Manzie Tio Allen Biography – Family & Facts About Woody Allen’s Daughter

Manzie Tio Allen is an American famous personality who is best known for being the daughter of the legendary and controversial director Woody Allen and his wife, Soon-Yi Previn. She is their second child and also the second daughter that they adopted. Her biggest claim to fame is her link to her parents and although she has been a familiar face in the media sphere since she became a part of the family, Manzie is yet to start a career of her known or do anything extraordinary with her life that might bring her personal fame. In fact, you would be forgiven for mistaking her to be just another regular American teenager.

Early Life and Career Beginnings 

Manzie was born in Texas, in February 2000. Six months after the little girl was born, she became a part of Woody Allen and his model wife Soon-Yi Previn. The couple named her after the brilliant drummer Manzie Johnson, who belonged to their favourite band and is considered a legend in the American music scene. Although there is no information about Manzie Tio Allen’s childhood, or where she completed her basic education, she attended Barnard College which is located in New York City.

The famous child of the director has managed to lead a very lowkey life. She keeps most details about her personal life away from the media and under the radar. Manzie does not grant interviews except when absolutely necessary and she does her best to steer clear of the paparazzi. She is mostly enjoying her young age, spending time with her friends and doing all the normal things that people her age engage in.

As at the time of this writing, she does not have a career, but there is a possibility that she might follow her parent’s path by seeking out a profession in show business and entertainment when the time comes. She appears to have a close relationship with the members of her adoptive family and is often pictured hanging out with her father and mother at events or regular social functions.

Her Family Details

Manzie Tio Allen and Woody Allen
Manzie Tio and Woody Allen: Image Source

Manzie comes from a very successful and accomplished family. Her father is Woody Allen, the acclaimed director, comedian, and writer, known for his groundbreaking work on film and television. Her mother – Soon-Yi Previn, is an actress and model, who came to the spotlight for being the adoptive daughter of Mia Farrow when the American actress was still with her then long-time boyfriend Woody Allen.

Her parents’ relationship began in 1991, in an utterly controversial and worrisome way. Woody Allen was dating Soon-Yi Previn’s mother, Mia for over a decade when they began dating each other without Mia’s knowledge. It wasn’t until Mia found nude pictures of Soon-Yi in Woody Allen’s house that she realized something funny has been going on, she ended her relationship with him. Soon-Yi, who was 21 at the time, continued seeing Woody Allen. They got married shortly after and have been together through all the ups and downs since then.

Furthermore, Manzie Tio Allen’s other siblings are doing very well for themselves. Her siblings are named Bechet Allen, Dylan O’Sullivan Farrow, Moses Farrow and Ronan Farrow. Her step-sister, Dylan accused Woody Allen of sexually abusing her while he was dating her mother. According to Dylan, the experience left a traumatic imprint on her life that she has been battling. She has publicly spoken about the assault and has condemned her father, as well as the members of society who choose to condone his predatory behaviours.

Her brother, Ronan, on the other hand, is busy building a career for himself as a lawyer, journalist, and activist. He has also worked as an advisor to the United States government. Her elder sister Bechet is the first child that Soon-Yi Previn and Woody Allen adopted shortly after they got married.

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Interesting Facts About Woody Allen’s Daughter

1. Manzie does not have a substantial net worth of her own. However, she has been living a lavish lifestyle on her father’s income and he is estimated to have a net worth of $80 million.

2. She has blonde hair and brown eyes. She also has pretty facial features. Manzie Tio Allen possesses an average height, which is neither short nor tall.

3. She has managed to keep her boyfriends and personal relationships a secret as she has not yet been reported to be dating anyone. There is plenty of time in her future for romantic entanglements.