India Eisley

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India Eisley
India Eisley at Cinema City Film Festival 3.jpg
Eisley at the Cinema City Film Festival in March 2008
Born India Eisley
(1993-10-29) October 29, 1993 (age 22)
Los Angeles, California, US
Occupation Actress
Years active 2003–present

India Eisley (born October 29, 1993) is an American actress. She is known for the role of Sawa in Kite as well as Eve in Underworld: Awakening, and Audrina in My Sweet Audrina

Early life[edit]

Eisley was born on October 29, 1993, in Los Angeles, California, to musician David Glen Eisley and actress Olivia Hussey.[1] Her grandfather was actor Anthony Eisley.[2]

Career[edit]

Eisley and her mother appeared together in the 2005 movie Headspace. After small roles in various independent films, Eisley gained a major role in 2008 in The Secret Life of the American Teenager. She played Ashley Juergens, younger sister of teen mother Amy Juergens.

Eisley starred as Sawa in the 2014 action film Kite, starring Samuel L. Jackson. At the end of 2014 she filmed Social Suicide, a modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet, due for release in late 2015. In the beginning of 2015 she also filmed the dark fantasy film The Curse of Sleeping Beauty as Briar Rose. Eisley also appears in the film adaptation of the VC Andrews' book My Sweet Audrina, in the title role of Audrina.

Author Jessica Brody has expressed a desire for Eisley to portray her character Seraphina in the film adaptation of her novel Unremembered. Hollywood casting director Michelle Levy was first to recommend Eisley for the role.[3][4]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Director Notes
2003 Mother Teresa of Calcutta English Girl Fabrizio Costa Uncredited
2005 Headspace Martha Andrew van den Houten with her mother Olivia Hussey
2012 Underworld: Awakening Eve Måns Mårlind, Björn Stein with Kate Beckinsale, Stephen Rea and Theo James
2014 Kite Sawa Ralph Ziman with Samuel L. Jackson
2014 Nanny Cam Heather Lambert Nancy Leopardy TV film (lifetime) with Laura Allen and Cam Gigandet
2015 Social Suicide Julia Bruce Webb with her mother Olivia Hussey and Leonard Whiting
2016 My Sweet Audrina Audrina Adare Mike Rohl TV film (lifetime) with William Moseley
2016 The Curse of Sleeping Beauty Briar Rose/ The Sleeping Beauty Pearry Teo with Ethan Peck and Bruce Davison
2016 "Amerigeddon" Penny Mike Norris with Dina Meyer, Diane Ladd and Marshall R. Teague
2017 "Adolescence" Alice Ashley Avis with Tommy Flanagan, Romeo Miller and Mikey River (Post-production)
2017 "Clinical" Alistair Legrand Post-production
2017 "Altar Rock" Andrzej Bartkowiak Pre-production
2017 "Behind the Glass" Maria/Airam Assaf Bernstein Pre-production
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2008–2013 The Secret Life of the American Teenager Ashley Juergens Main role; 120 episodes
2016 Socio Jordan Main role[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Meriah Doty (9 May 2012). "Girl cast as young Angelina Jolie has more in common than looks". Yahoo. 
  2. ^ India Eisley at the Internet Movie Database
  3. ^ "Unremembered Casting". JessicaBrody.com. 28 May 2013. Retrieved 24 May 2015. 
  4. ^ "YA Sci-Fi Book 'Unremembered' Acquired by 'Vampire Academy' Producers (Exclusive)", The Hollywood Reporter", Rebecca Ford, March 24, 2014.
  5. ^ Jarvey, Natalie. "India Eisley to Star in Thriller Series 'Socio'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 1 September 2016. 

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