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Shalita Grant {Actress} Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Children, Salary and Net Worth

Shalita Grant Biography

Shalita Grant is an American actress who is well known for portraying NCIS Special Agent Sonja Percy on NCIS, New Orleans. Grant is also famous for her roles on Mercy Street, Search Party, and Santa Clarita Diet.

Shalita Grant Age

Grant was born on August 28, 1988, in Petersburg, Virginia, United States. She is hence 33 years old as of 2021.

Shalita Grant Height and Weight

Grant stands at a height of 1.56m, her weight is 49kgs.

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Shalita Grant Husband

Grant was married to commercial director Sabrina Skau in San Francisco, CA on August 8, 2018. The relationship did not work and they later divorced. As of now, Shalita is dating MMA fighter, Jessica Aguilar. She does not have any children so far.

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Shalita Grant Family

Very little information is available pertaining to Grant’s family, his parents, and siblings. We will update you shortly.

Shalita Grant Education

Grant was born in Petersburg, Virginia, and went to Appomattox Regional Governor’s School For the Arts and Technology. She studied there for one year then transferred to the Baltimore School for the Arts in Maryland. There, she was a YoungArts Winner in Theater and Presidential Scholar in the Arts. Further, when she was 17, Grant joined the Juilliard School through a scholarship. Afterward, she graduated from Juilliard with a B.F.A. in Drama in 2010.

Shalita Grant Career

Grant’s theater work first was The Merchant of Venice, The Winter’s Tale, and The Public Theater’s 2010 productions of Measure for Measure. Her first role was Cassandra in Christopher Durang’s comedy Vanya, then Sonia and Masha, and Spike when the show’s development started as a one-act play.

Grant, in the world premiere at the McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton, NJ from September to October 2012 performed with;

  • Billy Magnussen
  • Genevieve Angelson
  • Kristine Nielsen
  •  Sigourney Weaver
  • David Hyde Pierce

Afterward, she went to the Lincoln Center Theatre in an off-Broadway run October 2012-January 2013. Luckily, the show continued to succeed with a Broadway run and Grant’s Broadway debut March through August 2013.

Grant then appeared in The Philanderer for the off-Broadway Pearl Theatre Company in 2012, as well as in the world premiere of Kirsten Greenidge’s play Luck of the Irish at the Huntington Theatre Company.


For her excellent skills, Grant was nominated for a Tony Award for having been the Best Featured Actress in a Play in 2013 where she had performed in the comedy Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike as Cassandra. Actually, the play was able to win the Tony for Best Play and it also won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play.

Grant on the other hand won the 2013 Theatre World Award for Outstanding Broadway Debut. Then in 2017, she went back to The Public Theater for the Shakespeare in the Park production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Follow her for film credits like Invisible, shorts Empire Corner,  and the Oscar-nominated short documentary, Rehearsing a Dream, and many more.

Shalita Grant Salary

Grant earns a fine salary of $108,000 annually.

Shalita Grant Net Worth

Grant’s estimated net worth is $3.1 million. Her primary income is her job as an actress.

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