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Zendaya Coleman
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Background information
Birth name Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman
Born September 1, 1996 (1996-09-01) (age 23)
Oakland, California
Occupation(s) Actress, dancer, singer, model
Years active 2009–present

Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman (born September 1, 1996) is an American teen actress, dancer and singer. She is best known for her role as the young dancer Rocky Blue on the Disney Channel series Shake It Up!. She is known as Z by her best friend Bella Thorne and her fans are now called Zswaggers. In early 2013 she became the youngest ever contestant on Dancing with the Stars. Zendaya has released one album, Zendaya. Currently she has the lead role on the Disney Channel series K.C. Undercover playing K.C. Cooper.

Filmography

Film
Year Film Role Notes
2010-present Shake It Up Rocky Blue Co-lead role
2011 Good Luck Charlie Rocky Blue "Charlie Shakes It Up" (season 2: episode 13)
PrankStars Herself "Walk The Prank" (season 1: episode 3)
Pixie Hollow Games Fern (voice) Voice role
2012 Frenemies Halley Brandon Lead Role
2013 Dancing with the Stars Herself Contestant
2015 K.C. Undercover K.C. Cooper Disney Channel Original series; Lead role

Discography

Albums

Soundtrack albums

List of albums, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak chart positions
US
US OST
US Kids
CAN MEX
Shake It Up: Break It Down
  • Released: July 11, 2011
  • Formats: CD, digital download
  • Label: Walt Disney
22 1 1 65
Shake It Up: Live 2 Dance
  • Released: March 20, 2012
  • Formats: CD, digital download
  • Label: Walt Disney
13 2 1 99
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

Singles

List of singles, with selected chart positions
Title Year Peak chart positions Album
US
US
Heat

UK
"Swag It Out" 2011 non-album single
"Watch Me" (with Bella Thorne) 86 15 192 Shake It Up: Break It Down
"Something to Dance For" 2012 124 Shake It Up: Live 2 Dance
"—" denotes a title that was not released or did not chart in that territory.

Other appearances

Song Year Album
"Hot n Cold" (as part of Kidz Bop Kids) 2010 Kidz Bop Dance Party
"Dig Down Deeper" 2011 Pixie Hollow Games

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