A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting arrived on Netflix on October 15th and welcomes a host of rising stars to the cast including Alessio Scalzotto.
As October arrives once again, attention starts to turn towards the spookiest holiday of them all, Halloween.
The creepy time of year is always met with the release of new horror films and TV shows and 2020 is no different.
Netflix’s latest addition to their Halloween library this year is A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting and the film stars a host of up and coming acting stars including Alessio Scalzotto.
But just what do we know about this emerging talent?
A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting on Netflix
A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting arrives on Netflix on October 15th, 2020.
The film, which is based on the book series by Joe Ballarini, tells the story of Kelly Ferguson (Tamara Smart) whose easy night of babysitting turns into a life-or-death adventure after the child she’s been tasked with looking after, Jacob, is kidnapped by the boogeyman, the Grand Guignol (Tom Felton).
Kelly’s attempts rescue Jacob result in her to discovering a secret society of babysitters, all of whom double up as monster hunters.
Introducing Alessio Scalzotto as Victor Colletti
Taking on the role of Victor Colletti, the school dreamboat, is Alessio Scalzotto.
Victor is introduced in one of the film’s early scenes where Kelly demonstrates her incredible talents for mathematics.
After growing up in Italy, Alessio moved to the US with his family at the age of 10 and has been on the path to becoming a performer from a young age.
As well as a burgeoning acting career, Alessio is also a singer and has released several songs to Spotify.
Away from acting, Alessio is also active on social media, particularly Instagram where he has a following of 293,000 fans at the time of writing.
Alessio Scalzotto: Films and TV
Amazingly, A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting is only Alessio Scalzotto’s third professional acting role.
He made his acting debut in 2018 in an episode of Genius where he played a 14-year-old Pablo Picasso.
A year later, he appeared in the Netflix film Rim of the World and in 2020, returned to Netflix in A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting.
With two Netflix roles under his belt, we’re sure that it won’t be long until Alessio Scalzotto is back on our screens once again.
Until then, A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting is available to stream now on Netflix after releasing on October 15th, 2020.