Megan Marie Park is a Canadian actress, singer and director. She is known for her portrayal of Grace Bowman in the television series The Secret Life of the American Teenager. In 2021, Park made her feature directorial debut with The Fallout, which won three awards at South by Southwest and was later released on HBO Max.
Years active: 2003–present
Born age: July 24, 1986, 36 years old and 10 months, Lindsay, Ontario, Canada
Sun Sign: Leo
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Green
Height: 5′ 2″ (157 cm)
Measurements: 35-24-34 in (89-61-86 cm)
Bra size: 34C US / 75D EU
Spouse: Tyler Hilton – American singer-songwriter (m. 2015)
Born in Lindsay, Ontario, Park began her acting career with small parts starting at age 6. She attended Oakridge Secondary School, in London, Ontario. She was also a part of the Original Kids Theatre program.
She started her acting journey in 2003 with the TV show “This Time Around”. She worked on her first film “Some Thing That Stay” released in 2004.
Her first major roles came with a guest spot on the Lifetime series Angela’s Eyes and a minor role in the indie movie Charlie Bartlett.
Park completed a guest starring role on the popular Disney channel Family show Life with Derek as Amy, a love interest of Derek and head cheerleader ex-girlfriend to Max. Her largest role to date has been in the ABC Family series The Secret Life of the American Teenager, where she plays one of the main characters, Grace Bowman, a conservative Christian teen and cheerleader who, along with her boyfriend, struggle with her purity vow until marriage.
In 2013, Park lost the role of Nicki in the sitcom Undateable to Briga Heelan. Heelan had originally been cast in the role but was believed to be unable to continue when her sitcom Ground Floor was renewed for a second season. The part was recast with Park, however when Heelan’s schedule was adjusted to allow her to appear on both shows, Heelan took back the role.
In 2014, Park portrayed Jules in the horror-thriller film Demonic, directed by Will Canon.
In 2015, Park portrayed Lindsay in the Hallmark Channel movie A Wish Come True, directed by Mark Rosman.
In 2009, Park and singer Codi Caraco formed a band called Frank and Derol, in which she sang and played bass guitar.
In 2010, Park left the band to focus on her acting career. Park also appeared, together with Tyler Hilton, in a music video called “(Kissed You) Good Night” recorded by American country music group Gloriana.
In July 2006, Park started dating actor and singer Tyler Hilton after meeting him on the set of Charlie Bartlett. They became engaged in December 2013 and married on October 10, 2015. On December 20, 2019, they welcomed a daughter.
Megan Park Career Highlights
First Film: Some Things That Stay (2004)
First TV Show: This Time Around (2003)
Megan Park Interesting Facts
The actress began acting when she was just 6 years old.
She and Tyler dated for 9 years before marrying in 2015.
Megan Park used to be part of band “Frank and Derol” which also includes singer Miley Cyrus’s older half-sister, Brandi Cyrus.