Monique Coleman Bio, Age, Spouse, Family Reunion, Net Worth

Monique Coleman
Monique Coleman

Monique Coleman Biography

Monique Coleman is an American actress popular for playing Taylor McKessie’s role in High School Musical (2005) and its sequels. She also gained more fame for competing in the third edition of Dancing with the Stars alongside her famous dance partner, Louis van Amstel. Additionally, Monique’s other famous roles are in Mother of the Rivers (1995), The Reading Room (2005), Free the Nipple (2014), Boston Public (2003 to 2004), Gilmore Girls (2004) and We are Family (2017).

Monique Coleman Education

Born in Orangeburg South Carolina, Coleman moved to Columbia South Dakota at a very young age. She kicked off her career in acting immediately after moving with her family to South Dakota. Monique began participating in theatre plays for the Workshop Theater School of Dramatic Arts with over 15 plays. She then enrolled at the Healthwood Hall Episcopal School. Monique earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in acting from The Theatre School class of 2002.

Monique Coleman Career

Coleman continued with her acting after college and gained fame for playing the lead role in a 1995 film called Mother of the River. Moreover, she then starred in a Family Channel movie called The Ditch Digger’s Daughters as Young Donna. Her role earned her the Young Arts Award of Hollywood nomination for best young actress.

Monique also did various stage productions like Noises Off, The Real Thing and The Colored Museum while she was in her sophomore year in high school. In 2006, she auditioned for Taylor McKessie’s role on Disney’s High School Musical which propelled her to stardom as a Hollywood actress. Her most recent film and TV Projects are Greed: A Seven Deadly Sins Story (2022) and High School Musical: The Musical: The Series (2023).

Additionally, Coleman received a letter of recognition of her new role by Assistant Secretary General Jomo Kwame Sundaram of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs at a ceremony at UN headquarters in New York. During the presentation of the letter, Mr. Kwame said Monique will work to raise awareness about challenges young people face. Monique received the designation of Youth Champion and she said she will use her new position to promote global efforts to achieve the anti-poverty Millennium Development Goals.

Monique Coleman Philanthropy

Coleman worked with dosomething.org in 1020 producing a video tutorial for the series Do Something U. This targeted young activists in need of guidance and inspiration. Monique’s video focused on teaching youths the best way to utilize social media is to spread word of ideas and actions.

Monique Coleman Age

How old is Monique Coleman? Adrienne Monique Coleman is 43 years old as of 2023. She was born on November 13, 1980, in Orangeburg, South Carolina but grew up in Columbia, South Dakota, United States. In addition, Monique celebrates her birthday on November 13th every year. Her zodiac birth sign is Scorpio.

Monique Coleman Height

How tall is Monique Coleman? Monique stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.63m). Moreover, she also weighs about 55 kilograms (121 lbs.) Additionally, her body type and her other body measurements are 33-25-32 Inches respectively. Monique’s hair color is black and her eye color is also black.

Monique Coleman Parents

Adrienne Coleman was born to a middle-class family living in South Carolina. Her mother is named Roz Coleman. However, details concerning Monique’s father is still unknown to the public. Nevertheless, Monique grew up alongside two older sisters, Kaylie Coleman and Amelia Coleman.

Monique Coleman Husband | Boyfriend Corbin Bleu

Is Monique Coleman Married? Coleman was previously married to her ex-husband Walter Jordan. The two got married back in early February 2012 but they officially divorced back in February 2022. Since then, Monique is rumored to be dating American actor Corbin Bleu. However, Corbin is a happily married man. He is married to Sasha Clements.

Monique Coleman Family Reunion

Family Reunion is an American sitcom that has aired on ABC for five Seasons. The storyline of the show follows the life of a family that struggles to make their transition from their previous life in Seattle to their new life with their extended family members living in Atlanta, Georgia. Monique plays the supportive role of Ebony in the show.

Monique Coleman High School Musical

High School Musical is a famous 2006 Disney Channel TV show that follows the life of a new girl named Gabriella Montez who struggles to balance her studies and personal life with her passion for music. Monique gained national recognition and fame for playing Gabrielle’s best fried Taylor McKessio in all High School Musical film series from 2007

Monique Coleman’s Net Worth

Coleman has an estimated net worth of around $2 million dollars. Her primary source of income is her career as a film and television actress

Monique Coleman Award and Recognition

From 1996 to 1997 , she won the 19th Annual Young Artist Awards in Best Performance in a TV movie or Feature film; Young Ensemble- Ditchdigger’s Daughter and Best Family TV move/ pilot/mini-series (cable) The Ditchdigger’s Daughters, Family Channel. She also got the Character and Morality in Entertainment Awards (CAMIE) IN 2006.

Moreover, she also bagged the Teen Choice Awards 2006 Award for Choice TV show; High School Musical. Monique also received the American Music Award 2007 for High School Musical 2. Additionally, Coleman won the Teen Choice Awards 2009 Award for Choice Move: High School Musical. Later in 2019, she was nominated at the Daytime Emmy Awards 2019: Outstanding Host.

Monique Coleman Movies

  • 2021 A Christmas Dance Reunion
  • 2018 Broken Star
  • 2016 Distortion
  • 2014 Free the Nipple
  • 2022 Give Me an A
  • 2020 Graceland
  • 2022 Greed: A Seven Deadly Sins Story
  • 2006 High School Musical
  • 2007 High School Musical 2
  • 2008 High School Musical 3:
  • 2019 I Am Somebody’s Child: The Regina Louise Story
  • 1995 Mother of the River
  • 2015 Naomi and Ely’s No Kiss List
  • 2006 On-Line Jessie
  • 2008 Order –
  • 2021 Pawns
  • 2021 Phobias Natalie
  • 2019 Real.Live.Girl
  • 2020 Steppin’ Back To Love
  • 1997 The Ditchdigger’s Daughters
  • 2020 The Little Death
  • 2017 The Outdoorsman Jen
  • 2005 The Reading Room
  • 2017 We Are Family
  • 2020 Witness Infection

Monique Coleman TV Show

  • 2003 Strong Medicine
  • 2003-04 Boston Public
  • 2004 Gilmore Girls
  • 2004 10-8: Officers on Duty
  • 2004 Married to the Kellys
  • 2004 Malcolm in the Middle
  • 2004 Method & Red
  • 2005 Veronica Mars
  • 2005-06 The Suite Life of Zack & Cody
  • 2006 Dancing with the Stars
  • 2008 Million Dollar
  • 2009 Bones Becca Hedgepeth
  • 2010 The Cleveland Show
  • 2014 Downtown Girls
  • 2015 Stitchers
  • 2015 The Fourth Door Lain
  • 2016 Here We Go Again
  • 2017 Guidance
  • 2020 Celebrity Scene Spotlight
  • 2021 Family Reunion
  • 2023 High School Musical: The Musical: The Series