Hollywood has maintained its place as the leading acting industry in the world for decades; and while that, in part, has been down to the size of its market, it has mostly been able to achieve this due to the number of quality actors and actresses in its arsenal. All over the world and in the rest of America, aspiring actors and actresses like Monica Barbaro head out to the Mecca of Entertainment, Los Angeles in order to start a career.
Of course, not many who make the trip get to taste of the joys and beauty of a Hollywood career but so far, Monica Barbaro has been able to rise above the pack and register her name in the footprint of Hollywood history through appearances in shows like Hawaii Five-0, The Good Cop, and a few more. Learn all about her journey and her life below.
Monica Barbaro – Biography
For Monica Barbaro, her appearance in shows like Splitting Up Together or The Good Cop is the culmination of a journey in entertainment that began early into her life. She was born on the 18th of June, 1990 in San Francisco, California. After a few years, she was already learning ballet.
Ballet was her first introduction to performance art, which was encouraged by her parents and reportedly defined a childhood that we do not know much about. Her interest in dance stayed with her all the way to university level where she studied Dance at the New York University Tisch School of Arts.
While she majored in Dance at Tisch, Monica Barbaro took acting classes concurrently and by the time she graduated and was ready to kickstart a professional career, Monica had developed a passion for acting as performance art that she felt convinced to explore, and thus began her journey to Los Angeles.
Having convinced herself to pursue acting, she took further classes in order to improve her skills and when she was 22 years old, she made her first appearance on screen as an actress, ironically as a dancer in an uncredited role.
In the same year, as she continued to work her way to become a full-fledged actress, Monica Barbaro appeared in several short films, including Touchdown, Tomas and Jackie, and Table for One. She made further appearances in short films all the way to 2015, with the only exception being a role as Eva in the film, Bullish in 2013.
Before 2015 got wrapped up, Monica Barbaro began to make appearances in more recognized projects like the show, Stitchers, and the film, America is Still the Place, before taking things further with an appearance in the popular police procedural show, Hawaii Five-0 where she played the character, Ella Koha in an episode.
2016 turned out to be Monica Barbaro’s breakout year and having appeared in shows like Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, she joined the cast of UnREAL. She appeared in 10 episodes of the show, playing the character, Yael. Her career has only continued to grow from there.
She has earned credits in Chicago Justice, Lethal Weapon, Munkey in the City, Chicago P.D and Splitting Up Together and an appearance in the sequel to the classic film, Top Gun – Top Gun: Maverick.
As far as her personal life goes, particularly in terms of her family, not much is known about her. We know she has a couple of siblings, an elder brother and an elder sister who is named Eva. However, the identities of Monica Barbaro’s parents, including their professions, are still currently unknown.
As for her own personal relationships, she is known to be in a relationship with fellow actor, Connor Filman. We cannot say exactly how long the couple has been together but according to her Instagram page, the relationship has been on for a while and things seem to be good between the stars.
Height And Body Measurements
Monica Barbaro is a talented woman who also has the physical beauty to go with it. On screen, she is considered one of the more attractive women and in an industry like Hollywood, that counts for a lot.
She has a height of 5 feet 8 inches along with a body weight of 54kg, a body size that is defined with curves which are measured at 34, 33.5 and 35 inches for her bust, waist and hip sizes respectively.
Her admirable body shape is further complemented with dark brown hair and black colored eyes.