Hannah Hodson, born in San Francisco in 1991, moved to New York City at the age of two. She got her start in a Nike Air Jordan commercial directed by Spike Lee. She was then cast Lee's short film "Jesus Children of America," part of the larger production, "All The Invisible Children," which premiered at the Venice Film Festival in 2005. She also starred in the TNT film special "The Ron Clark Story" as Shameika, for which she received a Young Artist's Award in 2007. Hannah now lives in Brooklyn, New York and attends The Beacon School where she is an active member of B'DAT (Beacon Drama Art Theater).