Amandla Stenberg (born October 23, 1998) is an American actress, comic book writer, and activist who rose to prominence in a small but impactful role as Rue in The Hunger Games. Since then, she's appeared in various films and television shows, like Sleepy Hollow and Rio 2, as well as the movie adaption of Everything, Everything.
In 2015, she co-wrote Niobe: She is Life, a comic book published by Stranger Comics.
She's also well-known for for her political activism on social media, with her video "Don't Cash Crop My Cornrows" — regarding cultural appropriation— going viral on Tumblr and other similar sites. As such, please lets not bring this any further.
- Niobe: She is Life (2015 — 2016)
- Colombiana (2011) as Young Cataleya
- The Hunger Games (2012) as Rue
- Sleepy Hollow (20132014) as Macey Irving
- Rio 2 (2014) as Bia (voice only)
- Mr. Robinson (2015) as Halle Foster
- Lemonade (2016) as herself
- Everything, Everything (2017) as Maddy Whittier
- The Darkest Minds (2018) as Ruby Daly
- The Hate U Give (2018) as Starr Carter
- Where Hands Touch (2018) as Leyna