Monica Keena is a popular American actress who has played several film roles and television productions. Some of her film appearances include ‘The Devil’s Advocate’, ‘Snow White: A Tale of Terror’, ‘Brooklyn Rules’, ‘The Simian Line’, ‘Fifty Pills’, ‘Night of the Demons’, ’40 Days and Nights’ and ‘Aftermath’.
Not only does she appear in films, but Monica Keena has also given her voice to various characters in the animated sitcom and poses as a model for magazines.
Monica Keena Biography
The actress was born on 28 May 1979 in Brooklyn, New York City, as the daughter of Bill and Mary Keena. She is the youngest daughter and her older sister is Samantha. Raised by her mother and grandmother, the New Yorker attended Saint Ann’s School and was later accepted at LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts in acting and singing. Shortly after she started teaching at the school, Keena played her first role in the short film “Burning Love”.
Keena landed her very first movie in 1995 as a teenager with While You Were Sleeping. Later, the actress appeared in numerous films, including Law & Order. From March 1998 to May 1999, Brooklyn-born actress Abby Morgan played at Dawson’s Creek – allegedly asking to be written out of the play because she played the same character out of boredom.
In 2006 Keena played Celia in the film Left in Darkness. Before that, she worked on both television and film projects, including Bad Girls from Valley High, Man of the House, Long Distance, and Grey’s Anatomy.
Her other film roles between 2007 and 2009 include Brooklyn Rules, Loaded, The Narrows, and Night of the Demons. She also appeared in three episodes of Private Practice. Keena’s most notable voiceover roles in 2011 were the Beavis and Butt-head sitcoms. In 2012, the actress starred in the films 40 Days and Nights and Aftermath.
Monica Keena met with several Hollywood stars, she was in a relationship with Jonathan Brandis, who died on November 12, 2003, and was also connected with James DeBello.
Meanwhile, she was engaged to Shane West, the American actor, punk rock musician, and songwriter. They were spotted at the world premiere of Shane’s film Get Over It in Los Angeles. But the couple split up after two years of relationship.
The Dawson’s Creek actress later had a romantic relationship with Edward Furlong during the shooting of Night of the Demons. Furlong is the former child actor who played the leading role in Terminator 2: Doomsday. She had charged him with domestic violence and obtained a restraining order against him in court. Despite several attempts to get their relationship back on track, the two broke up in 2013.
Although she has had a tough year in her career, Monica Keena’s net worth is an astonishing $82 million. According to People With Money, she was in the top 10 of the magazine’s top-paid actresses for 2018.
At least she has her millions to fall back on while her fans wait for her return to the glory days on screen.
The actress has body measurements of 35-24-35 with a height of 5 feet 1 ½ inch. While her weight is subject to change, Keena allegedly weighs 108 pounds.
Is she Dead?
It’s not surprising why people wonder if the undeclared actress is dead or alive. Rumors of the actress’s alleged demise first began to circulate on social media, where hundreds of fans began expressing their condolences.
The hideous hoax was later exposed by Keena’s representative, who officially confirmed that the actress is still alive and well. Some fans believe this shows her extreme popularity around the world.
Facts about Monica Keena
Eye color: Light Brown
Hair color: Dyed Blonde
Marital status: Single
She applied for admission to LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts, where she was accepted into both the vocal and dramatic arts departments.
She graduated with a 4.0 GPA and was considered gifted in the fields of intelligence and the arts.
When she is not working on a film project, Keena enjoys some time on television and watching her favorite shows: The Simpsons and Charmed. She revealed that she also likes to write in her spare time and is afraid of the dark.
Monica Keena loves to be with family, friends, and her boyfriend, among other things.