Jenna Ortega is dealing with some Fallout…
The 17-year-old Mexican and Puerto Rican actress has been cast as the lead in the high-school drama The Fallout.
In the feature, high schooler Vada navigates the emotional fallout she experiences in the wake of a school tragedy. Relationships with her family, friends and view on the world are forever altered.
Actress Megan Parkwill write and direct the project.
Ortega, who rose to acclaim on the Disney Channel’s Stuck In The Middle, most recently appeared on Netflix’s series You.
Her other television credits include Jane the Virgin, CSI: NYand Bizaardvark.
She’ll next star on the big screen in Yes Dayopposite Jennifer Garnerand The Babysitter 2opposite Bella Thorne.