Born on December 5th, 1984, Lauren London is a model, actress, as well as model from America. She started her career by starring in various music videos and later on, she decided to take a different path and she started acting in various TV dramas and movies. She was first noticed by various people when she took on the role of Erin in a 2006 movie called ‘ATL’.
If you are interested in learning more about her career, life, and net worth, you are reading the right article. The text below is going to feature everything that you should know about Lauren, including her personal life, career, and net worth. Let’s take a closer look at the article:
Background And The Beginning of Her Career
Lauren was born in 1984 in California. There is not a lot of information about her family members and education, expect that she attended the Palisades Charter High School. After that, she was homeschooled. As mentioned, she started her career by acting in various song videos including ones featuring Snoop Dogg, Pharrell, Ludacris, and so on.
Being biracial wasn’t easy for the star and model like it was not for most people during that time. In an interview she gave, she stated that she was often teased by her ‘friends at school’, as well as by her cousins from her mother’s side for not being the same color as they are. Additionally, her father often sent her to mostly white camps during summer, where she was often frowned upon and teased by other children.
However, despite all of her hardships, she managed to create a life for herself that probably most of her bullies did not have, especially since she got a wide range of roles and appearances in different music videos, TV dramas, as well as critically-acclaimed movies that a lot of people loved and enjoyed seeing.
But, her career really kicked off when she made an appearance in the well-known TV series ‘Everybody Hates Chris’. In 2006, she also acted in her first movie, where she playing the partner of a hip-hop singer called TI. She was then nominated for a prize at the Black Movie Awards for her performance.
The next big step in her life was when she got a position in the famous series ‘Entourage’ which was loved by thousands of people all over the world. From there, her career took off and she landed jobs in popular and quite famous TV series and movies such as ‘90210’, ‘Next Day Air’, ‘King And Jewel’, as well as ‘I Love You, Beth Cooper’.
During 2010, she performed in various movies including ‘Single Ladies’, ‘Big Happy Family’, as well as ‘The Game’ which was incredibly popular during its run time. From 2010 to 2019, she took on various roles including smaller and larger ones, which has earned her quite a celebrity status.
Her Private Life
Lauren has dated the famous rapper, Lil Wayne, on and off for quite some time. In fact, during 2009, the couple welcomed a newborn boy called Kameron. In 2011, Lauren decided to end the relationship, stating that she met him over a decade ago, that they tried saving their relationship for quite some time, and when they did not manage to save it, they decided to peacefully end it.
Despite the fact that they ended their relationship, the couple stayed in a good relationship, and recently, she even stated that he is intelligent, loving, and the best possible father to their son. In fact, Lil Wayne frequently mentioned her in his songs, more specifically, in the song ‘Young ‘n’ Blues’, he stated that he met a ‘young, sweet Cali thang’.
During 2013, Lauren started seeing Ermias Asghedom, more commonly referred to as ‘Nipsey Hussle’, unto his death in March 2019 when he was shot and murdered. Although a lot of people do not know this, the couple actually planned on getting married, which she later revealed by posting pictures of their engagement photo session. In 2016, London gave birth to their son, Kross.
Honors And Nominations
As mentioned earlier in the article, Lauren was nominated for ‘Best Supporting Actress’ in 2006, for her performance. Additionally, during 2014, she was also nominated for the ‘Best Ensemble Cast’ for ‘Baggage Claim’, however, the cast and crew of the movie did not win the award.
Lauren’s Net Worth 2021 And Lifestyle
According to the experts from follownews.com, Lauren’s net worth is estimated to be approximately 8 million dollars, mostly from her acting jobs. After the death of her long-term partner, she decided to move into another residence. She opted for buying a residence in Sherman Oaks that has four bedrooms and three bathrooms that she paid 1.7 million dollars for.
The home has everything that she and her family members need including a built-in barbecue in her yard, an outdoor patio with a bar and lounge area, as well as an open fireplace that can be opened from the backyard. And, like almost all superstars in Hollywood, she has a closet that can be accessed from her master bedroom.
Although her net worth is estimated to be around 8 million dollars, the exact salary that she gets has not been revealed by any source, however, what we all know is that she does make a lot of money, especially since she is capable of living a lavish and luxurious lifestyle as do many Hollywood celebrities.
As you can see, Lauren London has managed to make quite a name for herself, and with it, she managed to create a net worth that is estimated to be over 8 million dollars. Despite losing her partner and being a single mom, she has managed to build up her career and continue living a normal life, even though other people might have done things differently.
So, now that you know almost everything there is about Lauren, you might not want to waste any more time. Instead, you should search for some of her movies and TV dramas that she acted in, in order to catch up with her latest work, as well as the old work that she executed perfectly.