Hannah van der Westhuysen is an English actress who is set to portray Stella in the upcoming Netflix live-action adaptation of the Nickelodeon fantasy animated series Winx Club, Fate: The Winx Saga. She has also notable roles in TV series like Keen Eddie, Frankenstein, and The Fugitives.
Here is what you should know about Hannah van der Westhuysen:
Hannah van der Westhuysen will portray one of the main characters of the upcoming Netflix young adult drama series Fate: The Winx Saga, Stella.
Stella is the fairy of the Sun, and one of five aspiring fairies who call themselves "Winx", each with mastery over specific elements.
Set in a magical universe, Fate is a live-action adaptation of the Nickelodeon fantasy animated series The Winx Club. The series revolves around their time at the Alfea College for Fairies and tells a coming-of-age story as well as explore themes of magical fantasy.
Aside from Hannah, other announced names are Abigail Cowen in the lead role of Bloom, a fire-themed fairy and the leader of Winx, Precious Mustapha as Aisha, the fairy of the waves; Elisha Applebaum as Musa, the fairy of music; and Eliot Salt as Terra.
Other major characters are portrayed by Danny Griffin (in the role of Sky), Freddie Thorp (in the role of Riven), Sadie Soverall (in the role of Beatrix), Theo Graham (in the role of Dane), Jacob Dudman (in the role of Sam), and Robert James-Collier (in the role of Silva).
Hannah van der Westhuysen made her on-screen debut as a child actress in 2004 and appeared as Edwina Weatherhead in the Fox action-comedy-drama series Keen Eddie. Later that year, she appeared as Eva in the television miniseries adaptation of Frankenstein.
Her first major television role came in 2005 when she landed the part of Fleecey Keaton in the Quibi action-thriller The Fugitive starring Boyd Holbrook and Kiefer Sutherland, among others.
She also played Heather in the fifth season of the ITV detective drama series Grantchester.
Westhuysen made her feature film debut as Becca in the 2020 thriller The Bay of Silence starring Claes Bang, Olga Kurylenko, and Brian Cox.
Hannah van der Westhuysen was born in England and celebrates her birthday on August 26.
Not much else is known about her personal life.
While her exact net worth is yet to be disclosed, Hannah van der Westhuysen is estimated to have a net worth of around $300 thousand.