Awkwafina Bio, Age, Little Mermaid, Nora from Queens, Jumanji, Boyfriend, Net Worth


Awkwafina Biography

Awkwafina is a famous American actress, comedian and rapper who was born as Nora Lum in Stony Brook, New York. She rose to fame for her viral rap song called My Vag which was posted on Youtube. Nora also gained more fame after releasing her debut album called Yellow Banger back in 2014. She then went on to play supportive roles in various comedy films like Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016), Jumanji: The Next Level (2019) and Ocean’s 8 (2018).

Awkwafina was born in Stony Brook New York but she was brought up in Forest Hills, Queens by a Chinese-American father and a Korean-native mother. She grew up as a very smart and active kid who helped her parents run the family restaurant and composed music from an early age. Noma finished her high school education at Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School where she played the trumpet, began rapping, and knew how to create classical music. Lum then learned Mandarin at the Beijing Language and Culture University with help from her paternal grandmother. She then earned her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and women’s studies at the University of Albany, State University of New York in 2011.

Noma began her passion for music at the age of thirteen. She produced music with a Garage band where she learned Logic Pro and Ableton. In 2012, she dropped her first rap song called My Vag which went viral on Youtube 2012. The song was written while she was in college as a response to Mickey Avalon’s My Dick. In 2016, Awkwafina gained more fame or collaborating with the famous Comedian Margaret Cho on Green Tea.

By 2017, Nora had built her own artist, image, and personal character as a comedian and musician. Therefore, she got opportunities to do cameos on commercials and TV shows. Nora even gained the opportunity to work as a cohost on a short talk show web series called Tawk. She made her acting debut in 2016 by playing Christine’s role in Neighbors 2:Sorrority Rising. Awkwafina’s most recent TV roles are in The Little Mermaid (2023) and Renfield (2023).

Awkwafina Age

How old is Awkwafina? Noma is 35 years old as of 2023. She was born by her real name Nora Lum on June 2, 1988, in Stony Brook, New York, United States. In addition, Noma celebrates her birthday on June 2nd every year. Her zodiac birth sign is Gemini.

Awkwafina Height

Lum stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 2 inches (1.55 m). She also weighs approximately 55 kilograms (121 Ibs). Additionally, Awkwafina has a slim endomorphic body type and her other body measurements are 34-24-34 inches respectively. Lum’s hair color is black and her eye color is black.

Awkwafina Family

Noma was born to Korean-Chinese immigrant parents living in the suburbs of New York City but grew up in Forest Hills, Queen. Her mother was a Korean Native named Tia Lum while her father is a Chinese-American known as Wally Lum. Her mother worked as a painter who moved to the United States back in 1972 but she died when Awkwafina was only four years old after suffering Pulmonary hypertension. Noma’s father is a retired IT expert who runs a family restaurant in the USA.

Awkwafina Husband | Partner | Boyfriend

Is Awkwafina Married? No, Awkwafin is not married. The name of her partner, boyfriend, and rumored husband is also known. This is because she is known for keeping her personal dating life away from the public. We will update you once Nora goes public with her personal relationship status to the public. She now lives alone in Los Angeles, California.

Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens

Nora from Queen is a famous Netflix series that follows the life of Awkwafina as her real self Noral Lum. She struggles to find her own definition of adulthood while holding her job professionally. Nora also has strong support systems from her father and grandmother who assist her in navigating life.

Awkwafina Jumanji

Jumanji is a famous Fictional adventure film that features Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart as the main characters. The film was released in three installments based on a 1995 video game and film of the same name. Awkwafina plays the role of Ming Fleetfoot in Jumanji Part 3: The Next Level which was released in 2019.

Awkwafina Net Worth

Nora has an estimated net worth of around $2 million dollars. Her primary source of income is her career as a film and TV actress

Awkwafina Movies

  • 2016 Bad Rap
  • 2016 Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
  • 2016 Storks
  • 2018 Dude
  • 2018 Ocean’s 8
  • 2018 Crazy Rich Asians
  • 2019 The Farewell
  • 2019 Paradise Hills
  • 2019 The Angry Birds Movie 2 Courtney
  • 2019 Between Two Ferns: The Movie
  • 2019 Jumanji: The Next Level Ming Fleetfoot
  • 2020 The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run
  • 2021 Breaking News in Yuba County
  • 2021 Raya and the Last Dragon
  • 2021 Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
  • 2021 Swan Song
  • 2022 The Bad Guys
  • 2023 Renfield
  • 2023 The Little Mermaid
  • 2023 Untitled Sandra Oh and Awkwafina comedy film Films yet been released
  • 2023 Migration
  • 2024 IF Films

Awkwafina TV Shows

  • 2014–2015 Girl Code
  • 2015 Girl Code Live
  • 2015 Regular Show
  • 2015–2017 Tawk
  • 2016 Mary + Jane
  • 2017 Future Man
  • 2018 Animals
  • 2018 Saturday Night Live
  • 2019 Weird City
  • 2019 The Simpsons
  • 2019 Dr. Chang (voice)
  • 2019 Tuca & Bertie
  • 2020–present Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens
  • 2020 One World: Together at Home
  • 2022 The Boys Presents: Diabolical
  • 2024 Unnamed Pet Resort Project (to be released)