4 Facts About Yara Shahidi

1. ABC announced in 2017 that Yara Shahidi would be headlining a Black-ish spinoff, titled Grown-ish, on its sister network Freeform.

2. In September 2014, Yara Shahidi starred in ABC's prime-time comedy Black-ish as 14-year-old Zoey Johnson.

3. Yara Shahidi made her cinematic debut in 2009, starring opposite Eddie Murphy in Paramount Pictures' Imagine That, for which she received a Young Artist Award nomination for the best performance in a feature film category.

4. Yara Sayeh Yara Shahidi is an American actress, model and activist.