Actress Mischa Barton was born in England to an Irish mother, photographer Nuala Quinn
Barton is most famous for her role as Marissa Cooper in the mega popular TV series "The OC." Here she is alongside on-screen boyfriend Benjamin McKenzie, who played Ryan Atwood on the show
"The OC" made stars out of Barton and co-stars Adam Brody, Benjamin McKenzie and Rachel Bilson
Barton is also a model, and has posed in campaigns for major fashion labels like Bebe
But the celebrity is known for her troubled ways as well. This is her infamous mugshot from 2007 when she was arrested for a DUI
Barton is often scrutinized for her frequent weight loss and weight gain. This picture circulated the web and had fans concerned that Mischa was too skinny...
...And later these photos hit the web, with tabloids harshly criticizing Barton for her cellulite
But when it comes down to it, Barton is beautiful - like her model character in the new CW series "The Beautiful Life"
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