Bella Thorne is an American actress and singer.
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1. Annabella Avery Thorne was born October 8, 1997 in Pembroke Pines, Florida.
2. Her parents are Tamara and Delancey Reinaldo “Rey” Thorne.
3. She has three elder siblings, Kaili, Danielle, and Remy, who are also actors.
4. Her father was of Cuban descent.
5. Thorne has stated that she is also of Italian and Irish ancestry.
6. Thorne’s first film appearance was an uncredited role as a sidelines fan in the 2003 film Stuck on You.
7. She has since appeared in film and television projects including Entourage and The O.C. as a younger version of Taylor Townsend. In 2007 she joined the recurring cast of Dirty Sexy Money’s second season, her first major television role.
8. She played Margaux Darling. The series revolves around lawyer and family man Nick George when Nick’s father mysteriously dies in a plane crash, he agrees to take his position as the Darling family’s lawyer, while trying to discover who committed the murder.
9. In 2008, Thorne starred alongside Christian Slater and Taylor Lautner in the short-lived drama series My Own Worst Enemy, for which she won a Young Artist’s Award for her portrayal of the character Ruthy Spivey.
10. In 2008 she starred in the third-last episode of October Road as Angela Ferilli, the pre-adolescence crush of the main characters. Her older brother Remy also guest-starred in the same episode as a younger Eddie Latekka.
11. In 2009, she starred the web series Little Monk, which depicted characters from the series Monk as Wendy, one of the Monks’ classmates.
12. Also in 2009, she played the role of the vengeful antagonist in the horror film Forget Me Not. Thorne took on a supporting role in the family drama Raspberry Magic, the movie premiered at the Cinequest Film Festival and the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival in 2010.
13. In 2010, Thorne replaced Jolean Wejbe as Tancy “Teenie” Henrickson, Bill and Barb’s younger daughter in Season 4 of HBO’s Big Love.
14. Thorne starred as co-star on the Disney Channel sitcom Shake It Up, originally titled Dance, Dance Chicago. Thorne played CeCe Jones, a dancer with heavy ambitions for a career in the spotlight despite having dyslexia.
15. After signing onto the show in October 2009, she began taking three dance classes every night.
16. Thorne’s first single, “Watch Me” was released on June 21, reaching 86 on the US Billboard Hot 100 charts., 9 on the US Top Heatseekers charts and earning RIAA: Gold.
17. In 2014, Thorne co-starred in the comedy Blended, with Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore as Sandler’s character’s daughter.
18. She also co-starred in the films Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014) and The Duff (2015), playing high school antagonists.
19. On July 30, Thorne was cast in an episode of the fifteenth season of the CSI.
20. She released an EP, Jersey, on November 17. The lead single from the EP, “Call It Whatever”, debuted in the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs chart at number forty-seven, eventually rising to number ten, spending a total of ten weeks on the chart.
21. It was reported that Thorne had signed a new deal to write a series of books, beginning with her first novel, Autumn Falls.
22. On December 12, Thorne was cast in the MTV series Scream, which is a television adaptation based on the original slasher film series Scream. Thorne was offered the lead role of the series but felt that the role of the “mean, terrible Nina” would be more iconic.
23. In 2015, Thorne was cast in the animated United States dub of the film The Frog Kingdom, portraying the role of Frog Princess opposite Drake Bell and Cameron Dallas. The film is scheduled to be released on video on demand and on DVD beginning on June 30, 2015, by Lionsgate Home Entertainment.
24. On June 1, 2015, it was announced that Thorne would star alongside Kian Lawley in the AwesomenessTV film Shovel Buddies, playing the role of Kate, the movie was released on iTunes in October 11, 2016.
25. She will also play Jamie, a disillusioned teenager intensely guarding a personal secret, in the film Keep Watching.
26. Thorne confirmed she signed on to star in the American adaptation of Midnight Sun, based on the original 2006 Japanese film Midnight Sun which is expected to premier in July 14, 2017.
27. In 2016, Thorne played Rain in Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween.
28. Thorne’s father died in a motorcycle accident in 2007.
29. Thorne was diagnosed with dyslexia in the first grade. She was home-schooled after previously attending a public school, where she had suffered from bullying.
30. She improved in her learning after attending a Sylvan Learning center and began reading and writing a grade ahead.
31. She discussed her dyslexia in an April 2010 interview with American Cheerleader magazine and explained that she overcame her dyslexia by rigorously reading everything she could find, including the labels of cereal boxes.
32. On August 23, 2016, Thorne came out as bisexual on Twitter.
33. She is currently dating Scott Disick.