Dianna Fuemana

Dianna Fuemana

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Updated On January 28, 2022
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Dianna Fuemana is a screenplay writer, playwright, director, celebrity partner, and stage actress from New Zealand. Dianna Fuemana became famous after her relationship with her boyfriend Jay Ryan. Her boyfriend Jay is a television, stage, and film actor.

Early Life

Dianna Fuemana was born in the year 1973 in New Zealand. She is currently 36 years old and has six other siblings. Her parents were originally from Canada but moved to New Zealand before Dianna’s birth. Moreover, her mother belongs to the American Samoan ethnicity and her father belongs to Niuean ethnicity.

Besides that, there is no detailed information about Dianna’s parents, exact birthdate, siblings, and early childhood. Moreover, we might assume that Dianna’s parents raised her well in her childhood looking at her success.

Dianna Fuemana completed her graduation from Henderson High school. After her graduation, she enrolled at the University of Auckland. Moreover, Dianna has earned a degree in Master of Creativity and Performing Arts in 2005.

Professional life

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Caption: Dianna Fuemana working in Sunday Fun Day short movie (Source: Coconet TV)

Dianna Fuemana first entered New Zealand theatre in 1999 with her project called ‘Mapaki’. Dianna worked as an actress and as a playwright for the project. The story is a true story about a Niuean woman who is the victim of domestic violence. She is the first playwright to merge Niue and New Zealand life in professional theatre in New Zealand.

Dianna was nominated at the Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards for Outstanding New Writer and Best Upcoming Actress of the Year for her acting and screenplay writing. The team of Mapaki held shows in Athens, Greece, and went on to tour across the United States. In 2001 Dianna published her second play called Jingle Bells.

Dianna wrote her third play called The Packer while studying at University. The play was performed in New Zealand, Australia, and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Moreover, her third play also has a number of revival productions. After that, she joined a residency at the Pangea World Theater in Minneapolis. She published the semi-autobiography play called Falemalama with Pangea World Theater in 2006.

Dianna toured North America attending several prestigious festivals during the late 2000s. She had worked on a feature film script called the Film Commission and wrote the screenplay for TV shows like Good Hands and Interrogation. Dianna won the US Screenwriting Internship Scholarship award for her internship with Killer Films NYC in 2012. Dianna’s short film ‘Sunday Fun Day’ debuted and premiered at the New Zealand International Film Festival in July 2017.

Achievements and Net Worth

During her career as an actress and screenplay writer, Dianna was nominated for Outstanding New Writer and Best Upcoming Actress of the Year at the Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards. Moreover, Dianna won the US Screenwriting Internship Scholarship award for her internship with Killer Films NYC in 2012.

Dianna Fuemana estimated net worth is around $500K US dollars. Through her plays and tour, she managed to gain a decent amount of money.

Relationship Status

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Caption: Dianna Fuemana with her boyfriend Jay Ryan and daughter Eve Bunyan (Source: BATB – Tumblr)

Dianna married and gave birth to her son Solomon after she left school at the age of 16. After 4 years, she gave birth to her daughter named Reid. She became a single mother of two at the age of 27 while being popular as a playwright for Mapaki in 1999. But Dianna is popular as a longtime partner of Joy Ryan.

She became a close friend with Jay Ryan due to their involvement with stage plays in Auckland. In 2012, he revealed to bullettmedia.com that they had been dating for several years. Ryan revealed that he and Fuemana welcomed their baby daughter Eve to TV Week Australia in June 2013.

Talking about Dianna’s rumors and controversy, she’s not involved in any of them. Besides that, Dianna focused on her personal and professional life and keeps it private. Moreover, Dianna likes to keep a distance from the rumors and the controversy.

Body Measurement and Social media

Dianna Fuemana stands at 5 feet 11 inches and weighs 70 Kg. Moreover, Dianna has black hair and brown eyes. Besides that, Dianna’s bra size is 40B and her body measurements are 44-36-42.

Dianna Fuemana is a private person and doesn’t have any social media accounts.