|Celina Smith Quick Info
|4 ft 9 in
|Date of Birth
|May 12, 2009
Celina Smith is an American actress, singer and dancer who burst into the spotlight after she began playing the lead role of Rebecca Wilson in the comedy television series Tyler Perry‘s Young Dylan in 2020, her stellar performance in it having earned her the Young Artist Awards for “Best Recurring Young Actress in a TV Series”. She has appeared in a number of other TV shows including Entertainment Tonight (2021) and has been featured in several films like Annie Live! (2021), in which she had also performed for the soundtrack. Celina has amassed more than 25k followers on Instagram.
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Actress, Singer, Dancer
4 ft 9 in or 145 cm
40 kg or 88 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- High cheekbones
- Cheerful smile
Celina Smith Favorite Things
- Hobby – Playing Roblox
- Pastime – Drawing, Finding new recipes made with Takis
- Food – Real ramen
- Activity – Listening to Frank Sinatra while riding her bike
Source – Just Jared Jr.
Celina Smith Facts
- She was brought up in Atlanta, Georgia.
- She has recalled that when she was a toddler, she would enjoy telling knock-knock jokes that hardly made any sense.
- Celina got her start at the age of 7 singing at the entertainment camp called AGI Entertainment. She went on to star as Young Nala in a National Broadway Tour of The Lion King.
- Her very first concert had been Fresh Beat Band.
- Celina launched her YouTube page on October 2, 2020, where she has covered numerous songs by her most-loved artists that have included Billie Eilish.
- She has remembered the moment she found out that she had landed the coveted role in Annie Live! that had happened after an extensive process of auditioning. She was in her mother’s room when her team had called her. They had asked her what she was thinking of doing in the month of October. Celina had muttered back that she was not sure when they had announced that she was going to be in New York doing Annie Live! She had screamed in joy and delight.
- On starring as Annie in Annie Live! Celina had stated that she was thrilled to have got a big opportunity to spread the message of hope. She has added that she has loved how it is a little bit more 2020 but still 1933, and so timeless and identifiable. When she did the read-through, there had been a lot that she could connect to 2021. She has revealed that she had wished to be able to represent the role in the best manner she could, incorporating her own personality into it.
- Smith had never done soft shoe/tap type dancing prior to Annie Live!
- In addition to doing more films and television shows, Smith has expressed her desire to be a comedian.
- She has been able to name all the Power Rangers series in order.
- Smith has cherished fashion and, despite her young age, has affirmed to have developed a great sense of style. She has disclosed that fashion has become another means for her to express herself and she has liked picking out outfits.
- She has relished makeup and has thoroughly enjoyed making up her mother who has never worn it.
Featured Image by Celina Smith / Instagram