Who is Mireille Enos?

Mireille Enos is an American actress who won numerous nominations including a Golden Globe and a Primetime Emmy nomination for her lead role as Sarah Linden in the American crime drama television series, ‘The Killing’. She is also notable for her role as Honey in the 2005 play, ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’. She has also lent her talent through the motion capture of Harper Dell in the 2020 basketball simulation video game, ‘NBA 2K21’.

Quick Infos
Full NameMarie Mireille Enos
Date of birth22 September 1975
Birth PlaceHouston, Texas
Parent(s)Monique Enos and Jon Goree Enos
Partner(s)Alan Ruck
Net worth$10 million


Biography, Family and Early Life

Enos’ full name is Marie Mireille Enos. She was born on 22 September 1975 to her mother, Monique Enos who is a French teacher, and to her father, Jon Goree Enos. She was born as the fourth among the five siblings and was raised in Houston, Texas alongside two brothers Jongiorgi Enos and Raphael Enos, and two sisters, Veronique Enos and Ginger Enos who is a modern dancer. she is currently 45 years old


Nationality and Zodiac

Mireille holds an American nationality and belongs to English, distant Irish, Scottish, Welsh and German ancestry from her father’s side and Italian and French ancestry from her mother’s side. She was a Mormon and used to attend the Mormon church. Her zodiac sign of Virgo.


Physical Features

She has a slim body figure with a body measurement of 35-25-35 inches respectively. Furthermore, she has a pair of beautiful blue colored eyes with red-colored hair.


Mireille’s height is f 5 feet and 2 inches (1.57m/157cms).


Mireille’s weight is s around 58kgs (126lbs).

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Enos studied and completed her high school from the Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, a secondary school located in Austin Street, Houston, Texas. For further studies, she studied and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brigham Young University, a private research university located in Provo, Utah.


Personal Life

Husband and Children

Mireille Enos is married to Alan Ruck, an American actor with whom she tied knots on 4 January 2008. The couple has since been blessed with two children whose names are Vesper Vivianne Ruck and Larkin Zouey Ruck. Besides this, she is also the mother of two stepchildren from her husband’s previous marriage.

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Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

She is active on social media platforms. Her official Instagram account (@iammireilleenos) has over 75 thousand followers and her official Twitter account (@iammireilleenos) has over 16 thousand followers.


Mireille Enos and Her Career


Enos gave her debut performance as a professional actor in the year 2001 when she played a small role of a yoga instructor in the 2001 American romantic comedy movie, ‘Someone Like You’ alongside Taylor Nunez and Marisa Tomei. Following this role, she went on to star in two short movies in the years 2005 and 2006 namely, ‘Chasing Leonard’ where she played the role of Lucinda, and ‘Falling Objects’ where she portrayed the role of Isobel Walker. In the year 2013, she appeared in movies like ‘Gangster Squad’, ‘World War Z’, ‘Devil’s Knot’ and ’Wild Horses’ where she portrayed the roles of Connie O’Mara, Karin Lane, Vicki Hutcheson, and Mills respectively.

She later went on to play the role of Lizzy Murray in ‘Sabotage’, of Tina in ‘The Captive’ and of Kat Hall in ‘If I Stay’ in the year 2014. She played the role of Tracey in ‘Katie Says Goodbye’ in the year 2016 and the role of Miranda Fall in ‘Never Here’ in the year 2017. Her recent works include movies like ‘Don’t Worry alongside John Magaro, He Won’t Get Far on Foot’ where she played the role of John Ghost’s mom, ‘Dark was the Night’ where she played the role of Nancy and ‘The Lie’ where she appeared as Rebecca all in the year 2018.


Television Show

Mireille Enos made her debut on television when she played the role of Naomi in the 1994 television movie, ‘Without Consent’. She has since made appearances on series like ‘Sex and the City’ in 1999, ‘The Education of Max Bickford’ in 2001, ‘Strong Medicine’ in the year 2003, ‘Rescue Me’ in the year 2004, ‘Without a Trace’ in the year 2006 and ‘Crossing Jordan’ in the year 2007. She has also had the lead role of Jordan Marquart and Kathy Marquart in the American television drama series, ‘Big Love’ where she appeared for a total of 25 episodes.

She also played the lead role of Sarah Linden and Alice Vaughan in series, ‘The Killing’ and ‘The Catch’ in the years between 2011 and 2017. Her recent works include the main role of Marrisa Wiegler in the 2019 American action-drama television series, ‘Hanna’ and the main role of War in the 2019 fantasy miniseries, ‘Good Omens’ alongside Adria Arjona and Michael Sheen which is based on the 1990 novel of the same name. It was written by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman.


Video Games

Mireille Enos also lent her talent when she helped with the motion capture for the character of Harper Dell in the 2020 basketball simulation video game, ‘NBA 2K21’, a game developed by Visual Concepts and published by 2K Sports.

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What kinds of Awards and Nominations has Mireille Enos Achieved?

Mireille Enos was awarded the Golden Globe Awards, Primetime Emmy, and three other different accolades for her work as Sarah Linden in ‘The Killing’ in the years 2011, 2012, and 2013. Likewise, she was also nominated by the Tony Awards for her work in ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ where she portrayed the role of Honey.


What is Mireille Enos Current Net Worth?

As of the year 2020, Mireille Enos has an approximate net worth of $10 million.