Malin Maria Akerman is a Swedish Canadian Actress, model, and singer, best known for her role in the movies The Utopian Society (2003) and Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004). She walks in the runway occasionally. She had a brief career in singing. She was the lead vocalist for the alternative rock band The Petalstones. However, she did not continue in singing but on acting as she focused her career in acting.
Early Life And Education Of Malin Akerman
Malin Akerman was born on May 12, 1978, in Stockholm, Sweden to an aerobics teacher and part-time model mother Pia Sundstrom and an insurance broker father Magnus Akerman. When she was 2 years old, her father was offered with a job in Canada and thus her family moved to Canada and settled there in.
However, he parents got divorced after four years of moving to Canada and her father returned to Sweden. Both of her parents got re-married and from that she has one half brother and two half sisters. She stayed with her mother in Canada and got raised in there.
She had attended Sir Winston Churchill Secondary school and also had gone to a Catholic school. She was raised as a Buddhist in religion. She also had attended North Toronto Collegiate Institute, Dante Alighieri Academy in her OAC year and had enrolled in York University to become a child psychologist.
Malin Akerman's Career
Moving on to her career profile, Akerman was introduced to modeling by her mother when she was still in her primary level. She used to model for different advertising campaigns but she quit it when she was 12.
However, four years later she was discovered by Ford Models while shopping in a mall and signed by the agency. Later she won the contract with skincare company Noxzema. With the time, she got noticed and offered with several guest roles in the television. She found the acting as a source to pay for her education.
Later, she found acting fun and become interested in it and drop out of school to become an actress. She then moved to LA in 2011 to pursue her full-time career in acting. Her first role was on Canadian science fiction series Earth: Final Conflict in 1997 where she played a small role of a robot. Later she began to appear in the television series and films in a guest role.
However, after being determined to work full time in acting, she never had to look back. She has appeared in several of the movies like The Invasion, 27 Dresses, The Romantics, Stolen, Cottage Country, CBGB, etc.
Her upcoming movies are The Final Girls where she is in the role of Amanda Cartwright/Nancy and as a narrator in the doc u mentary titled Unity. Also, she has appeared in several of the television series like Doc, Love Monkey, Suburgatory, Burning Love, Newsreaders, Trophy Wife and Welcome to Sweden.
Malin Akerman's Net Worth And Salary
Malin Akerman's net worth is $10 million at present. She has earned a huge amount of salary from her career.
She has acted in movies The Utopian Society, Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle, The Heartbreak Kid, and 27 Dresses. She was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Watchmen in 2009.
Malin Akerman's Personal Life
Malin Akerman is a married woman but currently separated. She is a mother of a child, a son. She got married to her longtime boyfriend whom she met in 2003 as the band members of the band The Petalstones.
Her husband is an Italian musician named Roberto Zincone. They got married on June 20, 2007. They have a son named Sebastian Zincone born on April 16, 2013.
After a few months of their son birth, the couple announced their separation. Zincone filed for divorce on December 2, 2013, and is still on the process. She is currently in an affair with Colin Egglesfield.
Malin Akerman is a beautiful lady with a gorgeous smile. She has the simplicity and the grace. She stands the height of five feet eight inches with the beautiful accompanying body posture. She is conscious of her diet and performs exercises daily in order to stay fit and maintain her body.
Malin Akerman is loved and adored by many of her fans. Her fans can follow her on Twitter and Facebook and get updated to her activities as she is active in the social site. Besides, her fans can learn more about her going through the biographies available on the different internet sites including Wikipedia, IMDb, etc which also locates her pictures.
by sanjeet, 31 Mar, 2015