Shahadi Wright Joseph
is an American singer, dancer, and child actress, who is best known for her role as Little Inez in Hairspray Live!
, and Zora Wilson/Umbrae in Jordan Peele
For Disney, Joseph portrayed Young Nala in the Broadway adaptation of The Lion King and reprised her role in Disney's 2019 remake of the film.
- Joseph is the first actor/actress from a Broadway adaptation of a film to reprise her/his role in a live-action adaptation of its animated original.
Shahadi Wright Joseph and JD McCray with young Nala and young Simba for the 2019 live-action adaptation of The Lion King.
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