Gracie Dzienny

Gracie Dzienny

Gracie Dzienny for the 2013 KARtv Dance Awards
Born (1995-08-26) August 26, 1995
Toledo, Ohio, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2011–present

Gracie Dzienny (born August 26, 1995[1][2][3]) is an American actress.[4] She is known for her roles as Amanda McKay on Nickelodeon's Supah Ninjas[4][5] and as Greer Danville on ABC Family's Chasing Life.[6]

Early life

Dzienny is from Toledo, Ohio, and is the daughter of Mike and Tara Dzienny.[4] She is the youngest of three children. Dzienny began modeling at the age of five after winning a contest sponsored by L'Oréal, and primarily modeled during summers. Soon after taking up modeling she began studying tap, jazz, ballet, and hip hop dancing. After landing a role in the Supah Ninjah's pilot, Dzienney and her mother moved to Los Angeles in November 2010.[4]

Her Supah Ninjah's co-star George Takei stated in an interview that Dzienny is a "musical theater fan".[7]


During her freshman year in high school Dzienny auditioned for the part of Amanda on Supah Ninjas, a process that involved approximately half a dozen subsequent auditions.[4]

In 2014 Dzienny began appearing in the ABC Family drama series Chasing Life playing Greer Danville, the love interest of the lead character's younger sister, Brenna (Haley Ramm).[6]


Year Title Role Notes
2011–13 Supah Ninjas Amanda McKay Main role, 39 episodes
2012 Up All Night Kylie Episode: "Baby Fever"
2012 Fred: The Show Holly 4 episodes
2013 See Dad Run Chelsea Episode: "See Dad Throw a Birthday Party"
2014 Side Effects Rachel Episode: "Kiss You"
2014–15 Chasing Life Greer Danville Recurring role, 14 episodes
2015 State of Affairs Stacey Dover Episodes: "Ghosts", "Cry Havoc"
2016 Zoo Clementine Episode: "Clementine"


  1. Gracie Dzienny [GracieDzienny] (August 7, 2012). "@ProdieG26 August 26,1995" (Tweet). Retrieved 2016-07-21 via Twitter.
  2. "Gracie Dzienny - About". Facebook. Retrieved 2015-08-30.
  3. "Gracie Dzienny and Ciara Bravo Chat August 31 2013". YouTube. September 1, 2013. Retrieved 2015-08-30.
  4. 1 2 3 4 5 Baird, Kirk (April 21, 2011). "Gracie Dzienny next in Toledo area's Tinseltown tradition". The Toledo Blade. Retrieved 2015-08-01.
  5. "Students By Day, Ninjas By Night In Nickelodeon's "Supah Ninjas," New Live-Action Comedy Series Bowing Saturday, April 16, At 8:30 P.M. (ET/PT)". The Futon Critic. April 8, 2011. Retrieved 2015-08-01.
  6. 1 2 Valerie Anne (March 10, 2015). "Gracie Dzienny of "Chasing Life" talks Greer, Grenna and faking those tennis skills". After Ellen. Retrieved 2015-08-01.
  7. Busis, Hillary (February 7, 2013). "Internet hero George Takei talks 'Star Trek' and Nickelodeon's 'Supah Ninjas'". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2015-08-12.

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