Skai Jackson is the personification of natural talent and grace. The young actress has thrived in the industry, from a baby model to an actress. She has starred in movies like ‘The Smurfs’ and ‘The Rebound.’
The American actress is continuously on the public radar, sometimes for her acting and other time for her fashion sense.
Besides, she is not afraid of expressing her words in a straight manner. Find out more about Skai, her family, and her filmographies.
But before here are some interesting facts about the actress.
Skai Jackson: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Skai Jackson|
|Birth Date:||April 8, 2002|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA|
|Active years:||2005- present|
Early Life and Education
Skai Jackson was born on April 8, 2002, in New York City, New York, United States of America. The actress is the daughter of father Jacob Jackson and mother Kiya Cole.
Ever since her parent’s divorce, Skai has been under the care of her mother, Kiya.
Similarly, the American-born actress is of African-American ethnicity. Also, the young actress has two siblings, a brother, and a sister, but their names are unknown.
The same can be said about her education, too, as the actress has yet to reveal her educational background.
Skai Jackson Age and Measurements
The youthful actress is 20 years old as of this year. The baby model turned actress stands at the height of 4 feet 11 inches(1.50m) and weighs about 34 kgs.
Notably, the actress was often bullied and criticized regarding her height.
Despite that, Skai is still beautiful and has beautiful features to prove so. She has black eyes and curly black hair that compliments her features.
In addition, Skai has a killer fashion sense that often puts her in the limelight.
As mentioned above, Skai first started her career as a child model, where she appeared in numerous commercials and photoshoots. From then, she continued to thrive more in the acting field.
Skai first made a debut on the small screen with the independent film Liberty Kid(2007). At that time, she was just three years old.
For years, the actress appeared in other movies like Rescue Me(2008), The Rebound(2009), Arthur(2011), The Smurfs(2011), and G.I. Joe: Retaliation(2013).
Similarly, the Liberty Kid actress appeared in many television series, including Team Umizoomi(2010), Bubble Guppies(2011-2013), Dora the Explorer(2012-2014), Good Luck Charlie(2013), Ultimate Spider-Man(2014), Bunk’d(2015-2018) and many more.
In 2011, Jackson starred in the Disney Channel sitcom Jessie as Zuri Ross, which established her as an actress. Following the success, Jackson also appeared in Bunk’d, a spin-off of Jessie.
Tribute to Cameron Boyce
Skai Jackson, who starred in the Disney sitcom Jessie, paid tribute to his co-star Cameron Boyce on his Instagram.
The actress left a comment on Boyce’s last Instagram post saying, “I love you. Forever in my heart.” Also, she added a broken heart emoji and angel emoji.
But it was nothing compared to the one she posted on her own Instagram with a lengthy post.
Apparently, Boyce and Jackson grew close during the filming of the Disney sitcom ‘Jessie.’
The late actor Cameron has mentioned time and again about his incredible time on the set and all the friends that he made.
Skai Jackson: Personal Life
The young 20-year-old actress is single as of today and has shown no sign of dating. In fact, the actress is focused on her career.
And as everyone has witnessed, Skai has transformed herself into an actress with her dedication and passion for honing the craft.
Moreover, the young actress inspires anyone to speak out and defend themselves, just like the time she was bullied for her height.
Despite the bullying and racist comments, Jackson has succeeded as an actress and fashionista.
Likewise, Jackson has graced and owned every red carpet event. It is sometimes scary how the young black actress is unfazed by all the backlashes. But instead is succeeding in every aspect of her life.
Jessie’s actress has been so inspirational that the Marvel character, Riri Williams, the new Iron Man, was based on her. Mike Deodato Jr., the comic artist, later confirmed it in his tweet.
Net Worth and Income
At such a tender age, Skai has achieved great success from her acting carer.
As of 2023, her net worth of Jackson is estimated to be $500,000.
Furthermore, the beautiful actress is paid for her endorsements and commercial ads.
In addition, it is also mentioned that Skai earns $58,824 annually and $13,072 just from her endorsements and sponsorships.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 7.8 million Followers