This sweet Yara Sayeh Shahidi was born in Minnesota and her ethnicity belongs to African-American and Iranian-American. Check out her net worth, siblings name, religion and facts. Yara Sayeh Shahidi is a renowned American model and actress. She is a teenager and has achieved a sky-high success at this early age. She has bagged a number of characters and so much success also. Yara Shahidi was born in Minneapolis of Minnesota and she is she was born on 10th February of 2000 and she now just a 17 years old girl.
|Name||Yara Sayeh Shahidi|
|Date of Birth||February10, 2000|
|Parents||Father: Afshin Shahidi
Mother: Keri Shahidi
|Yara Shahidi Net Worth||$6 Million|
|Yara Shahidi Boyfriend||Iggy Azalea|
Now take a glance about her ethnicity. Afsin Alexander Shahidi, her father is a renowned photographer of America and his ethnicity is Iranian-American. Her mother Keri Shahidi is an African-American woman, who is an actress by profession. She is a native of Choctaw. She was in Minnesota for four years and then the Shahidi family shifted to California to establish a career of her father. She is not the only person from the family, who is the showbiz adobe. Her brother Sayeed Shahidi is also a famous model and actor. Yara is the second cousin of the renowned rapper Nas.
Her name Yara means “someone, who close to your heart”. Which is a Persian name and she told that in her recent interview with Star Tribune.
She started her career at very early age, when she was just 6 as a model for several renowned brands like Ralph Lauren, McDonald’s, GapKids, Disney, and The Children’s Place etc. She has appeared on the television Medias with her mother and younger brother. Yara is also a popular face of the print media. She debuted in her acting career with “Imagine That”, a character with Eddie Murphy.
The master stroke of her career is Black-ish, a prime time comedy show of ABC. She has won the NAACP Image Award for best supporting role award. She has signed a contract with New York’s Women Management agency recently.