Who is Eden Sher?
Eden Rebecca Sher was born under the zodiac sign of Capricorn on 26 December 1991, in Los Angeles, California USA; she holds American nationality and her ethnicity is Romaniote Jewish. She’s an actress with more than 25 credits to her name, perhaps known best for her role as Sue Heck in the series “The Middle”, which had 37 award nominations, including for a Primetime Emmy, and won 14.
For her performance in the series “The Middle”, Eden was five times nominated for Critics’ Choice TV Award Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, in 2011, ’12, ’15, and ’16, and in 2013 she won this award; she was also nominated for Young Artist Award Best Performance in a TV Series – Recurring Young Actress, two times for Teen Choice Award Choice TV: Female Scene Stealer, and Gold Derby TV Award Comedy Supporting Actress in 2009.
Early life and education
Eden was raised by a single school-teacher mother in Los Angeles, alongside her two brothers.
Eden was into acting from an early age – she was eight years old when she started performing in school plays, and singing in the school choir.
She attended a private high school, and upon matriculating in 2009, she didn’t enroll a college but pursued her acting career.
Roles in series
Eden made her first appearance on television in 2006, portraying Gretchen in the series “Weeds”, which had 99 award nominations and won 15, including two Primetime Emmys; Eden was nominated for Screen Actors Guild Award Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, which she shares with the other actors from the series.
In the series “Sons & Daughters”, Eden was cast to play Carrie Fenton, followed by her appearances in several other series, such as “The Middleman”, “Pair of Kings”, ”Scotch Moses” “Sing It!”, and “Robot Chicken” among others, before she portrayed Sue Heck in “The Middle”.
It was reported that a spin-off from the series “Middle” entitled “Sue”, with Eden in the lead role was to be filmed, however, in 2018 it was announced by American Broadcasting Company (ABC) that they gave up filming the series focused on the character of Sue Heck.
In 2015, Eden was heard as a voice actor in the series “Star vs. the Forces of Evil”, voicing the character of Star Butterfly in this animated action adventure, which had 13 nominations and won five; Eden won two – Behind the Voice Actor People’s Choice Voice Acting Award Best Female Lead Vocal Performance in a Television Series, and Behind the Voice Actor Television Voice Acting Award Best Female Lead Vocal Performance in a Television Series, in 2018.
Her most recent role was as PJ in the series “Jane the Virgin”, a comedy drama about a young Catholic woman who discovers that she was accidentally artificially inseminated; the series had 75 award nominations, including two for Primetime Emmys, and won 21.
Roles in movies
Eden made her debut in the 2001 short movie “Stuck”, portraying Caterpillar Girl, followed by her roles as Penny in “Veronica Mars” and as Amy in “Temps”, before she was cast to play Mindy Lipschitz in the 2017 movie “The Outcast”, starring alongside Ashley Rickards and Victoria Justice in this comedy drama directed by Peter Hutchings.
In the following years, she portrayed Beth in the Netflix movie “Step Sisters” starring alongside Lyndon Smith and Megalyn Echikunwoke, and her most recent role is in the movie “The Heart”, which is in post-production, and scheduled for release in 2022.
Love life and marriage
There were various speculations about Eden’s love life, however, she hasn’t spoken about any man whom she has been with, except her husband Nick Cron De Vico, a screenwriter, perhaps known best for his work for the series “Robot Chicken”; the two met on the set of the series in 2017.
After a year of dating, Nick proposed to Eden, and she announced their engagement in March 2019; the two married on 12 July 2020, and in June 2021, Eden shared the news about her pregnancy, announcing that they will become parents of twins.
As of November 2021, Eden is married and has become a mother of two adorable babies, whose genders she hasn’t revealed, but shared a post on her Instagram with the description ‘family’, featuring her husband, herself and their babies with a purple and blue sticker over the babies’ faces.
Hobbies and other interests
Besides her acting career, Eden is a writer, she published her first book “The Emotionary: A Dictionary of Words That Don’t Exist for Feelings That Do” in October 2017, which can be bought online on amazon.com. Eden spoke about her book as an ironic reminder collected from her own communication strains and social anxiety, as she wanted to share this with the young people who would feel the same.
In her spare time she likes to read – her favorite writer is Aditi Khorana and her books “Mirror in the Sky” “The Library of Fates”, and “Liferaft (Horizon, Book 5); Eden also likes to read George Orwell, and her favorite is “A Clergyman’s Daughter”.
Watching movies is also one of Eden’s favorite hobbies, especially starring her favorite actor Robin Williams, such as “Patch Adams” and “Good Will Hunting”; her favorite actress is Melissa McCarthy and she likes her movies “Brides Maids”, “Tammy”, and “Life of a Party”, among others.
Eden enjoys gardening and cooking, as she once said that they relax her. Another thing that relaxes her is swimming, and she enjoys summer days at the beach.
She is an animal lover, with dogs being her favorites – she has two pet dogs and often posts pictures on Instagram featuring its.
Eden likes to travel and has visited several US states, with her favorite destination being Grand Canyon, Arizona, and she’s dreaming of visiting Paris, France.
Age, height, and net worth
Eden is 29 years old, and has light brown hair and hazel eyes; she weighs around 132lbs (60kgs) and is 5ft 2ins (1.57m) tall.
As of November 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $2 million.