Bella Thorne is an American actress and former Disney star. The beautiful young actress and model have a successful career in film, television, and music. With over 20 films and television series and more than 60 commercials, Bella Thorne is also a social media influencer, having nearly 6 million followers on Twitter, 4 million on Instagram and 9 million on Facebook.
Annabella Avery “Bella” Thorne was born on October 8, 1997, in Pembroke Pines, Florida, to parents Tamara and Reinaldo Thorne.
Her mother is an American horror bestselling author. Bella, named after Belle from Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’, has Cuban, Italian and Irish ancestors. She lost her father in a car accident in 2007. She has three older siblings, Remy, Dani, and Kaili, all of whom are also actors.
As a child, Bella was diagnosed with dyslexia, a learning disability that she has struggled with throughout her life. But this was overcome through hard work and practice. Acting, in particular, has really helped her deal with dyslexia.
Thorne’s first career was as a model which she began at a very young age. She appeared as a baby model for Parents Magazine when she was six weeks old and has designed many covers and commercials since then. She appeared in several national advertising campaigns and eventually became the youngest spokesperson for Texas Instruments.
She has appeared in over 60 commercials and 20 television series and movies. In 2006 she switched to acting and appeared in TV series such as Entourage, The O.C., and Dirty Sexy Money. Her first role in Disney Channel productions landed Bella in Wizards of Waverly Place and then a lead role in Shake It Up! as CeCe Jones. She is best known for her roles as Ruthy Spivey in My Own Worst Enemy, Tancy Henrickson in Big Love.
The talented actress has also had other movies and TV shows to her credit, such as Stuck on You, Blended, The DUFF, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, Red Band Society, Dirty Sexy Money, Craw Lake, Finishing the Game, Raspberry Magic, Ratchet & Clank, The Duff, Perfect High, The Snow King, The O.C, Mental, In the Motherhood, K.C. Undercover, Scream, Phineas and Ferb and Famous in Love, The Babysitter, and Finishing the Game.
Bella Thorne has a balanced career in show business. She has two EPs, three singles, one featured single and four promo singles in her honor. She has also appeared in six music videos.
Her first adventure in music was the Shake It Up soundtrack, which reached #22 on the Billboard 200 and #1 on the Top Kid Audio charts. Her first single TTYLXOX, released in 2012, reached the Hot 100, the following year Hollywood Records signed Bella Thorne to record a full album, and in May 2014 she released a single called Call It Whatever, while her EP Jersey was released in November of the same year. In June 2017 she provided the vocals for a song with Prince Fox. Thorne has also provided the vocals for two video games. However, the young actress is now more focused on her acting career and admits that she has no plans to pursue a full-time career in music.
Thorne is also an established writer. In 2015, she published her first teen novel, Autumn Falls. Her second novel, Autumn’s Kiss, and a third book, Autumn’s Wish, were published in 2016.
She has received several awards for her contributions to the industry, including the Teen Choice Awards 2015, three Young Artist Awards 2009, 2011 and 2015, and two Young Hollywood Awards 2013 and 2014.
Bella Thorne’s Net Worth
After her starring role in the original Disney Channel series Shake It Up, Bella Thorne has starred in a variety of movies and TV shows, earning her a record deal, book deals, and brand recommendation. Her total assets are estimated at $5 million.
The star actress once revealed that she earned so much money as an Instagram star that she bought herself a mansion. According to her, she earns up to $65,000 for an Instagram post and up to $20,000 for a story about Instagram or Snapchat. With over 20 million followers on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat, Bella is the perfect candidate for advertising contracts.
Bella Thorne has several charitable works to her credit. She has donated funds to social organizations such as the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Human Society and The Nomad Organization. As a child model, she was the spokesperson for Texas Instruments. After overcoming bullying in school due to her reading difficulties, Thorne is now the global ambassador for StompOutBullying. She is an active supporter of the nomadic organization that provides education, food and medical care to children in Africa. The young actress is also an ambassador for Neutrogena.
Parents, Friends, and Relationships
Bella’s parents are Tamara Thorne, an American bestselling horror writer, and Reinaldo Thorne, whom the 5-member family lost in a car accident in 2007 when she was just 10 years old.
The beautiful actress, who is 5′ 8″ (1.73 m) tall, has been associated with relationships with a variety of famous men including Jake Austin, Kenton Duty, Garrett Backstrom, Cody Simpson, Tristan Klier, Brandon Thomas Lee, Tyler Posey, Charlie Puth, Chandler Parsons, Gregg Sulkin and Scott Disick.
Bella Thorne is openly bisexual. In 2016, she announced her sexuality on Twitter after breaking up with Gregg Sulkin by posting photos of her kiss with her brother’s ex-girlfriend, Bella Pendergast. The Hollywood star claims, however, that she has never been with a girl and is not quite sure how to tell if a girl is interested in her.
As with most Hollywood stars, it is obvious that Bella has undergone several surgical procedures over the years. It is obvious that the former Shake It Up! the star chose plastic surgery in an effort to achieve mature facial features. While some other stars prefer to experiment with piercings and tattoos, Bella seems to be playing with her looks as she has become blonder, piled on the bold liner and tried one or two cool statement lips.
Apart from the fact that her natural blonde curls are chestnut brown in color, there is speculation that Bella has undergone cosmetic procedures such as lip and skin fillers and breast augmentation. In recent years, she has attracted attention with a much more refined nose and very plump lips. While the bridge of her nose has finer lines and is definitely thinner, her lips are fuller and some say her cheekbones are now higher. It is also rumored that she has had breast augmentation and her body is curvier, although some say this is probably a result of her new fitness routine.
Although Thorne hasn’t admitted that she has undergone any plastic surgery or planning, these are changes that we can’t take for granted. We also know that she believes that her self-esteem as a woman is often compromised by society’s tendency to judge women solely on their appearance.