Vella Lovell

Inside Biography

American actress Vella Lovell is best known for her roles, Heather Davis in the comedy-drama series named Crazy Ex-girlfriend and as Khadija in Oscar-nominated movie, The Big Sick. She was the student of New York's prestigious school Juilliard before initiating her acting career.   

Early Life And Education Of Vella Lovell 

Vella Lovell was born on September 13, 1985, in New Mexico, USA under the birth sign Virgo which defines her personality to be modest, smart, and capable. 

She attended the Interlochen Arts Academy and gained an undergraduate bachelor's degree from New York University. In the year 2015, she graduated from the Juilliard School. 


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During her early days, she wanted to become a concert pianist but slowly develop an interest in a theater. 

Vella Lovell's Career

With the dedication and love for theater, in 2009 Vella Lovell made her appearance in The Bacchae alongside Jonathan Groff at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park and later she again appeared in the short play Recess as part of a selection of one-act plays titled The Great Recession at the Flea Theater in New York.

Slowly her work began to pay off and in 2010 she played a student in the web series, CollegeHumor Originals and similarly, in 2014 she appeared as Danielle in the short movie named Three Dates. In the year 2015, she appeared in the web series named OM City in a role of Sarah and as a nurse in short movie Bears Discover Fire. 


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She also had minor roles in TV series Girls and Younger before joining the cast of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend in 2015. For two seasons Lovell has been the standout comic relief alongside Golden Winner, Rachel Bloom, and Vincent Rodriguez. The role changed her life forever. Both public and critics loved her performance and she became a household name. 

In 2017 she was seen in the smash hit romantic comedy movie The Big Sick where she played Khadija alongside Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano among others. 

As of 2018, she is voicing a character named Mermista on the television show named She-Ra and the Princess of Power on Netflix.   

Vella Lovell's Net Worth     

Talking about her earnings, Lovell's net worth is estimated to be in millions but the amount is not revealed yet. She has been a part of several popular movies and television series from where she earned a decent salary.   

Her movie named The Big Shock was able to make $56.4 million at box office collection worldwide. 

Vella Lovell's Personal Life-Affair And Boyfriend 

Vella Lovell is very secretive regarding her personal life. She has not share anything about her private affair. She might be dating someone but she has not made it public. 

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Concerning her online presence, she is active on Instagram and Twitter. She has more than 33.3k + on the former and more than 19K+ followers on the latter as of August 2018.  

Body Measurements  

  • Height- She stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) tall. 
  • Weight- As of 2018, she weighs 59 kg (130lbs). 

Vella Lovell taking about her role in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. 

by rabina, 10 Aug, 2018

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