Born June 8th in Seattle Washington and raised in Los Angeles, Nayriah Teshali pronounced (ny.year.uh began her dancing career at the age of 6. She began modeling at the age of 18 and acting at the age of 18. Over the course of her eighteen years in dance, she trained in Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Modern and Hip-hop to name a few. Nayriah is an American model as well as actress.