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Natalia Danielle Dyer (born January 13, 1995) is an American actress. She gained recognition throughout Hollywood for her roles in The Greening of Whitney Brown (2011) as Lily and Netflix's Stranger Things as Nancy Wheeler.

Dyer has been acting since she was fourteen years old, landing her first film role as Clarissa Granger in Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009).

Her first major film role was in The Greening of Whitney Brown (2011) as supporting character Lily.


Her acting influences are Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio.

Her favorite movies are Million Dollar Baby (2004), A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984), and Titanic (1997).

Her favorite TV shows beside Stranger Things is Orange Is The New Black (2013-2019).



Title Role
2009 Hannah Montana: The Movie Clarissa Granger
2010 Too Sunny For Santa Janie
2011 The Greening of Whitney Brown Lily
2012 Blue Like Jazz Grace
2013 The Between Banshee
After Darkness Clara Beaty
2014 I Believe in Unicorns Davina
The City at Night Adeline
2015 Till Dark Lucy
2016 Long Nights Short Mornings Marie
Don't Let Me Go Banshee
2017 After Darkness Clara Beaty
2018 Mountain Rest Clara
After Her Hailey
2019 Velvet Buzzsaw Coco
Yes, God, Yes Alice
The Nearest Human Being Monique
Tuscaloosa Virginia
2021 United States vs Reality Winner Reality Winner (voice)
Things Heard and Seen Willis Howell
2023 Chestnut Annie
All Fun and Games Billie Fletcher


Year Title Role
2016-present Stranger Things Nancy Wheeler
2023 Based on a True Story Chloe Lake


Year Title Role Location
2004 To Kill a Mockingbird Scout Tennessee Performing Arts Center
2009 Titanic Stewardess / Third Class Passenger Looby Theater
2016 The Intriguing Engagements of Frances and Meg Cheatham, Ladies Of Society Meg Teatro La Tea (FringeNYC)


Year Artist Title
2018 James Bay "Wild Love"

Awards and Nominations[]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2017 Young Artist Awards Best Performance in a Digital TV Series or Film - Teen Actress Stranger Things Nominated
2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series Won
2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series Nominated
2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series Nominated

Official Account[]


  • Natalia Dyer is dating her Stranger Things co-star, Charlie Heaton, in real life.
  • She doesn't like horror.
  • She has a fear of flying.
  • Her first acting role was Clarissa Granger in the 2009 Hannah Montana: The Movie when she was 12.
  • She owns a King Charles cocker spaniel named Ozzy.
  • Her celebrity crush is Leonardo DiCaprio.
  • She, like her co-star Maya Hawke, loves Avatar: The Last Airbender.