Who is Morena Baccarin? Gotham actress playing Leslie Thompkins and Homeland star who’s married to Ben McKenzie

GOTHAM is back on our screens and with it comes actress Morena Baccarin.

She has appeared in some major TV series in recent years, here’s the lowdown on her and how she made her name.

Morena Baccarin is a Brazilian-American actress
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Who is Morena Baccarin?

Morena, 39, was born June 2, 1979 and is a Brazilian-American actress.

She is known for playing Inara Serra in the series Firefly and the follow-up film Serenity.

She also played Adria in the series Stargate SG-1.

Morena is well known for playing Jessica Brody in Homeland, for which she received an Emmy nomination for.

She currently plays Dr. Leslie Thompkins in Gotham.

She is well known for starring in Homeland

Who is Morena married to?

Morena married American film producer and director Austin Chick in November 2011.

Their son, Julius, was born on October 22, 2013.

However the couple divorced in 2016, after splitting the year before.

In September 2015, Morena said that after her divorce was finalised, she planned to marry her Gotham co-star, Ben McKenzie, revealing that she was pregnant with their child.

The couple have a daughter, Frances, born March 2, 2016.

They wed on June 2, 2017 – Morena’s birthday.

Morena currently stars in Gotham alongside her husband Ben McKenzie
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When can I watch Morena in Gotham?

Gotham season 4 continues tonight on E4 at 9pm.

If you miss it you will be able to watch it on 4 Catch Up after it has aired.


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