Who is Annabella Didion?
American actress Annabella Didion was born under the zodiac sign Capricorn on 10 January 1998, in Lake County, Singapore. She has 10 acting credits, and is perhaps known best for playing Dana Tasker in all 13 episodes of the 2023 action adventure comedy series “True Lies”, which starred Mike O’Gorman, Ginger Gonzaga and Steve Howey, and follows a bored linguistics professor who’s discovered after nearly 20 years of marriage that her husband’s a top international spy; the series won a 2023 ReFrame Stamp for TV.
Annabella’s currently shooting for the upcoming short horror movie “Mermaid”, in which she’ll be starring alongside Emily Pendergast and Ginger Gonzaga, with Ginger also being the film’s writer and director.
Education and early life
Annabella and her older brother Eric were raised in Florida, USA by their American father and Singaporean mother; not many details have been shared about Annabella’s parents but it’s believed that they’re today running a convenience store together.
Annabella spent only the first two years of her life in Singapore, as the family then settled in Florida. She studied at a local high school, and became passionate about acting during her four years there. Annabella was 17 when she made her debut TV series appearance, playing Lisa Redstone in the 2015 episode “Murder in the Badlands” of the crime documentary “Swamp Murders”, which starred Glenn H. Allen and Steve Cook, and tells the true stories of murders that happened in swamps; the series aired from 2013 through 2017 but was nominated for only a single award.
Annabella matriculated in 2016 and then honed her acting skills at the Stella Adler Studio; she also attended University of Florida prior to transferring to Barry College, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2020.
Roles in TV series
Annabella portrayed Annie Shorely in the 2018 episode “In Broad Daylight” of the crime drama “To Catch a Killer”, which starred Jimmy Dempster, Justin Torrence and Debbe Hirata, and tells the story of various real life murderers and them being caught by the authorities.
Annabella went on to appear in the 2019 episode “Get Out”, and the 2021 episode “The Sinner and The Saint” of the crime documentary “Dead Silent”, which has been airing since 2016, and today stars Olivia Rachwal, Tenzie Cameron Burns and Dude Walker. The series has been airing since 2016, covers various real life crimes, and has been nominated for only a single award.
Annabella’s only other TV series role has been portraying Peyton in the 2021 episode “The Gold” of the popular crime action “Outer Banks”, which Shannon Burke and Josh Pate created in 2020, and which today stars Chase Stokes, Madison Bailey and Madelyn Cline. It follows four friends as they’ve embarked on a quest to find a buried treasure, and the series has won four of the 13 awards for which it’s been nominated.
Roles in movies
Annabella’s debut film role was starring as Kara in the 2018 short drama “Teen Night”, which also starred Daniel Carney, and was written and directed by Jacqueline Xerri. It follows Kara who’s attending a party at a local nightclub, and has fallen for an older boy.
The year 2020 saw Annabella play Bella in the drama “Beast Beast”, which starred Jose Angeles, Will Madden and Shirley Chen, and was written and directed by Danny Madden; it follows the lives of three people from a southern town and the film won three of its nine award nominations. Also in 2020, Annabella starred in the title role in the short romantic drama “Alice”, which also starred David Girard and Brittany Groy, and was directed by Justen Mann.
In 2021, she played a supporting character in the short drama “Monkey Bars”, which starred Shea Bryant, Sofia JoAnna and Lielle Burk, and was written and directed by Jacqueline Xerri. It follows three teenage girls who’ve fallen for three older boys whom they’ve met on the internet.
Annabella’s only other film role has been playing Julie in the 2023 biographical family drama “Dog Gone”, which starred Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Johnny Berchtold and Rob Lowe, and was directed by Stephen Herek; inspired by a true story, it follows a man and his son as they’re searching for their beloved lost dog on the Appalachian trail.
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Love life and relationships
Annabella shies away from talking about her love life on the internet and in her interviews, but various websites have reported that she’s today in a relationship with non-celebrity American boy of Asian descent Yanni.
Many of Annabella’s fans have claimed to have seen her and Yanni spending time together in public, but no evidence has been provided in support of these claims, nor has Annabella addressed the rumors regarding them dating.
There are no other boys whom Annabella’s perhaps been with, that we know about; she seems to be in a relationship with Yanni as of December 2023, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Annabella’s posted nearly 50 pictures and videos onto her self-titled Instagram account, and she’s today followed by over 2,300 people on the network; most of her posts feature her spending time with her friends, travelling around the world and attending various events.
She travels to Singapore at least once every year, wanting to be close to her roots.
Annabella’s favorite season is summer as she enjoys being close to the ocean and swimming.
She likes to wear costumes, which is perhaps why one of her favorite holidays is Halloween.
Annabella’s a huge lover of animals, and her favorites are dogs; her family had two pet dogs while she was growing.
One of her favorite actresses is Skai Jackson, and a couple of her favorite films are “Sex Appeal”, “The Watsons Go To Birmingham” and “My Dad’s a Soccer Mom”.
Age, height and net worth
Annabella’s age is 25. She’s 5ft 2ins (1.5m) tall, weighs around 100lbs (46kgs) and has brown hair and eyes.
Annabella’s net worth’s been estimated at over $500,000, as of December 2023.