Julianna Rose Mauriello is a widely known actress and dancer belonging from America. She rose to fame after portraying the character of Stephanie in ‘LazyTown’, the children’s television series. She had developed an interest in acting from a young age. She got her first role as an actress in a classical musical called ‘Oklahoma!’ when she was just 11 years old. After that, she did many stage works, including ‘Gypsy: A Musical Fable’ and ‘A Tree Grows in Brooklyn’.
Apart from doing stage performances, she also made appearances in commercials. She acted in some specialty films produced for production houses like Disney Entertainment, Volvo and Wendy’s to name a few. The major turning point in her career came in the year 2009 when Julianna bagged a role in a children’s show named ‘LazyTown’. Nick Jr.
Network, which is a part of the Nickelodeon television channel, started airing that on weekday mornings. It was aimed at little children under the age of 7. Her character was named Stephanie who wore a signature pink wig. She tried to teach the importance of physical activity to the awfully lazy residents of Lazytown. The show gained huge popularity among kids and can be found in syndication even today.
Julianna got the role of Stephanie by chance after the first choice to play the role had to turn it down due to some union restrictions. Though she was 9 years older than the character’s age, Magnus Scheving, the creator of the show thought she fitted the role perfectly. It was for her enthusiastic and vibrant nature that matched with the positive theme of the show.
She shifted her base to Iceland where three seasons of the show was shot. While staying there she learned the native language of Iceland. During her stay there, Julianna hosted the Iceland’s Edda Awards. She also made several live and broadcast appearances on television.
Courtesy to her excellent portrayal of the character Stephanie, in the year 2006, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences nominated Juliana for the ‘Outstanding Performer in a Children’s Series’ award. She left the show Lazytown in 2007 when she grew out of the character Stephanie. Next, she appeared in a short film called ‘A Fix’ in 2008. She played the character of a high school going teenager who was bullied.
Later in that year, she replayed the character Stephanie for the first season of the show ‘Lazytown Extra’. Unfortunately, the show ended after completing only one season as it failed to gain much popularity. Juliana apparently took a huge break from acting. She last appeared in the 2013 animated mini-series called ‘The Doc Files’, where she gave the voice work in an episode.
Juliana Mauriello was born on 26th May 1991 in Irvington, New York. She has three siblings, an elder brother, and two sisters. Alex, one of her sisters has also taken acting as a career. Her siblings used to perform in theatre productions, and that’s how she grew an interest in performing arts. Her father is a mix of Italian and Irish, while her mother is of German descent.
Education: After completing high school, Juliana took admission into the Professional Performing Arts School for learning acting.
Julianna Rose Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $2.4 Million US Dollars
Juliana Mauriello’s total net worth is approximate $2.4 million US dollars in 2017.
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Juliana Mauriello still stays in her family house with her parents in her hometown. She owns a scooter on which she is seen riding frequently.
Sadly, there is no news about Julianna Rose Mauriello’s recent work activities. According to some reports, she dropped her rising acting career soon after turning 18; however, no official confirmation has been declared from her side. Since she hasn’t made any appearances in the recent years, it looks like that the news of her taking a break from acting is true. Meanwhile, she is focusing on her medical career along with taking profession dance classes on a regular basis.
Juliana Rose Mauriello is definitely a very talented actress. She showed real potential in her acting career. Though she is not seen in movies or television now, she still has a loyal fan following. Her down to earth personality and jolly nature are also the reasons behind her popularity.