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Jordana Brewster Biography, Age, Career, Marital Status, Salary and Net Worth
Who is Jordana Brewster?
Jordana Brewster is a famous American actress and model. She made her acting in 1995 in an episode of All My Children and next she took the recurring role as Nikki Munson in As the World Turns for which she garnered a nomination for Outstanding Teen Performer at the 1997 Soap Opera Digest Award. Her first feature film was Robert Rodriguez’s horror science action film The Faculty (1998).
Her breakthrough came with her role as Mia Toretto in the action film The Fast and the Furious (2001). In addition, she reprised the role in its sequels Fast & Furious (2009), Fast Five (2011), Fast & Furious 7 (2015), and F9 (2021). Her other film credits include the drama The Invisible Circus (2001), the action-comedy D.E.B.S. (2004), and the horror film The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006).
From 2012 to 2014 she has starred in the re-booted TNT series Dallas. Moreover also had a five-episode arc as Denise Brown in the first season of the FX true crime anthology series American Crime Story (2016). Recently she has starred as Dr. Maureen Cahill on the Fox buddy cop action dramedy Lethal Weapon (2016 to 2018).
How Old Is Jordana Brewster?
She is 42 years old as of April 2022, having been born on April 26, 1980, in Panama City, Panama. Brewster shares her birthday with celebrities such as; Anna McNulty, Channing Tatum, Melania Trump, Payton Yeager, Ryan Cummings, and many more.
Jordana Brewster Family
Who are Jordana Brewster’s Parents?
She was born to Alden Brewster (Father) an American investment banker. And Maria Joao (Mother was born in 1955) is a Brazilian former swimsuit model.
Does Jordana Brewster have Siblings?
She has a younger sister by the name of Isabella Brewster. Her sister worked as a talent agent at the Creative Artists Agency (CAA)
Jordana Brewster Education
She received her high school education at Covent of the Sacred Heart and graduated from the Professional Children’s School. After high school, she graduated from Yale University in 2003 with a B.A. in English Literature.
Jordana Brewster Marital Status
She is currently engaged to Technology CEO Mason Morfit. However, despite being engaged she was previously married to Andrew Form. They married on May 6, 2007, in the Bahamas but divorced in June 2021.
Jordana Brewster Kids
She has two kids with her ex-husband Andrew. Two sons by the names Julian Form-Brewster (born in September 2013) and Rowan Brewster-Form (born in 2016).
Jordana Brewster Career
A Career in the 1990s
She made her debut in daytime soap operas with a one-time appearance as Anita Santos on All My Children. Next she played the recurring role of rebellious daughter Nikki Munson on As the World Turns. From 1995 to 2001, she appeared in a total of 104 episodes of the soap opera. Because of her performance, at the 1997 Soap Opera Digest Awards, she was nominated for Outstanding Teen Performer. Brewster’s first film role was in the horror science film The Faculty (1998) written by Kevin Williamson and co-starring Clea DuVall, Elijah Wood, and Josh Hartnett. The next year in 1999, she appeared in an NBC television miniseries entitled The 60s opposite Jerry O’Connell and Julia Stiles. There, she played as a student activist.
A Career in the 2000s
In 2001, she starred with Cameron Diaz and Christopher Eccleston in the independent drama The Invisible Circus. In the drama, she portrayed a grieving teenage girl who travels to Europe in 1976 in search of answers to the suicide of her own sister. Her breakthrough came in 2001 when she took on the role of Mia Toretto opposite Vin Diesel and Paul Walker in the street racing action film The Fast and the Furious. Since she did not have a driving license, she took driving lessons during production.
Fast and Furious was a commercial success, grossing over US$207 million worldwide. Following the release of The Fast and the Furious, she took a break from acting in order for her to complete her B.A. in English at Yale from which she graduated in 2003. She returned to the screen when she played a lesbian criminal mastermind in the action-comedy D.E.B.S. (2004). In addition, she starred as the love interest of a high school student in the 1970s in the independent teen drama Nearing Grace (2005). In 2006, she appeared in the drama Annapolis directed by Justin Lin, and starring James Franco and Tyrese Gibson.
Next, she starred in the slasher horror The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006) opposite Diora Baird, Matt Bomer, and Taylor Handley. For her performance, at the 2007 Teen Choice Awards she was nominated for both Choice Movie Actress: Horror-Thriller and Choice Movie: Scream. Between 2008 and 2009, she had a four-episode arc on the NBC television series Chuck, as Jill Roberts. Brewster returned to the role of Mia Toretto in Fast & Furious (2009) the fourth film of The Fast and the Furious franchise.
A Career in the 2010s
She began the decade with a made three-episode appearance in Dark Blue in 2010. There she played an art gallery dealer named Maria and guest-starred in two episodes of Gigantic. Again, she reprised the role of Mia Toretto in the fifth film series Fast Five (2011). In 2012, she starred in Dallas as Elena Ramos. In addition, she reprised her role of Mia Toretto for the fourth time in Fast & Furious 6 (2013). She returned for the next installment Furious 7 (2015) which was the final appearance of Paul Walker, who died in a single-vehicle accident while filming was only half-completed.
Following Walker’s death, filming was delayed for script rewrites to the story arcs for both Walker and Brewster’s characters, causing them to be retired. Next, she appeared in the independent action-drama Aerican Heist (2014) as the man involved in a crime. Moreover, she also played in the dark comedy Home Sweet Hell (2015) as a young and flirtatious salesperson named Dusty. In 2016, she took on the recurring role of Denise Brown, the sister of Nicole Brown Simpson, in The People V. O.J. Simpson.
The first season of the true-crime anthology series American Crime Story. In 2016 also, she signed on to play the regular role of Dr. Maureen Cahill on the FOX buddy cop dramedy Lethal Weapon. And also starred in the second season of the ABC anthology crime drama Secrets and Lies as Kate Warner. After not appearing in 2017’s The Fate of the Furious, she returned in the ninth installment as Mia Toretto in 2021’s F9. Her older son Julian also had a small role in F9.
Jordana Brewster Height and Measurements
Adding up to her well-curved and beautiful body, she stands at a height of 5ft 7inches (1,.7m) and a weight of 56kg (123lbs)
Jordana Brewster’s Salary and Net Worth
Her salary is not mentioned on the internet but her net worth is $25 million.