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Shailene Woodley

Actress Shailene Woodley was born in Simi Valley, California, to Lori (Victor), a middle school counselor, and Lonnie Woodley, a school principal. She has one brother, Tanner. She was educated at Simi Valley High School in California. When Woodley was four years old she began commercial modeling. Acting roles followed, and she made her screen ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 31 wins & 53 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Insurgent
 2015 Insurgent Live Stream (Short)
 2014 9 Kisses (Short)
Shailene Woodley
 2014 Divergent
 2011 Our Deal (Short)
Day Trotter
 2007 Cold Case (TV Series)
Sarah Gunden - 2006, 2007
- Running Around (2007) ... Sarah Gunden - 2006, 2007
 2007 Final Approach (TV Movie)
Maya Bender
 2007 CSI: NY (TV Series)
Evie Pierpont
- A Daze of Wine and Roaches (2007) ... Evie Pierpont
 2007 Close to Home (TV Series)
Gaby Tursi
- Getting In (2007) ... Gaby Tursi
 2006 My Name Is Earl (TV Series)
Young Gwen
- BB (2006) ... Young Gwen
 2005 Once Upon a Mattress (TV Movie)
 2004-2005 Jack & Bobby (TV Series)
Chloe Benedict
- Valentino (2004) ... Chloe Benedict
 2004 Everybody Loves Raymond (TV Series)
Snotty Girl #2
- Party Dress (2004) ... Snotty Girl #2
 2003 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Young Clare Metcalf
- Clare de Lune (2003) ... Young Clare Metcalf
 1999 Replacing Dad (TV Movie)
Little Girl
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Music video of Best Coast: "Our Deal".

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1 Interview | 3 Articles | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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My whole life I've been so self-conscious about being skinny. And just recently I don't care anymore. All insecurities are projected because of what you think others are saying about you, but they don't really matter at all. My only real insecurities in high school were having such long legs and thick hair-things I'm so very grateful for now. See more »


She auditioned for the role of "Lucy" in I Am Sam (2001), but lost out to Dakota Fanning. See more »


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A terrific actress, probably among the best of this generation lkalvin8
Why is she the lead in divergent and the fault in our stars? liuyiguan
Shailene Woodley AND Jennifer Lawrence jegperez
Spectacular BeAK787
I love her. aceinthehole12
always plays a teen iamjessicaw-362-385784
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