Dina Meyer is a unique model and actress who has graced our screens for over two decades. A true thespian, she began her career in the industry as a child, performing in all facets of entertainment including modelling, dancing and of course acting. With an exhaustive list of films, Meyer has certainly established himself as a household name. Though her popularity has waned in recent years, she continues her amazing talents contributing to the increasingly competitive industry in a variety of films and TV series. Learn lesser-known facts about the model-actress including her road to fame, relationship status, financial worth and more.
Dina Meyer Biography
The Jewish-American actress was born on December 22nd, 1968 in Queens, New York, where she was also raised. Dina Meyer’s theatrical talent was evident from an early age. Given her love for the performing arts, she was sure of what her future career would be even before she was a teenager. Meyer was an unconventional boy and had an unusual primary school education. After studying dance as a child, she attended New York’s High School of Performing Arts.
However, she had a more traditional college experience at Long Island University, where she majored in Business Administration and minored in French. But after college, Meyer’s love of the stage turned her into a career in the entertainment industry. To improve her acting skills, Meyer enrolled to study with Sanford Meisner at The Neighborhood Playhouse in New York for almost three years.
Meyer’s stint in showbiz dates back to her childhood days. She started modeling between the ages of 9 and 16. As an actress, Meyer made her television debut in 1993 playing the role of Professor Lucinda Nicholson on Beverly Hills, 90210 . From that role, she relocated to Los Angeles, California. That same year, she made her film debut with a supporting role in Strapped Down .
Her outstanding performance on the soap opera earned her a starring role as Jane a Johnny Mnemonic opposite Keanu Reeves in 1995. The action thriller was of great importance to Meyer as it made her a versatile actress following her amazing stunts. Meyer has since starred in several other films, notably Dragonheart (1996), Starship Troopers (1997), Bats (1999) , the 2002 sci-fi Star Trek Nemesis , Birds of Prey , and the Sah horror film franchise. Other notable TV features to her credit include Friends, Ally McBeal, Six Feet Under, Villains, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and CSI: Miami.
Who is she married to?
The beautiful model-turned-actress has never been married and is believed to be single at the time of writing. But just like many other celebrities, Meyer’s past relationships have always grabbed headlines.
In 2001, the actress was romantically linked to fellow American actress Shane West. Though the alleged lovebirds were often spotted together at public events and on red carpets, they still hid details of their romance. However, it was speculated that they broke up the next year. Meyer was also reported to have been dating singer Billy Joel in 2002, but the alleged spark between the duo also seemed to have evaporated quickly.
Her Net Worth and Other Facts
1. Meyer’s numerous contributions to the entertainment industry have paid off. She has earned a decent financial portfolio so far and can afford a comfortable life. Her net worth is estimated at $5 million.
2. Dina Meyer has two brothers, an older Gregory and a younger Evan.
3. The light haired brunette stands 5ft 7in tall and weighs 52.2kg. Her body measurements are bust – 34 inches, waist – 24 inches and hips – 34 inches.
4. Dina has an active social media life. She is featured on various popular online platforms including Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She also has a personal/official blog.
5. Meyer has interesting ways to unwind from work. Her hobbies are snowboarding and inline skating.
6. As of 2019, she resides in Los Angeles, California.