Mischa Anne Marsden Barton an English television, film, stage actress was born on 24th January, 1986 in Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom. Mischa Barton is famous for her character as Marissa Cooper in American TV series The O.C.
Mischa Barton was the daughter of an English father, Paul Marsden Barton, who is an alien exchange negotiator and an Irish mother, Nuala (Quinn), who is a photographer. Mischa Barton has 2 sisters, Zoe Barton and Hania. At the age of 5, Mischa Barton shifted to New York City. Mischa Barton became the naturalized citizen of United States in Los Angeles on 3 February 2006. Mischa Barton completed her graduation from Professional Children's School in Manhattan in 2004. Mischa Barton attended the classes at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in summer of 2006.
When Mischa Barton was 8 years old, Mischa began acting, co-starring in Off Broadway debut of Slavs!, written through Tony Kushner. Mischa Barton emerged in numerous other Off Broadway productions. Mischa Barton took a main role in James Lapine's Twelve Dreams at Lincoln Center. Mischa Barton made her movie debut in Lawn Dogs, which achieved awards at the film festivals around the world. After it, Mischa Barton has emerged in various movies, such as Notting Hill, Closing the Ring, St Trinians, and The Sixth Sense.
First, Mischa Barton emerged on TV in 1996, as a young Lily Montgomery in soap opera All My Children, and in modern re-make of Bonnie and Clyde. Mischa guest-starred in 8 episodes of TV series Once and Again as Jessie Sammler's (Evan Rachel Wood's) girlfriend, Katie Singer. And other TV appearances comprised the episode of FOX series Fast lane, James Blunt's music video "Goodbye My Lover", and Enrique Iglesias' music video "Addicted".
In August 2003, FOX debut the TV series The O.C., about prosperous teenagers with the stormy private lives who live in beautiful Orange County, California. Owing to big fan base, the concert became an all night success.
In July 2006, Mischa Barton emerged on British farce variety show The Friday Night Project as the guest host.
In the year of 2007, Mischa Barton emerged nude in the movie The Oh in Ohio, and in Closing the Ring.
Mischa Barton emerged in R-rated comedy movie Virgin Territory with Hayden Christensen, which was failure.
In 2007, Mischa Barton was directed in forthcoming international movie produced through the Russian band t.A.T.u., named You and I. Mischa emerged in the Assassination of a High School President, co-starring Bruce Willis, and when the movie debuted at 2008 Sundance Film Festival. Mischa Barton has done filming Don't Fade Away, Homecoming and Walled In which are completed expected to be discharge in 2009. Assassination of a High School President and You and I are planned to be discharge in 2009.
Recently Mischa Barton emerged on an admired show Gok's Fashion Fix on the Channel 4. After it, Mischa Barton joined the hit TV series Ugly Betty in 5-episode guest appearance.
At present, Mischa Barton is filming Bhopal: Prayer for Rain in India along with Martin Sheen.
At present, Mischa Barton is a speaker for the "Climate Star", an association that clashes Global Warming through legislative and social activism.
Mischa Barton provides the Entertainment Industry Foundation Ambassador collaborated with QVC to extend alertness and raise resources for women's cancer research throughout the Fashion Footwear Association of New York Shoes on Sale scheme.
In the year of 2007, Mischa Barton became a speaker for SAFE (Skin Awareness for Everyone) operation. Mischa Barton provided her name to TRAID crusade (Textile Recycling for Aid and International Development) in alliance with Visa Swap.
Mischa Barton is an envoy for the Save the Children and "One Water" crusade which brings water to isolated locations in Africa. She is on a board of "Lupus Research Committee" in Los Angeles.
Mischa Barton was detained on the doubt of driving under the influence, ownership of marijuana and also driving devoid of a legal license on 27th December 2007. Police discovered throughout traffic stop that Mischa Barton "was an unlicensed driver and was driving while under the influence of an alcoholic beverage". Mischa Barton was arrested and discharge from the West Hollywood Sheriff Station on US$10,000 bail.
"I was pulled over... just that. Obviously, I’m 100% responsible for my actions in this case and I’m really disappointed in myself... I don’t know what to say about it, except that I’m not perfect and I just don’t ever intend to do something this stupid again."
|1996||Where TheTruth Lies||Cinda||Stage play|
|New York Crossing||Drummond||TV movie|
|All MyChildren||Lily Montgomery|
|1997||One FleaSpare||Morse||Stage Play|
|1999||Notting Hill||Child actor|
|Frankie &Hazel||Frankie||TV movie|
|Julie Johnson||Lisa Johnson|
|2002||Once andAgain||Katie Singer||2001–2002|
|A Ring of EndlessLight||Vikki|
|2003||Octane||Natasha 'Nat' Wilson|
|The O.C.||Marissa Cooper||2003–2006|
|Fast lane||Simone||in episode"Simone Says"|
|2006||The Oh in Ohio||Kristen Taylor|
|2007||Closing theRing||Young Ethel Ann|
|St Trinian's||J.J. French|
|2008||Assassinationof a High School President||FrancescaFachini|
|You and I||Lana Starkova|
|2009||Walled In||Sam Walczak||Awaitingrelease|
|Bhopal: Prayer for Rain||TBA||Filming|