Lena Waithe: Dating History & Exes

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Lena Waithe is a 40-year-old American Screenwriter from Chicago, Illinois, USA. She was born on Thursday, May 17, 1984. Is Lena Waithe married or single, and who is she dating now? Let’s find out!

As of 2024, Lena Waithe is possibly single.


Lena D. Waithe is an American actress, producer, and screenwriter, best known for her role as Denise on the 2015 Netflix series Master of None. Waithe made history at the 2017 Emmys when she won an award for best comedy series writing on Master of None, becoming the first black woman to do so. The “Thanksgiving” episode for which she won the Emmy was partially based off her personal experience coming out to her mother. She graduated from Columbia College Chicago in 2006. She wrote the 2011 short Save Me, which proved to be her first ever writing credit.

Real Name
Lena Diane Waithe
Place of Birth
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Date of Birth
May 17, 1984 (age 40)
Birth Sign
Marital Status

Fun Fact: On the day of Lena Waithe’s birth, "Hello" by Lionel Richie was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Ronald Reagan (Republican) was the U.S. President.

Lena Waithe’s Boyfriend

Lena Waithe is single. She is not dating anyone currently. Lena had at least 1 relationship in the past. Lena Waithe has not been previously engaged. She has said her parents were supportive of her decision to pursue writing as a career. According to our records, she has no children.

Lena Waithe Boyfriend

Like many celebrities and famous people, Lena keeps her personal and love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Lena Waithe past relationships, ex-boyfriends and previous hookups.

Lena Waithe’s birth sign is Taurus. The Taurus approach to love and romance is serious and down to earth. One of Taurus's best qualities is being a good companion. The most compatible signs with Taurus are generally considered to be Cancer, Virgo, Capricorn, and Pisces. The least compatible signs with Taurus are generally considered to be Leo and Aquarius. Lena Waithe also has a ruling planet of Venus.

Past Relationships

She has not been previously engaged. We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

Lena Waithe Biography

Lena Waithe was born on the 17th of May in 1984 (Millennials Generation). The first generation to reach adulthood in the new millennium, Millennials are the young technology gurus who thrive on new innovations, startups, and working out of coffee shops. They were the kids of the 1990s who were born roughly between 1980 and 2000. These 20-somethings to early 30-year-olds have redefined the workplace. Time magazine called them “The Me Me Me Generation” because they want it all. They are known as confident, entitled, and depressed.

Lena’s life path number is 8.

Lena Waithe is known for being a Screenwriter. Screenwriter and actress who is famous for her role as Denise on the Netflix original comedy series Master of None. In 2017, she won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series for her work on the “Thanksgiving” episode of Master of None alongside Aziz Ansari. Her Showtime series The Chi is produced by Common, who also grew up on Chicago’s south side. The education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

Lena Waithe is turning 41 in

Lena was born in the 1980s. The 1980s was the decade of big hair, big phones, pastel suits, Cabbage Patch Kids, Rubik’s cubes, Yuppies, Air Jordans, shoulder pads and Pac Man. During the Eighties, Berlin Wall crumbled, new computer technologies emerged and blockbuster movies and MTV reshaped pop culture.

The 40-year-old American was born in the Year of the Rat and is part of Millennials Generation

According to Chinese Zodiac, Lena was born in the Year of the Rat. People born in the Year of the Rat are clever and charming. They are curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Lena Waithe Facts

What is Lena Waithe marital status?


Is Lena Waithe gay?


Does she have any children?

Lena Waithe has no children.

Is Lena Waithe having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Lena Waithe ever been engaged?

Lena Waithe has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Lena Waithe?

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Lena Waithe’s birth sign is Taurus and she has a ruling planet of Venus.


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