Louriza Tronco is a Canadian actress who is popularly known for playing the character of ‘Jodi’ in the Canadian musical comedy television series ‘Make It Pop’. Tronco has been part of the series as one of the lead characters since 2015. She started her journey quite early in her life by taking part in children’s’ choirs. She later worked on her acting skills by appearing in a number of theater productions. She eventually made her foray into television. She has mostly worked in small roles in television shows and has also appeared in several television movies over the years. Some of her notable projects include ‘The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story’, ‘Zapped’, and ‘My Boyfriends' Dogs’. She also appeared alongside Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson in the 2014 film ‘Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb’.
Louriza Tronco was encouraged to pursue an acting career from a very early age by her family. She started taking part in theater gigs at the age of five and within three years, she became part of a children’s choir and performed in ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’, a Rainbow Stage production of the musical. While at the Canadian College of Performing Arts in Victoria, Tronco kept her dream of becoming an actress alive and regularly travelled to Vancouver for auditions for different productions houses.
In 2013, she got her first break on television and appeared as ‘Libby’ in ‘Cult’, an American mystery psychological-thriller television series created by Rockne S. O'Bannon. A year later, she appeared in a small role in a television movie titled ‘The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story’. In that same year, she also earned two very important roles in two different television films. The first was an American Disney Channel Original Movie titled ‘Zapped. She appeared alongside the likes of Emilia McCarthy, Spencer Boldman, and Zendaya Maree Stoermer, playing the character of ‘Yuki’. The second role was of ‘Tessa’ in the American comedy television film ‘My Boyfriends' Dogs’. The film was directed by Terry Ingram and had several popular actors like Erika Christensen, Teryl Rothery, Jeremy Guilbaut, Joyce DeWitt and Emily Holmes. She also appeared in a small role in ‘Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb’ which gave her the opportunity to work with top actors like Ben Stiller, Robin Williams, Owen Wilson, and Ben Kingsley.
In 2015, she was offered the role of ‘Jodi’, one of the lead characters in the Canadian musical comedy television series ‘Make It Pop’. She was part of the show for two years, playing the role alongside Megan Lee, Erika Tham, and Dale Whibley. She also appeared in ‘Ties That Bind’ as ‘Shelby’ and ‘The Other Kingdom’ as ‘Judy’ in 2015 and 2016 respectively. Tronco played the role of ‘Grace’ in ‘Spiral’ as well.
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Louriza Tronco was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on October 21, 1993, to Filipino immigrants parents. She went to the Canadian College of Performing Arts in Victoria, British Columbia after graduating from high school in 2008.