Zakiya Young

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ZAKIYA YOUNG is a recent New York City transplant to Los Angeles. Though she moved west to pursue television and film, she has not neglected her theater roots and is currently making her LA theatre debut as one of the stars of Spamilton at the Kirk Douglas Theater with Center Theatre Group. Zakiya’s other favorite credits include Broadway: Stick Fly, The Little Mermaid (OBC), Radio City Christmas Spectacular.  Off-Broadway: The Lightning Thief, Storyville (Audelco Award Nomination). Regional: Disgraced (Goodman Theatre, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Seattle Repertory Theatre), Good People (George Street Playhouse, Seattle Repertory Theatre), Aida, White Christmas, It’s a Bird...It’s a Plane...It’s Superman. Film: Sidney Hall. Television: Iron Fist, Orange is the New Black, Mozart in the Jungle, This American Life: One Night Only at BAM, Submissions Only. Check out her website and follow her on IG: @officialzakiyayoung.