Naomi Grace Scott (born 6 May 1993) is an English actress and singer. Born in Hounslow, she rose to prominence for her performances in the television film Lemonade Mouth (2011) and the science fiction series Terra Nova (2011). Scott achieved further recognition for starring as Princess Jasmine in Disney’s musical live-action fantasy film Aladdin (2019). She has also starred in the superhero film Power Rangers (2017) and the action comedy film Charlie’s Angels (2019).
Naomi Grace Scott was born on 6 May 1993 in Hounslow, London. She is of English and Ugandan-Indian descent. Her mother, Usha Scott (née Joshi), who was born in Uganda and immigrated to the United Kingdom at a young age, is of Indian Gujarati descent, while her father, Christopher Scott, is English. Scott also has an older brother, Joshua.
At eight years old, she and her family moved to Woodford, London,[where both of her parents were pastors at the Bridge Church. She grew up listening to gospel and R&B music, specifically singers Kim Burrell, Mary Mary and Kirk Franklin, and singing in church. She attended Davenant Foundation School in Loughton, Essex. She left the school halfway through taking her A-Levels in order to pursue her role in Terra Nova.