American actress, Megyn Price who is best known for her role as Claudia Finnerty in the FOX Network/WB sitcom Grounded for Life also played such roles as Audrey Bingham on CBS Rules of Engagement and most currently as Mary Roth on Netflix’s The Ranch, created by Don Reo and Jim Patterson.
Since her acting career from the 90s. Megyn has featured in more roles for TV than movies. She has appeared in movies like Mystery Alaska, Love Happens, Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector, The Polar Bear, 3 Day Test and others. Amongst all her TV roles, Grounded for Life gave her more popularity, the most since the start of her acting career. It is perhaps magical that most of her TV shows are always a hit with high Target Rating Points. As a voice artiste, she also worked in Seth MacFarlane’s adult cartoon series American Dad. Megyn provided the voice of the Linda Memari character.
Megyn Price Biography
The Grounded for Life star was born in Seattle in the state of Washington on March 24, 1971. Megyn’s family was of the Mormon religion and she was raised as such. Her parent’s names are not known. However, she has a brother named Joseph, an Air Force captain who now works as a computer specialist. Megyn seems to be naturally introverted for the most part. In her spare time, the star actress loves cooking, writing and gardening.
Though born in Washington, she spent a greater amount of her childhood and teen life in Oklahoma where she did her high school. Megyn attended Norman High School in Norman, Oklahoma. During her academic time there, she produced and wrote a play, Here Comes the Sun. While this appears to be an early sign of her flair and skill for the performing arts, Megyn at the time, never thought of taking acting seriously. In her words, she thought it was “the dumbest career choice anyone could possibly make”.
As time went by, the reverse became the case. For her higher education, Megyn studied Economics and Communication at Stanford University. Still not giving it a serious thought, she continued to display active participation in school stage productions. She went as far as performing at San Francisco’s conservatory theatre. After her graduation, the young lady who clearly has a good head for numbers landed a job as an investment banker. After one year, Megyn Price gave up the well-paid job to make way for acting, a passion she has denied for too long. She recalled being discontent with each passing moment till she made the big decision once and for all. So far, the former banker does not regret her move. Her first TV appearance was in the American sci-fi TV series, Quantum Leap in 1990. In it, she played the role of Suzane, daughter of a quantum physicist. Since then, she has featured in quite a few movies and appeared in over ten TV series like LateLine, Common Law, Drop Dead Diva, amongst others. The Washington-born star is commonly known for her comedic roles. She has featured as a celebrity judge in a number of reality cooking shows.
Megyn Price reportedly receives an average salary of $50,000 for her role in the Netflix series, The Ranch. The pay is same for other co-stars of the series as well. The multi-millionaire actress resides in a $1.6 million house in Los Angeles.
Affairs, Boyfriend, Family Life
Megyn Price is a married woman and mother of one. Her first husband was Hollywood’s Bill Lawrence, screenwriter, producer and director; the creator of Scrubs and other television shows. They divorced in 1996. Three years later, Bill got married to actress Christa Miller, together, they have 3 children.
On the other hand, Megyn found love again in the arms of her high school friend and sweetheart, Edward Cotner. The two lovebirds who dated in high school rekindled their love in 2004 after ending her first marriage with Bill Lawrence. Megyn married the emergency doctor in 2005 and they both have a daughter named, Grace. Their daughter was born on July 7, 2007.
Height: 5 feet 7 inches(1.70 m)
Weight: 110 lbs (50 kg)
Body Measurements: 34-26-34 inches
Eye Color: Hazel eyes
Hair Color: Blonde
Dress size: 4
Shoe Size: 8
Net worth: $4 million