September 21, 1983
38 years old
5 ft 9 in | 175 cm tall
36-25-35 in | 91.5-63.5-89 cm
63 kg | 139 pounds
8.5 US | 39 EU
Margaret Grace Denig was born in Worthington, Ohio, United States, on September 21, 1983, is an American actress.
Young Maggie Grace first started performing during her years at the Thomas Worthington High School, in school theater productions and community theater.
She made her big screen debut in drama film Rachel's Room (2001) in role as Rachel Reed.
She got her television debut in drama series Septuplets (2002) in role as Hope Wilde.
Her breakthrough performance came as Martha Moxley in television film Murder in Greenwich (2002).
She landed her Broadway debut in a play "Picnic" in 2012, at the American Airlines Theatre.
She played Kim Mills in the Taken trilogy:
Taken 2 (2012)
Taken 3 (2014), for which she was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress: Action
She portrayed Irina in romantic fantasy films:
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 (2011)
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 (2012)
She was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie, Mini-Series or Special - Leading Young Actress for her role as Martha Moxley in television film Murder in Greenwich (2002).
The Jane Austen Book Club (2007) romantic drama opposite Kathy Baker, Hugh Dancy and Maria Bello
Malice in Wonderland (2009) fantasy adventure with Danny Dyer and Nathaniel Parker
Suburban Girl (2007) romantic comedy opposite Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alec Baldwin and James Naughton
Lockout (2012) science fiction action with Guy Pearce and Peter Stormare
The Experiment (2010) thriller drama opposite Adrien Brody, Forest Whitaker and Cam Gigandet
About Alex (2014) drama with Nate Parker, Jason Ritter and Max Greenfield
The Choice (2016) romantic drama opposite Benjamin Walker, Teresa Palmer and Alexandra Daddario
Aftermath (2017) drama thriller with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Scoot McNairy and Martin Donovan
The Hurricane Heist (2018) action thriller opposite Toby Kebbell, Ryan Kwanten and Ralph Ineson
Supercon (2018) action comedy with Ryan Kwanten, Mike Epps and John Malkovich
Love, Weddings & Other Disasters (2020) romantic comedy in role as Jessie, with Diane Keaton and Jeremy Irons
She won a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series and she was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Breakout Performance - Female for her role as Shannon Rutherford in ABC drama television series Lost (2004–2006; 2010).
She was nominated for the International Academy of Web Television Award for Best Female Performance in a Drama for her role as Susanna in drama series Susanna (2013).
She had recurring role as Elke in Fox sitcom Oliver Beene (2004).
She had recurring role as Faith in Showtime comedy drama television series Californication (2013) in season 6.
Fear the Walking Dead (2018- ) AMC post-apocalyptic horror drama television series in role as Althea Szewczyk-Przygoc
Fear the Walking Dead: The Althea Tapes (2019) AMC post-apocalyptic horror drama television series in role as Althea Szewczyk-Przygoc
Attended the Worthington Christian Schools and Thomas Worthington High School.
Studied acting at the Jewish Community Center.
Has younger brother, Ian Denig and younger sister, Marissa Palatas.
Has English, German, and Scots-Irish (Northern Irish) ancestry.
She was nicknamed "Maggie Graceless".
Good friends with Mía Maestro, Emilie de Ravin and Lee Pace.
She is a self-proclaimed Anglophile.
Fan of Jane Austen.
She dated Blake Mycoskie (2007-2009) and Ian Somerhalder (2006-2007).
Has been engaged to Matthew Cooke (2015-2016).
She married Brent Bushnell in 2017, they have one son.