Shauna Macdonald

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Shauna Macdonald (born on 26th April 1981) is a very famous actress from Scotland. Shauna Macdonald has made herself one of the prominent figures from her work in different movies, television shows, and series. Fans have loved her work in the projects like The Descent, Mutant Chronicles, Nails, etc.

Early Life

Shauna Macdonald was born on 26th April 1981, in Malaysia. This makes her 41 years old as of 2022. There is not much information regarding the names and professions of her parents, and siblings.

While, she holds Scottish, and Malaysian nationality and practices Christianity. She became Scottish after she and her parents migrated there at the age of three. Further, she belongs to mixed ethnicity. According to astrology, she has as her zodiac sign.

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Caption: Shauna Macdonald striking pose with dancers (Source: Instagram)


Talking about her formal educational status, she completed her schooling at Towerbank Primary school in her hometown. She also went to Portobello High School. And, she also accomplished her higher studies at university. She also went to Paisley Youth Theatre and the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.

Professional Life

Moving on toward the professional life of Shauna Macdonald, she is a very famous actress. She has made her name as one of the best by acting in different movies, television shows, and series.

Following her passion, she started honing her skills at different academies and theatres. She made her breakthrough in the movie named The Debt Collector in the year 1999 in the role of Catriona.

Since then she has worked in different other movies too. Some of the movies of Shauna are; Late Night Shopping, The Rocket Post, Niceland, The Descent, Jetsam, Mutant Chronicles, Separate We Come, Separate We Go, Made in Belfast, The Correspondence, Star Wars: The Last Jedi,  White Chamber, Balance, Not Symmetry, etc.

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Further, she has also been working in television shows and series. Some of her works are; Murder Rooms: Mysteries of the Real Sherlock Holmes, Taggart, Spooks, State of Play, Sea of Souls, Bonekickers, Case Histories, Ripper Street, Danger Mouse, Hold the Sunset, The Nest, etc. Furthermore, she has also worked in some theatre projects like; A View From A Bridge, Realism, Mary Queen of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off, King Lear, etc.

Moreover, Shauna Macdonald has also won some prestigious awards for her work in this field. She won best actress at Mumbai International Film Festival in the year 2016, and BAFTA Awards Scotland in the year 2018. Further, the actress has not been endorsed by any brands till today, and she does not promote any products too.

Shauna Macdonald – Net Worth 2022

Shauna Macdonald is living a comfortable life with her family. Thanks to the fame and fortune she has earned from her work as of today. Moreover, her total net worth is about $1.5 million US dollars as of 2022.

Personal Life

Moving on to the romantic and private life of Shauna Macdonald, she is married. She has tied the knot with Cal MacAninch. They are leading a comfortable life with three children.

Apart from it, she has no affairs with any other person. While she is straight regarding gender choices. And, she does not have any kind of controversial events till today.

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Caption: Shauna Macdonald and Cal MacAninch (Source: Daily Star)

Body Measurements

Shauna Macdonald is very good-looking and has an amazing personality. The actress stands about 5 feet and 6 inches tall. While she weighs 60kg. Moreover, talking about the overall body measurement, the number ranges have not been revealed yet. The color of her eyes is brown, and she has brown colored hair.

Shauna Macdonald – Social Media

Shauna Macdonald is also present in social media. She has a Twitter account under the name @shaunamacdOnald with around 6.6k followers. While she also has an Instagram account under the name @the_scottish_shauna_macdonald with 4.1k followers.