Carrie-Anne Moss early life, family, career and net worth


Carrie-Anne Moss, best known for her role as Trinity in ‘The Matrix’ franchise, is an actor, model and voice actor as well as inspirational figure. Through her movies and TV shows she had showcased her ability to portray the characters in a way that blended perfectly into the scene. 

Along with her acting career she has contributed in enhancing the wellbeing of millions of people through her website and social media platform.

The actress who had played alongside co-stars like Kean Reeves, Pearce Guy and Johnny Deep on movies like The Matrix, Memento and Chocolat has not been recognized by the audience as she should be.

Let us talk about one of the most important under-rated figures of today’s world. 

Early Life of Carrie-Anne Moss 

Moss was born on August 21, 1967 in Burnaby, Canada. Her parents Melvyn Moss and Barbara Moss named her after the Hollie’s Song “Carrie-Anne”. She came into Moss’ family as the younger sister of Brooke Moss.

At the early age of 11, she joined a local children’s musical theater in Vancouver. But her plans to pursue acting as an adult sidelined by lucrative work as a model in Japan and Spain. She acted in various television commercials while in Barcelona. To continue her dream as an actor, she auditioned for part on CBS series “Dark Justice” and won the role of Tara McDonald. 

How Carrie-Anne Moss End Up Staring at Matrix?

When the series, Dark Justice moved to Los Angele, 20 year old Moss also moved to California. To polish her acting skill, she took class at Pasedena’s American Academy of Dramatic Art. Eventually Moss landed a number of great roles on television shows such as L.A. Law, Silk Stalking and Bay Watch. 

Her big break came on a much-hyped series of the Fox Network, Model Incs. in 1994. Later that year, she made her big screen debut in a mystery/thriller, The Soft Killed. In the following years, she appeared in a horror movie, Terrified and also spent a season on the series, F/X.

After auditioning for the role in Matrix, Moss was selected to cast in the role of Trinity. This was her breakthrough into the hollywood that rose her to international prominence.

Carrie-Anne Moss Family

Carrie-Anne Moss and Steven Roy have been married for more than 2 decades. She married Stephen Roy in 1999 and has two sons and a daughter together. At the age of 36 she gave birth to Owen Roy in September 2003. Kaden Roy, her second son was born in November after 2 years and a daughter Frances Beatrice Roy in June 2009. All of her children live in Los Angeles. She remains relatively private about information on her family.

Carrie-Anne Moss’s Career

Carrie-Anne Moss, best known for her role in The Matrix series as Trinity is loved by audiences worldwide for her magnificent performance and exquisite acting. Out of 6 nominated titles, she won 2 titles, ‘Best Actress in a Leading Role’ by Csapnivalo Awards and ‘Best Debut’ by Empire Awards, UK for Matrix.

She was also nominated for 4 titles out of which she won the title ‘Best Supporting Female’ by Film Independent Spirit Awards for Memento that was directed by Christopher Nolan.

Apart from movies, she had played a major role for the success of the show TV series like Charlie Rose, Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Humans and Chuck.

Her voice contribution on games like Mass Effect 2 & 3 as Aria T’Loak and video game adaptation of Enter the Matrix as Trinity shows her versatile nature.

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Carrie-Anne Moss Uplifting and  Inspiring Women

Apart from her contribution in the big and small screen, Moss is also striving to enhance well being of needy people especially by focusing on women and children. She builds community for support, creates conversation to empower and give women strategies to turn their simple life into the majestic. Yoga, compassion and gratitude are briefly discussed in order to adopt mindfulness practices. Apart from that, she also talks about prioritizing personal relationships and proper parenting methods to ensure child rights.

In order to connect and share with people worldwide, she posts videos on her youtube channel “Carrie-Anne Moss”. Along with the taste of her teachings and information as well as all conversations with other women who inspired her. She even runs, Annapurna Living, which is a style website that gives a glimpse into Moss’s everyday life. Also to enhance the well-being of the user and teaches online courses to women all around the world. Her Instagram handle is @carrieannemoss.

Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anna Conform Matrix 4 

After more than 16 years, Matrix is producing its sequel featuring its original stars, Carrie-Anne and Keanu Reeves. Moss published a confirmation about the shooting of Matrix 4 on her instagram. Just a few months after officially confirming the fourth installment of the franchise, Warner Bros. Pictures gave The Matrix 4 a release date of May 21, 2021.

The sequel will be written and directed by Lana Wachowski who has earlier worked in The Matrix franchise. The production and global distribution of Matrix 4 will be done by Warner Bros Picture and Village Roadshow Pictures.

The Matrix franchise (The Matrix , The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions) all have collectively earned more than $1.6 billion at the global box office. 

Carrie-Anne Moss Net Worth as of 2020

Carrie-Anne Moss has accumulated a net worth of $3 Million. Being working as an actor and model with her profession as an instructor. She and her husband Steven Roy sold their 2,468 square feet home in Los Angeles in November 2004 for $1.1M. They later purchased a 3,832 square feet home in April 2006 for $3.4M in Los Angeles.

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