Joaquina Kalukango Biography

Joaquina Kalukango is probably one of the best upcoming actresses in the country who shot to fame in a very short period of time. She is a very popular American actress and a TV personality, who is very famous for the movies One Night in Miami -2020, Lovecraft Country-2020, and Instinct in 2018. Recently she has crowned the Tony Award – 2022 for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for Paradise Square on the stage of Radio Mirchi Music Hall.

Early Life

Joaquina Kalukango was born on 2nd September 1989 to her parents in Atlanta, Georgia, Unites States of America. Her parents’ names are Jack and Florentina Kalukango. As far as her family is concerned than she is the youngest of three children who immigrated to the USA by escaping from the Civil War. Her three siblings are way too much older to enter the acting. When she was just a child, she impersonated Whitney Houston so her acting was limited to that particular character only. However, when during middle school, a counselor insisted her to try out an audition for performing arts high school. From this moment, she decided to opt for acting, and ever since then she seriously considered it as her primary goal. She enrolled at a state university in the United States for a bachelor’s degree. Her family is always very supportive of her.

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Joaquina Kalukango Career

Joaquina Kalukango started her career by acting in theater productions mostly during her school days and got a lot of attention and popularity in that. After that, she appeared in Godspell and after that, Holler If Ya Hear Me -in 2018. In the same year only, she did many films like- Chained for life, and Red dead redemption II. Her roles were much appreciated there. And from there she never looked back and kept on working. In 2019, She did many memorable movies such as Instinct, the way they see us, etc. After that in 2020 also appeared in various movies such as Cast black talent play reading series.

She became famous for her role in One night in Miami and after that on Lovecraft Company- 2020. In 2021, she worked in many movies and was nominated for awards as well, such as Robin Robert presents Mahalia. She was nominated for the Play as an actress in the leading role. In 2022 also she worked hard and was nominated for many awards. In fact, in 2022 only she won the Tony Award – 2022 for Best Leading Actress for the movie Paradise Square.

Social Media

She is very active and popular on social media. She has a verified account on Instagram, where she has appx 12.5k followers. Here, she keeps on posting her favorite things for her fans and followers, and they always keep on waiting to read and see about her. She has one verified Twitter account as well. She joined it in 2011, but never posted there anything.

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Joaquina Kalukango Biography

Real Name Joaquina Kalukango
Birth Date September 2, 1989
Age (as of 2022) 32 Years
Birth Place Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Profession Actress
College The Juilliard School
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 6” – in Centimeters – 168 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 64 kg  –  in Pounds –  143 lbs
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black


Father Jack Kalkuango
Mother Florentina Kaluango

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Who is her boyfriend?

Personal Life

She is single these days and does not has a boyfriend. She never talked about her personal and dating life in media. Perhaps, she is very shy and secretive in nature. She never shared any of her personal pictures on any social media account as well. It seems that her full attention is on her carrier only these days. Joaquina lives in Georgia with her family.

Joaquina Kalukango Net Worth

If we talk about her net worth, Joaquina Kalukango has a net worth of appx $1.5 million, as per media. She is a very popular and successful actress and this is her only source of income. It is for sure that, she would be rocking much more for acting gigs in the future after winning the Tony Awards.

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  • She has been nominated many times for many awards such as Gold Derby Awards, and Screen Actor Guild Awards.
  • Recently she won the Tony Award – 2022 for Best Leading Actress for the movie Paradise Square.
  • She is a Christian, but her nationality is American. And height wise she is 5 feet 6 inches tall. Overall, she is a very attractive personality.

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