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AnnaSophia Robb

Actress / Television Actress / Film Actress / Musician / Voice Actress | * 12/08/1993 (26) | Denver, Colorado, USA
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AnnaSophia Robb (born December 8, 1993) is an American actress, singer, and model. She began as a child actress on television, making her leading debut as the titular role in Samantha: An American Girl Holiday (2004). She made her feature film debut in Because of Winn-Dixie (2005), followed by the supporting role of Violet Beauregarde in Tim Burton's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005). Her performance as Leslie Burke in Bridge to Terabithia (2007) garnered her recognition and praise, and two Young Artist Awards. Her subsequent film roles include Race to Witch Mountain (2009), Soul Surfer (2011), and The Way, Way Back (2013). She received wider recognition and praise for playing the lead role of Carrie Bradshaw on The CW's series ()
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AnnaSophia Robb (born December 8, 1993) is an American film and television actress. She gained prominence in 2005 with starring roles in Because of Winn-Dixie and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and subsequently starred in the 2007 film Bridge to Terabithia and the 2009 film Race to Witch Mountain, alongside with the 2011 film Soul Surfer. After starring in a commercial for McDonald's, Robb made her acting debut in 2004; she had a small role in the episode "Number One Fan" of the television series Drake & Josh (her character informs Josh that the group only joined the Campfire Kids so they could hang out with their friends and eat free food). Her first major role was as the title character in the television special Samantha: An American Girl Holiday. Her hair was dyed dark brown for the part. Robb's two big-screen appearances in 2005 were both adaptations of popular children's books. She starred as Opal in Because of Winn-Dixie and as the competitive and rude gum-chewer Violet Beauregarde in Tim Burton's remake of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. The latter was a major box office success worldwide, and helped escalate Robb's popularity among preteen audiences. She became friends with many of her co-stars, including Julia Winter and Missi Pyle (who played her on-screen mother, Scarlett), and enjoyed working with Johnny Depp. She requested that the scene of Violet hugging Wonka in the factory's entrance hall be included in the film. In 2005, Robb was the face of Trad Clothing, helping to design and model a fashion line for girls. In 2006, she had a guest role on the cartoon show Danny Phantom as the voice of Danielle "Dani" Fenton. Robb played Leslie Burke in Bridge to Terabithia, which opened in U.S. theaters on February 16, 2007. She recorded a song for the soundtrack titled "Keep Your Mind Wide Open", and the accompanying video received rotation on the Disney Channel. The song appeared on the Billboard Hot 100 at #90 during the week of March 1, giving Robb her first charting single. Robb was a fan of the book before being cast in the role, saying that it "touched me in a way I hadn’t been touched by a book before." Robb went on to appear in The Reaping, Jumper (in which she played the younger version of Rachel Bilson's character Millie), Have Dreams, Will Travel and Spy School. Robb's performance in the film Sleepwalking garnered praise; Time film critic Richard Schickel said, "There is a wonderful range to Robb's work...this is extraordinarily mature acting from someone this young and she wins our sympathy without once begging for it." Robb starred alongside Dwayne Johnson in Race to Witch Mountain, which was released in March 2009. In 2010, she filmed The Space Between with actress Melissa Leo. She starred in Soul Surfer playing the role of Bethany Hamilton, who continued to surf after losing her arm in a shark attack. Robb has been confirmed to star as Wendy in the new dark take on Peter Pan directed by Helmer Ben Hibon, tentatively titled Pan. She will also voice Periwinkle in the animated film Tinker Bell and the Mysterious Winter Woods which will be released in Christmas 2012.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Kids & Family

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Awards & Nominations for AnnaSophia Robb

Young Artist Award for Best Leading Young Actress in a Feature Film Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film - Young Ensemble Cast Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special - Leading Young Actress Young Artist Award for Best Leading Young Actress in a Feature Film Critics' Choice Award for Best Young Actress Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Breakout Star

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Movies with AnnaSophia Robb as Actress(23)

as Blah Blah Blah2018 Freak Show
as Kit2018 Down a Dark Hall
as Creason Clifton2017 The Crash
as Edie Stein2017 Just Like Beauty
as Jack Ferguson2016 Jack of the Red Hearts
as Susanna Thompson2013 The Way Way Back
as Tombi (voice)2013 Khumba
as Bethany Hamilton2011 Soul Surfer
as Sam2011 The Space Between
as Jackie Hoffman2008 Spy School
as Young Millie2008 Jumper
as Tara2008 Sleepwalking
as Leslie Burke2007 Bridge to Terabithia
as Cassie Kennington2007 Have Dreams, Will Travel
as Loren McConnell2007 The Reaping
as Violet Beauregarde2005 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

TV Shows/Series with AnnaSophia Robb as Actress(8)

as Lacey2019 The Act
as Alice Green2016 Mercy Street
as Carrie Bradshaw2013 The Carrie Diaries

Additional Information

Full Name: Anna Sophia Robb
Born: Wednesday, 12/08 1993 (December) in Denver (current age: 26 years + 287 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Arapahoe High School, New York University
Other names for AnnaSophia Robb (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Anna Sophia Robb"
AnnaSophia Robb frequently works together with these people:
Sean McNamara (5x, Crew)
Jim Rash (4x, Actor)
Simon Crane (4x, Crew)
Nat Faxon (4x, Actor)
Kristen Bell (3x, Actress)
Emma Thompson (3x, Actress)
Ellen DeGeneres (3x, Actress)
Dan Schneider (3x, Crew)
Jon Cryer (3x, Actor)
Jimmy Fallon (3x, Actor)
Courtney Thorne-Smith (3x, Actress)
Marcia Cross (3x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:4490, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/01/2020