Olivia Munn is an American actress and fashion model who started her career in television journalism before making the leap to mainstream cinema. She first gained fame as a co-host of G4’s cutting-edge tech-news series Attack of the Show and worked as a correspondent on The Daily Show. She landed gigs as a host and small parts in television and she catapulted to fame when she was cast to star in the TV series The Newsroom. She has starred in many films, including Magic Mike, Deliver Us from Evil and X-Men: Apocalypse.
Lisa Olivia Munn
The Geek Goddess, The Pie Queen, Munnder Woman, The Big O, Freckles, Ladyface, The Munnster, Munnchichi, O Munn
Actress, Model, Television Personality
Birthday / Date of Birth
Olivia Munn was born on July 3, 1980 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.
She is currently 38 years old.
She has American, English, Irish and German ancestry from her father’s side while her mother is of Chinese descent, born and raised in Vietnam.
Olivia Munn attended Putnam City North High School in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma for her junior and senior years of high school.
After graduating, she got enrolled at the University of Oklahoma where she majored in journalism and minored in Japanese and dramatic arts. She was an intern at the NBC affiliate in Tulsa.
- Father – Winston Barrett Munn
- Mother – Kim Schmid
- Siblings – Sara Potts (Sister), John Boyd (Brother)
Throughout her acting career, Olivia Munn has been linked to several high profile relationships and often make it to the headlines of media outlets. There have been a lot of rumours and gossips surrounding her romantic life. She has been romantically linked to actors Jamie Foxx, Chris Pine, Matthew Morrison, and Joel Kinnaman before she began dating American football quarterback, Aaron Rodgers in 2014. They both split in April 2017 after being together for three years.
- In feet – 5 feet 4 inches
- In centimeters – 163 cm
- In meters – 1.63 m
- In Kilograms – 52 kg
- In Pounds – 115 lbs
- Measurements – 34-25-35
- Bust – 34 inches
- Waist – 25 inches
- Hip – 35 inches
- Bra Size – 32B
She wears a size 6 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 2 (US).
Olivia Munn landed her first acting gig as Girl #1 in the 2004 direct-to-video film Scarecrow Gone Wild.
Her other acting credits include Date Night (2010), Iron Man 2 (2010), Magic Mike (2012), Deliver Us from Evil (2014), X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), and The Predator (2018).
Olivia Munn made her first television appearance as a co-host on G4’s cutting-edge tech-news series Attack of the Show in 2006.
That same year, she landed her first acting gig as Mily Acuna in the TV drama series Beyond the Break.
From 2012 to 2011, she worked as a correspondent on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show and then played Leigh in the NBC comedy TV series Perfect Couples.
She began playing Sloan Sabbith on HBO political drama series The Newsroom in 2012 until 2014. For her work in the series, she received positive reviews from critics.
In 2018, she appeared as a celebrity judge on America’s Got Talent.
During her time as a fashion model, Munn has appeared in a number of advertising campaigns and television commercials for Nike, Pepsi, McDonald’s, Neutrogena and others.
Olivia Munn Favorites
- Favorite Actress – Halle Berry
- Favorite Poet – La Rochefoucauld
- Favorite Board Game – Taboo
- Favorite Comic Book – Y: The Last Man
- Favorite Perfume – Apple and rose scent
- Favorite Clothes – J Brand Bailey Jeans
Olivia Munn Net Worth
Over the years, Olivia Munn has accumulated a net worth of $12 million. She owns houses in Los Angeles and New York. She splits her time between the two places due to the nature of her work.
Social Media Profiles
The sparkling beauty has over 2.2 million followers on Instagram.
Olivia Munn Facts
Her parents divorced when she was young and her mother remarried a man enlisted in the Air Force. She spent most of her youth in Japan, where her stepfather was stationed.
After graduating, she entered into the Japanese fashion industry and later returned to America to try her luck in the entertainment industry.
She started her career by appearing in commercials and began working as a sidelines reporter/interviewer for women’s college basketball and football teams for Fox Sports.
Olivia has appeared on a series of Maxim;s “Hot 100 Women” list from 2008 to 2013.
She participated in a world championship rock, paper, scissor tournament.
She is good friends with Seth Meyers.
Olivia released her book titled “Suck It, Wonder Woman: The Misadventures of a Hollywood Geek” on July 2, 2010.
In 2007, she appeared as “Babe of the Month” in a non-nude pictorial in Playboy magazine.
She holds a black belt in taekwondo.
In November 2017, Munn accused film director Brett Ratner of repeatedly sexually harassing her over a period of several years.
Olivia has appeared on the cover of several magazines, including Foam, Men’s Edge, Complex, Vanity Fair, Men’s Heath, maxim and FHM.