Who is Ava Russo? Age and parents of Hawkeye actress

Darcy Rafter September 13, 2021
Who is Ava Russo? Age and parents of Hawkeye actress
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Ava Russo’s age has come into question as she plays Hawkeye’s daughter, Lila Barton, in Marvel Studios’ upcoming Hawkeye series. As the trailer has just dropped, fans are curious about the actress.

The new series sees Jeremy Renner reprise the role of Clint Barton, with Hailee Steinfeld playing his protege. The series will consist of six episodes and debut on 24 November 2021.

It will be the fourth Marvel and Disney+ live-action series following so much success from shows such as Loki and WandaVision.

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Marvel Studios’ Hawkeye | Official Trailer | Disney+

Marvel Studios’ Hawkeye | Official Trailer | Disney+

What is Ava Russo’s age?

Ava Russo is 20 years old and was born on 15 December 2000.

Ava lives in the US and is of Italian descent. Many fans have commented on how beautiful she is and are desperate to follow her on Instagram.

Unfortunately, she doesn’t have an Instagram page but she does have a dedicated fan account.

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Who are Ava Russo’s parents?

Ava is the daughter of film and television director Joe Russo while her mother is Pooja Raj.

Her father has strong ties to the Marvel Cinematic Universe films as he directed Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Infinity War.

Ava has two sisters, Lia Russo and Sophia Russo. She also has a brother, Basil Russo. Not only is Sophia a successful model but fame also runs in the family as her uncle, Anthony Russo, is a popular director too.  

Who is Ava Russo?

Ava is a young actress who you may recognise from her role in Avengers: Endgame. This was her first acting role credit although it was not her first time on the red carpet. Ava has attended many of those alongside her film director father.

Actress stars in Hawkeye as Lila Barton

Jeremy Renner was spotted filming in New York City on 3 December 2021, paparazzi photographed him shooting with Ava who will reprise her role as Lila Barton in the film.

The official synopsis for the film reads: “Former Avenger Clint Barton has a seemingly simple mission: get back to his family for Christmas. Possible? Maybe with the help of Kate Bishop, a 22-year-old archer with dreams of becoming a superhero.”

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Darcy is an experienced journalist passionate about celebrity culture and entertainment. After gaining a degree in Media and Communications at Goldsmiths University she has also become a social media specialist, always keeping informed on the latest trends. With almost five years of experience in media, her expertise is analysing platforms such as Instagram, Twitter and TikTok. When she's not tracking the latest trending content, she’s watching films and eating lots of chocolate.