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Amandla Stenberg

1998-10-23 Los Angeles, California, USA

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Biografia

Amandla Stenberg (born October 23, 1998) is an American teen actor. They are best known for their portrayal of young Cataleya in Colombiana and Rue in The Hunger Games. Amandla (which means "power" in Zulu) Stenberg was born in Los Angeles, California, on October 23, 1998. Their mother, Karen Brailsford, is African-American, and their father, Tom Stenberg, is Danish (he was born in Copenhagen). Their paternal grandmother was from Greenland and had Inuit ancestry. At the age of four, Stenberg started doing catalog modeling shoots for Disney. They have appeared in commercials for McDonald's, Kmart, and more. In 2011, they appeared in their first feature film, Colombiana, as a younger version of Zoe Saldana's character. Stenberg's career breakthrough came when they were cast as Rue in the 2012 film, The Hunger Games, based on Suzanne Collins's young adult book. The Hunger Games was directed by Gary Ross and also stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Alexander Ludwig and Liam Hemsworth. In February 2012, it was announced that Stenberg would appear in Rio 2 as Bia, one of Blu and Jewel's daughters. In 2016, Amandla stated they prefer they/them pronouns in a Tumblr post.

Películas

Dear Evan Hansen Alana Beck 2021-09-24
This Changes Everything Themself 2019-06-28
BLKNWS BN Editor/Actor 2018-10-10
The Hate U Give Starr Carter 2018-10-19
The Darkest Minds Ruby Daly 2018-07-25
Where Hands Touch Leyna 2018-09-14
Everything, Everything Maddy Whittier 2017-05-18
With Him / Best to You / Better Numb 2017-04-03
As You Are Sarah 2016-12-08
Lemonade Herself 2016-04-23
Rio 2 Bia (voice) 2014-03-19
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Rue (archive footage) (uncredited) 2013-11-15
The Hunger Games Rue 2012-03-12
The World Is Watching: Making the Hunger Games Herself 2012-08-18
A Taste of Romance Taylor 2012-01-14
Colombiana Cataleya Restrepo (Age10) 2011-07-27
Bodies, Bodies, Bodies