Ed Sheeran released the music video for his new single, Shivers, on Friday, September 10, and fans are thrilled to see actress AnnaSophia Robb feature alongside him.
Shivers is a part of the singer’s upcoming album = (Equals), which will be released on October 29, via Atlantic Records. Following the track’s release, Ed also performed the song at the opening game of the 2021 NFL season.
5 surprising facts about AnnaSophia Robb
Many fans might already know that 27-year-old Anna was a child actress, who made her debut in Samantha: An American Girl Holiday (2004). She also starred in Because of Winn-Dixie (2005), and Tim Burton’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005).
Anna’s portrayal of Leslie Burke in Bridge to Terabithia (2007) earned her recognition and two Young Artist Awards.
Here are five surprising facts about the star.
Anna recently got engaged
The actress took to Instagram on Tuesday (Sept. 7) to announce her engagement to her boyfriend, Trevor Paul.
The Carrie Diaries actress is of mixed descent
She went back to school
Despite finding success in Hollywood at an early age, Anna enrolled at New York University in 2014. She created her own major at NYU, studying the intersection of philosophy, ethics and drama. She graduated in 2018.
Anna has dated at least two of her co-stars
She’s a singer too!
The 27-year-old Hollywood star also dabbled into the world of music. Her single Keep Your Mind Wide Open was ranked at #90 on the Billboard Hot 100 during its first week in March 2007.
A look at Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shivers’ music video
Ed’s new track is quite impressive in itself, but the music video certainly kicks it up a notch. The ebullient video is directed by Dave Meyers and stars the singer and Anna who are engaged in a fantasy-filled whirlwind romance.
You get to see everything, from waiting desperately for text and fight scenes involving superpowers, to a dance number. The video has garnered over 700,000 views in merely a few hours of its release.
Fans react to singer’s new track
The English singer’s fans are loving his new song, while others are thrilled to see Anna in the video.