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Skai Jackson is a sweet little child actress who has gained fame during her portrayal of Zuri Ross in ‘Jessie’ on Disney channel. Her talent and skill of acting got her more roles and she is currently starring on the Disney Channel series called ‘Bunk’d’. This ‘little wonder’ has great potential and is quite understanding and eager to learn.
Skai Jackson’s birth, age, parents, siblings, and childhood
Skai Jackson was born on 8 April 2002 in New York City. Her father is Jacob Jackson and her mother is Kiya Cole. Skai’s parents are divorced. She has two siblings; a sister and a brother. All three children now stay with their mother.
Her school’s name has not been revealed. She is currently in high school. She is of African ethnicity. She had told in an interview:
“I always had a passion for acting since I was four years old”
Skai Jackson’s career movies and TV series
Skai started her career early in life. She was just 9 months old when she faced the cameras. She has worked as a model and also done several commercials on the national level such as for the Band-aid bandages. In 2007, Skai had started acting. Her debut role was in the independent film called ‘Liberty Kid’.
At that time, Skai was just 5 years old. She was then cast the next year in ‘Rescue Me’. This was followed by a significant role in the film ‘The Rebound’ in 2009.
She was also part of the pre-school animated series named ‘Bubble Guppies’. She played the role of the Little Fish. In 2010 and 2011, Skai did guest appearances in TV series such as ‘Team Umizoomi’, Royal Pains, and Boardwalk Empire. She also had minor roles to play in the films ‘Arthur’ and ‘The Smurfs’. In the latter film, she was the kicking girl.
Her breakthrough role came in 2011 when 9-year-old Skai was cast in the role of Zuri Ross in the Disney Channel drama series called ‘Jessie’. She was also a guest star in ‘Ultimate Spider-Man’ on Disney XD channel. In 2015, there was a spin-off of Jessie in which Skai again played the role of Zuri Ross. This spin-off was ‘Bunk’d’ and it is still running. Skai has also more films and TV series to her credits.
She has won several rave reviews and also awards, nominations, and honors. She is also active in the social media. She has over 2.7 million fans following her on her Instagram. Skai has a wish to direct and produce a film later on in her career. She would also like to start her own fashion and clothing line.
Skai Jackson’s capabilities and maturity
Skai is a very confident girl and she knows exactly what she wants to do in her life. She had once mentioned that she was bullied for being short. She also was bullied due to her race. But she fought back and did not allow any of these to come in the way of her progress and career growth.
She has a steep upwards sloping career graph and this speaks of her confidence and talent. She has also handled her haters on the internet well.
Skai also has displayed a lot of maturities whether it is in front or behind the camera. She had told in an interview referring to the haters:
“No one’s gonna like [everything] you do at the end of the day. There’s always gonna be someone who doesn’t like what you do, who’s gonna always hate on you. But for me, I’m living for what I do, I’m living for myself.”
She is a role model for her age people and she always advises them to speak their mind out and not be frightened by haters and online bullying people.
She is in her teens but is currently not started dating anyone and is concentrating on her work and acting.
Reference: (Wikipedia.org, people.com)