Awkwafina Age, Net Worth, Boyfriend, Family, Height and Biography

Net Worth $8 Million
Name Awkwafina
Date of Birth 2 June 1988
Age 35 Years Old
Gender Female

Awkwafina Net Worth

$8 Million

Awkwafina also known as Nora Lum is an American actress, singer, rapper, comedian and songwriter. As of 2024, Awkwafina’s net worth is $8 million. Her claim to fame was her YouTube single in 2012 titled My Vag. She is also a rapper, writer and has also been a television host. Her next album which was also her debut album was called Yellow Rangers as it came out in 2014. Her next was an album titled In Fina we trust. This album was released in 2018.

She has a huge following on social media. She is like a youth icon to some. She is also a social media influencer and brands use her social media popularity to forward their own interests.

Awkwafina Wiki/Biography

Born on 2 June 1988, Awkwafina’s age is 35 Years Old as of 2024. She was born and brought up in Stony Brook, New York, U.S. She holds an American by nationality.

awkwafina childhood pic
Awkwafina Childhood Pic

She completed her education from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School. She subsequently went to the University at Albany, the State University in New York where she did majors in Women Studies and Journalism. She even studies Mandarin at the Beijing Language and Culture University for two years, from 2006-to 2008.  She has also acquired formal training in Classical and Jazz music.

Name Awkwafina
Full Name Nora Lum
Net Worth $8 Million
Date of Birth 2 June 1988
Age 35 Years Old
Birth Place Stony Brook, New York, U.S.
Currently Live In Stony Brook
Profession Actress, Singer, Rapper, Comedian and Songwriter
Debut TV Series: Girl Code (2014 – 2015)
Web Series: Discord: The Movie (2021)
Film: Bad Rap (2016)
Years Active 2005 – Present
Famous Role Billi in the Film The Farewell (2019)
Nationality American
Ethnicity Chinese and Korean Descent
Hometown Stony Brook, New York
Zodiac Sign Gemini
School/High School LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York City
Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in New York City, New York
College/University University at Albany in New York
State University of New Yorkin New York
Education Qualification Graduate

Family, Boyfriend & Relationships

Awkwafina’s parents are Wally and Tia. Awkwafina’s father’s name is Wally who is a businessman by profession.

awkwafina father
Awkwafina with her Father

Awkwafina’s mother’s name is Tia who is a housewife.

awkwafina mother
Awkwafina with her Mother
awkwafina parents
Awkwafina with her Parents

Her mother died when Awkwafina was just four years old and she raised by her father and grandparents. It is believed that she was very close to her mother. The details about her father and grandparents’ whereabouts are not available in the public domain.

She is an only child as her mother died when she was only four years old.

Awkwafina’s relationship status is unmarried. There have been no reports of her dating anybody as she is very focused on his career. Although it is believed that she was in a serious relationship at some point in time but the details about the same are not available in the public domain.

Father Name Wally
Mother Name Tia
Brother Name
Sister Name
Marital Status Unmarried

Physical Appearance

Awkwafina is a young girl with a charming personality. She has a much sculpted body. She is 5 feet and 2 inches tall and weighs around 52 Kg.


Her hair colour is black and she has mesmerizing black eyes.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 158 cm
in meters: 1.58 m
in feet inches: 5’ 2”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 52 kg
in pounds: 114 lbs
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black


She began her career with a song called My Vag that became a YouTube sensation in 2012.


She began rapping at the age of 13 and even this song was written by her in college. In 2014 she came up with her hip hop album titled Yellow Ranger.


In 2016 she collaborated with comedian Margret Chu for a song called ‘Green tea’ to talk about Asian stereotypes.


She released another album in 2018 titled In Fina We Trust and that got her a Libera award for beat Rap album.

She has acted in a series called Girl Code in 2014 and even went on to host Girl Code Love which was the show’s spin off.


In 2016 she was a part of a movie called Neighbors: sorority rising. From 2015-2017 she also hosted a talk show called Tawk that premiered on YouTube but was subsequently picked up for streaming on OTT. She was also a part of an animated movie called Storks in 2016. In 2018 she starred in a movie called Ocean’s 8 and Dude.

In the same year she starred in another hit movie called Crazy Rich Asians.


In 2017 she appeared in a Hulu series called Future Man. In 2018 she hosted the iheartradio’s MVAs and an episode of Saturday Night Live too.

In 2019 she starred in two movies called The Farewall and Jumanji: The Next Level.

She is all set to star in the upcoming Marvel movie called Shang Chi and the ten rings which is the first Asian led Marvel movie.

She is currently the writer for and stars in a comedy series called Awkwafina is the Nora from Queens. The series premiered in 2020.

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