She first rose to fame on the hit Disney Channel show Jessie. Now, Skai Jackson is one of the popular social media influencers. Get to know more about Skai Jackson’s height and net worth. More about Jackson’s parents, and ethnicity.
Skai Jackson Age, Birthday
Former Disney Channel star Skai Syed Jackson is all grown up now. She is currently 19 years old since she was born on the 8th of April, 2002.
Skai Jackson was born in New York City but is of the black community. Thus her nationality is African-American. However, her ethnic roots are African-Honduran.
How tall is Skai Jackson?
The 19-year-old Skai Jackson’s height is 5′ 2″, giving her a below-average height. However, she is still smaller compared to Peyton Roi List (5’6″), a fellow Disney alum. The fact that she is still a teenager means, Skai will probably still grow a few inches taller.
The former child star has always been a little petite. Even her weight matches her small size. She currently weighs about 34kg.
The New York-raised star first came to the spotlight as a child model. She filmed numerous commercials from Pepsi to Old Navy. However, her acting debut was for the 2007 film Liberty Kid.
In 2009, Skai was cast as the voice of Little Fish in the Nickelodeon animated series Bubble Guppies. Moreover, she had guest appearances in shows and movies like ‘The Smurfs.’
The young star’s big break came when cast as Zuri Ross on Disney Channel’s Jessie. She also reprised her role on the show’s spin-off “Bunk’d” in 2015. Furthermore, Skai also lent her voices to a few animated series like Ultimate Spider-Man to DreamWorks Dragons: Rescue Riders.
In 2019, she became a meme after featuring in Lil Nas X’s music video Panini. In the same year, Skai wrote her first book ‘Reach for the Skai.’ Moreover, she also appeared as a contestant on Dancing with the Stars in 2020, making it to the semi-finals.
Thus, the child star has accumulated a significant amount in her acting career. She presently has a net worth of $1 Million.
The former child star was born to parents Jacob Jackson and Kiya Cole. However, her parents got divorced when she was younger. Thus, her custody went to her mother, Kiya.
Even with split parents, Skai managed to gain a bigger family. Donovan and Cassilay Monique, her brother and sister to her parents. In addition, she also has half-siblings to her father and his wife, Shar Jackson. Her half-brother, Kaleb, and half-sister, Kori Madison Federline.
Boyfriend and Dating life.
With Skai Jackson at the age where feelings come and go, it’s no surprise she has fallen in love with a few boys along the way. However, Skai is single at present. But this doesn’t stop her from enjoying her work life, and honestly, she’s doing quite well.
But we can’t help but wonder what-ifs of her past relationships. So here’s a timeline of her dating life, from her first boyfriend to her recent ex.
There were rumors of Skai dating rapper Kid Trunks from June 2017 to November 2018. The two’s relationship came to the surface after posting and commenting on each other’s social media accounts. However, news of their break up came after a cryptic message on the now-deleted video from Kid Trunks.
Rumors about Skai hooking up with NBA YoungBoy appeared after teenage rapper Bhad Bhabie accused her. However, the actress denied this and even led to giving Bhabie a restraining order.
Around July 2019, the young actress was paired with the internet star Famous Jay. However, the rumors died down immediately after no further sighting of the pair appeared.
Skai was once again linked to another rapper, Smooky MarGielaa. They were said to be dating from October to November 2019. Skai was also linked to Lil Keed in 2019. However, Skai denied claims of them dating.
And lastly, we come to the most controversial ex-boyfriend of the actress, Julez Smith. The singer-songwriter is the son of Solange Knowles. Sources state that the couple started dating in 2020 and kept their relationship a secret. However, they broke up after Julez leaked an assumed adult video of the couple.
Skai Jackson is truly a fashion icon. From fashion designer clothes to out-of-the-box hairstyles. Moreover, her hairstyle has made girls of her age feel confident in their sense of style over the years.
Whenever awards season comes through, no doubt Skai’s style didn’t come to play. From the classic curls to chic braids and edgy bangs, Skai rocks all the types. For more hair-spiration, check out her latest hairstyles here.
|Full Name||Skai Syed Jackson|
|Birthdate||April 8, 2002|
|Birth Place||Staten Island, New York City, New York, United States|
|Height||5 feet 2 inches|
|Parents||Jacob Jackson & Kiya Cole|
|Siblings||4 (Donovan, Cassilay Monique, Kori Madison Federline, and Kaleb Jackson)|
|Profession||Actress, Model, Author|
|Net Worth||$1 Million|