Olivia Munn is an American actress and former television host. She moved to Los Angeles where she started her professional career as a television host for the gaming network G4.Mainly on the series “Attack of the Show!” from 2006 until 2010.
She was also a part of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart from 2010 to 2011. Apart from this she is also known for her performances of Sloan Sabbith in Aaron Sorkin’s HBO political drama series “The Newsroom” (2012–2014) and appeared on the series for all three seasons.
|Real Name||Lisa Olivia Munn|
|Birth Place||Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, U.S.|
|Birthday||3rd July 1980.|
|Source of Income||Professional actress and former television host.|
|Age||41 years. (As of 2021).|
|Father’s name||Winston Munn.|
|Mother’s name||Kimberly Nguyen|
|Siblings||She has a younger brother, John, a physicist; an older brother, James, a custom motorcycle shop owner; and two older sisters, Annie and Sara.|
|School||Putnam City North High School.|
|University||The University of Oklahoma.|
|Educational qualification||She earned a B.A. in journalism with a minor in Japanese and dramatic arts.|
|Height||5 feet 2 inches /163 cm Cm.|
|Weight||52 Kg / 115 Lbs.|
|Body Measurement||36-25-35 ( Inches).|
|Relationships||NFL quarterback Aaron Rodgers ( 2014-2017).|
comedian John Mulaney ( 2021-Till present).
|Profession||Acting & television host|
|Net Worth||$ 25 million (INR 1,87.80 Cr).|
|Last Updated||December 2021.|
Munn was born on 3rd July 1980 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to her mother, Kimberly Nguyen, and raised in Vietnam and later fled as a Vietnamese refugee after the Vietnam War in 1975.
She ended up in Oklahoma and after completing her college-age married Winston Munn. The family relocated many times, but Munn was raised primarily on Yokota Air Base in Tokyo, Japan.
Munn moved back to Oklahoma with her mother when Kimberly and her stepfather divorced. Munn studied at the University of Oklahoma and graduated with a degree in journalism and a minor in Japanese and dramatic arts.
After Munn graduated from college, she became an intern at the NBC affiliate in Tulsa, later on, moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career.
But after some time she started focusing on regular acting and hosting jobs, She was soon cast in a small role in the straight-to-video horror film “Scarecrow Gone Wild.”
She then performed in rock band Zebrahead’s video for their song “Hello Tomorrow” and in the movie National Lampoon’s “Strip Poker.” Later on, in 2005, Munn performed her role as Mily Acuña, a teen surfer.
In 2006, she became a part of the G4 network, where she replaced Sarah Lane as the co-host of “Attack of the Show!” with Kevin Pereira. She left the show in December 2010.
She also acted in the films “Date Night” (2010) and Iron Man 2 (2010), & she was widely praised by actor Robert Downey, Jr. for her wonderful acting talent. Munn made an appearance in ABC Family’s “Greek” and in May 2010, NBC announced Munn as its star of the TV series “Perfect Couples.”
Her last episode as a correspondent was 2nd September 2011, however, she returned for a brief segment on Jon Stewart’s final show as host in August 2015.
She hosted Microsoft’s Bing-a-thon, an advertisement on Hulu for the Microsoft search-engine Bing, on June 8, 2009, alongside Jason Sudeikis and subsequently appeared on such shows as Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show,” NBC’s “Chuck,” and the film “Magic Mike.” In 2011, she appeared in the films “I Don’t Know How She Does It” and “The Babymakers.” Munn appeared as Angie in three episodes of FOX’s “New Girl.”
Munn has been the main promoter of the Proactive skincare line since June 2014. She has performed in several commercials and infomercials for acne cleanser products.
Since 2015, she has been the voice of Phoebe Callisto on the Disney Junior animated series “Miles from Tomorrowland.” In 2016, she appeared as Elizabeth Braddock/Psylocke in X-Men: Apocalypse. After that she had a starring role on the series “Six”, playing a CIA operative, and appeared on Season 13 of “America’s Got Talent” as a guest judge.
In print, she has modelled for such brands as Nike, Pepsi and Neutrogena and graced the pages and covers of such magazines as Playboy, Men’s Health, Vanity Fair (Italy), Maxim and Men’s Healthy Living. Munn released a book, “Suck It, Wonder Woman: The Misadventures of a Hollywood Geek” in July 2010.
BMW i3 of $ 45,000 ( INR 33.80 Lacs).
Range Rover Sport of $ 70,000 ( INR 52.58 Lacs).
She was a spokesperson in 2011 for Dosomething.org’s Green Your School campaign. She also posted for PETA’s “I’d Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur” campaign in 2010 and 2012.
She was romantically linked to Swedish actor Joel Kinnaman from March 2012-2014. Munn dated Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers from 2014-2017. Munn is a blackbelt in Taekwondo.
Munn has made a number of very smart investments. She was an early investor in Uber and the dog walking app Wag.
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