Biography ,works and achiement of megan fox
Megan Denise Fox born May 16, 1986 is an American actress and model. She began her acting career in 2001, with several minor television and film roles, and played a regular role on the Hope & Faith television sitcom. In 2004, she made her film debut with a role in the teen comedy Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen . In 2007, she co-starred as Mikaela Banes , the love interest of Shia LaBeouf’s character, in the blockbuster action film Transformers , which became her breakout role. Fox reprised her role in the 2009 sequel, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen . Later in 2009, she starred in the black comedy horror film Jennifer’s Body . In 2014, Fox starred as April O’Neil in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and reprised the role in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016). Fox is considered a sex symbol and has appeared in magazines such as Maxim, Rolling Stone , and FHM .
Megan Fox was born in Oak Ridge, Tennessee , to parents Gloria Darlene and Franklin Thomas Fox. She spent her early childhood in nearby Rockwood . Fox’s father, a parole officer, and her mother divorced when Fox was three years old. Her mother later remarried, and Fox and her sister were raised by her mother and her stepfather, Tony Tonachio. She was raised “very strictly Pentecostal”, but later attended Catholic school for 12 years. She said that the two were “very strict” and that she was not allowed to have a boyfriend or invite friends to her house. She lived with her mother until she made enough money to support herself. Fox began her training in dance and drama at age five, in Kingston, Tennessee . She attended a dance class at the community center there and was involved in Kingston Elementary School’s chorus and the Kingston Clippers swim team. At age 10, after moving to St. Petersburg, Florida , Fox continued her training. When she was 13 years old, Fox began modeling after winning several awards at the 1999 American Modeling and Talent Convention in Hilton Head, South Carolina. At age 17, she tested out of school via correspondence in order to move to Los Angeles , California .
Fox spoke freely about her time in school, stating that in middle school she was bullied and had to eat lunch in the bathroom to avoid being “pelted with ketchup packets.” She said that the problem was not her looks, but that she had “always gotten along better with boys” and that “rubbed some people the wrong way.” Fox also said that she was never popular in high school, and that “everyone hated me, and I was a total outcast, my friends were always guys, I have a very aggressive personality, and girls didn’t like me for that. I’ve had only one great girlfriend my whole life.” In the same interview, she mentions that she hated school and has “never been a big believer in formal education” and that “the education I was getting seemed irrelevant. So, I was sort of checked out on that part of it.”
At 15, Fox made her acting debut in the 2001 film Holiday in the Sun , as spoiled heiress Brianna Wallace and rival of Alex Stewart ( Ashley Olsen ), which was released direct-to-DVD on November 20, 2001. In the next several years, she guest-starred on What I Like About You and Two and a Half Men, as well as being an uncredited extra in Bad Boys II (2003).in 2004, she made her film debut in Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen co-starring opposite Lindsay Lohan , playing the supporting role of Carla Santini, a rival of Lola (Lohan). Fox was also cast in a regular role on the ABC sitcom Hope & Faith, in which she portrayed Sydney Shanowski, replacing Nicole Paggi . Fox appeared in seasons 2 to 3, until the show was cancelled by ABC in May 2006.
In 2007, Fox won the lead female role of Mikaela Banes in the 2007 live-action film Transformers , based on the toy and cartoon saga of the same name. Fox played the love interest of Shia LaBeouf ‘s character Sam Witwicky. Fox was nominated for an MTV Movie Award in the category of “Breakthrough Performance”, and was also nominated for three Teen Choice Awards . She had signed on for two more Transformers sequels, reprising her role as Mikaela in Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen . There was some controversy surrounding Fox’s appearance while filming the sequel when Michael Bay , the film’s director, ordered the actress to gain 10 pounds. The film was released worldwide on June 24, 2009.
Fox was to star in the third installment, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, but was not included because of her statements comparing working under director Bay to working for Hitler . Bay said in June 2009 that Fox was fired on orders of executive producer Steven Spielberg , a claim Spielberg challenged. In 2009, Fox had her first lead role since the Transformers series; she portrayed the title character in Jennifer’s Body, written by Academy Award–winning screenwriter Diablo Cody . In April 2009, she began filming Jonah Hex , in which she portrayed Leila ( Tallulah Black ), a gun-wielding beauty and Jonah Hex’s (Josh Brolin) love interest. The film was released on June 18, 2010. Despite receiving top billing, Fox described her role in the film as being a cameo . Jonah Hex was a critical and commercial failure in the U.S., with its international distribution cancelled after its poor performance. The film was named the “worst picture of the year” by the Houston Film Critics Society.
In January 2013, Fox was featured in a Brazilian television commercial for Brahma beer . In February 2013, Fox set aside her differences with her former director Michael Bay and worked again with him on his reboot of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014). In 2015, Fox was cast in the role of Amelia Delthanis in the Plarium video game, Stormfall: Rise of Balur. In October 2015, it was confirmed that Fox would be temporarily replacing Zooey Deschanel in the television show New Girl following Deschanel’s maternity leave. Fox reprised the role of April O’Neil in the 2016 film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows . On September 12, 2018, it was confirmed that Fox would star in the Korean War film The Battle of Jangsari beside Korean actor Kim Myung-min . She played a lead role as Marguerite Higgins , an American news reporter.
In 2019, Fox starred in the mystery-fantasy film Above the Shadows opposite Olivia Thirlby and Alan Ritchson , directed by Claudia Myers . It was released on July 19, 2019, by Gravitas Ventures . That same year, Fox appeared in Zeroville directed by James Franco , which was previously shot in 2014. The film was panned by critics and preformed poorly at the box office. In 2020, Fox will star in Think Like a Dog opposite Josh Duhamel , which is scheduled to be released on video on demand on June 9, 2020.
Fox and Green married on June 24, 2010 in a private ceremony at the Four Seasons Resort on Maui . Fox filed for divorce on August 21, 2015, a few days after she and Green announced their separation. By early 2016, they were back together and expecting a third child. On April 25, 2019 Fox filed to dismiss the divorce in Los Angeles, California. In May 2020, it was announced the two had separated. Together, they have three sons: Noah Shannon Green (born 2012), [ Bodhi Ransom Green (born 2014) and Journey River Green (born 2016). Fox is also a stepmother to Green’s son, Kassius (born 2002), from a previous relationship.
Fox has a form of brachydactyly called clubbed thumb , and has discussed her obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD), insecurities, self-harming , and has acknowledged that she has low self-esteem . In 2013, she said that her Christian faith is still very important to her and she believes it keeps her grounded. With regard to relationships and her sexuality, Fox said that she has a general distrust and dislike of men, and that the perception of her as a “wild and crazy sexpot” is false because she is asocial and has only been sexually intimate with her “childhood sweetheart” and Brian Austin Green; she stated that she would rather stay at home instead of going out, and emphasized that she cannot have sex with someone she does not love. She is bisexual , and said she believes that “all humans are born with the ability to be attracted to both sexes”. Fox and Green are supporters of Generosity Water , and have funded the creation of over ten water wells for the organization.
Fox said all women in Hollywood are known and marketed as sex symbols, but that this is okay if the woman knows how to utilize the status. She created a character for her public image because she was unwilling to sacrifice her true self to the world. The media often comparing Fox to actress Angelina Jolie , dubbing her the “next Angelina Jolie”, also affected her image.