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Amandla Stenberg

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Amandla Stenberg (born October 23, 1998) is an American teen actress. She is best known for her 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. Her mother, Karen Brailsford, is African-American, and her father, Tom Stenberg, is Danish (he was born in Copenhagen). Her paternal grandmother was from Greenland and had Inuit ancestry. At the age of four, Stenberg started doing catalog modeling shoots for Disney. She has appeared in commercials for McDonald's, Kmart, and more. In 2011, she appeared in her first feature film, Colombiana, as a younger version of Zoe Saldana's character. Stenberg's career breakthrough came when she was 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.

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Oct 23, 1998 In Los Angeles, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Colombiana 2011-07-27
Latest Project:
Movie This Changes Everything 2019-06-28
Known For
Poster of Where Hands Touch
Poster of The Darkest Minds
Poster of Everything, Everything
Poster of As You Are
Movie This Changes Everything Herself 2019-06-28
Movie Where Hands Touch Leyna 2018-09-14
Movie The Darkest Minds Ruby Daly 2018-08-02
Movie The Hate U Give Starr Carter 2018-10-19
Movie With Him / Best to You / Better Numb 2017-04-03
Movie Everything, Everything Maddy Whittier 2017-05-18
Movie Lemonade 2016-04-23
Movie As You Are Sarah 2016-12-08
Series Mr. Robinson Halle Foster 2015-08-05
Movie Rio 2 Bia (voice) 2014-03-19
Series Sleepy Hollow Macey Irving 2013-09-16
Movie The Hunger Games Rue 2012-03-12
Movie A Taste of Romance Taylor 2012-01-14
Movie Colombiana Cataleya Restrepo (Age10) 2011-07-27