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Harlem, New York, USA
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Runner up on America`s Next Top Model
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DaCosta was born on November 15, 1982 in Harlem, New York. Yaya is African American with Irish, Native American, African and Brazilian heritage. DaCosta`s mother is a Montessori teacher. Her father is a professor of Sociology. After finishing in second place in America`s Next Top Model, where she is considered one of the most memorable contestants, DaCosta went on to a succesful career.She is currently signed to Models 1 London and Ford Models. She has modeled for Target, Olay, CharmaineLouise, DJA Clothing Company, Venus Clothing, Isaac Mizrahi, Kohl`s, Seven Magazine, Interview Magazine, Essence Magazine, Jewel Magazine, Elle Girl Presents Dare To Be You: Wal-Mart Meets America`s Next Top Model, Marc Bouwer Fall 2005, Seda, Garnier Fructis, Lincoln Townhouse, Radioshack, Dr. Scholl`s and Sephora.
DaCosta began acting in 2005 after having a small role in an episode of Eve called Prom Night. Since then she has acted in three major motion pictures, Take the Lead, Honeydripper and The Shanghai Hotel. She also acted in a TV movie called Racing for Time. She was recently cast on All My Children as Cassandra Foster, the daughter of Angie Hubbard.
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Camara Yaya DaCosta Johnson
Yaya DaCosta (born Camara DaCosta Johnson; November 15, 1982) is an American actress and fashion model. She was the runner-up in Cycle 3 of America's Next Top Model.
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Yaya DaCosta is currently single. Her last relationship was when Joshua Alafia was married to Yaya DaCosta from 26th June, 2012 to December, 2014.
Yaya DaCosta was previously married to Joshua Alafia (2011 - 2014).
Yaya DaCosta has a son named Sankara, age 2.
Yaya DaCosta is a 33 year old American Actress. Born Camara Yaya DaCosta Johnson on 15th November, 1982 in Harlem, New York, USA, she is famous for Runner up on America`s Next Top Model. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Yaya DaCosta has been in an on-screen matchup with Rob Brown in Take the Lead (2006).
Yaya DaCosta is a member of the following lists:
Actresses from New York City,
21st-century American actresses and
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Posted by papa 1 day ago
all i can say very beautiful and talented [ajs on iwatch]
Posted by elvisdreamer 1 day ago
gorgeous as ever,looked beautiful in the colorful leggings, love your longe...
Posted by Nicoel Carino 2 days ago
he is so nice. i love there narnia movies very much
Posted by claudette 2 days ago
Megyn would you please stop dressing like your going out to dinner and dres...