Yara Shahidi Net Worth, Bio, Height, Weight, Parents, Facts

Yara Shahidi

Yara Shahidi is an American actress. She is best known for her recurring role as Zoey Johnson on the Black-ish (2014–2022) and Grown-ish (2018–present) spin-off series. Her film credits include Imagine That (2009), Smallfoot (2018), and the main part in The Sun Is Also a Star (2019). In 2016, she was named one of “The 30 Most Influential Teens.” In October 2017, Shahidi was cast in the lead role of Natasha Kingsley in the upcoming CW show “Grown-ish” which is a spin-off of the ABC series “Black-ish”.

In May 2018, Shahidi announced that she would be attending Harvard University in the fall as a freshman. Shahidi is politically active and has spoken about voting rights, gun reform, and other social issues. In 2016, she was named one of “The 30 Most Influential Teens.” Yara Shahidi Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Measurements, Parents, Facts.

Yara Shahidi Height, Weight & Measurements

How tall is Yara Shahidi? She stands at the height of 1.79 m i.e. 5 feet and 8 inches tall. She has a body weight of around 132 lbs i.e. 60 kg. She has a slim body build. Her body measures around 36-26-40 inches. Her eye color is gray and her hair color is blonde. Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who Is Yara Shahidi | Parents & Ethnicity

Yara Shahidi is the daughter of Keri Salter Shahidi and Afshin Shahidi, a photographer. Her mother, Keri Salter, is of mixed black and Native Choctaw heritage, while her father, Afshin, is Iranian. When Yara was 4 years old, the family moved to California for her father’s job. Nas is their cousin.

In Persian, Yara’s first name means “one who is close to your heart.” It also happens to be a popular family name in Iran, of Muslim heritage. Shahidi graduated in 2017 from Dwight Global Online School.

Starting in 2018, Shahidi began college at Harvard University with a plan to major in Interdisciplinary Sociology and African American Studies.

Yara Shahidi In ‘PAW Patrol: The Movie’

Yara Shahidi as Dr. Kendra Wilson, a scientist who works at a university. She invented the Cloud Catcher, a tool that Mayor Humdinger was used to clear the weather cloud and PAW Patrol would use it in their mission.

Kendra tries to warn Mayor Humdinger about the machine unleashing a week’s load of bad weather, but Humdinger destroys her remote. She called the PAW Patrol to stop the Cloud Catcher from threatening the Adventure City.

In addition to this, other cast members in series includes, Iain Armitage, Marsai Martin, Ron Pardo, Kim Kardashian as Delores, Randall Park as Butch and many more.

What Is The Net Worth Of Yara Shahidi?

Yara Shahidi played a role in the Angelina Jolie film Salt, in 2010. She was ranked one of the best-dressed women in 2018 by fashion website Net-a-Porter. Her net worth is $3 M, as of 2024.