- 1 Who is Mircea Monroe?
- 2 Where is Mircea Monroe Today? What is she Doing Now?
- 3 Age, Early Life, Parents, and Education
- 4 Career Beginnings
- 5 Rise to Prominence
- 6 Continued Success
- 7 Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend
- 8 Net Worth
- 9 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 10 Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia
- 11 Mircea Monroe’s Boyfriend – Stephen Merchant
Who is Mircea Monroe?
Mircea Monroe is an American model and actress, perhaps best known to the world as Morning Randolph in the TV series “Episodes” (2011-2017), and as Tansy Truitt in the TV series “Hart of Dixie” (2011-2015), among numerous other roles that she has secured so far in her career.
Where is Mircea Monroe Today? What is she Doing Now?
Mircea is still acting, and is closing in on her 100th role – most recently, she has appeared in the television movie “High & Tight” (2020) and is currently working on the thriller film “Masquerade”, which is in post-production and scheduled for release late in 2021, in which she will star with Bella Thorne and Alyvia Alyn Lind.
Age, Early Life, Parents, and Education
Mircea Monroe was born on 11 March 1982 under the Pisces zodiac sign, in St. Louis, Missouri USA. She is the daughter of an Officer of the United Nations Organization (UNO), though she hasn’t talked about her parents and so their names are unknown. Her first name, Mircea is of Romanian origin and is normally given to Romanian boys. However, her father wanted her to bear the name of his favorite professor, Mircea Eliade, who worked at the University of Chicago.
Although born in St. Louis, Mircea spent time living in Fiji and the Solomon Islands as a child, before the family eventually settled back in St. Louis where she completed high school, and later enrolled at Virginia Commonwealth University.
However, she quit her studies after two years to focus on her acting career.
Mircea’s career started in 2004 with a minor role in the action crime-thriller film “Cellular”, starring Kim Basinger, Chris Evans, and Jason Statham. The following year she was Lilly White in the horror-thriller film “All Souls Day: Dia de los Muertos”, and also appeared in the horror action-comedy film “House of the Dead 2”. In 2006 she had a minor role in the romantic drama film “The Ultimate Gift”, and in 2007 portrayed Ellie Laird in the TV series “Drive”.
In 2008 she had her first starring role in the film “Fast Girl”, and the same year co-starred in the horror-thriller film “No Man’s Land: The Rise of Reeker”, with Michael Muhney, Stephen Martines and Lew Temple as the stars of the film.
Rise to Prominence
Gradually Mircea was becoming more popular, and in 2010 secured her first major role as Kara in the action crime-drama film “Tekken”. The next year, Mircea was chosen for the part of Morning Randolph in the TV comedy series “Episodes” (2011-2017), one of her most popular roles to date, co-starring Matt LeBlanc, Stephen Mangan, Tamsin Greig, and John Pankow, among other stars. Also in 2011, Mircea began portraying Tansy Truitt in the TV romantic comedy-drama series “Hart of Dixie” (2011-2015).
During this period, Mircea also made a few guest-starring appearances in such TV series as “White Collar” (2012), “The Mentalist” (2012), “How I Met Your Mother” (2013), “Nicky Ricky, Dicky & Dawn” (2014), and also played Mercedes in eight episodes of the TV series “The Other Hef” (2014), and in 2016 she was Stacey in the TV series “Sing It!”.
From 2015 to 2016, Mircea portrayed Alexa Cummings in the TV series “Impastor”, and in 2018 she co-starred in the romantic comedy-drama film “Book Club”, starring Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda and Candice Bergen. Furthermore, she played Mia in another romantic comedy-drama film, “Grace” (2018), with Katie Cassidy, Tate Donovan, and Matthew Lillard in the lead roles, and was Isabel Bradford in the TV comedy crime-drama series “The Rookie” (2018-2019).
She appeared in the TV series “Adam Ruins Everything” (2019), and portrayed Carrie in the film “The Opening Act” (2020).
Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend
To speak of her personal life, Mircea is in a relationship with actor Stephen Merchant. The couple has been together since 2017, and resides in Nichols Canyon, Los Angeles USA.
As of mid- 2021, Mircea Monroe’s net worth has been estimated to be around $2 million, earned through her successful career as an actress, during which she has appeared in over 100 film and TV titles.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
This prominent actress has blonde hair and blue eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 5ins (1.65m), weighs approximately 120lbs (54kgs), and her vital statistics are 34-27-36, bra size 34B.
Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia
In her free time, Mircea likes spending time at the gym, as she feels that being fit is one of the most important things. She is a certified Yoga instructor, and so does Yoga in her free time. Mircea is also a certified scuba diver and enjoys spending time in the water whenever she can.
In addition to acting, Mircea also loves to sing, however, she only does it on an amateur level.
Thanks to her stunning looks, Mircea has been featured on the cover of Maxim magazine.
Mircea Monroe’s Boyfriend – Stephen Merchant
Stephen James Merchant was born on 24 November 1974, in Hanham, Bristol, England. He is an actor, comedian, presenter, and writer, and the son of Ronald John Merchant and his wife Jane Elaine. He went to Hanham Secondary School and later enrolled at the University of Warwick in Coventry, from which he received a 2:1 for his BA in Film and Literature.
He is best known to the world as co-writer and co-director of the TV comedy series “The Office” (2001-2003) with Ricky Gervais, and also as the co-writer, co-director, and co-star of the TV series “Extras” (2005-2007). Furthermore, Merchant also played Caliban in the film “Logan” (2017), and most recently T.E.R.R.Y in the TV series “Dream Corp LLC”. He is currently working on the TV series “The Offenders” as a producer, and one of the stars of the series.
Stephen Merchant’s net worth has been estimated to be around $40 million, as of mid- 2021.