Maddison Jaizani

Maddison Jaizani is a British-Iranian[1] actress and model. She is known for portraying Sophie de Clermont on the Canal+ television series Versailles, Odessa in the AMC series Into the Badlands, and Bess Marvin in the CW series Nancy Drew.

Maddison Jaizani
NationalityBritish-Iranian
OccupationActress, model
Years active2014–present

Early lifeEdit

Jaizani is British-Iranian.[1] She lived in Manchester and graduated with a national extended diploma in performing arts from Bury College.[citation needed]

CareerEdit

Jaizani's television debut was portraying teenage Leila in the 2014 episode "State of Emergency" of Tyrant.[2] Jaizani starred as Sophie in the television series Versailles from 2015 to 2018,[3][4][5] and played Odessa in the AMC series Into the Badlands in 2017.[2][6][7] In March 2019, Jaizani was cast as Bess in The CW mystery series Nancy Drew.[2]

FilmographyEdit

Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2014 Tyrant Teenage Leila Episode: "State of Emergency"
2015–2018 Versailles Sophie de Clermont Main role
2017–2019 Into the Badlands Odessa Recurring role (seasons 2–3)
2019–present Nancy Drew Bess Marvin Main role

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b The CW Press. "Bess Marvin on Nancy Drew". CWTVPR.com. The CW. Archived from the original on August 19, 2019. Retrieved August 19, 2019.
  2. ^ a b c Petski, Denise (March 7, 2019). "The CW's Nancy Drew Pilot Casts Maddison Jaizani & Alex Saxon". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  3. ^ Gove, Ed (21 April 2017). "Who's who in Versailles? A guide to the French court". Royal Television Society. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
  4. ^ Deen, Sarah (11 August 2016). "This is what the stars of BBC's Versailles look like when they're not in costume". Metro. Retrieved 19 December 2017.
  5. ^ Rees, Jasper (8 June 2016). "Versailles: episode 2 persists with its delusions of grandeur". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 19 December 2017.
  6. ^ Lane, Carly (24 April 2017). "Into the Badlands finally reunites old friends—at a cost". Syfy. Retrieved 20 December 2017 – via syfy.com.
  7. ^ Liszewski, Bridget (20 April 2017). "Into the Badlands Exclusive: Tilda and Odessa Discuss The Widow". TheTVJunkies.com. Retrieved 20 December 2017.

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