Bella Thorne, born on October 8, 1997, is an actress, model, author, and singer. She’s well-known for her role in “Shake It Up,” “The Babysitter,” and “Blended,” in which she shared stellar billing with Adam Sandler. She released her extended play “Jersey” in 2016, which peaked at number 82 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Let’s learn more about this star on her birthday, which is today!
Annabella Avery Thorne
October 8, 1997
Bella Thorne, a multi-talented American entertainer, was born in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Her parents are Tamara Thorne and Delancey Reinaldo “Rey” Thorne.
She began as a child model and then started her film and television career in 2003. She is most notably known for her role in the Disney Channel series “Shake It Up” alongside Zendaya, which aired in 2010. In 2014, Thorne landed a juicy role, co-starring with Adam Sandler, in the movie “Blended.” That same year, she released her E.P. titled “Jersey.”
In early 2017, Thorne was cast in the television series “Famous in Love.” That same year, she got a part in the Netflix flick “The Babysitter,” a black comedy horror film. The year 2018 saw Thorne release her studio album “What Do You See Now?” In 2020, she was cast as “Swan” on the third season of the reality singing competition “The Masked Singer,” but she was voted off on her second appearance. Also in 2020, Thorne reprised her role in the film “The Babysitter: Killer Queen.” She also started an “OnlyFans” account and became the first person to rake in $1 million in the first 24 hours of joining the adult platform.
She is in a relationship with Italian singer Benjamin Mascolo — the two got engaged in 2021. She also has an impressive following on her social media accounts, with over 25 million followers on Instagram alone. Her passion is unmatched and she shows no signs of slowing down.
She begins her film career with the movie “Stuck on You,” which is uncredited.
Thorne, along with Zendaya, stars in the Disney Channel series “Shake It Up.”
She releases her debut studio album titled “What Do You See Now?”
She gets engaged to her Italian boyfriend Ben Mascolo, who is also an actor and singer.
Why We Love Bella Thorne
She is a philanthropist
Bella Thorne is a huge advocate of the Humane Society, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, and The Nomad Organization. She believes in the advocacies of these entities that “provide education, food, and medical supplies to children in Africa.”
She loves animals
She is a true lover of animals. She has joined People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for the annual Boycott SeaWorld Day. In its ad, she is portrayed as a mermaid with her tail and wrists chained.
She’s very honest
Thorne isn’t afraid to share her sad experiences with bullies and her struggles with mental health. She is very open about her life. She says one should find love in everything he or she does, keep a positive attitude and be thankful.
5 Surprising Facts
She is dyslexic
In the first grade, Thorne was diagnosed with dyslexia.
She is an author
She has written three young adult novels: “Autumn Falls,” “Autumn’s Kiss,” and “Autumn’s Wish.”
She has appeared in commercials
She has starred in over 40 commercials endorsing big brand names such as Guess Jeans and J.Lo Girls.
Her first language is Spanish
As her late father was of Cuban descent, her first language at home was Spanish.
She owns a cosmetics line
Being an avid makeup fan, Thorne has released her own line called Thorne by Bella.
Bella Thorne FAQs
Are Bella Thorne and Zendaya friends?
Although they do not hang out as much as when they were on T.V. together, they seem to be good friends, with Thorne stating that Zendaya was “her first friend in Hollywood.”
Is Bella Thorne in “Twilight”?
No, she is not in any of the “Twilight” films, although the lead character is also named Bella.
Does Bella Thorne have siblings?
Yes, she has three: Dani Thorne, Kaili Thorne, and Remy Thorne.
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