Mouzam Makkar is an outstanding Indian-born American actress. She got into the limelight portraying Alex St. John in the seventh season of The Vampire Diaries. Makkar is a regular cast member in the ABC series The Fix and the NBC series Champions.
Mouzam Makkar Early life and Education
Mouzam Makkar was born in Kerala, India. She grew up in the United Arab Emirates. Her both parents belong from India. There is still confusion about her age in the media but she celebrates her birthday in May. She moved to the United States when she was just twelve years old with her parents.
Many people still question her nationality, her ethnicity is Indian but her nationality is American. She graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in three years with First Class Honors and a Bachelor of Science in Finance.
Mouzam Makkar is not only an actress but also a producer by profession. She used to work in Investment Bank and private equity before pursuing an acting career. She also performed as a stage actor before doing movies and TV shows. At beginning of her career, she started with small roles in TV shows. Some of her first projects are Chicago Fire (2012), Promised Land (2013), Consumed (2015), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2015), and Halloween (2016).
After that, she landed the role of Alex in the popular series The Vampire Diaries and The Exorcist which took her career to a new level. In 2018, she joined the cast of the NBC comedy Champions, which also help to boost her career further. Recently she portrays the role of Jennifer McDuffie on Naomi.
Who is Mouzam Makkar’s Husband?
Mouzam Makkar is still unmarried but is reportedly engaged to her partner Brent Yarger. The Vampire Diaries star is in a relationship with her boyfriend since 2012 and is currently engaged to him. She even shares photos with her boyfriend on social media quite often.
Mouzam Makkar Net worth and Salary
Mouzam’s net worth is estimated at 3 million US dollars. She is also a producer which makes clear that she earns a decent amount from her career. As her career as an actor is growing exponentially, her net worth will be growing. She reportedly earns around $100,000 per episode from the TV series.
Makkar is active on her social media account and she shares about her lifestyle and profession. She has more than two thousand followers on her Twitter account and more than 7 thousand followers on her Instagram account.