STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 221 this week

Lena Waithe


Lena Waithe was born on May 17, 1984 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Lena Diane Waithe. She is a writer and producer, known for Ready Player One (2018), Master of None (2015) and The Chi (2018). See full bio »

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Projects In Development

Them
2019
Details only on IMDbPro »

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 30 images
updated 9 months ago
 
a list of 16 images
updated 9 months ago
 
a list of 30 images
updated 11 months ago
 
a list of 32 images
updated 18 Sep 2017
 
a list of 205 people
updated 18 Sep 2017
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 43 people
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 35 images
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 24 images
created 05 Jun 2017
 
a list of 47 people
created 9 months ago
 
list image
a list of 37 people
created 9 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Lena Waithe's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Ready Player One Aech / Helen
(2018)
(2015-2017)
The Chi Writer
(2018-2019)
(2014)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (12 credits)
 2019 Boomerang (TV Series) (creator) (pre-production)
 2019 Twenties (TV Movie) (post-production)
  The Chi (TV Series) (created by - 20 episodes, 2018 - 2019) (written by - 3 episodes, 2018)
- Blind Eye (2019) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.2 (2019) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.8 (2019) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.10 (2019) ... (creator)
- Eruptions (2019) ... (creator)
 2018/II Rising (Short)
 2017 Master of None (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Thanksgiving (2017) ... (written by)
 2016 Untitled Lena Waithe Project (TV Movie)
  Bones (TV Series) (staff writer - 14 episodes, 2014 - 2015) (written by - 1 episode, 2015)
- The Eye in the Sky (2015) ... (staff writer - as Lena D. Waithe)
- The Putter in the Rough (2015) ... (staff writer - as Lena D. Waithe)
- The Baker in the Bits (2015) ... (staff writer - as Lena D. Waithe)
- The Teacher in the Books (2015) ... (staff writer - as Lena D. Waithe)
- The Psychic in the Soup (2015) ... (written by - as Lena D. Waithe)
  Hello Cupid (TV Series) (story - 4 episodes, 2013) (creator - 3 episodes, 2013)
- Seven (2013) ... (story)
- Six (2013) ... (story)
- Five (2013) ... (story)
- Four (2013) ... (story)
- Three (2013) ... (creator)
 2012 M.O. Diaries (TV Series)
  How to Rock (TV Series) (1 episode, 2012) (written by - 1 episode, 2012)
- How to Rock a Prank (2012) ... (written by)
- How to Rock a Music Video (2012) ... (as Lena D. Waithe)
 2011/I Save Me (Short) (writer)
Show Show Producer (8 credits)
Show Show Actress (7 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (5 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Editorial department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (33 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Nike

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lena D. Waithe

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Here's the thing. I was raised on deep dish pizza. So, what you guys call pizza, I don't think that it's pizza. I think it's cheese bread.

Nickname:

Katraukus

Star Sign:

Taurus

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed