Annabella Avery “Bella” Thorne(born October 8, 1997) is an American actress and singer. She played Ruthy Spivey in the TV series My Own Worst Enemy, Tancy Henrickson in the fourth season of Big Love, and CeCe Jones on the Disney Channel series Shake It Up.She also appeared as Hilary/”Larry” in Blended and as Celia in Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day In 2015, she played Madison in The Duff and Amanda in Perfect HighThorne was born in Pembroke Pines, Florida, to Tamara and Delancey Reinaldo “Rey” Thorne. She has three elder siblings, Kaili, Danielle, and Remy, who are also actors. Her father was of Cuban descent. Thorne has stated that she is also of Italian and Irish ancestry.
Thorne’s first film appearance was an uncredited role as a sidelines fan in the 2003 film Stuck on You. She has since appeared in film and television projects including Entourage and The O.C. as a younger version of Taylor Townsend. In 2007 she joined the recurring cast of Dirty Sexy Money’s second season, her first major television role. She played Margaux Darling. The series revolves around lawyer and family man Nick George, when Nick’s father mysteriously dies in a plane crash,horne’s father died in a motorcycle accident in 2007.
Thorne was diagnosed with dyslexia in the first grade. She was home-schooled after previously attending a public school, where she had suffered peer abuse. She improved in her learning after attending a Sylvan Learning center and began reading and writing a grade ahead She discussed her dyslexia in an April 2010 interview with American Cheerleader magazine, and explained that she overcame her dyslexia by rigorously reading everything she could find, including the labels of cereal boxes