Akwafina is an award-winning American actress and hip-hop musician who is known more for the former than the latter. She has been acting in major-motion pictures since 2016, with some of her more renowned roles being in movies like “Crazy Rich Asians” (2018) and “The Farewell” (2019). And she self-released her debut rap album, “Yellow Ranger”, in 2014.
Her mother, Tia, died when she was four-years-old. Thus, she was raised by her dad, Wally, along with his side of the family.
She goes by the real name, Nora Lum.
In 2018 she became only the second woman of Asian descent to ever host “Saturday Night Live”.
She won a “2020 Golden Globe Award” in the category of Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musial, making her the first Asian-American to do so in any lead actress category.
She worked in the publishing industry before venturing into the entertainment field.
In height, Akwafina measures around 1.55 m tall.
Akwafina is a famous American actress, who was born on June 2, 1988. As a person born on this date, Akwafina is listed in our database as the 30th most popular celebrity for the day (June 2) and the 143rd most popular for the year (1988).
People born on June 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Akwafina is the 752nd most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Akwafina's birthday, Akwafina is the 5135th most famous American and ranks 205th in famous people born in New York City, New York, U.S.
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