Marsai Martin is an American child actress who gained fame through her appearance in the popular series ‘Black-ish’. The series stars actors like Anthony Anderson, Marcus Scribner, and Wanda Sykes. She began her career as a model when she was a toddler and later began to appear in several series and dramas.
Furthermore, she has also amassed several awards and accolades including the 2020 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Breakthrough Performance in motion Picture. Additionally, she won seven awards in NAACP Image Awards for her role in ‘Black-ish’. She produced a comedy-film ‘Little’ which led her to became the youngest person(at the age of 13) to produce in Hollywood. Let us scroll over to find more information on the young and talented actress.
Caption: The young actress Marsai Martin famed for her role in the series ‘Black-ish’.
Marsai Martin: Bio, Family, Early Career
The ‘Black-ish’ famed actress was born on 14 August 2004, in Little Elm, Texas, to Joshua and Carol Martin. Her parents observe her talent for acting while she was just 2 years old. She also mimics characters from the series and films even though she could not speak. After seeing this, Martin’s parents contacted photographers and shoot pictures of her which later send to talent agencies.
Kim Dawson, the talent agent contacted then and began to appear in commercials by the age of ten. She then joined Cathryn Sullivan’s acting for film school to polish her acting skills. She moved to Los Angeles at the age of nine when she came to contact with Melissa Berger in one of the talent seminar hunts. At that time, Marsai auditioned for several dramas and series.
Marsai Martin: Career & Life Achievements
As mentioned above earlier, she started her career from appearing in the commercials. She noticed from a commercial ‘Meineke’, a car company, and soon landed to her major role in the series ‘Black-ish’. After she auditioned for many dramas and series. She appeared as Diane Johnson, the youngest daughter in the series. This is her debuted series and received positive reactions and became the name in the US household.
Besides series, she worked in the 2016 film ‘Nina’ where she gave her voice. In the same year, she debuted her film career and appeared in the movie ‘An American Girl Story- Melody 1963: Love Has to Win’. Following that, she joined the cast of the comedy movie ‘Fun Mom Dinner’ in a supporting role ‘Hannah’. In December 2019, she announced to produce the comedy film ‘Queen’.
In 2019, she appeared in a supportive role of Jordan Sanders in the fantasy-comedy film ‘Little’. She also served as an executive producer for the film along with her father. Additionally, she has voiced for the animated series like ‘Goldie & Bear’, ‘The Mr. Peabody and Sherman Show’, and ‘Elena of Avalor’.
Marsai Martin: Personal Life & Husband
She is still in her teenage, the 16-years-old (as of 2020), is too young to get married. Further, she is most probably single at the moment and is not hook up with anybody. Moreover, she is focusing on her work rather than thinking about a romantic relationship. However, she might engage with someone in the future when it comes we will be here to inform you.
Furthermore, the child actress has been trolled in social media for her hair and teeth. She was also trolled for her appearance during the 2020 virtual BET Awards. She went on to her social media page and shared a video following the criticism and troll. There she said sorry if she had offended anyone who had high expectations of hers.
Marsai Martin: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
The young actress is making a hefty amount from her career despite her young age. She gained fame from the series Black-ish and helps her to make a good fortune. She has also huge followers on her social media platforms. Though she has not provided information on her salary, according to sources, her net worth has an estimation of around $1 million. Further, her net worth might have an increase in the upcoming days as her popularity increases as well as work.
She is highly active over different social media platforms with verified accounts. She has an Instagram account @marsaimartin with 2.6 million followers. On Twitter, she goes by the handle @marsaimartin with 130.1k followers. She has a Facebook account with more than 824.3k followers. She has created a YouTube channel under her name with 135k subscribers and over 2.6 million viewers on 25 February 2014.
Marsai Martin: Body Measurements
The child actress Martin who is in her teenage has a well-maintained and slim body figure. Further, her body stands to a height of 4 feet 11 inches which might increase to a few more inches in the coming years. Her body weighs around 42 kg and measures 30-22-31 inches as of now. She has beautiful pairs of black eyes and black hair.