|Lyndsy Fonseca Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 5 in|
|Date of Birth||January 7, 1987|
Lyndsy Fonseca is an American actor whose career began by playing Colleen Carlton in the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless in 2001. She then went on to play several television roles including Penny Mosby in the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother, Angie Martinelli in the ABC series Marvel’s Agent Carter, Dylan Mayfair in the mystery comedy-drama series Desperate Housewives, Donna in the HBO drama series Big Love, Alex Udinov in The CW action-thriller drama series Nikita, and Jenn Cardell in the drama series Boston Public. Moreover, her film credits include playing Katie Deauxma in Kick-Ass and Kick-Ass 2, Danielle in the adventure comedy-drama film Moments of Clarity, Dawn in the drama film Remember the Daze, Jenny in the sci-fi comedy film Hot Tub Time Machine, Natalie in the romantic comedy-drama film The Escort, and Iris in the supernatural psychological horror film The Ward.
Lyndsy Marie Fonseca
Oakland, California, United States
She divides her time between –
- Los Angeles, California, United States
- New York City, New York, United States
- Father – James Victor Fonseca
- Mother – Lima Lynn (née Bergmann)
- Siblings – Hannah Dworkin (Younger Half-Sister) (Actress)
- Others – James Victor “Jimmy” Fonseca (Paternal Grandfather), Lilia Costa (Paternal Grandmother), Michael J. Bergmann (Maternal Grandfather), Joan Marie Semas (Maternal Grandmother), Reid Dworkin (Stepfather) (Attorney)
Lyndsy Fonseca has been repped by Management 360, Talent Management Company, Los Angeles, California, United States.
According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, her net worth had been $2 Million.
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
54 kg or 119 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Lyndsy Fonseca has dated –
- Douglas Smith (2008) – She had a fling with Canadian actor Douglas Smith in the year 2008.
- James Holzier (2009) – In 2009, Lyndsy was romantically linked to actor James Holzier.
- Matthew Smiley (2009-2013) – Lyndsy married Canadian artist and writer, Matthew Smiley in April 2009. They remained together for three years and split in July 2012. Finally, in 2013, Lyndsy filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences.
- Noah Bean (2014-Present) – In 2014, she started dating American actor Noah Bean. In February 2016, Lyndsy had announced her engagement to Noah. On October 2, 2016, the couple tied the knot in Connecticut. In February 2018, the couple welcomed their first child together, daughter Greta.
Race / Ethnicity
She has Portuguese ancestry. Her dad is full Portuguese while her mom is half Portuguese.
35-24-34 in or 89-61-87 cm
4 (US) or 36 (EU)
8 (US) or 5.5 (UK) or 38.5 (EU)
She has appeared in television commercials of Radio Shack, Bayer, Kinder Milch Minis, and Cap’n Crunch.
Best Known For
Playing Colleen Carlton in The Young and the Restless from 2001 to 2005, and as Alexandra “Alex” Udinov in The CW’s Nikita from 2010 to 2013.
She appeared in the 2005 TV movie I Do, They Don’t for her role as Sandy Barber.
First TV Show
Playing Colleen Carlton in CBS’s soap opera The Young and the Restless from 2001 to 2005.
Pilates is her favorite exercise to stay in shape. But, she also goes to the gym and does cardio like running.
She likes to have big leafy salads. She had them on the set of Nikita and used to share photographs of the same.
Lyndsy Fonseca Favorite Things
- Food – Sushi
- TV Show – Big Love (2006-2011), Breaking Bad (2008-2013)
- Book – The Key (By Whitley Strieber)
- Actors – Leonardo DiCaprio
- Actress – Meryl Streep, Kate Winslet, Cate Blanchett, Natalie Portman
- Movies – Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), When Harry Met Sally (1989)
- Singers – Sarah McLachlan, Fiona Apple, Dave Matthews
Source – TV.com
Lyndsy Fonseca Facts
- She was discovered by a talent scout in San Francisco.
- During her childhood, she resided at many places such as Moraga, Oakland, and Alameda.
- She had made herself to the list of Maxim’s Hot 100 in 2010 (at #62) and 2011 (at #88).
- She was active in dancing in her childhood.
- Fonseca wanted to be a professional dancer for her full life.
- She is one of the 9 actresses who auditioned for the role of Katniss in The Hunger Games which had eventually gone to Jennifer Lawrence.
- For her performance in The CW series titled Nikita, she was nominated for Teen Choice Awards in the “Choice TV Actress: Action” category consecutively from 2011 to 2013.