Amandla Stenberg is an actress, and singer, best known for winning the Teen Choice Award for depicting the role of Rue in the motion picture, The Hunger Games. She is likewise prevalent for her job Madeline Whittier in the sentimental show drama picture, Everything. As of 2018, Amandla will be playing in movies like The Darkest Minds, Where Hands Touch and The Hate U Give. With her rising popularity, she has amassed around 1.8 million followers on her Instagram account.
Amandla was born in Los Angeles, California on 23rd October 1998. She is of American nationality and part of the mixed ethnicity, African-American. Her birth sign is Scorpio. Amandla was born to parents, Tom Stenberg and Karen Brailsford.
|Real Name||Amandla Stenberg|
|Birthday||23rd October 1998|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California|
|Profession||Actress and Singer|
|Parents||Tom Stenberg and Karen Brailsford|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
At four years old, Amandla began her in the industry as a model. She cataloged demonstrating shoots for Disney. Stenberg likewise showed up in a few plugs and index notices for Kmart, and McDonald’s.
Amandla made her big appearance in 2011 as Young Cataleya in a French film, Colombiana. Her leap forward came in 2012 as Rue in the sci-fi film, The Hunger Games by Gary Ross. Her fans and pundits applauded her acting in the movie. Her performance helped her to win Teen Choice Awards and nominations for NAACP Image Award and Black Reel Award.
In 2014, Amandla gave her voice to the second edition of animated movie Rio 2. She worked in films like As You Are, Everything and appeared in Beyonce’s music video. For that, Amandla won BET Award for her execution in the music video. Her upcoming movies in 2018 include The Darkest Minds, Where Hands Touch and The Hate U Give.
Apart from her movies, Amandla has made in the TV Shows as well. She made her TV appearance in 2012 from A Taste of Romance. The next year, she played the character of Macey Irving in Sleepy Hollow. Amandla likewise plays violin, drums, and guitar and in 2014, she released her first EP in 2015 with vocalist Zander Hawley. With all these works, Amandla has an expected total asset of $1 million.
Dating her Girlfriend, King Princess
Amandla, the gorgeous and hard-working artist, is thought to be single. In 2015, she made the news when she was rumored to be dating Jaden Smith. The couple was spotted at a few places and even went to prom together. In any case, following a couple of months, Smith was spotted with model Kylie Jenner which stirred up some dust between the two women. Jenner even remarked on Stenberg’s hairdo though, Stenberg talked about social assignment publicly.
Afterward, Amandla affirmed that she and Smith were merely great companions and just that. Besides, she has been linked to her Everything co-star, Nick Robinson. However, in 2016, Amandla made the headlines as she told sources that she is a bisexual black woman. In 2015, she made the list of 30th Most Influential Teens by Teen Vogue.
However, Amandla revealed herself as a gay and is dating a girl. She is officially dating Mikaela Straus. Her girlfriend Mikaela is also known as King Princess, who is publicly a lesbian. According to her Instagram post, she met King in a sleep-away camp.
Family, Siblings, and Parents
Amandla was born and raised in the city of Los Angeles to her parents, Tom Stenberg and Karen Brailsford. From her father’s relationship, she has two half-sisters. Amandla completed her high schooling from Wildwood School. In 2016, she announced in her Instagram account that she would be attending New York University.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Size
Amandla stands tall with a height of 5 feet and 3 inches and weighs about 56 kilos. She has a well-maintained figure with measurements of 33-26-34 inches. Amandla has dark brown eyes with dark brown hair color.