40 years old (Born on February 13, 1979)
Actress, fashion designer, model; She is famous from American Beauty, American Pie.Graduated from Providence High School in Burbank, California class of 1997. Auditioned for the role of Mary Jane in Spider-Man (2002). Her first name came from an Egyptian godmother. Her father is Estonian. Is a natural blonde.
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Fun Facts About Mena Suvari
People Weekly magazine titled an article about her "All-American Girl" (1999).
Ranked #73 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2007 list.
Mother is a nurse; father is a psychiatrist.
Filed for divorce from cinematographer Robert Brinkmann after five years of marriage. The actress cited irreconcilable differences (10 May 2005).
Last name "Suvari", pronounced "soo-VAHR-ee", is Estonian.
First name "Mena", pronounced "MEE-nah".
Declared as the most "patriotic" artist of 2000 by Entertainment Weekly magazine, making allusion to her 3 consecutive movies with the word "American" on their titles: American Pie (1999), American Beauty (1999) and American v*rgin (2000). In 2001, she added American Pie 2 (2001) to that list.
Has 3 older brothers, 1 of them in the US army.
Named #69 on the Maxim magazine "Hot 100 of 2005" list.
Her older brother A.J., formerly an Intelligence Analyst in the U.S. Army, is currently a real estate agent in v*rginia Beach, v*rginia.
Attended workshops at TVI Actors Studio.
Did her own singing in American Pie (1999).
Her mother is of Greek descent.
Mena and her husband Robert Brinkmann have taken considerable flak because of their age difference - 18 years. Robert is a cinematographer.
Mena was raised in a Rhode Island home that was built in 1870 and which she and her brothers believed was haunted. They saw several apparitions over the years, all of which she believed were friendly.