Stephanie Romanov

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Stephanie Romanov
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Romanov in March 2006
Stephanie A. Romanov

(1969-01-24) January 24, 1969 (age 53)
(m. 2001)
ChildrenLily Andreja Romanov-Wechsler

Stephanie A. Romanov (born January 24, 1969) is an American model and actress, best known for playing Lilah Morgan on Angel.

Life and career[edit]

Romanov was born in Las Vegas, Nevada. She first began modeling in Europe and was discovered at 15 by Elite Model Management founder, John Casablancas. Her first professional modeling job was in Europe, shooting fashion layouts for Italian and French Bazaar. She then moved to New York to pursue a professional model career, leaving her family in Las Vegas. She appeared in ELLE, Vanity Fair and French Vogue.

In 1993, Romanov decided to leave modeling in favour of acting. She landed her first role as Teri Spencer on Aaron Spelling's Models, Inc.. She went on to land guest starring roles in Homicide: Life on the Street, The Sentinel, Just Shoot Me! and Burke's Law. She starred on Angel for four seasons, playing Lilah Morgan from 2000–2003.[1]

Romanov has also appeared in several films, including Spy Hard and Menno's Mind. She played Jacqueline Kennedy in the critically acclaimed Thirteen Days and appeared in The Final Cut alongside Robin Williams.

She is of Russian descent.[2][3] In December 2001, she married film producer Nick Wechsler in Cambodia; they have one child together, Lily Andreja Romanov-Wechsler.[3]


Romanov in June 2004


  1. ^ "BBC - Cult - Angel - Interview". BBC. Retrieved 30 January 2015.
  2. ^ "Stephanie Romanov - About his Career". Retrieved 27 October 2014.
  3. ^ a b Westlake Malibu Magazine: "The Seductive Attraction of Stephanie Romanov" by Diana Addison Lyle January 2016

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