Zendaya Coleman, being 22 years old, was born on September 1, 1996, in Oakland, California. “Zendaya” is a name meaning “to give thanks” in the language of Zimbabwe’s Shona people. She was born to an African-American father and a mother who has German, Irish, English, and Scottish ancestry. For more on Zendaya’s net worth, family, age, and Wiki-Bio, read ahead.
Who is Zendaya? Her Career Info
In 2010, Zendaya started her career with Shake It Up on the Disney Channel. Together with her co-star, Bella Thorne they sang “Something to Dance For,” hitting downloads with their audience. Since then, the two characters have become popular, inspiring their fashion line and more Hollywood movies.
Apart from her hit show, she gave her voice to the animated television movie called Pixie Hollow Games. She also made appearances on Disney sitcom series such as A.N.T. Farm and Good Luck Charlie, and also starred with Thorne in the television movie, Frenemies.
Moreover, in the televised competition, Dancing with the Stars the young actress was paired with dancer, Val Chmerkovskiy and competed against Andy Dick, Kellie Pickler, and AlyRaisman.
Zendaya seems to have had success in many lines. In 2012, she and Hollywood Records signed a recording deal. In 2013, she became an author with Between U and Me. The book has her advice to her young fans. She jumped into the superhero movie genre starring as Mary Jane Watson in the movie Spider-Man: Homecoming and Far from Home.
Zendaya Net Worth update in 2019: $5 Million
As a gifted youngster, we have all watched her evolve over the years. She shed off her Disney characters dimming the light on her singing and dancing into more intense roles. HBO’s Euphoria, which recently premiered is the perfect example of how great of an actress she is. As a result, Zendaya’s net worth looks great at approximately $5 million.
At the age of 22, she’s already achieved financial stability through various ventures. The young actress also models part-time and has appeared in multiple fashion magazine covers. Regardless, her most significant source of income will remain through her roles as an actress both on the big screen and small screen.
Dating Tom Holland ?
Ever since their marvel debut on Spiderman: Homecoming, there have been a lot of rumors circling around that Zendaya is going out with co-star Tom Holland. These rumors are fueled by the numerous pictures the two have posted with each other on social media. Tom Holland however came out and denied the claim that he is Zendaya’s secret mystery man. The pair are just close friends.
Zendaya Parents: Divorced
The Hollywood star’s family is what we call a blended family, or rather it was. Zendaya’s parents are Claire Stoermer and Kazembe Ajamu Coleman. However, reports of their divorce came out in 2012, which turned outright. Regardless, she is currently their only child together. However, she does have older siblings, from her father’s side. Both parents are teachers.
Zendaya shares a bond with her parents and even defended them against social media fans in the best way possible. They are different from her. The charming princess is a combination of their best features, though it is not prudent to judge them facially.
This began when a fan tweeted the picture of the music icon and her parents. The troll crudely implied that she is too beautiful to have come from the mother and the father, and this got more attention. She quickly responded through twitter in a way to defend her parents and to accuse the internet dwellers.
Claire Stoermer filed for divorce from Kazembe Ajamu Coleman, citing differences that cannot be reconciled. She stated in her filed documents that she wouldn’t be seeking spousal support from her ex, Zendaya’s manager. Moreover, she didn’t wish for the court to award him any from the starlet either. The divorce filing came a year after the actress decided to shut down the internet zombies for targeting her parents.
Source: Hollywood Reporter
Zendaya has older siblings on her father’s side, who made her become an aunt to nieces and nephews. She is close to her niece named Ezenia. In an interview, the actress revealed that taking care of them taught her a thing about responsibility. Their names are Kaylee Stoermer, Annabella Stoermer, and Katianna Stoermer.
Zendaya has two brothers, Julien Stoermer Coleman and Austin Stoermer Coleman, though we have not been provided with much information about them.
Zendaya Age, Short bio
|Net worth||$5 million|
|Profession||Singer, Dancer, Actress, Model, Designer|
|Birthdate||September 1st, 1996|
Born actress and singer, Coleman comes from a theatrical background. With her father being a stage manager, she spent much of her youth in the California Shakespeare Theater.
While at the Oakland School for the Arts, the actress landed several roles in local theatrical productions. She was also associated with American Conservatory Theater and the Cal Shakes Conservatory. Coleman also had an interest in dancing. She was a member of the Future Shock Oakland dance group and studied hula dancing at the Academy of Hawaiian Arts.
The Euphoria actress also had success as a model. She worked with companies such as Macy’s and Old Navy. Moreover, the model is one of the backup dancers in the Sears Arrive music video that features Gomez. She has also been seen in the Kidz Bop music video called Hot N Cold. At the age of 22, with a net worth in millions, life is fabulous from this point on for her.