Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha is the daughter of Kerry Washington who was born on April 21, 2014 in Los Angeles. Her name was inspired by Washington’s great-grandmother. After her birth, her mother Kerry said,
“Kerry is at home busy with the baby. I have the best date of the night — my little accessory. I don’t have anything to hide anymore. I feel really, really blessed. It just feels like a really good time.”
Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha Wiki
Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha was born to Nnamdi Asomugha who was a talented NFL cornerback for 11 years before transitioning to acting and film production and her mother, Kerry Washington an American actress. She gained wide public recognition for starring as crisis management expert Olivia Pope in the ABC drama series Scandal (2012–2018).
She is the first child for Washington and her husband who tied the knot in a secret wedding, in July 2019. At the mid time of Washington’s pregnancy, she admitted that she was excited about the coming months.
She has two siblings named, Caleb Kelechi Asomugha, 7 and a Kerry Washington’s teenage stepdaughter. Washington has revealed how she addresses racism and Black history with her children, despite keeping details about her children’s lives private.
How old is Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha?
As of now, Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha’s age is 9 years old. Her zodiac sign is Taurus. In 2014, Time magazine included Washington in its Time 100 list of most influential people. Forbes named her the eighth highest-paid television actress, in 2018.
Her mother, Washington revealed that she had an abortion when she was in her late 20s, in 2023. Washington endorsed Democratic candidate Stacey Abrams, for the 2022 Georgia gubernatorial election.
Who are her grandparents?
Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha’s grandparents are Valerie, a professor and educational consultant, and Earl Washington, a real estate broker. Her great grandfather’s family is of African American origin, having moved from South Carolina to Brooklyn.
Her great grandmother’s family is from Manhattan, and Isabelle’s mother, Washington has said that her mother is from a “mixed-race background and from Jamaica, so she is partly English and Scottish and Native American, but also descended from enslaved Africans in the Caribbean.”
Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha’s parents tied the knot in June 2013 in a private wedding ceremony in Hailey, Idaho. In 2010, they met during Kerry Washington’s Broadway performance but kept their relationship private. The couple rarely shares personal details about their marriage.