Camilla Belle is a Brazilian-American actress, writer, and producer with an impressive body of works in Hollywood. The beautiful actress has appeared in numerous films over the years including When A Stranger Calls, Push, The Ballad of Jack and Rose and Replacing Dad. Though not an award recipient yet, she has, however, been nominated for several awards including being nominated four times for the Young Artist Award.
Camilla Belle’s Bio, Age, Ethnicity
Camilla Belle Routh was born in Los Angeles, California on the 2nd of October, 1986. Her father, Jack Wesley Routh is a country music composer and has his own construction company while her mother, Cristina Gould is a fashion designer. Camilla happens to be an only child and was raised in a Catholic home.
The actress is of mixed ethnicity as both parents have heritage rooted in various cultures. Her father comes from a small town, Kingman in Kansas but also has roots in German and French cultures. Her mother, who is a Brazilian, also has Portuguese and Italian ancestry. This explains why Camilla speaks Portuguese and Spanish fluently. It was also reported that she was named after a Brazilian soap opera character, Camila in Cavalo de Aço.
She attended Catòlica Elementary School of Sāo Paulo before moving to the Marlborough School in Los Angeles. Though based in Los Angeles now, she remains particularly drawn to mother’s hometown, Santos, Brazil as she has spent most of her holidays there. While in Santos, she picked up several local interests most especially Brazilian food and telenovelas.
Camilla Belle had an early start in her career as she made her debut appearance in a print ad at just nine months. However, her film debut was in NBC’s thriller, Trapped Beneath the Earth. Still, as a child actor, she got roles in the American family film A Little Princess and in the Sci-Fi adventure film, The Lost World: Jurassic Park. Camilla was cast later as Aubrey Shepard in the radio drama, Adventures in Odyssey. She earned a Young Artist Award nomination for her role as Young Sally in Practical Magic.
Other projects she has been involved with include Disney TV Movie – Rip Girls, Back to the Secret Garden, The Quiet, The Chumscrubber, Father of Invention and The Mad Whale. She also showcased her talent in series such as Walker, Texas Ranger and The Wild Thornberrys. Music videos were not left out as she featured in the Jonas Brothers’ music video for the song Lovebug (2008) and in Enrique Iglesias’s Heart Attack (2013)
With successful films such as The Lost World: The Jurassic Park and 10,000 BC up her sleeves, the talented actress has amassed for herself a net worth of $2.5 million. She also gets endorsements from several organizations and fashion brands such as Vera Wang. With a kind heart, Camilla Belle still gives out to charity and is the international spokesperson for ‘Kids With A Cause’.
Height and Weight
The actress stands tall at 5 feet 8 inches and has her weight listed at 53kg. Camilla Belle has no personal trainer but is a yoga enthusiast as she enjoys the blend of physical exercise and meditation.
Dating Life: Boyfriend or Husband?
Camilla Belle is not yet married and is also not in any relationship at the moment. Despite being single now, Camilla has led an interesting love life. In 2006, it was rumored that she was dating English actor, Tom Sturridge. The pair were seen together sharing precious moments but there wasn’t any official confirmation about their relationship. By 2008, they were reported to have parted ways.
Later that same year, Camilla Belle got into a relationship with the American musician Joe Jonas. Their relationship began after Belle appeared in the Jonas Brothers Lovebug music video. The two were quite an item as they were spotted together many times. With only a year of bliss, they broke it off in July 2009 for unknown reasons. However, the duo decided to remain friends.
The Quiet star was also seen with American actor, Topher Grace, at Brentwood Country Mart. It was said that the pair went for a day date. In the end, no relationship developed between the two stars and both went their separate ways.
She was in a relationship with football star Tim Tebow for several months in 2012, after which she dated Chad Michael Murray in 2013. Following her break up with Chad Michael Murray, Camilla Belle was rumored to have had a fling with Enrique Iglesias. But for now, Belle keeps a low profile and is seriously adhering to her work schedule.