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Yara Shahidi

Actress | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Salt (2010) | Black-ish (2014-2017) | Alex Cross (2012)
AWARDS 
3 wins & 9 nominations More »
BORN 
Feb 10, 2000 (age 17)
HEIGHT 
5' 3" (1.60m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 14-17
GUILDS *
AFTRA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
Middle Eastern | Mixed | Asian | African American  Less
HAIR *
Black (Long)
EYES *
Brown
PHYSIQUE *
Slim
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for SmallfootSmallfoot Brenda (voice)  Less 2018 Filming
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Grown-ishGrown-ish (TV Series) Zoey Johnson ( 2 episodes, 2018 )  Less 2018 2 Pre-Prod
Past Film & Video (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Alex CrossAlex Cross Janelle Cross, Soundtrack ("All Our Secrets Are the Same")  Less 2012 $35MM $26MM / $35MM
  • Primary photo for ButterButter Destiny  Less 2011 $71K / —
  • Primary photo for SaltSalt Salt's Young Neighbor  Less 2010 $110MM $118MM / $294MM
  • Primary photo for UnthinkableUnthinkable Katie Humphries  Less 2010 $15MM
  • Primary photo for Imagine ThatImagine That Olivia Danielson, Soundtrack ("All You Need Is Love")  Less 2009 $55MM $16MM / —
Past Television (20 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Grown-ishGrown-ish (TV Series) Zoey Johnson ( 1 episode )  Less 2018–  1
  • Primary photo for Black-ishBlack-ish (TV Series) Zoey Johnson / Zora ( 78 episodes, 2014–2017 )  Less 2014–2017 78
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  • Primary photo for Miles from TomorrowlandMiles from Tomorrowland (TV Series) Malison ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for TrollhuntersTrollhunters (TV Series) Darci ( 8 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 8
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  • Primary photo for Black-ish: BloopishBlack-ish: Bloopish (TV Movie) Thanks  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The FostersThe Fosters (TV Series) Maddie ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 2
  • Primary photo for Bad TeacherBad Teacher (TV Series) Jalissa ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Pilot (Apr 24, 2014) Jalissa  Less
  • Primary photo for ScandalScandal (TV Series) Young Olivia ( 2 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013 2
    • YOLO (Dec 5, 2013) Young Olivia  Less
    • Icarus (Nov 7, 2013) Young Olivia  Less
  • Primary photo for The First FamilyThe First Family (TV Series) Chloe Johnson ( 23 episodes, 2012–2013 )  Less 2012–2013 23
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  • Primary photo for The FinderThe Finder (TV Series) Adina Abreu ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Little Girl ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Special Agent OsoSpecial Agent Oso (TV Series) Leah ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for The CapeThe Cape (TV Series) Layla Voyt ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Endgame (Mar 11, 2011) Layla Voyt  Less
  • Primary photo for Rip CityRip City (TV Movie) Montana  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for $#*! My Dad Says$#*! My Dad Says (TV Series) Girl Scout ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Pilot (Sep 23, 2010) Girl Scout (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lie to MeLie to Me (TV Series) Olivia ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Wizards of Waverly PlaceWizards of Waverly Place (TV Series) Olive ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Meesha Sullivan '91 ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for In the MotherhoodIn the Motherhood (TV Series) Esther ( 5 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009 5
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  • Primary photo for EntourageEntourage (TV Series) Kandace West ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • No Cannes Do (Aug 26, 2007) Kandace West (uncredited)  Less
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Butter * – Destiny Weinstein Co.
  • Alex Cross * – Janelle Cross Summit
  • Salt * – Chloe/neighbor
  • Imagine That * – Olivia Paramount
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