Net Worth $4 million
Date of Birth 31 October 1993
Gender Female
Height: 1.65 meters
Profession Actor
Nationality Guyanese

Introduction Letitia Wright:

Letitia Wright is a British-Guyanese actress. She is known for her portrayal of Shuri in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, beginning in 2018 with Black Panther (2018) and Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and for the film Urban Hymn (2015).

How old is Letitia Wright?

Letitia Wright was born 31 October 1993 and she is 28 years old.

Letitia Wright Personal life/Biography:

Letitia Michelle Wright was born in Georgetown, Guyana. Her family moved to London, England, when she was seven years old and studying there. Wright opened up about her depression. She told Vanity Fair in 2018 that when she first became depressed at the age of 20, “she was in the dark facing a lot of bad things.” Wright praises her Christian faith by helping her to cope with depression, which she experienced after attending a Bible-based conference in London. To focus on her recovery and faith, she rejected the film’s roles. She later explained that she “needed to take a break from acting” and “took a trip to find my relationship with God, and she became a Christian.”

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Letitia Wright Education:

She attended high school and grew up in Tottenham and attended Duke’s Aldridge Academy after moving to London when she was seven years old.

Letitia Wright Professional Career:

Wright is played in school plays, but praises her ambition to become a paid actor by seeing the 2006 film Akeelah and the Bee. She found Keke Palmer’s performance encouraging, noting that the role “sounded. It’s one of the reasons why I’m here”. She attended the Identity School of Acting, enrolling at the age of 16. She appeared in two episodes of Holby City and Top Boy in 2011.

She played a small role in My Brother Devil in 2012, where she was recognized by Screen International as one of its 2012 stars of tomorrow. Michael Caton-Jones cast Wright in her first major role in Urban Hymn (2015), bringing him to the attention of Hollywood. That same year, she appeared in Doctor Who ‘Face the Raven’, and the following year, she performed a repetitive role as Renie on Humans. During this time, she also appeared in the play Eclipsed (written by Danai Gurira) at London’s Gate Theatre. In 2017, Wright starred in the Black Mirror episode “Black Museum”; her performance earned her the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actor Supporting a Limited Series or Movie.

Wright starred in the 2018 film Black Panther, starring Shuri, King T’Challa’s sister and the Wakanda princess. Part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the film also starred Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, and Danai Gurira.  Wright won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Breakthrough Performance in a Motion Picture for his work on film, and also starred in Avengers: Infinity War, which was released two months later. And in 2018, Wright appeared as a Reb in Steven Spielberg’s film adaptation of the 2011 science fiction novel Ready Player One. Wright appears as one of the cameos in Drake’s music video for “Nice for What”.

Letitia Wright Net Worth:

Letitia Wright has a net worth of $4 million.

Letitia Wright Salary:

Letitia Wright earns approximately $60,000 per month.

Letitia Wright Height:

Letitia’s height is 5 feet and 5 inches(1.65 m) and weighs 113 Lbs(51 kg).

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Letitia Wright Net Worth And Biography

Is Letitia Wright Relationship Status Single/Married?

Letitia is currently single.

Letitia Wright Achievements:

  • Wright was nominated for outstanding supporting actress in a limited series or movie at the 2018 Primetime Emmy Award, in 2018. In 2018, she won the Choice Sci-Fi Movie Actress at the Teen Choice Awards.
  • In 2019, she won the rising star award at the British Academy Film Awards, in 2019, she won the outstanding breakthrough performance in a motion picture at the NAACP Image Awards,
  • In 2019, she won the outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture at the Screen Actors Guild Awards and over the years, she has won many more awards and been nominated for many more.

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Letitia Wright Hobbies:

  • photography.
  • basketball.
  • Meditation.
  • Praying.

Letitia Wright Facts:

  • Letitia was inspired by Keke Palmer to become an actress, at the age of 17 she sent emails to a lot of agents, she got picked up for minor roles initially, she got a breakthrough with Black Panther(2018).
  • Screen International recognized her as one of the stars of tomorrow in 2012.
  • In 2015, the magazine listed her as one of the best stars of the future.
  • She was Broadcast Hotshots' Talent of 2015.
  • She kept her acting in Black Panther a secret from her mother until the trailer was released.
  • Casting director Caton-Jones who worked with her said of her “She was just fascinating from the beginning, loose and fluid, She has an emotional honesty. I have not felt like this about someone since Leonardo (Dicaprio). I have had plenty of really good actors” (He was Leonardo Dicaprio’s casting director at age 16).
  • She has been very vocal about her depression troubles. She has had depression troubles since the age of 20. She went through a bad phase when she was 20 and depression hasn’t left her since.
  • She has a Guyanese accent. (Of course she has, she is from there).
  • For her role in Urban Hymn she read the script and watched a lot of documentaries on youtube about young offenders as a part of research.
  • She likes Gospel Music, Indie music among various forms she likes.


Frequently Asked Questions

How much money does Letitia Wright make a year?

Letitia earns approximately $700,000 per year.

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