Jenna Ortega: The Star of Netflix’s ‘Wednesday’
Netflix’s newest series ‘Wednesday,’ an Addams Family spin-off, is a delightful watch with just the right amount of spookiness and laughter. But it is Jenna Ortega’s performance as the titular character that takes the show to another level.
Who is Jenna Ortega?
Jenna Ortega is a 19-year-old actress who has been making a name for herself in Hollywood in recent years. She started her career in 2012 with a role in the TV show ‘Rob’ and has since then appeared in acclaimed titles such as ‘Jane the Virgin,’ ‘You,’ and ‘Elena of Avalor.’
Ortega’s Impressive Performance as Wednesday Addams
As Wednesday Addams, Jenna Ortega commands the screen with her confident and charismatic performance. She is captivating in every scene she appears in, showcasing her range as an actress with moments of vulnerability and moments of pure, unadulterated mischief. But it is her dance number in episode 6 that has become the talk of the town.
The Epic Dance Scene
In episode 6, Ortega choreographed an epic dance number for her character Wednesday, set to the tune of Britney Spears’ “Toxic.” It is a brilliant showcase of Ortega’s talents as an actress and a dancer and has left fans in awe of her skills. The scene perfectly captures the tone of the show – weird, wild, and utterly entertaining.
The Underrated Episode
According to Ortega, her favorite episode of ‘Wednesday’ is the season 1 episode that she feels is “kind of underrated.” While she did not reveal which episode it was, it just goes to show how passionate Ortega is about the show and how much she wants people to watch and appreciate it.
Why ‘Wednesday’ is a Must-Watch
‘Wednesday’ is not just another Addams Family spin-off. It is a fresh take on the beloved characters, with a new focus on Wednesday Addams and her coming-of-age story. With her impressive performance, Jenna Ortega has breathed new life into the iconic character, and the rest of the cast does an excellent job as well.
The show is also visually stunning, with its gothic-inspired settings and costumes. And let’s not forget the music – the soundtrack is a perfect blend of classic rock and modern pop, adding to the show’s overall charm.
Overall, ‘Wednesday’ is a must-watch for fans of the Addams Family and anyone looking for a show that is equal parts spooky and hilarious. And Jenna Ortega, with her outstanding performance, is a star on the rise.