Shalita Grant

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Birth Date August 28,1988
Full Name Shalita Grant
Birth Name Shalita Grant
Profession Actress
Nationality American
Birth City Virginia
Birth Country USA
Gender Identity Female
Horoscope Virgo
Marital Status Dating
Spouse Sabrina Skau ex-wife
Networth 1000000
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If You are a fan of the NCIS: New Orleans American action series, then this next personality is no stranger to you. Her name is Shalita Grant is an American actress. She played the role of Special Agent Sonja Percy in the particular series. Some of her other appearances include The Good Wife, Mercy Street, Search Party, Special, Battle Creek, and so on.

Currently, Grant is playing the role of Sherry Conrad in the psychological thriller series, You. In 2013, she even got nominated in Tony Award for her role in the Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. Also the same year, she earned Theatre World Award in Outstanding Broadway Debut.


Grant was born on August 28, 1988, in Petersburg, Virginia, United States. She is hence 34 years old as of 2022. Shalita Grant is an American actress who is well known for portraying NCIS Special Agent Sonja Percy on NCIS, New Orleans. Grant is also famous for her roles on Mercy Street, Search Party, and Santa Clarita Diet.


Grant was born in Petersburg, Virginia, and went to Appomattox Regional Governor’s School For the Arts and Technology. She studied there for one year then transferred to the Baltimore School for the Arts in Maryland. There, she was a YoungArts Winner in Theater and Presidential Scholar in the Arts. Further, when she was 17, Grant joined the Juilliard School through a scholarship. Afterward, she graduated from Juilliard with a B.F.A. in Drama in 2010.

What is Shalita Relationship Satus?

Shalita, a stunning actress, has dazzled the globe with her prodigious acting abilities. Thus, her admirers and well-wishers frequently ponder her relationship and extramarital activities. She is currently in a love connection with her girlfriend, Jessica Aguilar, if we look into her personal life.

Picture: Shalita Grant and Jessica Aguilar having a good time together. Source: @shalitagrant on Instagram

American mixed martial artist Jessica has participated in various American Top competitions. She has been competing in MMA since 2006 and holds a Brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. In 2020, the couple first began their charming connection. On their own social media profiles, they can frequently be seen posting images of one another.

Previously Married To Ex-Wife, Sabrina Skau

Prior to dating Jessica, Shalita was already married. On a dating app, she first met Sabrina Skau, her ex-girlfriend. They started dating since they had so much in common. Sabrina works as a freelance editor and commercial director. Their wedding vows were exchanged on August 8, 2018.

Shalita Grant and Sabrina Skaum at their wedding, in the photo. from Pinterest

The lovely wedding ceremony took place at San Francisco City Hall, and several well-known people attended. Even so, they posted images to their corresponding social media profiles. Despite their intense love, the pair shocked the world by announcing their split.


Grant’s theater work first was The Merchant of Venice, The Winter’s Tale, and The Public Theater’s 2010 productions of Measure for Measure. Her first role was Cassandra in Christopher Durang’s comedy Vanya, then Sonia and Masha, and Spike when the show’s development started as a one-act play.

Grant, in the world premiere at the McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton, NJ from September to October 2012 performed with;

  • Billy Magnussen
  • Genevieve Angelson
  • Kristine Nielsen
  •  Sigourney Weaver
  • David Hyde Pierce

Afterward, she went to the Lincoln Center Theatre in an off-Broadway run October 2012-January 2013. Luckily, the show continued to succeed with a Broadway run and Grant’s Broadway debut March through August 2013.

Grant then appeared in The Philanderer for the off-Broadway Pearl Theatre Company in 2012, as well as in the world premiere of Kirsten Greenidge’s play Luck of the Irish at the Huntington Theatre Company.

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For her excellent skills, Grant was nominated for a Tony Award for having been the Best Featured Actress in a Play in 2013 where she had performed in the comedy Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike as Cassandra. Actually, the play was able to win the Tony for Best Play and it also won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play.

Grant on the other hand won the 2013 Theatre World Award for Outstanding Broadway Debut. Then in 2017, she went back to The Public Theater for the Shakespeare in the Park production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Follow her for film credits like Invisible, shorts Empire Corner,  and the Oscar-nominated short

What is the Net Worth of Shalita Grant in 2022?

Shalita Grant is a gifted actress who has become well-known and famous for her work. She has so far made fantastic performances in more than twenty series. She has a $1 million net worth as of 2022, which she acquired through her acting career.

Actress Shalita Grant is depicted in the picture. Source: @shalitagrant on Instagram

She currently earns about $85,000 yearly from all of her ventures. However, Jessica, her partner, is also a well-known figure. She is a professional MMA fighter with a $1.5 million net worth. The NCIS television series also stars Emily Wickersham and Brian Dietzen.

Shalita, an actress, was born on August 28, 1988, in Petersburg, Virginia, in the United States. Along with her siblings, she was reared by working-class parents. Due to her preference for seclusion, there is no information available about her family.

She graduated from Baltimore School for the Arts and went on to become a Presidential Scholar in the Arts and YoungArts Winner in Theater. The Julliard School was where she eventually went to study drama.

What is Shalita Grant Height and Weight?

Grant stands at a height of 1.56m, her weight is 49kgs.

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