Sophocles Iraia Clement

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Celebrity Kid (2008)
Mon Apr 24 2023
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Sophocles Iraia Clement is a New Zealander American celebrity kid who is best recognized as the son of a famous actor, Jemaine Clement. Iraia's father is also renowned as a comedian in Flight of the Conchords with Bret McKenzie.

Sophocles has made a good number of followers at a very young age. However, he is yet to create a different identity apart from his father's name.

Clement's Birthday

The Human Resources actor's son was welcomed in October 2008. However, his full date of birth is yet to be updated.

Clement was born to his parents in New York. He is the eldest child of the Clement family. Iraia was raised responsibly by his parents in a sound environment.

Parental Details of Sophocles 

As mentioned earlier, Sophocles is the son of Jemaine. Further his mother's name is Miranda Manasiadis. She is also an actress and a playwright.

Jemaine Clement in a blackjumper and black-framed spectacles holding his son in a blue denim dungaree.
Photo Sophocles Iraia Clement with his father Jemaine Clement(Source:

Even though Iraia's parents gave him birth in the United States, his father is a yield of Maori culture and is a New Zealand native. Moreover, the young boy's mother is a Greek-Kiwi actress.

Clement's Grandparents

From his father's side, Robert Clement and Merianne Clement are Sophocles's grandparents. It is said that his father was raised only by his grandmother who was a Wairarapa native.

However, Iraia's mother has remained secretive regarding her family issues. Her parents' names and professional details are still behind the curtains.

Does Iraia Have a Sibling? 

Sophocles Iraia Clement does not have a sibling. In fact, he is the eldest and the only child of his parents to date. Further, there is no recent news that his parents are planning for a second baby in their life.

Moreover, there are not any step-siblings of Iraia from any of his parents, nor have they gone for adoption yet. Same as them, Felicity-Amore Castle-Hughes is also a celebrity kid.

Clement is Learning at Home

The educational details of junior Clement are still not revealed properly. Therefore, there is a probability that he is currently homeschooling. However, if we look at other celebrity kids of his age, most of them are in secondary schools now. So, Iraia might also have attended a reputed school.

Moving into his parents' educational background, Jemaine is a graduate of Victoria University of Wellington while Manasiadis has remained low-key regarding her academic qualifications.

Professional Life of Iraia's Parents

Iraia's father used to act in musical plays before he ever faced the camera for the very first time. He has acted in the 1996 play, The Enid Blyton Adventure Series. Moreover, he stepped into the film industry in 1999 after he appeared in a short film, Chased Man.

Moving towards the career of Iraia's mother, she began her acting career in 2007 after making a debut in Eagle vs Shark.

Belongs to a Rich Family

Sophocles Iraia Clement is from a rich celebrity family. However, he does not have any sources of income on his own. He is yet to make his career and earn money.

Talking about his father's wealth, Kiri and Lou's actor has a total net worth of $2 million with an annual salary of $800,000. Similarly, Iraia's mother has a total of $1 million in her wealth.

Awards & Nominations of Iraia's Father 

Jemaine is the winner of twenty-two awards and has been nominated for twenty-six more. Most amazingly, he is a nine-time ''Primetime Emmy Award'' nominee. He has been honored with ''Chainsaw Award'' (2016), ''Honorable Mention'' (2015), ''Grammy Award'' (2008), ''INNY Award'' (2012), and more.

Further, the What We do in The Shadows actor was nominated for ''Bram Stoker Award'', ''Crystal Bear Award'', ''Gold Derby TV Award'', and more.

Married Life of Sophocles's Parents

Some sources have claimed that Jemaine and Miranda first met while performing for Eagle vs Shark in the year 2007. Soon they fell in love with one another and began dating.

Jemaine Clement in a pink shirt hugging his wife in a grey outer.
Photo of Jemaine Clement and Miranda Manasiadis (Photo Source:

The Clement couple decided to get married after a long time of dating each other. They finally tied the knot in August 2008 at a registry office in Los Angeles.

Let's Explore More About Maori

Maori people are the natives of Polynesia of mainland New Zealand. It is believed that they were originally from East Polynesia and later arrived in New Zealand somewhere between 1320 and 1350.

Historically, Maori are the second-largest ethnic group in New Zealand. Sophocles Iraia Clement refers from the same community.

Iraia's Uncles

Sophocles is a loving nephew of his three uncles. One of them is Robert Clement. There are no updates regarding the lives of the remaining two of his uncles.

For now, we just know that Robert is a very supportive uncle of Sophocles, but his professional life is yet to be explored.

Sophocles on Social Media

As Iraia is very young to manage posts and followers on his own social media accounts, he does not have any accounts on social sites. However, his father and mothers are very popular on such platforms.

They have got profiles on common social sites like Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, etc.

Iraia's Parents on Instagram

Jemaine is present on Instagram with the username @ajemaineclement. He has more than 2.2k adherents on his Instagram account.

Jemaine Clement in a black jacket.
Photo of Jemaine Clement (Source:

While Iraia's mother is also not active on Instagram. She does own any accounts on this site. 

Iraia's Parents on Twitter

Sophocles's father is also available on Twitter where he goes by the profile name @AJemaineClement where he has over 557.5k followers and does follow 2.1k people.

Jemaine has a total of 22.3k tweets in total to date. He often replies and encourages his acolytes through his replies to their comments.

Iraia's IMDb Profile

Even if Sophocles Iraia Clement has got an IMDb page, he has not yet acted in any movies and television series. However, his parents have gone so far in this field. 

Both his father and mother are present on IMDb with an appreciable number of credits and other details.

Sophocles's Father on IMDb

Jemaine owns an IMDb page on his name. His profile consists of a brief biography, his filmography, awards, and some personal details. The producer of Wellington Paranormal has earned a total of sixty-six credits as an actor, seven credits as a producer, and twelve credits as a writer.

He has acted in several big-screen movies, TV series, TV mini-series, some short films, and videos.

IMDb Profile of Sophocles's Mother

Miranda has also got an IMDb profile including all her works in film, her short biography, and trivia. She has earned four credits as an actress. She has acted in three big-screen movies and a television series.

Miranda in a light brown coat and black t-shirt inside it.
Photo of Miranda Manasiadis (Source:

Her movies include Nude Tuesday, Realiti, and Eagle vs Shark while Girl vs. Boy is the only TV series she has acted in. Manasiadis is yet to add any awards and nominations to her IMDb profile.

Relationship Status of Sophocles

Sophocles Iraia Clement has just begun understanding the way of life. He is still in a learning phase and dedicated to his studies. Therefore, Clement is not dating anyone at present. Nor did he have any past relationships to date.

Further, there is no recent news that Sophocles is planning for being in a relationship or getting engaged.

Iraia's Hobbies as a Teenager

Sophocles a now grown up as a curious teenager. He is interested in doing so many things and loves learning exciting things. Since he belongs to a celebrity family, he has always been exposed to the entertainment field. 

Therefore, he is enamored with music like his father. He loves strumming guitar and playing sports. Moreover, he also adores going swimming.

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