Letitia Wright Biography: Age, Height, Husband, Movies, Net Worth

Letitia Wright is an award-winning Guyanese-British actress who came to prominence for her role as Jamie Harrison in the 2015 film Urban Hymn and became known globally for her role as Shuri in the film Black Panther, in 2018.

She got more exposure for her role in Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame. She is also known for her roles in television series like Chasing Shadows, Doctor Who, and Coning Up.

Letitia Wright
Letitia Wright: Real Name, Wiki, Bio, Age, Facts, Photo
Quick Facts
Full Name:Letitia Michelle Wright
Date of Birth:October 31, 1993
Place of Birth:Georgetown, Guyana
Height:5 feet 5 inches
Weeight:55 kg
Net Worth:$4 million

Early Life

Letitia Wright was born on October 31, 1993, in Georgetown.

At the age of seven, her family moved to London, England, where she had her education. She went to Northumberland Park Community School and also enrolled at the Identity School of Acting.


Wright started acting professionally in 2006 with a role in the film Akeelah and the Bee.

She starred in two episodes of the television drama series Holby City and Top Boy, in 2011. She followed up with a small role in the film My Brother the Devil, in 2012.

She came to the limelight in 2015 for her lead role as Jamie Harrison in the film Urban Hymn. She also featured in Doctor Who episode Face the Raven, and followed up with a recurring role as Renie on Humans.

Wright got more exposure for her role of Shuri in the 2018 film Black Panther, starring alongside the likes of Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, and Chadwick Boseman.

She has starred in other films such as Ready Player One, Avengers: Infinity War, and Guava Island. She also featured in television series like Coming Up, Banana,  cucumber, Black Mirror, Small Axe and so on.

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Awards & Nominations

Wright has won numerous awards such as:

  • Teen Choice Awards for Choice Sci-Fi Movie Actress (2018)
  • British Academy Film Awards for Rising Star Award (2019)
  • Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture (2019)

She has been nominated for awards like Best Supporting Actress at Chicago Film Critics Association (2020), and Best Supporting Actress – series, miniseries at Satelite Awards (2020).

Social Media

Letitia Wright is active on social media platforms. She has over 1.9 million followers on Instagram @letitiawright

Net Worth

Letitia Wright earns her career as an actress. She has an estimated net worth of $4 million.

Frequently asked questions

Below are some frequently asked questions about Letitia Wright:

Who is Letitia Wright?

Letitia Wright is a Guyanese-British actress who became known for her role in the film Urban Hymn.

How old is Letitia Wright?

She was born on October 31, 1993

Where is Letitia Wright from?

She is from Georgetown, Guyana.

Is Letitia Wright married?

Letitia Wright is not married.

What is Letitia Wright’s Net Worth?

Letitia Wright has an estimated net worth of $4 million.

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