Zendaya Coleman is an American actress best known for her role on the hit Disney Channel show Shake It Up. On Shake It Up Zendaya played Rocky Blue, a teen whose working on achieving her dream of being a famous professional dancer. With her co-star Bella Thorne (Cece Jones), the pair get themselves in a variety of exciting, hilarious, and fun situations on the way to achieving their goal.
The show lasted 3 seasons on Disney Channel and was nominated for a variety of awards in it’s short run including Outstanding Young Ensemble in a TV Series, Favorite Teen Television Show, and multiple favorite actor and actresses nominations.
Zendaya was able to parlay this gig into a very successful music career, similar to the path taken by a variety of Disney Channel stars like Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande, and Hilary Duff. Following a hit with fellow co-star Bella Thorne that peaked at 86 on the Billboard Hot 100 Zendaya released a full studio album self titled “Zendaya.” The album was extremely successful for a first album hitting 51 on the US charts and having a top 40 hit in the song Replay.
Currently in 2017 Zendaya is splitting her time between her music career and her acting career. With a variety of movies in the pipeline, including the highly anticipated “Spider-Man: Homecoming” in which she plays Michelle, one of Peter Parker’s classmates. It looks like Zendaya is poised for a big year in 2017!
About Zendaya – 2018 Facts
Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman
Occupation & Job
Actress & Recording Artist
Acting in a variety of shows including Shake it Up on Disney Channel. She is also famous for her work as a musician, including her smash hit Replay.
Age – How Old Is She?
20 years old
Birthday / DOB
September 1st, 1996
Place of Birth / Hometown
Zendaya was born in Oakland, California
African-American, German, and Scottish
Zendaya Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
5 foot 10 inches
How Tall – Height in Meters
Weight in Pounds
Weight in Kilograms
Zendaya’s Bra Size is estimated to be 34B
Zendaya wears a size 4
8 in US Measurements
Brown / Hazel
Usually Zendaya’s hair is dark brown however she also has had light brown and even dirty blonde.
Personal Life in 2017
Is Zendaya in a Relationship:
No, she is currently single
Zendaya has had a fair amount of “high profile” relationships. In 2011 she dated Shake it Up Star Adam Irigoyen. Following this relationship she dated Leo Howard who she met on the set of Shake it Up while he was guest starring. She then was rumored to be in a relationship with musician Trevor Jackson in 2013. Following this in 2014 it was believed she was dating Spencer Boldman. Then in 2016 she was seen dating and spending time with NFL superstar Odell Beckham Jr.
Kazembe Ajamu Coleman
Zendaya has 3 sisters. Katianna Stoermer Coleman, Kaylee Stoermer Coleman, & AnnaBelle Stoermer Coleman.
Zendaya has 2 brothers. Julien Stoermer Coleman and Austin Stoermer Coleman.
Zendaya does not have any kids.
Zendaya graduated from Oak Park High School in Oak Park, California. Cool fact: She graduated with fellow celebrity Gabby Douglas the superstar gymnast!
Did They Go To College:
She currently isn’t in college but she says it’s in her plans!
Her salary obviously varies however it’s likely around $1.5 million a year.
Estimated at $5 million as of 2017
She loves writing poetry and drawing when she has time.
Coffee flavored ice cream & burritos
Her current favorite movie isn’t known however at one point it was the Selena Gomez movie Ramona and Beezus.
Basketball & Football. She is a huge fan of the Oakland Raiders.
Zendaya is a Virgo
Zendaya’s Social Media Accounts
Her username is @zendaya_96
Other Cool Facts:
- When she was younger (around 8 years old) she peed her pants on a roller coaster!
- She was a backup dancer for Selena Gomez on a commercial before she was world famous
- She played multiple sports growing up, including basketball!
- She wasn’t allowed to date until she was 16 years old
- She is a humanitarian and works with the UN as an aids ambassador