Shailene WoodleyShailene Diann Woodley (born November 15, 1991) is an American actress and activist. Brought up in Simi Valley, California, Woodley began modeling at the age of 4 and began acting professionally in minor television roles, before gaining two Young Artist Award nominations for her leading roles in the television films ''A Place Called Home'' (2004) and ''Felicity: An American Girl Adventure'' (2005). As a teenager, she rose to fame for her leading role as Amy Juergens on the ABC Family television series ''The Secret Life of the American Teenager'' (2008–13), for which she received five Teen Choice Awards nominations. She garnered critical acclaim for her film debut in ''The Descendants'' (2011), for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture. Her role in ''The Spectacular Now'' (2013) received further praise, and she won the Sundance Film Festival Special Jury Prize for Dramatic Acting.
In 2014, Woodley achieved global recognition for her starring role in the romantic drama ''The Fault in Our Stars''. Her starring role as Beatrice "Tris" Prior in the dystopian science fiction action ''The Divergent Series'' (2014–16) garnered her further recognition. Since 2017, she has portrayed Jane Chapman in the HBO limited series ''Big Little Lies'' (2017–present) for which she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award.
Besides acting, Woodley is an environmental activist and has served as a board member of Our Revolution. Provided by Wikipedia