Biography - A Short Wiki
The actress, who is the sole reason behind the smash success of the film ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding,’ is none other than Nia Vardalos. Other than this film, she also appeared in several other hit movies.
Here is a short summary of Nia Vardalos' career:
Though she belongs to a middle-class family, she had high dreams since her childhood. She wanted to become an actress, so she grabbed every single opportunity she could. She started performing on small stages from the very early age. Then, she joined the ‘Rainbow Stage, ‘ which opened her way to enroll at Ryerson University with a scholarship.
Family and Personal Life
If we’ll talk about her personal life, Nia Vardalos is very committed, unlike other actresses of Hollywood. She fell in love with American actor Ian Gomez in the early 1990s. In 1993, the couple tied in the knot. The most beautiful thing about their relationship is that they’re falling more and more for each other with each passing day. Presently, they’re a happily married couple.
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Ian Gomez (m. 1993–2018)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Ilaria Gomez)|
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Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Antonia Eugenia “Nia” Vardalos|
|Age (as of today)||61 years|
|Date of Birth||September 24, 1962|
|Place of Birth||Winnipeg, Canada|
|Nationality||Canadian, American, Greek|
|Height||1.68 m, 5 feet 6 inches|
|Weight||59 kg, 130 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$15 million|
|Occupation||Actress, Producer Of Greek Descent, Screenwriter|
Height, Weight, and Age
Nia Vardalos' height is pretty average measuring 1.68 m. The actress weighs 59 kg. As of today, December 9, 2023, Nia Vardalos is 61 years old.
"I do get approached every day by people who say, 'Why don't you make more movies?' I don't really miss it when I get to go and watch my daughter in the Christmas pageant."Nia Vardalos
"I was worried if you adopted a foster child, someone from the birth family could still come and take her back. I was afraid that any child in foster care might have suffered such trauma or neglect that she would be impossible to reach. I'm not proud of these fears. But I understand now when others ask me the same questions."Nia Vardalos
"I don't temper how I feel. I'm Greek. I've got emotions."Nia Vardalos
"Every time I sign a contract, I donate something to charity and buy a piece of jewelry. Whether the movie gets made or not, it's a celebration."Nia Vardalos
"I grew up looking for myself onscreen and never could find myself. And I believe that I am supposed to be Toula to show people that it's O.K. to be different."Nia Vardalos