R.I.P: Steve Irwin was killed by a sting ray in 2006
His daughter: Bindi Irwin is 14 is carrying on his legacy
She's an actress: starring in Return to Nim's Island on the Hallmark Channel
She plays a girl trying to save her island from developers in the sequel to 2008 filmNim's Island. Bindi, who plays Nim, recruits some animal allies in her battle against the forces who want to turn the island into a tourist attraction.
"The movie really reflects on my own life," says Bindi in press materials. "I'm trying to carry on in my dad's footsteps, to make sure his message never dies. My dad is my greatest hero.... I'm so lucky to have so many memories with him.
In real-life: Bindi is a Wildlife Warrior.......
''I want to carry on in my dad's footsteps and make sure his message lives on forever,'' she says. ''I feel like that's why I've been put on this planet - to get my message across.''
TRIVIA: Bindi is an aboriginal term meaning "little girl"
teen-i-am: Inspirational.....doing a great job @ keeping her fathers legacy alive xoxo