Hailee Steinfeld (born December 11, 1996; Age: 26 years) is a multi-talented American actress, singer, and songwriter. She rose to prominence with her breakthrough role as Mattie Ross in the 2010 film “True Grit,” earning her an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. Despite being relatively young, her performance in “True Grit” showcased her acting prowess and garnered critical acclaim.
In addition to her successful acting career, Hailee has ventured into the music industry. She has released several singles, showcasing her versatility as a performer. Her debut single, “Love Myself,” was well-received, and she has continued to explore her musical talents with subsequent releases.
Hailee Steinfeld was born and raised in Tarzana, Los Angeles, California, USA. She was raised in an environment with connections to the entertainment industry. Her father, Peter Steinfeld, is a personal fitness trainer, and her mother, Cheri Steinfeld, is an interior designer.
Hailee has an older brother, Griffin Steinfeld, and a cousin, True O’Brien, who is also an actress. Despite her young age, Hailee showed an early interest in acting and singing. Her family has supported her pursuits, and she began taking acting lessons at a young age.
She completed her early education at Ascension Lutheran School and Conejo Elementary School and attended Colina Middle School in Los Angeles. She was homeschooled till she graduated high school in 2015, and she began pursuing her acting career.
Hailee Steinfeld began her career in the entertainment industry at a young age. Her breakthrough came with the role of Mattie Ross in the 2010 film “True Grit,” for which she earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress, establishing her as a rising talent. Following this success, Hailee diversified her acting portfolio with roles in films such as “Ender’s Game” (2013), “Romeo & Juliet” (2013), and the critically acclaimed “The Edge of Seventeen” (2016), showcasing her versatility and earning further praise for her performances.
In addition to her live-action roles, Hailee ventured into animated films, lending her voice to the character of Gwen Stacy in “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” (2018). She also joined the ensemble cast of the “Pitch Perfect” series, contributing to the success of “Pitch Perfect 2” and “Pitch Perfect 3”.
Beyond acting, Hailee pursued a successful career in music. Her debut single, “Love Myself,” released in 2015, was followed by other hit singles like “Starving.” Her foray into the music industry showcased her talent as a singer and songwriter.
- Extended Plays (EPs)
- Love Myself
- Rock Bottom (featuring DNCE)
- Starving (with Grey featuring Zedd)
- Most Girls
- Let Me Go (with Alesso, Florida Georgia Line, and Watt)
- Capital Letters (with BloodPop)
- Back to Life
- Wrong Direction
- I Love You’s
- Half Written Story
- True Grit (2010)
- Hateship, Loveship (2013)
- 3 Days to Kill (2014)
- The Homesman (2014)
- Begin Again (2014)
- Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
- Term Life (2016)
- The Edge of Seventeen (2016)
- Pitch Perfect 3 (2017)
- Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (voice, 2018)
- Bumblebee (2018)
- Charlie’s Angels (2019)
- Sons of Tucson (2010)
- Back to You (2007–2008)
- Summer Camp (2008)
- Archer (voice, 2018)
Hailee Steinfeld maintains a level of privacy regarding her personal life. Currently, she is unmarried and has not made any public announcements or statements regarding her current relationship status. In the past, Hailee has been romantically involved with Josh Allen, an American football quarterback known for his role with the Buffalo Bills. Additionally, she has been linked to Niall Horan, a singer, and Cameron Smoller.
Hailee currently has an estimated net worth of about US$12 million.