Skai Syed Jackson is an American actress who was included in Time’s list of Most Influential Teens in 2016. She portrayed the role of Zuri Ross in the Disney Channel sitcom Jessie, which she subsequently reprised in its sequel Bunk’d. Jackson began acting at the age of five, making her debut in the film Liberty Kid.
Skai Jackson Biography
|Full Name||Skai Syed Jackson|
|Age||20 years old|
|Date Of Birth||April 8, 2002|
|Birth Place||Staten Island, New York,
|Hometown||New York City|
|Height||5 ft 2 in (157.5 cm)|
|Weight||42 kg (92.5 lbs)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Skai Jackson Net Worth
|Net Worth:||$500 Thousand|
|Date of Birth:||Apr 8, 2002 (20 years old)|
|Profession:||Actor, Child Actor|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Skai Syed Jackson was born on the 8th of April 2002, in the Staten Island borough of New York City, New York, the United States. Skai is of African-American and African-Honduran descent. She was raised by her father Jacob Jackson, and mother Kiya Cole, alongside a sister and mother. Skai was young when her parents got divorced so she spent most of her childhood with her mother. Her mom also runs a YouTube channel where she has more than 18k subscribers. She was only 9 months old when Skai began her modeling career, as a baby model she started appearing in various commercials for big brands including, Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Band-Aid, and Old Navy. Apart from having success, she also faced some issues in her life such as Skai being harassed by rapper Bhad Bhabie in March 2020, so she filed court papers for a restraining order against her. After being plea temporarily granted, it was later dropped by Skai. In the mid of 2020, Skai again came to the spotlight after tweeting a picture of fans doxing an alleged little over the use of a racial slur on a social media post.
Skai Jackson Family, Boyfriend & Relationships
Skai Jackson’s father’s name is Mr. Jackson who is a businessman by profession and her mother’s name is Mrs. Jackson who is a housewife. Skai Jackson’s marital status is unmarried. She is not dating anyone for now and there is no insight into any of her past relationships.
Skai Jackson started her career as a child actress with a popular role in the movie titled Liberty Kid in the year 2007 when she was just 5 years old. After that, she played a short recurring role in the popular television series titled Rescue Me in the year 2008.
In the year 2009, she made her appearance in a romantic-comedy film titled The Rebound and in Nickelodeon’s animated series titled Bubble Guppies. After that, she has played several cameo roles in various movies and television series like Team Umizoomi, Royal Pains, Boardwalk Empire, Arthur, and The Smurfs.
In the year 2011, she made her appearance in the popular sitcom series titled Jessie on Disney Channel. In the year 2013, she portrayed the role of Joetta Watson in the popular television film titled The Watsons Go To Birmingham and in the following year made her appearance in the animated series titled Ultimate Spider-Man.
In the year 2015, she made her appearance in the popular Disney Channel series titled Bunk’d, and after that, she rose to huge popularity. In the very next year, she made a guest appearance in the series titled K.C. Undercover. She has also appeared in a small recurring role in series like Marvel Rising Initiation, Marvel Rising Chasing Ghost, and Marvel Rising Battle of the Bands.
In the year 2019, she has been featured in the music video titled Panini by Lil Nas Xs. Later in the year, she made her debut as an author and released her first novel titled Reach for the Skai How To Inspire, Empower, and Clapback, and also worked as a voice-over artist in the animated series titled DreamWorks Dragons Rescue Riders.
In the year 2020, she made her appearance in the popular TV reality show titled Dancing With the Stars as a celebrity contestant and reached up to the semi-finals with her partner Alan Bersten.