Megalyn Echikunwoke Won't Get Married To Chris Rock | Split En Route?
- Date of Birth May 28, 1983
- Age 38 Years, 2 Months
- Nationality American
- Profession Actress
- Career 1998–present
- Relationship Status Dating
- Divorce/Split Not Yet
- Boyfriend Chris Rock (2016-present)
- Ex-Boyfriend Patrick Fugit (2012-2014)
- Net Worth $3 Million (Estimated)
- Ethnicity/Race African-American
- Father Onigwe Versato Echikunwoke
- Mother Anita Laurie
- Sister/s Misty Echikunwoke
- Brother/s Miki Echikunwoke
- High School Chinle High School
- Height/ How Tall? 5' 6½" (1.69 m)
- Weight 55 Kg (121 Lbs)
- Feet (Shoe) Size 8 (US)
- Hair Long
- Hair Color Black
- Eye Color Dark Brown
- Lesbian No
- Children/Kids Not Yet
Megalyn Echikunwoke allegedly separated a husband from his wife of 20 years in 2016!
The American actress, aged 35 has been making television appearances as frequently as it can get ever since her debut in the industry. From Elizabeth Gibson in the Creatures(1998) to Mari McCabe / Vixen in the 2018 Freedom Fighters: The Ray, she has been showcasing her talent as an actress, voice recording artist, singer and you name it.
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Amidst the actress's jubilant roles, she buzzes for starring Dr. Tara Price in CSI: Miami(2008-9) and is all set to portray Lisa In the movie Night School, releasing on September 28, 2018.
Megalyn Echikunwoke Bio: Age, Parents, Ethnicity, & Height
Born on May 28, 1983, in Spokane, Washington, the United States, the adventure lover actress grew up on Navajo Indian Reservation in Chinle, Arizona. She is an American but her father, Onigwe Versato Eshikunwokw being related to Igbo tribe of Nigeria and mother, Anita Laurie Being a European descendant gives her mixed ethnicity roots.
Did you know that the American actress’ surname means “leader of men” in Nigerian? She is one of the Nigerian royalties as her grandfather was an Igbo tribe leader.
The politically active actress, who stands at the height of 5 ft 6.5 inches, aspires to be an inspirational woman (read Oprah Winfrey) in future.
Megalyn Echikunwoke Has Splendid Net Worth
Every aspiring TV personality is bound to go through the provocations that the industry has to offer.
Having landed in the entertainment world at an age of 15, Megalyn must have has situations throughout her career where summoned the servings. Her passion has paid her well as she has a net worth of $3 million.
Did Chris Rock Cheat On His Wife For Megalyn Echikunwoke?
The For The People star must have had the 55 years old comedian under her spell for what else could have provoked him to kill his 20 years long marriage with former wife, Malaak Compton?
The actress's appearances in the Hampton’s 2016 Party, flashing what looked like a diamond ring, gave away a suspicious hint of her engagement with the comedian boyfriend. A day later the finalization of his divorce with his wife seemed to confirm their relationship.
This could be a mere coincidence, but Megalyn wasn’t spared from the accusations of coming between the funny man and his wife.
Megalyn Echikunwoke Won't Get Married To Prospective Husband, Chris Rock
Although The House of Lies actress and her 18 years senior boyfriend made their relationship public in February 2016, the funny man’s gesture charmed the actress early in 2015. The comedian might keep her happy an entire life through his witty sense of humor alone.
She talked to the PEOPLE in September 2016, revealing the truth behind the rumored engagement ring saying:
Definitely not. It’s a pearl. It’s not even a diamond.
But it might take forever for the duo to take their dating to another level because the actress had made her disbelief in marriage vows clear. She felt there could be more to the couple's relationship despite not getting married. She summed up her opinion about getting married saying:
I’m actually not a huge believer in marriage
Despite that, the actress considered herself lucky to have found a wonderful dreamy man and simultaneously accepted that there was more to her life rather than get married.
She though made it plainly clear that it was not as if she was hinting at turbulence in her relationship with Chris Rock as she ended the conversation saying, 'I have a boyfriend I love, and that's all I need.'
In Relationship: Megalyn Echikunwoke posted a picture with boyfriend Chris Rock in Feb 2018. (Photo: Megalyn Echikunwoke's Instagram)
Two years on from having a formal relationship with Chris Rock, she is blessed with immense fan love and fame and on top of that, a funny and loving boyfriend to make her laugh. What else would she ask for?