Francesca Reale is an American actress who portrays Heather Holloway in the third season of the Netflix original television series Stranger Things.


She appeared in the Netflix original series Haters Back Off, where she played the supporting role of Emily, Miranda's sister. She played the recurring role of Heather, a lifeguard, on Season 3 of Stranger Things, another Netflix original series, where her character is "the centerpiece of a dark mystery."



Year Title Role
2013 The Furies of War Studio Crew Member
2015 Goodbye Charm City  Izzy
2016 Paradise by the Dashboard Light  Naomi & Naomi D
2017 Cabin Girl
2019 Yes, God, Yes Laura
TBA Dating in New York  Wendy


Year Title Role
2016 Blue Bloods Gabriella Morretti
2016-2017 Haters Back Off Emily
2019 Stranger Things Heather Holloway
2020 Wireless TBA


  • Reale and her Stranger Things co-star Natalia Dyer both are going to be in a 2019 comedy movie together "Yes, God, Yes".
  • She played Emily in Miranda Sings Netflix original  comedy show called "Haters Back Off" as Miranda's Sings Sister.
  • She was born and grew up in Los Angeles.
  • She is best friends with Camila Mendes.
  • Her Zodiac Sign is Virgo.
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