Jenna Ortega is ‘Devastated’ By The Death Of Original Wednesday Addams Lisa
Jenna Ortega, who played Wednesday Addams on a new Netflix series, shared a black-and-white photo of Lisa playing the role of a child with a sweet message after her passing.
Jenna Ortega paid tribute on Monday to Lisa Loring
Jenna Ortega paid tribute on Monday to Lisa Loring. Lisa Loring was the first actress to portray Wednesday Addams in 1966’s sitcom The Addams Family.
The talented, 20-year old star played the same role as Wednesday on the new Netflix show Wednesday. She shared a black-and-white photo of Lisa in the role of a child on her Instagram account and added a touching message. “Absolutely devastated. She wrote, “Thank you for everything.”
Jenna’s post follows Lisa’s death, which was announced by Chris Carbaugh . Chris said that Lisa “passed away Saturday surrounded her family,” in a statement to CNNin.
Many celebrities also shared their condolences
Carbaugh stated that she brought to life one the most famous Hollywood characters, which is still highly celebrated today. “Lisa loved sharing stories and meeting her fans around the globe. She will be greatly missed.”
Many celebrities also shared their condolences shortly after Lisa’s sad news was made public. “Farewell, my lifelong muse. You were a great friend. You were the OG. “Thank you Lisa Loring for making strange girls seem so cool,” shared the band Garbage on Twitter.
“Rip dear Lisa Loring. Your role as the youngest Addams family member was a delight. We will always remember your unforgettable presence as the original Wednesday. Your contribution to our cultural history was significant. It was a joy to have met you.
Jenna spoke about Lisa’s impact on, and how she paid tribute to her in a recent interview on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. “I paid tribute to Lisa Loring. Jenna stated in December that she did a little of the same shuffle as Lisa Loring.