August 28th, 2020: Famous Fridays Blog Post - Naomi Scott:
Naomi Scott is a multi-talented actor, singer, and songwriter”.
She stars as "Jasmine" in Disney's blockbuster live-action remake Aladdin (2019), alongside Mena Massoud and Will Smith, directed by Guy Ritchie. Naomi was born in London, England, to Usha (Joshi) and Christopher Scott, who are pastors of the Bridge Church, Woodford in Redbridge. Her father is British and her mother, who is from Uganda, is from a Gujarati Indian family. But although she may have spent most of her life in London, she continues to express her love for her Indian descent. She constantly sends her love to her Indian relatives who have been through countless struggles residing in India. And when asked about her body image in front of the media, she answered flawlessly, saying that she was born in this body and is proud of her ethnicity.