American actress, Lyrica Okano is well-known for playing the role of Nico Minoru in the Hulu original series Runaways.

American actress, Lyrica Okano
Caption: American actress, Lyrica Okano (Photo: Instagram)

Lyrica Okano Parents

On 9 November 1994, Lyrica Okano was born to Japanese parents in the United States of America. However, her parents' name was buried. In the early 1990s, her family emigrated from Tokyo, Japan.  Lyrica’s father is a teacher who teaches the Japanese language and her mother ended up becoming an IT tech. 

Having American nationality, Lyrica is of Japanese ethnicity. She grew up with her sister Yuka Okano. She started taking Olympic gymnastics at the age of 4 and nearly competed professionally. Lyrica stopped taking gymnastics at the age of 14. 

In school, she was bullied for being the only Asian girl then briefly transferred to Kyoto. Again she was bullied in Kyoto too for her American mannerisms. Also, she has a close-knit bond with her family. 

Does Lyrica Okano Have a Boyfriend?

Yes, Lyrica Okano has a boyfriend whose name is Ed Word. As per reports, the couple has been in a romantic relationship since September 2018. They often spotted together on several events with a budding relationship. 

Lyrica Okano with her boyfriend Ed Word
Caption:  Lyrica Okano with her boyfriend Ed Word (Photo: Instagram)

Also, they appeared during the premiership of Universal Movies, where Okano and Word walked on the red carpet. The duo attended the marriage ceremony of Ryan Hoover and Christina Gallagher. The couple's relationship with splashes of joyfulness and mutual understanding. However, her past life was not easy. Hope they go like and ended up having the family together.

What's Lyrica Okano Net Worth? 

Okano's prime source of earnings is only her professional career in acting. As per reports, Lyrica Okano has earned an estimated net worth of $1 Million

Her success, reputation, and demand in the Hollywood market will surely increase her wealth. The average salary of an American actress is around $91,401 per year. Also, she earned money from endorsement for top brands such as Kyoto, Cheddar, Allsaints, Blanc & Eclare, Tarik Ediz, Recess, and many others.

What is the Height of Lyrica Okano?

Lyrica Okano has a height of 1.57m or 5 feet 2 inches tall. While her body weighs around 110 pounds or 50kg. Lyrica has black colored hair with dark brown eyes color. 


Lyrica Okano made her acting debut by being featured in the short movie, Moca. Her career had a breakthrough when she played the role of Didi in the film, Unforgettable. Then Okano has been contributing her great works in the industry for more than one decade. 

Also, she has featured in movies including names such as Ikenhisu: To Kill with One Blow, Once a Cheerleader, Pimp, and many more. Then she has appeared in tv series including titles such as The Michael J. Fox Show, The Affair, Magnum PI, and many others. Okano has played in several short movies like The Art of Suicide, Secret Lives of Asians at Night, Remembering Virginia, and many more. 

However, she rose to popularity for being featured in the Hulu series Marvel’s Runaways with Kip Pardue, Allegra Acosta, Annie Wersching, Angel Parker, Brittany Ishibashi, and many others. Lyrica has featured in well-known magazines such as Woman Mag, Ouch, Starry, Pome, Jet-Mag, and others.