Brianne Howey is a talented American actress who has won the hearts of her many fans through the amazing interpretation of her roles in movies and TV series. The actress landed a spot in the limelight through her vampiric role as Shauna Babcock in the 2019 Fox TV series titled The Passage. She made her first screen appearance in 2008, when she portrayed the role of Jess Ramsey in the short film, Suckerpunch. Since then, she has scored more roles in other blockbuster movies and TV series including Horrible Bosses 2, The Exorcist, and I Live with Models, among others. Learn more about the bio, family, and other interesting facts about Brianne Howey below.
Who is Brianne Howey and How Old is She?
The Passage actress was born as Brianne Nicole Howey on the 24th of May 1989. Although she was born in La Canada, Los Angeles, California, it was in Pasadena that she was raised. She reportedly spent about 9 months in Melbourne, Australia when she was very young.
Brianne Howey was inclined to performing arts from an early stage and while she was in high school, she participated in several theatre productions organized by her school. She is an alumna of Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, where she took classes on theatre and improvisation. Soon after she graduated in 2007, she proceeded to Tisch School of the Arts of New York University where she acquired a degree in theatre in 2011.
Career And Rise To Prominence
While she was still in the university, Brianne was able to kick off her acting career in 2008. She scored her first acting role in the short film, Suckerpunch where she starred as Jess Ramsey. Afterward, she went on to play the role of Emily Givens in yet another short film, Appropriate Sex in 2009. The following year, she made her television debut, appearing in an episode of the CW TV series, 90210. Later in the same year, she was also seen playing the role of Clare in Party Favors and Belle Slater in The Great Belle and Bill Slater.
Brianne Howey made her feature film debut in 2014 when she portrayed the character of Candy in the comedy thriller film, Horrible Bosses 2 alongside prominent stars such as Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, and Jason Sudeikis, among others. She also starred in films such as EXTR and On Dangerous Heels as well as the TV shows – Twisted, Hart of Dixie, and Playing House, all in the same year. Her next project is the 2015 short film, Fruit Detective where she played the role of Brusselia Sprout.
She garnered her breakthrough in 2015 when she joined the cast of the TV series, I Live with Models. Playing the main role of Scarlet, the actress starred in six episodes of the series from 2015 to 2017. Her outstanding performance exposed her to much bigger opportunities. Her next bigger role came in 2016 when she portrayed Kat Rance in the American horror drama series, Exorcist alongside Geena Davis and Ben Daniels. She also played the role of Shauna Babcock in the 2019 series, The Passage.
Parents And Family
Brianne Howey was born into a middle-class American family and is one of the five children born to her parents. However, the names of her parents are currently not known. According to reports, the actress’ parents are said to have separated but later got back together. Meanwhile, looking at the way she gushes over her family, there is no doubt the actress shares a strong bond with them. She once disclosed the name of one of her younger siblings as Cailan Howey while others are still unknown.
While the actress has been enjoying a flourishing acting career, she is equally successful in her love life. She is currently in a relationship with a man named Matt Ziering. The pair began their relationship in 2014 and have been together ever since. There are no much details about Matt including his date of birth and where he was born. Like most relationships in the present day, the lovebirds always share their loved-up pictures while vacationing at exotic locations on their Instagram accounts.
Other Facts About The “Passage” Actress
1. Brianne Howey is a very charming and beautiful lady. Although she is not the tallest actress out there, she stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches.
2. Although she has become a famous celebrity, her boyfriend, Matt, is not a celebrity. He is an attorney currently based in California. He obtained his Juris Doctorate from Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University, California in 2015.
3. The actress is very active on social media platforms including Twitter and Instagram where has over 36k followers.