Skai Jackson plays adorable 11-year-old African adoptee Zuri Ross in the Disney Channel comedy series "Jessie." Quite the charmer, she is highly imaginative and fanciful.
Jackson's feature film credits include "GI Joe 2," "The Smurfs Movie," "Arthur," "Liberty Kid" and "The Rebound." Her television roles include appearances on "Boardwalk Empire," "Royal Pains," "Rescue Me," "Sesame Street" and the pilot "Louie," as well as a starring role in Hallmark Channel’s "The Watsons Go to Birmingham." Additionally, Jackson has voiced various characters for "Dora the Explorer," "Bubble Guppies," "Team UmiZoomi" and "Kick Buttowski."
Jackson has starred in numerous national commercials. Perhaps the most famous of which was for Band-Aid brand where she sang the Band-Aid theme song.
Her hobbies include fashion designing, playing video games and hanging out with her friends.
A native of New York City, Jackson now resides in Los Angeles.