Morgana Van Peebles Biography

Updated On Jun 26, 2019 Published On Jun 26, 2019
Facts of Morgana Van Peebles
Date of Birth: 1997 , December-6
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Morgana Van Peebles
Birth Name Morgana Van Peebles
Father Mario Van Peebles
Mother Chittra Sukhu Van Peebles
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California, USA
Profession Actress
Salary $50,000
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Face Color Brown
Famous for Ali, Superstition
Online Presence Instagram, Facebook and Twitter
Movies Ali, We the Party, Armed
TV Show Superstition
Sisters Maya Van Peebles
Siblings Mandela Van Peebles, Makaylo Van Peebles, Marley Van Peebles and Maya Van Peebles
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Morgana Van Peebles is an American actress known for playing the daughter of Malcolm X in the movie Ali. She is the daughter of renowned American actor and director, Mario Van PeeblesMorgana made a cameo in 2018 thriller, action movie, Armed, alongside her father Mario Van Peebles and William Fichtner.  

Early Life, Parents, And Education Of Morgana Van Peebles 

Morgana Van Peebles was born in Los Angeles, California on December 6, 1997. Her mother, Chittra Sukhu Van Peebles is also an actress. Chittra Sukhu has Indian roots. Van Peebles' father is the legendary actor and director, Mario Van Peebles. He is best known for his direction in the movie New Jack City in 1991. He is half Mexican and half American.

Morgana is also the granddaughter of American director, Melvin Van Peebles, and German actress, Maria Marx

Morgana CAPTION: Morgana Van Peebles with her father, Mario Van Peebles. SOURCE: Getty Images

Morgana Van Peebles has four siblings in total. She has two brothers, Mandela Van Peebles, Makaylo and Marley Van Peebles and a sister, Maya Van Peebles. All four of Morgana's siblings are involved in the entertainment industry.


in 2016, Morgana Van Peebles joined the University of Columbia in the city of New York. She is yet to complete her undergraduate studies. 

Morgana Van Peebles' Career

Morgana Van Peebles' started her journey in the entertainment industry when she was just four years old. She starred as the daughter of Malcolm X (a character played by her father Mario Van Peebles) in the 2001-movie Ali.  

She returned to the big screen briefly in 2012 with Snoop Dogg in the movie, We the Party. The movie was written by her old man. The movie's main lead was Morgana's brother, Mandela Van Peebles.

Morgana CAPTION: Morgana Van Peebles SOURCE: Instagram

Morgana's official come-back as an actress was on the series Superstition. She starred as Garvey Westbrook for a year in the series. The show ran from October 20, 2017, to January 18, 2018, and was canceled after a season.

Van Peebles made a brief appearance in the movie Armed that was directed by Mario Van Peebles. The movie released on February 2, 2018. 

Morgana Van Peebles' Net worth

Though Morgana Van Peebles has only a few credits in the acting world, she has accumulated a decent networth. Her debut movie Ali with her father, Mario Van Peebles, grossed $90 million worldwide in 2001.

Morgana earned major bucks on Superstition as Garvey Westbrook. As per the sources, actors of the popular tv show Superstition earns around $40,000 to $70,000 per episode. From her appearance in Superstition alone, Van Peebles made around $50,000 per episode. 

Morgana CAPTION: Morgana Van Peebles SOURCE: Instagram

The young actress Peebles' average salary is similar to other tv and movie artists which is around $50,000.

Morgana's inheritance from her father, Mario Van Peebles' will also add up to her wealth in the future. Mario's net worth is $12 million.   

Age, Height & Other Facts  

  • Morgana Van Peebles' age, as of 2019, is 21.
  • The Superstition-actress' height is 5 feet 3 inches or 160cm. 
  • She has coffee-colored eyes that match her beautiful dark curly hair. 
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    Born in Los Angeles, California

    December 6 , 1997

    Morgana Van Peebles was born in the winter of Los Angeles, California on December 6, 1997. Although born into diverse household, her nationality is American.

    Her Debut Film 'Ali'


    Morgana was just four years old when she acted in Ali, alongside her father, Mario Van Peebles.

    She joined University of California.


    Morgana joined the University of Columbia in 2016. It is located in the city of New York. She is yet to complete her undergraduate studies.

    Her debut TV series, Superstition

    October 20 , 2017

    Morgana Van Peebles starred for a year in her own TV show, Superstition, in 2017 directed by her father.

    She made an cameo in movie, 'Armed'.

    February 2 , 2018

    Morgana Van Peebles made a cameo in 2018-movie Armed. The movie was written and starred in by Mario Van Peebles.