Brooke Lyons is an American actress widely known for her role in the movie Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins and television series 2 Broken Girls and Life Sentence. She has a successful professional career, just like her personal life.
Born in Washington, D.C.
Brooke Lyons was born on 8th November 1980 in Washington, D.C., the United States. She belongs to mixed ethnicity and holds American citizenship.
She is one of two children of to surgeon father James R. Lyons and mother Penny A Sousa. She was raised in Fairfield and New Haven, Connecticut, with her sister.
Brooke was studying at the Joffrey Ballet School in Connecticut then was transferred to New England Ballet School and Boston Ballet. She attended Yale University with a major in English Literature.
Collected A Huge Net Worth
Brooke Lyons has collected her huge net worth from her career as an actress. She has a net worth of around $500,000. She appeared in television series and movies from which she has earned thousands of dollars as a salary for her work.
Her movie Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins has collected $43.65 million at the box office from just $35 million budget.
Debuted From Television Series
Brooke Lyons got her first role from the television series American Dreams in 2004. In 2005, she made her debut in silver screen from the movie The Trap. The actress got her major role in the 2008 film Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins.
Lyons has appeared in various television series, including The American Mall, The Starter Wire, and Desperate Housewives. But she got her fame from the series 2 Broke Girls, starring alongside actors like Kat Dennings, Beth Behrs and Garrett Morris.
The 5 feet 2 inches tall actress last appeared in the 2010 movie Beautiful Boys then she focused her career on a small screen. She appeared in various television series, including The Affair, iZombie, Bones, and Grandfathered as a guest artist. She got her first major role as Elizabeth Abbott Rojas in the 2018 series Life Sentence.
In 2019, she appeared as a guest artist in Magnum P.I. She will be sharing screen space with actors Russell Hornsby, Michael Imperioli, and Tate Ellington in Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector.
Married To Maximillian Osswald
Brooke Lyons is married to producer Maximillian Osswald. The pair tied the knot on 26th April 2014 in Ojai, California, at the home of Helene Gordon. Helene is a friend of the bride's family.
Brooke and Max welcomed their first child, son Sebastian Osswald, on 27 August 2017.
Brooke Lyons Medical History
Brooke Lyons had scoliosis. She wanted to pursue her career as a ballet dancer. Due to her medical condition, she could not pursue her dream. She went to surgery for her problem while she was studying in the ninth grade.