Genevieve "G." Hannelius plays Jo Keener on Good Luck Charlie, who's a recurring character who has appeared in four episodes so far. Known as G. Hannelius, (born December 22, 1998) is an American child actress and singer. She has played the role as Emily in Den Brother, a Disney Channel Original Movie also starring Hutch Dano and for her co-starring role as Amy Little on the Disney's Channel Original short. She was a star in Disney's Dog With A Blog as Avery Jennings.

 Early Life

G. Hannelius was born in Boston. She moved to Southern Maine at age one. She started acting at a young age. Her theater roles include Madeline and Jenny in Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing at the Children's Theater of Maine.She comes from Swedish heritage.

Acting Career

G. played Courtney Patterson on the ABC sitcom Surviving Suburbia starring Bob Saget and Cynthia Stevenson. She had a recurring role on Sonny with a Chance, a Disney Channel Original Series, as Dakota Condor, a guest role on Hannah Montana as a fan named Tiffany and has a recurring role on Good Luck Charlie as Jo Keener. Hannelius is an alumna of the Los Angeles-based Young Actor's Studio. She played Madeline in the Children's Theater of Maine's production of Madeline's Rescue in summer 2006.[1]She also played Emily Pearson in Den Brother in 2010. She is set to play "Wednesday Malone" on the new Disney Channel show Madison High coming in 2012 But the show was never picked up. In April 2011, she released her first and second song "Staying Up All Night" and "Just Watch Me" on iTunes.


Year Film Role Notes
2009 Black and Blue Zoe
2010 The Search for Santa Paws Janie Direct to video[8]
2011 Spooky Buddies Rosebud Direct to video
Television films
Year Title Role Notes
2010 Den Brother Emily Disney Channel Original Movie
Year Title Role Notes
2009 Surviving Suburbia Courtney Series regular, ABC
2009–2011 Leo Little's Big Show Amy Co-Lead role, Disney Channel Short Series
2009– 2010 Sonny With a Chance Dakota Recurring character, Disney Channel Original Series
2010– present Good Luck Charlie Jo Recurring character, Disney Channel Original Series
2012- present Dog With a Blog Avery Jennings Main Cast, Disney Channel Original Series.
2012 Madison High Wednesday Main Cast, upcoming Disney Channel Original Series,Never picked up
Television guest appearances
Year Title Role Notes
2009 Rita Rocks Brianna 1 episode
Hannah Montana Tiffany season 3 episode 16
2011 I'm in the Band Mrs. Dempsey 1 episode

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