Emmy Award-nominated prominent German-American actress Zazie Beetz is well known for her performance in the FX comedy-drama series Atlanta. She appeared in the Netflix anthology series Easy and did the voiceover in Amazon’s animated superhero action series Invincible. Regarding her movie appearances, the actress has been part of some hit films such as Geostorm, Deadpool 2, and Joker.
Early Life, Parents, And Education
Zazie Beetz was born Zazie Olivia Beetz on June 1, 1991, in Berlin, German. Her father is a German cabinet creator, whereas her mother is an Afro-American civil worker from New York.
Her parents part ways when she was very little. She has a younger brother, Justin Beetz. Her dad moved to the USA in 1990 after the fall of the Berlin Wall.
The actress did her pre-schooling in Berlin but kindergarten in New York City. She attended Muscota New School for her acting, where she was involved in community theaters and on local stages.
Beetz graduated from LaGuardia Arts High School in 2009. After, she enrolled at Skidmore College, graduating in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in French.
As of 2020, she is 30 years old and stands at the height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 meters).
Accumulated Net Worth Of $2.5 Million – Her Popular Roles In TV And Film
The Berlin-born actress has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million as of August 2021. She gathered a good amount of wealth mostly from her acting career.
According to influencer marking hub, she obtains between $2,223 and $3,705 per sponsored post from her Instagram @zaziebeetz, with over 744 thousand followers.
Beetz started her acting journey, appearing in the short film The Crocotta in 2013. She since appeared in films like Beasts, James White, and Applesauce.
Since 2016, she is playing Vanessa “Van” Keefer in the FX comedy-drama series Atlanta. From 2016-2019, she landed the role of Noelle in the comedy-drama series Easy.
Zazie acted as Dana in the sci-fi disaster film Geostorm (box office $221.6 million and budget $120 million) in 2017. The following year, she starred in the superhero film Deadpool 2 (grossed $786.5 million against the budget of $110 million).
She also played Sophie Dumond in the hit DC Comics-based film Joker (worldwide collection $1.074 billion and budget $70 million) in 2019.
As of now, Atlanta star is voiceover the character of Amber Bennett in Amazon’s animated superhero action series Invincible.
Is Zazie Beetz In A Relationship?
The 30-year-old actress is currently in a relationship with her long-time partner David Rysdahl. By profession, her boyfriend is an actor, writer, and producer known for That’s Not us, Black Swell, and The Revival.
The couple has been together for six long years and still going strong. Also, they have worked together in the film Nine Days.