Jenna Ortega suits up to promote Netflix’s Wednesday on morning show circuit in NYC

Jenna Ortega suits up to promote Netflix’s Wednesday and says her onscreen mother Catherine Zeta-Jones’ humor is ‘so underrated’

Scream and X actress Jenna Ortega suited up to promote her upcoming Netflix series Wednesday on the Manhattan morning show circuit on Monday.

The 20-year-old Cali native looked sophisticated in a black pantsuit beneath a fantastic matching coat with leopard-print lining and heels selected by stylist Enrique Melendez.

Hairstylist DJ Quintero coiffed Jenna’s brunette fringed waves and make-up artist Misha Shahzada brought out her beautiful brown eyes.

On the rise! Scream and X actress Jenna Ortega suited up to promote her upcoming Netflix series Wednesday on the Manhattan morning show circuit on Monday

On the rise! Scream and X actress Jenna Ortega suited up to promote her upcoming Netflix series Wednesday on the Manhattan morning show circuit on Monday

Ortega plays Addams Family teen Wednesday Addams in two-time Oscar nominee Tim Burton’s live-action eight-episode comedy, which premieres this Wednesday on Netflix.

Burton, Alfred Gough, and Miles Millar’s Hogwarts-style series also features Gwendoline Christie, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Luis Guzmán, Fred Armisen, and Christina Ricci.

Wednesday currently has a 71% critic approval rating (out of 28 reviews) on Rotten Tomatoes.

‘[The deadpan expression] was something Tim and I established early on. She doesn’t blink,’ the former Disney Channel star explained on TODAY.

Werrk! The 20-year-old Cali native looked sophisticated in a black pantsuit beneath a fantastic matching coat with leopard-print lining and heels selected by stylist Enrique Melendez

Werrk! The 20-year-old Cali native looked sophisticated in a black pantsuit beneath a fantastic matching coat with leopard-print lining and heels selected by stylist Enrique Melendez

Lovely Latina: Hairstylist DJ Quintero coiffed Jenna's brunette fringed waves and make-up artist Misha Shahzada brought out her beautiful brown eyes

Lovely Latina: Hairstylist DJ Quintero coiffed Jenna’s brunette fringed waves and make-up artist Misha Shahzada brought out her beautiful brown eyes

Premieres this Wednesday on Netflix! Ortega plays Addams Family teen Wednesday Addams in two-time Oscar nominee Tim Burton's live-action eight-episode comedy

Premieres this Wednesday on Netflix! Ortega plays Addams Family teen Wednesday Addams in two-time Oscar nominee Tim Burton’s live-action eight-episode comedy

'You sadly had a very interesting educational journey': Burton, Alfred Gough, and Miles Millar's Hogwarts-style series also features Gwendoline Christie (L), Catherine Zeta-Jones, Luis Guzmán, Fred Armisen, and Christina Ricci

‘You sadly had a very interesting educational journey’: Burton, Alfred Gough, and Miles Millar’s Hogwarts-style series also features Gwendoline Christie (L), Catherine Zeta-Jones, Luis Guzmán, Fred Armisen, and Christina Ricci

‘He likes it when I tilt my chin down and look through my eyebrows, kind of a [Stanley] Kubrick stare. I relax all the muscles in my face, and then you just move your eyebrows and that’s pretty much all your reaction.’

Jenna added: ‘I think I got kind of annoying about it on set to be honest because I would have to restart a take if I [blinked] because sometimes you start crying in the Romanian winter. There was all this wind in my face. I learned to blink on other people’s lines.’

Ortega had nothing but praise for her onscreen mother Morticia Addams played by the 53-year-old Oscar winner.

‘[Catherine] is incredible. I feel like her humor is so underrated. People don’t understand,’ the American Carnage actress gushed on the NBC morning show.

The former Disney Channel star explained on TODAY: '[The deadpan expression] was something Tim and I established early on. She doesn't blink. He likes it when I tilt my chin down and look through my eyebrows, kind of a [Stanley] Kubrick stare. I relax all the muscles in my face, and then you just move your eyebrows and that's pretty much all your reaction'

The former Disney Channel star explained on TODAY: ‘[The deadpan expression] was something Tim and I established early on. She doesn’t blink. He likes it when I tilt my chin down and look through my eyebrows, kind of a [Stanley] Kubrick stare. I relax all the muscles in my face, and then you just move your eyebrows and that’s pretty much all your reaction’

Jenna added: 'I think I got kind of annoying about it on set to be honest because I would have to restart a take if I [blinked] because sometimes you start crying in the Romanian winter. There was all this wind in my face. I learned to blink on other people's lines'

Jenna added: ‘I think I got kind of annoying about it on set to be honest because I would have to restart a take if I [blinked] because sometimes you start crying in the Romanian winter. There was all this wind in my face. I learned to blink on other people’s lines’

'[Catherine] is incredible!' Ortega had nothing but praise for her onscreen mother Morticia Addams played by the 53-year-old Oscar winner

‘[Catherine] is incredible!’ Ortega had nothing but praise for her onscreen mother Morticia Addams played by the 53-year-old Oscar winner

The American Carnage actress gushed on the NBC morning show: 'I feel like her humor is so underrated. People don't understand. We were on set and they were some of my favorite scenes that we shot because she was so open to improvise and have fun and try new things and, yeah, she just has great instincts'

The American Carnage actress gushed on the NBC morning show: ‘I feel like her humor is so underrated. People don’t understand. We were on set and they were some of my favorite scenes that we shot because she was so open to improvise and have fun and try new things and, yeah, she just has great instincts’

‘We were on set and they were some of my favorite scenes that we shot because she was so open to improvise and have fun and try new things and, yeah, she just has great instincts.’

Earlier that same morning, Jenna wore a different b&w blouse and black wide-leg pants while appearing on Good Morning America.

Ortega finished off her first look with a cropped black blazer and the same purple purse and platform heels.

BTS: Earlier that same morning, Jenna wore a different b&w blouse and black wide-leg pants while appearing on Good Morning America

Her make-up artist Misha Shahzada Instastoried the BTS video on set

BTS: Earlier that same morning, Jenna wore a different b&w blouse and black wide-leg pants while appearing on Good Morning America

Autumn in New York is so inviting: Ortega finished off her first look with a cropped black blazer and the same purple purse and platform heels

Autumn in New York is so inviting: Ortega finished off her first look with a cropped black blazer and the same purple purse and platform heels

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