Amandla Stenberg Joins ‘Sleepy Hollow’ as Capt. Frank Irving’s Daughter

Amandla Stenberg, 2013
Amandla Stenberg, 2013

Amandla Stenberg at the ‘Beautiful Creatures’ Premiere, February 6, 2013

FOX’s supernatural hit series Sleepy Hollow is getting a new cast member: Amandla Stenberg , best known for her roles as Rue in 2012’s The Hunger Games and the young Cataleya in 2011’s Colombiana .

The 14-year-old actress will make her series debut in the forthcoming November 25th episode as Macey, the daughter of Capt. Frank Irving (played by Orlando Jones ) and his ex-wife Cynthia.

Also starring Nicole Beharie (as Lieutenant Abbie Mills) and Tom Mison (as Ichabod Crane), Sleepy Hollow premiered on September 16, 2013 to 10 million viewers with 3.5 rating.

The premiere went on to earn a total of 13.6 million viewers and a 5.0 rating after three additional days of time-shifted viewing, making it FOX’s most successful fall drama premiere since the debut of “24” in November 2001.

The show was renewed for a second season on October 3rd. Now on hiatus, fans will have to wait until November 4th for episode six, Join, or Die .

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