Victoria Davey Spelling was born in Los Angeles, California. She is the daughter of Candy (née Marer) and Aaron Spelling. She has a younger brother, Randy, who is also an actor. Both of Spelling's parents were Jewish, though her family celebrated both Christmas and Hanukkah while she was growing up. Her middle name comes from her paternal grandfather. She attended Beverly Hills High School in Beverly Hills, California but graduated from Harvard-Westlake School.