The CW-Network was a platform for many actors and actresses to rise to mainstream fame. Its range of shows in various genres gives talented actors the opportunity to showcase their acting skills. Many actors and actresses have benefited from this, and one of them is New Zealand actress Rose McIver. The young actress may have appeared in other notable projects such as Legend of the Seeker, but it is her starring role in the CW show iZombie that has brought her the international attention that every actor and actress desires. If you’re not familiar with the actress or her story, read below to learn more about things like her educational background, professional history, her fortune.
Who Is Rose McIver?
Rose McIver’s acting career spans several media; she has appeared in films and television shows and has done her fair share of the theater work. Rose, whose career began in 1991 at the age of two, has an extensive filmography befitting an actress of her caliber.
She grew up in Titirangi, although she was born in Auckland on October 10, 1988. Rose McIver comes from a stable family where both parents are still married. To say that Rose grew up in a family of creative people would be an accurate assessment. Her father, John George Whitfield McIver, is a photographer, her mother an artist, and her brother, who is older than her, is a musician and former actor.
Rose’s well-known educational history begins at Avondale College, where she was a model student and was appointed school prefect in her final year. After Avondale, she went to the University of Auckland to study psychology and linguistics. However, due to her acting career, she did not finish her studies.
Here’s What We Know About New Zealand Actress
Rose began her acting career at the age of two when she played an angel in The Piano. In New Zealand, she appeared in a number of low-profile works before making her first appearance in a major production in 2009 in The Lovely Bones by Peter Jackson, the famous director. She made her first theatrical appearance in 2003 in a play entitled Arcadia at the Titirangi Theatre. Since then she has appeared in two other theater productions, in 2008 in Blood Brothers and in 2010 in That Face.
Looking for further career opportunities beyond local productions in New Zealand, Rose McIver put her education at the University of Auckland on hold and moved to Los Angeles. Her move to Hollywood has so far proven to be a resounding success. She was cast as the lead actress in an MTV production, Cassandra French’s Finishing School for Boys. She also appeared in the Masters of Sex as a recurring character.
However, her biggest appearance since moving to Hollywood came in 2014, when she was announced as the lead actress in the new CW show iZombie. In the critically acclaimed show, Rose McIver starred Olivia Moore.
Rose also got the lead role in a Netflix production called A Christmas Prince, which was released in 2017. Her acting achievements have also expanded into video games; she sang the role of Eve in the 2017 game Access Code. Currently, she is also an ambassador for Emirates Airlines.
Over the course of her career, Rose has appeared in over 22 films, more than 20 television shows with an episode count of over 200 episodes, several theater productions, several music videos, and currently a video game. She has been nominated for several awards and has won several of them.
Rose McIvers’ B-list status and her own desire to keep Mummy quiet about her private life mean that there is little information about her previous relationships. However, for over a decade she has built a long-term relationship with an architect, Benjamin Hoeksema. The couple has been together since 2005, but there are no children between them yet.
Although Rose McIver has worked on numerous projects throughout her career, she has not been involved in many big blockbuster projects, but the steady stream of small projects has helped her build a net worth of $3 million, with the most significant part coming from her leadership role in iZombie.
Rose McIver is currently 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 52 kg. Her body measurements are 34-25-34 in her chest, waist, and hips. There is little information about her diet and exercise routine, but it is known that the actress enjoys running as one of the many ways to maintain her amazing figure.