Quick Facts of Karen Shenaz David

  • Full NameKaren Shenaz David
  • Net Worth$2 Milllion
  • Date of Birth1979 /04 /15
  • NicknameKaren
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • BirthplaceShillong, Meghalaya
  • Ethnicity Khasi and half Chinese, Jewish Indian
  • ReligionChristian
  • ProfessionActress, Singer, Songwriter
  • NationalityCanadian
  • Active Year1999-present
  • Eye colourBrown
  • Hair colourBlack
  • BuildMesmorph
  • SpouseCarl Ryden (m. 2013)
  • Height5 feet 3 inches (1.6 m)
  • Body MeasurementSlim
  • Education Guildford School of Acting
  • Online PresenceInstagram (90k followers), Facebook (57,291 followers)
  • HoroscopeAries

Karen David is an Indian-born Canadian actress, singer, and songwriter. She is well known for her role as Princess Isabella in the American musical fantasy-comedy television series, Galavant. David is also popular for her appearance in the American comedy movie, The Tiger Hunter as Ruby Iqbal. Since 2018, she stars in the television drama series, Legacies as Emma Tig.

As a singer and songwriter, Karen released her debut single, It’s Me (You’re Talking To) after signing to BMG Music in 2003. Other than that, she is living a happy married life with her husband. Let’s take a glimpse of Karen’s life.

Who Is Karen Shenaz David? Bio & Wiki

Karen David was born as Karen Shenaz David on 15th April 1979, in Shillong, Meghalaya, India. Moreover, she holds an American nationality and belongs to Chinese Khasi and Jewish ethnic background.

Childhood photo of Karen David.
Childhood photo of Karen David.                                                              Source: Instagram

At the age of 17, David and her family moved to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Later, she went to London to study at the Guildford School of Acting. While studying at school, David performed in many college dramas and plays.

Inside Of Karen David’s Career

Karen David started her career from the theatre where she first portrayed in the West End musical, Mamma Mia! in 1999. Later, she appeared as Neeta in the British-Indian movie, Bollywood Queen in 2003. She also featured in the superhero movie, Batman Begins in 2005. David also guests appeared in many TV shows including Waterloo Road, Once Upon a Time and many others.

Karen released her debut single, Higher and Higher featuring DJ Jurgen on YouTube in 2000. Furthermore, she released her second single, It’s Me (You’re Talking To) in 2003. In addition, David released her third single, Alive in June of 2007. She also recorded many other hit songs including Magic Carpet Ride, Hypnotize, etc.

How Much Is Karen David’s Net Worth?

Karen David has an estimated net worth of $2 Million as of 2019. Having a lucrative wealth, she also makes a bunch of money from her other works which include advertisements, cameo appearances, live performances, music contracts, and so on.

David co-starred with Peter Gadiot who has a net worth of $1.4 Million and Jordana Largy whose net worth is $14 Million in the American drama series, Once Upon a Time. She also appeared with many other famous stars who have maintained a fruitful wealth.

Karen is an active member of Designers Against Aids, the SOS Children’s Villages Foundation, and Breast cancer awareness. Furthermore, she organized a fundraiser fashion show for London Fashion Week at The Dorchester Hotel. David also designed a T-shirt to raise money for ActionAid’s PoverTee Day on 18th June 2010.

David released a charity Christmas EP, My Christmas List in order to raise money for the housing and homelessness charity Shelter in December of 2010. Along with others, she painted her own painting to help raise funds for a project of The Prince’s Trust Foundation, Face Britain.

Karen David’s Personal Life: Married, Husband & Children

Karen David is married to a Swedish songwriter and music producer, Carl Ryden. They exchanged the wedding vows on June 2013 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Their wedding ceremony was attended by their close relatives and friends. As of now, they don’t have any children the pair are planning to have soon in the future.

Karen David and Carl Ryden in their wedding ceremony.
Karen David and Carl Ryden in their wedding ceremony.                        Source: Hello Magazine

Other than this, Karen isn’t involved in any extra-relationship affairs with any other person until now. Besides, she hasn’t faced any controversies and rumors regarding her personal life and career so far.

Karen David and her husband kissing their pet dog.
Karen David and her husband kissing their pet dog.                              Source: Instagram

David is active on social media and has a huge number of fan following on her social accounts. Furthermore, she shares amazing pictures with her fans, friends, co-stars, and spouse on her social accounts. Currently, David resides in Vancouver, British Columbia with her family and friends.

Interesting Facts About Karen David

  • Karen David sang a song, Shilong Shilong which is the name of the place where she was born.
  • Karen’s ethnic background, Khasi tribe is one of the few matriarchal societies remaining in the world.
  • She stands at the height of 5 feet 3 inches (1.6 m).
  • She is now 40 years old.
  • Her zodiac sign is Aries.
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