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  • Birthday
    July 1, 2003
  • Birthplace
    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Age
    20 Years

Storm Reid is a young  American Actress. Storm Reid started her acting debut with an appearance in the period drama film 12 Years a Slave(2013). The film 12 Years a Slave is an Award-Winning film, she featured alongside Brad Pitt and Paul Giamatti on this film. Primarily she is known for playing one of the lead roles in the 2018 science fantasy flick ‘A Wrinkle in Time’. She has also done several television programs as a television actress.

Early life

Storm Reid is an American Actress born on July 1, 2003, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Her parents are Rodney and Robyn Simpson Reid. She has one elder brother  Josh and two sisters, Iman and Paris.

She is the youngest of her siblings. Her parents are both African American.  Her father  Rodney is a personal trainer and life coach whereas her mother  Roby Simpson is an actress and producer. Ever since childhood Storm, wanted to work in front of the camera. She always loved movies and wanted to be on TV.

When she told to her mother that she wanted to be on Tv her mother was surprised that 3-year-old child is saying this and then again her mother said her to repeat those words and then she repeated the same thing although this time her mother thought that was serious and thanks to her mother for taking her words seriously for that we are getting to see her amazing acting skills.

Storm ReidStorm Reid childhood picture with her mom (Source: Instagram)

So she had her first acting role in a television commercial when she was only three years old, Since then, the young actress has been startling everyone with her brilliant acting skills and amazing performance. Her parents moved to Los Angeles for her to seek acting.

Education

While many people take a lifetime to learn what they want to do and what is that they are interested in doing. Here, Storm Reid figure out at such little age that is when she was 3 years old.

She already knew what she wanted to do and that proves how smart she was. It is no doubt that she is smart so speaking of her smartness and keenness to learn more, she was well focused and she always balanced her schooling and her acting career.

Storm schooling was in Greogina in Chestnut Elementary School. As a student, she always respected her teacher, and in return, teachers loved her as well. She is a high school graduate now and she is studying for a Bachelor of Arts at the University Of Southern California. And we are sure she is always ready to learn what life has to teach in the days to come.

Career

Storm Reid is a young American Actress who began her career as an actor at a very early age. She did occasional television commercials before making her film debut in 2012. So, she began her professional acting career debuting with the television film A Cross To Bear in 2012.

In 2013, she starred as Emily in the historical drama film 12 Years a Slave, which was also an award-winning film in this film she featured alongside Brad Pitt and Paul Giamatti.

In 2016, she starred as Tina in the Science Fiction drama film  Sleight, the younger sister of the film’s protagonist, Bo. This film got a huge success and was appreciated and therefore taken positively.

In the same year 2016, she starred as Aki in the film Lea to the Rescue, which was part of the American Girl Flim Series. In 2017, she appeared as Patricia in the comedy-drama film A Happening of Monumental Proportions, which had been received negatively by critics.

The negative critics didn’t stop her rather she worked hard and gave her best performance in Ava DuVernay’s A Wrinkle in Time, as a role of  Meg Murry, which was based on the novel of the same name.

Despite the film emerging as a box office bomb, her performance earned distinction from analysts, with some noting her take on the character as a highlight of the film. For the tole, she earned a nomination for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Fantasy Movie Actress and the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Breakthrough Role in a Motion Picture.

Storm ReidStorm Reid at an event (Source: Instagram)

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In 2019, she started as Lisa in two episodes of the Netflix limited series When They See Us, which follows the Central Park Five. The show was critically acclaimed. Also in 2019, Reid was cast in the main role of Gia Bennett, the youngest sister of the series’s protagonist, Rue Bennette, in the HBO teen drama series Euphoria.

The show received critical acclaim and has been renewed for a second season. In the same year, he began to voice Nia in the Hulu series The Bravest Knight and co-starred with David Oyelowo in the drama film Don’t Let Go as Ashley, for which her and Oyelowo’s performances were received positively.

She and David Oyelowo were praised saying that they brought an emotion-filled performance to the screen, capturing heartache and confession to the near-standard. In 2020, Reid starred as Sydney Lanier, the daughter of James Lanie, in the science fiction horror film The Invisible Man, which received critical acclaim.

In the following year, she received a nomination for the BET Young Stars Award. She currently appears in the HBO drama series Euphoria (2019-present). And had played a minor role in the superhero film The Suicide Squad in 2019, which was released n 2012.

Moreover, she will next star in a leading role in the horror film Searching 2. The movie was filmed over the COVID- 19 pandemic. She is going strong as an actor through her hard work and acting skills.

Net worth

Storm Reid is a hardworking and exceptional actor who has proved her acting skills through various movies and Tv shows. She has managed to earn a decent amount of money through her work.

Similarly, she has a net worth of $600,000. And it is for sure that her earnings will rise in the coming days. She makes most of her money from acting in movies and has several endorsements with companies like Mattel.

Personal Life

When it comes to the personal lives of celebrities all of a sudden everyone’s attention is fixed. Especially if it is about the young start then people will always want to know more. Speaking of Reid’s personal life, Storm Reid is in a relationship with Sayeed Shahidi. They are an adorable couple.

The two began dating each other after they first met in February 2017 at the Disney XD Jungle Ball Party. Sometime later, they also attended the same high school. Reid and Shahidi regularly went to prom and various other Hollywood events together during their high school days.

Her Nickname is Thunderstorm, her horoscope is Cancer so she is creative and sensitive. Her favorite actress is Meryl Streep, favorite Movie is Mathilde(1996). She likes Forever 21, Topshop, GAP clothing brands.

Social Media & Body Measurements

Storm Reid is a prominent and talented actor she is developing herself every day and learning every day she started her career at such an early age so she has been in front of the camera since long ago so she is, of course, in various social media platforms and she has a huge fan following.

She has a 1. 5 million fans following on Instagram. She posts beautiful pictures and snaps with her friends, and family, and also about her work life. Her Instagram highlights consist of beauty, fashion, and inspiration. She is on Twitter as well.

She has 64. 9 k followers on Twitter. She has written in her Twitter bio ” Dream Big & work hard which proves that she is a hardworking actor and will always do her best to achieve her life goals. She is therefore popular in these social media platforms as well as in the acting field.

Her body weight is 51 kg with a height of  5 feet 7 inches. She has a slender body. She has beautiful dark brown eyes. Her hair color is Black, She has got an oval face and it’s so cute.

Is Storm Reid and Zendaya related?

Storm Reid and Zendaya is not sister in real life but they are sisters only in the reel. Reid and Zendaya worked together in Euphoria as sisters but they are not related. Although they are not related by blood, they share a great deal of bond, they support one another and share happiness in success.

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