December 28, 2011
Elizabeth Egan "Liz" Gillies (born July 26, 1993) is an American actress, singer, and dancer. She is best known for her part in Broadway's 13 as Lucy, of which her Victorious co-star, Ariana Grande, was also a part. She currently stars as Jade West on Victorious and voices Daphne on the animated series Winx ClubCareerGillies received roles in The Black Donnellys and Locker 514 which started her acting career. She was cast in Harold as a supporting character. In summer 2008, she was cast as Lucy in a Goodspeed production of Jason Robert Brown's new musical about growing up, 13. Later that year, 13 moved to Broadway, which made it the first Broadway production to have an all teen cast. She received the two big numbers "Opportunity" and "It Can't Be True" along with smaller parts in other songs, such as the title song, "Hey Kendra" and "Getting Ready". 13 was a huge success until its closing in January. She starred in The Clique as Shelby Wexler.On January 4, 2009 13 closed. Gillies currently stars in the Nickelodeon sitcom Victorious in which she plays Jade West, a main character as well as the antagonist/friend to Victoria Justice's character.Gillies has a YouTube account called LizGilliesOfficial, where she uploads covers of popular songs including: "Wild Horses" by The Rolling Stones and "Jealous Guy" by John Lennon.
YearFilmRoleNotes2008HaroldEvelyn TaylorThe CliqueShelby Wexler2010-presentVictoriousJade WestMain role2011IcarlyJade WestSpecial guest star,"iParty with Victorious"Winx ClubDaphneVoice onlyWhite CollarChloe1 episode, "Well Endowed"Big Time RushHeather Fox1 episode, "Big Time Secret"Music videosYearMain artistsongNotes2010Victoria Justice "Freak the Freak Out"Cameo2011Victoria Justice"Beggin' on Your Knees"Cameo2011Victoria JusticeAll I Want Is EverythingCameoDiscography
Victorious (soundtrack):Give It Up (w/ Ariana Grande)I Want You Back (w/ the Victorious cast)Leave It All to Shine (w/ the Icarly & Victorious casts)It's Not Christmas Without You (w/ Victoria Justice, Ariana Grande and Leon Thomas III)