Megalyn Echikunwoke is a popular American actress born on May 28, 1983.
Echikunwoke is well known for her role in television series such as 24, CSI: Miami, The 4400, Like Family, Law and Oder, Supernatural, American Dad and so on.
She is of mixed ethnicity, her father is a Nigerian while her mother is of English, Irish and German descent.
Megalyn is beautiful, talented and has a height of 1.69 m.
Now, get to know about the hollywood actress in full details from her parents, boyfriend to her net worth, movies and tv shows.
Early Life & Background
Megalyn Echikunwoke was born in Spokane, Washington, United States but raised in Chinle, Arizona on a Navajo Indian Reservation.
Her parents; Anita Laurie (mother) is of English, Irish and German heritage and her father, Onigwe Versato Echikunwoke is from the Igbo tribe of Nigeria.
She also has two siblings, a brother named Miki and a sister named Misty.
Echikunwoke started her acting career at the age of 14 where she was discovered in 1997 at a summer Art camp.
She became known for her amazing performance at the camp and started auditioning for roles. She eventually came to limelight in 1998 for her role on the tv series Creature.
Ever since Megalyn came to prominence, she has been a regular face on television series, shows and Hollywood blockbusters.
She played Kelso’s girlfriend, Angie Barnett, in the 7th season of That ’70s show, portrayed the coffee house singer Cherish Pardee on MTV soap Spyder Games and was also in the first season of 24 as Nicole Palmer, David Palmer’s daughter.
She has also appeared in other films such as CSI: Miami, The 4400, Arrow, Mind Games, Night school, Like Family, Law and Oder, Supernatural, Made in Jersey and so on.
Aside acting, Megalyn is also a political activist. She alongside Justin Long, Olivia Wilde and Kal Penn campaigned for the 2008 Democratic Presidential nominee Barack Obama.
Echikunwoke has never been married or known to have any kid(s)
She started dating the American actor, Chris Rock in 2016, having known each other since 2015.
She had previously dated actor Patrick Fugit but parted ways in 2014.
Echikunwoke Meglyn is one of the most influential American actress with an estimated net worth of $3 million dollars.