Skai Jackson of the Hallmark Movie The Watsons Go to Birmingham

Skai Jackson

Joetta Watson

New York native Skai Jackson, 11, has performed on both the big and small screens and currently plays Zuri on the Disney Channel hit series “Jessie.” She has also co-starred in episodes of USA’s “Royal Pains,” FX’s “Rescue Me” and a recent Louis CK pilot. Skai Jackson's film credits include those in “G.I. Joe 2: Retaliation,” “Arthur” and “The Smurfs Movie.” Jackson has portrayed numerous characters in Nickelodeon’s animated “Dora the Explorer” and “Bubble Guppies.

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