Isabela Moner also known as Isabela Merced, famous for playing the lead role of CJ Martin in 100 Things To Do Before High School, is an American actress and a singer. Apart from this, she has also made appearances in Transformers: The Last Knight, Dora and The Lost City of Gold, and the Netflix film Sweet Girl. Here we will tell you about Isabela Moner relationship, lifestyle, and career.
Isabela Moner Early Life
Isabela’s full real name is Isabela Yolanda Moner. Although she is professionally known as Isabela Merced since 2019. She was born on the 10th of July in 2001. Her place of birth is Cleveland, Ohio, United States. Her parents are Katherine and Patrick Moner. Her mother was born in Lima, Peru, and her father was born in Lousiana, the U.S. Thus, she holds dual citizenship. She is Peruvian as well as American. Though she feels she is more Peruvian than American. She has also stated that her first language was Spanish and that she struggled with the English language when she initially started grade school. As she was a bright student, she got accepted into the college at the early age of only 15.
Isabela Moner Relationship
In 2016, it was revealed that Isabela Moner was in a relationship with Jace Norman. But they called it quits in a short span of six months. Since then there has been no news of her relationships.
Right now, she is single and probably ready to mingle!
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Isabela Moner Career
Isabela Moner had revealed that she had aspired to be an actress from a very young age. At the tender age of six, she started out at a local community theatre. And four years later, at the age of ten, she made her Broadway debut with Evita. Here, she sang in Spanish along with Ricky Martin. In 2015, she released her album titled Stopping Time which was produced by Broadway Records.
She made her television debut as the lead role of the Nickelodeon television series titled 100 Things To Do Before High School. Her character was named CJ Martin and the series continued from 2014 till 2016. In the same year, she started voicing one of the main characters in the Dora The Explorer spinoff. She provided the voice of Kate and the series ran for three years starting from 2014 to 2017. Nickelodeon provided her with many roles. In 2015, she was cast as Lori Collins in Splitting Adam which was a Nickelodeon Original Movie. A year later, in 2016, she was given one of the leading roles in Nickelodeon Original Movie Legends of the Hidden Temple. Her character’s name was Sadie.
She was announced as a part of the famous fictional movie Transformers: The Last Knight which was released in 2017. She then voiced a character named Heather in the animated film The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature which was also released in 2017. In 2018, she was landed a major role in the movie, Sicario: Day of the Soldado. She also made an appearance in the comedy film Instant Family. For this movie, she also wrote and sang a song titled I’ll Stay. In 2019, she starred in the live-action film adaptation of the animated series called Dora and The Lost City of Gold. Here, she played the title character. In the same year, she was cast in the Netflix film Sweet Girl. She starred opposite Jasin Momoa. This film gained her a lot of fame and attention from the audience.
In 2019, she had announced through her Instagram post that she had changed her stage name to Isabela Merced in memory of her late grandmother. In the same year, she released her first single titled Papi followed by the release of her first music video. In 2020, she released her first EP titled The Better Half of Me and became Billboard’s top 15 Peruvian artists to listen to.
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