Rose Mciver Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Richa Upadhyaya
Feb 08, 2024 By Richa Upadhyaya
Originally Published on Feb 17, 2023
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This article is about Rose McIver
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About Rose Mciver

Frances Rose McIver, or Rose McIver, is a New-Zealand born actress who has starred in movies and TV series since she was two.

The actress rose to popularity after her role in the movie 'The Lovely Bones'. She played Lindsey Salmon.

Rose has been active in the industry since 1991 and featured in many popular TV series and movies like the CW drama- series 'iZombie', 'Power Rangers RPM', 'Christmas Prince', 'The Royal Wedding', 'The Royal Baby' and more.

Rose Mciver Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Rose Mciver’s net worth?

Rose McIver's net worth is estimated at around $1-5 million.

How much does Rose Mciver earn per year?

Rose Mciver's annual net worth in 2020 was estimated to be about $3 million.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Rose Mciver?

The New Zealand-born actress is 5 ft 4 in (162 cm) tall.

How old is Rose Mciver?

Rose McIver was born in Auckland, New Zealand, on October 10, 1988. She turned 34 in 2022.

Childhood And Education

Rose McIver was born in Auckland, New Zealand, to parents John George Whitfield and Ann McIver. She has a brother named Paul McIver. He is a musician and was formerly an actor too. Their parents brought up the two in Titirangi. She learned ballet and jazz dance forms in her childhood until she was thirteen.

Rose attended Avondale College and completed her education in 2006. She also joined the University of Aukland for a major in Psychology and Linguistics but could not complete the degree. While in university, she took up acting jobs and babysitting. Rose also worked part-time importing bananas with Fair Trade. She promoted their 'All Good Bananas' campaign as the voice of listener's conscience.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Rose Mciver dating?

Rose McIver is currently dating Australian photographer and visual artist George Byrne. The two share a big property where Rose likes gardening. She was previously in a relationship with Benjamin Hoeksema for 12 years.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Her career began when she was two. She first appeared in commercials. Aged three, she appeared in the movie 'The Piano'. She has been active in the acting business ever since. Particularly active in New Zealand, acting in TV series like 'Maddigan's Quest', and 'Rude Awakening'. Her feature in television films includes the 'Hercules' film series, 'Maiden Voyage'. Rose has been a part of two Disney films, 'Eddie's million Dollar Cook-Off' and 'Johnny Kapahala: Back on Board'. She also played Yellow Sumer Landsdown in Power Rangers RPM for 32 episodes.

Rose McIver received a lot of attention after featuring in 'The Lovely Bones' released in the US on December 11, 2009. Her next significant feature was in the movie 'Predicament' adapted from the novel by Ranold Hugh Morrieson. In 2011, Rose McIver appeared in the television movie 'Tangiwai', based on the Tangiwai rail accident in 1953. In the film, she portrayed Nerissa Love, a disaster survivor who was also the fiancée of New Zealand cricketer Bob Blair. She also played the cheerleader Candice in the comedy series Super City. In 2010, she appeared in Herald Theatre as Izzy, the main character in the show 'That Face'. The same year she also participated in the Show Me Short Film Festival. She played Chris Lowell's opposite in the independent film 'Light Years'. The Australian rules football movie 'Blinder', in which McIver also starred, started production in Torquay on February 20, 2012. MTV's 'Cassandra French's Finishing School for Boys', starred Rose McIver as the title character.

On Showtime's 'Masters of Sex', which aired in 2013, Rose McIver was starring the regular role of Vivian Scully. It was revealed in July 2013 that McIver was cast as Tinker Bell for a multi-episode plot arc on the 'Once Upon A Time' television show. McIver was confirmed to return to her role in season 6 in January 2017.McIver was hired to play the adult Cathy Dollanganger in the Lifetime television movie Petals on the Wind', adapted from the V. C. Andrews book. Rose McIver was cast as Olivia Liv Moore in the new CW series 'iZombie' in March 2014. The TV show debuted on March 17, 2015. On August 1, 2019, the series' five seasons and 71 episodes ended. She acted in the Netflix original film "A Christmas Prince," which debuted on November 17. In the 2018 sequel movie "A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding" and the 2019 sequel "A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby," she resumed her role as Amber Moore.McIver has been cast in the 2019 New Zealand and Australian releases of the musical film 'Daffodils'. Rose McIver plays one of the main characters in the CBS comedy TV series 'Ghosts' as Samantha, which debuted on October 7, 2021. She also appears in the 2011 'Unwanted', starring as Kate/Emily. In addition, Rose McIver represents Emirates Airlines as an ambassador.

Charity Work

Rose McIver supports the Child Fund, which helps children break free from poverty.

What awards has Rose Mciver won?

In 2002 in the TV Guide, NZ Television Awards, the actress won Best Juvenile Actor/Actress for her role in the movie 'Xena Warrior Princess'. She played Xena/Daphne. In 2010, she won the Visa Entertainment Screen Awards in the category of Best NZ Actress for her role in the movie 'The Lovely Bones'.

Rose Mciver’s Hobbies And Interests

Rose McIver enjoys writing and finds inspiration in the works of John Steinbeck, Wally Lamb, and Franz Kafka. She also enjoys crossword and Sudoku puzzles. She enjoys gardening and stitching.

Other Interesting Rose Mciver Facts And Trivia

  • She played her first role in 'The Piano' when she was 2.
  • Rose loves baking. She bakes bread, muffins, and cookies.
  • Her favorite album is 'Blie(da ba dee) by Eiffel 65.
  • Rose McIver is a singer too. It was known after a recent revelation that she could sing too. She can skate too.
  • Her zodiac sign is Libra.
  • Her father, Mac is a photographer, her older brother, Paul Mciver, is a musician and actor, and her mother is an artist.

Rose Mciver Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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Written by Richa Upadhyaya

Bachelor of Arts specializing in history

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Richa UpadhyayaBachelor of Arts specializing in history

A dedicated writer, Richa has a passion for creating educational content for children. Currently pursuing a degree in History from Delhi University, she has honed her writing skills and produced engaging content for various outlets. In addition to her academic pursuits, Richa has obtained qualifications in art and dance, adding to her creativity and ability to connect with younger audiences. She has also volunteered her time to work with charities, helping them with their communication and fundraising efforts.

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