‘The Wire’ Actress Sonja Sohn Wiki-Bio | Her Age, Height, Parents, Husband, Children, Movies & Net Worth!

Sonja Sohn quickly earned the spotlight after she appeared in the HBO drama The Wire followed by ABC series Body of Proof. Starting from her appearance in an independent film, the actress has appeared in countless movies and TV series and has often played notable roles. Besides, Sonja has also bagged awards such as Gotham Awards, Sundance Film Festival Award, and Asian Excellence Awards from her roles.

Although Sonja is pretty much successful in her career, the same cannot be said for her marriage. Learn more on Sonja Sohn and get to know more on the actress, including her married life, husband, divorce, net worth, and much more.

Celeb Facts

Birth NameSonja Sohn
BirthdayMay 9, 1964
BirthplaceFort Benning, Georgia
Zodiac SignTaurus
Height5 feet 5 inches
ProfessionActress, Director
Married/ Husband Adam Plack (m. 2003–2011)
ChildrenSakira Wang, Sophia Wang
Net Worth$1.5 million

Who is Sonja Sohn Married to?

Utopia has been a popular series, and so has Sonja Sohn from her appearance on the show. Appearing in many shows and movies, the actress is often earning attention for her amazing roles. With many people interested in knowing her personal life, let’s dig in on Sonja’s married life. The actress was married to an Australian musician, Adam Plack. The duo had tied the knot in 2003.

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Sonja Sohn with her ex-husband and children. Photo Credit: gettyimages.com

However, their marriage did not last over eight years, and they divorced in 2011. The reason for their divorce was Sonja’s drug addiction problems which brought madness in the duo’s life. Likewise, Sonja shares two daughters from her former marriage; Sakira and Sophia Wang. As of 2020, Sonja remains a single mother, and the actress is not linked to anyone at the moment.

How Much is Sonja Sohn’s Net Worth?

Sonja Sohn’s career started after the actress was discovered while performing slam poetry and was invited to star in the movie “Slam” in 1998. She later appeared in movies like Bringing Out the Dead, Shaft, Perfume, and G. Her well-known role includes Sarah in the 2008 movie, Step Up 2: The Streets. Later, she appeared in movies like The Missing Girl and High Flying Bird.

Moving to the small screens, the actress immediately earned fame appearing as Detective Shakima ‘Kima’ Greggs in the series The Wire from 2002-2008. Later, she appeared in recurring roles in series like Cold Case and Brothers & Sisters. After many recurring roles in series like Body of Proof, Drop Dead Diva, Burn Notice, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, The Originals, and Luke Cage, she had a role of Gabriella in the show, Shut Eye. Likewise, she also directed the show Baltimore Rising and has since appeared in The Chi, Star Trek: Discovery, and Utopia. As of 2020, Sonja Sohn holds a net worth of $1.5 million.

Sonja Sohn Wiki-Bio

Sonja Williams was born in 1964 in Fort Benning, Georgia. She celebrates her birthday on May 9, which makes her age 56. Sonja was born to interracial parents, a Korean mother, and a Black father. She attended and graduated from Warwick High School.

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Sonja Sohn with her father. Photo Source: Sonja Sohn’s Facebook

Sonja holds an American nationality and comes from a Mixed ethnicity of Asian and African-American. The actress has a height of 5 feet and 5 inches.