The Walking Dead has been going on since 2010, with nine seasons thus far. Since its debut, the show has grown to become one of the most followed shows in the country, and as a result, it has become a vehicle to launch the careers of several actors and actresses. One of those actresses who has become famous what with their role in the movie is Alanna Masterson. The American actress has seen her profile rise considerably since she began starring on the show as a guest actress in its fourth season before she became a permanent cast on the show.
She actually began her career since 2001 and has starred in a couple other TV shows, including Grey’s Anatomy, Greek, Malcolm in the Middle. Learn more about Alanna Masterson by reading below.
Alanna Masterson ‘s Biography, Age
Alanna is the only daughter in the Masterson family. The actress was born on the 27th of June, 1988 in Long Island, New York as the first and only daughter of Joe Reaiche. Her father was a famous personality in Australia known for playing professional rugby with Sydney Roosters and South Sydney Rabbitohs. Her mother is Carol Masterson. Although Alanna’s father was a sportsman, it was her older brother’s career that inspired her and made her the professional actress she is today.
Having lived in New York for the early parts of her life, her family eventually relocated to Los Angeles, California, home of Hollywood, where she was closer to her elder brothers, Jordan, Danny, and Christopher Masterson, all professional actors in the 90s and early 2000s. As an impressionable young girl, watching her brothers work on film sets and the general film environment inspired her to later pursue a career in acting. Before she even became a professional actress, Alanna starred as a child actress in two episodes of The Young and Restless in 1994.
Alanna got her debut role in 2001, starring as a guest on Definitely Maybe, a television show. After her debut, she did not star in any other project until 2006 when she appeared on Malcolm in the Middle playing a character named Heidi in a guest role. Before she got a more permanent role on The Walking Dead, Alanna appeared sparingly on television shows like Greek and Terminator: The Sarah Conner Chronicles and Grey’s Anatomy. Her first stable role on a project was on the show, First Day, where she played the character named Abby in the main role in 2010.
Just before she started to appear on The Walking Dead, she starred in a feature-length film, Peach Plum Pear, playing a character named Dora Bell Hutchinson. She began to appear on The Walking Dead in 2013 as Tara Chambler, in a recurring role for the first three seasons. The actress became a regular cast member in the 7th season of the show and has starred on 51 episodes thus far.
Since Alanna Masterson began to star on The Walking Dead, she has starred in other television shows such as Talking Dad, Men at Work, @midnight. She played a recurring role on two shows, Mistresses and Younger, both in 2016 and 2018 respectively. Her only other feature film credit is for the film, Afraid in 2018.
Husband or Boyfriend
Alanna is not yet married. She is however in a relationship with a man named Brick Stowell. Exactly how long the couple has been in a relationship is currently unknown but the couple became parents to a daughter in November 2015. They named their daughter, Marlowe.
Who are Her Siblings?
Alanna Masterson has four siblings, three of whom are half-brothers – Christopher, Danny, and Will Masterson. Jordan Masterson is her solitary full brother. Her brothers, who are actors themselves, especially Danny and Christopher, inspired her to be an actress and they all belong to the same religion – Scientology.
Body Stats: Weight
Alanna recently deleted her Instagram account after she became the subject of a weight controversy caused by fans of the show. She was mocked for her apparent weight gain. The actress is believed to weigh 66kg with a height of 5 feet and 8 inches. Despite the weight gain, Alanna remains a beautiful actress with dark brown hair and hazel eyes.