Maggie Grace Biography

Published On Nov 25, 2015
Facts of Maggie Grace
Date of Birth: 1983 , September-21
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
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In 2006, she began dating Ian Somerhalder. Ian Somerhalder is her co-star in the television series lost and he was also her onscreen stepbrother. However, this love affairs didn't last that long.

In 2008, she was seen having romantic love affairs with Blake Mycoskie. They dated each other for about a year and they broke up in 2009.

After that she began dating Matthew Cooke. Matthew Cooke is an American writer and director and he is popular for his work in How to Make Money Selling Drugs. After years of love life they got engaged on 18th of February 2015 and have also promised to get married soon and be each other’s loving spouse.

Maggie struggled a lot after she began living with her mother after her parents got divorced. She was also unable to continue her high school education and she dropped out from there too. She was so keen in acting so she joined some acting classes after she moved to Los Angles and then finally in 2001, she won her first acting role in Rachel’s Room. The following year she was seen in the movie, Murder in Greenwich. She reached the eminence in her career after she portrayed the role of Kim Mills in 2008 movie Taken and for that role she also earned lucrative amount of salary.

 

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Born in Worthington, Ohio

September 21 , 1983

Maggie Grace was born in Worthington, Ohio, United States of America to Rick Denig and Valinn Everett. As she was living the humble life after her parents got divorced she only got a basic diet and had to move frequently as her mother couldn't afford the permanent residence.

Attended Worthington Christian Schools

1986

She received her elementary education from Worthington Christian Schools. She attended this school from the kindergarten level and she remained there till her ninth grade. She then joined Thomas Worthington High School and there she also took several acting classes. 

Her parents got divorced

1999

She was born in higher class family to Rick Denig and Valinn Everett. Her father ran a family jewelry business but when she was sixteen her parents got divorced and after that she began living with her mother.

Began her acting career

2001

Though she had hard days after her parents got divorced she desired to continue on acting. She was so keen in acting so she joined some acting classes after she moved to Los Angles and then finally in 2001, she won her first acting role in Rachel’s Room. 

Appeared in Murder in Greenwich

2002

In 2001, she appeared on the web-based video series and the following year she appeared in the television series, Septuplets. Both of these roles were minor ones. The same year she appeared in the movie, Murder in Greenwich which was one of her break through role. 

Major acting role, Taken

2008

American actress, Maggie Grace is renowned in the world for portraying the role of Kim in Taken, Taken 2 and Taken 3. She reached the eminence in her career after she portrayed the role of Kim Mills in 2008 movie Taken.

Began dating Ian Somerhalder

2006

In 2006, she began dating Ian Somerhalder. Ian Somerhalder is her co-star in the television series lost and he was also her onscreen stepbrother. Though it was one of the serious relationship she ever had it didn't last that long.

Began dating Blake Mycoskie

2008

Her first serious relationship with Ian Somerhalder came to an end within few months. Then in 2008, she was seen having romantic love affairs with Blake Mycoskie. They dated each other for about a year and they broke up in 2009.

Engaged with Matthew Cooke

February 18 , 2015

She began dating Matthew Cooke after she broke up with Blake Mycoskie. Matthew Cooke is an American writer and director and he is popular for his work in How to Make Money Selling Drugs. After years of love life they got engaged on 18th of February 2015 

Won Screen Actors Guild Awards

2006

Screen Actors Guild Awards is also one of the prestigious awards in the acting world. In 2006, she got her one and only nomination in Screen Actors Guild Awards and she won this award that year for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.

Honored by Maxim magazine

2005

In 2005, she was honored by the Maxim magazine. They honored her by listing her in their lists of Maxim magazine Hot 100 of the year list. In this listings she was ranked 27th. That was her first listing in magazines.

Was listed in Variety magazine's Top Ten Actors to watch

2009

In 2005, she kind of became popular after she was listed in the FHM magazine's 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005. In 2009, she was also honored by the Variety magazine. They listed her in their lists of Top Ten Actors to watch.