Love they say never dies, it transcends cultural barriers and age cannot dare to become a limiting factor when two people are in love. Imagine a woman who is a mixture of Afro and Jewish heritage getting married to a Hawaiian. The subject of this article is Lola Iolani Momoa, the love child of her beloved parents – Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet – and everything you need to know about her will be laid bare so just enjoy your reading.
Who is Lola Iolani Momoa?
Lola Iolani Momoa is the sweet little girl of actor Jason Momoa and actress Lisa Bonet. She was born in 2007. Lolani is a Hawaiian name which is pronounced LOWLAANiy which means “Royal Hawk”.
Who Is Iolani’s Father?
Lola Iolani Momoa’s father is Joseph Jason Momoa. He is a Hawaiian-born model, actor and director. He was born August 1, 1979, to his Hawaiian parents – Coni and Joseph Momoa. His father is a painter while his mother is a photographer. Jason attended and graduated from Colorado State University where he graduated with a degree in Wildlife Biology. As an actor, he is mostly known for Game of Thrones, Stargate Atlantis, and Military Science. He began modelling in 1998 after he was discovered by Takeo Kabayashi, a popular fashion designer. In 1999, Jason competed and won the Hawaiian Model of the Year. He began his acting career in 1999 in Baywatch.
Lola Iolani Momoa’s Mother – Lisa Bonet
Lisa Bonet was born on November 16, 1967, in San Francisco, California to her parents, Allen and Arlene Bonet. Her father is an African American Opera singer while her mother is a music teacher. Lisa attended Birmingham High School, California and graduated from the Celluloid Actor’s Studio in North Hollywood. Her popularity began as a child when she modelled and competed in beauty pageants. The popularity she had gained earned her a role as Denise Huxtable on the Cosby Show. Movies and TV shows in which Lisa has made appearances include Why Bother Voting (1992), High Fidelity (2003), Biker Boyz (2003), A Different World (2006), Life in Mars (2008) etc. Lisa Bonet was married to singer Lenny Kravitz and had a daughter. The relationship ended in 1993. Lisa Bonet is currently worth $10 million.
Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet met in 2005 and began dating. They immediately took their relationship to the next level by moving in together and in 2007, they had their first child; Lola Iolani Momoa. In 2008, they had their second child; Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa. The couple has done their best to keep their relationship away from the media by walking separately during red carpet shows but that in itself has not been enough. Their admiration for each other cannot be hidden by just escaping Paparazzi because their regular posts on Instagram reveals how much love they have for each other. The duo was secretly married on November 15, 2007, but it was never confirmed. In October 2017, Lisa and Jason were officially married in front of friends, family and wellwishers. Lisa and her husband have been together for twelve years.
Other Facts – Everything You Need To Know About Lola Iolani Momoa
Lola Iolani has an older half-sister – Zoe Kravitz – from her mother. She was born in Venice, Los Angeles, California. She is of Black American and Jewish heritage. Zoe is an American actress and singer. According to her, she sings mostly for fun. As an actress, she is known for Big Little Lies, The Brave One, X- Men: First Class, Divergent, Insurgent and Allegiant. Her parents – Lenny Kravitz and Lisa Bonet – were divorced when she was only five years old, so she spent some years with her mother and when she turned 11, she decided to live with her father, Lenny. Zoe attended Miami Country Day School and Rudolf Steiner School Manhattan, New York and graduated in 2007. She began acting in 2007 and played numerous characters in films and TV series.
Lola Iolani has a younger brother, Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa. Breaking down the meaning of his long name; ‘Nakoa’ means ‘warrior’ and ‘Mana’ means strength and ‘spirit’ while Kaua (rain) and Po (dark). Dark was added because he was born in a dark and unfavourable weather.
Iolani’s father, Jason Momoa is a man who spends most of his time with kids, painting and dancing. As a younger man, he toured the world and became a devoted Buddhist.
He had dreadlocks for 8 years before cutting it off because it was very heavy and the weight caused his neck to hurt and gave him constant headaches.
Iolani’s mother, Lisa changed her name to “Lilakoi Moon” but is still professionally known as “Lisa Bonet”.