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Michaela Conlin Biography

Birth Place:
Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States

Fast Facts

  • Began performing in community theater at age 6
  • After college, she studied at the Experimental Theater Wing's International Training Program in Amsterdam
  • Appeared on Bravo's reality show The It Factor, about actors struggling to make it in the entertainment industry
  • Told Hollywood 411 that her bisexual Bones character Angela Montenegro "has a much more wild love life than I do
  • " Took some painting classes to better understand her Bones character, a forensic facial-reconstruction specialist who has skills and training as an artist
  • Was nominated for a 2008 Asian Excellence Award for Supporting Television Actress for her work on Bones (Conlin's mother is Chinese and her father is Irish)
  • In her free time, she enjoys reading, going to movies, writing short stories and traveling



    • Fran Conlin -- Father
    • Denise Conlin -- Mother