Mika Abdalla Biography

Mika Abdalla is an American film and television actress. Check out this biography to know about her birthday, childhood, family life, achievements, and fun facts about her.

Mika Abdalla
Quick Facts

Birthday: May 13, 2000

Nationality: American

Boyfriend: Nicholas Stevens

Famous: Actresses American Women

Age: 19 Years, 19 Year Old Females

Sun Sign: Taurus

Also Known As: Mikayla Sofia Abdalla

Born in: Plano, Texas

Famous as: Actress

Height: 5'4" (163 cm), 5'4" Females

Family:

father: George Abdalla

mother: Pam Rene Abdalla

U.S. State: Texas

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Mikayla Sofia Abdalla is an American film and television actress. She has gained fame for portraying McKeyla McAlister in Netflix’s ‘Project Mc²’. A native of Texas, Abdalla has been interested in performing since an early age. She made her acting debut at the age of eight, playing a character named Jill in ‘Barney & Friends’. She gained modest fame as a child actress and subsequently appeared in projects such as ‘Fun to Grow On’ and ‘Saige Paints the Sky’. In 2012, she appeared in her first film, a psychological horror named ‘Tinsel’. Since then, she has garnered much praise for her acting and has emerged as a possible future star. In 2015, she was cast in Netflix’s educational comedy show ‘Project Mc²’. Abdalla’s mainstream fame has made her equally famous on social media as well. She has 66 thousand followers on Instagram, three thousand followers on Twitter, and about 2.6 thousand followers on Facebook.

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Mika Abdalla
Career
  • Mika Abdalla made her screen debut in 2008, in PBS’ popular children’s television series ‘Barney & Friends’. She portrayed a character named Jill. Her next role was in the educational television series ‘Fun to Grow On’. She appeared in two episodes of the show.
  • Abdalla made her cinematic debut in 2012, in the psychological horror ‘Tinsel’, in which she played the younger version of the main protagonist Sarah (the adult version was portrayed by the American actress Alisha Revel). Abdalla followed that up with the short film ‘Departure’, comedy-drama ‘A Woman’s Worth’, musical-comedy ‘The Fandango Sisters’, and another short film ‘Hemera’s Eclipse’.
  • She was featured in only one project in 2013, a television film named ‘Saige Paints the Sky’. In the following year, she starred as Vanessa in the family drama ‘Summer’s Shadow’. She began 2015 with the short film ‘Shattered Reflection’.
  • She was then chosen to play the role of McKeyla McAlister in Netflix’s ‘Project Mc2’ which tells the story of a group of friends who are employed by a government organization called NOV8 (pronounced "innovate"). Produced by DreamWorks Animation's AwesomenessTV and MGA Entertainment, the series began airing on August 7, 2015. This is Abdalla’s most important role to date. Furthermore, the show gave her the opportunity to work with ‘The Wonder Years’ actress Danica McKellar, who is also an author and has a bachelor's degree in mathematics from UCLA. The show has put out 26 episodes as of 2018 and Abdalla’s McKeyla McAlister has appeared in all of them.
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Personal Life
  • Mika Abdalla was born on May 13, 2000, in Plano, Texas to George and Pam Rene Abdalla. She grew up performing before others and found joy in entertaining people. She is a national merit scholar as well. She was also interested in mathematics, which ultimately helped her in landing her role in ‘Project Mc²’. She stated in an interview that If girls could be fashion designers and makeup artists, then why they couldn't be scientists or engineers or mathematicians! She further elaborated by saying, "I feel like women feel like they can't really express themselves in those fields, like in math and science, without feeling less feminine, or feeling like it's not very cute.”
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Last Updated
- May 29, 2018

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