Vanessa Morgan Biography, age, Family, Siblings, Husband and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Vanessa Morgan. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about her.

  1. What does Vanessa do for a living?
  2. Who are Vanessa’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Vanessa’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Vanessa married or does she have a boyfriend?
  5. Does Vanessa have any children?
  6. Where is Vanessa Morgan now?
  7. How tall is Vanessa Morgan?
  8. How much money does Vanessa Morgan earn?
  9. What is Vanessa Morgan’s net worth?

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 Who is Vanessa Morgan?

Vanessa Morgan Mziray professionally known as Vanessa Morgan is a popular Canadian actress. She is well recognized for her roles as Beatrix ”Bird” Castro in the MTV teen drama series Finding Carter, and Amanda Pierce in the Family teen comedy series The Latest Buzz. As well as Sarah in the Disney Channel/Teletoon movie My Babysitter’s a Vampire and the television series of the same title. She additionally portrays Toni Topaz in The CW teen drama series Riverdale.

Vanessa Morgan Career


Morgan made her acting breakthrough in 2000 in the VH1 movie A Diva’s Christmas Carol and another performance in the movie Frankie & Alice in 2010. She was recognized for her role as Amanda Pearce in 2007, in the Family teen comedy series The Latest Buzz in addition to performing the theme song for the series.

Vanessa portrayed Marion Hawthorne in the 2010 Disney Channel movie Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars. The next year she portrayed Sarh in the Teletoon/ Disney Channel movie My Babysitter’s a Vampire and the television series of the same title. She has appeared in the 2011 Disney Channel movie Geek Charming. Morgan also had a recurring role in season 2 of the Disney Channel comedy series A.N.T. Farm for four episodes. In 2013 she appeared on Degrassi: The Next Generation for two episodes.

In 2014, Morgan had a recurring role, on the MTV show Finding Carter, portraying Beatrix ”Bird” Castro. She then joined the main cast of the fantasy drama series The Shannara Chronicles as Lyria for the second season on Spike in 2017. Vanessa was then cast in the recurring role of Toni Topaz in The CW teen drama series Riverdale. It was mentioned that she would be a series regular for the show’s third season on May 2, 2018.

Other works

Vanessa participated in the first season of the CTV reality competition series The Amazing Race Canada with her sister, Celina Mziray. The duo completed the race in the third position.

A photo of Vanessa Morgan

A photo of Vanessa Morgan

How old is Vanessa Morgan?

Vanessa Morgan Mziray was born on March 23, 1992, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, and is aged 29 as of 2021. She shares her birthday with celebrities including Kyrie Irving, Amanda Plummer, Catherine Keener, James Bradley, Joan Crawford,  Roger Bannister, Rex Tillerson, among others.

Vanessa Morgan Family

Who are Vanessa Morgan’s parents?

Vanessa Morgan Mziray was born in Ottawa, Ontario to her parents. She is of Scottish ancestry from her mother’s side and Tanzanian ancestry from her father’s side and of many cultures as she was born in Canada. Her parents’ information is, however, not known and not available on social media as she has not revealed it.

Does Vanessa Morgan have siblings?

Morgan was born as a daughter to her family among two girls. She has one sibling, sister Celina Mziray, with whom she competed together within The Amazing Race Canada.

Vanessa Morgan Education

Morgan received a scholarship in 1999 at a Hollywood acting academy. Later she attended Colonel By Secondary School graduating in 2010 and then joined Queen’s University, graduating with a bachelor of philosophy.

Vanessa Morgan Interests

Morgan started singing at the age of six and sang at community events and telethons, performed for Childhelp. She was a regular guest entertainer for the College of the Desert scholarship foundation. She received a scholarship to the Hollywood acting academy after she got spotted by a Hollywood agent in 1999.

Morgan won the Junior Miss America pageant and won first position vocalist at the National Date Festival in 1999. The next year she won first place in the African-American Vocal Competition. She was also a member of the competitive NTA tennis program at the Ottawa Athletic Club at an early age.

Vanessa Morgan Husband

Morgan got engaged to professional baseball player Michael Kopech on July 3, 2019. On January 4, 2020, the couple married, and she later announced she was pregnant on July 24, 2020. However, Kopech filed for divorce on June 19, 2020, and it was still pending as of December 2020.

Vanessa Morgan Kids

After announcing she was pregnant in 2020, Morgan gave birth to her first child, son River Kopech, in 2021.

Vanessa Morgan Residence

Morgan has a home in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. However, she currently resides in Los Angeles, California, where she makes her home as she works in the U.S.

Vanessa Morgan Height

Canadian actress, Morgan has a beautiful, curvaceous body with an impressive height of 5 ft 2 in (1.57 m) and a weight of 55 kg (121 lbs).

Vanessa Morgan Net Worth

The Canadian actress and beauty pageant has been active in her acting career from 2000 to the present. She has become famous for her numerous roles and has garnered up an accumulative net worth of $2 million as of 2021.


Year Title Role Notes
2000 A Diva’s Christmas Carol Young Ebony Television film
2007–2010 The Latest Buzz Amanda Pierce Main role
2010 Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars Marion Hawthorne Television film
2010 Frankie & Alice 16-year-old Frankie Film; credited as Vanessa Morgan Mziray
2010 My Babysitter’s a Vampire Sarah Television film
2011–2012 My Babysitter’s a Vampire Sarah Main role
2011 Geek Charming Hannah Mornell
2012 A.N.T. Farm Jeanne Gossamer / Vanessa LaFontaine 4 episodes
2013 Degrassi Vanessa 2 episodes
2013 Saving Hope Ricki Wilkins Episode: “Why Waste Time”
2013 The Amazing Race Canada Herself/Contestant Season 1 contestant, 3rd place
2014 Guilty at 17 Leigh Television film
2014 The Night Session Brittany / Intruder Short film
2014–2015 Finding Carter Beatrix “Bird” Castro Recurring role
2015 Some Assembly Required Jazlyn Sims Episode: “Award Show in a Box”
2017 The Shannara Chronicles Lyria Main role (season 2)
2017–present Riverdale Toni Topaz Recurring role (season 2); main role (season 3–present)
2018 Pimp Destiny Film[22]
2019 Lip Sync Battle Herself Episode: “Andy Grammer vs. Vanessa Morgan”
TBD Margaux TBD Film[23]