Who is Zendaya and what is her net worth 2018? Zendaya is an actress who portrayed the role of “Rocky Blue” in the series ‘Shake It Up’ on the Disney Channel. She is also a singer and has lent her voice in ‘Pixie Hollow Games’ as “Fern”. Zendaya is also an author and released her debut book in August 2013. As a singer, she has released an album entitled ‘Zendaya’ in 2013. She has appeared in many television shows including PrankStars, K. C. Undercover, Black-ish, and Walk the Prank. She was a contestant in the Season 16 of ‘Dancing with the Stars’. She has received many awards and nominations in her career.
Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman was born on September 1, 1996, in Oakland, California. Her parents were Kazembe Ajamu and Claire Marie. She has five half-siblings from her father’s side. She went to Oakland School for the Arts and has performed as a child artist in many stage productions. She grew up as a performer near California Shakespeare Theater in Orinda.
Her mother used to work as a house manager and also used to train the students of California Shakespeare Theater in the conservatory program. She was included in the dance group Future Shock Oakland for three years. Zendaya attended the CalShakes Conservatory Program and also went to the American Conservatory Theater. She has also appeared in other stage productions like As You Like It, Twelfth Night, and Richard III.
Zendaya was given dog by her ex-boyfriend. She resides in Los Angeles, California.
Zendaya first appeared as a model for Old Navy, Mervyns, and Macy’s. she has also appeared in the ad of iCarly toys and Sears. She appeared in the video song “Hot n Cold” by Kidz Bop in 2009. In 2011, she released the independent single “Swag It Out”. This was followed by appearing in Katie Alender’s single “From Bad To Cursed”.
In June 2011, Zendaya released another single “Watch Me” with Bella Thorne. Later, she became the host of ‘Make Your Mark: Ultimate Dance Off’. In 2011, she appeared in the Disney Channel Original Movie called ‘Frenemies’. In February 2012, her single “Something to Dance For” got released. In 2013, at the age of 16 years, she became a contestant on ‘Dancing with the Stars’, where she was teamed up with Valentin Chmerkovskiy.
In the same year, she released her self-titled debut album. She then appeared in the Disney Channel Original Movie called Zapped in 2014. This was followed by appearing in K.C. Undercover. In 2013, she lent her voice to the film ‘Super Buddies’. She had a lead role as an actress in the film ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ in 2017.
Zendaya has won two Teen Choice Awards out of nine nominations. She has also won two Kids’ Choice Awards and was the winner of 2014 Radio Disney Music Awards. She has been nominated four times for the Young Artist Awards and was nominated for the 2012 NAACP Image Awards for ‘Frenemies’.
Zendaya Net Worth
Zendaya has successfully appeared in 75 episodes of ‘Shake It Up’. She has also successfully appeared and co-produced ‘K. C. Undercover’. Zendaya’s net worth is an estimated $5.5 million. Part of this wealth also comes from her singing career. She has released 15 music videos, one studio album, one EP, three singles, and six promotional singles in her career.
Zendaya has also appeared for other artists like Prince Royce, Bella Thorne, and Bobby Brackins. From 2012 to 2014, she did the ‘Swag It Out Tour’. In 2018, she will lend her voice in the movies ‘Duck Duck Goose’ and ‘Smallfoot’. Zendya has appeared in a total of 59 episodes of K. C. Undercover. She is the ambassador of ‘Convoy of Hope’. She is also the face and spokesperson of the brands Chi Hair Care, CoverGirl, and X-Out. She has her own clothing line Daya by Zendaya and shoe collection called “Sole of Daya”.
In 2014, she was a guest judge on ‘Project Runway’. Zendaya is a vegetarian. She likes designing clothes, singing, and dancing. The name of her dog is Moonlight. She has helped to feed hungry children in Philippines, Tanzania, and Haiti.