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Ariela Barer is an American actress known for playing the role of Gert Yorkes in the Hulu original series Marvel's Runaways.

Ariela Barer
Ariela Barer by Gage Skidmore (cropped).jpg
Barer in March 2018
ResidenceLos Angeles, California
Occupation
  • Actress
  • singer
Years active2007–present
RelativesLibe Barer (sister)

CareerEdit

Ariela Barer started acting at the age of three and started professionally at nine. She has since starred in a variety of projects and performs as part of an indie rock band called The Love-Inns.[1] She was cast as Gert Yorkes on Marvel's Runaways, which aired its first season on Hulu, as part of its original programming, from November 21, 2017 to January 9, 2018.[2] She also portrayed Carmen on One Day at a Time.

BackgroundEdit

Barer is both Jewish and Mexican.[3] Her sister is actress Libe Barer. In November 2016, Barer came out as gay with a status update on Twitter.[4][5]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2009 An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong Sonali Matthews Direct-to-video
2009 Stellina Blue Kamand
2011 All Kids Count Maria
2017 A Place I'd Like To Be Short film
2018 Ladyworld Olivia

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2007 Yo Gabba Gabba! Super Martian Robot Girl (voice) Recurring
2008 ER Jasmine Escalante Episode: "Life After Death"
2008 90210 Rana Shirazi Episode: "Games People Play"
2009 Valentine Young Wendy Episode: "She's Gone"
2009 Weeds Scout Episode: "Perro Insano"
2011 Keenan's Crush Samantha 4 episodes
2012 New Girl Young Cece 2 episodes
2013 King John Sofie TV film
2014 Modern Family Sophie Episode: "And One to Grow On"
2014 I Didn't Do It Megan Episode: "Ball or Nothing"
2014 Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street Esther Pendragon Episode: "Ranger and the Legend of Pendragon's Gavel"
2015 Liv and Maddie Shayna Episode: "Muffler-A-Rooney"
2015 The Thundermans Kylie Episode: "Exit Stage Theft"
2016 K.C. Undercover Alexis McCreery Episode: "Undercover Mother"
2017 One Day at a Time Carmen 4 episodes
2017–2018 Atypical Bailey Bennett 7 episodes
2017–present Marvel's Runaways Gertrude "Gert" Yorkes Main cast

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The Love-Inns". Bandcamp. Retrieved July 28, 2017.
  2. ^ Strom, Marc (February 2, 2017). "'Marvel's Runaways' Finds Its Cast". Marvel.com. Archived from the original on February 3, 2017. Retrieved February 2, 2017.
  3. ^ "'One Day at a Time's Goth Carmen Is Now a Superhero on Marvel's 'Runaways'".
  4. ^ Mey (December 24, 2017). "Ariela Barer is Gay: "One Day at a Time" and "Runaways" Star Comes Out on Twitter, Happy Holigays Everybody". Autostraddle. Retrieved May 8, 2018.
  5. ^ "Ariela Barer on Twitter". Twitter. Retrieved February 7, 2019.

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