Skai Jackson Biography
Skai Jackson is an American actress, YouTuber, and author who is widely known for her appearance in the Time’s list of Most Influential Teens in 2016. Jackson’s first major acting role was in the indie film Liberty Kid (2007), followed by a guest appearance in the Rescue Me episode (2008).
Skai Jackson Career
Jackson’s first major acting role was in the indie film Liberty Kid (2007), followed by a guest appearance in the Rescue Me episode (2008). In 2009, Jackson made an appearance in the film The Rebound, and in the same year, he played the part of Little Fish as a member of the Nickelodeon pre-school animation series Bubble Guppies. She continued to make cameo and guest appearances in the TV show Squad Umizoomi, Royal Pains, and Boardwalk Empire, and in the 2011 movies Arthur and The Smurfs.
In 2011, she was cast as Zuri Ross in the Jessie Disney Channel, which aired from September 30, 2011, to October 16, 2015. Jackson was nominated for the role of Image Award. In 2013, she appeared as Joetta Watson in the Hallmark Channel TV movie The Watsons Go To Birmingham, and in the following year she starred in the Disney XD animated series Ultimate Spider-Man. In 2015, after Jessie had finished, it was announced that Jackson would resume her role as Zuri Ross in the Disney Channel Bunk’d series, a spin-off series. Bunk’d premiered on 31 July 2015, leaving the show after its third season in 2018.
In 2016, Jackson was included in Time’s Most Influential Teens List, and in 2017, she was nominated for Best Influencer by the Shorty Awards. After her success with the shows, Jackson quickly made a guest appearance in K.C. Undercover. In 2018, Jackson made a guest appearance in Marvel Rising: Initiation as Glory Grant, a role she played in Marvel Rising: Chasing Ghosts and Marvel Rising: Battle of the Bands. Jackson was part of the music video for Lil Nas X’s “Panini” in 2019. The video gained worldwide popularity and spawned a variety of memes because its character was unable to escape the rapper.
In the same year, Jackson made her debut writing the book Reach for Skai: How to Inspire, Empower, and Clapback and began her debut as Summer on the Netflix animated series DreamWorks Dragons: Rescue Riders, which ended in 2020. On September 2, 2020, Jackson was announced as one of the celebrities competing with the Stars for the 29th season, which premiered on September 14, 2020. Alan Bersten was her partner. The pair made it to a semi-final but was eliminated 10th on November 16, 2020.
Skai Jackson Age
Jackson is 19 years old as of 2021. She was born on April 8, 2002, in Staten Island, New York, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 8th of April every year.
Skai Jackson Height
Jackson stands at an average height of 4 feet 11 inches (149.9 cm) tall.
Skai Jackson Family
She was raised in New York City and has a brother and a sister. After her parents had divorced, she stayed with her mother, Kiya Cole.
Skai Jackson Boyfriend | Husband
Jackson is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of her being in any past relationship with anyone.
Skai Jackson Salary
Jackson earned about $150,000 from a variety of sources in 2019. A large part of Skai Jackson’s income comes from modeling contracts, movies, and TV appearances.
Skai Jackson Net Worth
Jackson has an estimated net worth of $750 Thousand which she has earned through being an actress, YouTuber, and author.
Skai Jackson Movies
- 2014; My Dad’s a Soccer Mom
- 2013; G.I. Joe: Retaliation ;
- 2011; Arthur
- 2011; The Smurfs
- 2009; The Rebound ;
- 2008; Rescue Me
- 2007; Liberty Kid
Skai Jackson TV Shows
- 2020; Dancing with the Stars; Herself;
- 2019–2020; DreamWorks Dragons: Rescue Riders; Summer; Voice role
- 2019; Marvel Rising: Chasing Ghosts; Glory Grant; Voice role
- 2019; Marvel Rising: Battle of the Bands
- 2019; Marvel Rising: Operation Shuri
- 2018; Marvel Rising: Initiation
- 2015–2018; Bunk’d
- 2015; K.C. Undercover
- 2014; Ultimate Spider-Man
- 2013; Good Luck Charlie
- 2013; The Watsons Go to Birmingham
- 2012–2014; Dora the Explorer
- 2012; Austin & Ally
- 2011–2015; Jessie
- 2011–2013; Bubble Guppies
- 2011; Boardwalk Empire
- 2010-2012; Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil
- 2010; Team Umizoomi
- 2010; Royal Pains
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Jackson.
|Who is Jackson?||She is an American actress, YouTuber, and author|
|Age||19 years old as of 2021|
|Height||4 feet 11 inches|
|Net Worth||$750 Thousand|