Bella Thorne is an American actress and singer.
Let’s find out some fun facts about her!
1. Annabella Avery “Bella” Thorne was born October 8, 1997 in Pembroke Pines, Florida.
2. She was to 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. Thorne has stated that she is also of Italian and Irish ancestry.
5. Thorne’s first film appearance was an uncredited role as a sidelines fan in the 2003 film Stuck on You. She has since appeared in film and television projects including Entourage and The O.C. as a younger version of Taylor Townsend.
6. In 2007 she joined the recurring cast of Dirty Sexy Money’s second season, her first major television role. She played Margaux Darling.
7. In 2008 she starred in the third-last episode of October Road as Angela Ferilli, the pre-adolescence crush of the main characters.
8. In 2009, she starred the web series Little Monk, which depicted characters from the series Monk as Wendy, one of the Monks’ classmates.
9. 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.
20. In 2010, Thorne replaced Jolean Wejbe as Tancy “Teenie” Henrickson, Bill and Barb’s younger daughter in Season 4 of HBO’s Big Love.
21. 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.
22. 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.
23. In 2012, Thorne was cast as Avalon Greene in the Disney Channel Original Movie Frenemies.
24. “TTYLXOX” was released on March 6, reaching 97 on the US Billboard Hot 100 charts.
25. On March 30, 2013, it was confirmed by Hollywood Records via Twitter that Thorne had officially signed to the record label.
26. On April 23, 2013, Thorne announced her debut album with eleven songs.
27. Thorne cited Britney Spears, Kesha and Destiny’s Child as influences for the album.
28. In 2014, Thorne co-starred in the comedy Blended, with Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore as Sandler’s character’s daughter.
29. On October 15, Thorne revealed her debut album was canceled, saying she wasn’t happy with the “auto-tuned bad music” she had in the works. She released an EP, Jersey, on November 17.
30. 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.
31. 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. She will also play Jamie, a disillusioned teenager intensely guarding a personal secret, in the film Keep Watching.
32. 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.
33. Thorne’s father died in a motorcycle accident in 2007.
34. 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.
35. She improved in her learning after attending a Sylvan Learning center and began reading and writing a grade ahead.
36. Thorne is an ambassador for Neutrogena and regularly promotes its products.
37. Thorne dated actor Gregg Sulkin from 2015 to 2016.
38. On August 23, 2016, Thorne came out as bisexual on Twitter.
39. Thorne dated actor Tyler Posey for a few months, between August 2016 and December 2016.