The ‘Gob-smackingly brilliant’ star who is set to take Hollywood by storm! Find out about the career and life of Letitia Wright!
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|Full Name:||Letitia Wright|
|Age:||28 years 11 months|
|Birth Date:||October 21, 1993|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Gemini|
|Birth Place:||Georgetown, Guyana|
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- 1 Black Panther, a film directed by African-Americans, has topped the US box office for the first time in its history. Released in the last week of January 2018, this film has grossed a total of $1.1204 billion worldwide.
- 2 Her career so far
- 3 Letitia’s childhood and education
- 4 Her personal life
- 5 Letitia Michelle Wright social media
Black Panther, a film directed by African-Americans, has topped the US box office for the first time in its history. Released in the last week of January 2018, this film has grossed a total of $1.1204 billion worldwide.
With its present pace, it is set to cross ‘Avengers’ and ‘Last Jedi’ by this weekend. The movie has some of the finest actors in the industry and Letitia Wright, 24 is one of them who plays Princess Shuri in this Marvel’s blockbuster movie.
Her career so far
If we look back at her career journey, we see that she started in the UK with minor roles. She might be a newcomer to Hollywood, but despite the presence of powerhouse actresses such as Angela Bassett, Danai Gurira, and Lupita N’yongo, Letitia manages to leave a great impression on the minds of the audience as the younger sister of T’Challa.
Talking on it, Letitia had told W magazine:
“Wherever the good stories are, I’m trying to place myself there,”
Letitia derives her inspiration from Keke Palmer who stars in the lead role in Akeelah and the Bee. She had a strong interest in acting and started sending emails to the different agencies to let them know about her acting experiences. Her debut movie role was in Victim in 2011. She starred in the film My Brother the Devil, where she got attention and was labeled as stars of tomorrow in 2012. She acted in several British TV series and did Urban Hymn.
She was cast in Cucumber, Doctor Who, Humans, and Black Mirror. Her film credits include The Commuter where she appeared as Jules Skateboarder. She has also acted in the 2018 to-be-released film Avengers: Infinity War and Ready Player One. Letitia is seen as Reb in the second movie which is Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of the novel of the same name.
Letitia has taken home a number of titles, honors, and awards such as Wonderland Magazine’s Best Of Next 2015, BAFTA Breakthrough Brit 2015, and Broadcast Hotshots Talent of 2015. Letitia Wright whose full name is Letitia Michelle Wright has a net worth of more than $ 800k. She comes as a soft-spoken and thoughtful girl.
Michael Caton-Jones had only words of praise for this newcomer. He said:
“THE MOST EXCITING YOUNG SCREEN ACTING TALENT THAT I’VE HAD THE PLEASURE OF WORKING WITH SINCE LEONARDO DICAPRIO. LETITIA IS JUST GOB-SMACKINGLY BRILLIANT.”
Letitia’s childhood and education
If we go back further and gather information about her early life, we can see that Letitia was born in Guyana, South America in the town of Georgetown. This was on 31 October 1993, making her age as 25 as of now. Letitia’s family had relocated to London when she was a mere 7 years old. She was raised in Tottenham and states:
“I’ll always be a north London girl”
She is an alum of the Identity School of Acting in London. Other fellow alums from this school are John Boyega and Malachi Kirby. She is a god-fearing girl and attributes her personal and professional success to God.
She had faced depression at age 20 and said about that phase of her life:
“I was in the dark going through so many bad things, when the world didn’t know about Shuri and Letitia and whatever is happening now,”
She took Bible Studies and said:
“I needed to take a break from acting, because I really idolized it. So I came off from it and I went on a journey to discover my relationship with God, and I became a Christian.”
Her personal life
The career-focused Letitia is probably single and has not been seen dating any boyfriend. She also does not believe in letting the whole world know about it especially in the early stages of the relationship. She had in 2014 tweeted:
“I find it really weird when someone who’s just been in a relationship talks about potential bae. lol mad”
Letitia Michelle Wright is active on Twitter and Instagram. She has gained more than 274k followers on Twitter and more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram.