When the conversation is about artists who grew up on the screen, then Canadian-born actress Megan Charpentier needs to be at the top of the list. The child artist started as early as the age of three with a commercial for Hasbro and since then, she has not looked back. Megan has since been involved in another commercial for Mattel but her first real acting role was accomplished on the set of the television series Painkiller Jane at the age of seven. She came to public notice with her co-starring role in Mama – a Spanish supernatural horror movie in English where she played the feral child named Victoria.
Her role in Resident Evil: Retribution, where she was portrayed as the new Red Queen, took her to another level of popularity and she is majorly associated with portraying the younger version of other characters where her roles usually terminate when the character grows up. Megan Charpentier has landed roles in other television series and films which include The Shack – released in 2017, she was also among the cast of the 2010 R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour and many more. Even at her young age, she has already bagged a few prestigious awards and nominations.
Megan Charpentier was born in New Westminster, Canada, on the 29th of May 2001 and is of Canadian nationality and Caucasian ethnicity but her ancestry is rooted in France and England. Megan is the daughter of Maurice J. Charpentier, though his means of livelihood has never been given a mention; her mum has been identified as Maurice J. Charpentier. The young actress spent her early years in a neighboring town in her place of birth (New Westminster) alongside her siblings – a couple of younger sisters named Genea Charpentier and Madison Charpentier.
5 Facts About Megan Charpentier – The Canadian Actress
1. Educational Achievements
Megan Charpentier’s educational background and qualifications have never been published. It is believed she may possibly go for higher qualifications at the end of her high school education. Presently, she is a resident of Los Angeles, California, because of her acting career.
2. Early Beginnings
Megan Charpentier’s advent into the entertainment industry commenced at the tender age of three with a commercial for Hasbro, before the age of six, she did another commercial for Mattel.
3. Career Timeline
Her acting debut came at the age of seven in television, on the set of Painkiller Jane – an American-Canadian science fiction movie where she was cast as a little girl in a single episode. Before the year ran out, she appeared in Aliens in America – an American sitcom where she was cast as Anita in one episode. She came onto the big screen in 2009 as part of the cast of Jennifer’s Body – an American supernatural horror comedy movie that cast her in the role of Young Needy. 2010 was more productive because she was cast in a couple of films titled Frankie & Alice, as well as Kid’s Court.
Her other productions include Resident Evil: Retribution where she was cast as The Red Queen in 2012, she earned a prestigious nomination with her role as Victoria in the 2013 Mama – an English speaking Spanish supernatural drama horror movie. Megan played notable roles in 2014’s The Games Maker, The Shack which came to limelight in 2017 and on television, she appeared in Storm Seekers in 2009, 2010’s Life Unexpected, as well as Supernatural – 2012. Others are Grumpy Cats Worst Christmas Ever which was the flavour of 2014 and the 2018 Locke and Key.
4. Body Statistics
Her body weight was last listed as 52 kg, Megan Charpentier stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches which is the same as 1.65 m. She comes with a pear-shaped body coupled with an admirable combination of body statistics listed as 32-23-33 which translates to 32 for the bust, 23 for the waist, and 33 for the hips. The teenage beauty wears a shoe size of 5 UK and her dress size is the same as her shoes. She is a natural blonde with beautiful blue eyes and doesn’t seem to have any inscription on her person in the form of a tattoo.
5. Net Worth
Megan was gaining wealth as fast as she was gaining fame. Despite her young age, she has accumulated a healthy net worth of $4 million from her various acting roles and commercials. According to the available records, she is paid $25,000 per episode in her acting roles and has played notable roles in more than six box office hit films in the recent past. Megan is the owner of a pet dog – a Golden Retriever worth between $500 – $3000.