Biography of Annasophia Robb
Annasophia Robb grew up along with her heroines, opening up to the audience from a new side with each role. Capricious Violetta brought her first fame in a magical story about Charlie and his dream, but once and for all, Robb won the hearts of the audience in the image of Leslie from the tape-parable “Bridge to Terabithia”.
Young actress Annasophia Robb
AnnaSophia Robb (AnnaSophia Robb) was born December 8, 1993, she is the only child of architect Dave and his wife Janet, an interior designer. The girl spent the first years of her life in Denver, from the age of four she was engaged in gymnastics.
In the original, the name of the actress is written as AnnaSophia. In Russian, both continuous spelling and hyphenation are found.
Annasophia Robb as a child
The creative abilities of the little actress also showed up very early: at the age of 5 she already sang in the choir at the local church, whose parishioners were Dave and Janet.
Another hobby of the girl was reading, having barely learned to read, she plunged headlong into the world of fairy tales and fantasy. According to the actress, it was reading that made her think about the career of an actress.
Annasophia Robb with her parents
Having abandoned professional sports, Annasophia began studying at the acting studio, where she was seen by an agent for searching for young talents. At the age of 9, the girl starred in an advertisement for Bratz dolls and in a video for the McDonald’s restaurant chain.
A little angel
2004 is considered the beginning of little Miss Robb’s big career – this year she appeared in episodes of several TV series and starred in the family-friendly film American Girl Vacation, in which Mia Farrow played her grandmother. The light and slightly naive film with a Christmas mood was liked by the audience, first of all, by the play of Annasophia, which film critics called the little angel.
Annasophia Robb in American Girl Vacation
In the touching and, despite the happy ending, sad tape “Thanks to Wynn Dixie”, based on the book by Kate DiCamillo, the girl played the role of Opal, the daughter of a preacher who lost her mother and adopted a homeless dog. The good deed of the girl changed the life of the girl and her father and affected all the inhabitants of a provincial American town. The preacher father was played by Jeff Daniels.
Annasophia Robb in Thanks to Wynn Dixie
In her next film, the actress had to refute the nickname given to her by film critics and viewers, which, however, Annasophia really liked, who has a complaisant character and has been distinguished by kindness and responsiveness since childhood.
In the film “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” she got the role of the capricious and spoiled Violetta, constantly chewing chewing gum, and then turned into a huge blueberry. In an interview after the premiere, Miss Robb said with childish spontaneity that she was interested in watching Johnny Depp turn into the mysterious Willy Wonka, who seemed scary to her, but then turned back into a cheerful and handsome Johnny.
In this film, which has become a favorite for both children and adults, Freddie Highmore, Christopher Lee and Helena Bonham Carter played, and Chinese Deep Roy, whose height is only 130 centimeters, played all the little people.
Annasophia Robb’s height is 152 cm
The role of Leslie in the fantasy drama Bridge to Terabithia was originally planned by Dakota Fanning, but director Gabor Csupo could not resist the skill of Ms. Robb and her deep understanding of the role, which she demonstrated during the casting.
Her friend Jess, to whom Leslie showed fairyland, proving that the world is kind and beautiful, was played by Josh Hutcherson, Robert Patrick and Kate Butler also played in the film, which deserved the title of “really touching”, and Zooey Deschanel played the role of a music teacher.
The song performed by Annasophia “Keep Your Mind Wide Open” entered the Hot 100 of Billboard magazine, which is actually the official hit parade of America. For the role of Leslie, the fifteen-year-old actress was named Best Young Actress and received the Young Hollywood award.
In the horror drama The Harvest (2007), the young actress was lucky enough to collaborate with Hilary Swank. In the picture, the girl played the role of young Lauren, whom the locals accuse of murders and mystical events, reminiscent of the Egyptian executions that hit a provincial town.
Annasophia Robb in The Harvest
From 2008 to 2011, the actress played in the drama Sleepwalking, in which she joined Nick Stahl, Woody Harrelson and Charlize Theron, in the comedy film Unbelieving Thomas, where Lea Thompson and Forrest Landis also played, and in the comedy fantasy Witch Mountain her partner was Dwayne Johnson.
Annasophia Robb in the movie Witch Mountain
One of Robb’s most powerful works is considered to be Soul Surfer, released in 2011. The young actress was inspired by the story of her heroine Bettany, after a shark attack miraculously remained alive, but lost her arm. The picture of a strong-willed girl who continued to live a full life, despite the difficulties she had to face, earned rave reviews from film critics. While filming, Annasophia learned to surf and fell in love with this beautiful but dangerous sport.
Annasophia Robb in Soul Surfer
In the backstory about Carrie Bradshaw, the heroine of Sex and the City, the actress played the young, but already the same stylish and beautiful Carrie, who falls in love for the first time, makes friends and faces the problems of life in Manhattan of the 80s. Chris Wood, Austin Robert Butler and Chloe Bridges also played in the serial project The Carrie Diaries.
Annasophia Robb on the set of The Carrie Diaries
In the 2015 drama Jack of Red Hearts, the actress played the role of Jacqueline, who grew up on the street and, by the will of circumstances, ended up in the house where the autistic girl Gloria lives, whom Jacqueline became a good friend and helper. Famke Janssen stars as Gloria’s mother and Taylor Richardson plays Gloria herself.
In the tragicomic film of 2017, shown at the Berlin Film Festival, “Circus of Freaks” Annasophia played with Abigail Breslin. The story of 2017 about a schoolboy played by Alex Lawther, who dared to go to school in women’s clothes and take part in a beauty contest, caused a mixed reaction in society due to the somewhat sensitive topic raised by director Trudy Styler.
Annasophia Robb in the movie Freak Circus
In the film The Jekyll Island Conspiracy, we are talking about attempts to repel a cyber attack and save the US economy from collapse, in the film Robb starred with John Leguizamo, Ed Westwick and Minnie Driver.
The horror drama Down the Hall, in which Robb played student Kit Gordy, who faced the forces of evil in a private school, premiered in 2018. Filming took place in Barcelona, and the partner of the young star was Uma Thurman.
Annasophia Robb’s personal life
Like all young and beautiful actresses, Annusofia was credited with romances with filming partners. There were rumors about her relationship with both Josh Hutcherson and Colton Haynes. However, the actress “did not live up to the expectations” of the fans and did not meet with anyone until 2009, but on the set of “The Witch Mountain” she nevertheless succumbed to the courtship of Alexander Ludwig. The relationship of the young actors lasted almost four years.
Annasophia Robb and Alexander Ludwig
Then, for a little over a year, the star met with coach Adam Cobb, but broke up with him in 2016, saying that she was not ready for a serious relationship.
Annasophia Robb and Adam Cobbom
Annasophia Robb now
At the end of 2018, it became known that the actress agreed to participate in the Hulu service project, which began work on a crime anthology. Annasophia will play one of the main characters of the first season, along with Joey King and Patricia Arquette in the story of a terrible crime.
The first season will focus on the events leading up to the horrific crime actually committed in Missouri, when a wheelchair-bound girl killed her mother.
Annasophia Robb in The Act
It is also known that Robb takes part in the filming of the picture, which is a very unexpected reading of the book “Peter Pan”. According to the plot of the tape, Captain Hook is a retired police officer, he pursues a kidnapper who has the appearance of a boy. The film stars Aaron Eckhart and Sean Bean.