Claudine Nako is an actress popular for her work on the Netflix series Raising Dion, the actress is a relatively new face on TV shows but has already amassed a huge fan following.
She is one of the biggest upcoming talents who has worked in several popular projects and ahs a lot of experience in theater.
What shows has she worked on, read below to know that, and much more.
Claudine Nako is Possibly Around 25-30 years old
Her exact birthdate and age are not known. Nako was born after her parents moved to the USA from the Democratic Republic of Congo in the 1980s, so she is at the most in her late 30s but she appears in her 20s in her photos.
She Has African Heritage
To repeat, the star’s parents were immigrants from D.R.C. her father and mother moved to the USA with her 2 older siblings in the 1980s.
Her ethnicity is African and she is a Congolese-American. She was born in Nashville, Tennesee, and grew up in Laramie, Wyoming.
Nako Became Famous After Her Role On Everything Sucks!
The actress had a recurring role on the TV series Everything Sucks! Both the show and her acting in it were praised by fans as well as critics. In fact, it had 4 nominations.
The comedy-drama brought her into the limelight. This was also the first time she worked with Netflix. There were 10 episodes of the show each airing for 22-27 minutes but it was enough to establish her as an upcoming talent in the TV series and movie industries.
Her First Appearance On Screen Was In 2008
Her career on-screen kicked off when she was cast as an extra on the TV show hearsay. Her next appearance on screen came in 2015 when she got the role of a condo manager on the TV show screen.
Roomies is her latest show, it first aired in 2019. She had the main role of Cassandra, the girlfriend of Justin, a lazy comfortable roommate whose life is turned around when Cassandra leaves him.
Each of them must turn to unlikely roommates in order to get by. She goes to her sister and Justin finds comfort in a stranger called Douglas.
Her Real Name is Mboligikpelani Nako
Claudine’s real name is Mboligikpelani Nako and she added Claudine which is her baptismal name when she was about to graduate from the University of Wyoming.
She elongated her name because an industry professional told her to shorten her name if she wanted to succeed in the industry. She instead chose to elongate it.
As a matter of fact, she made the full name, her professional name.
Claudine Nako is 1.65 m tall
The actress is 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) tall. She also has Black hair and Dark Brown eyes.
Claudine Studied At The University Of Wyoming
The Congolese-American actress studied Theatre & Dance at the University of Wyoming and graduated from the uni with a B.F.A. degree in Theatre & Dance.
Claudine Nako Is Not Dating Anyone: She is Single Without Any Boyfriend in 2020
Claudine has not revealed the details of her private life to the public. Due to the lack of information, we can guess that she is possibly single as of July 2020.
She Has Also Worked In Theater
Her IMDb page reports that she has worked extensively on stage. One of her proudest productions on stage was when she played on “A Christmas Carol,” directed by Barbara Field.
She had the role of Marigold Fezziwig and Dorothea in the play from November 26 to December 23, 2008.
The star also worked in a production of “Solo Mio: December,”.