Lisa Bonet Biography

Updated On Mar 22, 2019 Published On Jul 25, 2016
Facts of Lisa Bonet
Date of Birth: 1967 , November-16
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 2 Inch
Name Lisa Bonet
Birth Name Lisa Michelle Bonet
Nick Name Lilakoi Moon
Father Allen Bonet
Mother Arlene Bonet
Nationality American
Birth Place/City San Francisco, California, USA
Ethnicity African-American
Profession Acting, Modeling
Net Worth $16 Million USD
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Face Color Black
Body Measurements 34-26-32 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Breast Size 34 A
Waist size 26 in
Hip Size 32 in
Neck Size 9.4
Shoe Size 8
Weight in KG 56 kg
Famous for acting in The Cosby Show
Married Married in 1987 and again in 2007
Married to Lenny Kravitz(1987);Jason Momao(2007)
Children Zoe Isabella(From Lenny);Lola Lolani Momao(2007);Namakekha Momao(2008)
Divorce Divorced in 1993 with Lenny Kravitz
Education Major in Acting at Celluloid ACtor's Studio
Movies Around 8 movies including Angel Heart and Road to Paloma
TV Show Around 9 TV Shows including The Cosby Show
Siblings Several-Young- Half Siblings
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Winner of Young Artist Awards for Best Young Female Superstar in Motion Pictures, Lisa Bonet is an actress from the United States. She is renowned for starring the role of Denise Huxtable–Kendall on the NBC sitcom, The Cosby Show. Lisa is also best known for being the ex-wife of singer Lenny Kravitz and currently the spouse of actor Jason Momoa.

Lisa Bonet's early life

Sweet and lovely lady, Lisa Bonet was born as Lisa Michelle Boney on 16th November 1967 in San Francisco, California, the United States of America to Arlene Litman and Allen Bonet. She is of Polish, Russian and African American descent.

During her childhood days, Lisa Bonet got enrolled at Birmingham High School.

After completing her high school graduation, she joined Celluloid Actor's Studio with a major in acting.

Lisa Bonet's career

Lisa Bonet started her professional career as a model. After winning a beauty pageant, she guest appeared in several TV series and shows.

She made her acting debut in 1983 by starring the role of Carla in an American medical drama television series St. Elsewhere, starring Howie Mandel.

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Next year she was found portraying the role of Denise Huxtable in an American television sitcom The Cosby Show, where she acted alongside Bill Cosby.

In the mid-1980s, she appeared in the TV series like Tales from the Darkside, ABC Afterschool Special, and A Different World.

Lisa Bonet made her feature film debut in 1987 by playing the role of Epiphany Proudfoot in an American neo-noir psychological horror film Angel Heart, featuring Mickey Rourke.

Later on, she appeared in the movies like Final Combination, Bank Robber and many more. Lisa Bonet is also critically acclaimed for playing the role of Denise Huxtable in an American television sitcom A Different World.

Lisa Bonet's personal life

On the 16th of November 1987, Lisa Bonet eloped with Lenny Kravitz. Lenny Kravitz is a talented guy; he is a singer, songwriter, actor and record producer.

As a loving husband and wife, they welcomed a daughter named Zoë Kravitz at the end of 1988. They announced their separation in 1993 and they finally got divorced on the 12th of April 1993.

In 2005, Lisa was spotted with Jason Momoa. Jason Momoa is an actor and he is famous for starring the role of Khal Drogo in the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones.

They got married on the 15th of November 2007. As a loving spouse, they have already welcomed two children together. Her nationality is American. 

Lisa Bonet's net worth

Since the start of her career in 1982, Lisa Bonet has appeared in numerous TV shows and movies which has helped the actress earn a sizeable net worth for herself.

Lisa Bonet's net worth is $16 Million. She has however not mentioned the sum she received from her acting ventures.

Her husband Jason Momoa has a net worth of $4 million.

Lisa Bonet's body measurements

She is five feet and two inches (157 cms) in her height and her weight is 53 kgs. Lisa Bonet's body measurements are 32-23-31 in (81-58.5-79 cm).

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Born in San Francisco, California, United States

November 16 , 1967

Sweet and lovely lady, Lisa Bonet was born as Lisa Michelle Boney at the end of 1967 in San Francisco, California, United States of America to Arlene Litman and Allen Bonet. She is of Polish, Russian and African American descent.

Began her acting career

1983

After winning a beauty pageant, she guest appeared in several TV series and shows. Lisa Bonet made her acting debut in 1983 by starring the role of Carla in an American medical drama television series St. Elsewhere. She appeared in only one episode. 

Appeared in the television series, The Cosby Show

1984

Lisa Bonet was found portraying the role of Denise Huxtable in an American television sitcom The Cosby Show. She is famous for starring her role in this TV series. She appeared in this TV series till the early 1990s. 

First feature film, Angel Heart

1987

Lisa Bonet made her feature film debut in 1987 by playing the role of Epiphany Proudfoot in an American neo-noir psychological horror film Angel Heart. Later on he appeared in the movies like Final Combination, Bank Robber and many more.

Eloped with Lenny Kravitz

November 16 , 1997

Lisa Bonet eloped with Lenny Kravitz. Lenny Kravitz is a talented guy; he is a singer, songwriter, actor and record producer. They announced their separation in 1993 and they finally got divorced on 12th of April 1993.

First child, Zoë Kravitz

December 1 , 1988

Lisa Bonet became mother for the first time in her life at the end of 1988. She and her ex husband Lenny Kravitz welcomed their first child together on 1st of December and that time it was a daughter and they named her Zoë Kravitz. 

Began dating Jason Momoa

2005

Lisa Bonet was spotted with Jason Momoa. Jason Momoa is an actor and he is famous for starring the role of Khal Drogo in the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones. He is also famous for being a model, director, writer, and producer.

Married to Jason Momoa

November 15 , 2007

After years of romantic love life with Jason Momoa, Lisa Bonet finally gave birth to her second child in the mid 2007. Few months later, they decided to get married and they finally got married on 15th of November 2007. 

Second child, Lola Iolani Momoa

July 23 , 2007

Lisa Bonet became mother for the second time in her life in 2007. She and her loving husband Jason Momoa welcomed their first child together on 23rd of July and that time it was a daughter and they named her Lola Iolani Momoa.

Third child, Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa

December 15 , 2008

Lisa Bonet became mother for the third time in her life at the end of 2008. She and her loving husband Jason Momoa welcomed their second child together on 15th of December and that time it was a son and they named him Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa. 

Won Young Artist Awards

1988

Lisa Bonet got nominated in Young Artist Awards for Best Young Actress Starring in a New Television Comedy Series and Best Young Female Superstar in Motion Pictures. She won this award from her later nomination. 

Nominated in Primetime Emmy Awards

1986

Lisa Bonet is renowned for starring the role of Denise Huxtable–Kendall on the NBC sitcom, The Cosby Show. For this role, she got her first nomination in Primetime Emmy Awards in 1986 for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.