Maria Lark today
Maria Lark was born in Siberia, Russia on 20 June 1997 – her zodiac sign is Gemini and she holds both American and Russian nationality. She is a former actress, who gained recognition after she portrayed the supporting character Bridgette DuBois in the TV series “Medium”, starring Patricia Arquette, Miguel Sandoval and Jake Webber, and created by Glenn Gordon Caron.
It aired from 2005 to 2011, and the story follows a psychic woman who while she is sleeping receives visitations from dead people about the way they died.
She hasn’t been active in the film industry since 2012, and is believed to be leading the life of a non-celebrity in the US.
Early life and education
Maria was abandoned shortly after she was born, and was adopted by a single American woman Peggy Lark.
Peggy raised Maria as her own daughter in New York City, providing her with everything she needed, and also supporting her dream of becoming a famous actress by taking her to numerous auditions – she also took her to the audition at which Maria won the role of Bridgette DuBois at the age of eight.
Maria went on to attend a private elementary school in New York City before she moved to a high school in Redondo Beach, California, from which she matriculated in 2015, and since then she has been keeping away from the spotlight while it is known that she hasn’t attended college.
Russian-American television actress, known for her role as Bridgette DuBois in the NBC/CBS television series "Medium". She appeared in every season of "Medium", Maria Lark (21)
Career as an actress
In 2006, Maria appeared in three episodes of the comedy talk show “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and in 2007, she was cast to appear in two episodes of another talk show “The View” which she also co-hosted, and becoming the youngest person to do so.
In 2008, she appeared in the short documentary video “The Making of Medium: Season 4”, and the same year, Maria was invited to appear in two short videos related to the making of the series “Medium”, entitled “Medium Season 4: Joe’s Crayon Dream” and “Medium Season 4: Introducing Cynthia Keener”.
She went on to voice the Aardvark Girl Cindy in the short animated video “Surviving Sid”, which stars the character Sid from the popular animated movie “Ice Age”. She appeared as Bridgette Dubois in two short videos in 2010. entitled “Medium Season 6: Zombies on the Loose: The Making of Bite Me” and “Medium Season 6: The Mind Behind Medium”.
Maria’s final role before retiring from acting was in 2012 when she portrayed one of the lead characters, Dawn Buckets in the family movie “Kirby Buckets”, which failed to attract much attention – the movie was directed by David Bowers, written by Mike Alber and Gabe Snyder and also starred Asia De Marcos and Jon Huck.
Maria was nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) – Young Actress Age Ten or Younger in 2006, and won the same award in 2007.
Love life and boyfriend
Maria has been staying away from the spotlight since the launch of her acting career, and it’s believed that she’s currently single while others have claimed to have seen the former actress (or a girl that resembles her) holding hands and kissing a man at a café in Los Angeles, California.
The two were first spotted by a Maria fan in 2018, and not long after that other people began writing on the internet about how they believe they saw Maria Lark as well but in Redondo. Even though many of these people have asked Maria on multiple social media accounts about the relationship, she has chosen to keep her personal matters to herself.
As of August 2020, Maria is single, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Maria is a lover of animals, and volunteered at an animal shelter a number of times during her teenage years.
She prefers cold weather over warm which is why winter is her favorite season, and she knows how to ski but has been doing it less often in the past few years due to being a little overweight. She enjoys watching new movies in cinemas as well as plays at theatres, and is keen on listening to American pop music, with her favorite artists being Beyonce, Miley Cyrus and Michael Jackson. Maria has travelled to several European countries together with her adoptive mother, and her favorite is her home country Russia.
In her spare time, Maria likes to watch movies, and her favorite actor and actress are Robert Downey Jr. and Meryl Streep while some of her favorite movies are “Kramer vs. Kramer”, “The Sleepers” and “Taxi Driver”.
Appearance and net worth
Maria’s age is 23. She has blonde hair and blue eyes, is 5ft 2ins (1.57m) tall and weighs around 136lbs (62kgs).
As of August 2020, her net worth has been estimated at over $100,000.