How did Awkwafina choose her stage name?
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Awkwafina: 12 Facts You Probably Never Knew About The Actress And Rapper
4. How did Awkwafina choose her stage name?
"I was looking for a pretty stupid name," she explained in an interview with Jimmy Kimmel. In another interview with The Guardian, Awkwafina said of her name, "I just thought it was a funny name. And it was fitting that it had 'awkward' in it, because I am awkward." [via NBC/Getty]