Malina Weissman Bio, Family, Net Worth, Boyfriend & More

Malina Weissman is an American child actress. She has a successful modeling career too. Malina is  best known for her roles as April O’Neil in the movie ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ and Violet Baudelaire in the Netflix series ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events.’ She started her modeling career when she was 8 years old, and appeared in the commercials of many famous brands. Then, Malina debuted in the films and performed characters that captured the attention of viewers. Weissman has also played major characters in various television shows.

Weissman is active on Social Media, where she has countless followers. The young actress is a lively teenager who pursues a way to rule the entertainment industry in the coming days.

Malina Weissman


Full Name Malina Opal Weissman
Date of Birth March 12, 2003
Birth Place New York, USA
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed of Ashkenazi, German
Gender Female
Education Professional Performing Arts School
Net Worth $6 million
Zodiac Sign Pieces
Profession Actress, Modeling
Weight 45 kg
Height 5 feet 5 inches
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue
Age 17 years old
Relationship Status Single
Father Unknown
Mother Unknown
Sister Wesley Weissman
Social Media Twitter- malinaweissman

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Malina Weissman was born in New York, on March 12, 2003. The young Malina started her modeling career as early as when she was 8 years old. Weissman’s mother is a former model. So, she entered the modeling industry following in her mother’s footsteps. Then, She signed a contract with the same agency that her mother worked for. Moreover, Malina has modeled for various famous brands Kelvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, and Levis.

Malina holds American citizenship and her ethnicity is a mix of Ashkenazi, German. Similarly, the young talented actress can speak three languages they are German, English, and Spanish. Therefore, it was not out of place for beauty to follow the path set by her mom. Although she yearned to be a veterinary doctor. The 17 years old child actress is a loving daughter to her parents who wholeheartedly supported her in her mounting career.

Family & Siblings

There is no more information given about Malina’s parents. But, the thing is her parents have supported Malina a lot to make her successful in her modeling and acting career. But as for her siblings, she has an elder sister named Ayla Weissman. Ayla is quite popular on Instagram, where she posts fashion, lifestyle, and selfie pictures to her eponymous account. The lovely actress lives with her parents and her sister. Therefore, the family of four live together happily in New York.

Age, Weight, Height

Malina Weissman

Malina Weissman is 17 years old as of 2020. She has a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs 45 kg. Also, Malina has got dark brown hair and blue eyes.

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Talking about Malina’s education, she has not provided much information related to her school/education. But it said that she is schooling through Professional Performing Arts School. However, it is under review. Malina Weissman wasted no time in clinching a modeling deal with the company which her mother modeled for. The age of this youngster has not deterred her from achieving a good number of feats and more exploits are still expected from her in no distant time.

Net Worth

Malina Weissman has an estimated net worth of around $6 million. And she earns that sum of money from her modeling career and her acting career.

Personal Life & Boyfriend

Talking about her love life, she is reportedly single with no signs of a boyfriend. And, she is too young to be in a relationship. There is no dearth of love in her life as she has been blessed with an adorable family. Malina might be focusing on her career rather than being in a relationship. As she is beautiful and talented, she will find the perfect one on her way.

Furthermore, Malina is a teenager who loves to lead a normal life. She focuses equally on her studies and her acting career. She plans to be a veterinary doctor someday, apart from being a successful actor. In addition, she loves dancing, reading, horse-riding, and swimming.

Rumors & Controversy

The is a rumor that the actress is dating her co-star Louis Hynes but neither of them has confirmed the rumor. She often shares pictures of them on her Instagram.


Malina Weissman

Malina Weissman began her professional career as a model when she was very 8 years old. She was signed by her mother agency. After that, she made her appearance in major designers and brands like Kelvin Klein, Levi’s, Ralph Lauren, Benetton, DKNY, H&M, among many others. Likewise, she also appeared in commercials  Maybelline, My Little Pony, Purell, ACT mouthwash, etc.

Malina made her film debut by playing the role of a young ‘April O’Neil’ in the science fiction action comedy film ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’. She portrayed the role of Megan Fox in the film in 2014. In 2015, the young actress Malina appeared in the CBS and Warner Bros. Television’s superhero series ‘Supergirl’ as a young Kara Zor-El, played as an adult by Melissa Benoist. Then, she appeared as Girl in Pink in ‘Thirsty’ in 2016 and had a significant role of Rebecca Brand in the comedy film ‘Nine Lives’ starring alongside Kevin Spacey and Jennifer Garner, which was released in August 2016.

Moreover, Malina appeared as Renee Epstein in the series ‘Difficult People’ in 2 episodes from 2015 to 2016. Meanwhile, she portrayed the role of Young Kara Zor- El in 7 episodes of ‘Supergirl’ from 2015 to 2017. And, from 2017 until 2019, the actress starred as Violet Baudelaire in the Netflix series ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events.’

Malina’s Favorites

Singer- Katy Perry

Destination- Copenhagen, Vancouver, Valladolid

Color- Red, Yellow, Pink

Food- Sushi, Pasta with butter and cheese, Macaroni and cheese, Chocolate cakes, Spaghetti, Italian Pizza

Hobbies– Watching TV, acting, swimming, singing, playing bass guitar, dancing, and horseback riding.

TV Shows- Black Mirror (2011-Present), Stranger Things (2016-Present), Fuller House (2016-Present)

Politician- Barack Obama

Books- Harry Potter

Music Festivals- Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, Stagecoach Festival, Lollapalooza Chicago

Mobile Brand- Apple

Animal- Cats

Movie- Nine Lives (2016)

Cars- Mercedes Benz, Audi A4, BMW 7 Series

Social Media

Malina Weissman is active on social media like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She is popular on Instagram with 809k followers and on Twitter with 26.5k followers.

Instagram- malinaweissman



  • Malina is an animal lover. She adores cats. She loved being part of the movie ‘Nine Lives,’ as it gave her a chance to perform with cats.
  • Weissman could relate to the character ‘Violet,’ as she found her to be as creative as herself. This added a touch of excellence to her portrayal of the character.
  • She wanted to be an actor from age 2.
  • Malina signed her first modeling contract at age 8, to the same agency her mother had modeled for.
  • The young actress appeared in the ads for Bloomingdale’s, Saks Fifth Avenue, Target, Macy’s, and H&M.
  • She speaks fluent German, French and Spanish, in addition to her native English.


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