Entertainment

Who is Lana Wachowski? Wiki, Net Worth, Biography, Age, Height, Wife

Lana Wachowski is a Producer, Writer, Director, and Actress. She and her sister Lilly Wachowski are both trans women, together they achieved fame and recognition for directing The Matrix (1999), and for which they won the Saturn Award for Best Director. On December 22nd, 2021, The Matrix Resurrections was released it’s directed by Lana. Since she’s quite famous her fans are curious to know more about her Personel Life, Career, and Relationship Status, so wasting any time let’s delve into it.

Who is Lana Wachowski?

Name

Lana Wachowski

DOB

June 21, 1965

Age

56 years old

Wife

Thea Bloom (Ex)
Karin Winslow aka Ilsa Strix

Net Worth

$100 Million to $130 Million USD

Height

5 feet 8 Inches tall

Lana Wachowski was born as a male to Ron Wachowski and Lynne Luckinbill, she has three siblings Lilly, Laura, and Julie. Her father was a Businessman and her mother was a nurse, their uncle Laurence Luckinbill was Actor and won Primetime Emmy Award. Looking at her education, Lana attended Kellogg Elementary School and graduated from the Whitney Young High School, then enrolled at Bard College in New York but dropped out and decided to pursue her career in Business. Following next, Lana with her sister Lilly started a house painting and construction business in Chicago, and together wrote several issues of Ectokid for Marvel Comics’ Razorline imprint. Then wrote for the series such as Clive Barker’s Nightbreed and Clive Barker’s Hellraiser for Marvel’s Epic Comics imprint. In 1995, they wrote the script for Assassins and was directed by Richard Donner which was released in 1995 by Warner Bros. Later, they made their debut as the director of the American neo-noir crime thriller film, Bound. In 1999, they wrote the script and directed The Matrix, it was a commercial hit for Warner Bros, and it earned four Academy Awards. Following the success, Lana and Lilly directed two sequels The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions.

In 2005, Lana and Lilly produced V for Vendetta, an adaptation of Alan Moore & David Lloyd’s graphic novel of the same name, and was released on March 17th, 2006. Then, together produced and directed Speed Racer in 2008 its a sports action comedy film based on the 1960s manga and anime series of the same name, the movie starred Emile Hirsch, Christina Ricci, John Goodman, Susan Sarandon, Matthew Fox, Roger Allam, Benno Fürmann, Hiroyuki Sanada, Rain, and Richard Roundtree. In 2009, their next film Ninja Assassin released and the movie revolved around child endangerment and political corruption. In 2012, the Wachowski sisters produced and directed the science fiction film, Cloud Atlas it’s based on the 2004 novel by David Mitchell. In 2013, Lana worked as the executive producer in the short film, Google Me Love. In 2015, the sisters produced and directed Jupiter Ascending, a space opera film starring Mila Kunis, Channing Tatum, Sean Bean, Eddie Redmayne, and Douglas Booth, overall the movie collected $184 million. Moreover, in 2016 Golden Raspberry Awards nominated Wachowski’s sisters for worst director and worst screenplay. From 2015 to 2018, the sister’s produced Netflix science fiction drama series Sense8, an American science fiction drama. In 2015, the first season won the GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Drama Series also earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music. In 2021, Lana has written and directed The Matrix Resurrections, the sequel to The Matrix Revolutions (2003), which was released in December 2021.

How old is Lana Wachowski?

Lana Wachowski was born on June 21, 1965, in Chicago, IL, she is 56 years old. She was born to Ron Wachowski and Lynne Luckinbill and has three sisters Lilly, Julie, and Laura. Lana and Lilly were both born as males, in 2008 Lana came out as transgender and Lilly came out as a transgender woman in March 2016.

Who is Lana Wachowski Partner?

Karin Winslow

In 1993, Lana Wachowski tied the knot with Thea Bloom, in 2002 they both separated after Lana’s relationship with Karin Winslow aka Ilsa Strix. According to the source, Lana first met Karin at the Los Angeles BDSM club, The Dungeon, where Karin worked as a Dominatrix, and they got married in 2009.

How Rich is Lana Wachowski?

The estimated Net Worth of Lana Wachowski is between $100 Million to $130 Million USD.

(Image Source: IMDB, Vogue, The Wrap, Rotten Tomatoes)

Copyright Warning: We put Hardwork into generating High Quality and Original articles. The content published on BiographyDaily.com may not be republished, copied, redistributed either in whole or in part without Acknowledgement or due permission.

Nithi Shetty

Nithi has been instrumental in making sure the content on the site is clear and concise for our readers and she covers Entertainment topics, but at times loves to write about movie reviews as well.

Leave a Comment
Published by