Quick Facts of Enuka Vanessa Okuma

  • Full NameEnuka Vanessa Okuma
  • Net Worth$3.5 Million
  • Date of Birth1976 /09 /20
  • NicknameOkuma
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • BirthplaceVancouver, British Columbia
  • EthnicityNigerian - Igbo people
  • ReligionChristian
  • ProfessionActress
  • NationalityCanadian
  • Active Year1990-present
  • Eye colourBlack
  • Hair colourBlack
  • BuildMesomorph
  • SpouseJoe Gasparik (m. 2011)
  • Body MeasurementSlim
  • EducationSimon Fraser University
  • Online PresenceTwitter (27.8k followers), Instagram (1,603 followers followers)
  • HoroscopeVirgo

Rookie Blue actress, Enuka Okuma is popular for playing the role of Sheri Davis in the Canadian teen television series, Madison.  For her role, she earned a nomination for Best Performance in a Children’s or Youth Program or Series at the 1995 Gemini awards. Similarly, in 2019, she starred in the American family drama series, A Million Little Things.

Okuma’s fans are curious to know about personal life. So, she is married or single? Who is the lucky man in her life? Find out more about Okuma in the sections below.

Who Is Enuka Vanessa Okuma? Bio & Wiki

Enuka Okuma was born as Enuka Vanessa Okuma on 20th September 1976, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Moreover, she holds Canadian nationality and her ethnic background is African-American.

Okuma is a graduate of Simon Fraser University located in Burnaby, British Columbia just east of Vancouver. Furthermore, she developed a passion for acting from a tender age performing on many theatrical plays.

Inside Of Enuka Okuma’s Career

Enuka Okuma started his career from the American action-adventure television series, MacGyver. There she played the role of a young club member, Vanessa Okuma in an episode of The Gun in 1990. Later, she appeared as Sheri Davis in the teen drama series, Madison for 5 episodes from 1993 to 1997. Her other television works are Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye, 24, and others.

Enuka Okuma arrived Hugo Boss / GQ Party at The 2011 Toronto International Film Festival
Enuka Okuma arrived at Hugo Boss / GQ Party at The 2011 Toronto International Film Festival.                                                                          Source: Zimbio

Okuma made her appearance in the American neo-noir adventure crime thriller movie, Double Jeopardy. In the movie, she played the role of Parolee alongside Woody Jeffreys. Furthermore, she starred as mystery drama thriller movie, Stolen as an officer, Angie Riddick beside Sami Gayle.

How Much Is Enuka Okuma’s Net Worth?

Enuka Okuma has an estimated net worth of $3.5 Million as of 2019. Likewise, she boasts a salary in the range of $1 to $1.5 Million yearly. Okuma’s movies have earned a lucrative amount of money in the box office. So, she also definitely receive good paychecks from the projects she worked in.

Okuma co-starred with Peter Mooney and Charlotte Sullivan in the Canadian police drama television series, Rookie Blue. Mooney and Sullivan have maintained a fruitful net worth of $2 Million and $500 Thousand respectively.

Okuma is active in the entertainment industry from a very long time and there are some interesting projects where we could see her. So, her income will definitely increase with her prolific career. Currently, she is probably living a luxurious life garnering a hefty amount from her profession.

Enuka Okuma’s Personal Life: Wedding Spouse & Children

Enuka Okuma got married to Jow Gasparik, a musician on 2nd July 2011, in Vancouver, British Columbia. On their wedding, they invited their close relatives and some of Okuma’s co-actors. Currently, they don’t have any children. However, they must have planned to have kids in the future.

The couple had their first encounter on the set of Rookie Blue where Gasparik gave music to the series. Okuma and her spouse are in a conjugal relationship for over 8 years. Still, they are maintaining a peaceful relationship.

Enuka Okuma and Joe Gasparik's wedding ceremony.
Enuka Okuma and Joe Gasparik’s wedding ceremony.                            Source: Inside Weddings

To date, Okuma isn’t involved in any extramarital affairs. Besides, she hasn’t faced any rumors and controversies regarding her personal life and career.

Enuka Okuma and Joe Gasparik are enjoying their marriage life.
Enuka Okuma and Joe Gasparik are enjoying their married life.                   Source: Flickr

Okuma loves to share beautiful pictures with her fans and spouse on her social accounts. On 2nd July 2018, she shared a picture with her husband celebrating a happy Canada day.

Interesting Facts About Enuka Okuma

  • Enuka Okuma is the voice of Lady Une in the show, Mobile Suit Gundam Wing in 2000.
  • Okuma’s birth name means “gift from heaven”.
  • She made her directorial debut in the short movie, Cookie where she also served as a writer, and executive producer.
  • She is now 42 years old.
  • Her zodiac sign is Virgo.