Zendaya Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 04 Jul, 2018
Facts of Zendaya
Date of Birth: 1996 , September-1
Age: 22 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Zendaya
Birth Name Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman
Nick Name Daya, Z, Zen, Boo, Rocky
Father Kazembe Ajamu Coleman
Mother Claire Stoermer
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Oakland, California
Religion Christianity
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For Movies, TV Shows
Net Worth $ 1.5 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Dark Brown
Body Measurements 34-25-34
Breast Size 32B
Waist size 25
Hip Size 34
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Weight in KG 59 kg
Famous for Singer, dancer, and model
Affair with Spencer Boldman (2014)
Boyfriend Spencer Boldman
Married Not Yet
Education Oakland School for the Arts
Movies Close Up
TV Show K.C. Undercover
Sisters Kaylee Stoermer Coleman ,AnnaBella Stoermer Coleman ,Katianna Stoermer Coleman
Siblings Julien Stoermer Coleman ,Austin Stoermer Coleman
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American actress and singer Zendaya is popular for her role in the Disney sitcom Shake It Up. And she garnered a huge fame after her appearance in the Marvel superhero film Spider-Man: Homecoming in 2017.

Zendaya participated on the sixteenth season of the dancing reality show Dancing with the Stars. She was also a producer and one of the star casts on the Disney's K.C. Undercover. Besides her acting career, she is also a singer. As a singer, she has given some hit numbers including Watch Me, Replay, and Zendaya.

Early Life And Education Of Zendaya

Zendaya was born Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman on September 1, 1996, in Oakland, California, to Kazembe and Claire Stoermer. Zendaya’s mother Stoermer is a house manager. Her mother is of White ethnicity and father is of black ethnicity. Zendaya holds an American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity.

Zendaya attended Oakland School for the Arts. She began her professional career working as a model for Macy’s, Mervyns and Old Navy. Her mother was a stage manager so, as a child, Zendaya spent her childhood days hanging around the California Shakespeare Theater. She was trained in the theater's youth program.

Zendaya's Career As Movie Actress

Zendaya wanted to enter Hollywood while she was in high school. She began her journey to Hollywood working as a model with the consent of her family. In her early days, she performed in many theater drama and plays. She also worked as a background dancer for Selena Gomez and Katy Perry’s Hot and Cold. She then released her single, Swag It Out. Then she went on to release her album named after her.

CAPTION: Actress and singer Zendaya SOURCE: My Hero

In November 2009, Zendaya auditioned for the role of CeCe Jones in Dance Dance Chicago which was later changed to Shake It Up! She received the role in the Disney series which was premiered on November 7, 2010.

Two years later, she debuted in the big screen with a film Frenemies. Her most recognized roles in the film came in 2017 with Spider-Man: Homecoming where she performed a role of Michelle "MJ" Jones. The same year, she worked as Anne Wheeler in The Greatest Showman.

In 2018, she has worked in two movies Duck Duck Goose, Smallfoot. She voiced Chi in the former whereas she voiced Meeche in Smallfoot which is at the present is in post-production.

As Singer

Most of her songs went on to climb in Billboard’s hot 100. Zendaya has been seen in movies like Super buddies, Close Up and Spiderman. She is noted for her appearance on Shake It Up as the lead character, Frenemies, the 16th season of Dancing with the Stars, Zapped, KC Undercover as a lead character, KC Cooper and more.

She has won a Teen Choice Award and a Kids’ Choice Award for her acting skills. She has also been nominated for Young Artist Award, NAACP Image Awards and more.

Zendaya's Salary And Net Worth

Her net worth is estimated to be around $5 million which shows that she is earning a huge salary from her singing and also her acting career. 

According to some reliable net worth site, Zendaya earned a whopping $140,000 from her performance in the television shows.

Zendaya's Personal Life And Dating History

Zendaya has a long dating history. She is reluctant in speaking about her personal life in front of the media. Zendaya, known best for her exceptional looks and her pitch-perfect voice has men fantasizing about her. She is mostly busy seen working. She was previously dating Adam Irigoyen in 2011. The couple was together for a very short period. After their split, Zendaya was single for two years.

CAPTION: Former model and actress Zendaya SOURCE: StyleCaster

Then she began having an affair with boyfriend, Trevor Jackson. They were a cute couple and their audience loved them. However, Zendaya broke up with Trevor. In 2014, there were rumors that Zendaya was dating an actor, Spencer Boldman. She never accepted nor denied the rumor. Currently, there are rumors that Zendaya is dating Odell Beckham Jr. She is also known to have dated Leo Howard in 2013. They are frequently seen together. Zendaya is too young to get married, have a spouse and children. 

Zendaya's Height, Weight, And Body Measurement

Zendaya stands tall at the height of 5 feet 10 inches and is currently 19 years old. She weighs only 59 kgs and has a body measurement of 34-25-34 inches. She has a well-defined face and perfect figure. Zendaya has an exceptional acting and singing skill which has garnered many fans.

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