11 december, 1996
Hailee Steinfeld is from Thousand Oaks, California. She left middle school toward the end of her first year to be home-schooled in sixth grade. Her father is personal trainer Peter Steinfeld.
Hailee says she is very interested to be "on the other side of the camera" and would like to eventually produce and direct.
Presented at the 2011 Golden Globes with Justin Bieber.
Her father is Ashkenazi. Her mother has Filipino, German, and English ancestry.
Has one older brother, Griffin (January 9, 1994) who is an off-road race driver.
She was born in Tarzana, California.
Her mother, Cheri Steinfeld, is an interior designer and her father, Peter Steinfeld, is a personal fitness trainer.
One of her best friends is Adam Irigoyen of Disney Channel's "Shake It Up!" (2010).
Was a cheerleader for eight years.
Niece of Jake Steinfeld.
Her favorite movie is The Social Network (2010).
In May 2011, Miu Miu announced that it had chosen Steinfeld as its new face.
She auditioned eight times for the role of Mattie Ross on the Coen Brother's True Grit, also starring Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Barry Pepper and Josh Brolin.
She played the role of Talia Alden in the award-winning short film, She's a Fox, written and directed by Cameron Sawyer. She made several television commercials and guest appearances on television programs.
Good friends with Taylor Swift.
Her maternal great-uncle is actor Larry Domasin, who is the brother of Hailee's maternal grandfather.