Lisa Olivia Munn a.k.a. Olivia Munn is an American actress and model. The former television journalism stepped into the field of acting in the year 2006 with the role of Miley Acuna on the television series Beyond the Break. She is also known for her show Attack of the Show! which starred on the TV from the year 2006 to 2010. In the year 2010 to 2011, she was also a correspondent on American late-night show The Daily Show.
Also, she appeared on various television series and movies during her career. The film she has performed in include Magic Mike (2012), Deliver Us from Evil (2014), Mortdecai(2014), and X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) as Psylocke, History Channel series Six (2017). Find about Olivia’s career and the net worth she has managed to amass.
Lisa Career 2004-2009 Beginnings
After completing her studies, Lisa started her intern at the virtual television channel NBCresiding at Tulsa. As her internship got over, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue her career at acting. In search of better opportunity, she also interned at Fox Sports Networks where she worked as a sideline reporter. She deliberated her experience in journalism as
"I was trying to be something I wasn't, and that made me really uncomfortable on live TV."
After a specific time, she was offered to cast in a small role of horror film Scarecrow Gone Wild. She also managed to appear in one of the songs of rock band Zebrahead's music video music video. Further, she also managed to appear in movie National Lampoon's Strip Poker alongside Kato Kaelin.
In the year 2005, Olivia began her starred in the role of teen surfer Miley Acuna in two seasons of the television drama Beyond the Break. The same year she appeared in the film The Road to Canyon Lake.
In 2006, Olivia starred in the G4 network show Attack of the Show! Alongside Kevin Pereira. In one of the very show’s episode, Munn was featured with journalist Anna David in the segment of the show In Your Pants. The very episode helps her to gain love and support from the different side of the world. She left the show in December 2010.
In 2007, she appeared in Rob Schneider film Big Stan in the role of receptionist Maria. The same year she made her significant appearance in the horror film Insanitarium in which she played the role of a nurse at an insane asylum.
Talking about the 2010 appearances she appeared in the movie Date Night (2010) and Iron Man 2 (2010). She was highly praised for her roles in these movies. Munn also appeared American comedy-drama Greek where she portrayed the role of Lana.
On June 3, 2010, Olivia debuted in the role of the correspondent on Comedy Central's show The Daily Show. She also appeared in 16 episodes as a correspondent, with TV Guide. In the year 2011, Munn appeared in the comedy film I Don't Know How She Does It in the role of Momo.
Following year, she appeared in the various roles in movies like The Babymakers, Freeloaders, Magic Mike, She also played the role of Sloan Sabbith on HBO's drama series The Newsroom. She also managed to appear in the role of Angie, in three episodes of FOX's sitcom New Girl alongside Jake Johnson, Megan Fox, and Hannah Simone.
On May 12, 2014, Olivia appeared as a correspondent in the documentary series Years of Living Dangerously. As of June 2014, Munn was hired as the chief promoter of Proactiv acne cleanser. In the year 2016, Munn was cast in the role of Elizabeth Braddock /Psylocke in the movie X-Men: Apocalypse alongside Jennifer Lawrence and Sophie Turner. Her character is likely to reprise in 2019's X-Men: Dark Phoenix.
In 2017, she starred in the television series Six as a CIA operative.
Net Worth and Salary of Olivia Munn
Olivia Munn’s net worth sits at $12 million. The estimated net worth of the actress is majorly from her appearance in various TV series and movies. Her 2016 movie Office Christmas Party managed to gross $115 million.
Similarly, her other movies that grossed better in theatres are X-Men: Apocalypse ($544 million), and Ride Along 2 ($125 million). The actress who has obtained a good amount rides Volt.
Likewise, the actress is also involved in charity shows. In the year 2011, she teamed up with Dosomething.org's Green Your School Challenge. She helped American animal rights organization PETA that worked to free sick elephant from the circus with the team. She organized a campaign named "I'd Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur" in January 2012, which excessively reduced the use of animals wool across the globe.