Just went the Gen Z kids though they had it all figured out, HBO Max dropped its comedy series The S*x Lives of College Girls, and it passionately suggested otherwise. Though the lives of four leads including Alyah Chanelle Scott, the hit series successfully discussed the mortification of undergraduate intimacy.
But how much do you know about Alyah’s off-screen life? Continue reading this Alyah Chanelle Scott Bio to learn more about her.
Alyah Chanelle Scott On The S*x Lives of College Girls
Alyah was first announced to be cast as of the four leads of Mindy Kaling’s HBO Max comedy series, The S*x Lives of College Girls, back in October 2020. But the show only premiered in November 2021, and Alyah only opened up about her role then.
She shared she felt connected to her character Whitney Chase on the show. “She is inherently Black because I am Black. It doesn’t have to preface everything she does. It inherently does, but it doesn’t have to be her entire identity.” she added.
Also, she then went on to talk about Whitney’s relationship with an older man, and how it was blocking her from having a college experience.“I think she has this fear of admitting that something’s gone wrong, for fear of maybe her mom, for fear of maybe public perception.” Alyah said.
Initially, Alyah’s character Whitney had straight hair. But then Alyah pointed out the fact how she would sweat it out every practice if she did have her hair straight. Then after a lot of conversations about how protective hairstyles are your go-to in college, they decided on a new hairstyle.
The other three leads joining Alyah this season were Pauline Chalamet, Amrit Kaur, and Reneé Rapp. All four girls were randomly-assigned dorm roommates at Essex College, with a bundle of contradictions and developing hormones.
How Much Is Alyah Chanelle Scott Net Worth?
Alyah Chanelle Scott’s net worth was under $150 thousand as of 2021.
This emerging actor made her debut in the entertainment industry appearing as “Whitney Chase” on The S*x Lives of College Girls in Nov 2021. Before that, she was involved with the theater and has appeared on productions like Disaster! (as Marianne), Pippin (as a leading player), The Little Mermaid (as Atina), Hairspray (as Cindy Watkins), Hunchback of Notre Dame (as Esmeralda), and a few others.
As for her education, she has a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre from The University of Michigan. Also, she has received training in hi-hop dance from DanceZone, Houston, TX, and competitive cheerleading and gymnastic training from Reflex Gymnastics & Cheer Academy.
Her special skill included standing and running tumbling skills (walkovers, handsprings, tuck, etc.) choral training, sight, singing, and basketball.
Alyah Chanelle Scott Age
Alyah Chanelle Scott was 24 years of age in 2021 when she first appeared on The S*x Lives of College Girls.
Does Alyah Chanelle Scott Have A Boyfriend?
Yes, Alyah Chanelle Scott did have a boyfriend named Simon Longnight while The S*x Lives of College Girls premiered in Nov 2021. They started dating before 2015 and were going strong even 6 years later.
Though Alyah didn’t feature him much over her social, she was the star of her boyfriend’s IG. With words of love and cheers, Simon often featured Alyah’s pictures and honestly, they looked the best.
On Valentines’ day 2019, Simon’s posted a series of their pictures over IG captioned, “Thank you for being my best friend, my cheerleader, my support system, & my love!!! Thank you for being unapologetically you and loving the unapologetic me!!!” He added, “I am so very grateful to get to call you my valentine!!! I love you”
Like Alyah, her boyfriend is also involved with the entertainment business. He is a Eugene, Oregon native who starred as Lafayette/Jefferson in Hamilton, and has performed its versions in the Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Puerto Rican companies of Hamilton.
Alyah Chanelle Scott Parents
Though we’re not 100% sure, Alyah Chanelle Scott’s parents’ names could be Stephen and Mary Scott. She often talked about them and shared they were supportive of her. However, when it came to her career in acting, they’d just say “no”.
Also, Alyah referred to her mother as a “badass” mom. And she was! Alyah’s mother worked as an aerospace engineer at NASA in Texas while Alyah’s father worked in finance at a car company.
Overall, Alyah’s family was a religious one. They even attended church on Halloween, and would call it “Hallow-lujah night.”
Surprisingly, after her parents found out that Alyah was cast on The S*x Lives of College Girls where the theme revolved around sex, they said, “Hey, don’t worry about us. Do your job. We’re proud of you.”
“It was a very sweet moment,” Alyah added.
Alyah Chanelle Scott Height
Alyah Chanelle Scott stands tall at a height under 5 feet 6 inches (167 cm).
When Is Alyah Chanelle Scott’s Birthday?
She celebrates her birthday on November 9 and is of the Scorpio zodiac.
Where Is Alyah Chanelle Scott From?
Alyah Chanelle Scott is from Texas, US.
She has been to over 17 cities and 3 countries as of 2021.
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