Zendaya (born September 1, 1996) is an American Actress, Singer, Dancer, Model, and Instagram Star from Oakland, California. She initially gained fame with her debut role of Rocky Blue in the TV series “Shake It Up“. Furthermore, the 22-year-old actress played one of the two major roles on the Disney Channel sitcom alongside Bella Thorne from 2010 to 2013.
Later, she starred as K.C. Cooper on the TV show “K.C. Undercover” in 2015. In fact, she also remained the producer of the hit series. Her real full birth name is Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman.
The actress made her silver screen debut with the movie “Spider-Man: Homecoming“. She played the character of Michelle Jones (MJ) in 2017. The same year, she acted in a film titled “The Greatest Showman” as Anne Wheeler.
In addition, some of her other projects are Super Buddies, Frenemies, Zapped, etc. In 2018, Coleman gave her voice in two animated movies named Duck Duck Goose (as Chi) and Smallfoot (as Meechee).
Her most awaited upcoming TV show is “Euphoria” where she will portray the role of Rue. It is a teen drama created by Ron Leshem, Daphna Levin, and Tmira Yardeni. According to Wikipedia, the new series is set to premiere on HBO on June 16, 2019.
In fact, Zendaya’s new upcoming movie is Spider-Man: Far From Home. The actress will reprise her role of Michelle “MJ” Jones in the film. It will be releasing on the big screen on July 2, 2019, in 3D and IMAX.
The main casts of the project are
- Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man.
- Jake Gyllenhaal as Quentin Beck / Mysterio.
- Cobie Smulders as Maria Hill.
- Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury etc.
As a singer, Coleman released her debut single track named “Swag It Out” in 2011. Her debut self-entitled studio album came out on September 17, 2013, under the label Hollywood.
Some of her popular songs are Rewrite the Stars, Something New, Wonderful Life, Replay, Watch Me, etc.
Before Fame, Parents & Profile
This Spider-man Michelle “MJ” Jones Actress was born on the 1st of September 1996 in Oakland, California, USA. Therefore, Zendaya’s age is 22 years old, as of 2019. Her father, Kazembe Ajamu Coleman, works as her manager.
Furthermore, the actress’ mother, Claire Stoermer, served as house manager at the California Shakespeare Theater. In fact, the actress grew as a performer there. She has five older step-siblings from her dad’s side. She has two half-brothers Austin and Julien Coleman and three half-sisters Katianna, Kaylee, and Annabella Stoermer Coleman.
Moreover, she belongs to multiracial ethnicity as Kazembe has African-American and her mom has German and Scottish ancestry. As of education, she has completed her graduation from Oakland School for the Arts.
She also appeared in various stage productions like Once on This Island, Richard III, Twelfth Night, As You Like It, and Caroline, or Change. As a dancer, Coleman danced in a dance group “Future Shock Oakland”. The actress was just 8 years old at that time.
In 2009, she began her professional career and worked as a model for Macy’s, Mervyns and Old Navy. She also featured in the numerous commercial, advertisements, and as a backup dancer.
Love Story, Boyfriend & Partner
The 22-year-old singer is in a relationship with her boyfriend “Tom Holland” (British actor and dancer). The couple is rumored to be dating each other for many months. However, they never publicly confessed about their love for each other.
Last year on her 22nd birthday, Zendaya celebrated the occasion with friends and family in London. In fact, Tom was also there and a fan commented on the actress’ post about their rumored relationship.
Later, the actress Skai Jackson’s mother, Kiya Cole, confirmed about their affair. Earlier, Coleman remained in numerous relationships. In 2011, she dated her “Shake It Up” co-star named Adam Irigoyen.
Then, she had romantic links with her ex-partner “Leo Howard” (actor) in 2013. In addition, Leo also met Zendaya on the set of Shake It Up. He had a recurring role in the 3rd season of the show as Logan Hunter. But, their love ended pretty soon and currently, they are just friends.
In the summer of 2013, the singer was spotted with her beau “Trevor Jackson” (singer and actor). The former pair worked together in Jackson’s music video “Like We Grown”. In fact, Zendaya also rumored to be dated by Spencer Boldman (actor) and Odell Beckham Jr. (football player).
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman.|
|Nick name||Zendaya, Daya, Z, Zen, Boo, and Rocky.|
|Profession||Actress, Singer, Dancer, and Instagram Star.|
|Famous for||her upcoming film "Spider-Man: Far From Home".|
|Age (As of 2019)||22 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||September 1, 1996.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Oakland, California, USA.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Awards||1. Teen Choice Awards for Candie's Style Icon in 2014.
2. Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards for Favorite Female TV Star – Kids' Show in 2016.
3. Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards for Favorite Female TV Star in 2017.
4. Teen Choice Awards for Choice Summer Movie Actress in 2017 etc.
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Virgo.|
|House In||Los Angeles, California, USA.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/zendaya/
|Debut||Film: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017).
TV Show: Shake It Up (2010).
Album: Zendaya (2013).
Single: Swag It Out (2011).
|Movies||1. Super Buddies.
2. Spider-Man: Homecoming.
3. The Greatest Showman.
4. Duck Duck Goose Chi (voice).
5. Smallfoot Meechee (voice).
6 Spider-Man: Far From Home (Post-production).
7. Dune (Post-production).
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 59 Kg.
Pounds: 130 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-24-35.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||8.|
|Hair Color||Dark brown.|
|Parents||Father: Kazembe Ajamu Coleman.
Mother: Claire Stoermer.
|Siblings||Half-brother: 1. Austin Stoermer Coleman.
2. Julien Stoermer Coleman.
Half-sister: 1. Katianna Stoermer Coleman.
2. Kaylee Stoermer Coleman.
3. AnnaBella Stoermer Coleman.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||1. Adam Irigoyen (2011).
2. Leo Howard (2013).
3. Trevor Jackson (2013).
4. Spencer Boldman (2014).
5. Odell Beckham Jr. (2016).
|School||Oakland School for the Arts.|
|Alma Mater.||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Michael Jackson (American Singer), & Johnny Depp (American Actor).|
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Singing, Dancing, and Designing Clothes.|
|Favorite Food||Pizza, Fries & Ice Cream.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$5 million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
|Mobile or Phone Number||--|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Zendaya
- Her first appearance on the screen was in the Kidz Bop music video named “Hot n Cold”.
- She also appeared in iCarly toys commercial.
- Furthermore, you may saw her as a backup dancer in Sears TV commercial, featuring Selena Gomez.
- As per Wikipedia, before making her film debut, Zendaya gave her voice for the role of Fern in the “Pixie Hollow Games” in 2011. It was a TV special broadcast of 30 minutes.
- Later, in 2013, she again voiced for the film Super Buddies as Lollipop.
- Moreover, on August 6, 2013, Coleman published her first book “Between U and Me: How to Rock Your Tween Years with Style and Confidence”.
- The singer had a pet dog named “Midnight” (Giant Schnauzer breed) which died in late 2015. Later, she got a dog named “Noon”.
- She also participated in the dance reality show called “Dancing with the Stars” in 2013 and came second in the season 16 of the TV show.
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- The 22-year-old actress Zendaya’s height stands at 5 Feet 10 Inches (178 centimeters tall) and weighs 59 kilograms (130 pounds) approximately.
- As an Instagram star, she has huge fan followings on the platform with the 55.6+ million followers.
- Recently, she appeared in the Met Gala 2019 wearing Cinderella-inspired gown. However, the actress Lindsay Lohan accuses her of copying Claire Danes’ dress.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Spider-man’s Michelle “MJ” Jones is $5 million US Dollars, as of 2019.