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Daniella Monet Zuvic[1] (born March 1, 1989) is an American actress and singer, who is best known for portraying Trina Vega on Victorious, Rebecca Martin on Zoey 101, and Bertha throughout the Fred series. She was the host of AwesomenessTV from 2013 to 2015, and is currently the host of Paradise Run from 2017.

Daniella Monet
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Monet in 2019
Daniella Monet Zuvic

(1989-03-01) March 1, 1989 (age 30)
ResidenceLos Angeles, California
OccupationActress, singer, television personality
Years active1997–present
Known forVictorious
Zoey 101
Partner(s)Andrew Gardner (2010-present)



In 2010, she had a recurring role on the NBC drama series American Dreams. Monet landed a recurring role on the ABC sitcom 8 Simple Rules as Missy Keinfield, Rory's love interest in the second season. She has a sister, Sissy (Elena Lyons), who likes C.J.. She was eventually cast as Megan Kleinman in the CBS short-lived sitcom Listen Up! where she starred alongside Jason Alexander. She also guest-starred on Zoey 101 appearing in three episodes from 2006 to 2007. She also appeared in the 2010 film Simon Says and in the 2007 films Nancy Drew and Taking Five.

From 2010 to 2013, Monet starred in the Nickelodeon comedy series Victorious as Trina Vega, the Elder sister of Tori Vega and a fellow student of Hollywood Arts but has no talent and is described as "weird", "annoying" and "sorta cute".[2]

She also replaced Jennette McCurdy as the character Bertha in Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred, Fred 3: Camp Fred and Fred: The Show. Based on The Fairly OddParents cartoon series, she starred as Tootie opposite Drake Bell's Timmy Turner in 2011's A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner!,[3] and reprised her role in 2012's A Fairly Odd Christmas,[4] and 2014's A Fairly Odd Summer.

Monet hosted a Nickelodeon sketch comedy reality series called AwesomenessTV that premiered July 1, 2013, but the show was cancelled after 2 seasons in 2015. It is transplanted from YouTube clips adding new material. Segments included character sketches, celebrity satires, and parody music videos.[5] She also hosts the Nickelodeon game show Paradise Run.[6]

Personal lifeEdit

She was born Daniella Monet Zuvic in West Hills, California. Her father's family is from Chile, and has Croatian and Chilean ancestry. Her mother has Italian ancestry.

Monet is a vegan and supports animal welfare causes. She posed for a PETA campaign that encourages students to refuse to dissect animals in the classroom.[7] Monet also supported Ariana Grande's word to people to stop supporting SeaWorld after Grande saw Blackfish.[8] As part of PETA, Daniella Monet did an ad for them where she portrayed a mermaid when it came to telling people about humans consumption of fish.[9][10] She became a vegetarian at age five and vegan since the age of 13.[11]

In December 2017, Monet became engaged to Andrew Gardner after seven years of dating.[12] On April 3, 2019, the couple announced that they were expecting their first child.[13]


Year Title Role Notes
2007 Nancy Drew Inga Veinshtein Supporting role
Taking Five Gabby Davis Main role
Taking The Band: Making Taking 5 Herself Documentary
Taking 5: On Set
2010 Follow Your Heart Young Angie Supporting role
Simon Says Sarah
Here's the Kicker Lacey Matthews
2011 A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner! Tootie Television movie
Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred Bertha
2012 Fred 3: Camp Fred
A Fairly Odd Christmas Tootie
2014 A Fairly Odd Summer
Rachel's Return Danielle Supporting role
2015 When Duty Calls Ellie Skopic Television movie
2017 Nickelodeon Sizzling Summer Camp Special Big Hand
Year Title Role Notes
1997 Pacific Blue Young Corey Episode: "Avenging Angel"
2003 American Dreams Joyce Fitzsimmons 3 episodes
Still Standing Bethany Episode: "Still Negotiating"
2003–04 8 Simple Rules Missy Kleinfeld 4 episodes
2004 The Bernie Mac Show Karen Episode: "Go Bernie, It's Your Birthday"
2004–05 Listen Up! Megan Kleinman Main role; 22 episodes
2006–07 Zoey 101 Rebecca Martin Recurring role; 3 episodes
2008 Miss Guided Meredith Ritter Episode: "The List"
The Suite Life of Zack & Cody Dana Episode: "Benchwarmers"
2010, 2011 iCarly Popular Girl
Trina Vega
Episode: "iPsycho"
Crossover: "iParty with Victorious"
2010–13 Victorious Trina Vega Main role; 48 episodes
2011 Supah Ninjas Clarissa Episode: "Morningstar Academy"
2011–15 Winx Club Mitzi Recurring role
2012 Fred: The Show Bertha Series regular; 6 episodes
Figure It Out Herself Recurring panelist
2013–15 AwesomenessTV Host
2013 Melissa & Joey Ashley Season 3; Episode 10: "Family Feud"
2014 Turbo FAST Princess Voice role
See Dad Run Tracy McFee 2 episodes: "See Dad Watch Janie Run Away" and "See Dad Fire Original Katie... Again"
2015 Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn Herself Season 2; Episode 11: "Go Hollywood"
2016–17 Baby Daddy Sam Saffe Recurring role (season 5); Guest (season 6)
2016–18 Paradise Run Host Nickelodeon Original Game Show
2017 Crossy Road: The Series Cat Possible Season 3; Episode 11: "Evil Cat"
2019 Cousins for Life Denise 2 episodes: "Cousins Day" and "Blending a Hand"
Music Videos
Year Title Artist
2018 "Thank U, Next" Ariana Grande


Year Song Album Notes
2011 "Lookin' Like Magic" (with Drake Bell) N/A
"I Want You Back" (with the Victorious cast) Victorious: Music from the Hit TV Show Backing vocals/additional vocals
"All I Want Is Everything" (with the Victorious cast)
"Leave It All To Shine" (with the cast of Victorious and iCarly)
2012 "Don't You (Forget About Me)" (with the Victorious cast) Victorious 2.0: More Music from the Hit TV Show
"Shut Up 'N Dance" (with the Victorious cast)
"Five Fingaz to the Face" (with the Victorious cast)
"Wishful Thinking" (with Drake Bell) N/A


  1. ^ "Daniella Monet, Born 03/01/1989 in Utah". March 1, 1989. Retrieved October 31, 2013.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ Hinckley, David (March 25, 2010). "Nickelodeon patterns 'Victorious' with Victoria Justice after 'iCarly' to win young fans". New York Daily News. Archived from the original on February 21, 2017. Retrieved April 8, 2017.
  3. ^ Bryant, Adam (July 23, 2010). "Exclusive: Nickelodeon Orders Live-Action Movie Adaptation of The Fairly Oddparents". TV Guide. Retrieved November 8, 2016.
  4. ^ "BC Film Commission: Film List of March 2012" (PDF). BC Film Commission. March 13, 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 1, 2013. Retrieved March 18, 2012.
  5. ^ Spangler, Todd (June 22, 2013). "Nick to Transplant AwesomenessTV Clips from YouTube to Cable With July 1 Series Debut". Variety.
  6. ^ "Nickelodeon Premieres New Competition Series PARADISE RUN Today". February 1, 2016. Retrieved February 2, 2016.
  7. ^ "Daniella Monet Archived January 1, 2013, at the Wayback Machine,", accessed December 13, 2012.
  8. ^ Kretzer, Michelle (November 8, 2013). "Ariana Grande Goes Vegan—and That's Not All". PETA. Retrieved May 7, 2016.
  9. ^ "Vegan Daniella Monet is a Mermaid for PETA". October 29, 2012. Retrieved May 7, 2016.
  10. ^ Daniella Monet: Go Vegan!. April 12, 2013. Retrieved May 7, 2016 – via YouTube.
  11. ^ Von Alt, Sarah (October 5, 2017). "10 Badass Hispanic Veg*ns Who Are Changing the World for Animals". ChooseVeg. Retrieved November 30, 2018.
  12. ^ "Yay: 'Victorious' Star Daniella Monet Is Engaged to Her Boyfriend Andrew Gardner". J-14. December 25, 2017. Retrieved December 26, 2017.
  13. ^ "Nickelodeon's Daniella Monet Is Pregnant! Why She's Secretly Hoping for a Boy". People. April 3, 2019. Retrieved April 3, 2019.

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