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Net Worth and Salary of Lena Waithe in 2020

Net Worth and Salary of Lena Waithe in 2020

American producer, Lena Waithe is an Emmy Award-Winning actress and screenwriter. She came into limelight her smashing role in the Netflix comedy series Master of None. She is the first African-American woman to win the Primetime Emmy Award. Also, she is popular for her work in Queen & Slim, Hello Cupid, and Ready Player One.

Net Worth & Salary of Lena Waithe in 2020

The 5 feet 9 inches actress Waithe has collected a huge amount of worth from her professional career. According to sources, Lena Waithe has an estimated net worth of $15 million as of 2020. Also, she became the first African-American woman to win the Primetime Emmy Award. Previously, she has a net worth of $8 million.

Lena Waithe posing for photo with her car
Caption: Lena Waithe posing for a photo with her car (Photo: Daimler Media)

Some sources claimed that she earns an annual salary of $4 million but in reality, she earns a salary of over $2 million. She earned multiple worth in million from her multiple careers as an American actress, producer, and screenwriter. She has featured in the television series Master of None and as Helen in the 2018 movie Ready Player One.

Her Charity Work

The actress Lena has been involved in different social organizations. She has provided voluntary and financial support to the trust that is working for the handicapped people. Also, she has been part of the various programs conducted by the trust.

Lena Waithe posing for photo with her car
Caption: Lena Waithe posing for a photo with her car (Photo: Elle)

Then she participated in the international seminar relating to the specific issues. She is popular in social networking sites earning wealth as well as fame. Also, she is popular with her writing in the blogs and along with that, her tweets mentioned. It is acknowledged by a high number of fans from all across the world.

Openly Lesbian; What Lena Waithe Relationship?

The 36-year-old, actress Waithe is openly gay. She is yet to married but in a relationship. Lena is openly dating her long term partner Alana Mayo for more than three years. The couple began their affairs in the year 2015. After dating for more than 3 years, they got engaged on Thanksgiving Day in 2017.

Lena Waithe with her partner Alana
Caption: Lena Waithe with her partner Alana (Photo: CNN)

But things were different during her college days, as she struggles to have identified her sexuality identity. Many boys approaching her to become their girlfriends back then. She was never interested in making an affair none having as boyfriends. At present, she is having a wonderful relationship. She is living a blissful married to her partner currently.

Career Highlights

Then she grabbed media attention for starred in movies and television series such as Queen & Slim, Hello Cupid, and The Comeback. She has been involved in many movies over the years including Save Me in 2011 as director and writer, Dear White People in 2014. Ready Player One as Aech/Helen, Queen & Slim as writer and producer, Girlfriends from 2007, to 2008, M.O Diaries in 2012 as a writer, How to Rock in 2012.

American screenwriter, Lena Waithe
Caption: American screenwriter, Lena Waithe (Photo: Twitter)

Then she featured in series & movies including Hello Cupid as a writer in 2013, Transparent as Jane in 2014, The Comeback in 2014, Bones from 2014 to 2015, The Chi from 2018 to 2019, This is us as Animal Shelter Clerk in 2018, Dear White People as P. Ninny in 2018, Boomerang as Executive producer and writer in 2019 and many more.