Constance Wu is an Asian-American actress who came to prominence for her role as Jessica Huang in the ABC television comedy Fresh Off the Boat. She is also known for her role Rachel Chu in the romantic comedy-drama film Crazy Rich Asians.
She received nominations for Golden Globe Award, TCA Awards, and Screen Actors Guild Award.
|Full Name:||Constance Tiaming Wu|
|Date of Birth:||March 22, 1982|
|Place of Birth:||Richmond, Virginia, U.S|
|Height:||5 feet 4 in|
|Net Worth:||$6 million|
Constance Wu was born Constance Tiaming Wu on March 22, 1982, in Richmond, Virginia, United States, as the third of four daughters. Her parents emigrated from Taiwan. Her father Fang-Sheng Wu is a professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, and her mother is a computer programmer.
She attended Douglas S. Freeman High School, in Virginia, and obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the State University of New York.
Wu came through in 2006 with a supporting role in Stephanie Daley. She followed up with roles in Year of the Fish and The Architect.
She came to the limelight for her role as Jessica Huang in the ABC Comedy Fresh Off the Boat.
She also became known for her role as Rachel Chu in the romantic comedy-drama film Crazy Rich Asians.
She featured alongside Jennifer Lopez in the crime comedy film Hustlers, in 2019. The same year, she also starred in the independent drama film I Was a Simple Man.
She has starred in other films such as Deadly Revenge, Electric Side, Low-Budget Ethnic Movie, and Next Gen. She also appeared in the television series One Life to Live, Eastsiders, Dimension 404, Solos, and The Terminal List.
She released her first book, the memoir Making a Scene, in October 2022.
Constance Wu was in a relationship with actor Ben Hethcoat in December 2011 before they parted ways in February 2018.
She began dating Ryan Kattner, frontman of the band Man Man, and gave birth to her first child, a girl, in August 2020.
Awards & Nominations
Wu has won several awards such as:
- Indie Series Award for Best Ensemble Drama (2014)
- Unforgettable Gala Asian American Awards for Female Breakout Star of the Year (2015)
- 9th the Asian Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Cinema (2019)
She has been nominated for awards like Best Actress in a comedy at Critic’s Choice Movie Awards (2019), Best Actress in a Motion Picture at Satelite Awards (2020), Globe Awards, TCA Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and so on.
Constance Wu is active on social media. She has over 760k followers on Instagram, @constancewu.
Constance Wu earns her career as an actress. She has an estimated net worth of $6 million
Frequently asked questions
Below are some frequently asked questions about Constance Wu:
Who is Constance Wu?
Constance Wu is an Asian-American actress who came to prominence for her role as Jessica Huang in the ABC television comedy Fresh Off the Boat.
How old is Constance Wu?
She was born on March 22, 1982. She became 40 years old in 2022.
Where is Constance Wu from?
She is from Virginia, United States.
What is Constance Wu’s height?
She stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches.
Is Constance Wu married?
She is in a relationship with Ryan Kattner.
What is Constance Wu’s Net Worth?
Constance Wu has an estimated net worth of $6 million.