Do you know the LazyTown star, Julianna Rose Mauriello? You might have remembered the star if you grew up watching the series back in the 2000s. The Nickelodeon children’s show was popular among children and it ran from 2004 to 2014. It had four seasons in total and it followed the story of a pink-haired girl, namely Stephaine, who moves to LazyTown and gets surprised to learn that everyone there is very lazy.
Some of you who have watched the show might have completely forgotten about the show since the show ended about 8 years ago. As you can guess, Julianna was the main cast member who portrayed the role of the famous Stephanie.
Are you interested to learn about what she is doing at the present? Well, if you answered positively, you are in the right place as we will tell you everything about what she is up to these days and her life in this article.
Julianna Rose Mauriello in the LazyTown
Julianna Rose Mauriello was 13 years old when she portrayed the role of an energetic, pink-haired girl on LazyTown, namely Stephanie. In the series, she had moved to LazyTown with her uncle where the residents of the city were extremely lazy and had terrible eating habits. Thus, she convinced them to start moving and changed their old ways after she noticed their idle state.
The director of the series is Magnus Scheving and he also portrayed the role of Sportacus in the series. He also did an interview with The New York Times on a phone and he mentioned that the series centered on motivating its young audience. He told, “The show is going to inspire kids to go. Go fishing. Go dancing. Go live.”
Initially, the producers had another girl in mind to cast on the show as Stephanie even though Julianna had nailed her performance. But luckily, the girl who was the first choice of the producers declined the role and this is how Julianna got cast.
Julianna got outstanding reviews and commendations for the portrayal of Stephanie in LazyTown. She was even nominated for Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in a Children’s Series in 2006.
Julianna is about 5’5″ (165 cm) and she weighs about 59 kg (130 lbs). Her body measurements are 34-25-36 inches. She has a pair of black eyes and black hair. She wears a shoe sized 7 US and a dress sized 3 US. Unfortunately, not much is known about her family and personal life.
What is she up to these days?
Julianna Rose Mauriello was born on 26th May 1991 in Irvington, New York. She has always been fascinated with acting since her childhood. Julianna was inspired by her sister Alex who is also an actress to start learning performing arts.
Julianna excelled in the Professional Performing Arts School in New York. After the first two seasons of the show, she relocated to Iceland where they filmed LazyTown. But she had to quit the show after she had grown up as she no longer fit the character. So, she has been focusing on something that secure her future after she left the entertainment industry.
Not only is she a talented actor but she is quite intelligent as well as she attended an Ivy League school in New York City. She even received her master’s degree in occupational therapy at the prestigious Columbia University. She appears to be focused on her education at the present.
Besides LazyTown, Julianna appeared on Disney’s The Doc Files in 2014. It is a spin-off to the famous Doc McStuffins show. She also starred in a thriller movie entitled Bonnie Nuit in 1999.
Julianna’s net worth and her presence on social media
It is estimated that Julianna’s net worth is about $2 million even though she has not acted since 2014. As you can guess, her primary source of income has been her acting and dancing career.
She had continued to appear on social media even though she has managed to stay away from the limelight. Julianna had uploaded photos that show a glimpse of her personal life on Facebook and Instagram. Even though it has been a long time since she played Stephanie but her fans still think of her as a kind-hearted, pink-haired girl.
Julianna has over 18.8k followers on her Instagram account with 96 posts. She seems to be enjoying lavish and comfortable life at the moment.