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Ilfenesh Hadera was born on the 1st December 1985, in New York City, USA, and is an actress, best known to the world for playing Stephanie Holden in the film “Baywatch”, and as Deb Kawi in the TV series “Billions”, among other roles she has secured so far in her career.

Have you ever wondered how rich Ilfenesh Hadera is, as of early 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Hadera’s net worth is as high as $1 million, an amount earned through her successful career, active since 2010.

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Of Ethiopian ancestry from her father’s side, Asfaha Hader was a refugee who is the founder of the African Services Committee which exists to help African immigrants, and European ancestry from through her mother, Kim Nicholas who is an acupuncturist, Ilfenesh went to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, then furthered her studies at Harlem School of Arts. Before she launched her acting career, Ilfenesh found her place with the African Services Committee, and worked as a waitress for ten years.

Finally in 2010 Ilfenesh made her acting debut; she portrayed Hazel in the comedy-drama film “1/20”, starring Pete Aka Bmske, Patrick Aleph and Humbert Altaf, then later appeared in the action drama film “Old Boy”, directed by Spike Lee, with Josh Brolin, Samuel L. Jackson and Elizabeth Olsen in the lead roles. In 2015, Ilfenesh had a role in the highly-acclaimed crime-drama film “Chi-Raq”, on which she again worked with Spike Lee, and the same year had a supporting role in the TV historical drama mini-series “Show Me a Hero”, which added a significant amount to her net worth.

The following year, she was chosen for the role of Deb Kawi in the TV drama series “Billions”, one of her most prominent roles, which certainly added a significant amount to her net worth.

Thanks to her budding popularity, new roles came her way, and in 2017 she portrayed Stephanie Holden in the action comedy film “Baywatch”, starring Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario, while she also appeared in the TV comedy series “She’s Gotta Have It” (2017), and is now working on the TV drama series “Deception”, in which she will portray one of the lead female characters, Kay Daniels. The series is scheduled for a premiere late in 2018.

When it comes to her personal life, Ilfenesh has been in a relationship with Alexander Sorokin for a while now, and since 2015 the couple have been engaged, though the two haven’t yet settled a wedding date.

Date Of Birth December 1, 1985
Place Of Birth New York City, USA
Height 1.8 m
Profession Actress
Nationality American
Movies Baywatch, Chi-Raq, Show Me a Hero
TV Shows Deception, She’s Gotta Have It
1 Graduate of Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts.


Title Year Status Character
She’s Gotta Have It 2017 TV Series post-production Opal Gilstrap
Deception 2017 TV Series post-production Kay Daniels
Seven Bucks Digital Studios 2017 TV Series short
Baywatch 2017 Stephanie Holden
Master of None 2017 TV Series Lisa
Billions 2016-2017 TV Series Deb Kawi
Conviction 2016 TV Series Naomi Golden
Difficult People 2016 TV Series Abby
Chicago Fire 2015 TV Series Serena
Chi-Raq 2015 Ms. McCloud
Show Me a Hero 2015 TV Mini-Series Carmen Febles
Old Boy 2013 Judy
The Blacklist 2013 TV Series Jennifer Palmer
Da Brick 2011 TV Movie Saalinge
1/20 2010 Hazel


Title Year Status Character
Home & Family 2017 TV Series Herself
Dish Nation 2017 TV Series Herself
The Talk 2017 TV Series Herself
Entertainment Tonight 2017 TV Series Herself
Ok! TV 2017 TV Series Herself
Today 2017 TV Series Herself
2016 MTV Movie Awards Pre-Show 2016 TV Special Herself – Baywatch

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Title Year Status Character
Access Hollywood 2017 TV Series Herself
Entertainment Tonight 2017 TV Series Herself