Once you are a fan of the long-running web series, Eastside or even Fresh Off the Boat, someone you will easily relate to is Constance Wu. The woman is an American actress who although hasn’t been in Hollywood forever, has grown to be one of the most influential people in the world.
Constance Wu Biography (Age)
March 22, 1982, was the day Constance Wu was born in Richmond, Virginia. Her birth name is Constance Tianming Wu, and her parents were originally from Taiwan before deciding to settle in the United States. It was in Richmond where she was born that Constance was raised by her genetics professor father and Computer programmer mother alongside her three other sisters; 2 elder sisters and a younger one.
For her education, the very interesting and influential actress attended the Douglas S. Freeman High School from where she moved on to the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute to acquire a certificate that would enhance her acting skills. In 2005, she became a graduate of the State University of New York at Purchase where she obtained a degree in fine arts in acting. Also, she went to Columbia University from where she again got a degree in speech pathology.
Since she was a young girl, Wu had always wanted to be an actress. As a result of this, she went into community theatre at the age of 12. She was able to nail her first acting role in the theatre when she played a role in a play, Wind in the Willows. As she moved on to high school and even beyond, she continued taking parts in more theatre productions. More so, while she was still in college she looked for jobs in theatres which helped her learn and adjust to the life of a professional actor.
Constance Wu’s Career
While she was still very young the actress began reading many books on acting and she has never been tired of practicing what she has read. With that in mind, her talent was solidly built and it helped her to secure her first movie role in The Sound of my Voice after she moved from New York where she had gone to study to Los Angeles where she went to pursue an acting career.
Soon she would get to perform in more movies such as Deadly Revenge, Watching TV with the Red Chinese, Best Friends Forever, and most recently, The Feels and Crazy Rich Asians. Some of the things she has been a part of on TV include Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Covert Affairs, and Fresh Off the Boat which has remained one of her best performances. She has also been a part of the hit web series, EastSiders.
With many productions to her name, Constance Wu has been recognized with various award nominations. She has been nominated twice for the Indie Series Award, Gold Derby Awards, and a nomination for the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series. More still, the woman was also nominated for Television Critics Association TCA Award for Individual Achievement in Comedy. Overall, she has 10 nominations to her name so far.
For her real followers, the actress will soon appear in the movie, Crazy Rich Asians which will hit the screen towards the end of 2018.
Is Constance Wu Dating or Married? Husband/Boyfriend
As regards her dating life, the Asian American actress hasn’t been the one to make a noise. Nevertheless, it is known that the woman has no husband at the moment and she has never been married.
She has, however, been in a rather interesting relationship with the only boyfriend she has ever been publicly associated with. She began the relationship with Ben Hethcoat who is a filmmaker in 2011. The two met at a mutual friend’s and they didn’t hide that they were dating as they easily shared it on social media.
After 4 years of dating, however, they parted ways in 2016 without furnishing the eagerly wanting-to-know public with what went wrong. From that point, there’s been nothing to speculate about concerning the relationship and dating status of the star actress who is easy to love.
Height, Weight, Feet, and Body Stats
A very beautiful woman, Constance Wu can easily be described as an average-in height actress. Nevertheless, here are the complete body stats of the amazing Asian American actress:
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inches
Body Weight: 125lbs
Feet (Shoe Size): Unknown
Bra Size: 34A
Body Measurement: 35-24-35