An American actress Michelle Forbes built her career of work in TV as well as independent film and she has also acted in the productions in both United States and in Britain. She first gained the attention after portrayed as dual role in a daytime soap opera known as Guiding Light for which she had received a Daytime Emmy Award nomination. In addition to that, she has also been nominated for multiple of the Screen Actors Guild as well as Saturn Awards during her career till now. She has been active in this field since 1987 and from that time onward, she has succeed a lot and garnered huge number of fans following.
Michelle is the native of Austin, Texas, United States of America. She came into this world on 8th January of the year 1965 which has now made her reach at the age of 51. Although she is known by the name Michelle Forbes, as a child, she was named as Michelle Renee Forbes Guajardo. During her youth, she hoped to become a ballet dancer. She then started receiving a formal acting training at her High School for Performing and Visual Arts in Houston. While she was in the vacation in New York City when she was 16 years old, Michelle found herself auditioning for a movie, although she wasn’t selected, she signed with William Morris Agency and started her professional career in acting.
When she became 22 in 1987, she then landed dual roles of Sonni Carrera and Solita Carrera Lewis on a daytime soap opera called Guiding Light. She performed on that show for a couple of years and also received a Daytime Emmy Award nomination in 1990. After that role, Forbes continued in theater which was her early love and she also started to make her appearance in small guest roles on TV for raising her profile. In 1996, she joined the cast members of NBC’s popular police drama called Homicide in which she played as chief musical examiner Julianna cox.
Later, she was subsequently given roles in the movies such as Perfume, American Girl, Messiah and its sequel installments: Messiah 2: Vengeance is Mine and Messiah III. Her other movie and TV credits include Unthinkable, Dandelion, Just Looking, Roadflower, California, Love Bites, Bullfighter, Escape from L.A., Diplomacy, Dry Martini, The Hunters, Seinfeld, The Outer Limits, Star Trek, 24, Fastlane, Wonderland and more.
A beautiful actress Michelle Forbes was a married woman and she has already got divorced. She was married to her then husband named Ross Kettle. Later, due to some reason, they got separated with each other and got divorced later. After that, she started dating with her fellow Homicide: Life on The Street co-star Reed Diamond for some period. Michelle is a tall woman with the height of 5 feet and 9 inches that is 1.75 m. She has been nick named as Mishka. She has got a deep husky voice and large hazel eyes. Her hair is dark and her skin is pale. As she was born in the month of January, her birth sign is Capricorn. Besides that, for more info related to her bio, she can be followed in Instagram and Twitter.