His father first got on the precipice of fame when he played Khal Drogo in the popular TV show, Game of Thrones but it was his casting as Aquaman in the DC Extended Universe that solidified his father’s place as a global superstar. If you are not yet familiar, the father in question is Jason Momoa and the child is Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa, whose mother is also another Hollywood star, Lisa Bonet.
Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa might still be a young man but being the son of two Hollywood stars as quickly made him a subject of interest to a curious public that wants to consume every bit of information about his father’s life. So, without further ado, here is everything you need to know about Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa.
Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa’s Biography
Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa was born on the 15th of December 2008 in Los Angeles. His father, Jason Momoa as millions of his fans would know, is a Hawaiian while his mother, Lisa Bonet, is a San Francisco-born actress. When he was born, Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa lived his life in relative quietness until his father found his breakthrough the show, Game of Thrones and his subsequent casting as Aquaman in the pantheon of DC’s Superheroes.
Being a young child, Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa hasn’t yet had time to make a name for himself outside of her parents but he has begun to show the charisma and handsomeness that has transformed his father into a global star.
His parents, Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet met each other in 2005 and they began dating. His mother, before the time, was in a marriage with Lenny Kravitz, which lasted between 1987 and 1993, producing a solitary child, Zoe Isabella Kravitz. Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa’s parents did not get married until October 2017, at least in a legal manner, despite the fact it was widely believed that they got married on the 15th of November 2007.
While he gained a stepsister through her mother’s marriage to Lenny Kravitz, he also has a biological sister, an older sister who was born in July 2007.
His mother, who still widely goes by the name, Lisa Bonet has since changed her name legally to Lilakoi Moon and was born on the 16th of November 1967 as the daughter of Allen and Arlene Bonet. Her father was an African American and her mother Jewish, and she was raised as a Jewish child alongside her half-siblings.
Her father, Allen Bonet, being an opera singer introduced Lisa Bonet to performing art and she began to appear in beauty competitions and made guest appearances in a number of TV shows. Over the course of her professional career, which began in 1982, Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa mother’s career has seen her appear in The Cosby Show, playing the classic role of Denise Huxtable and she also starred in the spinoff show, A Different World.
While Nakoa’s mother does not share the level of popularity of his father, she has appeared in a number of popular projects, which include Ray Donovan, New Girl, Road to Paloma and a couple more others.
His father, Jason Momoa, on the other hand, was born on the 1st of August, 1979 in Honolulu, Hawaii, and has been in the industry since 1999. He started out his career as a model before he became an actor, making his first set of onscreen appearances in the show, Baywatch Hawaii.
Since then, Jason Momoa has experienced a rapid rise to become one of the most recognizable faces in Hollywood, having been cast for several iconic roles like Khal Drogo in Game of Thrones, Conan in Conan the Barbarian and Aquaman in the DC Extended Universe.
Considered one of Hollywood’s top sex symbols, Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa’s father is a tattoo aficionado whose tattoos have become a part of his brand.
He shares his father’s long hair and apparent body fitness.
His name, Nakoa means warrior, while Manakauapo is a combination of multiple Hawaiian names – Mana, Kaua, and Po, all of which means strength, rain and dark respectively. His middle name, Namakaeha, which he shares with his father, means all-knowing eyes. His first name was given to him by his mother while his father provided the rest.
It is yet to be known if Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa will follow in the footstep of his parents to be an actor, but his stepsister, Zoe Kravitz already has and has starred in films like Rough Night, Mad Max: Fury Road and Divergent.