Ellen Muth an American actress who is known for her adaptability and flexibility behind the camera. She is renowned for being able to interpret very different roles perfectly well and fans have hailed her versatility. Ellen is admired by her followers for her comely face and infectious smile which she carries everywhere she goes.
As an actress, Ellen Muth is now best known for the role she played on Dead Like Me, a drama series in which she portrayed Georgia ‘George’ Lass, as well as other series and movies she has been appeared in.
Ellen Muth – Bio
Ellen Muth was born on the 6th day of March 1981 in Milford, Connecticut, U.S.A. Even though everyone now calls her Ellen Muth, her birth name is Ellen Anna Muth. Her father has been identified as Erick Muth and her mother’s name has been given as Rachel Muth. There are no details about whether or not she has any siblings.
Growing up, Ellen Muth was a very lively child who was interested in sports. It is reported that she attended the Skip Barber Racing School which happens to be one of the largest racing schools in the world. Apparently, she had an interest in racing.
Apart from sports, Ellen also had an interest in modeling and acting and did well to develop her talent by attending the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute which is located in New York City.
Ellen started out in the entertainment industry as a model in the early ’90s. She modeled briefly with Ford Models, a popular Modeling agency before she branched off to acting. Apparently, Ellen found out she was not as comfortable modeling as much as she was comfortable with acting.
The actress then kick-started her acting career in 2005 when she was cast in Dolores Claiborne, a psychological thriller drama movie in which she portrayed a young Selena St. George. Ellen won a lot of praise for her role in the movie and was nominated for the Tokyo International Film Festival Award for Best Supporting Actress. She eventually co-won the award with another actress.
In 1997, Ellen starred in Law & Order, a police procedural and legal drama series. The next year, she appeared in Only Love, another TV series before landing a role in The Young Girl and the Monsoon, a comedy-drama in 1999. Her role in the 1999 movie fetched her another award, this time the AFI Award for Best Actress. Ellen was already setting the pace and becoming very prominent as an actress.
She scored roles in 5 TV series in the year 2000. The series include The Beat in which she portrayed Jacqueline Hutchinson, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit in which she acted as Elaine Harrington, The Truth About Jane in which she played the role of Jane, Normal, Ohio in which she portrayed Dana Le Tour and Cora Unashamed in which she played Jessie at 18.
In 2001, Ellen appeared as Jenny in Rain, a Drama/Romance movie before landing roles in two TV series in 2002; Superfire and Two Against Time. The same year, she portrayed Mollie Kilduff in A Gentleman’s Game, a sport/drama movie.
Ellen got her big break on TV in 2003 when she was cast in Dead Like Me, a comedy drama series in which she played the role of Georgia “George” Lass. The TV series became really popular and launched her to wide acclaim as an actress of repute and won her lots of fans who came to appreciate her work.
After her groundbreaking work on Dead Like Me, Ellen has since gone on to star in other top series like Are We There Yet? in 2012 and Hannibal in 2013. She has also starred in independent movies like Dead Like Me: Life After Death in 2009 and Margarine Wars in 2012.
Having begun her acting career since the mid ’90s and having won awards for her stunning performances on screen, it is expected that Ellen Muth has made a considerable amount of wealth for herself over time. The actress has starred in topnotch TV series and independent movies which have apparently fetched her some money over the years. At the moment, Ellen Muth’s net worth has been pegged at $3 million by celebrity wealth calculators.
Ellen Muth’s Husband
Ellen Muth is not a married woman at the moment. It is noteworthy that even though the actress is quite popular around America for her incredible work on screen, not much is known about her private life. It is however known that she used to be in love with Jeffery Donovan, an American actor who is known for his performances in movies such as Believe in Me and Hitch. The couple dated briefly in 2004 and then went their separate ways soon after.
At the moment, it is safe to say that Ellen Muth is a single woman who is concentrating on her career.
Ellen Muth is someone who apparently takes care of her body. At the moment, she reportedly weighs about 51 kg or 112.4lbs. In addition to this, she stands at 5 ft 3 inches or 1.6m in height. Her body measurement has been given as 35-24-34 inches.
Where Is She Now?
Ellen Muth continues to live and work in the United States of America. She has kept quite a low profile recently and has not been involved in any form of controversy during her acting career. Fans admire her for this with many referring to her as the ‘drama-free actress’.