Nora Lum, better known as Awkwafina, who is an American rapper and actress known for her roles in Ocean’s 8 and Crazy Rich Asians. In 2012, she released her single titled, My Vag which hit more than 2 million views on YouTube. With her rising popularity, Awkwafina has amassed enormous fan following on Instagram with more than 586k followers.
Awkwafina was born in New York City, USA on 2nd June 1998. She is of American nationality and part of the mixed ethnicity with a Chinese and Korean descendant. Her zodiac sign is Gemini. Awkwafina was born to Chinese American father, Wally and South Korean Immigrant mother.
Awkwafina, the 20 years of age rapper and performer, has a total net worth of $4 million. She aggregates her income from her profession as an actress and a rapper. At the mere age of 13, she entered into the world of music and gave multiple hit singles like “My Vag,” “Queef,” and “NYC Bitche$.” As of 2018, Awkwafina released her latest single titled, Pockiez from the album, In Fina We Trust.
Apart from her musical career, Awkwafina has played in movies like her supporting role in Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising in 2016. Additionally, she has been in the motion pictures like Crazy Rich Asians and Paradise Hills. Likewise, Awkwafina also appears on TV Shows like Tawk, Girl Code and Future Man. In 2018, she featured in an American late-night TV show, Saturday Night Live.
Awkwafina reviews that amid her secondary school, she was set up into an arranged meeting with a guy by her companion who seemed like a graphic designer. In any case, she expressed that his conduct was irritating, and she put on a show to comprehend his crazy ramblings. Afterward, the couple split as she did not like his behavior.
Apart from the Psychopathic guy, Awkwafina is in a loving relationship with her longtime boyfriend as per The Guardian. However, she has not revealed his identity to the public not even in her Instagram account.
Family, Siblings, and Parents
Awkwafina was born as Nora Lum to her parents, Wally Lum, a Chinese American and her mother, a South Korean Immigrant. At the age of four, Awkwafina’s mother passed away, and her grandparents looked after her in Forest Hill, Queens. On 13th May 2018, she posted a picture of her mother on Instagram wishing all the mothers, Happy Mother’s Day.
On 10th October 2018, Awkwafina posted a picture with her dad, thanking him for letting her live her life the way she wants.