Elizabeth Gillies wiki, Elizabeth Gillies Bio
Elizabeth Gillies wiki: is an American actress and singer. She began her career in commercials.
Her first television appearance was in The Black Donnellys (2007). From 2010 to 2013, she played Jade West in the Nickelodeon series Victorious. She had a main role in the FX comedy series Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2015–2016). Since 2017, Gillies has starred as Fallon Carrington in The CW’s series Dynasty, a reboot of the 1980s series of the same name.
Gillies made her Broadway debut at age 15 in the musical 13, playing the character of Lucy. She has also appeared in feature films, including the horror film Animal (2014) and the comedy film Vacation (2015).
Early life and career
Gillies was born in Haworth, New Jersey. She has one younger brother, born 1996. Gillies has stated that she is Irish and has an Italian grandmother and great-grandmother.
Gillies’ acting career began at age 12, when she started going to local open casting calls. She quickly began appearing in commercials for companies such as Virgin Mobile.
Her first television role was as a recurring character in The Black Donnellys. She has stated that she was not allowed to watch the finished show in its entirety because her parents felt it was not appropriate for her at the time. She appeared in three episodes.
In 2008, she played small roles in The Clique, Harold, and Locker 514. That year she was also cast as Lucy in a Goodspeed production of Jason Robert Brown’s new musical 13, alongside her future Victorious co-star, Ariana Grande. Later that year, 13 moved to Broadway, which made it the first Broadway production to have a cast and band entirely made up of teenagers.
Gillies remained with the production until its closure on January 4, 2009.
Four-time Grammy nominee Ariana Grande enlisted her Victorious co-star Elizabeth Gillies for the Mean Girls segment of her retro Thank U, Next music video, which dropped Friday.
Elizabeth Gillies for Thank U Next
The former castmates – both 25 – famously played Hollywood Arts High School students Jade West and Cat Valentine in the teen sitcom, which ran for four seasons between 2010-2013.
But this time, Ariana and Liz were grinding their hips while scantily clad in marabou-lined red velvet Mrs. Santa Claus costumes for a recreation of the Christmas pageant.