Who is Alisha Wainwright

Alisha Wainwright - all info about the actress

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Alisha Wainwright

Actress Alisha Wainwright has already had a few jobs on her profile, but she got really big thanks to an alleged affair with Justin Timberlake. Here you can find out what she did apart from the tabloids and what she was up to before her acting career.
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Alisha Ena Wainwright saw the light of day as the daughter of a Jamaican and a Haitian on July 14, 1989 in the US state of Florida. After her parents separated, Alisha grew up with her single mother, who was struggling to support the family. The loving mother kept her financial plight a secret from her children so as not to worry her loved ones. "I never knew what she had been through. It was only later that I realized that she had been struggling with unbelievable financial problems during my youth," said Alisha Wainwright about her childhood and her mother's impressive performance.

From botany ..


Despite the difficulties her childhood brought with it, Alisha Wainwright finally made it to college where she majored in botany. While doing research for her doctoral thesis in Panama, however, she felt that science was not the right thing after all.

... to acting


Instead, it should be a career in showbiz. Alisha Wainwright took her first steps on YouTube, where she appeared on the comedy show "Smosh". This was followed by a few small roles in short films and guest roles in series such as "Criminal Minds" and "Lethal Weapon", before the first leading role refined her profile in 2017. Alisha Wainwright played the werewolf Maia Roberts in the TV series "Shadowhunters" for two years.
After the series from "Shadowhunters", the aspiring actress secured the next big role in the Netflix science fiction series "Raising Dion". As a widowed mother of superpowered son, she was able to show off her acting talent.

Rumors about Alisha Wainwright and Justin Timberlake


And then came the role that not only brought Alisha Wainwright forward in terms of acting, but also brought her unprecedented public attention. Apart from filming the film "Palmer", she was photographed in familiar poses with her co-star Justin Timberlake. The photos show suspicious physical contact and a Justin Timberlake not wearing his wedding ring. The excitement was great, there was talk of foreign rumors. After an embarrassed silence, Timberlake finally spoke up on Instagram: "A few weeks ago I made a big mistake - but let me be clear - nothing happened between me and my co-star. I drank way too much that night and I regret my behavior. I apologize to my amazing wife and family for exposing them to such an embarrassing situation and I remain focused on being the best husband and father. "
This little scandal certainly does not harm Alisha Wainwright's career, because true to the motto "Even bad PR is good PR", the actress - whether on purpose or not - brought herself into conversation.