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Photos: Amandla Stenberg for Harper’s Bazaar January 2016

January 29, 2016 | No Comments »
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Amandla Stenberg is featured in the January 2016 issue of Harper’s Bazaar! Amandla spoke with the mag about her new film As You Are, as well as being a young black actress in Hollywood. Read the interview here!

Photographed by Chantal Anderson. Styled by Laurel Pantin. Hair by Ryan Richman. Makeup by Kirin Bhatty

Amandla Stenberg Attends The Sundance Film Festival

January 28, 2016 | No Comments »
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Amandla Stenberg has been at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City Utah, and has been very busy! On January 24th she attended Kari Feinstein’s Style Lounge, on January 25th she attended the premiere of her film As You Are, and on January 26th she attended the Acura Studio at Sundance Film Festival 2016. She also spoke with Hollywood Life about As You Are.

At Kari Feinstein’s Style Lounge:

At the ‘As You Are Premiere’:

At the Acura Studio At Sundance:

See more pics HERE

Elizabeth Banks and Amandla Stenberg Nominated For Shorty Awards! Vote Now!

January 20, 2016 | No Comments »
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Some of our favorite Hunger Games cast members have been nominated for Shorty Awards, Awards for important social media influencers! Both Elizabeth Banks and Amandla Stenberg snagged nominations, and rightfully so as they both use their social media influence for positive messages to their millions of fans.

Fans can vote on the Shorty Awards website, and on social media including Twitter, Vine, Facebook, and Youtube!

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Voting closes February 18, 11:59 PM EST.

The Shorty Awards will take place in April in New York.

via HungerGames.net

Photos: Amandla Stenberg Attends the Stella McCartney Autumn 2016 Presentation

January 16, 2016 | No Comments »
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Amandla Stenberg attended the Stella McCartney Autumn 2016 Presentation held on January 12, 2016 in Hollywood, California.

See more pics HERE

Photos: Amandla Stenberg for Teen Vogue

January 12, 2016 | No Comments »
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Amandla Stenberg is Teen Vogue’s February 2016 cover girl, and she talks with the teen mag about embracing her “blackness” in an interview with Solange Knowles.

SOLANGE: So when was the moment that you realized exactly what you were taking on just by existing in this space?

AMANDLA: It was when I was 12 and I got cast in The Hunger Games, and people called me the N-word and said that the death of my character, Rue, would be less sad because I was black. That was the first moment I realized being black was such a crucial part of my identity in terms of the way that I was perceived and how it would affect any line of work that I wanted to pursue. I often find myself in situations where I am the token black person. It can feel like this enormous weight. I have definitely had moments when my hair felt too big or like I needed to make myself…

 

Check out the full article here.

Amandla Stenberg Named Feminist Celebrity of the Year

December 21, 2015 | No Comments »
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The Ms. Foundation for Women has named actresses Amandla Stenberg and Rowen Blanchard their Feminist Celebrities of the Year! Congrats to the two young ladies, who tied for first place on the list, on such a great accomplishment.

“The survey acknowledges celebrities who not only publicly identify as feminists, but work to change conversation around diversity, inclusiveness and intersectionality,” said Ms. Foundation for Women President and CEO Teresa C. Younger.  The survey included male and female celebrities who are “working every day to change the conversation and build a more equal society for all genders,” Younger explained.

 

As for the rest of the year, you’ll see another notable name: Jennifer Lawrence was number 7 on the list!

Amandla Stenberg’s Movie ‘As You Are’ Set To Premiere At Sundance

December 3, 2015 | No Comments »
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Amandla Stenberg’s new movie As You Are will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival! Congrats Amandla! See her tweet below.

Source: Twitter.com

Video: Amandla Stenberg in Lauren Turk’s ‘Love Leftover’ Music Video

Amandla Stenberg is a kind stranger in Lauren Turk’s music video for “Love Leftover.” Head to about 3:10 to see Amandla and her beautiful smile.

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