Into the Life of Sydney Tamiia Poitier’s Daughter, A’Zalia Delancey Coffey

A’Zalia Delancey Coffey is a celebrity kid who came into the limelight because of her renowned parents. She is the only child of Dorian Heartsong, an American musician and composer, and Sydney Tamiia Poitier Heartsong, an actress.

“No other love in the world is like the love a father has for his little girl.” Indeed. Fathers have a special bond with their daughters. They are the first males whom the girls can trust blindly from the beginning.

A’Zalia is close to both her father and mother. Regarding the celebrity child, we are always curious about how she is living, her education, and many other things. So, we have brought some of her exclusive information into this article.

How Old Is A’Zalia Delancey Coffey?

A’Zalia was born in Los Angeles, California, in the United States. Her exact date of birth is not yet revealed to the public, but by looking at the big baby bump that Sydney had in October during a Ferragamo event, we can assume that either she was born in late 2014 or early 2015. We can deduce from this that she is either seven or eight years old.

Her Parents

Currently, she is the only child of celebrity couple Dorian Heartsong and Sydney Tamiia Poitier Heartsong and has no siblings. Moreover, she is also the granddaughter of the legendary actor, the late Sidney Poitier and his second wife, retired Canadian actress Joanna Shimkus.

Her Education

A’Zalia’s parents have been keeping their personal life away from the media and they are protective of their daughter as well. That’s why they have not shared any details about the little girl or even about her schooling. But for her age, A’Zalia might be studying in first or second grade by now but again that is just our guess considering her age.

Her Father is a Musician

Dorian Heartsong is a specialist in playing bass guitar. He was keen on musical instruments and music from a young age. He graduated from Berklee College of Music with a degree in songwriting and performance. Heartsong was previously a member of the American metal band “Powerman 5000” from 1991 to 2001. He left the band in 2001 due to disagreements with other members, and he has been playing bass guitar for Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin show since 2013.

Heartsong is praised for his massive bass skills and stage performances. Earlier, he had toured with some incredible bands like Black Sabbath, Metallica, Kiss, Pantera, and Primus. Besides stage performances, he has worked on songs for movie soundtracks like Zoolander, Scream 3, Evolution, etc. Everlast, Vinnie Moore, Ruby Friedman Orchestra, the Flying Tigers, Terry Date, and Joe Barresi are some of the bands and artists with whom Heartsong has worked till now.

A'Zalia Delancey Coffey father Dorian Heartsong during a stage performance
Source: Instagram @dorianheartsongjblze

Her Mother is One of the Most Renowned Actresses in the Hollywood

Sydney Tamiia Poitier Heartsong (born on November 15, 1973) is an actress by profession. She, like her sister Anika Poitier, had always wanted to work in the entertainment industry. To pursue her dream, she even got her bachelor’s degree from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, majoring in acting, and later studied at the Stella Adler School of Acting.

Tamiia began her career as an actor in the late 1990s and has been actively involved in the entertainment industry for more than two decades now. True Crime, Hood of Horror, the List, Clinical, Knight Rider, Grindhouse, and Homecoming are some of the major movies and TV series that Sydney has worked on and made a name for herself, besides being known as the youngest daughter of both legendary actors. Poitier recently played the role of detective in the Canadian crime comedy series Carter, which ran for two seasons.

A'Zalia Delancey Coffey Mother, Sydney Tamiia Poitier Heartsong
Source: Instagram @sydneypoitierheartsong

Her Parents Has Been Married For a Decade

Dorian Heartsong and Sydney Tamiia Poitier tied the knot in 2012. However, the couple hasn’t revealed the time they started dating. Although, we believe they must have dated at least for a year before getting hitched.

They exchanged their rings and took the vows in a spectacular wedding ceremony held in the Church Estate Vineyard, inviting their close friends and family members. After two years of their marriage, they gave birth to their first baby girl, A’Zalia. Ever since the couple has pampered her with immense love.

Her Grandfather Was The First Black Man to Win the Academy Award

.Sidney Poitier is the grandfather of A’Zalia Delancey Coffey. He is also the first black Bahamian actor to win the Academy Award for Best Actor. Poitier became a grandfather for the fourth time after she was born. Poiter is prominent for his contributions to the acting field and for empowering the black community.

Poitier made his film debut in No Way Out. Later, he got recognized for his performances in Blackboard Jungle and The Defiant Ones. He won the Best Actor Award at the Academy Awards for his role in Lilies of the Field, released in 1963. In the Heat of the Night, To Sir with Love, and Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner are some of the movies that helped to elevate his prominence level in the film industry. He even directed movies such as Buck and the Preacher, Let’s Do It Again, Stir Crazy, etc. For your information, Poitier was the Bahamian ambassador to Japan from 1997 until 2007.

Unfortunately, Poitier left the world on the evening of January 6, 2022, at the age of 94, in his own home in California. The death certificate describes heart failure as the cause of his death.

Her Grandfather Has His Own Documentary

Reginald Hudlin, a well-known film director, collaborated with producers Oprah Winfrey and Derik Murrey to create a documentary film in memory of late actor Sidney Poitier. The documentary film Sidney premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. Later, the makers released it on Apple TV on September 23, 2022.

The documentary’s creators presented the film as a memorial and celebration of Sidney’s life that could change the way people live their lives. We believe that the documentary film will help A’Zalia understand her grandfather’s true character and inspire her in the future.

A’Zalia Delancey Coffey Net Worth

A’Zalia is just 7 years old. So, we don’t think she has any source of income. However, A’Zalia is living a wealthy life with her prominent parents. Both of her parents are very wealthy. Her father has an estimated net worth of half a million dollars.

Similarly, her mother, Sidney Tamiia Poitier has an outstanding net worth of $5 million. From the net worth of her parents, anybody can assume how her lifestyle is.

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