Who is Morningstar Angeline and How Old is The Actress?

Morningstar Angeline
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Profile summary of Morningstar Angeline
  • Name: Morningstar Angeline Wilson-Chippewa
  • Date of birth: N/A
  • Age: N/A
  • Place of birth: Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Nationality: Mexican
  • Education: Pierce Community College
  • Parents: Ethan Sean Chippewa and Rita Rose Wilson (biological parents) Daniel Harold Freeland (foster parent)
  • Marital status: Single
  • Spouse: None
  • Height: 5 feet 6 inches
  • Occupation: Actress and producer
  • Years active: 2014 to present
  • Net worth: $1 million – $5million
  • Instagram: @1942morningstar
  • Twitter: @mrngstranglne

Morningstar Angeline (she, they) is a queer Mexican actress and filmmaker who has left fans impressed since making her on-screen debut in the 2014 Sundance film festival movie titled Drunktown’s Finest playing the character of Nizhoni Smiles. The actress who is multiracial, consisting of Navajo, Blackfeet, Shoshone, Chippewa Cree, and Latina heritage has not disclosed any details with regard to her date of birth, making it difficult for one to know her age, although many guess her age to be around 20 – 25 years.

So far, Morningstar has proven to have what it takes to be one of the biggest actors and film producers of her generation. Read on to uncover more interesting things about the Mexican actress.

Morningstar Angeline was born in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Morningstar Angeline’s full name is Morningstar Angeline Wilson-Chippewa. The actress was born in Santa Fe, New Mexico to her parents Rita Rose Wilson and Ethan Shawn Chippewa. She was later adopted by Daniel Harold Freeland who took her and raised her in Gallup, New Mexico, and Los Angeles, California. There is no information on her parents or if she has any sibling who is directly or indirectly related to her, neither is it known if the actress is an only child born to her parents.

She had her elementary school in New Mexico and while in grade school where all most children care for is naps and snack time, the actress had already started discovering her love for acting and by the time she was in high school, Morningstar became a member of the El Camino Real High School drama group where she participated in drama. By then, she had already established in her mind that acting was a career she would excel in and began pursuing it.

She went further in her education and studied acting and photojournalism at Pierce Community College after which she decided to pursue acting as a career. While in Los Angeles, it was not an easy task for the actress to get a role as she had to struggle for years just to get producers to give her a role being that she was a Native.

The talented actress and producer began her career at a young age

Prior to becoming an actress, Morningstar was working as a photographer and a waitress until she got called to come for an audition. One of her most recent movie roles was in the movie Keyhole Garden where she played the role of the Migrant Mother.

The actress had her breakthrough in the entertainment industry when she made her film debut in the Sundance Film Festival Drunktown’s Finest. Her performance and portrayal of the character were top-notch and that attracted the audience to her which in turn led to her becoming popular. Since her popularity hit the rooftop, the actress began landing more roles and also got into film production.

Some of the movies and TV series she has featured in are Yellowstone (2018), Fukry (2019), Katie Says Goodbye (2016), The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw (2019), The Kid (2019), Delivery from Earth (2014), Longmire (2012-2017), Raven (2017), Lazaretto, I Am Thy Weapon and so many others.

Morningstar Angeline has so many other talents besides acting

She does not only act, Morningstar is also a writer, producer, and film director and has gone ahead to direct short films such as Can’t Have it Both Ways, Seeds, Yá’át’ééh Abiní, and the short documentary titled Borders.

The actress has also done some music which is not a surprise as it also comes across in her work during filmmaking. Morningstar has also disclosed that she does a bit of modeling by the side, although at first she never considered modeling. It so happens that people would come and ask her to model their products for them that was when she began prioritizing modeling since she was comfortable with it.

Awards and nominations

In a career where longevity and consistency are the two hardest things to come by, Morningstar Angeline is already working hard towards accomplishing a lot in her career in the entertainment industry as she has recorded some awards in her name for her hard work and determination. Below is a list of her acting awards and nominations;

  • 2014 American Indian Film Festival – Best Supporting Actress for ‘Drunktown’s Finest’
  • 2017 IAIA Cinema Showcase – Best Acting Performance for ‘Raven’
  • 2018 New Mexico Film & TV Hall of Fame – ‘Rising Star’ Honoree
  • 2019 American Indian Film Festival – Best Actress Nominee for ‘The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw’
  • 2020 Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival – Best Leading Actress Nominee for ‘The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw’
  • 2022 C&I Movie Awards – Best Actress for ‘The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw’

Morningstar Angeline movies and TV shows


  • Drunktown’s Finest as Nizhoni Smiles – 2014
  • Delivery from Earth as Doli – 2014
  • I Am Thy Weapon as Daya – 2016
  • Katie Says Goodbye as Party Guest #1
  • Raven as Jade – 2016
  • The Time That Remains as Grace – 2016/I
  • The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw as Mitzi Bearclaw – 2019
  • The Kid as Young Whore – 2019/II
  • Fukry as Dawn – 2019
  • Lazaretto as Norah – 2020/I
  • Silt as Emery – 2022
  • Cowboy Drifter as Sound Engineer – 2022
  • Keyhole Garden as Migrant Mother
  • Frybread Face and Me as Ann

TV series

  • Longmire as Tribal Station Receptionist – 2015
  • Yellowstone as Samantha Long – 2018
  • Chambers as Shop Owner – 2019
  • I Know This Much Is True as Nabby Drinkwater’s Wife – 2019
  • Outer Range as Martha Hawk – 2022

Video game

  • Red Dead Redemption II as The Local Pedestrian Population (voice) – 2018

Morningstar Angeline’s net worth

The Mexican actress and producer have been doing well for herself and has a net worth estimated to be approximately between $1 million to $5 million. Her primary source of income happens to be from her profession as an actress and a movie director.

Is Morningstar Angeline married or dating?

The actress has not disclosed in any form if she is in a relationship or married and there is no information pertaining to any past relationships with anyone.

Angeline is a very private person which makes it difficult to say if the actress is in any relationship at the moment. So far, she is focused on building her acting career.

Fast facts

Who is Morningstar Angeline in Yellowstone?

Morningstar Angeline played the role of Samantha Long in the TV series Yellowstone.

Who is Samantha Long in Yellowstone?

The character Samantha Long was played by Morningstar Angeline.

What happened to Samantha Long on Yellowstone?

After the death of her husband, Samantha Long was not able to cater to her three sons and so she committed suicide.

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