February 13, 1979
42 years old
5 ft 4 in | 163 cm tall
34-24-35 in | 86-61-89 cm
50 kg | 110 lbs
6 US | 36.5 EU
Mena Alexandra Suvari was born in Newport, Rhode Island, U.S., on February 13, 1979, is an American actress.
Young Mena Suvari first started her career as a model, with Wilhelmina Models.
She made her big screen debut in neo-noir psychological thriller movie Kiss the Girls (1997) in role as Coty Pierce.
She got her television debut in ABC sitcom Boy Meets World (1995-1996) in role as Laura / Hillary.
Her breakthrough performance came as Angela Hayes in black comedy drama film American Beauty (1999).
She played Heather in American Pie original films:
American Pie (1999)
American Pie 2 (2001)
American Reunion (2012)
She was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance as Angela Hayes in black comedy drama movie American Beauty (1999).
Spun (2002) comedy crime drama opposite Jason Schwartzman, Brittany Murphy and Mickey Rourke
Sugar & Spice (2001) comedy with Marley Shelton and Marla Sokoloff
The Musketeer (2001) action adventure opposite Catherine Deneuve, Stephen Rea and Tim Roth
Loser (2000) teen romantic comedywith Jason Biggs and Greg Kinnear
Beauty Shop (2005) comedy opposite Queen Latifah, Alicia Silverstone and Djimon Hounsou
Day of the Dead (2008) horror thriller with Annalynne McCord, Nick Cannon and Ving Rhames
Stuck (2007) thriller drama opposite Stephen Rea, Russell Hornsby and Rukiya Bernard
Trauma (2004) psychological thriller with Tommy Flanagan, Colin Firth and Naomie Harris
American Virgin (2000) comedy opposite Bob Hoskins, Robert Loggia and Sally Kellerman
The Dog Problem (2006) romantic comedy with Giovanni Ribisi, Lynn Collins and Scott Caan
She produced and starred in role as Nicole Brown Simpson in thriller true crime movie The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson (2019).
Locked In (2021) crime drama thriller in role as Maggie, opposite Jeff Fahey and Costas Mandylor
Paradise Cove (2021) thriller in role as Tracey, with Todd Grinnell and Kristin Bauer van Straten
She was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for her role as Edie in HBO drama series Six Feet Under (2004).
High Incident (1996-1997) ABC police drama series in role as Jill Marsh
Chicago Fire (2013) NBC drama series in role as Isabelle Thomas
South of Hell (2015) supernatural horror drama series in role as Maria Abascal / Abigail
She starred in FX horror anthology television series American Horror Story:
American Horror Story: Murder House (2011) in role as Elizabeth Short / Black Dahlia
American Horror Story: Apocalypse (2018) in role as Elizabeth Short
She played Kathleen in Paramount Network comedy series American Woman (2018).
Attended preparatory school, Ashley Hall in Charleston.
Graduated from Providence High School in Burbank (1997).
Has three older brothers: A.J., Sulev and Jüri.
Has Estonian, German, Greek and English ancestry.
Became a vegan in 2017.
She voiced Enid in video game OK K.O.! Lakewood Plaza Turbo (2016).
Supporter and activist for the Starlight Children's Foundation and the African Medical and Research Foundation.
She dated Salvador Sanchez (2012-2015) and Mike Carrasco (2005).
She was married to Simone Sestito (2010-2012) and Robert Brinkmann (2000-2005).
She married Michael Hope in 2018, they have one son, Christopher Alexander.