Jena Malone, the infamous actress and also a musician is from America. She was born in the year 1984 which makes her age 31 years at present. She first stepped into the film industry through the movie named Bastard Out of Carolina which was released in the year 1996. After that debut, she has been appearing in many movies like Ellen Foster, Donnie Darko, Pride and Prejudice, The Hunger Games and so on. As she also is a musician, she has released music under her own name.
Adding more to her bio and her personal life, she was born in the city of Sparks which is situated in Nevada. Her mother’s name is Deborah Malone and her father’s name is Edward Berge. But she was raised by her mother and her mother’s girlfriend and she calls her “Godmom” now. The name of her paternal grandfather is Karl Berge who used to own the Bourbon Square Casino. Her father is of Norwegian descent but she also has Irish descent.
Her childhood was not that easy as they had to move from place to place and sometimes they used to become homeless. When she was only nine years of age she had moved from 27 different places. She, however, says that this hard childhood prepared her for the upcoming journeys and hurdles she had to face. She also said in an interview that child should be given diversity in the places where they live because it will make them believe that security is something that is built within not in the walls of houses.
She started taking an interest in acting after she watched her mother perform in a theatre as she was a theater artist. In the year 1995, she moved to Las Vegas and then later insisted her mother move to Los Angeles as she could pursue her career in acting over there. She also stated that she and her mother struggled a lot with money when they were in Los Angeles. She did not attend school from sixth to eighth grade as she was homeschooled but then she went to Professional Children’s School in the year 2000. Later, she obtained her general education development. She also has a half-sister whose name is Madison Mae Malone who was born in the year 1997.
As per her present roles in the movie, she was cast in one of the highly anticipated movie “Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice”. She was cast in the role of Barbara Gordon. She also was cast along with Keanu Reeves, the Matrix star in the movie named The Neon Demon. When she was only 19 years, she purchased a home in Lake Tahoe which is situated in Nevada and she has been living there since 2012. The also has acted in some TV shows.
She has been married to her boyfriend whom she was dating for a long time and whose name is Ethan DeLorenzo and they have a child, a son named Ode Mountain DeLorenzo Malone. She has an estimated net worth of 4 million USD at present. She also has a Twitter and an Instagram account where she updates her news feeds on a regular basis.