Amandla Stenberg is an American actress and also a very
popular singer, She was born on 23 October 1998 in Los
Angeles, California, The United States. She made her first
the debut from the film Colombiana in the year 2011, through
which she has gained popularity and offers from other
filmmakers. She has also shone in many TV shows like The
Eddy, Mr Robinson, Sleepy Hollow. Amandla’s parents her
father Tom Stenberg and mother Karen Brailsford both
supported her throughout her career and lead her. The movie
“Black Girls Rock!” in (2016)- Inc honoured Amandla she
received the Young, Gifted and Black Award for her best
performance in the film.
Full Name Amandla Stenberg
Born 23 October 1998
Birth Place Los Angeles, California, U.S
Nickname Zulu, Xhosa
Zodiac sign Scorpio
Educational Qualification Graduated
Active Years 2011
]Amandla was born on 23 October 1998 in Los Angeles,
California, U.S. The meaning of Amandla is “power” and
Zulu, her mother Karen Brailsford is African-American and
her father Tom Stenberg is Danish. She started her modelling
career at the age of four, shooting for Disney, and also that
she has appeared in many TV commercials. Amandla made
her first-class debut in the film Colombiana in 2011, playing
the character of Zoe Saldana. After the success of
Colombiana received many offers and was signed in
movies like- The Hunger Games (2012), Everything,
Everything (2017) and The Hate U Give (2018). Amandla
received a number of awards including the Black Reel Award and
was also nominated for many awards.
Amandla started her modelling career at the age of four
shooting for Disney, and excluding this, she had also appeared
in many TV commercials. Both of her parents supported her
in achieving her career and she is really very close to them. In
2011, she made her first-class debut by the film Colombiana
and satisfying the character of Zoe Saldana. As soon as the
film got tremendous success and she was offered many
projects including all the hits- The Hunger Games (2012),
Sleepy Hollow(2013), and Mr. Robinson (2015). She also
been recognized by others and was also received many awards
for her best performances, and in 2018 she received Black
Reel Award and was nominated for Teen Choice Award. In
2019, she made up her mind in joining the cast of Netflix, and
in 2020, she was cast in the film Dear Evan Hansen.
Records and Awards
Black Reel Award [Winner]
Hollywood Breakthrough Award Winner
Rising Star Award Winner
BET Award Winner
AAFCA Award Winner
Amandla Stenberg was born on 23 October 1998 in Los
Angeles, California, U.S.
She has also worked in TV shows like The Eddy, Sleepy
Hollow, and Mr. Robinson.
Her father’s name was Tom Stenberg while that of her
mother’s name was Karen Brailsford.
The real meaning of her name “power” and “Zulu”.
She is Pansexual.
Amandla was also an Oscar nominee.
She went to her high school prom with Jaden Smith.
She’s also an ambassador for No Kid Hungry and was also the
author of a comic book.
Amandla Stenberg is a very active member of social media,
she has a huge fan following through social media
platforms. She keeps in touch with her fans through several
platforms and keeps updating them about her professional as well
as personal life. Her Instagram id is (@amandlastenberg) and
has 2.4 million followers.