Michelle Forbes: Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Net Worth, Movies, TV Shows Husband

Michelle Forbes: Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Net Worth, Movies, TV Shows, Star Trek Husband: Michelle Forbes is an American actress known for her work in films as well as on television. She was born on January 8, 1965 (age 57) in Austin, Texas, United States. She plays Maryann Forrester on the HBO original series True Blood. She is much popular in USA and UK, she became first known for her role in the American TV show ‘Guiding Light.’ As per her performance in the show, she earned an Emmy nomination. She is also known as the supporting character in ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation. The series became a huge success and one of the most popular shows for her on American television. She also won a total of eighteen Emmys.

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Forbes has performed in several popular films as well. She appeared in the thriller “Kalifornia” with Brad Pitt and has also been seen in the films “Black Day Blue Night,” “Confessions of an American Girl,” and “Diplomacy.” Her most recent appearance was seen in the mystery-thriller movie “Gemini.” Michelle Forbes has also played a voice role in many video games including ‘The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena’.

Michelle Forbes Childhood and Early Life

From an early age, she dreamed to become a ballet dancer. She later enrolled in the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston for formal training in acting and dancing. At the age of 16, while she was on vacation in New York City, she found herself auditioning for a movie; despite she was not got selected, she joined the William Morris Agency and started her acting career.

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Michelle Forbes Career, Movies and TV Shows

In 1987 when she was 22 years old, she got the dual roles of Solita Carrera and Sonni Carrera Lewis on the daytime soap opera Guiding Light. She was seen on the show for two years and in 1990, her performance was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award. She then had a significant role in “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” a television series. She soon made her acting debut in the 1993 film “Love Bites,” where she played a key role. In the same year, she appeared in the thriller “Kalifornia”. Although the movie was a commercial failure, her performance was praised, and she was nominated for a Saturn Award.

In 1994, she appeared in a major role in the film ‘Swimming with Sharks’. Over the following few years, she also starred in other movies like “Escape from L.A.” (1996), “Dry Martini” (1998), and “Homicide: Life Everlasting” (2000). She also played small roles in TV shows, such as ‘Seinfeld’, ‘The Outer Limits’, and ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation. She also played a vital role in the TV series ‘Homicide: Life on the Street’.

Michelle Forbes career

Michelle Forbes appeared in a few films in the 2000s including ‘Perfume’ (2001), ‘Confessions of An American Girl (2002), ‘Dandelion’ (2004), ‘Unthinkable’ (2007) and ‘Highland Park’ (2010). She also played in several popular TV shows. For 1 year from 2002 to 2003, she acted in a recurring role in the popular TV series ‘24’. She also acted in a key role in the series ‘True Blood’ from 2008 to 2009, for which she received a Saturn Award.

In 2011, she starred the main role in ‘The Killing TV series. The show was much popular and was nominated for many Emmy awards. Till 2014, she covered four seasons. Forbes most recently appeared in the films Columbus’ and ‘Gemini’, in supporting roles.

Michelle Forbes Education

Michelle Forbes has done the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston for formal training in acting and dancing. She was very intelligent and energetic from the beginning of high school. Later she went to a local university after completing high school. We are unable to find many details about her university. As soon we get more information about her university education we will update it.

Michelle Forbes’s Physical Appearance, Height, and Weight

Michelle is a stunning young woman. She stands at 5’9″ feet tall or 175 cm and her weight is 57 kg or 125 lbs in pounds. She maintains her body by exercising consistently. Her eye and hair colour is Black. She has a very cheerful personality.

Michelle Forbes’s Net Worth, Income Sources, and Lifestyle

Michelle’s net worth is around USD 10M+. Her calculation of net worth involves all the assets like investments, homes, etc and deducting all the liabilities and expenses such as loans. Michelle owns expensive cars and gadgets.

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Michelle Forbes’s Husband, Boyfriend and Relationships

Michelle Forbes’s husband’s name is Ross Kettle. They started dating in 1990. He is best known as an actor. He was born on September 15, 1961, in Durban, South Africa.

Michelle Forbes Family Details, Ethnicity & Nationality

Michelle seems to be a private person and keeps her profile low when it comes to family life. Her ethnicity is Mexican and her nationality is American. She has not revealed her father’s name, mother’s name, sister’s name and brother’s name. Also, she has not provided any information about the occupation of her parents and siblings. According to sources, she has always been close to her mother and after her work, she likes to spend time with her mother. As we get more details about her family we will update it.

Michelle Forbes family

Michelle Forbes Awards & Achievements

Michelle Forbes was nominated for an Emmy Award in 1990 for her performance in the television series “Guiding Light.”

In 2011, she was nominated for her second Emmy for her performance in the television series “The Killing.” In the same year, she received a Saturn Award for her work on the series.

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Here is the full Bio/Wiki of Michelle Forbes’s her family, mother, father, brother, name, age, height in feet, weight, body measurements, interests/hobbies, husband, wife, spouse, address, email, house, hometown, ethnicity, hometown, birthplace, parents, school, her Twitter, LinkedIn, earning /income/net worth, birthday, zodiac sign, education, caste, religion, date of birth.

Michelle Forbes Information Table

Real Name Michelle Renee Forbes Guajardo
Nickname Mishka
Gender Female
Profession Actress
Height (approx.) In feet inches: 5’9″

centimetres: 175 cm

In meters: 1.75 m

Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 57 kg

in pounds- 125 lbs.

Figure Measurements (approx.) 36-26-34
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Date of Birth 8 January 1965
Age (as in 2022) 57 years
Birth Place Austin, Texas, United States
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Capricorn
Nationality American
Hometown Texas, United States
School Not Known
Higher Education Not Known
Educational Qualification Not Known
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity Mexican
Caste Not Known
Address Not Known
Hobbies/Interests Exercise, Jogging, Running
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Boyfriends/Girlfriends None
Sexuality Not Known
Parents Father- Not known

Mother- Not known

Siblings Brothers- Not Known

Sisters- Not known

Husband/Wife/Spouse Ross Kettle
Children Not Known
Net Worth $10 M+ USD

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Michelle Forbes

  • Michelle Forbes played the main role of Maryann Forrester on the hit HBO series True Blood.
  • In 1993, she made her big-screen debut thriller Kalifornia
  • She receives recognition from the soap opera Guiding Light
  • In 2001 she learned sign language in six days for her role BBC miniseries Messiah

Frequently Asked Questions

Who are Michelle Forbes’s parents?

We have done enough research but are unable to find her parents’ names. She also not disclosed their occupation. As we get the information we will update it.

To whom is Michelle Forbes married?

Michelle Forbes is married to Ross Kettle. He is an actor and was born on September 15, 1961, in Durban, South Africa.

What are Michelle’s hobbies?

Michelle loves to exercise, Jogging and Running.

What’s Michelle Forbes’s net worth?

According to our source, we found Michelle Forbes’s net worth would be around $10 M+ USD.


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