Her full name is Emmanuelle Sophie Anne Chriqui (born 10 December 1975), but she is better known by her stage name Emmanuelle Chriqui. She is an Canadian actress and TV personality.
Dalia, Sloan McQuewick, and Lorelei Martins are just some of the characters she has played in the television series ‘Entourage‘ and ‘The Mentalist,’ respectively.
Along with this, her credits include “Vampire Princess Miyu,” “Thundercats,” “Tron: Uprising,” “Cleaners,” and “Murder in the First.”
|Full Name:||Emmanuelle Sophie Anne Chriqui|
|Stage Name:||Emmanuelle Chriqui|
|Born:||10 December 1975 (age 45 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Montreal, Canada|
|Parents:||Albert Chriqui, Liliane Chriqui|
|Siblings:||Laurence Chriqui, Serge Chriqui|
|Husband • Spouse:||Not Married|
|Boyfriend • Partner:||JC Chasez (ex.), Jeremy Sisto (ex.), Clifton Collins Jr. (ex.)|
|Occupation:||Actress • TV Personality|
|Net Worth:||US$9 million|
In 1975, her family moved from Montreal to Toronto, where Emmanuelle Chriqui was born on December 10th.
Her father, Albert Chiqrui, and her mother, Liliane Chiqrui, a former aesthetician, are of Moroccan descent.
When Emmanuelle Chriqui was born, she was the last of her siblings to be born.
Sephardic Judaism is the most frequent kind of Judaism practiced by her family.
Her mother died when she was just 17 years old. He raised his three children with affection and a strong sense of purpose.
Her brother saw her sister’s aptitude and paid for her to take acting classes when she was a child. For this, she was honored as the school’s top actress in her junior year of study.
Emmanuelle Chriqui has a sister named Laurence Chriqui, and a brother, Serge Chriqui.
Emmanuelle Chriqui has kept her love life a secret for a long time. However, she was dating American musician, JC Chasez in 2001, but they broke up in 2002.
She met an American actor, Jeremy Sisto, in 2003, but they broke up the same year. In 2006, she rekindled her romance with actor, Clifton Collins Jr. Although the couple split in 2007, they refused to reveal the leading cause for their breakup.
The breakup had left her unable to love and be broken by another heartbreak. For Emmanuelle Chriqui to overcome her despair, she opted to go it alone.
Emmanuelle Chriqui was a member of Unionville High School‘s drama club in high school, where she studied for two years. When she graduated from high school, she decided to focus on her acting career instead of going to college.
At the age of ten, Emmanuelle Chriqui began performing professionally. A McDonald’s commercial was her first screen appearance, followed by roles in Kung Fu, Trading, Are You Afraid of the Dark?, and The Adventures of Sinbad.
Her role was as Hisae Aoki in the anime series, “Vampire Princess Miyu” in 1997. After that, Emmanuelle Chriqui appeared in the films, ‘Detroit Rock City, ‘Principal Takes a Holiday, ‘Alien Abduction: Incident in Lake County,’ and ‘Futuresport Gonzales.’
In the 2000 film, ‘Snow Day,’ she had her first significant part. After this, she appeared in the movie, ‘100 Girls‘, ‘On the Line,’ and ‘Wrong Turn.’ Since then, the actress has appeared on the show “Entourage” as a guest star.
Aside from her work on The Crow: Wicked Prayer, Waiting, and National Lampoon‘s Adam and Eve, she also appeared in “In the Mix” that year.
Waltzing Anna, August, “You Don’t Mess with the Zohan,” “Cadillac Records,” “Women in Trouble,” “Taking Chances,” and “13” were just a few of Emmanuelle Chriqui‘s many big-screen roles she played between 2006 and 2010. For the Thundercats cartoon series, she provided the voice of Cheetara. ‘Tron: Uprising‘ followed this, with a second voice role. As a result of this, she was cast in the television series, ‘The Mentalist‘ in 2012.
After that, she was cast as Veronica in the television drama ‘Cleaners.’ She starred in a number of films and television shows in 2014, including “Fort Bliss,” “A Short History of Decay,” “Men at Work,” and “Beware the Batman.”, ‘Killing Jesus‘ and ‘Murder in First‘ were two of her television appearances that year. ‘Shut Eye,’ which premiered in 2016, features Emmanuelle Chriqui as Gina, a hypnotist.
- BTVA Television Voice Acting Award in 2015 for Beware of the Batman.
- BTVA Television Voice Acting Award in 2012 for Thunder cats.
- BTVA Voice Acting Award in 2012 for being the Breakthrough Voice Actor of the Year.
- BTVA Television Voice Acting Award in 2011 for Thunder cats.
- DVD Exclusive Awards in 2001 for 100 Girls.
- OFTA Television Award in 2012 for Thunder cats.
- Teen Choice Awards in 2002 for On the Line.
- Women’s Image Network Awards in 2015 for Killing Jesus.
Emmanuelle Chriqui is a Canadian actress who has amassed a net worth of US$9 million due to her work in film and television.
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