Hollywood star Jenna Ortega debuted in 2012, appearing with a small role in an episode of the CBS sitcom Rob. That same year, she also appeared in one episode of CSI: NY. She next made her big-screen debut with a small role in the movie Iron Man 3. At the same time, she played Annie in the supernatural horror film Insidious: Chapter 2.
She later played recurring character Zoe Leon in the comedy-drama series Rake, as well as starred in the straight-to-video film The Little Rascals Save the Day. Between 2014 and 2019, Ortega became widely known for her portrayal of the Young Jane in The CW’s Jane the Virgin. She simultaneously starred as Darcy in the sitcom Richie Rich, followed by a role in the film After Words.
From 2016 to 2018, the actress played the lead in the Disney Channel series Stuck in the Middle. She also ventured into voice acting, playing Princess Isabel in the animated series Elena of Avalor. She reprised her role in the TV movie Elena and the Secret of Avalor. She recently guest-starred in the TV show Bizaardvark, acted in the film Saving Flora, and had a voice role in the animated series Big City Greens. She recently starred as Ellie Alves in the second season of Netflix’s You.
At her young age, Jenna Ortega doesn’t worry about her diet plans — at least not yet. She’s at a point in her life where she just enjoys food and eats whatever she wants. She said she’s a total foodie because she loves watching shows on food networks for both eating and cooking. Wanting to learn how to prepare her own meals, she watches these shows intently. As for her food preferences, she likes spicy foods. She surely loves jalapeños on her pizza. She also considers herself a certified chocoholic.