Ellen Muth is a US-based actor who gained widespread popularity as the persona of Georgia Lass in the TV series Dead Like me. She began acting in her teenage days and is known for her amazing acting skills.
The talented actress ability to always perfectly depict whatever movie character she is being given, has made her one of the finest actors of her generation. Besides, she is also a businesswoman – the owner of a coffee beanery and LND Cattery. Let’s learn more about her personal and professional life.
Who Is Ellen Muth?
She was born as Ellen Muth on 6th March 1981, in Milford, Connecticut, to her American parents, Rachel and Eric Muth. As of the moment, it is unknown if the actress is an only child or has any sibling(s). She grew up in her hometown, where she created a lot of childhood memories.
Talking about her school history, Muth in 2004, joined the Internal and Mensa school – a school for students with high IQ in society. After a while, Ellen Muth thirst for adventure led her to become a student at the Skip Barber Racing school which is among one of the largest racing schools in the world, thankfully she did not continue with that quest.
Ellen Muth first started showbiz career as a model for Ford Models and later with Rascal’s Agency before her acting career began. She shot various commercials in 1993 while she was schooling at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York City. Her first ever film debut was on the American psychological thriller drama film Dolores Claiborne (1995) where she played the younger version of the film’s heroine. She later starred as a guest actress in the eighth-season of the legal drama titled Law and Order which premiered on the NBC television station in 1997.
Later in 1999, Muth’s was a cast in the movie The Young Girl and the Monsoon as Constance, a 13-year-old only child whose parents were divorced. She was later featured in The Beat, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2000), The American Collection, and she clinched the female lead role in the film The Truth About Jane which is the story of a secondary school girl’s struggle with her sexuality and acceptance in 2000.
Moving on, she was among the main characters in the comedy-drama TV series Dead Like Me, where she played the character of Georgia Lass, an 18-year-old college dropout who was also a grim reaper. Ellen Muth in 2012, stared in a romantic comedy Margarine Wars. She has made a various guest appearance in series like Hannibal, Are We There Yet? etc. Ellen Muth has vanished from the screen as she is yet to make any noteworthy appearances in any film or television show.
According to credible sources, she has over the years gathered a net worth of $3 million. Judging from her net worth it is obvious that she made quite a decent amount of money.
Besides this, the amiable actress as since 2017 began a cat breeding business which she calls LND Cattery. Muth is also the owner of a coffee beanery and often uses her Twitter and Facebook accounts to promote her adorable Siamese and Burmese cats/adorable kittens.
The supposed on-screen inactivity of the actress may have led to the death hoax she endured on the 24th June 2019. Fans on Facebook and Twitter poured their heartfelt condolences to her family when the news of her demise broke. Thankfully on 25th June 2019, Ellen Muth representative issued a statement that the actress is, in fact, hale and hearty.
Here Are 5 Facts About The American Actress
1) Ellen Muth’s Awards
Ellen Muth in 1995, won the Tokyo International Film festival best-supporting actress category and was given another award in 1999 from the American Film Institute for Best Actress category.
2) The Personal Life of the American Actress
The blonde has a man in her life whose name is David A.Johnson. It is not clear when they got together or the status of their relationship but Ellen Muth seems happy with her man. Not much is known about David A Johnson except the fact that he is a United States Army personnel and equally breeds Burmese cats – one thing he has in common with Ellen.
3) She Was an Ex-Model
During the early stages of her career, Muth first had interest in modeling and enrolled into Ford Models and then, Rascal’s Agency but she didn’t find the success and motivation she craved and so she quit modeling and turned her attention to acting.
4) Her Family Had A Military Background
Ellen Muth’s father, Eric P. Muth was apparently military veteran and personnel that served with the 3rd Army infantry division in the 1950s and 1960s. The former model often gushes about her father’s selfless service on her Twitter page.
5) Body Measurements
The stunning actress is 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs about 51kg. Her body measurements are 35-24-34 inches (bust-waist-hips). She has a well-shaped body figure and hardly would anyone assert that she isn’t good looking.