The Untold Truth About Wayne Brady’s Ex-Wife

Who is Diana Lasso?

Diana Lasso was born in Colombia on March 4, 1975 – her zodiac sign is Pisces and she holds both American and Colombian nationality. She is a singerbut who is perhaps best known as the ex-wife of Wayne Brady, a famous American actor and comedian.

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Youth and education

Diana is very secretive when it comes to her private affairs and has not shared any details about siblings and her parents – her parents are known to be Colombian too, but their profession has been kept a secret.

Diana became interested in singing at a very young age and her parents paid a private tutor when she was eight.

She attended a local elementary school before attending a local high school, where she practiced both her singing and acting skills, while also playing various sports, including soccer and tennis. Diana graduated in 1993and it is widely believed that she did not have a college degree but chose to focus on her career as a singer.

Diana’s career

Diana launched her singing career after her matriculation and was somewhat popular in Columbia but then moved to the US where she continued to sing but attracted little attention. After she and Wayne divorcedshe moved back to Columbia, but found it difficult to rebuild a fan base.

Although not much is known about Diana’s career these days (she has a Linkedin account with no details), she still sings – one of her most popular songs is “Esta Noche No”.

Love life and marriage with Wayne Brady

Diana and Wayne haven’t talked about when or where they met, but they got married after dating for over a year on December 31, 1993 – Diana was 18 while Wayne was 21. The marriage didn’t last long, like they divorced on September 21, 1995 without starting a family together.

Diana has since kept a low profile and hasn’t been seen with anyone, while Wayne is known to have dated the dancer Mandie Taketa whom he married on April 3, 1999 and who gave birth to their daughter Maile Masako Brady on February 3, 2003 – Mandie and Wayne split on April 5, 2006, while she filed for divorce on July 2, 2007.

As of November 2020, Diana appears to be single, once married, but has no children.

Hobbies and other interests

Judging by her Instagram account “Diana Lasso Music”, Diana loves attending parties and concerts, and has attended and helped out a number of them.

She is a lover of animals with horses as her favorites as she also rides them. Diana also likes cats and has two.

She loves to travel and has been all over Columbia performing, and during her time in the US Diana has visited states including California, New York and Texas.

In her spare time, which is usually late at night, Diana likes to watch movies starring her favorite actor and actress – John Leguizamo and Sofia Vergara – such as “Hot Pursuit”, “Chef” and “Soul Plane”.

Age, height and power

Diana’s age is 45. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, is 1.6 m tall and weighs about 50 kg. As of November 2020, her net worth was estimated at over $200,000, while Wayne’s net worth is reportedly over $10 million.

Who is Wayne Brady?

Wayne Alphonso Brady was born in Columbus, Georgia, USA, on June 2, 1972 – his zodiac sign is Gemini and he is of American nationality.

Wayne Brady

He is an actor, singer and comedian, perhaps best known for his role on the comedy game show “Whose Line Is It Anyway?”, created by Mark Leveson and Dan Patterson, and starring Drew Carey, Colin Mochrie and The show’s creator, Dan – it follows four members of the main cast and usually several guests as they play various games and perform comedy skits. It ran from 1998 to 2007 and won three awards, including a Primetime Emmy, while it was nominated for six other awards—for his performance, Wayne won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program.

Wayne was raised in Orlando, Florida by his aunt and grandmother Valerie Petersen, when his parents decided to stay in Columbus. He started acting in a community theater at the age of 16, and soon joined the SAK Comedy Lab, an improv group in Orlando. Wayne studied at the Dr. Phillips High School in Orlando, and after graduating in 1989, he attended the University of Miami, where he received his undergraduate degree in 1994.

Wayne held various jobs for the next two years to support himself financially, while auditioning for roles in movies and TV series and doing stand-up comedy. He gained recognition in 1996 when he was cast to appear in the syndicated comedy series “Kwik Witz”, retaining the role for the next three years.

He moved on to improv theater and starred in his own talk show “The Wayne Brady Show” in 2002, which won four Daytime Emmy Awards. In 2004, he played Billy Flynn on Broadway in the play “Chicago”, and in the same year he appeared in a single episode of the comedy series “Reno 911!” He went on to appear in the military science fiction adventure series “Stargate SG-1” and the comedy sketch series “Chappelle’s Show” – he also came up with the theme song for the animated series “The Weekenders”. He appeared in several episodes of many TV series, including “How I Met Your Mother”, “Wild ‘N Out” and “Everybody Hates Chris”.

In 2012, Wayne was the star of “Trust Us with Your Life”, the improv comedy series, and the following year he starred in the game show revival “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” He played the lead character Aaron Burr in the theater play “Hamilton” from January 17 to April 9, 2017 and began playing the supporting character Dr. Reese Buckingham on the critically acclaimed soap opera “The Bold and the Beautiful”. Most recently, in 2020, Wayne began portraying Tyson Syker (Gravedigger) in the superhero series “Black Lightning”.

Wayne has had issues with anxiety and depression for years, and his depression has been clinically diagnosed – he suffered a nervous breakdown on June 2, 2014 (his 42nd birthday) and Mandie Taketa helped him recover and recover.


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