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Zendaya at the premiere of Spider-Man: Far from Home in 2019
Born
Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman

September 1, 1996 (1996-09-01) (age 24)
Occupation
  • Actress
  • singer
Years active 2009–present
Musical career
Genres
Instruments Vocals
Labels
Signature
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Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman ( born September 1, 1996) is an American actress and singer. She started her career as a child model and backup dancer. She gained popularity for her role as Rocky Blue on the Disney Channel sitcom Shake It Up (2010–2013).

In 2013, Zendaya was a contestant on the sixteenth season of the competition series Dancing with the Stars. From 2015 to 2018, she produced and acted as K.C. Cooper in the sitcom K.C. Undercover. In 2019, she started playing the main role in the HBO drama series Euphoria. Her performance as a teenage drug addict made her the youngest winner of the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series. Her movie roles are supporting parts in the musical drama The Greatest Showman (2017) and the superhero movie Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) and its sequel, Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019).

Works

Movies

Year Title Role Notes
2013 Super Buddies Lollipop (voice) Direct-to-DVD
2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming Michelle
Greatest Showman, TheThe Greatest Showman Anne Wheeler
2018 Duck Duck Goose Chi (voice)
Smallfoot Meechee (voice)
2019 Spider-Man: Far from Home MJ
2021 Malcolm & Marie Marie Post-production
Dune Chani Post-production
Untitled Spider-Man: Far From Home sequel MJ Filming

Television

Year Title Role Notes
2010–2013 Shake It Up Rocky Blue Main role
2011 Good Luck Charlie Rocky Blue Episode: "Charlie Shakes It Up"
2011 PrankStars Herself Episode: "Walk the Prank"
2011 Pixie Hollow Games Fern Television special; voice role
2012 A.N.T. Farm Sequoia Jones Episode: "Creative consultANT"
2012 Frenemies Halley Brandon Television film
2013 Dancing with the Stars Herself Contestant (season 16), and runner-up
2013 The Story of Zendaya Herself Television series
2014 Zapped Zoey Stevens Television film
2014 The Making of SWAY Herself Television dancing-preparation show; 8 episodes
2014 SWAY: A Dance Trilogy Herself Television dance show
2015 Black-ish Rasheida Episode: "Daddy's Day"
2015–2018 K.C. Undercover K.C. Cooper Main role; also co-producer
2017 Walk the Prank Herself Episode: "K.C. Undercover Edition"
2017 Lip Sync Battle Herself Episode: "Tom Holland vs. Zendaya"
2019 The OA Fola 3 episodes
2019–present Euphoria Rue Bennett Main role

Discography

Albums

Studio albums

List of studio albums, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak
chart
positions
US
Zendaya
  • Released: September 17, 2013
  • Label: Hollywood
  • Format: CD, digital download
51

Extended plays

List of extended plays
Title Album details
Made in Japan
(with Bella Thorne)
  • Released: August 21, 2012
  • Format: Digital download
  • Label: Walt Disney

Singles

As lead artist

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

AUS
CAN
FRA
IRE
NZ
SPA
SWE
UK
"Swag It Out" 2011 Non-album single
"Watch Me"
(with Bella Thorne)
86
  • RIAA: Gold
Shake It Up: Break It Down
"Something to Dance For" 2012 Shake It Up: Live 2 Dance
"Fashion Is My Kryptonite"
(with Bella Thorne)
Made in Japan
"Contagious Love"
(with Bella Thorne)
2013 Shake It Up: I Love Dance
"Replay" 40 20 8 83 18 Zendaya
"My Baby"
(solo or featuring Ty Dolla Sign,
Bobby Brackins and Iamsu!)
2014
"Something New"
(featuring Chris Brown)
2016 93 28 Non-album single
"Rewrite the Stars"
(with Zac Efron)
2018 70 24 71 115 21 32 82 90 16
  • RIAA: 2x Platinum
  • ARIA: 2× Platinum
  • BPI: 2× Platinum
  • MC: Gold
The Greatest Showman
"All for Us"
(with Labrinth)
2019 71 Imagination & the Misfit Kid
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that territory.

As featured artist

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

"My Jam"
(Bobby Brackins featuring Zendaya and Jeremih)
2015 To Live For
"This Is for My Girls"
(among Artists for Let Girls Learn)
2016 5 Non-album single
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Promotional singles

List of singles, with selected chart positions
Title Year Album
"Too Much" 2014 Non-album singles
"Keep It Undercover" 2015
"Wonderful Life" 2018 Smallfoot

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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