Lorenza Izzo: biography, creativity, career, personal life


biography and personal life

was born on September 19, 1989. It came to light in the Chilean capital. Her mother is actress and model Rosita Parsons and her father is Italian Claudio Izzo. Lorenz could be seen on the podium, too. The actress’s parents divorced. Lorenza and her father moved to Atlanta. In the US, peers often teased her for her Chilean accent. But Izzo worked on her speech and improved English. In 1998, Rosita Parsons remarried. Her new husband was Eduardo Lyon. Lorenza has a sister, Clara Lyon, who appeared in her mother’s second marriage. Clara chose a career as a model. Lorenza was educated at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Izzo later joined the journalism department at Los Andes University in Santiago. Then she moved to New York and studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Institute for Theatre and Film. In 2014, Izzo married Eli Roth, an American film director. Their marriage broke down.

Starting her career

In 2012, Lorenza played Kylie in the film “Aftershock”. According to the plot of this thriller, tourists in Chile go to an underground club. There was an earthquake at this time. After the disaster, travelers rise to the surface and become horrified by what happens upstairs. The fantasy drama has been presented at the Toronto International Film Festivals, Sitges, Mar del Plata, Glasgow, Austin Fantastic Film Festival and Stanley Film Festival. The actress then went through a casting call for a role in the TV series “Hemlock Grove”, which ran from 2013 to 2015. According to the plot of this American horror film in a small town there are werewolves that kill residents. The detective thriller has been screened in the United States, the Netherlands, Germany, France, Belgium and Japan.

In 2013, Lorenza played the main character in the horror adventure film “Green Hell”. According to the story, students who struggle to preserve the forests of the Amazon fall into a tribe of cannibals. The film tape received high ratings from audiences and critics. It has been presented at events such as Toronto International Film Festivals, Sitges and Morelia, Old Town Taito International Comedy Film Festival, Deauville Film Festival, Canberra International Film Festival, Fantasia International Film Festival, Edinburgh International Film Festival, Stanley Film Festival, Fantasy Film Festival, Rome Film Festival and AFI Fest Film Festival.

In the same year, the actress could be seen as Lena in the picture “I am Victor”. The drama chronicles the life and work of a lawyer. He specializes in divorce proceedings. The hero is distinguished by a special view of marriage and divorce. Izzo has a major female role in this film, as in the thriller “Stranger,” where she starred in 2014. Her heroine is Anna. The Chilean horror film is about a man who comes to a province to wipe out a deadly disease. The thriller was presented at the Sitges International Film Festival, Morbido Film Fest and BiFan Film Festival.



was played by Pilar in the film “Sex Education”. According to the plot of the comedy-drama, a new teacher decides to educate pupils in the field of sex education. But the teacher himself lacks experience in this field. Lorenza plays one of the main roles. The comedy was shown in the United States, Japan, Ukraine, Russia and Germany. In the same year, Lorenza played one of the 3 main roles in the US-Chile co-production psychological thriller “Who’s There”. According to the story, two young girls come to the house of an architect who was left without a family for the weekend. They do not appear to be who they really are. The film was presented to guests at Night Visions Film Festival, Sitges International Film Festival, Lisbon International Horror Film Festival MotelX, Deauville Film Festival and Sundance Film Festival.

In 2015, the series “No Commitment” began, in which the actress received the role of Tatiana. It went through 2018. According to the plot of this comedy-drama, a grown brother and sister are forced to live under the same roof. He’s a bachelor, she’s divorced. Together, they solve problems with personal life and raise a teenager. The series was shown in the United States and Spain. Lorenza then got a role in the horror film “Black Holidays”. Fantastic detective tells some scary stories that happened over the holidays. The painting was shown at the Gerardmer Fantasy Film Festival, the Taipei International Film Festival, the Lisbon MotelX International Horror Film Festival and the Tribeca Film Festival.

In 2016, the series “Feed the Beast” began, where Izzo got the role of Pilar. The crime drama is about friends. One is a cook and the second is a sommelier. Together, they decided to open a restaurant. In this series, the actress has one of the central roles. In 2017, Lorenza starred in the TV series “Dimension 404″. A fantasy horror film tells some strange stories that happened to people on the net. The series ran in the US and UK. The following year, the actress could be seen as Helena in “Life Itself”. It’s a melodrama about love that transcends time and distance. It was screened at the Stockholm International Film Festival, Zurich Film Festival, London International Film Festival and Toronto International Film Festival. In the same year, the actress starred as her mother in the picture “Mystery of the Clock House”. It’s a fantastic horror film about a mysterious vintage clock. The film tape has been shown in many American, European, African and Asian countries.

In 2019, the actress appeared as Francesca in the comedy-drama “Once Upon a Time in… Hollywood” co-produced by the United States, China and Great Britain. The action takes place during Hollywood’s golden age. The film won a Golden Globe and a Palm Dog Award. The main roles in the picture were performed by famous actors Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio. The film was presented at the Cannes Film Festival, the New Horizons International Film Festival and the Locarno International Film Festival. In the same year, Lorenza received a role in the TV series “Penny Dreadful: City of Angels”. The lead roles in this dramatic horror film were performed by Natalie Dormer, Daniel Dzovatto, Adriana Barraza and Jessica Garza.

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