BiographyAmanda Salinas Castillo was born on April 18, 1993 in Texas. She has a younger identical twin sister named Andrea who was born on the same day, two minutes after her. Both Amanda and her sister have Achondroplasia dwarfism. Before she and her sister were on Little Women: Atlanta, they were club dancers, and performed together as the "Tiny Twinz". They were almost like legends within the little person performer community. They moved to Atlanta for more opportunities to perform
In Season 3 of Little Women: Atlanta, Amanda and her sister decided to quit club dancing, and do things such as club promoting and hosting.
In 2016, Amanda and her sister were guests on The Rickey Smiley Morning Show, a syndicated radio show which was once co-hosted their fellow Little Women: Atlanta cast member Shirlene "Ms.Juicy" King Pearson.
Amanda and her sister Andrea appeared on the TV One reality show called, "Rickey Smiley For Real".
Behind the Scenes
Amanda is married to Jordan Castillo. They started dating on December 14, 2014. In Summer 2017, the couple got engaged. The two tied the knot on August 25, 2018.
has a niece named Isla, who is the offspring of her brother, Oscar Salinas Jr. She also has an older sister. Her other sister and brother Oscar are both average-sized.
On May 24, 2019, Amanda and her sister Andrea released a song titled "Project X" with Bri Barlup and Emily Fernandez (A.K.A Left Cheek & Right Cheek). The music video for the song was released on YouTube on June 8, 2019, and over the course of 17 days, the video received 1.1 million views.
Amanda and her sister Andrea had a very close relationship with their fellow cast member Ashley "Minnie" Ross since 2015. The two were devastated by Ross' passing in April 2020. They were the only two Little Women: Atlanta cast members that were able to attend Ross' funeral. The service was otherwise only open to Minnie's relatives due to strict social distancing orders during the Coronavirus outbreak. The general public was able to watch a live stream of the funeral.
- Amanda and her husband have three dogs: a French Bulldog named Bella (who's birthday is July 11th), a French Bulldog named D'bo, and another dog named Asia.
- She and her sister have matching tattoos of their last name on their calves.
- Salinas and her twin sister wear a size 1 in in children's shoes.
- She has the second highest Instagram following out of all Little Women: Atlanta or Little Women franchise cast members of over 942,000 as of June 26, 2020. Her sister Andrea has the highest--over 953,000 followers as of June 26, 2020.