Q'Orianka Kilcher

Actress
Often when an actor or actress makes a sudden appearance on the Hollywood stage, they're immediately proclaimed to be an overnight success. The reality is usually the opposite-they have toiled in thankless parts for ... Read more »
Born: 02/11/1990 in Germany

Filmography

Actor (13)

Sky 2016 (Movie)

Missy (Actor)

Blaze You Out 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Got the Facts on Milk? 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Birthday Boys 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Power of Few 2013 (Movie)

Alexa (Actor)

Firelight 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Actor

Longmire 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Princess Kaiulani 2010 (Movie)

Princess Kaiulani (Actor)

Sons of Anarchy 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

The People Speak 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

The New World 2005 (Movie)

Pocahontas (Actor)

Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas 2000 (Movie)

Little Choir Member (Actor)

Neverland (Movie)

(Actor)

Biography

Often when an actor or actress makes a sudden appearance on the Hollywood stage, they're immediately proclaimed to be an overnight success. The reality is usually the opposite-they have toiled in thankless parts for many years. But for actress Q'Orianka (kor-e-ahn-ka) Kilcher, her sudden rise indeed occurred virtually overnight.

EDUCATION

Musicians Institute of Hollywood

attended on scholarship

Milestones

2005

At the age of 14, was cast as the legendary Pocahontas in Terrence Malick's "The New World" opposite Colin Farrell as John Smith

2000

Professional acting debut, playing a wee Who in the town of Whoville in "How the Grinch Stole Christmas"

Raised in Honolulu

Moved to Los Angeles with family to pursue a music career

Bonus Trivia

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A descendant from South American Huachipaeri and Quechua tribes

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Name translates to "golden eagle" in Quechua

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Kilcher was arrested at the White House on June 1, 2010, for tying herself to a fence while her mother Saskia poured a black substance over her body. Both women reportedly told officials they were objecting to an upcoming visit from Alan Garcia, president of Peru. She was charged with disorderly conduct, her mother with defacing government property, and ordered to appear in Washington, D.C., Superior Court on June 9.

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