Author Archives: Zakiya Young

About Zakiya Young

Musings on life as a single, Christian Broadway actress... :-)

Singing Saturday

September 10, 2017

Zakiya decided to learn a new song today, “Still Hurting” from the musical “The Last Five Years”. No filter. No makeup. Just Zakiya, an empty apartment, and a wonderful song by Jason Robert Brown. Enjoy. https://youtu.be/R-tB8iOO3so

Room Enough short film

August 17, 2017

Zakiya just wrapped filming on the independent short film “Room Enough”, directed by Zoe Salnave and written by Kamal Jones and Zoe Salnave. “Room Enough” is the story of Cody and Rachael, a young black couple in the midst of deciding whether the love they have for each other is enough to keep them together. Cody…

Take Flight Coffee Instagram campaign

August 10, 2017

Check out Zakiya’s latest modeling job – promoting Take Flight Coffee as part of their Instagram campaign! She was super excited to work with one of her former Broadway colleagues, Chelsea Morgan Stock Pigot, as she and her husband Deaton, branch out on this new adventure. And Zakiya LOVES coffee and gives this brand an enthusiastic…

Weichert Realty

July 24, 2017

Check out Zakiya’s latest ad campaign for Weichert Realty. This ad is currently running in Realty Magazine. Click on the thumbnail to enlarge.  

Pasadena International Film Festival

April 10, 2017

Zakiya completed her first hosting job recently – conducting red carpet interviews at the Pasadena International Film Festival. Hosting came naturally for her, as she loves to meet new people and learn about them. She is excited to add this new skill to her resume and is excited for future hosting opportunities. Check out this…

Mozart in the Jungle

March 22, 2017

Have you checked out season 3 of Amazon’s hit series “Mozart in  the Jungle”? Check out Zakiya as the Administrative Assistant in the season 3 finale!  

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