Belle at the 7th Annual Chanel Tribeca Film Festival Artists Dinner 2012
|Born||Camilla Belle Routh
October 2, 1986
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Belle was born as Camilla Belle Routh in Los Angeles, California. Her mother, Cristina Gould, is a Brazilian-born fashion designer and her father, Jack Wesley Routh, owns a construction company and was a composer of country music. Belle was raised in a Catholic household. She attended St. Paul's Catholic Elementary School and then the Marlborough School, an all-girl high school in Los Angeles.
She made her professional debut in a print ad at nine months. At age five she was cast as a lead in her first film, NBC's thriller, Trapped Beneath the Earth. Belle began her career with a small role in the film production of the novel A Little Princess starring Liesel Matthews. Her first lead role was in Rip Girls in 2000, a Disney Channel original movie. She returned to performing after a short break with the lead role in the remake of When A Stranger Calls. Her next role was in the feature film 10,000 BC, directed by Roland Emmerich, a film about prehistoric humans. Belle's next big release was playing the role of Kira Hollis in Push, a sci-fi thriller involving a group of super-powered youths, hiding from a clandestine U.S. government agency.
Following a turn as Steven Seagal's daughter in The Patriot (1998), she earned a 1999 Youth in Film Young Artist Award nomination for her portrayal of Sandra Bullock's character as a girl in Practical Magic (1998), as well as another nomination the same year for her guest appearance on the TV series Walker: Texas Ranger. She received her third and fourth Young Artist Award nominations respectively for the telefilm Replacing Dad (1999) and for her role in the Disney Channel TV Movie Rip Girls (2000). In 2010, she appeared in Breakaway with Vinay Virmani directed by Robert Lieberman.
|1995||Little Princess, AA Little Princess||Jane|
|1996||Poison Ivy II: Lily||Daphna Falk|
|1997||Lost World: Jurassic Park, TheThe Lost World: Jurassic Park||Cathy Bowman|
|1998||Practical Magic||Young Sally Owens|
|1998||Patriot, TheThe Patriot||Holly McClaren|
|1999||Invisible Circus, TheThe Invisible Circus||Phoebe, age 10-12|
|1999||Secret of the Andes||Diana Willings|
|2001||Back to the Secret Garden||Lizzy Buscana|
|2005||Ballad of Jack and Rose, TheThe Ballad of Jack and Rose||Rose Slavin|
|2005||Chumscrubber, TheThe Chumscrubber||Crystal Falls|
|2005||Quiet, TheThe Quiet||Dot|
|2006||When a Stranger Calls||Jill Johnson|
|2007||The Trap||Hermia||Short film|
|2009||Adrift||Ângela||À Deriva (Brazilian title)|
|2010||Father of Invention||Claire Axle|
|2011||From Prada to Nada||Nora Dominguez|
|2011||Breakaway||Melissa Winters||Speedy Singhs (Hindi title)|
|2013||Zero Hour[disambiguation needed]||Paula||Short film|
|2013||I Brake for Gringos||Gaby||Completed|
|2013||Love Is All You Need?||Jude Klein||Pre-production|
|2013||Bumped[disambiguation needed]||In production|
|????||Of Corset's Mine||Jane||Pre-production|
|????||Bangkok Love Story||In production|
|1993||Empty Cradle||Sally||TV film|
|1993||Trouble Shooters: Trapped Beneath the Earth||Jennifer Gates||TV film|
|1994||Deconstructing Sarah||Young Elizabeth||TV film|
|1995||Annie: A Royal Adventure!||Molly||TV film|
|1996||Marshal Law||Boot Coleman||TV film|
|1998||Wild Thornberrys, TheThe Wild Thornberrys||Calf (voice)||Episode: "Where the Gauchos Roam"|
|1998||Walker, Texas Ranger||Cindy Morgan||Episode: "Code of the West"|
|1999||Replacing Dad||Mandy||TV film|
|2000||Rip Girls||Sydney Miller||TV film|
|2001||Back to the Secret Garden||Lizzie Buscana||TV film|
Awards and nominations
|1999||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a TV Drama Series - Guest Starring Young Actress||Walker, Texas Ranger||Nominated|
|1999||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young Actress||Practical Magic||Nominated|
|2000||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot - Supporting Young Actress||Replacing Dad||Nominated|
|2001||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a TV Movie (Drama) - Leading Young Actress||Rip Girls||Nominated|
|2005||Gotham Awards||Breakthrough Award||The Ballad of Jack and Rose||Nominated|
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- "Camilla Belle: Biography". tv.com. Retrieved 2009-04-14.
- "Camilla Belle Biography and Facts". Fortunecity.com. October 2, 1986. Retrieved 2010-08-22.
- "Video Clip of Camilla Belle in Push".
- "Speedy Singhs her first Indian Movie". Bollywoodhungama.com. September 23, 2011. Retrieved 2012-05-08.
- "It's Official: Joe Jonas and Camilla Belle Have Split". people.com. July 27, 2009. Retrieved 2010-02-12.
- "Joe Jonas and Camilla Belle call it quitsi". July 27, 2009. Retrieved 2009-07-28.
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