When she was still a kid, Isabela Moner already wants to become an actress. Now, she is making it happen. In just a few years in the industry, she has done more projects than expected. Continue reading to know more about Isabela.
|Full Name||Isabela Yolanda Moner|
|Birthplace||Cleveland, Ohio, United States|
|Birthdate||July 10, 2001|
|Height||5 feet 1 inch|
|Career / Profession||Actress, Singer|
|Notable Roles||100 Things to Do Before High School|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
At an early age, Isabela Moner has starred in several major movies. One of her notable roles were in the movies 100 Things to do Before High School and in Transformers: The Last Knight. She is not just an actress, but also a singer. At the age of 10, she had her Broadway Debut.
From her early childhood years up to her flourishing career, let us know more of her.
Early Childhood Years of Isabela Moner
Isabela was born as Isabela Yolanda Moner, on July 10, 2001, in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. She is the daughter of her loving parents, Partick Moner from Louisiana, and Katherine who is from Lima, Peru. Thus, making her an American nationality with a Peruvian ethnicity. For Isabela, she is more a Peruvian than American. She is the middle child of the family, and she has two brothers, Jared and Gyovanni.
Isabela struggled in learning and adapting English. She even shared an experience that her teachers taught she was slow enough to catch up with her classes as she does not know most of the English words. However, despite her difference with her classmates, she still excelled in her academics. She was able to juggle her career and school works. Thus, at the age of 15, Moner was accepted into college.
Isabela’s Career Path
At a young age, Isabela Moner already had the heart for performing arts. One of her movie inspiration was by Shirley Temple and Judy Garland. With that, at the age of six, she joined the local community theater.
Back in the years 2008 and 2009, Isabela participated in the following competitions of which she won first place in both competitions:
- Youngstown Superstar Competition
- Playhouse Square Rising Star
Isabela Moner’s career path will undoubtedly impress you. She had her Broadway debut Evita at the age of 10. It was produced by the West End production in 2006. She sang Spanish songs alongside with Ricky Martin who was cast as Che, Elena Roger as Eva, Rachel Potter as the Mistress, and Michael Cerveris as Peron. There was also a child actress with her, Maya Jade Frank. Their Evita play received three Tony nominations.
By 2013, she received an invitation and accepted the offer to cast as Wendy in the production of Fly in Dallas. Isabela had more Broadway show offers, she took part in Billy Elliot, Les Miserables, and Peter Pan.
Isabela Moner’s Acting Career
Aside from singing, Isabela is also good at acting. It was in 2012 when she had her first movie television debut entitled, The Next Big Thing: NY”. Shortly after, she had her debut film, she played young Nadia in the movie The House That Jack Built.
Some of the major movies she cast were:
- Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life
- Transformers: The Last Knight
- Sicario: Day of the Soldado
- Instant Family
- Dora and the Lost City of Gold
She was the lead character of her recent film, Dora and the Lost City of Gold. It was a live adaptation of the animated series of Dora the Explorer.
Moreover, Isabela Moner has an upcoming film, Let It Snow, a film adaptation of John Green’s novel. She will be playing a role with Jacob Batalon, Joan Cusack, and Keirnan Shipka.
Aside from starring in major films, she had television roles which made her fans acknowledged her more.
- Growing Up Fisher
- 100 Things to Do Before High School
- Splitting Adam
- Legends of the Hidden Temple
She had the lead role as CJ Martin in the television movie, 100 Things to Do Before High School, a Nickelodeon project.
Other than her performing arts, she also had voice roles for the movies The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature and Kingdom Hearts x Back Cover. Isabela was also the main voice role of Kate in the Dora and Friends: Into the City!
Her Dating Life
Isabel is not ready for any serious commitments, more so a marital relationship, as she is still 18 years old.
Back in April 2016, Moner and Jace Norman publicly announced that they were in a romantic relationship. Jace Norman was her co-star in Nickelodeon. Well, even they have uploaded posts full of affection, they broke up after a few months.
By 2017, there were allegations all over the Internet that Isabela Moner and Dylan Summerall are dating. However, it was proven a rumor when Summerall started dating Brec Bassinger.
Now, Isabela is not dating anyone. She is giving more of her time to her career.
Body Measurements of Isabela Moner
Isabela is still at the stage where her body measurements will still change. But now, she stands 5 feet 1 inch and weighs 48 kilograms. She has a good body figure with vital statistics of 36-27-35 inches. She is absolutely stunning with her dark brown hair and light brown eyes.
Isabela Moner’s Net Worth
She has been active in the industry for almost a decade. Thus, we expect she is already earning a decent amount from her career. As of 2019, sources estimate her net worth around $1 million. She lives a luxurious life.
Interesting Facts about Isabela Moner
Isabela is descent from a Peruvian mother and an American father.
She claims that her first language is Spanish. Isabela had a hard time learning English. In her interview for Latina Magazine, she shared her experience when she was still in preschool. Her teachers thought she was slow because she cannot understand a lot of the words. It was difficult for her to catch up with the other kids.
Another funny story about her difficulty in adapting English was when she was at Taco Bell. She went to order a burrito, and burrito means little donkey in Spanish, she told the lady that she wanted a little donkey.
You can recognize her face in some major movies.
Some of the major films she cast were Instant Family, Transformers: The Last Knight, Sicario: Day of the Soldado, and the recent one, Dora and the Lost City of Gold. She also was a voice actress in the movie The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature.
At the age of 10, Isabela had her Broadway debut.
Amazing, isn’t she? She had a part in the Broadway production of the musical Evita. She sang Spanish songs with Ricky Martin.
Isabela Moner was accepted for College at the age of 15.
While Isabela’s career is flourishing, she is also quite impressive in maintaining her grades which led her to College at such an early age.
She has several Nickelodeon projects.
Isabela was the lead actress in the Nickelodeon show 100 Things to Do Before High School. The show aired from 2014 to 2016. Moreover, she cast roles in some original movies of Nickelodeon, such as Splitting Adam and Legends of the Hidden Temple.
Furthermore, Isabela Moner voiced the character Kate in the movie spinoff Dora and Friends: Into the City.
Other than being an actress, Isabela is a singer.
Back in 2015, she composed her original song dedicated to the movie she starred, the Instant Family. Moreover, she has a music album entitled Stopping Time through Broadway Records.
She is one of the casts of the upcoming movie, Let It Snow.
Isabela is one of the cast for the movie adaptation of John Green’s novel, Let It Snow. She is playing along Kiernan Shipka, Jacob Batalon, and Joan Cusack.
People May Ask About Isabela Moner
Is Isabela Moner a Spanish?
Yes, Isabela is fluent in speaking Spanish. When she was still a child, Spanish was the first language she learned. It is because of her mixed heritage. Her mother is from Peru, while her father is from Louisiana.
Is Isabela Moner married?
Definitely, not! She is still 18 years old. She is too young to commit to a marriage.
Did Isabela Moner and Jace Norman date?
Yes, but after seven months of publicly dating, they finally come into terms to end their relationship. More so, it is okay to keep their relationship as friends. They were still too young at that time.
Why did Isabela Moner and Jace Norman break up?
Isabela Moner and Jace Norman were head over heels with each other. They were publicly dating that they did not hesitate to display their affection for each other. The reason behind their breakup was lack of communication. Well, puppy love.
Who is the actress that plays Dora?
It was Isabela Moner has been cast as Dora in the newly released movie, ‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold.’ The movie is a live-action based on the animated series from Nickelodeon.