Enuka Okuma Biography

(Actress, Voice artist, Director)

Enuka Okuma is a well-known Canadian actress. Enuka Okuma is married.

More about the relationship

Enuka Okuma is married to the musician Joe Gasparik. They had their marriage in Toronto where they first met while working on a television show together, on the day of July 2, 2011.

Gasparik got on his one knee on a beach in Vancouver after three years of relationship. However, they don’t have any children as of now.


Relationship Facts of Enuka Okuma

  • Enuka Okuma is married to Joe Gasparik.
  • Enuka Okuma married on July 02, 2011.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 34 days 💑
  • She does not have any kids as of now.
  • Enuka Okuma is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Enuka Okuma?

Enuka Okuma is a well-known Canadian actress.

She is famous for playing the role of Traci Nash, the detective, in the drama series Rookie Blue (2010-2015) and for the role of Deputy Anne Hulce in the TV series Impulse (2018).

Enuka Okuma: Age, Childhood, Education, Family

Enuka Okuma, actual name Enuka Vanessa Okuma, was born on September 20, 1976. She was born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada so, she holds Canadian nationality. As of 2021, she will be 45 years old and she falls under the horoscope of Virgo. Further, she belongs to Nigerian ethnicity from the Igbo people.

As for her parents, the information and names of her parents are not given at the moment. However, she shares pictures with her parents on social media, so they have a good relationship. It is also known that she has a younger sister who is a graphic designer, however, the name is unknown. Other details on her cousins, relatives, etc are still unknown.

Regarding her educational background, she has graduated from Simon Fraser University and studied the course of Bachelors in Fine Arts (BFA).

Enuka Okuma: Professional life/ Career

Acting career

Enuka began her acting career in 1990, after appearing as a regular cast in the first season of the teen soap opera, Hillside. All through 1990, she played many roles in different TV series and films like Madison. Eventually, she made a feature film debut as a supporting role in Double Jeopardy (1999).

Enuka co-led in the American crime drama series Sue Thomas: F.B. Eye (2002-2005). She also made guest appearances on different series, including Dark Angel, Odyssey 5, Cold Case, Grey’s Anatomy, and NCIS: Los Angeles. She had a repeating character as Marika Donoso on the 7th season of Fox series 24.

In 2010, she scored the leading role as detective Traci Nash in the Global/ABC police drama series, Rookie Blue. In 2015, she was appointed as one of the major roles in the ABC pilot, The Adversaries. The same year, she was also featured as Nia Lahey on the popular series ‘How to Get Away with Murder’.


Year TitleMovie/ Series
1998Da Vinci’s Inquest
Shadow Raiders
1999The City
Double JeopardyMovies
Day drift
Mobile Suit Gundam WingSeries/ Anime
Dragon Ball Z
These Arms of Mine
2001Josie and the PussycatsMovies
Suddenly Naked
Gundam Wing: Endless WaltzSeries
2002Da Vinci’s Inquest
2002–2005Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye
2003House of the DeadMovie
2006Cold CaseSeries
2007Grey’s Anatomy
What Colour Is Love?Movies
2010–2015Rookie BlueSeries
2015How to Get Away with Murder
Masters of Sex
2017Battle of the SexesMovie
2017–presentSteven UniverseSeries
2019A Million Little Things
2020The SleepoverMovie
Eat Wheaties!
2021Frankie Drake MysteriesTV Series

Voice Acting/ Director

Enuka has also voice acted as Lady Une on Mobile Suit Gundam Wing, Android 18 on Dragon Ball Z (Canadian version), Jade on the animated series Shadow Raiders, and the gem fusion Rhodonite in Steven Universe. She also made her directional debut with a short movie, Cookie. She was the writer, actor, and executive producer. In addition, Okuma also co-wrote the episode “Best Man” on Rookie Blue.

Awards and Nominations

Enuka Okuma is a wonderful actress and has achieved many awards and nominations throughout her career. She is a four-time Gemini Award nominee.

Award CeremonyYearTypeCategory and Name
Gemini Awards2011Nominee
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series

Rookie Blue (2010)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Guest Role in a Dramatic Series

Traders (1996)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role

Madison (1993)

Best Performance in a Children’s or Youth Program or Series

Madison (1993)

Vancouver International Film Festival1999Winner
Women in Film Award
Daydrift (1999)
Canadian Screen Awards, CA2013Nominee
Canadian Screen Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Series

Rookie Blue (2010)

For the episodes “Out of Time/Cold Comforts”.

Leo Awards2015Nominee
Best Guest Performance by a Female in a Dramatic Series

Motive (2013)

episode: Kiss of Death (#2.12)

Behind the Voice Actors Awards2018Winner
BTVA People’s Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role

Steven Universe (2013)

As the voice of “Rhodonite”.

BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role

Steven Universe (2013)

As the voice of “Rhodonite”.

Enuka Okuma: Net worth/ Salary

Okuma has a net worth estimation of approximately $1 million as of 2022. Her main source of income is her acting career, voice acting, and director. As of now her salary and assets are not given.

Enuka Okuma: Rumors, Controversies

Even though Enuka Okuma is famous, she is not involved in any unnecessary false rumors and controversies. It seems she is very careful of her life choices and tries her best to keep her private business away from media.

Height, Weight, Body Sizes

Okuma stands tall at the height of 67 inches (5 feet 7 inches, 1.7m) and weighs 60 kg (132 lbs). As for her body size, her chest-waist-hips are 34-27-34 inches respectively and her dress size is 6 US. She has a slim build and she has long curly black hair. Also, she possesses a pair of marble black eyes.

Social Media: Instagram, Tiktok,Twitter

She is active on Instagram under the username ‘@enukaokumaofficial‘ with more than 3.5k followers. Also, on Twitter, she goes by the name ‘@enukaokuma‘ and has earned over 25.6k followers. Further, she is also available on Facebook ‘Enuka Okuma‘.


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