Beetz at the 2017 Peabody Awards
|Born||1991 (age 25–26)
Zazie Beetz (born 1991) is a German-born, American actress best known for the role of Vanessa on Atlanta. In 2016, she also appeared in the Netflix anthology series Easy. Beetz has been cast as the Marvel Comics character Domino in the Deadpool sequel.
Beetz was born in Germany; her German father is a cabinetmaker, and her mother is an African-American social worker. Performing in community theaters and local stages since childhood, Zazie found her joy in grade school and grew up acting as a girl. Zazie was raised between Washington Heights and Berlin, speaking both German and English with her family at home. She received training from Muscota New School, the Harlem School of the Arts and LaGuardia Arts Highschool, and Skidmore College.
|2013||The Crocotta||The Crocotta||Short|
|2016||Atlanta||Vanessa “Van”||6 episodes|
|2016||Margot vs. Lily||Allie||TV miniseries|
|2016||MBFF: Man’s Best Friend Forever||Ivana||Short|
|2018||Deadpool 2||Neena Thurman / Domino||Filming|