Isabela Moner (born July 10, 2001) is an American actress and singer. She is known for her lead role on the Nickelodeon television series 100 Things to Do Before High School and for her role as Izabella in the 2017 film Transformers: The Last Knight.
Moner made her Broadway debut at the age of 10 in a production of Evita, in which she sang in Spanish with Ricky Martin and honored her Latino heritage.
Moner played CJ Martin, the lead role on the Nickelodeon television series 100 Things to Do Before High School, from 2014 to 2016. In 2015 she appeared as Lori Collins in the Nickelodeon Original Movie Splitting Adam. Moner was cast as Sadie, one of the leading roles, in the 2016 Nickelodeon Original Movie Legends of the Hidden Temple. In May 2016, Moner was cast in the film Transformers: The Last Knight, which was released in June 2017. She voiced Heather in the animated film The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature, which was theatrically released on August 11, 2017. Moner had a major role in the sequel to the 2015 film Sicario, playing the daughter of a drug cartel head; the film, Sicario: Day of the Soldado, was released June 29, 2018. In May 2018, Moner was cast in the live action adaptation of Dora the Explorer in which she will portray a teenage version of the character.
Isabela Moner was born in Cleveland, Ohio. She is the daughter of Katherine, who was born in Lima, Peru, and Patrick Moner, who was born in Louisiana. Moner has stated that she considers herself more Peruvian than American. At the age of 15, Moner was accepted into college.
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