Stenberg was born in Los Angeles, California, on October 23, 1998. Her name means “power or strength” in Zulu. Her mother, Karen Brailsford, is African-American, and her father, Tom Stenberg, is Danish. Her paternal grandmother was from Greenland and had Inuit ancestry. The don’t crop on my cornrow cutie is an advocate to preserve black culture and bring awareness to stereotypes that affects african american men and women.
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At the age of four she started modeling.
She has appeared in several Boeing commercials.
Stenberg appeared in her first feature film Colombiana, as a younger version of Zoe Saldana’s character.
Stenberg was cast as Rue in the 2012 film The Hunger Games.
Stenberg is involved with Share Our Strength, also known as No Kid Hungry, an organization working to end childhood hunger in the United States.
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Only 16 but with an IQ to rival Albert Einstein. People that have met her are awestruck by the highly intelligent actress.
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Stenberg has been the recipient of harassment. Hopefully she learns that those who attempt to educate people about treating people equally without favouritism or discrimination are often times ridiculed.