Maggie grace Biography


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"I would like to see more Bollywood films! The more stylized musicals are a new trend in the U.S. We are beginning to make musicals again after a long break, practically since the days of the studio structure, so perhaps we can learn a few things from Bollywood about this fun style of film-making."

Early Life and Education

Maggie grace was born on September 21 1983 in Worthington,Ohio.Her birth name is Margaret Grace Denig and is an American actress.Her parents are Valinn and Rick Denig.Her father runs a family jewellery business.She is the second child among her three sibblings.Her sisters name are Ian Denig and Marissa Palatas.Her parents got divorced when she was just 16 years old.She and her mother struggled financially as they eat basic diet which was all they could afford. Since kindergarden to ninth grade Grace studied in Worthington Christian School.Then she attended Thomas Worthington High School.

Starting of Career

She started acting in plays and community theatre during her school days.She also performed in 2000 gallery Players production in The Crucible at Jewish Community Center.She dropped out of high school to move with her mother to Los Angeles,California. She dated Ian Somerhalder after they both left Lost.She then dated Blake Mycoskie from 2008 till 2009.He was a contestant on second season of The Amazing Race.He is also the founder of TOMS Shoes.She says that she is very close to her mother like her friend or sister.

She did her first role in Rachel's Room which is a 2001 web-based series about the affair inside a teenage girl's bedroom.She also played on 2002 television series Septuplets.She also played on television movie Murder in Greenwich which is based on 15 year old Martha Moxley's murder.She also have played on minor roles o TV series like The Lyon's Den,Miracles,Like Family,Cold Case etc and also on the movies Twelve Mile Road and Creature Unknown.After her sucessful audition for Shannon Rutherford in the pilot episode Lost,her act was nominated for several awards.

Turning into a professional actress

She then starred opposite Tom Welling in The Frog as she signed the contract for the first season.She also starred on the remake of 2005 remake of 1980 horror film of the same name.She was ranked 27th as Hot 100 by Maxim in 2005.She was rumored to be playing the role of Kitty Pyride in X-Men:The Last Stand according to the report of Variety in May 2005.But in July her role went to Ellen Page.She then in 2007 acted in the independent movie Suburban Girl with her co-star Sarah Michelle Gellar and Alec Baldwin.

In the same year she was also seen in The Jane Austen Book Club directed by Robin Swicord which was based on Karen Joy Fowler's novel.She is a fan of Jane Austen and had already read the book when it was released in 2004.The role was about a 20 year old lesbian Allegra.After the film she went to Hawai and appeared as guest role on the 3rd season of Lost Expose.She then also played lead role in Taken which is a thriller film in 2008 along with Liam Neeson.

She wished to work with top male actors and he was one of them.In 2009 she was casted in Malice in Wonderland which was a modern adaption of Alice's Adventure in Wonderland.She then appeared in drama Flying Lessons in 2010.She then appeared in James Mangold's Knight and Day along with Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz.Along with Dwayne Johnson she appeared in Faster.After the movie shen then became busy in the sixth and final season of Lost.She then was revealed playing as Irina in The Twilight Saga:Breaking Dawn Part 1 and 2 on September 2010.She then played her debut in Picnic.She was also seen as the guest star in California in January 2013 starring David Duchovny. In 2003 she was nominated for Young Artist Award in Murder in Greenwich for her outstanding performance.

Achievements and Other Facts

She was also nominated for Teen Choice Award in 2005 in Lost.In 2006 she won Screen Actors Guild Awards in Lost.She was nominated for International Academy of Web Television Awards in 2014 for movie Susanna. She is 5 feet 9 inch tall weighing 59kg.Her body measurement is 34-25-36 and her bra size is 34B.She have dyed her hair blonde in colour and her eyes is green in colour.She is of German and English ethnic background.Her zodiac sign is Vigro. Her net worth is $12 million.

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