Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman, known most commonly as Zendaya, is an American actress, singer, and dancer. She is mostly known for her role in the Disney sitcom Shake It Up! to which she featured in the the lead role of Rocky Blue. Zendaya poys aya the role of Anne Wheeler in the film The Greatest Showman.
She has starred in three feature films and played one of the lead roles in the television film Frenemies as Halley Brandon. She voiced Fern in the Pixie Hollow Games. She appeared in Good Luck Charlie as Rocky Blue and in a Good Luck Charlie and Shake It Up crossover title Charlie Shakes It Up. She appeared on PrankStars as herself in the episode "Walk The Prank" and on A.N.T. Farm as Sequoia Jones in the episode "Creative ConsultANT", and as Michelle "MJ" Jones in Spider-Man: Homecoming.
Zendaya signed a deal with Hollywood Records on August 8, 2012, and started recording songs for her debut album on August 12, 2012. She released a single from an independent label called "Swag It Out" and another single with Bella Thorne called "Watch Me", which is featured on the Break It Down album. On March 20, 2012, Zendaya released the song "Something to Dance For" as the promotional single from Shake It Up: Live 2 Dance soundtrack.