Kazembe Ajamu Coleman Biography
Kazembe Ajamu Coleman is best known as the father of American actress and singer Zendaya. He is married to Claire Stoermer, and Zendaya is one of his six children. He is the bodyguard of African-American descent. He also works as Zendaya’s career manager.
In an Immigrant Heritage Month video, Coleman explained that he discovered through DNA testing that his father’s family comes from Iceland and Macedonia, while his mother was from Nigeria.
|Birth Name||Samuel David Coleman|
|Hometown||Oakland, California, United States|
|Net Worth||$1.5 Million|
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|Birth Place||United States|
Kazembe Ajamu Coleman Wife, Kids, Family
Kazembe Ajamu Coleman got married to Claire Stoermer in 2006. Zendaya has five older siblings from her father’s side including three sisters and two brothers: Kaylee, Katianna, AnnaBella, Austin, and Julien. He is the manager of former Disney Channel star Zendaya.
Coleman filed for divorce from his wife Stoermer in August 2016 after eight years of marriage. But it seemed to be amicable because the pair are still close friends.
|Kids||Zendaya, Kaylee, Annabella, Austin, Katianna, and Julien|
He is currently a full-time bodyguard, sometimes escorting her to different places.
Zendaya: From Disney Channel Star To Emmy Winner
Coleman’s wife Claire Stoermer was an important part of Zendaya’s journey, taking her from the once crime-ridden Oakland, California to mega fame in Hollywood. she was the one who introduced Zendaya to the world of theater. Besides, Zendaya admires her mother as her growing up role model.
Working as Zendaya’s manager, Coleman is always traveling with her, overseeing deals and engagements. However, because he travels with her everywhere, he sometimes oversteps the boundaries into being a dad.
She adds, “I’m from Africa, as well as I’m from Germany. I’m very proud of that.”
According to his appearance, Kazembe Ajamu Coleman is in his early 60s.
With a quite muscular body, Coleman currently weighs 74 kilograms or 163 pounds, and he stands at the height of approximately 6 feet and 2 inches or 188 centimeters. Having black-blonde hair and dark brown eyes make his great physique more attractive
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|Weight||74kg in Kilograms or 163lbs in Pounds|
|Height||6'2" in feet and inches or 188 cm in centimeters|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
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|Shoe Size||To Be Updated|
Kazembe Ajamu Coleman’s Life in Danger
Zendaya shared she feared for the life of her father, Kazembe Ajamu Coleman, after the tragic deaths of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling, two Black men who died at the hands of police in 2016.
In the September cover story of InStyle, Zendaya said, “I remember when I was with my dad in Atlanta shooting the first Spider-Man movie, and it was around the time that the murders of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling happened. I remember thinking about my dad, who was out picking up food at the time.”
Scandal: Kazembe Ajamu Coleman & Claire Stoermer
In 2015, Zendaya took the time to shut down some harsh critics who were calling her parents “ugly”. When photos of Zendaya with her parents emerged, trolls immediately began leaving tweeting hateful comments about the pair of them on Twitter. Users said terrible things like they “would cry” if their parents look like Zendaya’s. Others were unsure about how two ‘ugly” people produced such a beautiful child.
And this is how Zendaya responded to the racial remarks:
— Zendaya (@Zendaya) August 22, 2015