Bethany Hamilton; Annasophia Robb

Bethany Hamilton was born into a family of surfers and hit the boards early in life. At age 13, she survived a tiger shark attack, which left her with a severed left arm. Determined to return to the sport, Hamilton realized her dream of turning pro in ’07. AnnaSophia Robb splits her time between high school and acting. Since her film debut at age 9, she’s nailed 10 leading roles and worked with A-list actors and directors in such films as Because of Winn Dixie and Race to Witch Mountain. Robb portrays Hamilton in the inspirational new film, Soul Surfer.