Also famed with her nickname ‘Momo’, she is none other than the sensational black beauty, Monique Coleman. She is one of the versatile packages inside the show business holding a career as an actress, singer, dancer, philanthropist as well as entrepreneur. Among her numerous on- screen characters, the actress is best noted for playing Taylor McKessie in the popular Disney movie “High School Musical”.
Monique Coleman’s real birth name is Adrienne Monique Coleman, born as the daughter of Roz Coleman & her husband on 13th of November, 1980. She grew up in her hometown of Orangeburg, located in South Carolina, United States. She initially earned her education from the Heathwood Hall Episcopal School & subsequently joined the DePaul University’s The Theatre School, in Chicago, Illinois, garnering her BFA degree in the year 2002 with Acting as a major. She as well made a visit to the Greece based American Farm School in 2012.
However Monique Coleman carries a long list of friends, she always had a single person as the love of her life. The lucky guy is none other than her spouse, Walter Jordan, with whom she exchanged marriage vow on the Valentine’s Day of 2014, i.e. 14th February, 2014. The nuptial ceremony was carried out inside a private festive in Thailand’s Koh Samui, & just few guests were invited. The couple doesn’t share any kids to date, & has not even revealed any plan concerning this issue.
Monique Coleman professionally got enrolled into acting as a theatre actress, soon coming out as a television actress as well. Her initial works include her auditions within the South-east region, playing on some local & regional commercials, plus some supporting parts in movies. While it looked like this gorgeous earned fame overnight as one among the High School Musical gems, her trip to prominence in fact took about a decade. Considerably elder than her High School Musical (HSM) fellow stars, Monique had already stepped into her 25 when the 2006 hit Disney movie altered her life. Though the actress had a plentiful of roles in the 1990s, her career lifted after landing roles on different television series such as Boston Public, Malcolm in the Middle & Gilmore Girls, invariably portraying junior than her real years. High School Musical & a recurring part in another Disney Chanel’s smack sitcom “the Suite Life of Zack & Cody” sowed her resolutely in the limelight & offered her a part on Dancing With the Stars’ 3rd season, where she concluded 4th. Most recently, she was seen in the role of Roz in the 2014 released film “Free The Nipple”, behind her portrayal in 2 different 2010 released movies, “We Are Family” & “Promise Rings”. That year, she as well appeared as herself in an educational US children’s TV series “The Electric Company”. Prior to this, Monique was noticed co- hosting the ABC talk-show program “The View”, followed by her starring as Layla in a famous Italian animated TV sitcom “Winx Club”. Additionally, the actress has more recently voiced the character Fontasia in “The Cleveland Show”, a U.S. adult animated series.
Besides acting, Monique since her youth was very much involved in both of her school & community works, where she accomplished everything from play performances to participating in forensic events, running track, volunteering along with abused kids & even cheer-leading. She at present owns the total sum of 2 million US dollar as her accumulated net worth. The black beauty is occupied with an array of kids’ charities, such as the Amazing Grace Children’s Foundation, the Children’s Miracle Network, The Starlight Children’s Foundation & UNICEF.
Monique Coleman started performing initially as a high school scholar, making appearances on stage & in an array of commercials, & as well directing, writing & landing roles in her private one-lady vehicle. As something additional to her biography, on 8th September, 2010, this gorgeous lady also launched “Gimme Mo” as her own online talk-show, dedicated to sanctioning today’s youth. For further details, log on to wiki additional to her official web pages. The actress can also be followed via facebook & twitter.