We all know the notable personality in the field of acting who is also one of the prominent personality in the field of modeling is none other than Megan Fox. Having a huge interest in the field of dancing as well as in acting, she, from a tender of five years, started taking classes in order to improve her skills in those two fields. But soon enough, she along with her family moved to the city of Florida from the place where they used to stay earlier that is Tennessee. Getting trained from such a young age, it is of no surprise when she earned her first modeling deal during the time when she was just entering her teenage years that is 13. Being in the field of modeling, not only did she established herself as one of the most prominent and popular models but also made her way to earn not one but several awards.
Followed by the success that she received for being in the modeling field from a young age, she soon took the first step towards the making of another of her successful career that is acting. She made her debut in the field of acting from the time when she was a teenaged girl of 15years. Her debut role was in the hit movie titled Holiday in the Sun. In the hit movie, she played the role of one of the major characters, whose name was Brianna. Though she started her career-long ago, the turning point in her career came with the role of one of the lead characters that she portrayed with her acting in the hit movie named Transformers. In the movie, she played the role of the character whose name was Mikaela Banes. She portrayed the role while being in the cast with the popular star who played the role of another of the lead characters named Shia LaBeouf.
With her acting skills, not only did she won the heart of the audience but also caught the eyes of the critics. Not only that, but she also made her way to the nomination of the prestigious MTV Movie Award, which she won as well. Other than that, she also received the Teen Choice Awards not only but thrice. Being impressed with her role, she was offered the role of the same character in the second installation of the movie, which was titled Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. Though she received enough fame from the first part of the movie. After the success that she received from the second installation escalated her career to much higher success. Not only that, but for her role in the movie she won several of the prestigious awards.
Childhood and Education
Born on the 16th of May in the year 1986, in the beautiful city of Oak Ridge, which is located in the state of Tennessee which is in the United States of America, was the kid who grew up to be one of the prominent personality not only in the field of acting but in the field of modeling as well. She was born in a family of mixed-race where her father’s name was Franklin Thomas Fox while her mother was Gloria Darlene Cisson. Though she was born in the city of Tennessee, she was raised in the beautiful city of Pentecost. Being from a catholic family, she was enrolled in one of the esteemed institutes under the catholic school. But as fate may happen, the time when she was just a kid, her parents parted their ways legally. Shortly after that, her mother got married to another man named Tony Tonachio.
Having a passion for the field of both drama and dance, she from a very early age of five, was enrolled in the classes of not only dance but in drama as well. Apart from her passion for dance and drama, she also earned the opportunity to be part of the popular chorus group in the renowned elementary school named Kingston Elementary School. Not only that, but she was also a part of a popular swim team named Kingston Clippers.
But for some reason or the other, she along with her family, moved from the city of Tennessee to the beautiful city of Florida. But as it is said, nothing can stop you from following your passion. Moving there, she continued her classes of both dance and drama. Soon enough, she earned her first modeling contract when she was at the age of 13 years. Not only did she received the name and fame of being a model at the age of 13, but she also made her way to earn not one but several awards. She earned her first-ever award, which was the prestigious award titled American Modelling and Talent Convention. She has received the award in the year 1999 at the Hilton Head, which is located in South Carolina.
Being such a talented kid, she made her way to earn her first-ever role in the world of movies. Her debut role was when she was just a 15 years old teen girl. In her debut role, she portrayed the character whose name was Brianna Wallace, who was by nature a spoiled child. She played a role in the hit movie of 2001, which was titled Holiday in the Sun. She played her role with another popular star of that time, namely with Ashley Olsen, who portrayed the role of another major character whose name was Alex Stewart.
Followed by the success of her debut movie, she earned the offer to be in the guest role in not one but two popular series on the small screen, namely in What I Like About You. Soon enough, she earned the role of one of the major characters in another hit movie named Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen. In the movie, she played the role of the character whose name was Carla Santini, where the role of the lead character was portrayed by none other than Lindsay Lohan. The movie was premiered in the year 2004.
Followed by the success of the previous movie, she received the offer to play the role of one of the lead characters in the hit movie of 2007 titled Transformers. In the movie, she played the role of the character named Mikaela Banes. She played her role alongside the cast, which include popular stars namely Shia LaBeouf, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson as well as John Turturro. Being impressed by her graceful acting skills, she was offered to redo the role of Mikaela Banes in the second installation of the movie titled Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.
Her career went on being on the positive side of the graph. In 2019, she earned the role of one of the major characters in the hit movie under the genre of supernatural romance. The was titled Above the Shadows, which was directed and written by the popular director named Claudia Myers. Followed by the success of the movie, she earned another role in that very year. She drew the role of the character named Soledad Paladin. She played the role of the character in the movie, which was directed by the renowned director named James Franco. The name of the movie was Zeroville. Apart from that, in the year 2019 itself, she earned the role of another lead character in the movie under the genre of drama, which is titled Big Gold Brick. In the movie, she played the role of a character named Jacqueline.
Net Worth and Earnings
The popular star who stepped into the world of fashion from the tender age of 13 years as well in the world of movies and television shows from the age of 15 years is none other than but Megan Fox. She rose to fame with her role in the first installation of the hit movie named Transformers. Having such great acting skills, it was never tough for her to hold the fame and the position she earned. With this, she also earns millions from her roles in the movies, which further makes her one of the most successful stars. Talking about some of her real estates, in the year 2016, in the month of May she and her husband named Brian, invested in a property that covers an area of 2-acre. The property is located in the city of Malibu. Talking about the worth of the property, it is somewhere estimated to be around $3.3 million. With this, the popular star Megan Fox holds a net worth which is estimated to be somewhere around $8 million as of 2021.