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Mena Suvari

Mena Alexandra Suvari (born February 13, 1979) is an American actress, fashion designer, and model. Shortly after beginning her career as a model, she soon transitioned into acting after appearing in guest roles on 1990's television shows such as Boy Meets World and High Incident. She made her film debut in the 1997 drama film Nowhere. She made the transition to major roles with her performances in American Beauty, for which she was nominated for a BAFTA Award, and American Pie, both of which earned her wider attention. Since then, she appeared in Loser (2000), with her American Pie co-star, Jason Biggs, and later played the main character in the comedy film Sugar & Spice (2001). She had appearances in the 2002 independent drama Spun, and the 2004 thriller feature Trauma. She also appeared in the HBO's drama series Six Feet Under in 2004, she received a nomination as a member of the Outstanding Cast at the 2005 Screen Actors Guild Awards. In 2008, she was cast in a string of films, including Day of the Dead, The Mysteries of Pittsburgh, and the film adaptation of The Garden of Eden. Suvari is a model for Lancôme cosmetics and print ads for Lancôme Paris Adaptîve, and has been featured in several fashion blogs and magazines such as Vogue. She is a long-time supporter and activist for the esteemed African relief organization, the African Medical and Research Foundation. She is also active in female empowerment issues, and is involved with charities whose cause is breast cancer, and "End Violence Against Women" campaign. Description above from the Wikipedia article Mena Suvari, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Feb 13, 1979 In Newport, Rhode Island, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Noch ein dünner Mann 1939-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Psych - The Movie 2017-12-07
Known For
Poster of The Cape
Poster of Factory Girl
Poster of Legends of the Superheroes
Poster of The New Breed
Movie Psych - The Movie Allison Cowley 2017-12-07
Series Hikayat Cinta Si Pematah Hati Heather 2017-04-24
Movie Becks Elyse 2017-06-15
Series Thrille Cine Whore 2016
Movie I'll Be Home for Christmas Jackie 2016-11-27
Movie Badge of Honor Jessica Dawson 2015-10-19
Movie Don't Blink Tracy 2014-09-18
Movie Die Sex-Wette - The Winner Takes It All Jane 2014-11-08
Movie Stalkers Ivy 2013-04-13
Movie Spun - Leben im Rausch Cookie 2013-08-07
Movie The British Bride - Binde sich wer kann! Sarah 2012-10-05
Movie No Surrender 2011-03-17
Series The Cape Dice 2011-01-09
Movie Küssen verboten! - Honeymoon mit Hindernissen Tonya 2011-04-03
Series American Horror Story Elizabeth Short 2011-10-05
Movie Restitution - Rache kennt kein Erbarmen Heather 2011-10-28
Movie The Garden of Eden Catherine Bourne 2008-01-01
Movie Ein verhängnisvoller Sommer Phlox Lombardi 2008-01-20
Movie Day of the Dead Sarah Bowman 2008-04-08
Movie Sex and Lies in Sin City Sindy Murphy 2008-10-25
Movie Caffeine Vanessa 2007-03-16
Movie Brooklyn Rules Ellen 2007-04-30
Series Jamie Kennedy's Blowin' Up Unknown 2006-05-16
Movie Stephen Tobolowsky's Birthday Party Herself 2006-05-30
Series Psych Allison Crowley 2006-07-07
Movie Factory Girl Richie Berlin 2006-12-29
Movie The Dog Problem Jules 2006-09-11
Movie Beauty Shop Joanne 2005-06-02
Series 広島 昭和20年8月6日 Grace Seger 2005-08-29
Movie Domino Kimmie 2005-09-22
Movie Wo die Liebe hinfällt … Annie Huttinger 2005-12-23
Movie Trauma Charlotte 2004-09-17
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series World Poker Tour Unknown 2003-03-30
Movie Sonny Carol 2002-10-26
Series Six Feet Under – Gestorben wird immer Unknown 2001-06-03
Movie Karmina 2 Maria Abascal 2001-07-13
Series The Popeye Show Kansas Hill 2001-11-19
Movie The Musketeer Francesca Bonacieux 2001-09-07
Movie American Pie 2 Heather 2001-08-10
Movie American Virgin Katrina 2000-06-02
Series Atomic Train - Zugfahrt ins Jenseits Grace Seger 1999-05-16
Movie Carrie 2 - Die Rache Lisa Parker 1999-03-11
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn Unknown 1999-03-30
Movie American Beauty Angela Hayes 1999-09-15
Movie American Pie Heather 1999-07-09
Movie Hauptsache Beverly Hills Rachel Hoffman 1998-08-14
Movie Nowhere Zoe 1997-05-09
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie ... denn zum Küssen sind sie da Coty Pierce 1997-10-03
Series Chicago Hope - Endstation Hoffnung Unknown 1994-09-18
Series Emergency Room - Die Notaufnahme Unknown 1994-09-19
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series Das Leben und Ich Unknown 1993-09-24
Series Legends of the Superheroes Brandi Boski 1979-01-18
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series The New Breed Lana 1961-10-03
Series The 20th Century Fox Hour Dora Diamond 1955-10-05
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Movie Noch ein dünner Mann Unknown 1939-01-01