Zazie Beetz verified Instagram account.
Her father is white and German, and her mother a black New Yorker, who wanted her daughter to grow up seeing other people who looked like her.
She stars in the comedy-drama series 2016—present , for which she received a nomination for the.
In film, Beetz has appeared in the disaster film 2017 and has played the character in the superhero film 2018 and 's neighbor Sophie in the psychological thriller 2019.
She has a younger brother named Justin.
Beetz attended pre-school in Berlin and kindergarten in New York City before moving with her family there more permanently at the age of eight, speaking both German and English with her family at home.
Her parents separated when she was very young.
They got pregnant in Germany, got married, stayed and had me there and then when I was 8 years old we moved to the States more permanently.