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Bella Thorne Biography

Birth Name:
Annabella Avery Thorne
Birth Place:
Pembroke Pines, Florida, United States
Actor, singer, model

Fast Facts

  • The youngest of four siblings, all of whom are also actors
  • Is of Cuban and Italian heritage
  • Spanish was her first language
  • Started out as a child model and was the spokesperson for Texas Instruments
  • Bullied in school for her reading difficulties
  • She overcame dyslexia and is now the Global Ambassador for StompOutBullying
  • Active supporter of the Nomad Organization, which provides education, food and medical supplies to children in Africa