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, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2003–present

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

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]


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]


Year Title Role Notes
2003 Mother Teresa of Calcutta English Girl Uncredited
2005 Headspace Martha
2012 Underworld: Awakening Eve
2014 Kite Sawa
2014 Nanny Cam Heather TV film
2015 Social Suicide Julia
2015 The Curse of Sleeping Beauty Briar Rose
2015 My Sweet Audrina Audrina
Year Title Role Notes
2008–2013 The Secret Life of the American Teenager Ashley Juergens Main role; 120 episodes


  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". 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.

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