Midori Francis (Actress) Height, Weight, Date of Birth, Age, Wiki, Biography, Boyfriend and More
Midori Francis (aka Midori Iwama) is an American actress. She is known for portraying lead role of Lily in romantic comedy television series Dash & Lily created by Joe Tracz. She has also featured in The Sex Lives of College Girls and Grey’s Anatomy and The Birch. Besides television, Midori was also seen in several films including Ocean’s 8, Good Boys and South Mountain.
Birth & Early Life
Midori Francis was born on April 16, 1994 in Lakewood, New Jersey to Japanese- Irish family. She is of Japanese descent on her father’s side and Irish and Italian on her mother’s. She is the daughter of Joanne and Ken Iwama. Her father is chancellor of Indiana University Northwest.
Midori did her high schooling from Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School and later got Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University in 2014.
|Real Name||Midori Francis|
|Date of Birth||April 16, 1994|
|Age (as in 2023)||29 Years|
|Birth Place||Lakewood, New Jersey|
|Home Town||Lakewood, New Jersey|
|Family||Mother : Joanne Iwama|
Father : Ken Iwama
Sister : Not Available
Brother : Not Available
Husband : Not Available
|Address||Los Angeles, California|
Midori began her career as a theatre artist and performed in few regional plays named Peter and the Starcatcher and Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. She also won Best Actress at the 2016 New York Innovative Theatre Awards in the Off-Broadway play Connected at 59E59 Theaters. Later, she also made television debut with series Younger in 2016.
Midori was seen in TV series Gotham and Divorce as Emma Hsueh and Katie respectively. In 2018, she signed first feature film Ocean’s 8 as April, followed by South Mountain as Emme and Good Boys as Lily. Midori rose to prominence through Dash & Lily of Netflix. The series is based on the young adult novel series Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan.
In 2021, she casted in HBO Max series The Sex Lives of College Girls as Alicia starring alongside Pauline Chalamet, Amrit Kaur, Reneé Rapp and Alyah Chanelle Scott.
Education Details and More
|School||Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School|
|College||Mason Gross School of the Arts|
|Educational Qualification||Bachelor of Fine Arts (Theatre)|
|Debut||Television : Younger (2016)|
Film : Ocean’s 8 (2018)
|Awards||New York Innovative Theatre Awards 2016|
Obie Awards 2017
Drama Desk Awards 2019
and many more
Physical Stats and More
|Height||In Feet : 5′ 6″ ft|
In Meter : 1.65 m
|Weight||In Pound : 115 lbs|
In Kilogram : 52 Kg
|Hobbies||Travel, Writing and Sketching|
Social Media Presence
Some Facts About Midori Francis
- Midori Francis was born and brought up in Lakewood, New Jersey.
- She is named after her paternal grandmother Midori Iwana.
- She has also featured in television commercial of Brad Car.
- Midori got acting training from London under Tim Carroll.
- She nominated in Outstanding Lead Actress in a Daytime Fiction Program at Daytime Emmy Awards 2021 for Dash & Lily.
- She also got opportunity to perform The Two Gentlemen of Verona at Shakespeare’s Globe.
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