Ally Ioannides is a talented Greek-American actress taking the entertainment industry by storm. The young actress started her career at a tender age in the stage adaptation of A Christmas Story. She went on to appear in several other plays, succeeding at making a name for herself.
She has since transitioned to film and television projects such as The Tsarevich as Grand Duchess Anastasia, Stray as Sammy, Parenthood as Dylan Jones, and her most prominent role so far as Tilda in Into the Badlands. Here’s more information on the budding actress.
Ally Ioannides Biography
Alexia Ioannides was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on the 12th of January, 1998. Although raised by her family in Park City, Utah, she relocated to Burbank, California at the age of 14 to pursue her dream career – acting.
Prior to relocating to California, Ally attended several schools including Atlanta’s Pace Academy, Park City’s Trailside, and the Madeleine Choir School.
There’s currently limited information available about Ally Ioannides’ family as the budding star has chosen to keep her family life away from the media due to her growing fame. However, it is understood that her parents are very supportive of her career, as well as her grandfather who they refer to as ‘Papou’, and her younger sister – Katerina Ioannides.
Ally began her acting career at the age of eleven, since then, she has gone on to make a name for herself. Her career began with several theatre performances in Utah, notably at the Egyptian Theatre, Pioneer Theatre Company, and Hale Center Theatre.
Ally Ioannides notably appeared in Annie as Pepper at the Pioneer Theatre, in White Christmas as Susan Waverly, A Christmas Story as Ester, The Sound of Music as Louisa Von Trapp, Gypsy as Baby Louise, Hansel & Gretel as a Chorus member. She later performed in the play Annie again, but this time, it was as the titular character at Egyptian Theatre.
Ally stepped into the Hollywood film industry with short films such as The Alice Winter (2009) as Lyndie, Escape from Paper City (2012) as Older Daughter, Ephraim’s Rescue (2013) as Martha Hanks, The Choir (2013) as Chorister, and The Tsarevich (2013) as Grand Duchess Anastasia. In 2014, she landed a recurring role in seven episodes of her first NBC television series Parenthood as Dylan Jones, a role her fans and family say suited her perfectly. She portrayed the character from 2014 to 2015, appearing alongside actors like Peter Krause, Dax Shepard, and Lauren Graham.
The actress then went on to appear in other film and television shows like Served Cold (2014) as Sarah Richards, Stray (2014) as Sammy, The Hands (2014), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2015) as Heather Manning, ANiMUS (2015) as Danielle Burling and Easy Money (2015) as Stephanie Livingston.
Since 2015, Ally Ioannides has portrayed the character Tilda, a martial arts fighter, in the AMC series Into the Badlands. On the show, she stars alongside Orla Brady, Daniel Wu, Aramis Knight, and Sarah Bolger. In 2016, she played Mina Davenport/Cassie in the ‘Miss Taken’ episode of Elementary. Ally Ioannides also appeared in a web series titled Scarlett in 2014, starring in the role of Courtney for three episodes.
The beautiful Greek-American actress currently has an estimated net worth of $500,000 with her annual salary stipulated to be $51,000. Considering the actress is still relatively new to the entertainment industry, that amount is expected to increase in the near future, as she takes on more roles.
Other Facts About Ally Ioannides
1. Family facts
Ally Ioannides has mentioned in her interviews that she is blessed with the most supportive family. Her mother once drove her for two hours to Los Angeles for auditions when the family first moved to California. When she first appeared on the TV series Parenthood in 2014, her grandfather – who survived the Christian holocaust in Turkey in 1992, said the series reminded him of the ancient Greek plays.
2. Personal Life
Since her introduction to fame, the actress has kept a low profile when it comes to relationships. There have been no reports as to whether she has been dating anyone, which is particularly admirable considering she is very active on Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube. Ally Ioannides is able to keep her private life away from the eyes of the media because she consciously puts in the effort to do so.
3. Height & Weight
The actress’ height is recorded to be 5 ft 3 in while her weight is listed as 105 lbs (47.6 kg). Being an actress, it is not surprising that she is in such great shape; in fact, it comes with the territory. For now, her workout and fitness routine is not available to the public.