3 Rules: When she started acting at age 5, her parents gave her three directives: Stay who you are; have fun; do well in school if you want to keep acting. She heeded their advice, and now, 17 years later, she has 23 TV and film roles to her name!
1 Month: Natural-living Shailene washes her scalp once every 30 days with sea-buckthorn shampoo.
14 years old: Calling herself “the latest bloomer there ever was,” Shailene says she was still playing with Barbies as she entered high school.
80’s Attire: She dressed as an ’80s vixen in Best Coast’s “Our Deal” music video, directed by Drew Barrymore.
121 Episodes: She played The Secret Life of the American Teenager’s Amy Juergens from 2008 to 2013 .
2011 Film: When she was cast in her first major film, The Descendants, with George Clooney, she quit her job at American Apparel.
9,000,000 Books: Shailene’s newest hit film, The Fault in Our Stars, is based on the best-seller of the same name by John Green, which has sold more than 9 million copies worldwide.