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Encyclopedia > Mischa Barton
Mischa Barton
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Mischa Barton, 2004
Born Mischa Anne Marsden Barton
January 24, 1986 (1986-01-24) (age 22)
London, England, UK
Occupation Actress, Presenter

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Early life

Mischa Barton was born in Hammersmith, London, to an Irish mother, Nuala (née Quinn), a photographer, and English father, Paul Marsden Barton, a foreign exchange broker. She has two sisters, Hania and Zoe.[1][2] Barton moved to New York City at the age of four and became a naturalised citizen of the United States in Los Angeles on February 3, 2006. Barton graduated from the Professional Children's School in Manhattan in 2004, and attended classes at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in the summer of 2006. Hammersmith is an urban centre in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham in West London, England, approximately 5 miles (8km) west of Charing Cross on the north bank of the River Thames. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... Née redirects here. ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... A judge swears in a new citizen. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... RADAs theatre in London The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in Bloomsbury, London, is considered to be one of the most prestigious drama schools in the world. ...


Career

Barton began acting at the age of nine, co-starring in the Off Broadway premiere of Slavs!, written by Tony Kushner. She appeared in several other Off Broadway productions, taking a lead role in James Lapine's Twelve Dreams at Lincoln Center. She made her film debut in Lawn Dogs, which won awards at film festivals around the world. Since then she has appeared in several films, such as The Sixth Sense, Notting Hill, St Trinians , and Closing the Ring. In St Trinians, dressed in a black brassiere covered by the sheerest of blouses, she apparered as a former head girl of that school advising current senior pupils on fashion and style. Acting is the work of an actor or actress, which is a person in theatre, television, film, or any other storytelling medium who tells the story by portraying a character and, usually, speaking or singing the written text or play. ... Off-Broadway plays or musicals are performed in New York City in smaller theatres than Broadway, but larger than Off-Off-Broadway, productions. ... Tony Kushner (born July 16, 1956) is an award-winning American playwright most famous for his play Angels in America, for which he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize. ... James Lapine (born January 10, 1949 in Mansfield, Ohio) is an American theatrical director and librettist. ... The Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center. ... Lawn Dogs (1997) is a controversial film dealing with class relations, or possibly an even more controversial film dealing with pedophilia. ... Look up Award in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... A film festival is the presentation or showcasing of films in one or more movie theaters or screening venues. ... For the ability sometimes referred to as sixth sense, see Extra-sensory perception. ... Notting Hill is a 1999 romantic comedy film set in the Notting Hill district of London, England, UK. The screenplay was written by Richard Curtis who had previously written Four Weddings and a Funeral. ... St Trinians is a fictional girls school created by Ronald Searle, a British cartoonist. ... Closing the Ring is a film set in Branagan, Michigan and [[Belfast, Northern Ireland and is by Richard Attenborough. ... Bra - front Bra - back A brassiere ( ; , commonly referred to as a bra, ) is an article of clothing that covers, supports, and elevates the breasts. ...


Barton first appeared on television in 1996, as young Lily Montgomery in the soap opera All My Children, and in a modern re-make of Bonnie and Clyde. She guest-starred in eight episodes of the television series Once and Again as Jessie Sammler's (Evan Rachel Wood's) girlfriend, Katie Singer. Other television appearances include an episode of the FOX series Fastlane, James Blunt's music video "Goodbye My Lover", and Enrique Iglesias' music video "Addicted". Leven Rambin, in a still from the opening sequence of All My Children. ... The first TIME magazine cover devoted to soap operas, dated January 12, 1976. ... All My Children (AMC) is a popular American soap opera that has been broadcast Monday through Friday on the ABC TV network since January 5, 1970. ... Bonnie and Clyde is an Academy Award winning 1967 film about Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, the bank robbers who roamed the central United States during the Great Depression. ... Once and Again is an American television series that aired on ABC from 1999 to 2002. ... Evan Rachel Wood (born September 7, 1987[1]) is an American film, television and theater actress, and singer. ... This article is about the animal. ... Fastlane is an action TV series that was broadcast on Fox from 2002 to 2003. ... For the American Civil War general, see James G. Blunt. ... Goodbye My Lover is an rock–soul song written by British singer James Blunt and Sacha Skarbek for Blunts debut album Back to Bedlam (2004). ... This article is about the singer/songwriter. ... Addiction is an uncontrollable compulsion to repeat a behavior regardless of its negative consequences. ...


In August 2003, Fox premiered the television series The O.C., about affluent teenagers with stormy personal lives who reside in scenic Orange County, California. The show became an overnight success and it put Barton on the map as Marissa Cooper until her departure from the show in the third-season finale in May of 2006. The O.C. dropped in ratings dramatically during its third and fourth seasons, and ended in early 2007.[3] In July 2006, Barton appeared on the British comedy/variety show The Friday Night Project as a guest host. This article is about the animal. ... The O.C. was an American teen drama television series that originally aired on FOX in the United States , and in Canada On CTV Television Network from August 5, 2003, to February 22, 2007, running a total of four seasons. ... Cities in Orange County Orange County is a county in Southern California, United States. ... Marissa Cooper is a fictional character from the FOX television network series The O.C.. She is portrayed by English-born actress Mischa Barton. ... The Friday Night Project is a British comedy-variety show by Princess Productions that first aired in the United Kingdom on Channel 4 in February 2005. ...


Recently, Barton was cast in an upcoming international film produced by the Russian band t.A.T.u., called Finding t.A.T.u..[4] She appeared in Assassination of a High School President, co-starring Bruce Willis, when the film premiered at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival. This article is about the Russian singing duo. ... Finding t. ... Walter Bruce Willis (born March 19, 1955) is a Golden Globe- and double Emmy-winning German-born American actor and singer. ... The 2008 Sundance Film Festival is scheduled to run from January 17, 2008 through January 27 in Park City, Utah. ...


Endorsements

Barton has been in many television commercials and print advertising campaigns. Long time friend and mentor Ivan Bart of IMG Models New York has represented her throughout her career. Barton has modeled for companies Calvin Klein, bebe stores, Aéropostale, Monsoon Accessorize, Dooney & Bourke, JC (Jeans and Clothes), European clothing line Morgan de Toi, Jaspal, and Neutrogena skincare products. She became the spokesperson for Keds Sneakers, substantially increasing their sales.[5] In Australia, she appears in commercials for teen magazine Famous and was the guest of honor at retail giant David Jones Tahitian Summer Collection launch. She has also modeled jewelry for the company Waxing Poetic. // Advert redirects here. ... IMG Models is an international modelling agency with offices in New York, Paris and Sao Paulo. ... This article is about the corporation Calvin Klein Inc. ... bebe stores (pronounced bee-bee) is an American clothing retailer founded in 1976 by the Iranian-born Manny Mashouf, who emigrated to the United States in the early 70s and opened the first bebe store in San Francisco. ... This article is about a clothing company. ... Dooney & Bourke is a company specializing in fashion accessories, such as handbags, iPod cases, luggage, bracelets, watches, and briefcases, as well as a limited clothing line, which includes sweaters, shoes, jackets, and scarves. ... Morgan de Toi is a clothing brand, owned by the French company Morgan SA. The company was established in 1947 to sell lingerie, but has since diversified. ... Neutrogena is an American brand of products that includes facial products, hair care products, and products for the skin, including those that treat acne and moisturize the skin. ... A spokesperson (person could be replaced with the gender of the person), or spokesmodel is a person who speaks on behalf of others, but is understood not to be necessarily part of the others (e. ... Keds is a brand of canvas shoe with rubber soles, introduced in 1916 by U.S. Rubber (later known as Uniroyal, then Uniroyal Goodrich, and finally acquired by Michelin), and now owned by the Stride Rite Corporation. ... David Jones Limited (ASX:), colloquially known as DJs, is an Australian retailing company. ...


In 2007, Barton also became a spokesperson for the SAFE (Skin Awareness for Everyone) campaign and also lent her name to the TRAID campaign (Textile Recycling for Aid and International Development) in association with Visa Swap. Barton was photographed in April 2007 for the Fall 2007/2008 advertising campaign for Italian clothing brand Iceberg, modeling with Nicolas Bemberg.[6] A spokesperson (person could be replaced with the gender of the person), or spokesmodel is a person who speaks on behalf of others, but is understood not to be necessarily part of the others (e. ...


Personal life

Charitable affiliations

She is currently the spokesperson for “Climate Star”, an organization that fights Global Warming through social and legislative activism.[7] She also serves as an Entertainment Industry Foundation Ambassador teaming up with QVC to spread awareness and raise funds for women's cancer research through the Fashion Footwear Association of New York Shoes on Sale Initiative.[8]


In 2007, Barton also became a spokesperson for the SAFE (Skin Awareness for Everyone)[9] campaign and also lent her name to the TRAID campaign (Textile Recycling for Aid and International Development) in association with Visa Swap.[10] She is an ambassador for "Save the Children" and the "One Water" campaign which brings water to remote locations in Africa., and is on the board of the “Lupus Research Committee” in Los Angeles.[11]


Arrest

Barton was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence, possession of marijuana, and driving without a valid license on December 27, 2007.[12] She was stopped by police during the early morning hours in West Hollywood, California when she was seen "straddling the lanes and failing to signal for a turn." Police discovered during the traffic stop that Barton "was an unlicensed driver and was driving while under the influence of an alcoholic beverage."[12] She was detained and released later the same morning from the West Hollywood Sheriff's Station on $10,000 bail. For other uses, see Under the influence. ... A Cannabis sativa plant The drug cannabis, also called marijuana, is produced from parts of the cannabis plant, primarily the cured flowers and gathered trichomes of the female plant. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (362nd in leap years). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... Nickname: WeHo Location of Los Angeles County in California and West Hollywood within Los Angeles County Country United States State California County Los Angeles Incorporated 1984  - City Council John Heilman (mayor) Sal Guarriello John J. Duran Abbe Land Jeffrey Prang Area    - City  1. ...


On Thursday, January 10, 2008, Barton called into Ryan Seacrest's radio show On Air with Ryan Seacrest (KIIS FM) and took full responsibility for her actions: is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... Ryan John Seacrest is an American television/radio host. ... On Air with Ryan Seacrest which ran from January 12, 2004 through September 17, 2004 was an American syndicated TV talk show. ...

“I was pulled over... just that. Obviously, I’m 100% responsible for my actions in this case and I’m really disappointed in myself... I don’t know what to say about it, except that I’m not perfect and I just don’t ever intend to do something this stupid again."[13]

Barton was subsequently charged with two misdemeanors, driving without a valid license and a DUI.[14]


Filmography

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References

  1. ^ Mischa Barton Biography (1986-)
  2. ^ An in-depth look at your favourite celebrity personalities - hellomagazine.com, HELLO!
  3. ^ 'The O.C.' Cancelled Due to Poor Ratings. FoxNews.com.
  4. ^ В Москве начнутся съемки фильма по роману депутата Алексея Митрофанова. rian.ru.
  5. ^ Keds sales increase
  6. ^ SASSYBELLA.com » Blog Archive » Mischa Barton fronts Iceberg’s fall 2008 ad campaign
  7. ^ In Step With...Mischa Barton | PARADE Magazine
  8. ^ Mischa Barton Joins QVC, the Fashion Footwear Charitable Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation in the Fight Against Breast Cancer
  9. ^ Mischa Barton’s ‘Safe Sun’ Message | Celebrity Brands :: Fashion, Beauty, Cosmetics, Lifestyle
  10. ^ Mischa Barton TRAID
  11. ^ http://www.lupusny.org/downloads/theloop/fall2007.pdf
  12. ^ a b "Mischa Barton Arrested on Charges of DUI, Drug Possession", Fox News, 2007-12-27. Retrieved on 2007-12-30. 
  13. ^ Mischa: I'm 100% Responsible for DUI
  14. ^ Mischa Barton charged with drunk driving

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External links

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