Bio/My Story - shadia Bio/My Story - shadia



Shadia' Biography

From an early age, Shadia anticipated she would have to struggle to achieve her dreams. She was born into an Arabian-African family and raised in a strict Muslim environment in the Sudan. Her passion for the arts, fashion, and media were considered taboo. Nonetheless, she knew she had to follow her dreams. As a teenager, she was drawn to the fascinating drama of Bollywood movies and watched as many Indian and Western movies she could find. The films influenced her desire to become an actress and model. She admired elegant fashion styles and designed her own clothing using fabrics such as, silk, satin, and lace. Her creative and stylish mother inspired her to be innovative in the world of beauty, while her father, a major in the Army, taught her the power of discipline and perseverance. She stepped out into the world with the lessons she learned from her parents.