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Vanessa Morgan Biography, Age, Family, Education, Career, Net Worth, Marriage
Who is Vanessa Morgan?
Vanessa Morgan Mziray professionally known as Vanessa Morgan is a popular Canadian actress. She is well recognized for her roles as Beatrix ”Bird” Castro in the MTV teen drama series Finding Carter, and Amanda Pierce in the Family teen comedy series The Latest Buzz. As well as Sarah in the Disney Channel/Teletoon movie My Babysitter’s a Vampire and the television series of the same title. She additionally portrays Toni Topaz in The CW teen drama series Riverdale.
Vanessa Morgan Career
Morgan made her acting breakthrough in 2000 in the VH1 movie A Diva’s Christmas Carol and another performance in the movie Frankie & Alice in 2010. She was recognized for her role as Amanda Pearce in 2007, in the Family teen comedy series The Latest Buzz in addition to performing the theme song for the series.
Vanessa portrayed Marion Hawthorne in the 2010 Disney Channel movie Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars. The next year she portrayed Sarh in the Teletoon/ Disney Channel movie My Babysitter’s a Vampire and the television series of the same title. She has appeared in the 2011 Disney Channel movie Geek Charming. Morgan also had a recurring role in season 2 of the Disney Channel comedy series A.N.T. Farm for four episodes. In 2013 she appeared on Degrassi: The Next Generation for two episodes.
In 2014, Morgan had a recurring role, on the MTV show Finding Carter, portraying Beatrix ”Bird” Castro. She then joined the main cast of the fantasy drama series The Shannara Chronicles as Lyria for the second season on Spike in 2017. Vanessa was then cast in the recurring role of Toni Topaz in The CW teen drama series Riverdale. It was mentioned that she would be a series regular for the show’s third season on May 2, 2018.
Vanessa participated in the first season of the CTV reality competition series The Amazing Race Canada with her sister, Celina Mziray. The duo completed the race in the third position.
How old is Vanessa Morgan?
Vanessa Morgan Mziray was born on March 23, 1992, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, and is aged 29 as of 2021. She shares her birthday with celebrities including Kyrie Irving, Amanda Plummer, Catherine Keener, James Bradley, Joan Crawford, Roger Bannister, Rex Tillerson, among others.
Vanessa Morgan Family
Who are Vanessa Morgan’s parents?
Vanessa Morgan Mziray was born in Ottawa, Ontario to her parents. She is of Scottish ancestry from her mother’s side and Tanzanian ancestry from her father’s side and of many cultures as she was born in Canada. Her parents’ information is, however, not known and not available on social media as she has not revealed it.
Does Vanessa Morgan have siblings?
Morgan was born as a daughter to her family among two girls. She has one sibling, sister Celina Mziray, with whom she competed together within The Amazing Race Canada.
Vanessa Morgan Education
Morgan received a scholarship in 1999 at a Hollywood acting academy. Later she attended Colonel By Secondary School graduating in 2010 and then joined Queen’s University, graduating with a bachelor of philosophy.
Vanessa Morgan Interests
Morgan started singing at the age of six and sang at community events and telethons, performed for Childhelp. She was a regular guest entertainer for the College of the Desert scholarship foundation. She received a scholarship to the Hollywood acting academy after she got spotted by a Hollywood agent in 1999.
Morgan won the Junior Miss America pageant and won first position vocalist at the National Date Festival in 1999. The next year she won first place in the African-American Vocal Competition. She was also a member of the competitive NTA tennis program at the Ottawa Athletic Club at an early age
Vanessa Morgan Husband
Morgan got engaged to professional baseball player Michael Kopech on July 3, 2019. On January 4, 2020, the couple married, and she later announced she was pregnant on July 24, 2020. However, Kopech filed for divorce on June 19, 2020, and it was still pending as of December 2020.
Vanessa Morgan Kids
After announcing she was pregnant in 2020, Morgan gave birth to her first child, son River Kopech, in 2021.
Vanessa Morgan Residence
Morgan has a home in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. However, she currently resides in Los Angeles, California, where she makes her home as she works in the U.S.
Vanessa Morgan Height
Canadian actress, Morgan has a beautiful, curvaceous body with an impressive height of 5 ft 2 in (1.57 m) and a weight of 55 kg (121 lbs).
Vanessa Morgan Net Worth
The Canadian actress and beauty pageant has been active in her acting career from 2000 to the present. She has become famous for her numerous roles and has garnered up an accumulative net worth of $2 million as of 2021.