Actor Darren Barnet has reprised his role on Never Have I Ever season 2 and his fans want to know all about his dating life.
The second outing of the teen comedy series premiered on July 15th, bringing back Devi and her friends from Sherman Oaks High School.
Paxton actor Darren Barnet has returned as well who is in a happy relationship with his girlfriend Mikaela Hoover in real life.
So, who is she? Here’s more about her, from age to career.
Darren Barnett shot to stardom on the Netflix show
Darren was born on April 27th, 1991 in Los Angeles and turned 30 this year.
He has Japanese and Swedish heritage from his mother’s side and speaks Japanese. Meanwhile, his father has German and Cherokee Native American ancestry.
After graduating from Berry College, Darren worked at SoulCycle and received his real estate license in 2015.
He rose to fame for his role as Paxton Hall-Yoshida in Never Have I Ever where he plays the love interest of Devi (Maitreyi Ramakrishnan).
Moreover, the Netflix star landed the lead role in the 2020 film American Pie Presents: Girls’ Rules.
Age and career of Darren’s girlfriend
The Netflix star is in a relationship with 37-year-old actress and model Mikaela Hoover.
As per her Instagram bio, she has Iranian, Italian and Spanish heritage. She was born and raised in Colbert, Washington.
Mikaela had her breakout in the 2007 film Frank and went on to land the leading role in the series Sorority Forever.
The actress has several acting credits to her name in TV shows such as Happy Endings, How I Met Your Mother, 2 Broke Girls and Lucifer.
She is set to appear in The Suicide Squad and the Netflix romantic comedy Love Hard, which also stars Darren and Vampire Diaries star Nina Dobrev.
Meet Mikaela on Instagram
The actress has a huge following on her Instagram profile where her follower count currently stands at 783,000 followers.
Mikaela previously launched her own beauty brand Moonlit Makeup. You can find the products from the company’s official website.
And if you want to know more about her, make sure to follow her under the handle @mikaela.