American actress Monica Barbaro is a perfect depiction of beauty with brains. The Hollywood star started off as a dancer but later had a change of interest in favor of acting. She has starred in a couple of films and television series since 2012 and became popular for the character Yael in the popular television series UnREAL. Monica has played both lead roles and minor roles and has a record of diligently delivering her roles as expected.
The actress prides on a secretive life as she has kept most information about her family and relationships away from the public and media. See all that we have learned about her background, career, and family life below.
Monica Barbaro Bio, Age
Monica Barbaro was born on June 28, 1990, into a middle-class family in the foggy and hilly city of San Francisco, California. Most of her childhood years were spent in the Mill Valley of Calif. She is of white American ethnicity but the identity of her parents is unknown, however, it is known that she has two older siblings – a brother, whose name is not known, and a sister named Eva.
Her high school education history is not known but she attended the New York University Tisch School of Arts where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts (majoring in dance). Monica also attended acting classes at the aforementioned college.
Like most popular actresses, Monica Barbaro had an interest in dancing and was proficient in ballet, flamenco, West African dance, modern and salsa dance. However, she suddenly developed a new passion for acting to which she subsequently devoted more of her time instead. She enrolled in several acting courses to improve her skills and began acting in 2012.
Barbaro had her debut screen appearance in the TV movie Hemingway & Gellhorn in 2012. In the same year, she appeared in Touchdown, Tomas and Jackie, and Table for One. She featured in an episode of the American television series, Stitchers as Brenda in 2015, she then got another role as Peggy in her first movie America is Still the Place.
In 2016, Monica Barbaro appeared in the critically acclaimed series UnREAL as Yael in the 10th episode of its second season. She was cast as one of the main characters in the movie which was also her big shot to stardom. Yael nicknamed “Hot Racheal” was a hidden villainess who was also a journalist trying to uncover the dark secrets of a dating show named Everlasting so she could become famous.
The zealous and hard-working actress also starred in four other series in the same year. She played Ella Koha in Hawaii Fire, attractive girl in Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Swimming Life, Chloe Edward in Notorious, and Anna Valdez in Chicago P.D – all in 2015. Her most recent appearance was in Splitting Up Together and Good Cop both in 2018. Monica Barbaro is also listed to be featured in the movie Top Gun: Maverick in 2020. In all, Monica has had over acting 20 credits.
Despite her relatively short acting career, Monica lives a posh life and has traveled to many places in the world. She is estimated to be worth between $400,000 – $1 million, which she has earned from her career.
Family Life – Mother, Siblings, Husband
Nothing is known about the parents of the American actress, only a couple of things about her siblings. Barbaro has an elder brother, who recently married. She uploaded pictures of his wedding on her Instagram page. She also has an elder sister identified as Eva. This is all the information known about her family.
Monica Barbaro is not married but is supposedly in a relationship with Connor Filman. Not much is known about this relationship as she keeps her life very private, however, the couple has been posting their pictures on their individual Instagram pages.
Connor is also an actor, as well as a writer and improviser. He currently lives in Los Angeles, California. He grew up there and graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a bachelor’s degree in Marine Biology.
Her Height and Other Body Measurements
The budding white actress is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 54 kg. She has black-colored eyes and dark brown hair. Monica Barbaro wears a bra size of 34, a waist size of 33.5, and a hip size of 35 (all in inches) to complement.