Yara Shahidi, Age, Height, Family, Net Worth, Biography & More

Yara Shahidi is 22 years old and was born on February 10, 2000, By profession, she is an American actress, model, and activist, she has made her name in a very short period of time in the film industry and she is the rising star of the American film industry

She got appreciation when he starred in the ABC sitcom television series Black-ish and played the role of the eldest daughter of Zoey Johnson. after this her next big project where she got further recognition was in the entertainment industry for the spin-off series ”Grown-ish”.

Apart from tv shows and films, she has provided her vocals for many popular animated films.

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Yara Shahidi’s Biography 

Yara Shahidi’s Real Name Yara Sayeh Shahidi
Nick NameYara
Profession Actress
Physical Stats
Yara Shahidi’s Height5 ft 3 in (160 cm)
Weight45 kg (99 pounds)
Body Measurement 31-23-31
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Personal Life
Date of birth February 10, 2000
Yara Shahidi’s Age 21 years old
Birthplace Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Zodiac sign Aquarius
Nationality American
Religion Islam
Home town Minneapolis, Minnesota
School Dwight Global Online School
College/University Harvard University
Educational Graduated
Family member
Marital statusSingle
Yara Shahidi’s BoyfriendTrevor Jackson
Yara Shahidi’s HusbandNot Known
ChildrenNot Known
Parents Father – Afshin Shahidi
Mother – Keri-Salter Shahidi
SiblingBrother – Sayeed Shahid, Ehsan
MoviesImagine That
Tv ShowsEntourage
WonNAACP Image Award
NominationTeen Choice Award for Choice Summer Movie Actress (2019), Generation Next Award” at the 10th annual Essence Black Women In Hollywood event, February 2017
Favorite Things
Favorite ActorNot Known
Favorite ActressNot Known
HobbiesTraveling, Singing, Puzzles
Yara Shahidi’s Net worthApprox $2 Million

Early Life

Yara Shahidi is 22 years old and was born on February 10, 2000, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. she comes from a very well-settled family where her father whose name is Afshin Shahidi is a photographer and her mother Keri-Salter Shahidi is a housewife. she also has a younger brother Sayeed Shahidi and by profession, he is also an actor and model apart from this Nas is her second cousin who is a popular rapper.

She completed her education at Dwight Global Online School, and after this, he joined Harvard University with a plan to major in Interdisciplinary Sociology and African American Studies.

Personal Life

Talking about her personal life then she is in a relationship with Trevor Jackson the couple has seen together many times although it is not confirmed by Yara about her relationship.


She had her chance at a very young age when she was just 6 years old she did a commercial for some big companies like, Ralph Lauren, McDonald’s, Target, GapKids, Guess Kids, Disney, The Children’s Place, etc. later in the following year she got a chance to play a guest role in the HBO comedy-television series Entourage, in an episode titled No Cannes Do.

She made her film debut in 2009 with a comedy film titled Imagine and in this film, she played the character of Olivia Danielson starring legendary star Eddie Murphy. after this performance in the film she got nominated for the Young Artist Award. after this she was cast in 2010 Angelina Jolie’s action thriller film ‘Salt’.

In 2012 she played the role of the daughter of President, Chloe Johnson, in the sitcom television series The First Family. her breakthrough career was in 2014 when she played the role of Zoey Johnson in ABC’s prime-time comedy series Black-ish. and for this, she received by winning the NAACP Image Award for ‘Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy.’

After this she also received many awards like Young Stars Award in 2017 for her performance in Black-ish, a nomination for the Young Artist Award for her debut film Imagine That, and many others.

Net Worth

Talking about her net worth then as of 2022, her net worth is around $2 Million US and her annual income is around $600,000. The main source of earnings comes from appearing in films, TV shows, and various other ventures. apart from this she also earn from several magazines, and commercials, such as in 2018 she was on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar Arabia.


How much is the worth of Yara Shahidi?

Yara Shahidi is an American actress, model, and activist, who has a net worth of $2 million as of 2022.

How much money does Yara Shahidi make?

Yara Shahidi’s annual income is over $600,000.

How old is Yara Shahidi?

Yara Sayeh Shahidi was born on the 10th of February 2000, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, she is 22 years old.

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