Megan Fox: before and after famous
When she came out on “Transformers,” she was quite the revelation, and now she’s missed a lot in the industry.
After nearly a decade of relative silence, Megan Fox has re-entered the news cycle. At first it was because she had separated from her husband of 10 years, Brian Austin Green. She was then seen in a new romance and starred in a very sexy music video, with actor and musician Machine Gun Kelly, creating great controversy.
Now, Fox is back in the news after a snippet of a 2009 interview she did with Jimmy Kimmel recently surfaced. In the interview, Ella Fox explains to Kimmel how she was sexualized in Hollywood as a teenager, and in response, Kimmel laughs and makes an as****xual joke.
The clip rekindled conversations about how Hollywood and the media treated the actress as a teenager, turning her into an ace****x icon and casting her in a role that plagued her for most of of her career. Discover its history!
Megan Fox: before and after
Megan Fox was born in Tennessee, USA, and is of Native American, French, and Irish descent. Her parents divorced when she was very young and, along with her sister, they were raised by her mother and adoptive father, Tony Tonachio.
It is said that she had a relatively strict childhood; she was not allowed to have a boyfriend, invite friends over, and lived with her mother until she could save enough to leave home.
The actress previously said she wasn’t always as pretty as she is now: “I was never the pretty girl at school that the boys wanted to hang out with. I had braces in my mouth and I was dyeing myself orange. wasn’t popular, he was kind of a loner.”
Megan also went on to say that in high school she was never popular, and that “everyone hated me, and I was a complete disaster, my friends were boys, and I had a very aggressive personality, and that’s why the girls didn’t.like me.Only I had one friend in all my life.
But she was growing up and her appearance underwent a drastic change.
Before acting, Megan started dancing when she was 5 years old. The arts were in her future from the start, as she also attended choir and continued her studies until the age of 13, when she began to consider a career in modeling. And after winning several beauty pageants, at age 17 she tried to quit school and move to Los Angeles.
She broke into the acting industry with the 2001 film “Holiday in the Sun.” For a few years she was a guest star on shows such as “What I Like About You” and “Two and a Half Men”. After a few years of struggle, Megan Fox landed her breakout role in Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen.
The movie “Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen” is the one that made Megan a successful and talented actress that landed her several other jobs.
After the 2004 film, Megan landed a role on the ABC sitcom “Hope & Faith.” She replaced Nicole Paggi and played the role of Sydney Shanowski in the series. She continued to appear on the show until ABC canceled it in 2006.
But it wasn’t until 2007 that Megan appeared on the world’s radar, landing a breakthrough role in the hit action franchise “Transformers.”
In this film, Megan played the love interest of Shia LaBeouf’s character, Sam Witwicky, with whom she gained enormous popularity. Fox was nominated for Breakthrough Performance at the MTV Movie Awards. She then reportedly signed on for two “Transformers” movies, until fame plummeted.
His performance kicked off nearly 2 years of relentless media coverage on Fox as the symbol ace****x.
In 2009, when she was 22, she starred in the horror comedy “Jennifer’s Body.” The film has since become a feminist cult classic, but failed in theaters, primarily due to its s****xist marketing and subsequent s****xist backlash, which misinterpreted it as a steamy men’s horror movie.
That same year, while doing press for “Jennifer’s Body,” Fox revealed in an interview that “Transformers” director Michael Bay was “a nightmare to work with,” comparing him to Hitler. After that, the sexist press around Fox escalated, and anonymous members of Bay’s band came out to defend the director and call her a mean, obnoxious woman.
She was later fired from the cast of “Transformers 3” and all but disappeared from the public eye, only appearing in a few films during the 2010s. Since then, she has only made headlines for her relationship with Brian Austin Green and Machine Gun. Kelly.