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Nora Lum, known professionally as Awkwafina, is an American actress and rapper. She has played supporting roles in the comedy films Ocean's 8 and Crazy Rich Asians (2018), and her leading role in the comedy-drama The Farewell (2019) earned her a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress nomination. She has released two albums, Yellow Ranger (2014) and In... See full bio »

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Known For

Ocean's Eight Constance
(2018)
Crazy Rich Asians Peik Lin Goh
(2018)
The Farewell Billi
(2019)
(2023)

Filmography

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 2023 Wildwood (filming) (voice)
 2023 The Little Mermaid (post-production)
Scuttle (voice)
 2023 Renfield (post-production)
Rebecca Quincy
  If I Could Tell You Just One Thing (TV Movie)
Awkwafina
 2022 The Bad Guys in Maraschino Ruby (Video short)
Ms Tarantula (voice)
 2022 The Bad Guys
Tarantula (voice)
 2022 The Boys Presents: Diabolical (TV Series short)
Sky / Areola / Turd
- BFFs (2022) ... Sky / Areola / Turd (voice)
 2021/I Swan Song
Kate / Kate Duplicate
 2020-2021 Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens (TV Series)
Nora
- Home (2021) ... Nora
- The Simple Life (2021) ... Nora
- Shadow Acting (2021) ... Nora
- Tales from the Blackout (2021) ... Nora
- Nora Meets Brenda (2021) ... Nora
 2021 Discord: The Movie (Short)
Awkwafina
 2021 Raya and the Last Dragon
Sisu (voice)
 2019 Between Two Ferns: The Movie
Awkwafina
 2019 The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (TV Series)
The Collector
- A Single Piece Was Lost (2019) ... The Collector (voice)
- The Crystal Calls (2019) ... The Collector (voice)
- Prophets Don't Know Everything (2019) ... The Collector (voice)
- By Gelfling Hand... (2019) ... The Collector (voice)
- The First Thing I Remember Is Fire (2019) ... The Collector (voice)
 2019 The Angry Birds Movie 2
Courtney (voice)
 2019 Tuca & Bertie (TV Series)
Bertie's Left Boob
- The Promotion (2019) ... Bertie's Left Boob (voice)
 2019 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Dr. Chang / Carmen
- D'oh Canada (2019) ... Dr. Chang (voice)
- Bart vs. Itchy & Scratchy (2019) ... Carmen (voice)
 2019 Weird City (TV Series)
Charlotta
- Below (2019) ... Charlotta
 2019 Paradise Hills
Yu
 2019/I The Farewell
Billi
 2018 Animals. (TV Series)
Annie
- Roachella (2018) ... Annie (voice)
 2018 Crazy Rich Asians
Peik Lin Goh
 2018 Awkwafina: Pockiez (Music Video)
Awkwafina
 2018 Ocean's Eight
Constance
 2018 Dude
Rebecca
 2017 Future Man (TV Series)
Woman at Video Game Store / Woman from Video Game Store
- Prelude to an Apocalypse (2017) ... Woman from Video Game Store
- A Fuel's Errand (2017) ... Woman at Video Game Store
- Pilot (2017) ... Woman at Video Game Store
 2017 Drive Share (TV Series)
Porn Star Passenger
- Dystopian Drive Share (2017) ... Porn Star Passenger
 2016 Mary + Jane (TV Series)
Gina
- Noachella (2016) ... Gina
 2016 Storks
Quail (voice)
 2016 Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
Christine
 2015 Regular Show (TV Series)
Apple / Waitress 1
- Hello China (2015) ... Apple / Waitress 1 (voice)
 2014 A Perfect Memory (Short)
Monica's Friend (as Nora Lum)
 2013 Shadow Men (Short) (as Nora Lum)
 2013 Awkwafina - NYC Bitche$ (Short)
Awkwafina
 2012 Awkwafina - My Vag (Short)
Awkwafina
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Google Pixel 3 with 2 Chainz See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Instagram | See more »

Alternate Names:

Nora Lum

Height:

5' 1" (1.55 m)

Children:

None

Parents:

Lum, Wally | Tia
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[After being told that the film Crazy Rich Asians is the first American produced film to feature a cast consisting of Asian American actors since The Joy Luck Club] That's a full adult life since Asian-Americans received adequate representation [onscreen], it's just crazy. See more »

Trivia:

Her mother was a Korean immigrant, and her father is of Chinese descent. Her great-grandfather opened the restaurant Lum's in New York. See more »

Trademark:

Low, raspy voice.

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