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Yara Shahidi

Yara Shahidi was born as Yara Sayeh Shahidi. She is an actress, known for Salt (2010), Black-ish (2014) and Imagine That (2009). See full bio »

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 2014 The Fosters (TV Series)
- Play (2014) ... Maddie
- Adoption Day (2014) ... Maddie
 2014 Bad Teacher (TV Series)
- Pilot (2014) ... Jalissa
 2013 Scandal (TV Series)
Young Olivia
- YOLO (2013) ... Young Olivia
- Icarus (2013) ... Young Olivia
 2012-2013 The First Family (TV Series)
Chloe Johnson
- The First Class President (2013) ... Chloe Johnson
- The First Triangle (2013) ... Chloe Johnson
- The First Job (2013) ... Chloe Johnson
- The First Veep Down (2013) ... Chloe Johnson
- The First Trial (2013) ... Chloe Johnson
 2012 The Finder (TV Series)
Adina Abreu
- The Conversation (2012) ... Adina Abreu
 2011 Rip City (TV Movie)
 2011 Butter
 2011 Special Agent Oso (TV Series)
 2011 The Cape (TV Series)
Layla Voyt
- Endgame (2011) ... Layla Voyt
 2011 Family Guy (TV Series)
Little Girl
- Episode VI: It's a Trap (2011) ... Little Girl (voice)
 2010 $#*! My Dad Says (TV Series)
Girl Scout
- Pilot (2010) ... Girl Scout (uncredited)
 2010 Lie to Me (TV Series)
- Teacher and Pupils (2010) ... Olivia
 2010 Unthinkable
Katie Humphries
 2009 Wizards of Waverly Place (TV Series)
- Doll House (2009) ... Olive
 2007 Entourage (TV Series)
Kandace West
- No Cannes Do (2007) ... Kandace West
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5' 3" (1.6 m)

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Life is too long NOT to make mistakes!


Is half African-American and half Iranian. See more »

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