Lena Waithe Biography, Facts & Life Story

Lena Waithe American Actress, Producer, Screenwriter

Quick Facts

Known ForBeing the 1st woman of African-American origin to receive a Primetime Emmy Award for β€œOutstanding Writing for a Comedy Series” for the Netflix show Master of None in 2017

Nickname:Lena D. Waithe, Katraukus

Full Name:Lena Diane Waithe

Profession:Actress, Producer, Screenwriter

Nationality:American

Age:37 years old (in 2021)

Date of Birth:May 17, 1984

Birthplace:Chicago, Illinois, United States

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height:5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m)

Weight:68 kg (150 lbs)

Body Measurements:Not Known

Bodytype:Slim

Dress Size:4 US

Hair Color:Black

Eye Color:Dark Brown


Lena Waithe Education

School: Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy
Chute Middle School
Evanston Township High School

College: Columbia College Chicago

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Lena Waithe Career

Profession: Actress, Producer, Screenwriter

Known For: Being the 1st woman of African-American origin to receive a Primetime Emmy Award for β€œOutstanding Writing for a Comedy Series” for the Netflix show Master of None in 2017

Debut TV Series/Movie: Ready Player One (Film 2018), TakePart Live (TV Show 20130

Salary: Under review

Net Worth: USD $13 million (approx)

Family & Relatives

Father: Not known

Mother: Ethel Laverne

Brother(s): Not Known

Sister(s): Not Known

Marital Status: Divorced

Husband/Boyfriend: Alana Mayo; (m. 2019; separated 2020)

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