Lena Waithe actor, Movies with Lena Waithe - 37 years

Lena Waithe

Personal info

Birthday 17 May 1984
Place of birth : Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Imdb: nm2913119
Also known as :

Lena D. Waithe

Alive : Yes

Birthday Lena Waithe: 1984.05.17

Age Lena Waithe 37 years

Lena Waithe occupation actor

Known for this movies

Movie - Ready Player One   Movie - Queen & Slim   Movie - My Teacher, Mr. Kim   Movie - Onward  

Lena Waithe is an American actress, producer, and screenwriter, best known for her role as Denise on the 2015 Netflix series Master of None and as the creator of the Showtime original series The Chi....


Lena Waithe

Known for this movies

Filmography Lena Waithe

Movies with Lena Waithe

Lena Waithe in movies (19)

Movie - Ready Player One (2018)

Helen Harris / Aech

  Release date : 28.03.2018 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Ready Player One   140 min

Science Fiction, Adventure, Action,

When the creator of a popular video game system dies, a virtual contes...

Main Actors :

Tye Sheridan Wade Watts / Parzival


Olivia Cooke Samantha Cook / Artemis
Ben Mendelsohn Nolan Sorrento


Tv - This Is Us (2016)

Animal Shelter Clerk

  Release date : 20.09.2016 Movies in english language  
  Original title : This Is Us   43 min

Follows the lives and families of three adults living and growing up i...

Main Actors :

Milo Ventimiglia Jack Pearson


Mandy Moore Rebecca Pearson
Sterling K. Brown Randall Pearson


Tv - Westworld (2016)

Ash

  Release date : 02.10.2016 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Westworld   60 min

A dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evol...

Main Actors :

Evan Rachel Wood Dolores Abernathy


Thandiwe Newton Maeve Millay
Jeffrey Wright Bernard Lowe


Movie - Onward (2020)

Officer Spector (voice)

  Release date : 29.02.2020 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Onward   103 min

Family, Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy,

In a suburban fantasy world, two teenage elf brothers embark on an ext...

Main Actors :

Tom Holland Ian Lightfoot (voice)


Chris Pratt Barley Lightfoot (voice)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Laurel Lightfoot (voice)


Tv - Big Mouth (2017)

Lena (voice)

  Release date : 29.09.2017 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Big Mouth   27 min

Teenage friends find their lives upended by the wonders and horrors of...

Main Actors :

Nick Kroll Nick Birch / Maury the Hormone


John Mulaney Andrew Glouberman (voice)
Fred Armisen Elliot Birch (voice)


Tv - RuPaul's Drag Race (2009)

Herself - Judge

  Release date : 02.02.2009 Movies in english language  
  Original title : RuPaul's Drag Race   43 min

Join RuPaul, the world's most famous drag queen, as the host, mentor a...

Main Actors :

RuPaul Himself - Host


Symone Self


Tv - Master of None (2015)

Denise

  Release date : 06.11.2015 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Master of None   60 min

30-year-old New York actor Dev takes on such pillars of maturity as th...

Main Actors :

Lena Waithe Denise


Naomi Ackie Alicia


Tv - Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter (2015)

Self

  Release date : 2015-08-02 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter   60 min

Some of this year's most talked about talent open up about the challen...

Main Actors :

Stephen Galloway Host


Lacey Rose Host


Tv - Dear White People (2017)

P. Ninny

  Release date : 2017-04-28 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Dear White People   30 min

At a predominantly white Ivy League college, a diverse group of studen...

Main Actors :

Logan Browning Samantha White


Brandon P. Bell Troy Fairbanks
DeRon Horton Lionel Higgins


Tv - Transparent (2014)

Jane

  Release date : 2014-09-26 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Transparent   30 min

An LA family with serious boundary issues have their past and future u...

Main Actors :

Gaby Hoffmann Ali Pfefferman


Amy Landecker Sarah Pfefferman
Jay Duplass Josh Pfefferman


Tv - Amend: The Fight for America (2021)


  Release date : 17.02.2021 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Amend: The Fight for America   58 min

When the United States of America was founded, the ideals of freedom a...

Main Actors :

Will Smith Self - Host


Mahershala Ali
Samira Wiley


Tv - The Comeback (2005)

Summer

  Release date : 05.06.2005 Movies in english language  
  Original title : The Comeback   30 min

The series initially follows Valerie Cherish, a veteran sitcom actress...

Main Actors :

Lisa Kudrow Valerie Cherish


Lance Barber Paulie G.
Robert Michael Morris Mickey Deane


Tv - The Shop: Uninterrupted (2018)

Self

  Release date : 28.08.2018 Movies in english language  
  Original title : The Shop: Uninterrupted   30 min

A one-of-a-kind barbershop experience with unfiltered conversation and...

Main Actors :

Maverick Carter Self


LeBron James Self


Tv - Visible: Out On Television (2020)

Narrator

  Release date : 14.02.2020 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Visible: Out On Television   52 min

Explore the history of the LGBTQ movement through the lens of TV in th...

Main Actors :

Janet Mock Narrator


Margaret Cho Narrator
Asia Kate Dillon Narrator


Movie - Bad Hair (2021)

Brook-Lynne

  Release date : 05.05.2021 Movies in english language  
  Original title : Bad Hair   102 min

Horror,

In 1989, an ambitious young woman gets a weave in order to succeed in ...

Main Actors :

Elle Lorraine Anna Bludso


Jay Pharoah Julius
Lena Waithe Brook-Lynne


Movie - The One and Only Dick Gregory (2021)

Self

  Release date : 2021-06-19 Movies in english language  
  Original title : The One and Only Dick Gregory   113 min

Documentary,

This revealing portrait of comedian, activist, pop-culture icon and t...

Main Actors :

Dick Gregory Self


Chris Rock Self
Kevin Hart Self


Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020

Movie - Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020

Herself

  Release date : 2020-05-16
  Original title : Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020

Artists, athletes, musicians, commencement speakers, influencers, and ...


Lena Waithe in the production team (24)
  • 2021 · Movie Beauty - Writer
  • 2021 · Movie Shoebox - Executive Producer
  • 2021 · Movie Soñadora - Executive Producer
  • 2021 · Tv THEM - Executive Producer
  • 2021 · Movie The One and Only Dick Gregory - Executive Producer
  • 2020 · Movie The Forty-Year-Old Version - Producer
  • 2020 · Movie You Love Me - Screenplay
  • 2019 · Tv Boomerang - Creator
  • 2019 · Movie Queen & Slim - Producer
  • 2019 · Movie Queen & Slim - Screenplay
  • 2019 · Movie Queen & Slim - Story
  • 2018 · Movie Rising - Writer
  • 2018 · Movie Step Sisters - Producer
  • 2018 · Tv The Chi - Creator
  • 2018 · Tv The Chi - Executive Producer
  • 2018 · Tv The Chi - Writer
  • 2015 · Tv Master of None - Executive Producer
  • 2015 · Tv Master of None - Writer
  • 2014 · Movie Dear White People - Producer
  • 2014 · Movie Ladylike - Consulting Producer
  • 2010 · Movie I Will Follow - Production Coordinator
  • 2005 · Tv Bones - Writer
  • 1970 · Movie Talent Show - Executive Producer
  • 1970 · Movie Talent Show - Screenplay

  • All biographies Lena Waithe in all languages

    English · en

    Lena Waithe is an American actress, producer, and screenwriter, best known for her role as Denise on the 2015 Netflix series Master of None and as the creator of the Showtime original series The Chi.

    Français · fr

    Lena Waithe est une actrice, productrice et scénariste américaine, surtout connue pour son rôle de Denise sur la série Netflix de 2015 Master of None et en tant que créatrice de la série originale The Chi.

    Pусский · ru

    Лина Уэйт (англ. Lena Waithe; 17 мая 1984 года, Чикаго, Иллинойс, США) — американская актриса, продюсер и сценарист. Получила известность благодаря соавторству и исполнению роли в сериале Netflix «Мастер не на все руки». Уэйт вошла в историю прайм-тайм премии «Эмми», став первой чернокожей женщиной-обладательницей этой награды за лучший сценарий комедийного сериала за свою работу над «Мастером не на все руки». Эпизод «Thanksgiving», за который она была удостоена премии «Эмми», был частично основан на собственном опыте, связанном с её матерью. Она так же является создателем сериала канала Showtime «Чи».

    Español · es

    Lena Waithe (17 de mayo de 1984) es una guionista, productora y actriz estadounidense. Protagonizó la serie de comedia y drama de Netflix Master of None (2015-2017). Se convirtió en la primera mujer negra en ganar el Premio Primetime Emmy por Mejor escritura para una serie de comedia en 2017 por escribir el episodio "Acción de Gracias " del programa, que se basó en su experiencia personal de hablar con su madre.