Maggie Q Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 02 Jun, 2019
Facts of Maggie Q
Date of Birth: 1979 , May-22
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Maggie Q
Birth Name Margaret Denise Quigley
Nick Name Maggie D. Quigley
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Honolulu, Hawaii
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For Movies, TV Shows
Net Worth $ 6 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Light brown
Body Measurements 32A-24-33
Breast Size 32A
Waist size 24
Hip Size 33
Shoe Size 9.5 US
Weight in KG 51.3 kg
Famous for Model
Affair with Dylan McDermott
Married Yes
Married to Dylan McDermott
Children Not Yet
Divorce Not Yet
Education Mililani High School, Wheeler Intermediate School, Mililani-Waena Elementary School
Awards Asian Excellence Awards
Movies Slumber
TV Show Stalker
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Margaret Denise Quigley, professionally known as Maggie Q, is an American actress and model. She is known for featuring in the action films Mission: Impossible III and Live Free or Die Hard. She played the title role of The CW's action-thriller series Nikita, airing from 2010 to 2013. She is also a professional model and has worked for several reputed modeling agencies and magazines. 

Early Life And Education Of Maggie Q 

Quigley Q was born Margaret Denise Quigley on May 22, 1979, in Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S. Maggie is of Irish, polish and Vietnamese descent and belongs to American nationality. She was raised up in Honolulu along with Andrea Quigley, Maria Quigley, and Nicole Quigley.

Even at a small age, Maggie wanted to become a model and then enter into the Hollywood arena. The support of her parents paved her way towards fulfilling her dream.

Maggie got her education from Mililani Waena Elementary School and Mililani High School. She could not study at a university even after getting a scholarship because she came from a poor financial background.

When she was 17, Maggie began her modeling career in Tokyo and then moved to Hongkong. She was chosen by Jackie Chan who saw potential in her.

Maggie Q's Professional Career

Maggie Quigley began her acting career from TV series, House of the Dragon in 1998. Since then she has been seen in TV series like Nikita as Nikita in 73 episodes, Young Justice, Stalker in 20 episodes, and Designated Survivor as the main cast.

Quigley featured as Ching Shih in Red Flag, in the movie 2017. She has been seen in movies like Dragon Squad, Mission Impossible 3, The divergent series and much more. A versatile personality gained a lot of fame following her role in the box office hit movie Divergent. IN 2018. she made an appearance in The Con Is On. 

Maggie Q's Net Worth And Salary 

Maggie Q has an estimated net worth of around $6 million as of 2018, according to Celebrity net worth. She has also worked for a number of modeling agencies and her annual salary as a professional model is around $76,000. 

In April 2013, Maggie Q bought a historic New York Estate for around $1.2 million. The home boasts two bedrooms include a master suite adorned with a cozy fireplace and renovated a bathroom with clawfoot tub. 

CAPTION: Maggie Q SOURCE: Variety

Maggie played the role in the 2014 dystopian science fiction action film Divergent which was turned out to be commercially hit grossing over $288 million worldwide at the box office against its budget of US$85 million. She appeared in the movie alongside Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, and Jai Courtney

Maggie Q's Personal Life And Affairs 

Maggie Q is yet to be married. She is reluctant to speak about her personal life in front of the media. Maggie, known best for her exceptional classy looks that has her fans drooling over her. There were rumors that she was having an affair with the famous Daniel Wu.

They were frequently seen in the public in 2004. However, the rumor faded away when Maggie did not deny or agree to it. She later started dating with Daniel Henney in 2005. They dated for 2 years after having a breakup. Later in 2007, she began a love affair with Justin Long. Then in 2008, she began dating Brett Ratner. They dated for 2 years and then parted ways.


Maggie is dating her boyfriend American actor Dylan McDermott for quite long. Maggie and Dylan got engaged in 2015. They do not have any children together. She has not talked much about taking the relationship to the next stage. 

McDermott was previously married to his ex-wife, Shiva Rose from 1995 to 2008. And they also shared two daughters: 22-year-old Colette McDermott and 12-year-old Charlotte McDermott.

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts 

  • Age: As of 2019, Maggie Q is 40 years old.
  • Birth Sign:  Gemini
  • Height: She has a tall height of  5 feet 7 inches (1.70m).
  • Weight: Her body weight is around 52 kg. 
  • Body Measurements: She has a slim body built with the measurements of 32-24-32 inches. 
  • Maggie currently resides in Pound Ridge, New York. 

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