Megan Fox, the youngest daughter of Darlene Cisson and Franklin Fox was born on May 16, 1986 at Oak Ridge, Tennessee. From the time she was three, Megan was always dreaming of becoming an actress. She attended dance and drama classes when she was just 5 years old. Her inclination towards acting led her to the silver screen, without having anyone to guide her in the film industry.
Megan Fox lived with her mother and step-father after the divorce of her parents in Tennessee. Later, when she was 10 years old, the whole family moved to Florida where she continued her training in dance and drama. She attended St. Lucie West Centennial High School where she completed her high school education. She never gave much importance to academics, as her only aim was to be successful in the world of films.
Megan's career in the glamor world started with modeling, at the age of 13. She participated in the American Modeling and Talent Convention in Hilton Head Islands and won several awards. Along with her modeling career, she also started building up her career in acting. Her first acting assignment was Holiday in the Sun, where she worked with the Olsen sisters. Later, she went on to do a number of television shows like Two and a Half Men and What I Like About You.
It was 2004 that marked the beginning of her acting career in films. Her first movie was Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen where she worked with Lindsay Lohan. Though her movie career had begun, she continued to work in television and also did a television movie, Crimes of Fashion. However, Megan got her major break in the action movie, Transformers, as the female lead in 2007. This film was quite successful, and she received several award nominations for this role. Later, Megan did minor roles in films like How to Lose Friends and Alienate People and Whore. Megan's upcoming movie includes Jennifer's Body, which is expected to be released in September 2009. She is said to appear in the sequel of Transformers, i.e. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and also in Jonah Hex.
Megan is in a relationship with Beverly Hills 90210 actor Brian Austin Green since 2004. After 2 years of dating they got engaged, but there were rumors that their relationship was on the rocks. However, they have ensured that they are still together and a happy couple.
Megan is known for her fondness for tattoos. She is rumored to have eight tattoos on her body, out of which the two most famous ones are the face of Marilyn Monroe on her right arm and a line from Shakespeare's 'King Lear'. This vivacious beauty likes to play video games and read comic books, and is said to be an animal lover. She has nine pets at home, including 2 cats, 4 dogs, 2 birds and a pig.
Megan is considered to be one of the future faces of Hollywood. She has also graced the cover of various reputed magazines like 'FHM', 'Cosmo Girl', 'Maxim', etc. The success that she has attained at such a young age emphasizes the fact that the world will see her as a renowned actress in the years to come.