Former fashion model and television host Hannah Simone was raised in Calgary, Alberta before moving to Saudi Arabia with her family when she was 7. They moved constantly then, and she has stayed in places like India and Canada. While in Cyprus, she worked as a fashion model at the age of 13. She studied at the University of British Columbia, got her degree in International Relations and Political Science and later pursued a degree in Radio and Television Arts at Ryerson University. She then worked as researcher for a book by Lloyd Axworthy, a former Foreign Affairs minister. She later got a job at the UN Association in London, but soon pursued a career as a radio host. She was also the host of HGTV Canada’s show Space for Living.
After a while, Hannah Simone became a VJ for MuchMusic Headquarters. She left in 2008, landing another hosting gig for a gaming reality series called WCG Ultimate Gamer. She then ventured into acting and booked the part of Cece Myers on the 2011 FOX comedy New Girl. Before that though, she has been seen on series like Kevin Hill, Kojak, and Beautiful People.