Natalia Danielle Dyer (born January 13, 1995)[a] is an American actress. She is known for her starring role as Nancy Wheeler in the Netflix science fiction horror series Stranger Things (2016–present).
Dyer at the 2017 San Diego Comic-Con
Natalia Danielle Dyer
January 13, 1995[a]
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
Early life and educationEdit
Dyer's first screen role was as Clarissa Granger in Hannah Montana: The Movie in 2009. In 2011, she appeared in The Greening of Whitney Brown. Dyer then starred in the indie film I Believe in Unicorns, which premiered in 2014 at SXSW.
|2009||Hannah Montana: The Movie||Clarissa Granger|
|2010||Too Sunny for Santa||Janie||Short film|
|2011||The Greening of Whitney Brown||Lily|
|2012||Blue Like Jazz||Grace|
|2013||Don't Let Me Go||Banshee|
|2014||I Believe in Unicorns||Davina|
|The City at Night||Adeline||Short film|
|2015||Till Dark||Lucy||Short film|
|2016||Long Nights Short Mornings||Marie|
|2017||Yes, God, Yes||Alice||Short film|
|After Her||Hailey||Short film|
|Yes, God, Yes||Alice|
|The Nearest Human Being||Monique|
|TBA||Things Heard and Seen||Post-production|
|2016–present||Stranger Things||Nancy Wheeler||Main role|
|2020||Acting for a Cause||Jane Eyre||Episode: "Jane Eyre"|
|2018||"Wild Love"||James Bay|||
Awards and nominationsEdit
|2017||Screen Actors Guild Awards||Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series||Stranger Things||Won|||
|Young Artist Awards||Best Performance in a Digital TV Series or Film — Teen Actress||Stranger Things||Nominated|
|2018||Screen Actors Guild Awards||Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series||Stranger Things||Nominated|||
- Some sources give her birth year as 1997, but this is contradicted by the balance of evidence.
- "Births". The Tennessean. February 4, 1995. p. 4D. Retrieved 16 July 2019 – via Newspapers.com.
Allen Miles and Karen Lea have named their daughter, born Jan. 13 at Vanderbilt Hospital, Natalia Danielle Dyer.
- Donnell, Evans (March 9, 2004). "Review: Circle Players 'Mockingbird' revival promising, but suffers from pacing". The Tennessean – via Newspapers.com.
- Paulson, Dave (September 6, 2016). "Before 'Stranger Things,' actress Natalia Dyer got her start at Nashville's TPAC". Tennessean.
- Flynn, Caitlin (July 20, 2016). "Who's Nancy On 'Stranger Things'? Natalia Dyer's Performance Is One Of The Show's Best". www.bustle.com.
- Bobic, Chrissy. "Who Plays Nancy Wheeler On 'Stranger Things'? Natalia Dyer Got Her Start In Disney".
- Hoffman, Ashley. "Stranger Things Actor Kills All Hope for Jonathan and Nancy". TIME.com. Retrieved 2016-09-18.
- Hipes, Patrick (March 12, 2018). "New Dan Gilroy-Jake Gyllenhaal Movie Finalizes Cast". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
- Southern, Kieran (January 29, 2019). "Stranger Things star Natalia Dyer on her 'exciting' role in Velvet Buzzsaw". Irish Independent. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
- Ceron, Ella (October 3, 2016). "Stranger Things's Natalia Dyer Explains Why Nancy Wheeler Isn't Your Average Big Sister". Teen Vogue. Retrieved July 23, 2017.
- Lee, Tena (April 16, 2010). "Tachoir's film premieres in Nashville". Hendersonville Star News.
- Paulson, Dave (April 16, 2014). "Nashville Film Festival Looks Near and Far". The Tennessean.
- Wynne, Kelly (7 March 2019). "HERE'S EVERYTHING THE 'STRANGER THINGS' CAST IS DOING AFTER SEASON 3". Newsweek. Retrieved 23 February 2020.
- "Acting for a Cause: Jane Eyre". YouTube. Retrieved May 16, 2020.
- "'Stranger Things' Star Natalia Dyer Only Has Eyes for James Bay in 'Wild Love' Video: Watch". Billboard. Retrieved 2018-03-23.
- Nolfi, Joely (December 14, 2016). "SAG Awards nominations 2017: See the full list". Entertainment Weekly.
- Hipes, Patrick (January 21, 2018). "SAG Awards' Stunt Ensemble Nominees Include Fallen 'Walking Dead' Stuntman". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Business Media, LLC. Retrieved July 8, 2019.