Midori Francis Biography

Midori Iwama better known as Midori Francis professionally is a young charismatic and gorgeous actress who is just 28 years old. The majority of her performances are in stage shows for which she has won 4 awards and 2 nominations. She has been awarded as Outstanding Ensemble several times for her work in the theatre shows. She has made her debut in the 2015 short movie ‘Killing Machine’.

Early Life

Francis was born on the 16th of April in 1994 to her parents while they were located in Rumson, New Jersey, USA. She has graduated from Mason Gross School of Arts at Rutgers University with a degree of bachelor’s of fine arts. Her parents’ identity is totally unknown, yet we know her father belongs to Japanese decency. She was trained to perform her first theatre play ‘The Two Gentlemen of Verona’ besides Tom Carroll at the Shakespeare’s Globe while she was 20. She had also studied in London after her graduation.

Midori Francis Career

Francis started her career with a few stage shows after her graduation with a Bachelor of Fine Arts when she was 20. Her first stage show was with Tom Carroll, ‘The Two Gentlemen of Verona’ in 2014. In the same year, she also played ‘Nina’ in the play ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’. The following year she came up with one stage performance in ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ as Molly and her debut short film named ‘Killing Machine’ in which she played Angela. She has worked in overall 5 short films including ‘Good Boys’, ‘ Chemistry of Mood’, and ‘Bless this Mess’, 5 television shows including her most famous role as Lin in ‘Younger’ in 2016, in Gotham as Emma Hsueh in 2017.

Her main role in Dash and Lily came on air recently in 2020 along with a web show ‘The Bicher’ as Lanie Bouchard and 6 stage performances including her award-winning performances on stage Connected, The Wolves, and Usual Girls. New Work Innovative theatre awards have honored her with Outstanding Actress and Outstanding Ensemble awards. Her work in The Wolves earned her Distinguished Performance by an Ensemble and Outstanding Ensemble awards.

Midori Francis Biography

Real Name Midori Ann Iwama
Birth Date 16 April 1994
Age (as of 2022) 28 Years
Birth Place Rumson, Monmouth County, New Jersey, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Aries

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 2” – in Centimetres – 157 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 54 kg  –  in Pounds –  119 lbs
Shoe Size 6 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim


Father Ken Lwama
Mother Joanne
Brother Marcus Iwama, Patrick Bekgran


School Mason Gross School of The Arts
College Rutgers University

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Boyfriend None

Personal Life

Francis has not yet opened up about her love life on social media. She is kinda secretive about her personal life so we can’t presume about her having a partner so she might be single at the moment.

Midori Francis Net Worth

Midori Francis is a very young and talented actress. She has a charismatic personality and has won several awards for her work in theatre. Midori has also worked in short films and TV shows. She obviously might’ve earned a lot of money but as she is still in the initial years of her career so her net worth can’t be estimated.


  • Midori has won an Outstanding Ensemble Award for three of her best stage performances in The Wolves and Usual Girls.
  • She has made her debut in the 2015 short film entitled ‘Killing Machine’.
  • Her debut performance on the stage was beside Tom Carroll in ‘The Two Gentlemen of Verona’ for which she was trained.
  • She has been nominated once for an Outstanding Actress in a play award by Drama Desk Awards in 2019 for an Outstanding Ensemble Award by New York Innovative Theatre Awards in 2016.
  • Her one and only performance for the web came in ‘The Birch’ as Lanie Bouchard which had 8 episodes aired in 2019.
  • Midori has been awarded as the Distinguished Performance by an Ensemble by the Obie Awards in 2017.

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