Zendaya began her career as a child model and backup dancer, with a breakout role in the Disney Channel’s Shake It Up. She has since starred in several t.v. and film projects and is also a noted recording artist. Known in particular for her eye-catching red carpet looks, Zendaya has fun with fashion. A noted fashion icon, and an ambassador for Valentino, her looks are often trendy, colorful, and fitted to her silhouette.