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35 Stunning Photos of Black-American Movie Star, Amandla Stenberg

If you've watched the 2017 movie, Everything Everything, it wouldn't be a surprise that apart from the sensational storyline of the movie, you just couldn't take your eyes off the breathtaking Amandla Stenberg who acted as Maddie. 

Her gorgeous looks and phenomenal acting ability has earned her so much accolades and admiration around the world. 

Let's take a look at few facts about her:

Early Life

Amandla was born on the 23rd of October, 1998 in California, USA. Her father, a Danish man, was a Businessman while her mother, an African-Americam, was a Spiritual Counsellor and Writer. Her first name Amandla, means Power in South African Language, Zulu. 


She began with modelling at just age, four. She featured in her first movie, Columbiana in 2011 but came into limelight as Rue in the 2012 movie, The Hunger Games. 

In 2017, she starred in the romantic movie, Everything Everything and in 2018,she starred in the contemporary drama, The Hate U Give which is about 'Black Lives Matter'. She also starred in the World War 2 movie , Where Hands Touch. 

Personal Life

Amandla doubles as both a movie ans music star. She plays the Violin and sings Harmonies. She also writes as she co-authored the comic book, Niobe

Niobe is the first book in the U.S that has a black woman both as its protagonist and authors to be distributed Nationwide. 

She believes Smart phones and social media can have a negative effect on one's mental health and in 2017 said she stopped using them. 

Amandla is also a Feminist and won the 'Feminist of the Year Award in 2015'. She also classifies herself as being Non-binary(Neither male nor female). In 2018, she identifies as a Bisexual and Pansexual(attracted to male, female and transgenders). 

Amandla is still into Movie-acting and is has the Main role in the series, The Eddy which was just released in May of 2020.

She is an Ambassador for No Kid Hungry, a nonprofit organization that brbrings awareness to ending Child hunger in the united States.

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