Back in 2016, there was a photo that caused a stir on social networks, even becoming a phenomenon just because the main character… sat still. In the photo is child star Skai Jackson wearing a blue dress, smiling slightly and taking a commemorative photo before an interview in April. Soon after, the photo was spread at a dizzying speed that the child star herself. This Disney must also be surprised, with an accompanying theme that expresses the emotion of “helplessness” in the face of a particular situation.
So how is the little Skai Jackson in this photo now after 6 years since becoming a phenomenon?
Skai Jackson was born in 2002, is a famous child star of Hollywood. When she first joined the entertainment industry, she held the role of a model, many times appearing in big advertisements of Coca-Cola, Pepsi,… Besides modeling, Jackson was also “charming” with movies. with small cameos since 2007.
In 2009, Skai Jackson appeared in the Nickelodeon children’s film Bubble Guppies, then also participated in the movie project The Smurfs. But at that time, her reputation could not yet reach new heights.
It wasn’t until 2011, that Skai Jackson officially returned to Disney, making a bold impression in the long-running Jessie series. As one of the main characters, Jackson stayed for 4 years with Jessie and was first nominated for an acting award by the Image Awards in 2016. In the same year, she was honored by the prestigious TIME magazine. on the list of Most Influential Teen Stars of the Year. In addition, 2016 was also the year when Skai Jackson suddenly became a phenomenon thanks to the “sitting still” photo.
Skai Jackson himself also spoke about the photo. She shared with the media that: “I exclaimed and couldn’t believe it was true. It was 3 am and I was lying awake, unable to sleep. And from that moment the picture started. head spread dizzy”. Around the time he realized he had become an internet phenomenon, Jackson was engaged in negotiations for the movie Bunk’d – a separate part from Jessie.
Currently at the age of 20, Skai Jackson has become a beautiful young woman, having certain successes in her career. After the success of films like Sheroes, Marvel’s game voice acting… Skai Jackson is looking forward to a breakthrough role that will help her successfully break away from Disney’s childish image for many years.
Image source: Disney