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Christine Wawira Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Husband, Net Worth, Movies

This is all you need to know about Christine Wawira, a Kenyan actress, model, and activist formerly known as Naila Pierce. Quick facts are listed below:

  • Full Name: Christine Wawira Nnagi
  • Gender: Female
  • Age: 36 years old 

  • Date of Birth: December 20, 1987
  • Place Of Birth: Nairobi, Kenya
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

  • Net Worth: $1 million – $2 million dollars
  • Salary: Not known
  • Marital Status: Married

  • Husband: Alvaro Cortes (m. 2009–2013)
  • Children: Two
  • Mother’s Name: Mariam Wanjiru 

  • Father’s Name: Not known
  • Profession: actress, model, and activist

Christine Wawira Biography

Christine Wawira (born on December 20, 1987) is a multi-talented Kenyan actress, model, and activist formerly known as Naila Pierce. She spent her early years in Kenya until the age of seven when she, alongside her parents and younger sister, relocated to London in 1994.

During her time in London, Christine attended Woodlands Park Primary School and Kensington Avenue Primary School. It was at Kensington Avenue Primary School that her journey into acting began at the age of nine, starring as a milkmaid in the school’s production of Oliver Twist.

At the age of 12, Christine moved once again, this time to Atlanta, Georgia, where she attended Marrietta Middle School and later North Cobb High School. Joining the drama club at North Cobb High, Christine aimed to overcome her shyness and forge new connections. It was here that her passion for acting blossomed.

Christine’s talent shone brightly during her freshman year when she was cast in a play that achieved first place at the State Competition. Her dedication to theater led to her induction into the International Thespian Society.

After two years at North Cobb, Christine relocated to Moreno Valley, California, where she continued her education at Canyon Springs High School. After graduating with the class of 2006, Christine has pursued acting ever since, appearing in numerous movies, TV shows, commercials, and music videos.

Currently, Christine resides with her family in North Hollywood, California, where she continues to pursue her passion for acting while also engaging in activism.

Christine Wawira Age

Christine is 36 years old as of 2024, she was born on December 20, 1987, in Nairobi, Kenya. She celebrates her birthday on December 20, every year.

Christine Wawira Height

Christine stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) tall.

Christine Wawira Parents

Christine is the daughter of Mariam Wanjiru, her mother. Born in Nairobi, Kenya, Christine’s upbringing spanned across various locations including London, Georgia, Arizona, and California. She resided in Nairobi until the age of seven before moving to London in 1994 with her parents and younger sister. At the age of 12, Christine relocated to Atlanta, Georgia, and later settled in California.

In addition to her younger sister, Christine has two younger brothers. Tragically, Christine’s mother, Mariam, passed away on December 29, 2020, following a cardiac arrest on Boxing Day, marking a recent loss for the US-based Kenyan actress and her family.

Christine Wawira Husband

Christine tied the knot with her beloved husband, Alvaro Cortes, in 2009. However, their journey together came to an end, and they parted ways in 2013. Despite the dissolution of their marriage, the couple shares two children together.

Christine Wawira Net Worth

Christine has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $2 million. Her primary source of income comes from her career as an actress, model, and activist. This includes her assets, money, revenue, and more. Through her various sources of income, Christine has been able to accumulate good wealth but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.

Christine Wawira Movies

  1. Hacksaw 2020
  2. Safe With Me 2017
  3. Hola America
  4. Sign Of The Dragon 2013
  5. Tough Call
  6. Henrietta’s Unicorn
  7. Exposure

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