- 1 Who is Courtney Mazza?
- 2 How rich is she, as of now? Courtney Mazza Net Worth
- 3 Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
- 4 Career Beginnings
- 5 Rise to Fame
- 6 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 7 Personal Life
- 8 Who is her husband? Mario Lopez Short Wiki/Bio
Who is Courtney Mazza?
Courtney Laine Mazza was born on 13 October 1982 under the zodiac sign of Libra, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA. She is a 39-year-old actress, producer, and radio host, probably best recognized for appearing in the reality TV show “Mario Lopez: Saved By The Baby” (2010-2011) with her famous husband Mario Lopez.
How rich is she, as of now? Courtney Mazza Net Worth
As of early 2022, Courtney Mazza’s net worth is estimated at over $2 million, acquired through her successful involvement in the world of entertainment. Moreover, she probably enjoys the wealth of her famous husband Mario Lopez, whose fortune is reputedly over $25 million.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
Courtney spent her early years in her hometown of Pittsburgh, where she was raised by her parents; however, there is no public information about them, and it’s also unknown whether she has siblings or not. She’s of Italian and American descent, holds American nationality, belongs to White Caucasian ethnic group, and is a Christian. Regarding her education, Courtney attended Pittsburgh Creative and Performing Arts School, then upon matriculation, she enrolled into the University of Arts, Philadelphia, from which she graduated in 2003.
Courtney developed her love for performing very early, and joined a local arts theater, Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera at the age of six.
She also featured in various musical revues and commercial advertisements, and later became a member of the famous Civic Light Opera Mini-Stars, and would perform with them for the next ten years. Following her graduation, Courtney spent three months working on a Broadway Revue at Caesar’s Palace in Atlantic City, Las Vegas, before she moved to New York City, where she made an appearance in the music video for Britney Spears song “Me Against The Music” in 2003.
Rise to Fame
Courtney then made her debut feature film appearance in a small role in the 2006 mockumentary comedy film “Pittsburgh”, after which she appeared in the 2007 short comedy film “Earano”. During 2010 and 2011, she was cast alongside her husband Mario in the VH1 reality show “Mario Lopez: Saved By The Baby”, which follows their lives while they prepare for the arrival of their baby.
Two years later, they appeared in the TLC two-episode special “Mario & Courtney’s Wedding Fiesta”, for which she also an executive producer, and earned a Distinguished Alumni Award at the Gene Kelly Awards ceremony in 2015. Five years later, she guest-starred as Bella’s mom in an episode of the Netflix comedy series “The Expanding Universe Of Ashley Garcia”, and as Michelle in an episode of the NBC sitcom “Saved By The Bell”. Most recently, she starred in the 2021 romantic crime-drama film “I Love Us”. Apart from that, Courtney co-hosts with her husband the podcast “ON With Mario Lopez”.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Courtney Mazza has long dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 6ins (1.68m), weighs around 130lbs (59kgs), with vital statistics of 34-26-34, bra size 32B, dress size 2 (US), and shoe size 7 (US).
Courtney met her future husband Mario Lopez when he was doing the Broadway production of “A Chorus Line”, in the fall of 2008.
After dating until becoming engaged in 2012, and eventually exchanged their wedding vows at a ceremony held in Punta Mita, Mexico on 1 December of the same year. They are the parents of three children – their first a daughter they named Gia Francesca Lopez, on 11 September 2010, who is also an actress. The family welcomed son Dominic Luciano Lopez, on 9 September 2013, and their second son they named Santino Rafael Lopez on 8 July 2019. The family currently resides in Los Angeles, California.
Who is her husband? Mario Lopez Short Wiki/Bio
Mario Lopez was born on 10 October 1973 under the zodiac sign of Libra, in San Diego, California USA. He was raised in a Catholic Mexican family by his father Mario Alberto López Pérez, a municipality worker, and mother Elvira Soledad Trasviña, a telephone clerk. He has a younger sister named Marissa, who is married to former professional American Football linebacker Kailee Wong.
He was a child prodigy, and started to train in jazz and tap dance at the age of three, and became interested in karate and wrestling at the age of seven. Mario went to Chula Vista High School, where he was a member of the school’s wrestling team; he matriculated in 1991.
Mario Lopez was discovered by a talent agent when he was only 10 years old, and initially appeared in numerous TV ads and commercials. He launched his acting career in 1984, when he made his debut as Tomas Del Gato in the short-lived ABC sitcom “a.k.a. Pablo”. The same year, he joined the main cast of the Disney Channel children’s television program “Kids Incorporated”, in which he starred as a drummer and dancer until 1986. Two years later, he landed a small role as part of a Hispanic gang in Dennis Hopper’s critically acclaimed action crime film “Colors”, alongside Sean Penn and Robert Duvall.
Rise to Stardom
Mario Lopez’s breakthrough role came when he was chosen to play A.C. Slater, in the NBC sitcom “Saved By The Bell” from 1989 to 1992. He would later reprise the role in its spin-off series “Saved By The Bell: The College Years” (1993-1994), two made-for-TV films, “Saved By The Bell: Hawaiian Style” (1992), and “Saved By The Bell: Wedding In Las Vegas” (1994), and its revival of the same title (2020-2021). He then featured as Olympic diver Greg Louganis in the 1997 made-for-TV biopic “Breaking The Surface: The Greg Louganis Story”, after which he played Police Officer Bobby Cruz in the USA Network crime drama series “Pacific Blue”, from 1998 to 2000.
It was followed by his portrayals of Juan Vallejo in the drama film “King Rikki” (2002) and Christian Ramirez in the Daytime Emmy Award-winning CBS soap opera “The Bold And The Beautiful” (2006).
From 2006 to 2010, he starred in the recurring role of Dr. Mike Hamoui in the FX medical drama series “Nip/Tuck”, while his next major role was in the Sprout children’s series “The Chica Show”, in which he did the voice-over of Stitches from 2012 to 2014. He then voiced Cruz in the Disney Channel animated adventure series “Elena Of Avalor” (2018-2020), and co-created, produced, and starred as Nico in the Netflix comedy series “The Expanding Universe Of Ashley Garcia” (2020).
Career as a Host
Mario landed his first job as a host in 1992 when he hosted the NBC show “Name Your Adventure”, after which he hosted the second season of the Family Channel game show “Masters Of The Maze” (1995-1996), and the NBC daytime talk show “The Other Half” (2001-2003).
From 2002 to 2005, he was the host of the Animal Planet show “Pet Star”, then in 2008 worked on the MTV reality show “MTV’s Top Pop Group”, and “America’s Best Dance Crew” from 2008 to 2012, also hosted the Miss America pageant in 2007, 2009 and 2010. In 2012, he was a co-host of the Fox singing competition series “The X Factor”, alongside Khloe Kardashian, and was also a host of the syndicated serial tabloid “Extra” from 2008 to 2019. Since then, he’s been hosting the syndicated news program “Access Hollywood”.
Mario Lopez is also known as a writer; he’s published three books entitled “Mario Lopez Knockout Fitness” (2008), “Extra Lean” (2010) – which became a New York Times bestseller – and “Extra Lean Family” (2012). Moreover, he wrote the children’s book entitled “Mario And Baby Gia” about himself and his daughter, released in 2011.