YaYa Gosselin Wiki, Age, Height, Parents, Net Worth, School & More

YaYa Gosselin


Real NameFelisita Leon Gosselin.
AkaYaYa Gosselin.
In SpotlightSurfside Girls.
Age13 years old.
Birth DateJanuary 26, 2009.
Birth PlaceDallas, Texas, U.S.
ParentsMother: Monica Mendez-Gosselin.
Father: Tyler Gosselin.
SiblingsPippa Gosselin.
Nicolette James Gosselin.
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Body Measurements
HeightIn feet: 5' 0".
In meters: 1.52 m.
In centimeters: 152 cm.
WeightPounds: 105 lbs.
Kg: 47.
Acting TrainingDTV Studios.
Dallas Children's Theatre.
TelevisionSurfside Girls.
13 Reasons Why.
FBI: Most Wanted.
The Purge.

MoviesAfter Omelas.
Lord Finn.
We Can Be Heroes.
Net worth855.91 Thousand USD.
Hip Hop.
HobbiesHorse Riding.
Hula Hoop.
Jump Rope.

YaYa Gosselin with Miya Cech

Felisita Leon Gosselin, aka YaYa Gosselin (born on January 26, 2009), is famous for being an actress & model; she has a strong television personality, all of this at the age of 13. Yes, you read that right; she is just a teenager and has already managed to accomplish so much.

YaYa entered the entertainment industry as a child, but she has grown over the years with her stellar performances in “The Purge,” “13 Reasons Why,” “FBI,” and “We Can Be Heroes,” that’s why Gosselin fans know her well.

In 2022, her most recent work is “Surfside Girls,” again put her in the spotlight; this TV series follows the story of two girls who spend their summer surfing until they meet a ghost and set out to unravel the mystery behind a pirate ship and a cursed treasure, Gosselin is seen in the character of Sam, along with Miya Cech and Spencer Hermes.


YaYa Gosselin in Childhood

Who are YaYa Gosselin’s Parents?

Born on January 26, 2009, Gosselin’s birth name is Felisita Leon, named after her great-grandmother Felisita Chavez; her nickname was YaYa. Hence this young actress adopted the name YaYa Gosselin which made her name cooler.

YaYa was born and brought up in Dallas, Texas, in the US; her family consists of loving parents, her mother, Monica Mendez-Gosselin, and her father, Tyler Gosselin; she also has two younger sisters named Pippa Gosselin and Nicolette James Gosselin, those are also an actress.

YaYa Gosselin with her mother and sister

At a very young age, she was fascinated by actors and soon showed interest in the acting line; her parents supported her dreams by enrolling her in Dallas Children’s Theatre; she was just three at the time. As time passed, she studied acting at DTV Studios, and she also didn’t want to restrict herself to acting, so she even learned contemporary and ballet at Ohlook Performing Arts Center.


YaYa Gosselin as Missy Moreno


YaYa Gosselin achieved fame at a very young age, all thanks to her fun and cheerful performances in several TV shows and films. At age 5, she was already modeling for commercials and fashion brands like JCPenney, Famous Footwear, Hasbro, and Conn’s HomePlus.

After working as a commercial artist, YaYa decided to focus on acting, that’s why in 2017, she had gotten her first ever short film, “After Omelas,” by which she began her journey to Hollywood.

In the struggling years of her acting career, Gosselin bagged one after the other project, including “Peppermint,” “The Purge,” “Laugh Till It Hurts,” and “Day 13,” but her fame took off when in 2019, she made her fabulous landing as “Jenny Finley” in “Lord Finn” and for her excellent acting, she won the “Sunny Side Up Film Festival Award” in 2020.

YaYa Gosselin with Priyanka chopra

In 2020, Her popularity reached new heights when she even bagged a lead role in the Netflix movie “We Can Be Heroes,” her role as Missy Moreno received lots of love and a massive amount of praise; she is seen alongside Priyanka Chopra and Pedro Pascal.

This role was the breakthrough that her career needed; she then became a regular for the recurring TV series “FBI: Most Wanted” and was cast in feature films “Trans Los Angeles” and “Charlie’s Horse.”


YaYa Gosselin also a Horse rider

YaYa Gosselin Q&A

Ques: When is YaYa Gosselin’s birthday?

Ans: January 26, 2009.

Ques: What is Sam in “Surfside Girls”?

Ans: YaYa Gosselin.

Ques: What is YaYa Gosselin’s height?

Ans: She is 5 ft tall.

Ques: What is YaYa Gosselin’s net worth?

Ans: 855.91 Thousand USD.

Ques: Who are YaYa Gosselin’s Parents?

Ans: YaYa Mother’s name is Monica Mendez-Gosselin, and her Father is Tyler Gosselin.