Naomi Scott is going to be portraying Jasmine in the upcoming movie ‘’Aladdin’’ and we can not wait to see her!
Alongside Naomi Scotte we will be seeing Will Smith as the Genie and Mena Massoud as Alddin.
These are some facts about the actress you should know:
- Naomi Grace Scott born on the 6th of May 1993.
- She was born in London, England.
- Usha Scott (her mother), is a Uganda-born Gujarati Indian who emigrated to England at a young age and her father, Christopher is English.
- Both her parents are pastors at the Bridge Church, Woodford in Redbridge, northeast London.
- She has an older brother named Joshua.
- Naomi Scott attended Davenant Foundation School in Loughton, Essex.
- When she was in school, she performed regularly in school musical and drama productions.
- She began her singing career with the Bridge Church Youth Band.
- She was discovered by British pop singer Kéllé Bryan from the all-girl band Eternal, who signed her as a client.
- She went to work with British songwriters and producers Xenomania.
- She got her first big role as an actress on the series Life Bites, which was on the Disney Channel UK.
- In 2010, she was cast as Mohini “Mo” Banjaree in the 2011 Disney Channel original movie Lemonade Mouth, her first role in an American production.
- In August 2014, she independently released her debut EP Invisible Division.
- In October 2015, she was cast in a co-leading role as Kimberly Hart, the Pink Ranger, in Power Rangers.
- In July 2017, Scott was cast as Princess Jasmine in a live-action remake of Aladdin.
- It was confirmed in July 2018, that the actress and singer will star as one of the three lead ‘Angels’ in the new 2019 Elizabeth Banks directed reboot film of Charlie’s Angels, along with Kristen Stewart and Ella Balinska. Banks will portray the role of Bosley.
- In June 2014, she married English footballer Jordan Spence after four years of dating.