Willow Shields biography


Date of Birth: June 1, 2000

Born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Willow Shields has a twin sister Autumn and one older brother, River.

In 2008, Willow landed her first acting job doing voiceover work in the short film Las Vegas New Mexico 1875. Her part was small, in which she voiced a girl watching a gunfight. That same year, she made a guest appearance on the USA series In Plain Sight. Willow’s first TV movie was in 2011, in the Hallmark Hall of Fame movie Beyond the Blackboard, in which she starred alongside Canadian Emily VanCamp.

Willow’s big break happened in 2011, when she was cast as Primrose Everdeen in the much-anticipated film adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ science fiction novel The Hunger Games. Directed by Gary Ross, the film starred Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth and Elizabeth Banks and was released in 2012. Willow then went on to star in an episode of R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour that same year.

Willow reprised her role for the second film of the trilogy, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, as well as in the third and fourth films. She also has roles in three upcoming films: Conversations with Andy, The Wonder, and A Fall From Grace.

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