When Amanda Arcuri landed the role of Lola Pacini in the Canadian TV series Degrassi, she hadn’t fully wrapped her mind around the impact the series would have on her life. The star actor is one of the instantly recognizable faces on the show and has been a stable part of not just the main series but also several iterations including Degrassi: Don’t Look Back, Degrassi: The Next Generation, and Degrassi: Next Class TV sequels series. While the TV star hasn’t had a ton of roles to cement her acting style, she is just getting started. In this article, we will take a closer look at the wiki-bio of Amanda Arcuri.
Amanda Arcuri was born on the 21st of October, 1997, in Toronto, Canada. Raised in Canada, Amanda comes from mixed ethnical backgrounds and shares Italian and Argentinian ancestries. Not much is known about Amanda’s family and the star hasn’t had the chance to rectify that. As for her education, Amanda finished high school in June of 2016 and took a year off before heading to college. During her off-year, Amanda took acting classes to make sure that she stays on the top of her game and continues improving over the years.
Career & Progression
Amanda got her big break when she auditioned for the role of Lola Pacini in the popular teen drama series Degrassi: Next Generation. She impressed the casting directors with her natural charm and charisma and landed the part. She played Lola for two seasons, portraying a bubbly, outgoing, and loyal friend who faced various challenges and dilemmas in her personal and academic life. She received positive reviews from critics and fans alike, and was nominated for several awards for her performance.
Amanda reprised the role of Pacini in Degrassi: Minis and followed it up with another appearance in the TV movie, Degrassi: Don’t Look Back. Amanda also starred in 37 episodes of Degrassi: Next Class from 2016-17 and was also nominated for the Canadian Screen Award’s accolade for Best Performance, Children’s or Youth.
She then moved on to other projects, expanding her range and versatility as an actress. She starred in the horror movie Do Not Reply (2019), where she played a teenager who gets kidnapped by a serial killer after meeting him online. She also appeared in the romantic fantasy film Every Day(2018), where she played one of the love interests of a mysterious being who inhabits different bodies every day. She also joined the cast of the rebooted family drama Party of Five (2020, 4 eps(, where she played Vanessa, a young mother who struggles to raise her baby with her boyfriend Beto.
She also ventured into other genres, such as sci-fi, comedy, and mystery. She guest-starred in an episode of Star Trek: Discovery (2021,1 eps), where she played a Starfleet cadet who goes on a training mission with Tilly and Adira. She also had a recurring role in the crime series Hudson & Rex (2019-2022, 4 eps), where she played Camilla Donovan, the daughter of a journalist who helps Charlie and Rex solve cases. She also had a cameo in the comedy series Good Witch, where she played Rosa Valencia, a student who gets involved in a magical mishap.
While Amanda is getting an increasing number of roles, the star admitted that she would love to play a part in the Dr. Who movies. In an interview in 2016, Amanda revealed,
“I really want to be on Dr. Who. But that’s all the way in the UK so I might have to travel there. I’d be want to be one of his companions, I’ve been thinking about it recently. Just a little trip…in time and space.”
Amanda Arcuri’s net worth is estimated to be around $2 million as of 2023. Her main source of income is her acting career, as she reportedly charges around $20-30k per episode for her roles in TV shows. She has also earned money from her appearances in movies and modeling gigs. She also has a verified account on Instagram with over 168k followers, where she posts pictures and videos of her personal and professional life.
Amanda Arcuri had always been secretive about her love life, knowing that being a famous actress meant that her relationships would be exposed and criticized by the public. She had a few relationships and affairs in the past, but none of them were meaningful or stable. She dated Julien Renout for a short time, but they broke up. She also dated H8hearty, a musician and producer, but they had conflicts and disagreements. Moving forward she has not been exactly open about her love life but she gave a rare glimpse of her love life in an Instagram post back on August 17, 2021. She shared several photos with Adam Murciano, a fellow actor and podcaster suggesting the two were in a dating relationship. This relationship also did not go long-term. As of 2023, Adam is dating Victoria Erwin who is an Interior designer from Tronto. As for Amanda she seems to be enjoying her single life and has never been married to the date. She also does not have any kids so far.
Amanda Arcuri is a petite and pretty actress who has a distinctive style and appearance. She stands at 4 ft 11 in tall and weighs 51 kg. She has dark brown hair that she likes to experiment with different colors, such as white, pink, and blue. She has brown eyes and blemishes on her face that add character and charm to her features. She also has thick eyebrows that frame her face and accentuate her eyes.
Amanda Antonella Arcuri
Date of birth
October 21, 1997
Place of birth
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
25 years (as of 2023)
Mixed (Argentinian and Italian)
4 ft 11 in or 150 cm
51 kg or 112.5 lbs
Dark Brown (natural), dyed in various colors
Actress, model, social media star, TV show personality
Debut TV show
Degrassi: The Next Generation (2014) as Lola Pacini
Lola Pacini in Degrassi: Next Class (2016-2017), Vanessa in Party of Five (2020), Chelsea in Do Not Reply (2019), Rebecca in Every Day (2018)
$2 million as of 2023
$20-30k per episode (approx.)
Source of income
Acting career, modeling gigs, social media endorsements