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Hailee Steinfeld
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Steinfeld at the the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con
Born December 11, 1996 (1996-12-11) (age 24)
Occupation Actress, Model
Years active 2007-present

Hailee Steinfeld (born December 11, 1996) is an American actress and singer. She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress on the 2010 remake movie True Grit.


Steinfeld was born in Tarzana, Los Angeles. Her mother is Cheri (née Domasin), an interior designer. Her father is Peter Steinfeld, a personal fitness trainer. Her father is Jewish and her mother is of African American, English, Filipino, Irish, Scottish and German descent. Her maternal grandfather, Ricardo Domasin is a Filipino, from Bohol, Philippines. Her older brother, Griffin, is a stock car driver. Steinfeld calls him her best friend on some of her Tweets. She was raised in Agoura Hills and in Thousand Oaks, California. She attended Ascension Lutheran School, Conejo Elementary, and Colina Middle School. She has been home-schooled since 2008, because of bullying.



Year Title Role Notes
2008 Heather: A Fairytale Heather
2009 She's a Fox Talia Alden
2010 Without Wings Allison
2010 Grand Cru Sophie
2010 True Grit Mattie Ross
2013 Hateship, Loveship Sabitha
2013 Begin Again Violet Mulligan
2013 The Magic Bracelet Angela
2013 Romeo & Juliet Juliet Capulet
2013 Ender's Game Petra Arkanian
2014 3 Days to Kill Zooey Renner
2014 The Homesman Tabitha Hutchinson
2014 The Keeping Room Louise
2015 Ten Thousand Saints Eliza
2015 Pitch Perfect 2 Emily Junk
2015 Unity Narrator
2015 When Marnie Was There Anna Sasaki (voice)
2015 Barely Lethal Megan Walsh
2016 Term Life Cate Barrow
2016 The Edge of Seventeen Nadine Franklin
2017 Pitch Perfect 3 Emily Junk
2018 Bumblebee Charlie Watson
2018 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Gwen Stacy (voice)
2019 Between Two Ferns: The Movie Herself


Year Title Role Notes
2007 Back to You Little Girl Episode: "Gracie's Bully"
2010 Summer Camp Shayna Matson Television film
2010 Sons of Tucson Bethany Springs Episode: "Chicken Pox"
TBA Dickinson Emily Dickinson Main role



  • Haiz (2015)


  • "Love Myself" (2015)
  • "Rock Bottom" (2016); featuring DNCE
  • "Starving" (2016); with Grey featuring Zedd
  • "Most Girls" (2017)
  • "Let Me Go" (2017); with Alesso featuring Florida Georgia Line and Watt
  • "Capital Letters" (2018); with BloodPop
  • "Used To This" (TBA)

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