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At age 14, HAILEE STEINFELD (Emily) emerged as a breakout
star with her poignant Academy Award..-nominated performance in True Grit. Since
her early start, Steinfeld's career has continuously launched her into the
public eye as one of Hollywood's finest up-and-coming actors.
Steinfeld most recently starred in STX Entertainment's critically acclaimed
coming-of-age film The Edge of Seventeen for writer and director Kelly Fremon
Craig. The film also starred Woody Harrelson, Blake Jenner and Kyra Sedgewick
and centered on a high school junior (Steinfeld), already at peak awkwardness
when her all-star older brother begins dating her best friend. Her leading role
garnered Steinfeld a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actress in a Musical
or Comedy. The Edge of Seventeen first premiered at the 2016 Toronto
International Film Festival.
In May 2015, Steinfeld starred in the highly anticipated Pitch Perfect 2,
where she joined the Barden Bellas as Emily opposite Anna Kendrick and Rebel
Wilson. Elizabeth Banks directed the follow-up to the 2012 film released by
In 2015, Steinfeld starred alongside Samuel L. Jackson and Jessica Alba in
Barely Lethal. Distributed by A24 Films, the film is centered around 16-year-old
Megan (Steinfeld), who is an international assassin yearning for a "normal"
adolescence. That same year, Steinfeld also lent her voice to the English
version of the Academy Award..-nominated animated film When Marnie Was There.
In November 2014, Steinfeld starred in The Homesman, alongside Tommy Lee
Jones, Meryl Streep and Hilary Swank. The film tells the story of a man (Jones)
who teams up with a pioneer woman (Swank) to escort three women across the
prairie back to civilization. Steinfeld played poor, simple and barefoot
teenager Tabitha Hutchinson.
Steinfeld starred in John Carney's Begin Again, opposite Keira Knightley and
Mark Ruffalo. The music-centered story follows Gretta (Knightley), who moves
with her longtime boyfriend to New York but is heartbroken when he dumps her for
fame and fortune. Steinfeld played Violet, the daughter of Ruffalo's character.
Begin Again premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. It was
released by The Weinstein Company on July 11, 2014.
Additional film credits include Term Life opposite Vince Vaughn; The Keeping
Room opposite Brit Marling; Ten Thousand Saints opposite Ethan Hawke; Hateship
Loveship, opposite Guy Pearce, Kristen Wiig and Nick Nolte; 3 Days to Kill,
opposite Kevin Costner; the 2013 screen version of William Shakespeare's classic
Romeo & Juliet; and Ender's Game, opposite Harrison Ford and Ben Kingsley.
In 2010, Steinfeld was chosen over 15,000 actresses for the role of Mattie
Ross in the Coen brothers' remake of True Grit, opposite Jeff Bridges, Matt
Damon and Josh Brolin. Steinfeld's performance garnered her universal acclaim
and dozens of film critics' awards, including from the Broadcast Film Critics
Association, Chicago Film Critics Association, Toronto Film Critics Association
and Vancouver Film Critics Circle. In addition to her Oscar.. nomination,
Steinfeld received a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for Outstanding
Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role, as well as a BAFTA Award
nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
Steinfeld was the face of Miuccia Prada's Miu Miu campaign in fall 2011 and
was named one of Time magazine's 16 Most Influential Teens of 2013. Also in
2013, she was honored with the Female Star of Tomorrow Award at CinemaCon and
the Max Mara Face of the Future Award at the annual Women in Film gala.
In 2015, Steinfeld successfully launched her music career with Republic
Records as a recording artist. Recording Industry Association of America
(RIAA)-certified platinum-selling debut single "Love Myself" made history as the
highest solo female artist debut on Top 40 radio since 1998. Upon its release,
"Love Myself" reached the Top 10 on the Top Pop Songs Chart. It also hit number
one on Spotify's Global Viral Chart and claimed No. 25 on Shazam's US Top 100.
To date, the track has received over 220 million streams on Spotify, while the
companion video has amassed nearly 160 million views and counting. Her single,
"Starving" with Grey featuring Zedd, quickly became another global smash.
Certified platinum by the RIAA, "Starving" was in the Top 10 at Top 40 radio.
The song soared to the Top 10 of iTunes Top Pop Songs Chart, landed Top 10 on
Spotify's US Top 50, was Top 20 on Spotify's Global Top 50, and netted over 250
million-plus Spotify streams. Steinfeld has been in the studio writing and
recording her full-length album slated to release in 2017. Additionally, she
performed as a special guest on the North American leg of Meghan Trainor's
"Untouchable" tour, playing 28 shows between July and September 2016.
Steinfeld resides in Los Angeles.
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