Zendaya

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Zendaya
Zendaya - 2019 by Glenn Francis.jpg
Zendaya at the premiere of Spider-Man: Far from Home in 2019
Born
Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman

(1996-09-01) September 1, 1996 (age 24)
Occupation
  • Actress
  • singer
Years active2009–present
Musical career
Genres
InstrumentsVocals
Labels
Websitezendaya.com
Signature
Signature of Zendaya.svg

Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman (/zɛnˈd.ə/; born September 1, 1996)[2] also known as Zendaya, 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).[3]

In 2013, Zendaya was a contestant on the sixteenth season of the competition series Dancing with the Stars.[4] From 2015 to 2018, she produced and acted as K.C. Cooper in the sitcom K.C. Undercover.[5] In 2019, she started playing the main role in the HBO drama series Euphoria.[6] 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.[7] 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[change | change source]

Movies[change | change source]

Year Title Role Notes
2013 Super Buddies Lollipop (voice) Direct-to-DVD
2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming Michelle
The Greatest Showman Anne Wheeler
2018 Duck Duck Goose Chi (voice)
Smallfoot Meechee (voice)
2019 Spider-Man: Far from Home MJ
2021 Malcolm & Marie Marie Also producer
Dune Chani Post-production
Spider-Man: No Way Home MJ Filming

Television[change | change source]

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"[8]
2015–2018 K.C. Undercover K.C. Cooper Main role; also co-producer[9]
2017 Walk the Prank Herself Episode: "K.C. Undercover Edition"[10]
2017 Lip Sync Battle Herself Episode: "Tom Holland vs. Zendaya"[11]
2019 The OA Fola 3 episodes
2019–present Euphoria Rue Bennett Main role

Discography[change | change source]

Albums[change | change source]

Studio albums[change | change source]

List of studio albums, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak
chart
positions
US
[12]
Zendaya
  • Released: September 17, 2013
  • Label: Hollywood
  • Format: CD, digital download
51

Extended plays[change | change source]

List of extended plays
Title Album details
Made in Japan[13]
(with Bella Thorne)

Singles[change | change source]

As lead artist[change | change source]

List of singles, with selected chart positions
Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album
US
[14]
US
Pop

[15]
AUS
[16]
CAN
[17]
FRA
[18]
IRE
[19]
NZ
[20]
SPA
[21]
SWE
[22]
UK
[23]
"Swag It Out" 2011 Non-album single
"Watch Me"
(with Bella Thorne)
86 Shake It Up: Break It Down
"Something to Dance For" 2012 [A] 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 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[change | change source]

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

[30]
"My Jam"[31]
(Bobby Brackins featuring Zendaya and Jeremih)
2015 To Live For
"This Is for My Girls"[32]
(among Artists for Let Girls Learn)
2016 5 Non-album single
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Promotional singles[change | change source]

List of singles, with selected chart positions
Title Year Album
"Too Much"[33] 2014 Non-album singles
"Keep It Undercover"[34] 2015
"Wonderful Life"[35] 2018 Smallfoot

Other appearances[change | change source]

Song Year Album
"Hot n Cold" (as part of Kidz Bop Kids) 2010 Kidz Bop Dance Party[36]
"Dig Down Deeper" 2011 Pixie Hollow Games

Notes[change | change source]

  1. "Something to Dance For" did not enter the Billboard Hot 100, but peaked at No. 24 on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart.[25]

References[change | change source]

  1. Lipshutz, Jason (October 24, 2014). "After Selena Gomez's Exit and a Thawing 'Frozen,' Is Disney Headed for a Cold Spell?". Billboard. Archived from the original on June 27, 2019. Retrieved April 17, 2020.
  2. Phares, Heather. "Zendaya Biography". AllMusic. Archived from the original on October 1, 2016. Retrieved June 8, 2016.
  3. "Zendaya is Raquel "Rocky" Blue". Disney Channel Medianet. Archived from the original on April 2, 2012. Retrieved November 10, 2010.
  4. O'Connell, Michael (February 26, 2013). "'Dancing With the Stars' Season 16 Cast Includes Olympians, a Judd and an 'Idol'". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on September 21, 2020. Retrieved September 21, 2020.
  5. Ng, Philiana (May 8, 2014). "Disney Channel Orders Zendaya's 'K.C. Undercover' to Series". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on April 16, 2016. Retrieved June 21, 2016. The cable network has given a series order to spy comedy K.C. Undercover (previously Super Awesome Katy), starring the Shake It Up alum.
  6. "Zendaya to Star in HBO's 'Euphoria' Pilot". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on June 12, 2018. Retrieved June 5, 2018.
  7. Bahr, Sarah (September 21, 2020). "Zendaya Makes History with Her Emmy Win". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Archived from the original on September 21, 2020. Retrieved September 21, 2020.
  8. "Zendaya on 'Black-ish'". ABC. October 15, 2015. Archived from the original on July 28, 2017. Retrieved July 20, 2017.
  9. Wagmeister, Elizabeth (November 1, 2016). "Zendaya's Disney Channel Show 'K.C. Undercover' Renewed for Season 3". Variety. Archived from the original on August 7, 2017. Retrieved August 7, 2017.
  10. "'Walk The Prank' Season 2: First Look At Zendaya's Guest Spot". Hollywood Life. March 13, 2017. Archived from the original on May 20, 2017. Retrieved May 31, 2017.
  11. "Lip Sync Battle: "Tom Holland vs. Zendaya"". Paramount Network. July 5, 2017. Archived from the original on March 6, 2019. Retrieved March 5, 2019.
  12. "Billboard Chart History: Zendaya". Billboard. Retrieved May 13, 2010.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "Made in Japan – iTunes". iTunes. Archived from the original on June 28, 2013. Retrieved May 13, 2010.
  14. "Zendaya Chart History – Hot 100". Billboard\. Archived from the original on May 14, 2018. Retrieved January 17, 2018.
  15. "Zendaya Chart History: Pop Songs". Billboard. Archived from the original on February 13, 2016. Retrieved February 13, 2016.
  16. "ARIA Charts: Zendaya". ARIA Charts. October 11, 2012. Archived from the original on August 3, 2014. Retrieved September 13, 2012.
  17. "Canada Chart History: Zendaya". Billboard. Retrieved May 13, 2010.
  18. "Le Top de la semaine : Top Singles Téléchargés (Week 5, 2018)" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. Archived from the original on June 2, 2018. Retrieved January 23, 2018.
  19. "Discography Zendaya". irish-charts.com. Retrieved September 22, 2020.
  20. "Discography Zendaya". Hung Medien. Retrieved January 26, 2018.
  21. "Top 100 Canciones – Semana 4: del 19 January 2018 al 25 January 2018" (in Spanish). Productores de Música de España. Archived from the original on February 1, 2018. Retrieved February 1, 2018.
  22. "Discography Zendaya". Hung Medien. Archived from the original on January 27, 2018. Retrieved January 26, 2018.
  23. "Official Singles Chart Top 100 (23 February 2018 – 1 March 2018)". Official Charts Company. Archived from the original on February 20, 2018. Retrieved February 24, 2018. http://www.officialcharts.com/artist/52837/hugh-jackman-greatest-showman/
  24. 24.0 24.1 24.2 "Gold & Platinum: Zendaya". Recording Industry Association of America. Archived from the original on March 6, 2016. Retrieved April 19, 2018.
  25. "Zendaya Chart History – Bubbling Under Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Archived from the original on May 10, 2018. Retrieved January 17, 2018.
  26. "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2014 Singles". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved December 28, 2015.
  27. "ARIA Charts - Accreditations - 2019 Singles". ARIA. Retrieved 30 March 2019.
  28. "BPI Awards – bpi" (To access, enter the search parameter "Zendaya" and select "Search by Keyword"). British Phonographic Industry. Archived from the original on January 17, 2010. Retrieved March 9, 2018.
  29. "Canadian single certifications – Zac Efron & Zendaya – Rewrite the Stars". Music Canada. Retrieved May 3, 2018.
  30. "This Is For My Girls Chart History". Billboard.com. Archived from the original on May 20, 2018. Retrieved April 26, 2018.
  31. "My Jam (feat. Zendaya & Jeremih) – Single by Bobby Brackins". iTunes. Archived from the original on March 17, 2015. Retrieved May 13, 2010.
  32. "This Is For My Girls – Single by Kelly Clarkson, Chloe & Halle, Missy Elliott, Jadagrace, Lea Michele,Janelle Monáe, Kelly Rowland & Zendaya". iTunes. Archived from the original on March 23, 2016.
  33. "Too Much (From "Zapped") – Single by Zendaya". iTunes. Archived from the original on September 13, 2014. Retrieved May 13, 2010.
  34. "Keep It Undercover (Theme Song From "K.C. Undercover") – Single by Zendaya". iTunes. Archived from the original on February 27, 2015. Retrieved May 13, 2010.
  35. "Wonderful LIfe (From Smallfoot: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) - Single". Retrieved August 22, 2018 – via iTunes.
  36. "KIDZ BOP Dance Party by Kidz Bop Kids". iTunes. Retrieved 2010-05-13.

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