Michelle Lynn Monaghan (Winthrop, Iowa, March 23, 1976) known internationally as Michelle Monaghan, is an American actressknown for her roles in Mission Impossible 3 and Mission Impossible: Phantom Protocol, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Gone Baby Gone, Made of Honor, The Heartbreak Kid, Eagle Eye, Source Code, True Detective and Pixels.
Personal Information of Michelle Monaghan:
Full Name: Michelle Lynn Monaghan
Date of Birth: March 23, 1976
Age: (44 age) 2020
Born Place: American,
Residence: New York
Mother name: Sharon Hammel
Father Name: Robert Monaghan
Brothers Name: Bob Monaghan, John Monaghan
Spouse: Peter White (matr. 2005)
Children: Willow Katherine White (2008), Tommy Francis White (2013)
Education: Educated at Columbia College Chicago
Height: 5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
Weight: 56 kg or 123½ pounds
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Face Color: White
Active Years : Since 1996
Early Life of Michelle Monaghan:
The daughter of Sharon Hamel, who runs a daycare center located in the same home, and Bob Monaghan, who worked in a factory and on a farm, Michelle was born on March 23, 1976 in Winthrop, Iowa and has two older brothers: Bob and John, although their family used to house adopted children.
She studied at East Buchanan High School in 1994, where she was the course president and acted in some plays. After graduating, she moved to Chicago to study Journalism at Columbia College Chicago.
In order to pay for college, she began working as a model in her country and at certain European and Asian events held in Milan, Singapore, Tokyo, and Hong Kong. In 1999,
she dropped out of college in her final semester and moved to New York to focus full-time on her modeling career, where she appeared in various magazines and catalogs before making her acting debut.
Personal Life of Michelle Monaghan:
She met graphic artist Peter White at a party in 2000, whom she married in Sydney in August 2005. They currently live in New York with their first daughter, Willow KatherineWhite (born November 5, 2008) and son Tommy Francis White (born October 30, 2013) . When he married in 2005, he asked his best friend to be his “lady“, or in this case “gentleman“, of honor.
He accepted and performed all the functions associated with the role, except donning a dress. He has been my best friend for 15 years. He is my oldest and closest friend. I always asked myself: “Who would I choose?” And I thought, “Let’s ask my best friend.”
It was an incredible surprise for him and he asked me what to do. I just wanted him to be by my side. ” So when 32-year-old Monaghan read the script for Made of Honor, a romantic comedy starring Patrick Dempsey, as Monaghan’s best friend and best man at the wedding, he agreed and said, “I went through this experience! ! I’m in!”.
Professional Life of Michelle Monaghan :
Her first notable appearances, through small roles, were in episodes of Young Americans (in which she appeared twice), and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, in 2001.
She made her first major role with the character Henrietta in the movie Perfume (2001). This was followed by another small role on Unfaithful in 2002.
Monaghan rose to fame in 2002, when she co-starred in the television series Boston Public playing the role of Kimberly Woods. After being the guest star for one season, she returned to the movies, appearing in It Runs in the Family in 2003, Winter Solstice in 2004, in addition to Constantine as Ellie, and Kiss Kiss Bang Bang in 2005.