Shahadi Wright Joseph


The young American actress who became a hit when she was cast as Madison in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical, ‘School of Rock’ (2016) and Little Inez Stubbs in ‘Hairspray Live!’ (2016). Also featured in the movie 'The Lion King' (2019).

Profession :

Stage Actress

Birthday :

April 29, 2005

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Birthplace :

United States

Shahada Wright Joseph got her break when she portrayed the role of the bold lioness named Nala in Broadway’s ‘The Lion King’. It was her first major acting role who was only nine years old that time. She gained wider notice when she starred as Zora Wilson/Umbrae in the blockbuster horror film, ‘Us’ (2019). In the same year, she reprised her role as Nala, alongside the other star-studded voice talents Beyoncé, Zendaya, and Oprah.