Yara Sayeh Shahidi was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Keri Salter Shahidi and Afshin Shahidi, a photographer. Her mother, Keri Salter, is of African-American and Choctaw heritage, whereas her father Afshin is Iranian. Afshin was one of the principal photographers for musician Prince until his death in 2016.
Aug 15, 2022 · Yara’s mother Keri Shahidi went casual for the stroll sporting a white short-sleeve T-shirt with baggy charcoal jeans. She added clear frames, gold hoop earrings and a brown bag that she kept ...
His mother Keri Salter Shahidi is African-American, whereas his father Afshin Shahidi is Iranian.   He lived in St. Paul, Minnesota until age two, then moved to Glendale, California .  Sayeed is an Iranian name meaning "Blessing"  or "Blessed"; Shahidi is also a common surname in Iran, of Muslim origin.
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Yara Shahidi, Actress: Salt. Yara Shahidi was born on February 10, 2000 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Salt (2010), Black-ish (2014) and Grown-ish (2018).
Aug 15, 2022 · (L-R) Yara Shahidi and her mother Keri Shahidi take a stroll in New York City on August 14, 2022. CREDIT: Christopher Peterson / SplashNew Shahidi is a fashion icon in her own right.
In November, Edward Norton, Indira Varma, Keri Russell, Cherry Jones and Michael Gandolfini were added to the cast. In January 2022, additional castings were announced including Murray Bartlett, Yara Shahidi, Diane Lane, Heather Graham and Judd Hirsch.