Megan Fox Biography: Early Life, Wife, Movies, Awards, Family & Net Worth

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Megan Fox is a popular American actress and model who rose to popularity for her brilliant performance in action films like Transformers and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series. She began modeling at the tender age of 13 and won several modeling awards. After venturing into a career in acting, she was nominated for an ‘MTV Movie Award’ and three ‘Teen Choice Awards for her performance in the film ‘Transformers’. She reprised her role in the sequel of this film titled ‘Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen’ and her performance was praised by the critics. The film earned her ‘Teen Choice Awards in two categories, namely ‘Choice Female Hottie’ and ‘Choice Summer Movie Star Female.’

Megan Fox’s Early Life & Childhood:

Megan Denise Fox was born on May 16, 1986, in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA, to Gloria Darlene Cisson and Franklin Thomas Fox. She was raised in a Pentecostal home. Having an interest in acting and dance, she started learning them when she was just five years old and she ventured into modeling and acting at the age of 13. She won several awards as a model including the 1999 prestigious American Modeling and Talent Convention award.

Megan Fox’s Acting Career:

Megan Fox made her debut in acting when she was 15 years old by playing the role of a spoiled heiress ‘Brianna Wallace’ in the 2001 film titled ‘Holiday in the Sun.’

She then went on to play a guest role in ‘What I Like About You’ and ‘Two and a Half Men.’ She was also a part of the 2004 released film titled ‘Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen,’ and the film also stars Lindsay Lohan in the lead role.

Megan Fox’s ‘Transformers’ (2007):

The year 2009 proved to be a successful year for Megan Fox as she was cast to play the female lead role in Michael Bay’s blockbuster film Transformers (2007). The film was a big breakthrough in her career and it helped her in garnering a lot of fame and fan following. She also reprised her role in its first sequel, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009), and in its subsequent sequel ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’.

Megan Fox’s ‘Jennifer’s Body’ (2009):

In 2009, she was cast to play the lead role in the comedy horror film titled ‘Jennifer’s Body’. The film was written by the Academy Award-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody. The film received mixed reviews however critics praised the performances of Megan.

Her next release was the film titled ‘Jonah Hex’ & it proved to be a total failure at the box office.

Megan Fox’s ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’:

In 2013, Megan Fox was cast for the role of ‘April O’Neil’ in the film titled ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’. She then reprised her role in the film’s sequel ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.’

She then worked in a few moderately successful films like Above the Shadows, Zeroville, Big Gold Brick

She was also a part of the 2010 music video of Eminem and Rihanna’s single ‘Love the Way You Lie.’

Megan Fox’s Relationships:

Megan Fox dated Brian Austin Green who she met on the sets of ‘Hope & Faith’ in the year 2004 and the couple got engaged two years later. They finally got married on June 24, 2010, at the ‘Four Seasons Resort’ in Maui. The couple is blessed with a son named Noah Shannon Green. However, the couple divorced each other in 2020.

Megan Fox’s Net Worth:

Megan Fox’s net worth is estimated to be around $8million as of 2021.

 

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