Zendaya is a popularly known American actress and singer born in Oakland, California. She became known for starring in Disney’s Shake it Up (2010). She was recognized as an actor in a Marvel Superhero movie: ‘Spider-man: Homecoming’ in 2017. Her role in the HBO series ‘Euphoria’ earned her an Emmy Award in 2020. Zendaya’s net worth is $20 million.
Zendaya grew up in an acting family, her mother helped around at the Shakespeare Theatre in California. Her childhood was filled with spending time in the theater watching and participating in plays which helped in acting. She worked as a child model for Macy, Mervyns, and Old Navy. Zendaya was also well-versed in her dancing. She was part of Hip Hop dance – Future shock for three years and was also a hula dancer with the Academy of Hawaiian Arts.
Zendaya never had any television experience but her experience in dancing was perfect for the show ‘Shake it Up’ in 2010. It was the second highest rated on Disney Channel after ‘Hannah Montana’. After her debut in a Marvel movie, she earned appreciation for her performance as a young drug addict in ‘Euphoria’, an HBO series. She got an Emmy Award in 2020 for ‘Outstanding Lead Actress’.
Zendaya was a model in her early childhood days for Macy’s and Mervin’s. She worked as a professional backup dancer for a music video starring Selena Gomez. Zendaya made her debut on television when she was 14 years old, ‘Shake it Up’ in which she played the role of ‘Rocky Blue’. She published a commercial song ‘ Swag it out’ in 2011.
Zendaya earned roles in Disney movies – Frenemies (2012) and Zapped (2014). In 2015 she appeared in Taylor swift’s Bad Blood album. In 2016, she became the face of the cover girl and also launched her clothing line – ‘Daya’. In 2017, Spider-man became her first ever feature film. In 2019, she was offered the lead role in ‘Euphoria’, a popular tv series that portrays her character who struggles with depression,and anxiety, and is a drug addict. In 2021, she appeared in the adaptation of Dune.
|Full name:||Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman|
|Height:||5 feet 10 inches|
|Father’s name:||Kazambe Ajamu Coleman|
|Mother’s name:||Claire Stoermer|
|Favorite color:||Pink and Black|
Zendaya Physical Appearance
|Height||5 feet 10 inches|
|Hair color||Dark Brown|
Zendaya Net worth
Zendaya’s net worth is around $20 million. Her major source of income can be credited to being an actress and singer, brand endorsements also add up to her net worth. Zendaya was rumored to be the highest-paid actor on the sets of ‘Euphoria’. The estimation of her net worth is the source of all the information already available to the public media.
Zendaya is close to her family and she credits them for keeping her grounded at all times. Zendaya’s mother is a former teacher and now owns a hand-made Jewellery brand that Zendaya is often seen wearing. Zendaya’s father, who is also her manager, is protective of her. Zendaya’s parents are separated but remain on good terms with each other.
Zendaya Family and Relationships
Zendaya is one of six children and is the youngest among all. She has three sisters – Kaylee, Katianna, and Annabelle along with her two brothers – Julien and Austin. She has good relations with all of them and is super close to each one of them individually.
Zendaya is currently dating Tom Holland, a British actor who was her co-star in the movie “Spider-man Homecoming”. Earlier she dated Trevor Jackson, Odell Beckman Jr., and Jacob Ellordi.
Facts about Zendaya
- If not for acting, she would have been a teacher like her parents or a basketball player.
- She was a backup dancer in a music video that was featuring Selena Gomez.
- Her favorite place in the world is Jamaica.
- She loves writing poetry.
- One of her red carpets looks inspired in creating looks for a Barbie doll.
- Zendaya served as United Nations AIDS ambassador.
- She loves watching ‘Harry Potter’ again and again.
Frequently asked questions about Zendaya
Zendaya’s current relationship status ?
She’s dating Tom Holland, her co-star in the Spider-man movie.
Zendaya’s family ?
She is the daughter of Kazembe Coleman and Claire Stoermer. She has 6 siblings and she is the youngest one.
Zendaya’s net worth ?
Zendaya’s net worth is $20 million. She earns around $220k per month on average.
Zendaya Age ?
Zendaya is 26 years old, September 1 1996 is her birthdate.
Zendaya height ?
Zendaya is 5 feet 10 inches tall.
How much did Zendaya get paid for Dune ?
Zendaya was paid around $300,000 for the first part of Dune and is likely to charge more for the second part.
How did Zendaya get famous?
Zendaya was popularly known for her role in the Spider-man movie. She was recognized as MJ, the character she played in the movie.