Did you watch “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” film series and “X-Men: Apocalypse?” I hope you remember Lara Jean Covey from “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” and Jubilee a fictional superhero appearing “X-Men: Apocalypse.” Both the roles are performed by Lana Therese Condor. She is an amazing actress, who made her debut in 2016 superhero film X-Men: Apocalypse.
The early life of Lana Condor
Lana Therese Condor was born on May 11, 1997 in Cần Thơ, Vietnam. She was an orphan and initially raised in an orphanage. Later she was adopted by American residents, Mary Carol and Bob Condor in Chicago, Illinois on October 6, 1997. Arthur is her non-biological brother and her birth name was Tran Dong Lan. Her name Lana Therese Condor was given to her by her parents after adoption. Lana Therese Condor’s father was a journalist and a Pulitzer Prize-nominated. He was the former Vice President of Yahoo. Condor lived with her family in Whidbey Island, Washington and New York City. When she was 15, she settled with her family in Santa Monica, California.
Lana Therese Condor is a trained ballet dancer. She learned ballet in The Joffrey Ballet which is a Chicago, Illinois based premier dance company. She took acting classes from New York Film Academy. She completed her education from the Professional Performing Arts School in New York City. She completed her graduation from Notre Dame Academy in Los Angeles in the year 2015 and in 2016, she earned acceptance to Loyola Marymount University.
While she was living in New York, Condor’s parents encouraged her to try acting when they saw their daughter’s natural skills and talent. She took the first acting lesson of her new school year and then headed to the New York Film Academy to train for a season. She attended the Yale Summer Conservatory of actors. After that, she went for her audition and selected for a role in 2016 in X-Men: Apocalypse.
Lana Condor’s career
Every actor desire to start his/her career in a big-budget film and Lana Therese Condor was lucky to start her career from a superhero film X-Men: Apocalypse that was released on May 27, 2016. She debuted as the mutant Jubilation Lee/Jubilee in this Bryan Singer’s superhero film. She was praised by the critics for her acting and later she appeared in Peter Berg’s drama film “Patriots Day.” The following year, she showed her talent in the romantic thriller television film High School Lover, which was premiered on Lifetime on February 4, 2017. She never looked back after gathering so much praise and love from the audience.
She also starred in Robert Rodriguez’s Alita: Battle Angel as Koyomi K. The fiction movie was produced by James Cameron’s and released on July 20, 2018. In 2018, she appeared in an American teen romance film “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” directed by Susan Johnson. In August 2017, Condor set up a scholarship with the Asian Foundation to pay for the schooling of girls in a four-year college from Can Tho, Vietnam. The bursary scholarship the student books, clothes, uniforms and a bicycle.
Lana Condor profile
Full birth name – Tran Dong Lan
Name after adoption – Lana Therese Condor
Lana Condor’s Nickname – Lana
Lana Condor’s Parents – Father’s Name – Robert “Bob” Condor
Mother’s Name – Mary Condor
Lana Condor’s Siblings– 1 Brother – Arthur Condor
Lana Condor’s Skin complexion – Fair
Lana Condor’s Profession – Dancer, model and actress
Lana Condor’s Date of Birth – 11th May 1997
Lana Condor’s Age – As of 2020, Feb she’s 22 years old
Lana Condor’s Birthplace – Cần Thơ, Vietnam
Lana Condor’s Early childhood spent in – Chicago, Illinois, United States.
Lana Condor’s Nationality – American
Lana Condor’s Zodiac Sign – Taurus
Lana Condor’s Religion – Christian
Lana Condor’s Current residence – Santa Monica, California, U.S
Lana Condor’s Hair Color – Black
Lana Condor’s Eye Colour – Dark Brown
Lana Condor’s Height – Feet & Inches: 5′ 2″
Centimetres: 160 cm
Meters: 1.6 m
Lana Condor’s Body measurements – 33-24-34
Lana Condor’s Body build– Slim
Lana Condor’s Weight – Kilograms: 48 Kg.
Pounds: 105 lbs.
Lana Condor’s Marital Status – Single
Lana Condor’s Boyfriends – Anthony De La Torre and Noah Centineo
Lana Condor’s Sexuality – Straight
Lana Condor’s Dress size – 6 (US)
Lana Condor’s Shoe Size – 7 (US)
Lana Condor’s Movies – X-Men: Apocalypse, Patriots Day, Alita: Battle Angel, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before and Summer Night
Lana Condor’s Television series -High School Lover and Deadly Class
Lana Condor’s Film Debut – X-Men: Apocalypse in 2016
Lana Condor’s Television Debut – Dish Nation in 2016
Lana Condor’s Favourite celebrity – Actor: Johnny Depp
Lana Condor’s Favourite Actress: Jennifer Aniston
Lana Condor’s Favourite Films– Lara Jean and Noah Kis
Lana Condor’s Dream Holiday Destination – Miami
Lana Condor’s Favourite Colour – Pink
Lana Condor’s Favourite time pass – Shopping and travelling
Lana Condor’s Favourite food – Korean food
Lana Condor’s Net worth – Approx. $2 million USD (As of 2018)
How much she charges? – $17k-$19K USD per episode
Lana Condor’s Highest qualification – Graduate
Lana Condor’s School – California State Summer School for the Arts
Lana Condor’s College – Notre Dame Academy and Loyola Marymount University
Lana Condor’s Instagram – instagram.com/lanacondor/
Lana Condor’s Facebook – facebook.com/lanacondor
Lana Condor’s Twitter – https://twitter.com/lanacondor
Lesser known facts about Lana Condor
- She was an orphan and spent initial years of her life in an orphanage in Vietnam.
- She was an adopted child
- She is a trained dancer
- Her parents supported her to start a career in acting
- Her celebrity crush is Zac Efron
- In 2018, she was featured on the cover of LA times Newspaper
- She did her first kiss in 6th grade
- Lana Condor and Sophie Turner are BFFs
We hope that we’ve shared enough about Lana Condor in our post. If you want to know more about her life, then follow her on her social media pages. She’s a rising star and we wish to see her in many upcoming great movies.