Yara Shahidi Age, Wiki, Biography, Height, Weight, Net Worth, Boyfriend & More

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Yara Shahidi, an accomplished American model and actress, has graced the entertainment industry with her presence.

Her impressive portfolio includes a multitude of commercials for renowned products and brands such as ‘McDonald’s,’ ‘Target,’ ‘GapKids,’ ‘Ralph Lauren,’ ‘Disney,’ ‘The Children’s Place,’ and ‘Guess Kids.’ However, it is her roles in popular television shows that have made her a household name.

Notably, she is best known for her portrayal of ‘Zoey Johnson’ in the hit sitcom series ‘Black-ish.’ Her remarkable talent also shone through when she played ‘Chloe Johnson’ in the series ‘The First Family.’

Shahidi’s versatility is further highlighted by her guest appearances in various TV shows like ‘Entourage,’ ‘Cold Case,’ ‘Wizards of Waverly Place,’ ‘$h*! My Dad Says,’ ‘The Cape,’ ‘Scandal,’ and ‘Bad Teacher.’

She has also left her mark in the world of cinema with roles in movies like ‘Imagine That,’ ‘Salt,’ ‘Unthinkable,’ ‘Butter,’ and ‘Alex Cross.’ Notably, she earned an ‘NAACP Image Award’ for ‘Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy’ for her exceptional performance in ‘Black-ish.’

Represented by the prestigious ‘Women’s Management’ modeling agency, Yara Shahidi’s career is nothing short of remarkable.

Yara Shahidi Wiki & Biography

Name Yara Shahidi
Nickname Yara
Date Of Birth February 10, 2000
Age 23 Years
Birth Place Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Gender Female
Profession Actress, Model, and Activist
Debut FilmImagine ThatMovie posterTelevisionEntourageTV Show
Famous For Imagine That
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Nationality American
Religion Islam

Yara Shahidi’s Net Worth

Salary Not Known
Net Worth USD $1 million approx.

Height, Weight, and Color

Height in cm 160 cm
Height in Meters 1.60 m
Height in Feet Inches 5 feet 3 inches
Weight 45 kg

99 lbs

Body Type Slim
Body Measurement 31-23-31 inches
Waist Size 23 inches
Shoe Size 7 (US)
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black

Yara Shahidi Family and Relatives

Father Afshin Shahidi

Yara Shahidi with her parents
Yara Shahidi with her parents

Mother Keri Shahidi
Brothers Sayeed Shahidi

Ehsan Shahidi

Yara Shahidi with her brothers
Yara Shahidi with her brothers

Sisters Not Known
Boyfriends / Girlfriends Not Known
Marital Status Single
Partner Not Known
Sons Not Known
Daughters Not Known

Yara Shahidi Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification Graduated
School Dwight Global Online School
College & University Harvard University

Favourites Things Of Yara Shahidi

Favorite Colour White chocolate, Arctic lime
Favorite Actor Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Food Not a foodie
Favorite TV Shows Not Known
Favorite Movie Not Known
Favorite Pets Not Known
Hobbies Puzzles
Favorite Destination Nerja, Spain and Crete, Greece

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Interesting Facts About Yara Shahidi

  • Yara Shahidi embarked on her entertainment journey at the tender age of six, making her presence felt in commercials for prominent brands like ‘McDonald’s,’ ‘Target,’ ‘GapKids,’ ‘Ralph Lauren,’ ‘Disney,’ ‘The Children’s Place,’ and ‘Guess Kids.’
  • Her acting debut took place in 2007 when she appeared in an episode of ‘Entourage.’ Two years later, she ventured into the world of cinema, featuring in the movie ‘Imagine That.’
  • Simultaneously, she graced drama series like ‘In the Motherhood,’ ‘Cold Case,’ and ‘Wizards of Waverly Place.’
  • In 2010, Shahidi made her mark in the film industry with roles in ‘Salt’ and ‘Unthinkable.’
  • A year later, she portrayed ‘Montana’ in the television movie ‘Rip City.’
  • In 2011, she left her mark in an episode of ‘The Cape’ and later starred in the film ‘Alex Cross.’
  • The year 2012 saw her playing the role of ‘Chloe Johnson’ in the drama series ‘The First Family.’ The following year, she added to her list of accomplishments with a role in the series ‘Scandal.’
  • However, her breakthrough moment arrived in 2014 when she assumed the character of ‘Zoey Johnson’ in the beloved sitcom series ‘Black-ish.’
  • During the same year, she also made an appearance in the TV program ‘The Fosters.’
  • From 2016 to 2018, her versatile talent extended to voice acting as she lent her voice to the character of ‘Darcy’ in the series ‘Trollhunters.’
  • From 2018 to 2019, she continued her voice acting by bringing ‘Darci Scott’ to life in an American computer-animated science fantasy television series titled ‘3Below: Tales of Arcadia.’
  • In 2019, her star power was evident in the teen drama film ‘The Sun Is Also a Star,’ where she shared the screen with Charles Melton.
  • She is related to the well-known rapper Nas, who is her cousin.
  • In June 2017, Shahidi made the exciting announcement that she would be attending ‘Harvard University.’
  • When it comes to matters of the heart, it is reported that the talented actress is currently single. For now, it appears that she is dedicating her focus to her education and burgeoning career.

Yara Shahidi’s Social Media Handles

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