Shazi Raja is a superb and hard-working Movie Actress who is beautiful and talented. Shazi Raja has acted in many movies.
We can see her in TV dramas as well as movies. She became famous because of the movie Brad’s Status, which was written & directed by Mike White.
She played the role of Ananya during the movie. It became a big hit and gave her some good fame and a name.
Shazi Raja is an amazing performer. Looking at her work, one would never guess it took her nearly a decade to gain the contacts and experience needed to succeed in the film industry.
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|Full Name||Alina Sheherzed Akhtar Raja|
|Known as||Shazi Raja|
|Birth Date||13 May 1992|
|Birth Place||Houston, Texas, USA|
|Residence||Los Angeles, California|
|Education||School: Performing and Visible Arts school,College: Houston, Rutgers University|
|Age||27 Years Old|
|Height||5 feet 3 inches (1.3m)|
|Hair Color||Dark Black|
|Net Worth||$200K (2019)|
Shazi Raja’s Family and Education
Being biracial, Shazi has a South-Asian look but is actually of Asian-American descent. Her father was Pakistani, whereas her mother was American, making her Asian-American.
Shazi also has an older brother named Ali Raja, with whom she’s very close. She also loves spending time with her grandmother Mahira
Shazi Raja’s acting career began after attending visual arts school in Houston, Texas. She graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
Soon afterward, Shazi moved to New York to join the Huntington Theatre Company, where she started working as an acting artist. Shazi’s acting skills put her at the top of her profession in no time at all!
The Career of Shazi Raja
Shazi has been interested in the arts since childhood.
From a young age, she participated in any program related to art. Her passion and dedication never faded.
Starting from the bottom, Shazi climbed the ladder of her career one rung at a time.
First, she performed in small theaters and in commercials.
Initially, Shazi started out with theater after she finished school. She was in a production of Kirsten Greenidge’s play Milk Like Sugar. It was produced by the Huntington Theatre Company.
Following her graduation from her fine arts degree, Shazi later went on to appear in a number of award-winning films such as The Warmest Winter and High Maintenance.
First, she made her TV debut with HBO’s comedy show called High Maintenance.
With an IMDb rating of 8/10, it was clear through the great performance of Shazi that she gave in the TV series that she would go on to impress many other directors and her coworkers with her work and acting.
This led to Shazi getting cast in CBS’s summer series, Salvation, where she played Amanda Charles.
After success in this show, she rose to prominence and fame even more after being cast as Tiana Brown in Bravo’s The Arrangement for seasons 1-2.
Shazi Raja also performed incredible acting in two television series, God Friended Me (2018) and The Code (2019). The first season of God Friended Me has an IMDb rating of 6.9/10.
Shazi Raja performed this season in an episode called “River Drowning” alongside Violette Bean, Javica Leslie, Suraj Sharma, and Joe Morton. Furthermore, she played Jaya’s role in the same season.
In the second TV series, i.e., The Code, she further entertained her fans by performing incredible roles with over 9 million followers in that season alongside Natasha Anne Alexander, Anna Chlumsky, etc.
The last TV show named The Resident was her great performance with Nicholas Lea, and Jessica Lloyd also appeared on this project.
Following her role in “The Resident,” which garnered Shazi Raja accolades for her performance and nominations such as those of the Teen Choice Awards for best breakout TV series and Teen Choice Award for TV series in the drama category, she went on to establish herself as one of the industry’s most sought after young actresses.
Personal Life of Shazi Raja
Shazi prefers to keep her private life a bit more personal.
Even though she prefers to maintain privacy in any given sensitive conversation, there have been rumors spreading lately thanks to some sources claiming that Shazi has been dating Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why actor Christian Navarro.
This rumor started when she posted a picture of them together on Instagram for Navarro’s birthday with the caption “Happy Birthday, Baby ily.”
Of course, neither Shazi nor Christian have confirmed this rumor, so we can only wait till they do so.
Shazi Raja’s Net Worth
Actress Shazi Raja, who was recently seen in Brad’s Status, has an estimated net worth of $200K.
Despite her current popularity among fans, she is relatively new on the scene.
However, there are several more opportunities for Shazi to seize as she continues building her career, which likely has a lot to do with her talent and dedication compared to any luck of coming across the right people at the right time.