Check out our interview with ABC’s comedy “Home Economics” Actress Jordyn Curet.
She is an inspiration to all young actors with great advice on how to prioritize education, while also pursuing your passions. She would love to talk to you about how she manages all of her responsibilities and discuss the newest season of Home Economics.
Follow Jordyn @jordyncuret_
Hi Jordyn, please tell us a little about you?
Hey Naluda Magazine, thanks for having me! I’m a 13-year-old actress, currently as a series regular on ABC TV’s Home Economics. I also enjoy singing and playing the ukulele. In my spare time, I love hanging out with my friends at the mall and going
If your friends or family could describe you in 3 words, what would they be?
Funny, fashionable, and easy-going.
How did you get started into acting?
When I was 18 months old, I did a few print jobs, which got me started in the acting industry. When I turned 7 years old, I moved on from print jobs and began to pursue theatrical work. My mom and I moved to Los Angeles where I got an amazing manager and I signed with an agent. After I had some success, my father joined us in LA.
What is the best and worst part of being an actress?
The best part is the feeling of passion towards acting and the worst part for me is Rejection.
How do you prepare for a role?
I make sure to memorize my lines, get a good idea of the character description, and give it 110% when auditioning, because you must make a great first impression.
Tell us about your work in ABC’s comedy hit “Home Economics?”
I play Shamiah on ABC’s Home Economics. She is super sweet, yet funny. I enjoy the fact that she loves her family, and she is adopted just like me 🙂
What other projects have you been part of?
I’ve played in various TV shows including Raven’s Home, Bizaardvark, and The Neighborhood. I have also worked in various films/movies including Marriage Story, Nash Bridges, and Lilly’s Light.
What kind of roles do you like or would like to play and why?
I absolutely love doing comedy, but I have a huge passion for drama roles. I am excited for my next drama role that’s coming out soon!
What is the most rewarding part of your work?
Feeling proud of your work and your delivery on lines, is what is most rewarding to me.
What’s your advice for the newer actors?
Always have a passion for everything you do, because the second that you lose that passion, working starts to feel like a chore.
What would you say are the greatest lessons you learned so far in this business?
Never get up. I am always giving 110%, in spite of the many rejections that I receive in order to get one booking.
How would your best friend describe you?
Friendly, humorous & supportive.
What advice would you give to your younger self and why?
Be yourself – Never change to fit in.
What book should every entrepreneur read? What’s next for Jordyn Curet in 2022?
Season 3 of Home Economics & 8th grade
What is your favorite healthy food?
And your favorite cheat food?
Raising Canes Chicken Strips
What is your own definition of happiness?
Being with people I am comfortable with
If you could meet someone living or dead, who would it be and why?
Zendaya. She is a great role model, very talented and has been in several major firms. I started watching her on Disney and have enjoyed seeing her success.
Best advice ever given?
Believe in yourself
Do you support any charity?
Several – Kids in the Spotlight, Children’s Hospital, Shriner Hospital, Ronald MacDonald House, Jonathon Foundation & Skid Row Mission.
Where do you see yourself and your career in 5 years from now?
Lead in a feature film & college
Favorite song? Why?
My current favorite song is Supermodel by SZA because her voice is captivating and has a great beat.
What do you think of Social Media?
Social media is a great way to build an audience and connect with your fans. However, I also feel it can become mentally draining if you use it without taking periodic breaks.
Where can we follow you?
Book: “The Sun is also a Star”
Quote: Don’t stop Believin!
Movie: Five feet apart
Tv Series: Home Economics
Favorite Food: Acai Bowls
Travel Destination: Greece
Sports Team: 49ers and Warriors