Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman ( born September 1, 1996), well known as Zendaya, is an American actress and singer. She began her career as a child model and backup dancer, before gaining prominence for her role as Rocky Blue on the Disney Channel sitcom Shake It Up (2010–2013). In 2013, Zendaya was a contestant on the sixteenth season of the competition series Dancing with the Stars. From 2015 to 2018, she produced and starred as K.C. Cooper in the sitcom K.C. Undercover, and in 2019, she began playing the lead role in the HBO drama series Euphoria. Her film roles include supporting parts in the musical drama The Greatest Showman (2017) and the superhero films Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) and Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019). Other than this, she has an immense fan following on her social media platforms as well. She has million of followers there.
Zendaya Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements
- As of 2020, Zendaya age is 23 years old.
- She stands on a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
- She weighs around 55 Kg or 121 lbs.
- Her body measurements are 34-24-35 inches.
- She wears a bra size of 32 B.
- She has a pair of dark brown eyes and has dark brown hair color.
- She is a fitness freak as well.
- She likes to do yoga, hiking, and cardio.
- She wears a shoe size of 6 UK.
Zendaya Net Worth & Salary
- As of 2020, Zendaya net worth is estimated around $5 million USD.
- Her primary source of income is her acting and singing career.
- She has endorsed several brands. She worked as a fashion model for Macy’s, Mervyns, and Old Navy.
- She has appeared in numerous commercial for iCarly toys.
- She has endorsed “X-Out”, Madonna’s clothing line “Material Girl”, CoverGirl, Timmy Hilfiger, and Chi Hair Care.
- She also has her own several clothing lines. She became a spokesmodel for Lancome.
- She also earns from her singing career and business in the fashion industry. Working in the entertainment industry is her major source of income.
Zendaya Quick Facts
|Real Name||Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman|
|Born||September 1, 1996|
|Age||23 years old (As of 2020)|
|Known For||Her work in Shake It Up, Spider-Man:
Homecoming, and The Greatest Showman
|Awards Won||Radio Disney Music - Best Style Award -2014|
|Birthplace||Oakland, California, U.S.|
|Residence||Los Angeles, California, U.S|
|Height/ Tall||In feet - 5'8"|
|Body Measurements||34-24-35 inches|
|Bra Size||32 B|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Parents||Father: Kazember Ajamu (Samuel David Coleman)
Mother: Claire Marie (Stoermer)
|Education||Oakland, California, U.S.|
|Net Worth||Approx $5 Million USD (As of 2020)|
|Social Media Links||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook|
- As of 2020, Zendaya is unmarried and single.
- She is enjoying her life at the fullest.
- Her sexual orientation is straight.
- She has managed to maintain a low profile regarding her personal life.
- She might or might not be dating someone.
- No rumors regarding her affair have surfaced yet.
- Previously, she was romantically linked with Trevor Jackson, Spencer Boldman, and Adam Irigoyen.
- She was rumored to be dating Spider-Man: Homecoming co-star, Tom Holland.
- Currently, she resides in Los Angeles, California in a house worth $1.4 million.
Zendaya Early Life & Education
- Zendaya was born on 1 September 1996, in Oakland, California, U.S.
- Her birth name is Zendaya Maree, Stoermer Coleman.
- Her father name is, Kazember Ajamu and mother name is, Claire Marie.
- She belongs to African-American ethnicity.
- She holds American nationality.
- Her zodiac sign is Virgo.
- She has no siblings.
- She is the only child of her parent.
- She is of African-American descent of her paternal side, whereas of German and Scottish descent on her maternal side.
- Her mother works as the house manager at the nearby California Shakespeare Theatre in Orinda, California.
- Thus, she grew up as a performer. She trained at the theater’s student conservatory program.
- As per her education, she attended Oakland School for the Arts where she appeared in numerous stage productions.
- She spent three years dancing in a dance group, Future Shock Oakland.
- She then attended American Conservatory Theatre, where she studied at the CalShakes Conservatory Program.
- Her stage credits include Once on This Island, Caroline, or Change, Richard III, Twelfth Night, As You Like It, among others.
- As per hr career, she started her professional career as a fashion model.
- She modeled for Macy’s, Mervyns, and Old Navy.
- She was featured in an iCarly toys ad.
- She also appeared as a back-up dancer in a Sears commercials.
- She was featured performer in the Kidz Bop music video for its cover of the song “Hot n Cold”.
- She auditioned for the role of CeCe Jone in Dance Dance Chicago, later changed to Shake It Up!.
- But, she was selected to play Rocky Blue.
- She made her television debut in Shake It Up!.
- Later, she went on to appear on the Shake It Up! on its latter final two seasons.
- In 2011, she starred in the book trailer of “From Bad To Cursed” by Katie Alender.
- In the same year, she hosted Make Your Mark: Ultimate Dance Off.
- Then, she appeared in Good Luck Charlie, PrankStars, and A.N.T. Farm.
- In 2012, she made her television film debut as Halley Brandon on Disney Channel Original Movie, Frenemies.
- She was one of the contestants on the 16th season of Dancing with the Stars.
- She was the youngest contestant ever to participate on the show till date.
- She was 16-years old at the time.
- She partnered with professional dancer Valentin Chmerkovskiy.
- The coupled finished Dancing with the Stars as runners-up.
- Kellie Pickler and Derek Hough won the show.
- Then in 2014, she appeared in the lead role as Zoey Stevens on the Disney Channel Original Movie, Zapped.
- She was cast as the lead role of K.C. Cooper in a new Disney Channel pilot, Super Awesome Katy, later renamed K.C. Undercover.
- She was also the co-producer of the series.
- In 2019, she appeared in an American mystery drama web television series, The OA in 2019.
- She will star in the upcoming HBO drama series, Euphoria, where she will play a lying, drug-addicted 17-year-old girl as Rue.
Zendaya Film Career
- As per her Film and acting career, in 2017 she made her feature film debut as Michelle “MJ” Jones in Spider-Man: Homecoming.
- She co-starred in the musical film, The Greatest Showman in 2017 as well.
- Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, and Rebecca Ferguson were other casts in the film.
- In 2018, she had a voice role as the yeti Meechee film Smallfoot.
- In 2019, she is set to reprise her role as Michelle in Spider-Man: Far From Home, set to release.
- She will also appear alongside Ansel Elgort and Jake Gyllenhaal in the crime thriller, Finest Kind.
Zendaya Singing Career
- For Zendaya, only Filming, acting career is not enough. She is all rounder.
- She has released her first single, “Swag It Out” in 2011.
- She released her another single, “Watch Me” featuring Bella Thorne, in the same year.
- She sang several songs, “Something to Dance For”, “Made In Japan”, “Same Heart”, and “Fashion In Kryptonite” as a promotional song for the second series of Shake It Up!.
- In 2012, she signed to Hollywood Records.
- She performed at the Teen Music Festival and at the Operation Smile benefit in October 2012.
- She went of Swag It Out Tour between 2012 and 2014.
- In 2013, she released her debut single from her self-titled debut album.
- Later, she released her self-titled debut album.
- In Nov 2013, she was picked as Elvis Duran’s Artist of the Month.
- In 2014, she finalized a joint venture between Hollywood and Republic Records.
- She released “Something New” featuring Chris Brown in February 2015 via Hollywood Records and Republic Records.
- Timbaland confirmed in March 2015 that he is working with Zendaya on her second album.
- In Aug 2017, she appeared on the music video of “Versace on the Floor” by Bruno Mars.
Zendaya Awards & Honors
- She has been nominated and won several awards for her contribution to the industry.
- In 2014, she won Radio Disney Music – Best Style Award and also won Teen Choice – Candie’s Style Icon Award in the same year.
- In 2016, she won Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice – Favorite Female TV Star – Kids’ Show Award for K.C. Undercover.
- She won Teen Choice – Choice Style: Female Award in 2016.
- In 2017, she won Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice – Favorite Female TV Star Award for K.C. Undercover
- In 2018, she won Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice – Favorite Movie Actress for Spider-Man Homecoming and The Greatest Showman.
Facts about Zendaya
- “Zendaya” means “to give thanks”.
- In 2015, Giuliana Rancic made jokes about the smell of Zendaya’s hair.
- Mattel honored Zendaya with her own Barbie, replicating her Oscars look.
- Fashion website Net-a-Porter named her best-dressed women in 2018.
- Her hobbies includes singing, dancing, and designing clothes
- She is a vegan.
- In Aug 2013, She released her debut book, Between u and Me: How to Rock Your Tween Years with Style and Confidence.