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Danielle Campbell

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Danielle Campbell
Danielle Campbell at PaleyFest 2014.jpg
Campbell at PaleyFest in 2014 for The Originals
Born (1995-01-30) January 30, 1995 (age 21)
Occupation Actress
Years active 2006–present

Danielle Campbell (born January 30,[1] 1995[2][3]) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Jessica Olson in the Disney Channel Original Movie StarStruck[2][4][5][6] and as Simone Daniels in the Disney film Prom.[2][5] She starred on the television series The Originals[7] as Davina Claire from 2013–16.[4][5][8]


Campbell is from Hinsdale, Illinois.[2][3][4] Her parents are Georganne and John Campbell, and she has a younger brother.[2][4] She was discovered in a hair salon in Chicago at the age of 10.[2][4][6][8]

She lives in Atlanta, Georgia,[3][4][8] while filming The Originals and the rest of the time in Chicago, Illinois.[5][6] Since December 2015, she is in a relationship with One Direction band member Louis Tomlinson.[9][10][11]


Her first big break was as a guest star on Prison Break,[3][5] appearing in five episodes.[4] She also appeared in a nationwide commercial for Build-A-Bear Workshop[2][4] and played the character of Darla in the 2008 movie The Poker House. In 2010, she appeared in the Disney Channel television series Zeke and Luther[3] portraying Dani, before starring in the television movie StarStruck[2][4][5][6] with Sterling Knight the same year. Upon StarStruck's release, she signed a development deal with Disney. She starred in the movie Prom,[5] released on April 29, 2011, co-starring with Nicholas Braun, Nolan Sotillo and Aimee Teegarden.[2]

In 2013, she was cast a starring role in the television series The Originals,[7][12] where she portrayed the role of a powerful sixteen-year-old witch named Davina for the series' first three seasons.[4][5][8] In late 2013, Campbell was announced to star in the 2015 film 16 South, alongside Luke Benward.[4][13] In April 2015 Campbell shot the movie Race To Redemption where she has a lead role, alongside Aiden Flowers and Luke Perry; the movie is set to be released in 2016. Campbell is set to play Ellie Reed in the upcoming 2016 television series SINs[14] and Maddy in the 2017 Fine Brothers production F*&% the Prom.


Film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2008 The Poker House Darla
2011 Prom Simone Daniels Main role
2012 Madea's Witness Protection Cindy Needleman Main role
2016 Race to Redemption Hannah Rhodes Post-production
2017 F*&% the Prom Maddy Post-production
Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2006–07 Prison Break Gracey Hollander 5 episodes
2010 Zeke and Luther Dani Episode: "Double Crush"
2010 Starstruck Jessica Olson Disney Channel Original Movie
2012 Drop Dead Diva Carla Middlen Episode: "Family Matters"
2013–17 The Originals Davina Claire Main role (seasons 1–3) Guest (season 4)
2016 SINs Ellie Reed Pre-production


  1. ^ Danielle Campbell [daniellemcam] (January 30, 2012). "Thank you so much for all the happy birthdays guys!!! It means so much to me love you! Xoxoxoxo" (Tweet). Retrieved May 14, 2016 – via Twitter. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i Nina Metz (April 26, 2011). "Hey, you're grounded". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved March 19, 2015. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "Danielle Campbell". Retrieved March 29, 2015. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k Courtney Crowder (October 5, 2014). "'Originals' actress goes from Hinsdale to Hollywood". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved March 22, 2015. 
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h "Danielle Campbell's Biography on WhoSay". November 24, 2013. Retrieved April 2, 2015. 
  6. ^ a b c d "Danielle Campbell interview on Miss O & Friends". Retrieved April 3, 2015. 
  7. ^ a b "Danielle Campbell: On Kickboxing, Sunscreen, And Apples With Peanut Butter". December 8, 2014. Retrieved March 27, 2015. 
  8. ^ a b c d Liane Bonin Starr (April 15, 2014). "Interview: 'The Originals' ' Danielle Campbell talks life, death and Marcel". Retrieved March 24, 2015. 
  9. ^ "PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Best Shop Ever! Louis Tomlinson looks loved-up with new girlfriend Danielle Campbell as they pick up groceries in California". Daily Mail. 17 January 2016. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  10. ^ "New father Louis Tomlinson cosies up to gorgeous girlfriend Danielle Campbell at pre-Grammys party in West Hollywood". Daily Mail. 15 February 2016. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  11. ^ "Louis Tomlinson Was a "Complete Gentleman" During Valentine's Day Party With Danielle Campbell". E! Online. 15 February 2016. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  12. ^ Nellie Andreeva (February 8, 2013). "Danielle Campbell Joins 'Vampire Diaries' Spinoff, Chin Han To Recur On 'Arrow'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 14, 2016. 
  13. ^ "OFFICIAL WEBSITE FOR "16 South"". Retrieved March 19, 2015. 
  14. ^ SINs, 2000-01-01, retrieved 2016-08-09 

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