Meghann Fahy

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Meghann Fahy is a well-known actress and singer from the United States. Moreover, Meghann Fahy is popular for starring as Sutton Brady in the Freeform series The Bold Type.

Early Life

Meghann Fahy was born on the 25th of April, 1990, in Longmeadow, Massachusetts, the United States of America. According to her birth date, this actress is 32 years old and holds an American nationality.

Moreover, she has a birth sign of Taurus and belongs to the Irish ethnicity. Meghann is the daughter of John Fahy (father) and Tammy Fahy (mother). She grew up along with her older brother named Jay Fahy who is a singer and songwriter by profession.

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Caption: Meghann Fahy with her mother (Source: Instagram)

Meghann Fahy – Education

Talking about her academic career, she was a student at Longmeadow High School. Where she starred as Dorothy Gale in high school productions of the play, The Wizard of Oz.

Meghann Fahy – Professional Life

Theater and Broadway Career

In 2008, Meghann Fahy started working as an actress for the local theater Arena Stage. Late in 2008, she gets to fill in for Jennifer Damiano as Natalie Goodman in the Arena Stage production of Next to Normal. She stayed with the cast as it moved to the Booth Theatre on Broadway, where previews started on March 27, 2009.

Together with Marin Mazzie as Natalie’s mother Diana and Jason Danieley as her father Dan, she took over as Natalie’s lead actor on July 19, 2010, replacing Damiano. Although she did not take part in that performance, it was revealed in December 2010 that she had been cast in readings of a stage adaption based on the 1992 Disneycult classic Newsies.

Additionally, she has recorded demos for musical compositions including Brian Lowdermilk and Kait Kerrigan’s “The Unauthorized Biography of Samantha Brown” in 2009. As of March 1, 2011, she was still appearing in concert engagements as the lead character. She temporarily played Natalie Goodman again in the first week of St. Paul, Minnesota stop of the First National Tour of Next to Normal in May 2011.

Moreover, she spent her time with Alice Ripley as Diana, Asa Somers as Dan, Jeremy Kushnier as Dr. Madden, Preston Sadleir, and Henry, who are all members of the main tour cast. Meghann was cast in The Unauthorized Autobiography of Samantha Brown at Goodspeed Opera House, it was revealed in July 2011.

When performances started on August 4, 2011, they continued until August 28, 2011, and she returned to the role of the title character.  In January 2012, she was chosen to play Bella in a one-night concert reading of Twilight: The Musical at New World Stages.

Television and Film Career

In 2009, Meghann Fahy had her first appearance on television in the romantic drama “Gossip Girl” as Devyn. She made an appearance in the television show “The Lost Boy” episode. She made an appearance as college student Hannah O’Connor on ABC’s “One Life to Live” in February 2010.

The next year, she played Caroline Thomas, a young mother from the 1940s, in the Hallmark Hall of Fame movie “The Lost Valentine.” In 2012, she played the ambitious blogger Georgia in the miniseries “Political Animals,” Olivia DiFlorio in the television series “Necessary Roughness,” and Nicki Rutkowski in the television series “Chicago Fire.”

Moreover, she portrayed Lila Morgan in the short film “Fifty Grades of Shay” that same year. Following that, she had several cameos in TV shows like “It Could Be Worse,” “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” “The Jim Gaffigan Show,” and “Blue Bloods.”

She made her theatrical debut in 2015’s romantic drama movie “Those people,” playing London. The same-sex relationship between Charlie and Sebastian served as the basis for the movie. In the same year, she played Lauren in the movie “Burning Bodhi.”

She portrayed Clara Thomson in the 2016 political suspense movie “Miss Sloane.” Moreover, she was given her breakthrough part in the Freeform drama series “The Bold Type,” which debuted on June 20, 2017, as Sutton Brady.

In addition, she appeared in several episodes of “The Unseen Hand” of the crime procedural drama television series “Deception” in 2018 as the guest star Alicia Davis. In the 2019 television movie “Just Add Romance,” she played Carly.

Meghann Fahy – Awards and Nomination

The American actress has worked in several movies, theatres, broadway, and television series. In 2017, she won the Best Actress at the One-Reeler Short Film Competition.

Moreover, she was nominated for the 2018 Teen Choice Award for Choice Summer TV Actor. Likewise, she was also nominated for the Women’s Image Network Award for Outstanding Actress Comedy Series in 2021.

Net Worth

As of 2022, she has a net worth of $5 million and yet she has not disclosed her salary and income in public.

Relationship Status

Talking about her relationship, she is currently in a relationship with actor Billy Magnussen since 2017. On social media, the couple frequently posts about their relationship. The duo is now focused on their acting careers and has not disclosed any plans to wed.

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Caption: Meghann Fahy with her boyfriend Billy Magnussen (Source: Instagram)

Body Measurements

Meghann stands 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 57 kg. Moreover, this actress has brunette hair with blue eyes, and her body measurements are 31-24-33 inches. In addition, she wears a shoe size of 7 US.

Social Media

On his Instagram page, there are 674k followers. Likewise, there are more than 24.6k followers on Twitter and 1.1k followers on Facebook.