With her roles in TV shows like Lost and currently Fear the Walking Dead, Maggie Grace is one of those faces the TV audiencehas become quite familiar. But how well do we know about the beautiful actress? Read on to find out about Maggie Grace’s career, net worth, movies, private like as well as to check out her pics and wallpapers.
Maggie Grace – Family and Early Life
Margaret Grace Denig was born on September 21, 1983, in Worthington, Ohio to Fred Denig and Valinn Everett Denig, who ran a jewelry business. The family lived in a historic house, which is the first saltbox house in Central Ohio.
Known professionally as Maggie Grace, she attended Worthington Christian Schools and Thomas Worthington High School. She acted in school plays and the community theater while in high school.
As a child, she was a heavy reader, telling Los Angeles Times that when she was 13, she was into Jane Austen the way other kids her age were into Star Trek.
Maggie Grace – Career Summary
Maggie Grace immediately found an agent within a week after she relocated to Los Angeles. She was cast in several minor roles before being cast in bigger projects.
Maggie’s breakout role was in Murder in Greenwich, a 2002 TV movie. She was nominated for a Young Artist Award for her performance in the film.
In mid-2004, Maggie’s agent sent her the script for the pilot of Lost. She successfully got the role of Shannon Rutherford, for which she was nominated in 2005 for a Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Breakout Performance – Female.
In 2005, she starred in The Fog. In 2008, she starred in the 2008 thriller action film Taken, opposite Liam Neeson. She reprised her role for the next two installments of the film.
In 2010, she was cast to play the character of Irina in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 (2011) and Part 2 (2012).
From 2018, she has been in the AMC post-apocalyptic horror drama series Fear the Walking Dead, playing the role of Althea Szewczek-Pryzgocki. She also played the role in the 2019 spinoff, The Althea Tapes.
For the complete list of Maggie Grace’s film and TV appearances, see her filmography below.
Maggie Grace Net Worth in 2019
American actress Maggie Grace has an estimated net worth of $8 million as of 2019.
Maggie Grace – Personal Life and Relationships
American actress Maggie Grace dated Lost co-star Ian Somerhalder from April 2006 to 2007. The couple adopted a cat they found on the set of the show.
After splitting from Ian, Maggie dated entrepreneur and author Blake Mycoskie in 2007. They split in 2009.
From 2012 to 2016, Maggie dated writer-director Matthew Cooke. Their engagement was announced on February 18, 2015, but they separated in January 2016.
Maggie started dating business executive Brent Bushnell in 2017. They got married on May 28, 2017.
Maggie Grace – Filmography
Shop Club – 2002
Creature Unknown – 2004
The Fog – 2005
Suburban Girl – 2007
The Jane Austen Book Club – 2007
Taken – 2008
Malice in Wonderland – 2009
Flying Lessons – 2010
Knight and Day – 2010
The Experiment – 2010
Faster – 2010
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 – 2011
Lockout – 2012
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 – 2012
Taken 2 – 2012
Decoding Annie Parker – 2012
We’ll Never Have Paris – 2014
About Alex – 2014
Taken 3 – 2014
Unity – 2015
The Choice – 2016
Showing Roots – 2016
The Scent of Rain and Lightning – 2017
Aftermath – 2017
The Hurricane Heist – 2018
Supercon – 2018
Love, Weddings & Other Disasters – TBA
Septuplets – 2002
Murder in Greenwich – 2002
Twelve Mile Road – 2003
CSI: Miami – 2003
The Lyon’s Den – 2003
Miracles – 2003
Cold Case – 2004
Oliver Beene – 2004
Like Family – 2004
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit – 2004, 2004–2006;
Lost – 2010
Californication – 2013
The Following – 2013
Susanna – 2013
When Calls the Heart – 2013
Masters of Sex – 2015
Fear the Walking Dead – 2018–present
The Althea Tapes – 2019
Maggie Grace – Height, Weight, Age, Body Measurements and Other Info
Height – 5 feet 9 inches
Weight – Approximately 63 Kg or 139 lbs
Body measurements – 36-25-35
Age – 36 years
Ethnicity – Caucasian
Nationality – American
Religion – Christianity
Shoe size – 9 US (39-40 EU)
Dress size – 4 US (34 EU)
Hair color – Blonde
Eye color – Green
F.A.Q. About Maggie Grace
Who is Maggie Grace partner?
American actress Maggie Grace got engaged to business executive Brent Bushnell in February 2017. They got married on May 28, 2017.
Is Maggie Grace Liam Neeson’s daughter?
Maggie Grace played the role of Liam Neeson’s daughter in the Taken movies. They are not real-life father-daughter. However, Grace once stated that Neeson was also protective of her in real life.
Why did Maggie Grace leave Lost?
Maggie Grace’s Lost character, Shannon Rutherford, was killed off in season 2 reportedly because of conflict with producers.