Morena Baccarin, born in 1979 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, grew up in New York City, and attended La Guardia High School for the Performing Arts and Juilliard School. After Juilliard, she worked with the Guthrie Theatre group in numerous productions.
Morena is the daughter of the 70s and 80s Brazilian actress Vera Setta, who starred in O Mágico e o Delegado, Luz, Cama, Ação!, O Vampiro de Copacabana and several others.
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Filmography and Notable Appearances
"Stargate SG-1" playing Adria beginning in episode "Counterstrike" (25 August 2006; Season 10, Episode 7)
"The O.C." playing Maya Griffin in episodes: "The Cliffhanger," "The Heavy Lifting," and "The Road Warrior" (2006)
Serenity (2005) .... Inara Serra
"Firefly" (2002) TV Series .... Inara Serra
"Still Life" (2003-2004).... Maggie Jones (Pilot plus four episodes: "Gravity," "Not Fade Away," "Caught," "Disappearances") Directed by Michael Lange & Mark Piznarski Writing by Kip Koenig & Marti Noxon "Jake Morgan is murdered on his first day as a cop. A year later, we return to his family and discover how each family member is reacting and recovering from their loss, with Jake as our narrator. His mother has resumed her dream of running for office, his dad is trying to rediscover his love of life, while his brother Max is trying to find himself. Jake's two younger sisters are trying to make sense of their lives without their brother. " IMDB
Roger Dodger (2002) .... Girl in Bar
Way Off Broadway (2001) .... Rebecca
Perfume (2001) (as Monrena Baccarin) .... Monica ...aka Dress to Kill (USA)
"Justice League" playing "Black Canary" (voice) in episode: "Grudge Match" 2006
"Justice League" playing "Black Canary" (voice) in episode: "Double Date" (episode # 4.6) 4 June 2005
"Justice League" playing "Black Canary" (voice) in episode: "The Cat and the Canary" (episode # 4.1) 5 February 2005
Herself - filmography
Here's How It Was: The Making of 'Firefly' (2003).... Herself
Sci Fi Inside: Serenity (2005) (TV) .... Herself
Magazine and other publication appearances
Online Playboy article: "Woman on the Verge" By Rob Walton 12/18/2002
Morena Baccarin online
***Editor's note: Please be patient while I continue to work on my research toward accumulating a comprehensive website for Morena Baccarin. There is much more in the works!!