Jordana Brewster is an actress from the United States. Her acting career began with the soap series All My Children (1995). She then went on to play Nikki Munson, a recurrent character on As the World Turns (1995–2001).
Jordana Brewster is a Panamanian actress born on April 26th, 1980. Maria Joo, her mother, was a Brazilian swimsuit model who made the cover of Sports Illustrated in 1978. In 2015, she participated in an ad campaign with her daughter and now lives in New York City. Her father works as an investment banker in the United States. When she was ten years old, her family relocated to Manhattan, and she enrolled in the elite Professional Children’s School.
She made her acting debut in the daytime soap opera “All My Children” when she was fifteen. In the same year, she was cast in another daytime soap opera, “As the World Turns,” as rebellious girl Nikki Munson. She portrayed Munson from 1995 to 2001, and her work in the series earned her a Soap Opera Digest Award nomination in 1997.
She made her cinematic debut in 1998, starring with Elijah Wood and Josh Hartnett in the science fiction horror picture “The Faculty.” She co-starred in the NBC television miniseries “The 60s” with Julia Stiles and Josh Hamilton the following year. Brewster obtained a bachelor’s degree in English from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut.
Brewster rose to prominence after portraying Mia Toretto in the 2001 action picture “The Fast and the Furious.” In the same year, she featured alongside Cameron Diaz in “The Invisible Circus.” In 2004, she starred in the teen action-comedy “D.E.B.S.” as a leading lady.
The film portrays a gang of young girls preparing to become spies, and despite being a critical and box office disappointment, it has developed a cult following. In 2005, she was featured in the television drama “Nearing Grace,” The following year, she was cast as James Franco’s love interest in the military romance film “Annapolis.”
The picture made $17.6 million on a $26 million budget and mainly garnered poor reviews from reviewers. The horror picture prequel “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning,” her second movie of 2006, was significantly more successful. It made $51.8 million at the box office on a budget of under $16 million. She received two Teen Choice Awards and a Scream Award nomination for her role in the film.
Brewster made a comeback to the slasher genre in 2019 with a prominent part in “Random Acts of Violence,” a film based on a comic of the same name. The picture released in theatres was only in Canada, and it garnered mixed reviews. The romantic comedy “Hooking Up,” starring Britney Snow and Sam Richardson, was released. It was criticized by reviewers and did not have a theatrical release.
While working on “Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning,” Brewster met and married film producer Andrew Form, and the two married in 2007. Brewster filed for divorce in the middle of 2020. They are the parents of two sons.
Jordana Brewster has a net worth of $20 million and is a Panamanian-born Brazilian-American actress and model.
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|