Lisa Bonet Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

Lisa Bonet

Biography / Wiki

An American film and television actress Lisa Bonet stepped into the world of glamour and entertainment as a child with commercials. After majoring in acting, she started working in several films and TV programs.

Her notable role as Denise Huxtable in the NBC sitcom, ‘The Cosby Show’ brought her recognition and popularity and led her to reprise the role in the series’ spinoff comedy, ‘A Different World’.

She displayed her versatility in the American neo-noir psychological horror film ‘Angel Heart’. She was born Lisa Michelle Bonet on November 16, 1967. Her other notable TV projects include ‘Life on Mars’ and ‘The Red Road’ and TV movies like ‘New Eden’ and ‘Lathe of Heaven’.

Height / Weight / Age

Lisa Bonet weighs 53 kg and 117 lbs in pounds. This talented actress is 157 cm in feet, inches and 5’2” tall. She looks beautiful with curly black color hair and wide black color eyes. She has a slim body with figure measurement’s 32 inches of breast, 25 inches of waist, and 34 inches of hips approximately. Her shoe size is 6 and her bra size is 30B. She will turn 55 years old.

Net Worth

According to the sources, Lisa Bonet’s estimated net worth is $10 million approximately.

Education / Family      

Lisa Bonet was born in San Francisco, California, the US to Allen Bonet and Arlene (née Litman). Her African-American father was an opera singer while her Ashkenazi Jew mother is a teacher by profession.

When she was a child, her parents got separated. Due to her parent’s remarriages, she has many step-siblings. Since the age of 11, she delved into acting as a child artist. In childhood, she appeared in many beauty pageants and was featured in guest spots on TV series.

She attended Birmingham High School in Van Nuys, California for her elementary education. Later, she was enrolled in Celluloid Actor’s Studio located in North Hollywood and majored in acting.


Lisa Bonet

Real Name Lisa Michelle Bonet
 Nickname Lilakoi Moon, Lisa
Birth Place San Francisco, California, USA
Date Of Birth November 16, 1967
Age 55 Years
Height In centimeters – 157 cm

In feet inches – 5’2”

Weight In kilograms – 53 kg

In pounds – 117 lbs

Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Profession Actress
Zodiac sign Scorpio
School Birmingham High School
College Celluloid Actor’s Studio in North Hollywood
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home Town San Francisco, USA
Debut Film- Angel Heart (1987)

TV show – St. Elsewhere (1983)

Fathers Name Allen Bonet
Mothers Name Arlene Bonet


Lisa Bonet with her mother
Lisa Bonet with her mother

Brothers Name not known
Sister Name not known

Career / Fashion And Style

In 1983, Lisa made her acting debut on TV in the American medical drama black comedy TV series ‘St. Elsewhere’. In 1984, she earned a breakthrough when she landed up playing the role of Denise Huxtable, in the American TV sitcom ‘The Cosby Show’ starring Bill Cosby.

For her remarkable performance in ‘The Cosby Show’, she earned the ‘Emmy Award’ and ‘Young Artist Award’ nomination. She appeared in ‘Angel Heart’ and was featured in explicit scenes with Rourke. At the 9th Youth in Film Awards, she won a ‘Young Artist Award’ for Best Young Female Superstar in Motion Pictures.

In 1992, she became the host of the elections special program ‘Why Bother Voting?’ She played the supporting role of Rachel Banks in the Will Smith and Gene Hackman starred American conspiracy-thriller film ‘Enemy of the State’. Throughout her career, she was juggling between TV and big screen. In 2008, she was starred in US adaptation of the British science fiction crime drama TV series ‘Life on Mars’.

Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More

The American singer Lenny Kravitz was Lisa’s first husband and the couple had a daughter named Zoë Isabella. In 1993, the couple got separated. In 2005, she married the actor Jason Momoa and has a daughter named Lola Iolani Momoa and a son named akoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa.

Boyfriends Damian Marley


Damian Marley
Damian Marley

Corey Parker

Lisa Bonet with her boyfriend Corey
Lisa Bonet with her boyfriend Corey

Bryan Kest

Lisa Bonet with her boyfriend Bryan
Lisa Bonet with her boyfriend Bryan

Marital Status Married
Husband Lenny Kravitz (1987-1993)


Lisa Bonet with her ex-husband Lenny
Lisa Bonet with her ex-husband Lenny

Jason Momoa (2005-present)

Lisa Bonet with her husband Jason
Lisa Bonet with her husband Jason

Children Son – Nokoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa
Lisa Bonet with her son & daughter
Lisa Bonet with her son & daughter

Daughter – Zoe Kravitz,

Lisa Bonet with her daughter Zoë
Lisa Bonet with her daughter Zoë

Lola Iolani Momoa

Lisa Bonet with her daughter Lola
Lisa Bonet with her daughter Lola

Favorite Things

Here is the list of Lisa Bonet’s favorite things.

Favorite Actors Leonardo DiCaprio
Favorite Actress Nicole Kidman
Favorite Place Hawaii, Miami
Favorite Colour Black
Favorite Food Spanish, Chinese dish

Lisa Bonet

Some Interesting Facts About Lisa Bonet

  • In1995, Lisa legally changed her name to Lilakoi Moon.
  • The song “It Ain’t Over ‘Til It’s Over” by Lenny Kravitz was written about her.
  • Her daughter Zoë Kravitz’s godmother is Marisa Tomei, who is a former A Different World co-star.
  • In 2003, ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic’ mentioned her in the song ‘Bob’ which uses palindromic lyrics to parody the 1965 song “Subterranean Homesick Blues” by Bob Dylan: “Lisa Bonet ate no basil”.
  • At the age of 21, she gave birth to her first child on December 1, 1988.
  • She does not own a television and does not even allow at home.
  • In May 1988, when she appeared semi-nude on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine, she was 2 months pregnant.
  • In 1993, she divorced Lenny Kravitz, because he started cheating on her.
  • She was also linked with Bryan Kest who is a yoga instructor.
  • Due to the creative differences, she was fired from The Cosby Show in 1991.
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