Amandla Stenberg Height Weight Body Statistics


Born Name

Amandla Stenberg

Nick Name


Amandla Stenberg at Stella McCartney Autumn 2016 Presentation
Amandla Stenberg at Stella McCartney Autumn 2016 Presentation

Sun Sign


Born Place

Los Angeles, California, United States




Her educational background is not known.


Actress, activist


  • Father – Tom Stenberg
  • Mother – Karen Brailsford
  • Siblings – Amandla has 2 older paternal half-sisters.


She is represented by these agencies –

  • United Talent Agency
  • One Management (Modeling and Endorsements)




5 ft 3 in or 160 cm


56 kg or 123½ pounds


Amandla Stenberg dated –

  • Jaden Smith (2014-2015) – From 2014 to 2015, actors Jaden Smith and Amandla Stenberg dated each other.
Jaden Smith and Amandla Stenberg
Jaden Smith and Amandla Stenberg

Race / Ethnicity


She has African American ancestry on her mother’s side while she is of Danish descent on her father’s side.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Big curly hair
  • Thick eyebrows


33-26-34 in or 84-66-86 cm

Amandla Stenberg at The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2 LA premiere in November 2015
Amandla Stenberg at The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2 LA premiere in November 2015

Dress Size

8 (US) or 38 (EU)

Bra Size


Shoe Size

Her shoe size is unknown.

Brand Endorsements

As a child actress, she has appeared in numerous commercials such as Kmart, Walmart, McDonald’s, Marshalls Law, GMC SUV, Sutter Health, and many others. Watch the commercial compilation video at YouTube.

She was also seen in Stella McCartney ‘POP’ fragrance advertisement.

Amandla has also served as the youth ambassador for non-profit organization No Kid Hungry.



Best Known For

Playing young Cataleya in Colombiana (2011) and Rue in The Hunger Games (2012).

First Film

Amandla debuted with 2011 French action film Colombiana for her role as Young Cataleya. The older version of the character was played by Zoe Saldana.

First TV Show

Amandla first appeared in supernatural drama series Sleepy Hollow for her role as Macey Irving from 2013 to 2014 in 4 episodes.

Though, this was her first TV show, but not her first television appearance. In 2012, Amandla appeared in a TV movie A Taste of Romance for her role as Taylor.

Personal Trainer

Amandla keeps herself fit by regular yoga. She first started out yoga with her best friend Miabayre in 2014.

Amandla Stenberg Favorite Things

  • Food – Japanese candy
  • Movie – The Shining (1980)
Amandla Stenberg at AltaMed Power Up We Are The Future Gala 2016
Amandla Stenberg at AltaMed Power Up We Are The Future Gala 2016

Amandla Stenberg Facts

  1. Amandla is a gifted musician and can play guitar, drums and violin. She learnt guitar from her dad.
  2. She describes herself as non-binary or gender-expansive.
  3. Stenberg is an intersectional feminist.
  4. In 2015, Ms. Foundation for Women titled her “Feminist of the Year”.
  5. In Zulu language, her first name “Amandla” means “Power”.
  6. She was named by her mom after her mom listened to Miles Davis’ 1989 album, “Amandla.”
  7. Stenberg likes to do knitting.
  8. Her paternal grandmother had Greenlandic Inuit ancestry.
  9. At 4, she started doing modeling for Disney for their catalogs.
  10. She co-authored a comic book “Niobe: She is Life” with Sebastian Jones released in November 2015.
  11. She has also performed on-stage with singer Zander Hawley as a part of band Honeywater. She started this in 2013.
  12. Beyonce‘s younger sister, Solange Knowles is her style icon.
  13. Visit her official website @
  14. Connect with Amandla on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Tumblr, and Vimeo.



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