Jump To Mena Suvari's Stats
Mena Suvari is mainly known as an American actress, but she is also a fashion designer and model. Suvari started her career as a model, but soon found her way to our television screens and featured in television shows as “Boy Meets World” and “High Incident”. After appearing in a few television shows, Suvari made her first film debut in “Nowhere”. The movie was a black comedy drama with a serious edge.
Even though Suvari was internationally known for her television and movie appearances, her real breakthrough did not come until she played Angela Hayes in American Beauty and Heather in American Pie. After her breakthrough, she appeared in other popular movies, including “American Pie 2”, “The Rage: Carrie 2”, “Loser”, “Sugar & Spice” and “Six Feet Under”.
Mena Suvari is also known from the Lancôme cosmetics campaigns. She was featured on various advertisements and is frequently covered in fashion blogs and Vogue magazine. Suvari is praised for her fabulous sense of style and youthful appearance.
Suvari is also very active in an African relief organization, more specifically the African Medical and Research Foundation. The organization was founded in 1957 and offers medical assistance to remove regions in Africa. Next to health support, they also train health care workers and strengthen their current health systems. She is also a very active feminist and is heavily involved in causes relating to breast cancer. Suvari was also an active player in the “End Violence against Women” campaign.
Mena Suvari was married two times. Her first husband was Robert Brinkmann, a cinematographer who she married in 2000. After only 5 years of marriage, Suvari filed for a legal separation due to irreconcilable differences. Her next marriage was to Simone Sestito, who she married in 2010. The couple split after only 1 year of marriage, again due to irreconcilable differences.