Who is Nakyung Park? Know about her early life, married life with Wesley Snipes, children, net worth, biography
Nakyung Park who is known as Nikki Park is a painter. She is mostly known for being the wife of actor Wesley Snipes.
The early life of Nakyung Park
Nakyung Park was born in Seoul, Korea. She moved to Vancouver, Canada with her family when she was a teenager. It was difficult for her to get used to the lifestyle of Vancouver but due to the beautiful nature around the city, she had quite fun.
As per her detail on artsillustrated.com,
“As I grew up, I learned to appreciate gentleness and the beauty of nature in Vancouver. I would love to go back to Korea to hold exhibitions and to hang out with my friends sometime soon, but I don’t really see myself moving back to live in Seoul because my heart is in Vancouver.”
At a young age, her mother forced her into piano even though she was interested in violin. Likewise, she has four elder sisters and one younger brother.
When she was five, she took an art class which was the only class her mother paid her to. She studied Graphic Design and Makeup Artistry along with Fashion Merchandising.
Married life of Nakyung and Wesley
Nakyung Park and Wesley Snipes got married on 17th March 2003. Their ceremony was held at a County Courthouse in Hackensack, New Jersey. They welcomed their first child son Akhenaten Kihwa-T Snipes in 2000.
They welcomed daughter Iset Jua-T Snipes on 31st July 2001. Their third child Alaafia Jehu-T Snipes was born on 26th May 2004.
Again Nakyung and Wesley welcomed a son Alimayu Moa-T Snipes on 26th March 2007. The couple has been living happily together for more than two decades.
How much is the net worth of Nakyung Park?
Nakyung Park has an estimated net worth of $500 thousand. Her husband Wesley Snipes has a net worth of $10 million. He has worked in films like Coming 2 America, Cut Throat City, Dolemite Is My Name, Armed Response, The Recall, Chi-Raq, The Expendables 3, Gallowwalkers, Game of Death, The Contractor, Hard Luck, The Detonator, and many more.
Talking about TV work, Wesley has appeared in What We Do in the Shadows, The Player, The Bernie Mac Show, Disappearing Acts, American Dream, H.E.L.P., and others.
When Snipes was arrested for tax fraud he was required to pay $17 million in back taxes, interest, and penalties to the IRS. Previously, he owned a house in Alpine, New Jersey which he sold in the year 2014 for $4.125 million.
Short bio on Wesley Snipes
Wesley Snipes is an actor, film producer, martial artist as well as and author. His real name is Wesley Trent Snipes and belongs to American society.
He has played in numerous movies like Mo’ Better Blues in 1990, New Jack City in 1991, White Men Can’t Jump in 1992, Demolition Man in 1993, and the Marvel Comics character Blade in the Blade film trilogy from 1998-2004.
Furthermore, he had been training in martial arts since the age of 12 and has earned a 5th dan black belt in Shotokan Karate as well as 2nd dan black belt in Hapkido. Read more bio…