Morena Baccarin Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Morena Baccarin Quick Info
Height5 ft 7½ in
Weight57 kg
Date of BirthJune 2, 1979
Zodiac SignGemini
Eye ColorLight Brown

Born Name

Morena Silva de Vaz Setta Baccarin

Nick Name


Morena Baccarin during SAG Awards 2014
Morena Baccarin during SAG Awards 2014

Sun Sign


Born Place

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil




Morena went to Public School 41 and then to New York City Lab School for Collaborative Studies.

She also attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, before she became a part of the theater program at Juilliard School in Manhattan, New York City in 1996. There, she was in the Drama Division’s Group 29 from 1996 to 2000.




  • Father – Fernando Baccarin (Journalist)
  • Mother – Vera Setta (Actress)

Baccarin is a niece of Ivan Setta.


Morena is signed with Seven Summits Pictures and Management.




5 ft 7½ in or 171 cm


57 kg or 126 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Morena Baccarin has dated –

  1. Austin Chick (2009–2016) – Morena married the American director, Austin Chick on November 26, 2011 after starting dating in 2009. Morena and Austin have one son, Julius (born – October 22, 2013). In July 2015, she filed for divorce which was finalized on March 18, 2016.
  2. Ben McKenzie (2015-Present) – She started dating actor Ben McKenzie in September 2015 and engaged him in November 2016. On March 2, 2016, the couple welcomed their first child, daughter Frances Laiz Setta Schenkkan. They got married in June 2017 in Brooklyn, New York. In December 2020, it was revealed that the couple was expecting their 2nd child together.
Morena Baccarin and her better-half, Austin Chick
Morena Baccarin and her better-half, Austin Chick

Race / Ethnicity


Morena has Brazilian and Italian ancestry.

Hair Color


Eye Color

Light Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Shiny smile


34-24-37 in or 86-61-94 cm

Dress Size

6 (US) or 38 (EU)

Morena Baccarin during 2015 Fox Winter TCA All Star Party in Pasadena
Morena Baccarin during 2015 Fox Winter TCA All-Star Party in Pasadena

Shoe Size

8 (US) or 5.5 (UK) or 38.5 (EU)

Brand Endorsements

Morena has appeared in a TV commercial for Secret Anti-Perspirant / Deodorant.


Roman Catholicism

Best Known For

Baccarin is best known for her role as Inara Serra in the TV series Firefly from 2002 to 2003. She is also known for portraying Jessica Brody, the wife of the marine captain Nicholas Brody in the TV series Homeland from 2011 to 2013.

Morena has also appeared in the movies, Roger Dodger (2002), Death in Love (2008), Stolen (2009), Back in the Day (2014), Son of Batman (2014), Spy (2015), to name a few.

Morena Baccarin in a still from "Homeland" Series 2, Episode #6.2
Morena Baccarin in a still from “Homeland” Series 2, Episode #6.2

First Film

Morena’s first movie appearance was in 2001 with the fashion movie Perfume in which, she played the role of Monica.

First TV Show

Baccarin had her first television appearance in the space western science fiction drama television series Firefly from 2002 to 2003, in which she played the character of Inara Serra in a total of 14 episodes.

Morena Baccarin Favorite Things

  • Movie – The Bridges of Madison County (1995), The Piano (1993), Double Indemnity (1944), The Labyrinth (1986), The NeverEnding Story (1984)
  • Song – F— You – Cee Lo Green
  • Artist – David Bowie
  • Books – The Great Gatsby

Morena Baccarin Facts

  1. While she was studying in the New York City Lab School for Collaborative Studies, she was classmates with the actress Claire Danes. They later appeared in the TV series Homeland from 2011 to 2013.
  2. Baccarin’s first name Morena means “brunette” in Portuguese.
  3. In 2014, she was ranked at #57 on the list of Maxim’s “Hot 100.”
  4. She speaks Brazilian Portuguese.
  5. Morena’s mother, Vera Setta appeared in the movie O Vampiro de Copacabana in 1976, in which, she played the character of Morena.
  6. Morena was raised in New York City.

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  1. I am over 6 foot tall and very pretty my best features are eyes almond shaped golden brown eyes she’s no special then anyone else


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