Meagan Good Biography
Born in California, she began acting at the age of four and appeared in several television dramas before making her feature film debut.
Her breakthrough role as a sexually charged adolescent came in the 1997 film ‘Eve’s Bayou.’ She later landed a regular role in the sitcom ‘Cousin Skeeter.’
She was a stunning and talented performer who seamlessly transitioned from child and teen star to adult actress. She has played a variety of roles in her career, ranging from a schoolgirl spy in ‘D.E.B.S.’ to a skilled dancer in ‘Roll Bounce‘ and ‘Stomp the Yard.’
She also dazzled as a femme fatale in the neo noir mystery film ‘Brick,’ and then delivered a powerful performance in the action film ‘Waist Deep.’
She also appeared as a guest star in a number of television dramas before landing the lead role in the NBC series ‘Deception,’ in which she played a detective. She relies on her wit and intelligence rather than her attractive face and physique.
|Real Name:||Meagan Monique Good|
|Date of Birth||August 8, 1981|
|Place of Birth:||Panorama City, Los Angeles, California|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Meagan Good was born Meagan Monique Good on August 8, 1981, in Panorama City, Los Angeles, California, to LAPD officer Leondis “Leon” Good and Tyra Wardlow-Doyle. She was raised in Canyon Country, California, with a brother and two sisters, La’Myia Good and Lexus Good.
She began her acting career when she was four years old. She began her career as an extra on television shows such as ‘Doogie Howser,’ ‘M.D.,’ and ‘Amen,’ among others.
She was cast in her first feature film, the 1995 hit ‘Friday,’ when she was 13 years old. Her mother was her manager during her adolescence.
She appeared in single episodes of several TV dramas as a teen artist, including ‘ABC Afterschool Special’ (1996), ‘Pacific Blue’ (1997), ‘Touched by an Angel’ (1997), and ‘The Parent ‘Hood’ (1997). (1997-98).
She first received critical acclaim for her role as a troubled teen in the acclaimed 1997 film ‘Eve’s Bayou,’ in which she co-starred with Samuel Jackson.
Meagan began acting when she was four years old. In the early stages of her career, she worked as an extra on television shows such as Doogie Howser, M.D. and Amen.
At the age of 13, she made her film debut in the comedy Friday. She rose to prominence as Cisley Batiste in the film Eve’s Bayou.
In the early 2000s, she began to take on more mature roles, such as Nina on Nickelodeon‘s Cousin Skeeter. She appeared in films such as 3 Strikes and House Party 4: Down to the Last Minute.
In 2003, Good made the transition to adult actress with roles in the action-drama Biker Boyz and Deliver Us from Eva. She played Vanessa on My Wife and Kids for one season and co-starred in the 2004 action film D.E.B.S with Sara Foster, Jill Ritchie, and Jordana Brewster.
Other films in which Good has appeared include You Got Served, Venom, Roll Bounce, One Missed Call, Good Hair, The Unborn, Monster Hunter, The Intruder, Day Shift, and many more.
She has also appeared in television shows such as Minority Report, Code Black, Harlem, Prodigal Son, and Deception.
She’s also been seen in music videos for Will Smith, Memphis Bleek, Imajin, Isyss, 50 Cent, and Tyrese.
She co-founded the production company Freedom Bridge Entertainment with Tamara Bass, Ty Hodges, and Marlon Olivera.
Good and Hill Carper contributed to Eniran Bereola II’s book Gentlewoman: Etiquette for a Lady from a Gentleman.
Meagan has featured in the following movies:
- Shazam (2019)
- Eve’s Bayou (1997)
- Brick (2005)
- Friday (1995)
- Think Like a Man (2012)
- Don Jon (2013)
- Deliver Us from Eva (2003)
- Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
- Roll Bounce (2005)
- LUV (2012)
In 2011, Meagan Good started dating DeVon Franklin, an executive for ‘Columbia Pictures’ and Seventh-day Adventist preacher. Meagan Good got engaged to DeVon Franklin in April 2012 and they got married on June 16, 2012 in Malibu, California. Ten years later in June 2022, they divorced.
Meagan’s Good Net Worth
Meagan has a net worth is estimated to be approximately $5 Million considering her sterling performances.