'Stranger Things' actress from Niskayuna honored

August 07, 2019 06:11 PM

CLIFTON PARK - There was a special honor for a young Capital Region actress who delivered a great performance in the third season of the hit Netflix series "Stranger Things."

Gabriella Pizzolo, who played Suzie-Poo in the show, was in Clifton Park on Wednesday receiving a state Senate proclamation from Senator Jim Tedisco.


The young talent has already been on Broadway - starring in "Matilda" and in "Fun House." However, some are calling her song in "Stranger Things" a breakout performance.

Next month, she will begin her junior year at Niskayuna High School.

Learn more about how she got the big role by watching the video of Jerry Gretzinger's story.

WATCH the full scene she's in here.


Jerry Gretzinger & WNYT Staff

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