Debi Mazar is an actress who has appeared in movies such as Goodfellas, Entourage, Singles, Malcolm X, Batman Forever, and Little Man Tate.
Debi Mazar Biography
On August 13th, 1964, Deborah Anne Mazar was born in New York City. Debi was born and raised in Jamaica’s Queens district, in a Jewish household, though she converted to Catholicism at a young age. Mazar’s parents divorced soon after she was born, and she was mostly nurtured by her mother. She grew raised in upstate New York for a big part of her upbringing.
She moved to Long Island with her godparents when she was a teenager. Mazar began her career as a jewelry salesperson for Fiorucci, an Italian fashion house, where she met celebrities such as Linda Ramone and Joey Arias. She worked as a dental assistant and in a nightclub.
Debi Mazar’s Net Worth
Deborah “Debi” Mazar is a $5 million-plus American actress. This figure includes her and her celebrity chef spouse Gabriele Corcos’ combined net worth. Her early roles in films such as “Goodfellas,” “Little Man Tate,” and “Singles” in the 1990s may be recognized by fans.
She was more known for her work on television, appearing in shows such as “Civil Wars,” “L.A. Law,” and “Entourage,” among others. Mazar became well-known for his performance in the latter. She’s also recognized for starring in TV Land’s longest-running original series, “Younger.” Debi has worked on a few prominent cookery series alongside her husband, including “Extra Virgin,” outside of acting.
Debi Mazar’s Career
Mazar got her start in the entertainment industry when she met Madonna at a nightclub. Debi was hired to handle the singer’s makeup, and she worked as a makeup artist for music videos and shows for the following few years. Mazar then worked as a b-girl in New York City in the 1980s, appearing on shows like “Graffiti Rock” and other hip-hop dance events. Debi can be seen in music videos for Madonna’s songs “Papa Don’t Preach” and “Music,” continuing her affiliation with Madonna.
Debi began booking minor roles in films during the 1990s, beginning with “Goodfellas” 1990. Mazar portrays the lead character’s coke-addicted mistress in what many consider to be the best mob film of all time. The movie was a huge box office and critical success. Throughout the early 1990s, she appeared in films such as “The Doors,” “Malcolm X,” and “Bullets Over Broadway.” In 1995’s “Batman Forever,” she played “Spice,” one of Two-personal Face’s assistants.
Despite the fact that these film roles helped Mazar establish a name in Hollywood, others feel that she didn’t truly breakthrough until she started landing huge television parts. The first was in the early 1990s when she was cast in the judicial drama “Civil Wars.” Her character made an appearance in “L.A. Law” in the early 1990s after this series ended. Mazar also starred in “Beethoven’s Second” in the early 1990s as the wicked Regina.
Debi Mazar’s Relationships
Debi is best known for her early 1990s relationship with Paul Reubens (as “Pee-Wee Herman”). Following his 1991 arrest for indecent exposure, Reubens subsequently said that Mazar helped him deal with his despair. Debi and Gabriele Corcos married in 2002. They have two children as a result of their union.
Debi Mazar Personal Life
Debi’s father was raised in a Roman Catholic family in Latvian SSR, Soviet Union.
- Debi met actor Paul Reubens in 1993 and began dating him in 1994. Paul later expressed gratitude for her assistance in assisting him with his despair, which was brought on by his historic arrest in 1991. Regrettably, the two eventually fell out.
- Debi married Gabriele Corcos, an Italian celebrity chef, entrepreneur, and television personality, on March 16, 2002, in front of Ellen Burstyn. Giulia and Evelina, their two daughters,
Debi and her family used to live in Los Angeles, but in 2009, they relocated to Brooklyn, New York. In Brooklyn, they own the ‘Tuscan Gun’ cafe/restaurant.
- Debi is a dog lover who has owned a number of dogs, notably Delores, who appeared heavily in the first season of ‘Extra Virgin.’ In 2011, Delores passed away.
- Debi is a jewelry and furniture collector. Photography is something she enjoys. In Italy, she has a farm. Debi and her family split their time between Brooklyn and their 15th-century Italian home, which her in-laws gave her as a wedding present.
Debi Mazar Real Esstate
Mazar and her husband were rumored to have sold a $1.163 million Spanish-style home in 2010. The home is located in Los Angeles’ Beverly Center district. The house, which was completed in 1933, has a fountain in the center courtyard. Three bedrooms, a big fireplace, and other noteworthy features are also included. She and Corcos bought the house in 2002, shortly after getting married, for $750,000.