What She Said!

Jenna Ortega is opening up about whether she’s related to Kenny Ortega or not.

The 20-year-old actress and the director/choreographer not only have the same last name, but they’ve also worked with Disney Channel on multiple projects.

During a recent “Web’s Most Searched Questions” interview with Wired, one question people want to know is if she is Kenny‘s daughter and you have to see her response!

Check out what said inside… More Here! »

Jenna Ortega Shares Similarities Between Her & Wednesday Addams

Jenna Ortega Shares Similarities Between Her & Wednesday Addams

Jenna Ortega steps out wearing a suit for an appearance on the Today Show on Monday morning (November 21) in New York City.

The 20-year-old actress kicked off her week by promoting her upcoming Netflix series Wednesday.

While on the show, Jenna dished on keeping a straight face while filming, working with Catherine Zeta-Jones and more.

That same day, she also promoted her series, which premieres THIS Wednesday (November 23), on Good Morning America, where she opened up about the similarities she shares with her character.

See what she said inside… More Here! »

jenna ortega talks similarities she has with wednesday addams 01
jenna ortega talks similarities she has with wednesday addams 02
jenna ortega talks similarities she has with wednesday addams 03
jenna ortega talks similarities she has with wednesday addams 04
jenna ortega talks similarities she has with wednesday addams 05

Jenna Ortega & Her Addams Family Reunite at 'Wednesday' Premiere (Photos)

Jenna Ortega & Her Addams Family Reunite at 'Wednesday' Premiere (Photos)

“They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky, they’re all together ooky… they’re the Addams Family!” (*snap, snap*)

The stars of the upcoming Wednesday series – Jenna Ortega, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Luis Guzman and Isaac Ordonez – get an Addams Family photo at the show’s premiere held at Hollywood Legion Theater on Wednesday (November 17) in Los Angeles.

Also stepping out were many of their co-stars, including the main cast of Gwendoline Christie, Jamie McShane, Percy Hynes White, Hunter Doohan, Emma Myers, Joy Sunday, Naomi J Ogawa, Moosa Mostafa, Georgie Farmer, Riki Lindhome and of course, Christina Ricci.

Click inside to see more… More Here! »

jenna ortega joins addams family at wednesday premiere 01
jenna ortega joins addams family at wednesday premiere 02
jenna ortega joins addams family at wednesday premiere 03
jenna ortega joins addams family at wednesday premiere 04
jenna ortega joins addams family at wednesday premiere 05

Jenna Ortega Says Disney Prom Was 'Really Awkward'

Jenna Ortega Says Disney Prom Was 'Really Awkward'

Jenna Ortega opens up about her time on Disney Channel and going to “Disney Prom“!

The 20-year-old actress, who of course starred in Stuck in the Middle on the network, was on Jimmy Kimmel Live to promote her new series Wednesday.

While making her first late night talk show appearance, she talked about growing up on set and transitioning to home-school after landing on the Disney show.

When Jimmy asked if she went to prom, she told him that Disney held their own prom for their actors.

Click inside to read more… More Here! »

Jenna Ortega Honored With Rising Star Award, Presented by 'Wednesday' TV Dad Luis Guzmán

Jenna Ortega Honored With Rising Star Award, Presented by 'Wednesday' TV Dad Luis Guzmán

Jenna Ortega reunites with Luis Guzmán backstage at the Critics Choice Association’s Celebration of Latino Cinema and Television held at Fairmont Century Plaza on Sunday (November 13) in Century City, Calif.

The 20-year-old actress received the Rising Star Award for Television presented by IMDbPro, which her Wednesday TV dad presented to her.

“It’s really such an honor and I feel so fortunate. I’m very, very lucky. Thank you to Critics’ Choice Awards and all of you guys,” she said in her speech. “I really hope that with my work I’m able to inspire other young Latinas, or Latinos even, and make sure to encourage them to pursue the arts and show them that there’s room for us, all of us. It doesn’t have to be a select few.”

Also receiving awards that night were With Love‘s Gloria Calderon Kellett with the Producer Award for Television and Brandon Perea with Rising Star Award for Film presented by IMDbPro.

The Flash‘s Sasha Calle, Saved by the Bell‘s Alycia Pascual-Pena, Blindspotting‘s Jaylen Barron, Look Both WaysDanny Ramirez and With Love‘s Constance Marie were also in attendance at the event.

FYI: Jenna is wearing Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello. Jaylen is wearing a Raisa Vanessa dress, an Armature necklace and House of Emmanuelle earrings.

Click through the gallery to see 30+ photos from the Critics Choice Association’s Celebration of Latino Cinema and Television…

jenna ortega receives rising star award presented by tb dad luis guzman 01
jenna ortega receives rising star award presented by tb dad luis guzman 02
jenna ortega receives rising star award presented by tb dad luis guzman 03
jenna ortega receives rising star award presented by tb dad luis guzman 04
jenna ortega receives rising star award presented by tb dad luis guzman 05

Christina Ricci On Jenna Ortega In 'Wednesday': People Will 'Freak Out'

Christina Ricci On Jenna Ortega In 'Wednesday': People Will 'Freak Out'

Christina Ricci is dishing on Jenna Ortega as Wednesday Addams!

If you didn’t know, the 42-year-old actress also portrayed the character in the 1991 film The Addams Family and it’s 1993 sequel Addams Family Values.

Christina will also be appearing in the upcoming Netflix series Wednesday, where she will portray Marilyn Thornhill, who is presumably a teacher at Nevermore Academy.

In a new interview, Christina gushed over Jenna‘s portrayal of Wednesday Addams.

See what she said… More Here! »