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Who is Hannah Simone?

Hannah Simone is a British-Canadian actress, television host, and former VJ and fashion model known for playing the character Cece on the Fox sitcom New Girl. She made her debut as a television actress in Kevin Hill (2005), as well as Kojak in the same year. She went on to appear in an episode of Beautiful People, before hosting the reality show WCG Ultimate Gamer on the Syfy channel for two seasons. Starring in New Girl for its seven seasons, Simone was awarded the Teen Choice Awards for TV Breakout Female Performance. The role of Cece appears to have been created especially for Simone, and she has said that what first attracted her to the part was the friendship between the two lead characters:

'Comedies often pit women against each other, but Cece and Jess's bond feels real and strong; like what I have with my girlfriends.'

Whilst her TV career expanded, the movie industry was taking notice, offering her roles in pictures as diverse as the 2011 short film Sati Shaves Her Head, the remake of the Korean cult Oldboy, Odd Squad: The Movie (2016), Band Aid (2017), and Killing Gunther (2017).

Where did Hannah Simone go to school?

Simone was born in London,  and spent many of her early years in Calgary, Canada before her mixed nationality family moved to Cyprus, where she started working as a fashion model at 13. Three years later, she lived in New Delhi and enrolled in the American Embassy School. A year after that, she returned to Canada, first living in White Rock, British Columbia, before moving to Vancouver, where she studied at the University of British Columbia.

Once she graduated with her degree in International Relations and Political Science, she returned to the UK for a year and worked as a human rights and refugees officer. She then returned to pursue acting full-time.

What languages does Hannah Simone speak?

Hannah Simone has said in interviews 'I am fluent in two languages: English and Autocorrect.' and  'My mom used to call me a parrot, because the way I spoke would change in every country we'd go to,'


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What is Hannah Simone's accent?

Thanks to her multicultural upbringing, and residing in several wildly different countries throughout her childhood and teenage years, Simone finds it easy to pick up and accurately copy a wide range of accents.

How old is Hannah Simone?

Hannah Simone was born on August 3, 1980, making her 43 years old. This means that she is a fierce, proud Leo, making her determined, strong and yet kind and generous - the perfect combo!

What is the nationality of Hannah Simone?

Hannah Simone holds dual British and Canadian citizenship. She was born in London to her Indian father and  English mother, and has a brother named Zack. After her birth in London, she spent her early childhood in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

How tall is Hannah Simone and how much does she weigh?

Hannah Simone stands at a height of 5ft7in or 170cm, and weighs about 121lbs or 55kgs.

Is Hannah Simone married or single?

Hannah Simone married musician Jesse Giddings in 2016 after dating for nearly four years. Their July wedding was kept hush hush, and no announcements were made. This is par for the course with this celeb couple - remember, they never even let us know they were dating!

It's true love 💘💘💘


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Does Hannah Simone have any children?

Hannah Simone has a son with her husband Jesse Giddings, born in 2017, but the couple are famously secretive so even his name has been kept quiet.

How much is Hannah Simone’s net worth?

As an actress, television host, and former fashion model, Hannah Simone has a net worth of $3 million.

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