Monique Ganderton

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Stunt performer and Actress (1980)
Mon Jan 30 2023
By   Diwas-2022

Monique Ganderton is a Canadian stunt performer widely known as the stunt coordinator of the marvel movies such as Avengers: EndgameAvengers: Infinity War and Captain America: Civil War.

Moreover, she is known for appearing in various movies and TV series as a side character. 

Relationship Status

Monique Ganderton is currently single at the moment. She is not married to anyone or hooking out with someone.

Although she posts several pictures with a male companion, she has not conformed anyone to be her boyfriend.

Dated Sam Hargrave

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters actress Gabderton was in a romantic relationship with a fellow stunt coordinator, Sam Hargrave.

Photo of Monique Ganderton and her ex-boyfriend, Sam Hargrave.
Photo of Monique Ganderton and her ex-boyfriend, Sam Hargrave. Image Source: Instagram @moganderton

The former couple started dating each other in early 2007. Ganderton posted many pictures together on her Instagram handle. 

They were a happy couple, and they traveled together to many places. However, the couple decided to end the long relationship due to personal reasons.

Supports Many Charity Organizations

Ganderton is not just an actress but also a kind-hearted woman. She helps charity organizations such as Dirty Dog Squad, Mustang heritage foundation, Wild Horse Preservation Campaign, and Wild Horse Freedom Federation.

Moreover, she also participates in various activities such organizations do to help those in need. She mostly supports those charities that are working to protect animals.

Animal Lover

Ganderton is very soft when it is about animals. She is indeed in love with animals. Most of her Instagram posts are pics of animals such as dogs, chickens, horses, etc.

Monique Ganderton riding her horse, Joan Jett.
Monique Ganderton riding her horse, Joan Jett. Image Source: Instagram @moganderton

According to her IMDb profile, she owns fifty chickens and several rescued dogs. Moreover, she has adopted a pot belly pig named Waylon and an American Mustang horse named Joan Jett.

Furthermore, she loves to ride in her Joan Jett (Horse) and visit many places.

Net Worth - Why So Rich?

Monique Ganderton's net worth is estimated to be as high as $11 million, like Ashlee Simpson. She has obtained this huge sum of money through her professional career as a stunt performer and a side actor.

Moreover, she has also worked as a director and producer in three short movies, making her a considerable sum of money.

Physical Apperance

Suicide Squad actress Monique Ganderton has brown eyes, which perfectly compliment her dark brown hair. Moreover, her dimples appear when she gives a cute smile.

Talking about her physical stats, she stands at a decent height of 5 feet 11 inches (179 cm), just like Naomi Scott. She weighs around 58 kg (127 lbs). 

Moreover, she has a slim body type with a perfect body measurement 0f 34-25-34 inches. She wears a dress size of 4 US.

Dislike The Current Education System

The Tomorrow People actress Ganderton does not like the way of teaching. On February 19, 2016, she shared a meme, captioning:

So many kids are going through this. It's a shame because they feel inadequate when really they may be the next Bill Gates... #educationsystem #educateamerica

A meme shared by Monique Ganderton boycotting the education system.
A meme shared by Monique Ganderton boycotting the education system. Image Source: Instagram @moganderton

She hates how the education system judges people based on their overall performance.

Early Life

Ganderton was born on August 6, 1980, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She grew up in her hometown along with her sisters.

Moreover, she was interested in performing stunts early and thought of making a career. She used to perform diving, gymnastics, softball, figure skating, and equestrianism from an early age.

Family Details

Ganderton was born to her father, Russell Ganderton and mother, Linda Ganderton. Her mother is involved in the film industry as a set dresser and set decoration coordinator. 

However, details regarding her father's profession remain behind the curtain.

Photo of Monique Ganderton along with her father, father, Russell Ganderton and mother, Linda Ganderton.
Photo of Monique Ganderton along with her father, Russell Ganderton and mother, Linda Ganderton. Image Source: Instagram @moganderton

Moreover, her sisters, Angela Ganderton and Christine Ganderton, are also involved in the film industry.

Career Overview

Ganderton started her career as a stunt man in 2002 in the TV documentary Masters of Horror.

Following it, she again appeared in several TV series, such as The Recruit, Adventure Inc., Battlestar GalacticaResident Evil: ApocalypseFlash Gordon: A Modern Space Opera etc., as a stunt double.

Some of her notable work as a stunt performer is in Avengers: EndgameDaniel Isn't Real, Avengers: Infinity War and Suicide Squad.

Ganderton & Marvel Movies

The Recruit actress Ganderton has worked in various movies and TV series produced by the Marvel studios.

Monique Ganderton in the costume of Proxima Midnight.
Monique Ganderton in the costume of Proxima Midnight. Image Source: Marvel Cinematic Universe

She has worked as a stunt coordinator in famous Marvel movies and TV series such as Avengers: Endgame, Avengers: Infinity War, She-Hulk: Attorney at Law and Loki.

Moreover, she also played the role of Proxima Midnight, one of the iconic villains from Thanos's side in Avengers: Infinity War and endgame.

Career As Director & Producer

As mentioned earlier, Ganderton has also worked as a producer and director, besides acting.

To add up, she worked as the director and producer in Seven Layer Dip, Big Expectations and Love and Vigilance.

Career As An Actress

Ganderton started her professional career as a model after being discovered by a modeling agent.

Taking the agent's advice, she moved to Toronto and began taking acting classes and giving auditions for various roles in movies and TV series.

In 2000, she appeared in the TV movie Hendrix where she got a chance to portray the role of Sexy Girl. Following year, she again appeared in TV series like Leap Years and Mutant X. After that, she appeared in several films and TV series in a supporting role.

Currently, she is working with the cast of the upcoming movie action, crime and drama movie, The Killer, where she will portray the role of Dark-Haired Woman. The film is in the post-production stage and will soon be released in the theater.

Education Qualification

Battlestar Galactica actress Ganderton completed her early and high schooling at Strathcona High School in Edmonton, Canada.

However, detail regarding her major is still behind the curtain. But do not worry; we will update you if she reveals anything regarding her higher studies on any of her social media handles.

Social Media Presence

Monique Ganderton is present on Instagram with the @moganderton username, where she has a good fan following of more than 17k people.

Similarly, she is also present on Twitter's 3k fan following. She goes by the @MoGanderton username on her Twitter handle. 

According to her Twitter handle, she joined the platform in April 2009. Moreover, she also has a page on Facebook with @MoniqueGanderton as her profile name.

Ganderton's Instagram and Twitter handles are verified accounts/. However, her Facebook page is yet to be verified.

IMDb Profile

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters actress Ganderton has a page on IMDb just like other actors and actresses. Her IMDb page contains her biography, awards & nomination, photos, filmography credits, personal details, quotes, and trivia.

Her filmography credits contain her eighty-eight credits for the stunt, fifty-four credits as an actress, three as a director and producer, one as a writer, and some other notable honors.

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