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Michelle Monaghan


Michelle Lynn Monaghan was born on March 23, 1976, in Winthrop, Iowa. She is the youngest of three children and the only daughter of Sharon (Hamel), who ran a day care center, and Robert L. Monaghan, a factory worker and farmer. She is of mostly Irish and German descent. After graduating from high school in Iowa, she studied journalism for three ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Pixels
Pixels Violet
(2015)
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Harmony Faith Lane
(2005)
Gone Baby Gone
Gone Baby Gone Angie Gennaro
(2007)
Source Code
Source Code Christina Warren
(2011)

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 2017 Saint Judy (post-production)
Judy Wood
 2016-2018 The Path (TV Series)
Sarah Lane
- The Beginning (2018) ... Sarah Lane
- Mercy (2017) ... Sarah Lane
- Spiritus Mundi (2017) ... Sarah Lane
- Defiance (2017) ... Sarah Lane
- Restitution (2017) ... Sarah Lane
 2017 Sidney Hall
Mrs. Hall
 2017/III Sleepless
Bryant
 2016 Patriots Day
Carol Saunders
 2015 Pixels
Violet
 2015 Kittens in a Cage (TV Series)
Marjorie
- She More Reprobatey (2015) ... Marjorie
 2014 Open (TV Movie)
Grace
 2014 The Best of Me
Amanda
 2014 Playing It Cool
Her
 2014 Fort Bliss
Maggie Swann
 2014 Better Living Through Chemistry
Kara Varney
 2014 True Detective (TV Series)
Maggie Hart
- After You've Gone (2014) ... Maggie Hart
- Haunted Houses (2014) ... Maggie Hart
- The Secret Fate of All Life (2014) ... Maggie Hart
- Form and Void (2014) ... Maggie Hart
- Who Goes There (2014) ... Maggie Hart
 2014 Justice League: War (Video)
Wonder Woman (voice)
 2013 Penthouse North
Sara
 2013 Expecting
Andie
 2013 American Dad! (TV Series)
Gina
- Max Jets (2013) ... Gina (voice)
 2012 Tomorrow You're Gone
Florence Jane
 2011 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Julia Meade (uncredited)
 2011 Machine Gun Preacher
Lynn Childers
 2011 Source Code
Christina Warren
 2010 Due Date
Sarah Highman
 2010 Somewhere
Rebecca
 2008 Eagle Eye
Rachel Holloman
 2008 Trucker
Diane Ford
 2008 Made of Honor
Hannah
 2007 The Heartbreak Kid
Miranda
 2007 Gone Baby Gone
Angie Gennaro
 2005 North Country
Sherry
 2005 Mr. & Mrs. Smith
Gwen
 2005 Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Harmony Faith Lane
 2005 Constantine
Ellie (uncredited)
 2004/I Winter Solstice
Stacey
 2003 It Runs in the Family
Peg Maloney
 2002-2003 Boston Public (TV Series)
Kimberly Woods
- Chapter Fifty-Seven (2003) ... Kimberly Woods
- Chapter Fifty-Four (2003) ... Kimberly Woods
- Chapter Fifty-Three (2003) ... Kimberly Woods
- Chapter Fifty-Two (2002) ... Kimberly Woods
- Chapter Fifty-One (2002) ... Kimberly Woods
 2002 Hack (TV Series)
Stacy Kumble
- Favors (2002) ... Stacy Kumble
 2002 Unfaithful
Lindsay
 2001 Perfume
Henrietta
 2001 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Dana Kimble
- Consent (2001) ... Dana Kimble
 2000 Young Americans (TV Series)
Caroline Busse
- Free Will (2000) ... Caroline Busse
- Cinderbella (2000) ... Caroline Busse
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TV commercial for Secret Sheer Dry (2002) See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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You don't grow up in a town of 700 thinking you're going to be an actress. I loved doing [school] plays, but it was just something to keep me busy. See more »

Trivia:

Grew up in the small town of Winthrop, near Cedar Rapids in northeast Iowa. See more »

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Aries

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