Michaela Conlin was born on June 9, 1978 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Bones (2005), The Lincoln Lawyer (2011) and Enchanted (2007).
Has one older sister.
Graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, with a BFA in Theatre.
Went to Parkland High School in Allentown PA.
She is real-life best friends with Emily Deschanel who plays "Dr. Temperance 'Bones' Brennan", her best friend on their show Bones (2005).
Her father is Irish American and her mother is Chinese American.
Personal Quotes (5)
I was trained on stage at NYU in New York City; I did a lot of theatre then.
Hart Hanson is one of the coolest, smartest producers I've ever worked for. He's very open to ideas, he says no when he should, he says yes when it would work for the show.
I never used to get homesick when I first moved to L.A.
Pilot season in L.A. is just this blood bath. They make so many pilots, and such a small percentage are picked up. And then if you are picked up, there are so many variables. You have to get a good time slot, and you have to get promoted. And then you have to thrive in that time slot.
I sample a little bit of everything - a bit of 'House,' a little bit of 'Prison Break.' I love 'Project Runway;' it's my favorite show!