Layla Alizada is an Afghan actress, who has appeared in popular television series such as Jane the Virgin, The Muppets, Shut Eye, and Days of Our Lives. She is an Academy Award-nominee for her outstanding performance in the short film ‘Day One’ as Feda.
She was born on August 10, 1997, in Kabul, Afghanistan. After her birth, her parents migrant from Kabul to Montreal, Canada, where she spent her childhood. For her successful career whole family of Layla moved to Vancouver.
Take a look at some unknown facts that you should know about Alizada.
Net Worth: $2 million
‘Jane the Virgin’ actress Layla Alizada has an estimated net worth of $2 million which she earned through her professional career as an actress and also a model. At the age of 18, she came into the screen by appearing in an episode of Strange Luck. Her current film is ‘The Cuban’.
According to PayScale, the average salary of an American actress is estimated to be around $3200 weekly.
Happy Married Life with Noel Fischer
Layla Alizada is enjoying married life with her husband Noel Fischer. Her husband is an actor. They met in 2005 with each other while filming for TV series, Godiva.
The pair wants to live their life together and make a decision of getting married. On 15th July 2017, they became husband and wife, where they promise to live together forever in front of their close family and friends.
Rose to Fame as an Actress
She started her acting career from a Canadian TV show called 'KidZone' as a child artist. In 1995, she appeared in Fox network’s mystery-drama series 'Strange Luck'. Later, in 1999, she worked in a film named ‘The 13th Warrior‘, which was a fiction action film and in TV series Cold Squad as Canadian police.
Her career got a peak when she portrayed the character of an Afghan immigrant seeking asylum in the US in Chasing Freedom. For which she was nominated for the ‘Gemini Award’ and won the ‘Grace Award’ for outstanding supporting actress in a Drama Special. Then after, she starred in many TV series and movies such as Tru Calling, The 4400, Dead like Me, Da Vinci’s Inquest, Godiva’s, The Evidence, and many more.
Alma Maters and Acting Classes
Alizada attended her high school education from the Templeton Secondary School. After that, she expressed interest in acting and joined a drama club in high school. From there she got a chance for a role in a TV show, KidZone. She then makes her dream to be a top actress and for better training, she went to the prestigious theater training school ‘Studio 58’ in Vancouver, Canada.
Fewer people know that Simza of ‘Shut Eye’ has a penchant for languages and is fluent in Farsi, French, Turkish, and English. She learned these languages at a young age.
Layla Alizada is fond of animals. She supports various organizations that strive towards [protecting stray animals. She denoted the sum of money for the animal's organization which help them to provide all necessary for animals like food, settler, and medical treatment.
Social Sites Presences
As for her social media presence, she is active on Instagram and Twitter. She has 25.9k followers on Instagram and 5,003 followers on Twitter whereas her username is @laylaalizada and @laylaalizada1.