Zendaya was born on September 1, 1996, in Oakland, California and can be described as an American actress and singer. Her parents are Claire Stoermer and Kazembe Ajamu Coleman. Both Claire Stoermer and Kazembe Ajamu Coleman are teachers.
Her father is African-American, with Nigerian ancestry; her mother has German and Scottish ancestry. Zendaya had her education at Fruitvale Elementary School and it must be noted Zendaya ‘s mother taught at the school for two decades.
At the age of six, she took part in a play for Black History Month and with the passage of time, she became a performer at the California Shakespeare Theater in Orinda, California.
Two years later, she became a member of a hip-hop dance troupe called Future Shock Oakland. She was a member of Future Shock Oakland for three years and also spent about two years with the Academy of Hawaiian Arts, dancing hula.
Zendaya had some education at Oakland School for the Arts and even while in school, she got the rare opportunity to play roles in area theaters.
She played roles at Berkeley Playhouse as well as the TheaterWorks’ production in Palo Alto.
Zendaya also studied at the CalShakes Conservatory program and at the American Conservatory Theater. She has performed in many of William Shakespeare’s plays.
She graduated from Oak Park High School in 2015. Zendaya was in the list of Forbes’ 30 under 30 in 2016 and she made it to TIME magazine’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2022.
She was also ranked on the list of the 500 most influential figures in global media by Variety.
Zendaya became the youngest recipient of the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series in 2020 when she was 24 years old for her role in the HBO drama series Euphoria.
She won the award again at the 2022 Primetime Emmy Awards, becoming the youngest two-time acting winner. Zendaya received the CinemaCon Star of the Year Award in 2023.
She started dating Spider-Man co-star Tom Holland in November 2021.
Does Zendaya Have Siblings
Zendaya has five older siblings. Austin Stoermer Coleman is a sibling of Zendaya and he is an actor. The other siblings of Zendaya are Katianna Stoermer Coleman, Annabella Stoermer Coleman, Julien Stoermer Coleman, Kaylee Stoermer Coleman.
Austin Stoermer Coleman was born on June 15, 1999. He is a social media personality but he is known due to the fact that Zendaya is his sister. He stands at 5 feet 9 inches and weighs 77 kilograms.
Katianna Stoermer Coleman was born in Oakland, California. Not much is known about Katianna Stoermer Coleman.
Annabella Stoermer Coleman was born in 1999 and stands at 5 feet 4 inches and weighs 55 kg.
Julien Stoermer Coleman was born on May 15, 1998, and she has occasionally appeared in photos and social media posts with Zendaya. The net worth of Julien Stoermer Coleman is estimated to be between $500,000 and $800,000.
Kaylee Stoermer Coleman began her professional career as a child model and backup dancer. She played a role in the TV series Good Luck Charlie in 2011. She has also featured in Shake It Up (2010-2013) and Dune (2021). Kaylee Stoermer Coleman was born on October 4, 2003. She weighs 47 kilograms.