Don't Cash Crop My Cornrows: A Crash Discourse on Black Culture
Amandla's history class video project, Don't Cash Crop My Cornrows: A Crash Discourse on Black Culture, gets noticed on Tumblr and goes viral.
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Amandla's writing a comic book with Stranger Comics' Sebastian A. Jones. Art by Ashely A. Woods. Poster art by Hyoung May. To pre-order a copy of NIOBE: SHE IS LIFE, go to your local comic store or click here. Niobe officially arrives November 4. Read Atheir joint interview in Bleeding Cool News!
COVER GIRL! DAZED AND CONFUSED: AUTUMN 2015
Read it here, then catch what Amandla told fans in the Facebook chat.
Amandla's TV show with Craig Robinson, Mr. Robinson, premiered
August 5 on NBC. Here's the sneak peek. Watch the six episodes here.
Amandla's directing! Watch her short film, The Yellow Wallpaper, based on the short story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman. Then, read the reviews on Bustle ("It's very impressive") and Jezebel ("It's pretty awesome").
Amandla plays dress-up and vogues with Mad Men's Kiernan Shipka in this shoot with photographer Daria Kobayashi-Ritch.
It's samba time! Click photo to watch on-set video of Amandla discussing her Rio 2 character, Bia, one of Jewel's (Jesse Eisenberg) and Blu's (Anne Hathaway) chicks. Check out the trailer. Can you recognize Amandla's voice? Listen carefully: "Nice to meet you, sir!"
Click the photo to watch the clip of
Amandla's debut on Fox's Sleepy Hollow.
Amandla works through her "aggressive tendencies" with Kiernan for Funny Or Die.
A youth ambassador for No Kid Hungry, Amandla attends events at schools in California with national spokesperson Jeff Bridges and other supporters such as Jordana Brewster. Watch the CNN story and read Amandla's blogs about this very important cause by clicking here and here.
Video: On The Hunger Games set in Asheville, NC; Rue poster; Rue doll.
On The Hunger Games red carpet in Los Angeles. Click photo to play!
Check out these other premiere interviews:
MTV, clevverTV, PopSugar and the Los Angeles Times.
Watch this interview with Amandla, Jennifer Lawrence and Alexander Ludwig
from the The Hunger Games Mall Tour, then catch interviews from the
Minneapolis panel, Miami's mall appearance, Mall of America and
on the red carpet in Atlanta.
Click through this gallery to see behind-the-scenes photos
from Amandla's very first film, Colombiana.
"REUNION" COLOMBIANA Written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen
Directed by Olivier Megaton
2011 Europacorp - TF1 Films Production - Grive Productions
In this moving scene from Colombiana, Amandla's character, Cataleya, has a tearful reunion with her uncle (Cliff Curtis). You can watch more clips from the action thriller on the VIDEO page.
Reppin "earthy girls" in i-D's and Sephora's film, The A-Z of Beauty Together. Watch it here!
Women's Wear Daily and Papermag.com capture Amandla in Alexander Wang and Solange Knowles Pumas at Wang's party in NYC during Fashion Week.
Rocking a dashiki at Teen Vogue's celebrity dinner.
Amandla on prom, SAT prep and more on TeenVogue.com.
Amandla joins Iman, Nikki Minaj and more in One Management's celebrity division for modeling and endorsements.
Honeywater, Amandla's band with Zander Hawley, releases its debut EP on iTunes. Read mic.com's and Oyster's rave reviews.
Amandla weighs in with discourses on black culture and womanhood. Read the HuffPost Black Voices piece chronicling the events that led her to make this powerful statement. Salon's take is insightful, too. Then, learn why Buzzfeed thinks Amandla's the ultimate carefree black girl and Bustle calls her the most impressive teen ever.
And this is everything from Elle.com.
Amandla slays in gray at the Women in Film 2015 Crystal + Lucy Awards. Read what Twist, Seventeen, Teen Vogue, and the Daily Mail had to say about her silver strands.
Taylor Swift gives Amandla a shout-out in Glamour UK.
Uber-stylist Rachel Zoe's The Zoe Report goes bananas for Amandla's "fearless approach to fashion." Watch them break down 12 of her looks.
Amandla makes Variety's Youth Impact Report.
Amandla attends the launch of Jimmy Choo's CHOO.08 collection with Mad Men's Kiernan Shipka and January Jones, and Jaime King. See more photos in the Red Carpet gallery.
Amandla makes her mark as a beauty trendsetter (blue lipstick!) at the Costume Designers Guild Awards.
Publishers' Weekly gives Amandla a rave review for the audiobook for this powerfully poetic novel. Listen to the excerpt on the player above. For more info, click here.
Amandla's featured in Dazed's February 2014 cover story