• Kayla Ewell is an actress born on August 27, 1985 in Long Beach, California.
• She gained fame for playing Maureen Sampson in "Freaks and Geeks" and Vicki Donovan in "The Vampire Diaries".
• She is married to actor and model Tanner Novlan and the couple wed in 2015.
• She has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
• Her husband Tanner Novlan is a successful actor and model with an estimated net worth of $1.7 million.

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Date Of BirthAugust 27, 1985
SpouseTanner Novlan
FactHas one sister and two brothers.

Who is Kayla Ewell from “Freaks and Geeks”?

Born Kayla Noelle Ewell on the 27th August 1985, in Long Beach, California USA, she is an actress, probably best known to the world as Vicki Donovan in the TV fantasy drama series “The Vampire Diaries” (2009-2017), and as Maureen Sampson in the TV comedy-drama series “Freaks and Geeks” (2000), among other roles she has secured so far in her career.

Kayla Ewell Wiki: Early Life, and Education

Kayla actually spent her childhood years in Seal Beach, and became interested in the performing arts at an early age. She enrolled into the Orange County Song & Dance Company in Westminster, where she studied dance, acting and singing, which eventually resulted in he being spotted by a talent agent who suggested that Kayla should attend an audition.

Career Beginnings

Kayla made her acting debut in 1999 in the TV series “BloodHounds, Inc”, and the next year secured her first recurring role, as Maureen Sampson in the TV series “Freaks and Geeks”. She waited four years for the next notable role, when she was chosen for the part of Caitlin Ramirez in the soap opera “The Bold and the Beautiful” (2004-2005), but after which Kayla didn’t have much success in the rough world of Hollywood, failing to secure any role worth mentioning up until 2009, when she was selected for the part of Vicki Donovan in the fantasy drama series “The Vampire Diaries”, a recurring role which helped her re-launch her career, and the same year she was cast in the comedy film “Fired Up!”, while in 2011 she starred in the romantic comedy film “Keeping Up with the Randalls”.

Rise to Prominence

She continued to move forward, and in 2013 starred in the television drama film “A Way Back Home”, with Austin Stowell and Brett Rice, and the same year also in the sci-fi horror film “The Demented”. Kayla was slowly becoming recognized as a star actress, primarily in horror and thriller films, and in 2014 she featured in Michael Feifer’s horror “Deadly Daycare”, while in 2015 she was the star of the romantic comedy film “How not to Propose”, alongside Ryan Merriman and Adam Korson. In recent years, Kayla’s career reached a whole new level, as she starred in such films as “2 Years of Love”, and “Sweet Sweet Summertime”, both in 2017. Most recently she featured in the thriller film “A Friend’s Obsession”, and is now working on two films – “The Creatress”, scheduled for release late in 2018, and “Agent II”, which will premiere in 2019.

Do You Know How Rich Kayla Ewell Is?

Although Kayla struggled early in her career, she has started enjoying success in recent years, so far appearing in over 35 film and TV titles, some of which contributed to her popularity and net worth, while some of the most profitable projects on which she worked include, of course, the role of Vicki Donovan and as Samantha Grey in the film “2 Years of Love”, among others. So, have you ever wondered how rich Kayla Ewell is, as of mid- 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Ewell’s net worth is as high as $2 million. Pretty impressive don’t you think? Undoubtedly, this number will increase assuming that she continues with success.

Kayla Ewell Personal Life, Marriage, Wedding, Husband

When it comes to her personal life, Kayla has been quite open about her private affairs, sharing ups and downs that happen to her behind the camera. She married actor and model Tanner Novlan in 2015, in a wedding ceremony held at the Jonathan Club in downtown Los Angeles. When she is not working, Kayla enjoys painting, dancing, whitewater rafting and rock climbing, among other activities.

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Internet Popularity

Since launching her career, Kayla has become quite popular on social media platforms, especially Instagram and Twitter, though she is also no stranger on Facebook. Her official Instagram page has close to 600,000 followers, who have enjoyed Kayla’s pictures from various locations, and also those with her husband Tanner. She is also active on Twitter, on which she has close to 190,000 followers and has made this social network rather personal, sharing her opinions and interests, including her taste in music, particularly songs of Derek Hough, plus posting pictures of herself. She can be found on Facebook as well, but she is yet to build a fan base on this social media network, as she only has around 2,000 followers. So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent actress, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to her official pages.

Kayla Ewell Husband Tanner Novlan

Now that we have covered all the major details about Kayla’s life and career, let’s now share some information about her husband, Tanner Novlan.

Tanner is a successful model and actor, currently signed with the Wilhelmina Modeling Agency. He is best known to the world as Ben in the comedy-drama film “Fallen Stars” (2017), and also as Midas in the TV series “Mohawk Girls”. Most recently he had a supporting role in the sports drama film “Ice: The Movie”, starring Gregory Itzin, Patrick O’Brien Demsey and Mike C. Manning. Unfortunately, there is no information about his birthday and education. He has also managed to hide information about his parents and any siblings. His net worth is estimated at $1.7 million.

General Info

Full NameKayla Ewell
Date Of BirthAugust 27, 1985
ProfessionActor, Model
EducationLos Alamitos High School


SpouseTanner Novlan


MoviesFired Up!, Impact Point, Senior Skip Day
TV ShowsFreaks and Geeks, The Vampire Diaries

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1(September 12, 2015) Married her boyfriend of 5 years Tanner Novlan in an elegant ceremony in front of nearly 200 of their closest family and friends at the Jonathan Club in downtown Los Angeles following a 9-month-long engagement. They met on set of Australian band Sick Puppies' music video for their single "Maybe." Standing by her side as one of six bridesmaids was her former co-star Candice King. Her close friend and former co-star Nina Dobrev and boyfriend Austin Stowell ("I did a movie with him two years ago," says Ewell) also celebrated with the happy couple, along with Michael Trevino, Zach Roerig and Sara Canning.
2Has been sharing an apartment in Atlanta with Nina Dobrev.
3Has one sister and two brothers.




Me and My Grandma2017TV Series filmingVictoria
Sweet Sweet Summertime2017completedJenna Southerland
2 Years of Love2016completedSamantha Grey
10 Year Reunion2016Patty Garner
The Night Shift2016TV SeriesCristina
Clandestine Dynasty2016ShortAgent Carol
Grandfathered2015TV SeriesMaya
Lucifer2015TV SeriesAmanda Bello
How Not to Propose2015TV MovieLena
Deadly Daycare2014Rachel
The Vampire Diaries2009-2014TV SeriesVicki Donovan
The Demented2013Taylor
A Way Back Home2013TV MovieNorma Cameron
Franklin & Bash2012TV SeriesMonica Ward
The Glades2011TV SeriesMaggie Bauman
Keeping Up with the Randalls2011TV MovieAlicia Crosby
House M.D.2010-2011TV SeriesNika
Scoundrels2010TV SeriesChantelle Hazenby
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2010TV SeriesBettina Clark
Bones2009TV SeriesAlyssa Howland
Fired Up!2009Margot Jane Lindsworth-Calligan
Entourage2007-2008TV SeriesAmy
Impact Point2008Jen Crowe
Senior Skip Day2008VideoCara
Close to Home2006TV SeriesCindy Robinson
Material Girls2006Fabiella Receptionist
Just My Luck2006Janet the Bank Teller (uncredited)
Veronica Mars2006TV SeriesAngie Dahl
The O.C.2005TV SeriesCasey
The Bold and the Beautiful2004-2005TV SeriesCaitlin Ramírez
Boston Public2004TV SeriesDianne
BloodHounds, Inc2000TV Series
The Sullivan Sisters2000TV SeriesPeyton
Freaks and Geeks2000TV SeriesMaureen Sampson
Profiler2000TV SeriesFaith Cleary


Clandestine Dynasty2016Short associate producer


A Way Back Home2013TV Movie performer: "The First Time"


Home & Family2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
78th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade2009TV MovieHerself
The 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2005TV SpecialHerself
Car Cruzin'2005TV Series documentaryHerself
SoapTalk2004TV SeriesHerself
High Chaparall2004TV Series documentaryHerself - Lorenzo's Co-star / Caitlin Ramirez

Archive Footage

The Vampire Diaries: A Darker Truth2009TV SeriesVicki Donovan

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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