She may not easily be one of the most recognizable faces in Hollywood but 90210 star AnnaLynne McCord has warmed her way into the hearts of many for several reasons. More than being a model and actress, McCord has different titles to her name which also includes philanthropist, as well as animal lover and activist. The beautiful blonde who is from a modest background is not just yet another proof that schooling doesn’t always correlate with success, but has grown to become one of Hollywood’s hardest-working philanthropists.
AnnaLynne McCord rose to fame over a decade ago after starring in the American drama remake 90210. She is also renowned for embracing her natural beauty and spectacular red carpet looks. For the actress, success means more than just the paycheck or magazine covers but figuring which is discovering her greater purpose in life. More so, she is one of those who embrace the idea that being perfect means being unique. Join us in exploring interesting facts that have made her appear increasingly endearing to fans.
AnnaLynne McCord Biography (Age)
An Atlanta native, AnnaLynne McCord was welcomed into the world on July 16, 1987. She is one of the three daughters born to David and Shari McCord. AnnaLynne and her two sisters Angel and Rachel were born and raised by Christian parents in Georgia. Her father David was a Pastor who was sure to instill Christian principles and morals in his daughters. The American model and actress was first homeschooled during her elementary years before proceeding to Woodland Regional High School in her neighborhood where she graduated from in the year 2002.
After high school, AnnaLynne decided to ditch college for a modeling career. Fortunately, the beautiful blonde soon landed a deal with Wilhelmina Modeling Agency. As a model, McCord worked with several top brands such as Seventeen and Estee Lauder amongst others. McCord’s career as a model spanned three years before she decided to explore other lucrative opportunities in the entertainment industry.
AnnaLynne McCord made her debut as an actress with a minor role in the 2005 Italian movie Natale a Miami. As expected, her first film role opened more doors of opportunity and she soon landed another role in the film Transporter 2, that same year.
Since then, there has been no stopping for the talented actress as she has accumulated an impressive list of roles on both the silver and small screens over the years. Some of her notable works include the 2008 film Day of the Dead, Fired Up (2009), and 2012’s Excision. She has also played the role of Loren Wakefield in the TV show American Heiress and made guest appearances in shows such as Ugly Betty, CSI: Miami, The O.C, Lucifer, Dallas, Greek, and many others. Her best-known works are arguably Nip/Tuck where she portrayed Eden Lord and as Naomi Clark in the drama series 90210.
As expected, AnnaLynne McCord’s hard work and dedication have not only earned her fame but also awards. The blonde actress’s role as Pauline, a disturbed and delusional teenager in the 2012 horror film, Excision earned her the Best Actress award at the Malaga International Week of Fantastic Cinema in 2013. More so, her performance in 90210 got her a nomination for the Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Breakout Star Female.
A dedicated philanthropist, AnnaLynne McCord is also renowned for her involvement in numerous charity projects. From helping disaster victims in the US to anti-human trafficking and sexual violence and then to the UN anti-sexual assault project, McCord’s philanthropic endeavors are widely recognized.
With a showbiz career which spans more than a decade, AnnaLynne McCord has earned herself a modest and enviable financial portfolio from her various modeling and acting gigs. Though McCord is known to have previously modeled for various A-list brands, she has obviously earned more from acting both on the small and big screens. While the exact figure of her salary is unknown, McCord’s net worth is estimated at $5 million, a figure which is expected to be on a progressive increase given her many other projects still in the works.
AnnaLynne McCord’s Husband
The stunning blonde has never been married and may currently be single. Nonetheless, she has been in a couple of interesting relationships since she came into the limelight. McCord has been romantically linked to model Kellan Lutz in a relationship that lasted from 2008 to 2011. Next, was a longterm romance with fellow actor Dominic Purcell. The duo began dating in 2011 and seemed quite committed in the relationship until 2014 when they officially called it quits.
McCord may not have found the love of her life whom she may probably walk down the aisle with some time in the future but all hope is not lost as reports in early 2019 romantically linked her to retired NBA star Rick Fox.
The Atlanta native stands at an average height of 5 feet 7.5 inches and weighs 59 kg. A blonde beauty, AnnaLynne who is also known for her lean physique has impressive body measurements which are bust size – 32 inches, waist size – 23 inches and hips size – 34 inches.