She has two brothers, Sayeed (b.14th February 2003), and Ehsan Shahidi (b. 7th March 2008). Her brothers are actors and have also been featured as contestants in movies such as The People v OJ Simpson: An American Crime Story, Switched at Birth, and Uncle Buck.
Regarding her education, Yara enrolled at Dwight Global Online School, from where she completed her graduation in 2017. Later on, she went ahead and attended Harvard University with a plan to major in Interdisciplinary Sociology and African American Studies.
Here is all you need to know about Yara Shahidi Height, Weight, Net Worth and Other Body Measurements.
Yara Shahidi Height, Weight
Yara stands at n estimated height of 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs around 101 Pounds.
Yara Shahidi Career
At the age of six, Yala commenced her entertainment career, appearing in advertisements for ‘Ralph Lauren,’ ‘McDonald’s,’ ‘Target,’ ‘GapKids,’ ‘Disney,’ ‘Guess Kids’ and ‘The Children’s Place,’. She made her big break when she was cast to perform the role of Zoey Johnson in the sitcom Black-ish and its spin-off Grown-ish. Two years later, she was featured in the movie ‘Imagine That.’ The same year, she appeared in drama series, such as ‘Cold Case,’ ‘In the Motherhood,’ and ‘Wizards of Waverly Place.’
In 2010, Shahidi was then a contestant in the movies Salt’ and ‘Unthinkable’. The same year, she was also seen in series like ‘$h*! My Dad Says’ and ‘Lie to Me’. A year later, she performed the role of ‘Montana’ in the TV movie ‘Rip City.’ In 2011, the actress was featured in an episode of ‘The Cape.’ Following this, she acted in the film ‘Alex Cross.’
Yara then performed as the daughter of President, Chloe Johnson, in the sitcom television series The First Family in 2012. The breakthrough moment of her career was in 2014 when she began playing the role of Zoey Johnson in ABC’s prime-time comedy series Black-ish in which she earned huge stardom by receiving the NAACP Image Award for ‘Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy.’
Later Shahidi earned a worldwide appreciation for her performance in the series Grown-ish. She received several awards such as Young Stars Award in 2017 for her presentation in Black-ish, a nomination for the Young Artist Award for her debut film Imagine That, and many others.
In 2019, she appeared in a teen drama film named ‘The Sun Is Also a Star’ where she was featured alongside Charles Melton.
Yara Shahidi Net Worth
Yara Shahidi has an estimated net worth of $2 Million as of 2022.
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