Born In: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Genevieve Hannelius, better known as G Hannelius, is a young American actress, singer and entrepreneur. She rose to fame on the sets of ‘Dog with a Blog’ as Avery Jennings and soon became a popular face on Disney. Hannelius always wanted to be a part of the entertainment industry since childhood and at eight she began performing in local theatres. On discovering their daughter’s talent, Hannelius’s parents moved to Los Angeles. She began her career by starring in national commercials and gradually set foot into television. She made her television debut in 2009, after securing a main role in the TV series ‘Surviving Suburbia’ as Courtney Patterson. She has acted in several guest and lead roles since 2009, and has played a voice actor in the film series ‘Spooky Buddies’, ‘Treasure Buddies’ and ‘Super Buddies’. She is also known for her recurring performances in ‘Sonny with a Chance’ and ‘Good Luck Charlie’. As a singer, she has released several singles on ‘iTunes’ with her first being ‘Staying Up All Night’. She even sang ‘Friends Do’ for the TV series ‘Dog with a Blog’. She has launched her own nail art app called ‘Make Me Nails’ with Lauren Jones.
Also Known As: Genevieve Knight Hannelius
father: Paul Hannelius
mother: Kathy Hannelius
siblings: Michelle Knight Hannelius
Born Country: United States
Ancestry: Swedish American
U.S. State: Massachusetts
Genevieve Knight Hannelius was born on December 22, 1998, in Boston, Massachusetts to Kathy and Paul Hannelius. She is of half Swedish descent and lived in Boston until she was three. She has a younger sister named Michelle.
With immense talent as a performer, G Hannelius took to theatre quite naturally. During her early acting years she was handed the role of Madeline in the play ‘Madeline’s Rescue’ and also played Jenny in ‘Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing’.
The year 2010, saw Hannelius star in a recurring role as Jo Keener in Disney’s popular coming of age sitcom ‘Good Luck Charlie’, in which her character showed up in four episodes. She was even cast as Janie in the Hollywood adventure-fantasy film ‘The Search for Santa Paws’.
In 2012, G Hannelius landed the lead role in Disney’s sitcom ‘Dog with a Blog’ and the show aired on Disney Channel on October 12, 2012. She played the higly intelligent Avery Jennings and the step sister of Chloe and Tyler Michael in the series.
The show ‘Dog with a Blog’ ended its run in 2015, with the last episode airing on September 25. The following year, she guest starred in the Televison miniseries ‘Roots’ as Missy Waller in the episode ‘Part 2’.
In order to take her nail art creativity to a whole new level, she partnered with Watson Creative and MINX Nails in 2014, and founded her own company and brand called ‘Make Me Nails’.
In 2015, Hannelius posted a picture on ‘Instagram’ with her boyfriend, Jack Chiate. However, they soon parted ways. In June 2018, she started dating musician named Barrett.
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