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Megan Fox

Megan Denise Fox  (born May 16, 1986, height 5' 4" (1,63 m)) is an American actress and model. She began her acting career in 2001, with several minor television and film roles, and played a regular role on the Hope & Faith television show. In 2004, she made her film debut with a role in Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen. In 2007, she co-starred as Mikaela Banes, the love interest of Shia LaBeouf's character, in the blockbuster film, Transformers, which became her breakout role. Fox reprised her role in the 2009 sequel, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. Later in 2009, she starred as the eponymous lead in the film Jennifer's Body. Fox is also considered one of the modern female sex symbols and has appeared in magazines such as Maxim, Rolling Stone and FHM. Fox was born in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, the daughter of Gloria Darlene (née Cisson) and Franklin Thomas Fox. She has English, and smaller amounts of Scottish, German, French, Scots-Irish (Northern Irish), and Powhatan Native American, ancestry.She was raised "very strictly Pentecostal", but later attended Catholic school for twelve years. Fox's parents divorced when she was young. Fox's mother later remarried, and she and her sister were raised by her mother and her stepfather, Tony Tonachio. She said that the two were "very strict" and that she was not allowed to have a boyfriend or invite friends to her house. She lived with her mother until she made enough money to support herself. Fox began her training in drama and dance at age five, in Kingston, Tennessee. She attended a dance class at the community center there and was involved in Kingston Elementary School's chorus and the Kingston Clippers swim team. At 10 years of age, after moving to St. Petersburg, Florida, Fox continued her training. When she was 13 years old, Fox began modeling after winning several awards at the 1999 American Modeling and Talent Convention in Hilton Head, South Carolina. At age 17, she tested out of school via correspondence in order to move to Los Angeles, California. Fox has spoken extensively of her time in education; that in middle school she was bullied and picked on and she ate lunch in the bathroom to avoid being "pelted with ketchup packets". She said that the problem was not her looks, but that she had "always gotten along better with boys" and that "rubbed some people the wrong way". Fox also said of high school that she was never popular and that "everyone hated me, and I was a total outcast, my friends were always guys, I have a very aggressive personality, and girls didn’t like me for that. I’ve had only one great girlfriend my whole life". In the same interview, she mentions that she hated school and has never been "a big believer in formal education" and that "the education I was getting seemed irrelevant. So, I was sort of checked out on that part of it". Source: Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


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Born:
May 16, 1986 In Rockwood - Tennessee -USA
Movie/TV Credits:
29
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Movie Zeroville 2017-08-14
Known For
Poster of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Poster of This Is 40
Poster of Passion Play
Poster of Two and a Half Men
Filmography
Movie Zeroville Soledad Paladin 2017-08-14
Series Ocean Ave. Ione Starr 2017
Movie Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows April O'Neil 2016-06-01
Movie Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles April O'Neil 2014-08-07
Series Circus Halligalli Unknown 2013-02-25
Movie This Is 40 Desi 2012-12-20
Series The Wedding Band Unknown 2012-11-10
Movie Robot Chicken: DC Comics Special Lois Lane (voice) 2012-09-09
Movie The Dictator Herself 2012-05-15
Series New Girl Reagan 2011-09-20
Movie Friends with Kids Mary Jane 2011-09-09
Movie Passion Play Lily 2010-09-10
Movie Jonah Hex Leila 2010-06-18
Series The Buried Life Unknown 2010-01-18
Movie Jennifer's Body Jennifer Check 2009-09-18
Movie Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Mikaela Banes 2009-06-19
Movie Whore Lost 2008-10-20
Movie How to Lose Friends & Alienate People Sophie Maes 2008-10-02
Movie Transformers Mikaela Banes 2007-06-27
Series The Help Cassandra Ridgeway 2004-03-05
Movie Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen Carla 2004-02-17
Movie Crimes of Fashion Candace 2004-01-01
Series Hope & Faith Sydney Shanowski 2003-09-26
Series Two and a Half Men Unknown 2003-09-22
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series What I Like About You Unknown 2002-09-20
Movie Holiday in the Sun Brianna 2001-11-10
Series Teen Choice Awards Herself 1999-08-12
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11