Who is Luna Blaise?
Luna Blaise was born in Los Angeles, California USA, on 1 October 2001 – her zodiac sign is Libra and she holds American nationality. She’s an actress, singer and a model, who’s probably known best for her portrayal of Olive Stone in the science fiction mystery series “Manifest”, created by Jeff Rake, and which stars Melissa Roxburgh, Josh Dallas and Athena Karkanis. It has been airing since 2018, and follows the passengers of Flight 828 who were believed to be dead but who have now returned home five years after their plane mysteriously disappeared. The series has been nominated for four awards.
Early life, family and education
Luna was raised in Los Angeles an only child, by her Scottish father who’s originally from Glasgow, and her mother who was born in San Antonio, Texas.
She spent a lot of her spare time during her early years watching TV series and movies with her parents, and thus fell in love with acting. Her parents eventually decided to take her to an audition, and Luna got to appear in her first movie aged six, when she portrayed Victoria Santos in the short drama “Konflooent”, written by Kenneth Colom, directed by Raj Pathak, and which starred Kenneth Colom, Kelsey Wedeen an Ellie Gerber. It follows a Los Angeles Police Department homicide detective who’s trying to cope with his wife and their four years old daughter leaving him, and who thus turns to drinking.
In the following year, Luna played Chloe in the drama movie “Vicious Circle” which failed to attract a lot of attention, but still received mostly positive reviews.
She got to launch her modelling career in the early 2010s, and appeared in various commercials for brands and companies such as McDonalds, Target and Duncan Hines.
Upon matriculating from a local high school in 2019, Luna chose not to attend college but to focus on her acting career.
Roles in movies
In 2013 aged 12, Luna was cast to play Loonz in the comedy “The Breakdown”, and in 2015 she played Nina Aged 13 in the biographical drama “Memoria”, written and directed by Vladimir de Fontenay and Nina Ljeti, and which starred Thomas Mann, James Franco and Sam Dillon.
It follows a boy living in Palo Alto, California, who’s dissatisfied with his friends, family and his love life. In 2016, she starred in the music video “Jacob Sartorius: Sweatshirt”, portraying the singer’s love interest, and in 2017 starred in her own music video “Luna Blaise: Over You”. The year 2018 saw her play Eileen in the short drama “Surviving Theater 9”, written and directed by Tim McGrath, and in which she starred alongside Corbin Bernsen and Autumn Browne.
Luna’s most recent movie role has been her portrayal of one of the lead characters in the 2018 family sports adventure “Concrete Kids”, written and directed by Lije Sarki, and which starred Christopher Romero, Myles Strampello and Jacob Messex. It follows two boys aged nine, who have embarked on a night journey trying to reach Los Angeles from Venice on their skateboards.
Luna has just recently finished shooting for the upcoming short thriller “Detach”. while she’s currently shooting for the upcoming drama “We Are Gathered Here Today”. set to be released by the end of 2021.
Roles in TV series
Luna has only appeared in two TV series including “Manifest”. Between 2015 and 2018, she played Nicole in 23 episodes of the critically acclaimed comedy “Fresh Off the Boat”, created by Nahnatchka Khan and which starred Randall Park, Hudson Yang and Constance Wu. The series aired from 2015 to 2020, and follows the life of a Taiwanese family in the US in the ‘90s; it won six of the 33 awards for which it was nominated.
In 2012, Luna made a guest appearance in the talk-show “E. W. C. – Express Written Consent”, and in 2015 she was invited to appear in the talk-show “Q N’ A with Mikki and Shay”. The following year saw her featured in the TV special “37th Annual Young Artist Awards”, as well as in the talk-show “TinaQ’s Celebrity Interviews”.
In 2017, she made a guest appearance in an episode of the talk-show “Noches con Platanito”, while her most recent appearance has been in a 2019 episode of the talk-show “Today”.
Career as a singer
Luna has released two singles so far: “Over You” in early 2017, and “Secrets” in late 2018; the former has been viewed close to 500,000 times on YouTube, and the latter over 200,000 times.
Awards and nominations
In 2016, Luna won a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series – Recurring Young Actress (14 – 21) while she was also nominated for a Young Entertainer Award for Best Recurring Young Actress 13-15 – Television Series, both for her performance in the series “Fresh Off the Boat”.
Love life and boyfriend
Luna prefers to keep the details of her love life to herself, but there are various rumors circulating the internet concerning her relationship status and her sexual orientation.
Many of her fans believe her to be in a relationship with Jacob Sartorius, a famous American singer with over 9.3 million followers on his Instagram account. He’s a year younger than Luna, but the two have apparently been seen spending time together on various occasions, however, neither has confirmed the rumors of them dating.
There are also those who believe Luna to be a lesbian, because she’s a big supporter of the LGBTQ+ community, while a fan has even claimed to have seen her kissing her female friend, however, no evidence has been provided to support these claims, nor has Luna commented on them.
As of April 2021, she seems to be single, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Luna’s taking good care of her Instagram account, as she likes the attention she’s receiving from her one million fans. Most of the pictures she uploads feature her fit body, mostly taken during her everyday life.
She’s supporting various charity organizations and movements while Luna’s today active with the movement Black Lives Matter, and has walked several peaceful protests.
Summer’s her favorite season ,as she enjoys sun tanning at the beach showing off her body, and playing beach volleyball.
She’s passionate about travelling, and has already been to several US states including Nevada and Arizona.
In her spare time, Luna likes to watch movies starring her favorite actors and actresses Robert De Niro, Matt Damon and Julia Roberts, such as “The Sleepers”, “Good Will Hunting” and “Pretty Woman”.
Age, height and net worth
Luna’s age is 19. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) and she weighs around 120lbs (55kgs).
As of April 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $500,000.