Hailee Steinfield Biography
Hailee Steinfield is an American actress, model and singer. She first became known for her portrayal of Mattie Ross in True Grit (2010), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role, and the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
Hailee Steinfeld appeared as Petra Arkanian in Ender’s Game (2013), Juliet Capulet in Romeo & Juliet (2013), Violet Mulligan in Begin Again (2013), Zooey Renner in 3 Days to Kill (2014), Emily Junk in Pitch Perfect 2 (2015), and Nadine Franklin in The Edge of Seventeen (2016) for which she received a Golden Globe Award nomination.
After singing “Flashlight” in Pitch Perfect 2, Steinfeld released a cover version of the song and later signed with Republic Records. She released her debut single, “Love Myself”, which has been certified platinum in several countries, followed by her debut extended play, Haiz (2015). In 2016, she released “Starving”, a collaboration with both Grey and Zedd, which peaked at number 12 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. In addition to her acting and singing careers, Steinfeld also has done modeling work; she was hired as the face of Miu Miu in 2011, shortly after True Grit was released.
Hailee Steinfield Age
She was born on December 11, 1996, in the Tarzana neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. She is 22 years old as of 2018.
Hailee Steinfield Height
She stands at a height of 1.73 m tall.
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Hailee Steinfield Family
She is the daughter to Cheri (née Domasin), an interior designer, and Peter Steinfeld, a personal fitness trainer. She has an older brother, Griffin. Her paternal uncle is fitness trainer Jake Steinfeld, and her maternal grand-uncle is former child actor Larry Domasin. Her maternal first cousin, actress True O’Brien, appeared in a television commercial when Steinfeld was eight years old, inspiring her to try acting as well. Steinfeld’s father is Jewish. Her maternal grandfather was half Filipino and half African-
Hailee Steinfield Early life
Steinfield was born on December 11, 1996,] in the Tarzana neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, the daughter of Cheri (née Domasin), an interior designer, and Peter Steinfeld, a personal fitness trainer. She has an older brother, Griffin. Her paternal uncle is fitness trainer Jake Steinfeld, and her maternal grand-uncle is former child actor Larry Domasin. Her maternal first cousin, actress True O’Brien, appeared in a television commercial when Steinfeld was eight years old, inspiring her to try acting as well.
Steinfeld’s father is Jewish. Her maternal grandfather was half Filipino and half African-American. She was raised in Agoura Hills and later in Thousand Oaks, California, attending Ascension Lutheran School, Conejo Elementary, and Colina Middle School. She was home-schooled from 2008 until her high school graduation in June 2015.
Hailee Steinfield Career
2007–2014: Career beginnings and True Grit
Steinfeld began acting at the age of eight; she appeared in several short films, including in the role of Talia Alden in the award-winning She’s a Fox. She made several television guest appearances and commercials. Steinfeld was chosen for the role of Mattie Ross in True Grit when she was 13. The film was released internationally in December, 2010; Richard Corliss of Time magazine called her performance one of the Top 10 Movie Performances of 2010 and wrote that Steinfeld “delivers the orotund dialogue as if it were the easiest vernacular, stares down bad guys, wins hearts. That’s a true gift”. Reviews from Roger Ebert, the Los Angeles Times, and Rolling Stone were also complimentary. The role earned Steinfeld a nomination at the 83rd Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actress; the Oscar went to Melissa Leo. In May 2011, five months after Grit was released, Steinfeld was chosen to be the new face of Italian designer brand Miu Miu.
Also in 2011, Steinfeld was cast at age 14 to play Juliet Capulet in a 2013 adaptation of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. The role was originally intended for a 20-year-old actress; since there was some concern that she would be asked to appear nude in the film, its director explained that when Steinfeld was cast, the script was changed to make it “age-appropriate for a 14-year-old.” The screenwriter added that the film’s purity was important, and the main characters “don’t make love until they have been married.” The film was released in October 2013 to poor reviews in the United States and internationally. Steinfeld played Violet, one of the leads in the romance-drama Begin Again (formerly called Can A Song Save Your Life?). The film was given a limited release in the United States on June 27, 2014, grossing $134,064 on its opening weekend; it opened in wide release on July 11. It was re-released by The Weinstein Company on August 29. Steinfeld starred as Petra Arkanian in Ender’s Game, a science-fiction action-adventure film based on the book by Orson Scott Card. The film was released on November 1, 2013. Paramount Pictures closed a deal in 2011 for the screen rights to the Cat Patrick novel Forgotten and announced that she would play London Lane in a project yet to be filmed as of 2015. In 2014, Steinfeld was announced to star as Min Green in a screen adaptation of Daniel Handler’s romantic-comedy book Why We Broke Up, but the film has not yet gone into production.
2015–present: Pitch Perfect 2, Haiz and other projects
She was cast as Eliza opposite Ender’s Game co-star Asa Butterfield in the film adaptation of Ten Thousand Saints, which premiered on January 23, 2015, at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. Steinfeld was originally cast to play the female lead in the 2015 film, For the Dogs, but was replaced by actress Emma Roberts. In spring 2014, Steinfeld narrated as the voice of Anne Frank for an exhibition on Frank at the Museum of Tolerance. In October, she was cast to star as Hadley in The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight, based on the novel of the same name by Jennifer E. Smith. Steinfeld was announced in January 2015 as the star of the film adaptation of Carrie Pilby, the young adult novel by Caren Lissner. In March, Steinfeld was one of the voice actors for the English-language dub of the Japanese animated film When Marnie Was There. Steinfeld plays Anna alongside Kiernan Shipka as Marnie. Steinfeld stars in the music video for Taylor Swift’s single “Bad Blood”. The video premiered at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards ceremony on May 17, 2015.
In 2015, Steinfeld co-starred in Pitch Perfect 2, alongside Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, and Elizabeth Banks, who also directed. She played some of her songs for a representative from Republic Records at an event in New York City, and the label signed her. In May, Republic Records announced the record deal and that Steinfeld was working on her first release.
In April 2015, Steinfeld was cast in a lead role in Break My Heart 1000 Times, based on the YA novel by Daniel Waters. Scott Speer is set to direct. In July 2015, Steinfeld and singer Shawn Mendes released an acoustic version of Mendes’ single, “Stitches”. The following month, Steinfeld released her debut single, “Love Myself”, with Republic Records. Media outlets dubbed the song an “ode to masturbation”.
Steinfeld’s debut extended play, Haiz (the nickname used by her fans), was released in November 2015. Haiz was produced by Mattman & Robin and features co-writers Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter. The EP was released to mixed reviews from PopDust, Vulture and Nylon. In February 2016, Steinfeld released “Rock Bottom” as the second single in a new version featuring American funk pop band DNCE. Her single “Starving” was released in July 2016. The song is a collaboration with Grey featuring Zedd and became her biggest hit to date going platinum in Italy, New Zealand, Sweden, United Kingdom and the United States while also going double platinum in Australia and triple platinum in Canada.
Steinfeld played the lead role in The Edge of Seventeen, a coming-of-age comedy co-starring Blake Jenner, Woody Harrelson and Kyra Sedgwick, and written and directed by Kelly Fremon Craig. The film was released November 18, 2016, to positive reviews, and Steinfeld’s performance was praised by critics and earned a Golden Globe Award nomination.
A second Pitch Perfect sequel was announced in June 2015. Steinfeld is confirmed to return for the third installment of the franchise. Steinfeld’s new single “Most Girls” was released on the 28th of April 2017. Steinfeld signed on to star in the Bumblebee-centered Transformers film, which will take place before the rest of the film series, making the film a prequel.
Hailee Steinfield Feature Films
2008 Heather: A Fairytale
2009 She’s a Fox
2010 Without Wings
2010 Grand Cru Sophie
2010 True Grit Mattie Ross
2013 Hateship, Loveship
2013 Begin Again
2013 The Magic Bracelet
2013 Romeo & Juliet
2013 Ender’s Game
2014 3 Days to Kill
2014 The Homesman
2014 The Keeping Room
2015 Ten Thousand Saints Eliza
2015 Pitch Perfect 2
2015 When Marnie Was There
2015 Barely Lethal
2016 Term Life Cate Barrow
2016 The Edge of Seventeen
2017 Pitch Perfect 3
2018 Rain God
Hailee Steinfield Television
2007 Back to You
2010 Summer Camp
2010 Sons of Tucson
Hailee Steinfield Music videos
2015 “Bad Blood” ft Taylor swift
Hailee Steinfield Awards and Recognitions
Austin Film Critics Association – Best Supporting Actress – Won
Central Ohio Film Critics Association – Best Supporting Actress – Won
Chicago Film Critics Association – Best Supporting Actress – Won
Critics’ Choice Movie Award – Best Young Performer – Won
Houston Film Critics Society – Best Supporting Actress – Won
Indiana Film Journalists Association – Best Supporting Actress – Won
Kansas City Film Critics Circle – Best Supporting Actress – Won
Las Vegas Film Critics Society – Youth in Film – Won
Online Film Critics Society – Best Supporting Actress – Won
Phoenix Film Critics Society – Best Performance by a Youth in a Leading or Supporting Role – Female – Won
Southeastern Film Critics Association – Best Supporting Actress – Won
Toronto Film Critics Association – Best Supporting Actress – Won
Vancouver Film Critics Circle – Best Supporting Actress – Won
Young Artist Awards Best Performance in a Feature Film – Leading Young Actress – Won
2013 MaxMara Face of the Future — Won
2015 Teen Choice Awards Choice Movie Scene Stealer – Pitch Perfect 2 – Nominated
2016 iHeartRadio Music Awards – Biggest Triple Threat – Nominated
Women Film Critics Circle Best Young Actress – The Edge of Seventeen – Won
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Hailee Steinfeld Opens Up About Falling in Love: ‘There’s Nothing That Compares’
Hailee Steinfeld has been romantically linked to Niall Horan since February
‘Tis the season for love and Hailee Steinfeld may not be the only one loving herself.
The Bumblebee star, 21, has yet to confirm her relationship status with Niall Horan, whom she has been romantically linked to since February. But she did reveal what it’s been like for her to “fall in love” with a special someone.
“When you fall in love, you pick up on the tiniest things about yourself,” Steinfeld tells Cosmopolitan magazine’s December issue. “You start doing things for this person and going out of your way to make them happy.”
In her new song, “Used to This,” Steinfeld shared that one of those things may include sharing breakfast and lying in bed with a significant other. “I am one to spread [out] on the mattress and take up every inch of space. Now I don’t want to do that anymore. I want to make as much room for you as possible,” the singer explains to Cosmopolitan.
The actress added, “When you see them happy, it makes you happier. When you love who you are with that person… there’s nothing that compares.”
The former One Direction band member raved about Steinfeld on Instagram for her birthday in December 2017, calling her the “loveliest person on the planet and one of my best friends.” Then in May, Horan and Steinfeld were spotted on a low-key date at Los Angeles hot spot E.P. & L.P. And in August, the pair was spotted kissing in L.A., marking their first public display of affection.