Dianna Fuemana establishes herself as a successful playwright and screenplay writer. Also, she introduces herself as a stage actress and director of New Zealander-Niuean origin. She started her career life with the inauguration of the show ‘ Mapaki’ in 1999, winning every heart in New Zealand theatre. She is the wife of an actor from New Zealand, Jay Ryan.
Fuemana was nominated for the ‘Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards for her critically famous play. Going on her career journey, she added successful plays such as ‘Jingle Bells,’ ‘Falemalama,’ ‘The Packer,’ ‘My Mother Dreaming,’ and’ Birds’ on her list.
5 ft 11-inch tall actress next turned to screenplay writing excellently. She appeared on some television shows and films. Jay’s girl made her debut short film, ‘Sunday Fun Day’ in the year 2017, for which she worked as the writer, composer, producer, and director. She worked in the play ‘The Packer’ and contributed to a few episodes of ‘Interrogation.’
How old is Dianna Fuemana? Age and Biography
Dianna Fuemana put her first step in this world in 1973 in New Zealand. Talking about her family, her father was of a Niuean origin, and her mother was of an American Samoan origin. There are six siblings in her family. In her early life, the stage actress grew up with her siblings; thus, she could spend her childhood happily. Dianna was also found playing in church plays in her childhood days. Currently, Fuemana is at the age of 48. Talking about her nationality, she is a citizen of New Zealand. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio. Saying about her ethnic background, she comes from multiracial ethnicity. She follows the Christianity religion.
Throwing some light on her academic life, Dianna Fuemana graduated from Henderson High School in Auckland. She also joined a short course in playing arts in her high school days as she loved the arts. Cath and Jay Laga’aia ran the course. To continue her further study, Dianna joined Auckland University. She graduated with a degree in a Master of Creativity and Performing Arts in 2005 from Auckland.
Is Dianna Fuemana married to a husband?
At the age of 16, Dianna tied the knot with an unknown guy out of attention and catch of media, and no one knows about it. Dianna is happily in a relationship with her longtime boyfriend, Jay Ryan, a New Zealand actor.
Since the couple enjoys maintaining their personal life private, it is hidden that they are married or not.
Since before the early 2000s, Ryan and Fuemana are enjoying living their time together. In 2003, the media captured the duo at the Logie Awards together. Ryan’s performance and work in the TV show Neighbours were viral, for which he was nominated for Most Popular New Male Talent. In the year 2009, the couple was seen together in a show titled The Packer. The play was penned by Fuemana, in which Jay Ryan has given his best as a single performer. When seen on the Instagram posts of April 23, 2021, the New Zealand actor posted a photo with her, and the caption was about the birthday wish for his partner Fuemana. In the caption, he also penned about the love and contribution she provided to their family.
Do Dianna Fuemana and Jay Ryan have a child together?
The stage actress has kept her personal life hidden from the media and world. It was March 2013 when the pair have their first child. They named their daughter Eve.
Eve isn’t only counted as Dianna’s child. When we go back to her early life, Dianna has two children, a son Solomon and a daughter Reid from her past connection, as per various sources. As Dianna is no longer in contact with these children, the information about children is out of the media’s attention. The screenplay writer was 16 when she tied the knot with a relatively unknown guy. Fuemana gave birth to her son Solomon just after the wedding. When the four years passed by, the duo welcomed their second child, daughter Reid.
Who is Jay Ryan?
Starting his career in 2000, Newzealand actor played in the ‘Scallywag Pirates’ under Jay Bunyan. Continuing his work, he appeared in ‘Xena: Warrior Princess for the small role. Ryan came to the limelight when he played the character of Jack Scully in ‘Neighbors’ which premiered from 2002 to 2005. From 2007 to 2009, the renowned Australian drama, ‘Sea Patrol’ was premiered, where he played the character of Seaman William “Billy” Webb.
He played the character of Kevin in ‘Go Girls’, a comedy series, from 2009 to 2012.Continuing to work, in 2011, he was seen working in the comedy series Offspring.’ He was also observed on the ‘Terra Nova,’ an American science fiction series. In 2012, he was seen working as a male lead in The CW’s Beauty & the Beast pilot. The play premiered in May 2012 in New York.
Fuemana’s partner has added numerous theatre plays like ‘To Skin an Ocelot,’ ‘Anthony and Cleopatra,’ and ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ in his career. Ryan has also added the popular show ‘The Packer’ in his career, selected for nomination for the title “Best International Contribution to Los Angeles Theater.” He grabbed the opportunity to travel globally with the popular show composed by Dianna Fuemana called The Packer. In 2019, Ryan was playing the character of Ben Hanscom in ‘It: Chapter Two,’ a horror film. He was seen working with Jeremy Ray Taylor.
Jay Ryan has accumulated a wealth of approximately $3 million to date(as of 2021).
Dianna Fuemana Career
Fuemana moved towards her career with her project called ‘Mapaki’ in 1999. Ryan’s wife contributed to the project as an actress and playwright. It became popular in New Zealand theatre. The project provided her the nomination at the Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards for two titles; one is Best Upcoming Actress of the Year and the other Outstanding New Writer.
With the famous and successful start, she added plays such as ‘The Packer,’ ‘Jingle Bells,’ ‘My Mom Dreaming,’ ‘Falemalama,’ and ‘Birds’ in her working career. Next, she came as a screenplay writer and showed her work in television shows and movies. In 2012, Dianna had worked with Killer Films NYC. For her work, she received the US Screenwriting Internship Scholarship award. New Zealand’s actress made her debut short film, ‘Sunday Fun Day’ in the year 2017, for which she worked as the writer, composer, producer, and director. In July 2017, the film was shown at the festival called New Zealand International Film Festival. The stage actress worked with her partner Ryan for ‘The Packer,’ and penned the few episodes of ‘Interrogation,’ a TV series.
Net Worth and Income Sources
As of 2021, Dianna managed to make a wealth of $2 million. She is adding her earnings day by day, working as a stage actress, writer, and director.
Height, Weight, and Measurements
Dianna’s height is 5 feet 11 inches(180 cm) with a weight of 70 Kg(154 lbs). Her hair color is black with brown eyes. Her body measurements are 44-36-42 with a bra size of 40B and shoe size of 6(UK).