Daphne Zuniga Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 06.Oct.2017
Facts of Daphne Zuniga
Date of Birth: 1962 , October-28
Age:55 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
NameDaphne Zuniga
Birth NameDaphne Eurydice Zuniga
FatherJoaquin Zuniga
MotherAgnes A. Janawicz
Birth Place/CityBerkeley, California
Working ForMovies, TV Shows
Net Worth$ 2 million
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorDark brown
Body Measurements36-27-34
Breast Size36B
Waist size27
Hip Size34
Shoe Size9
Weight in KG59 kg
Affair withEmillio Estevez
BoyfriendEmillio Estevez
EducationUniversity of California, Los Angeles
TV ShowMelrose Place
SistersJennifer Zuniga, Rosario Zúñiga
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Daphne Zuniga is a talented actor and environmentalist. She has worked in various films and television series in her career. She is mostly recognized by her fans by her character as Jo Reynolds in Melrose Place, which is a top ranked primetime series. 

Early Life and Education

Daphne Zuniga was born with her birth name as Daphne Eurydice Zuniga who was born on October 28, 1962, in San Francisco, California, U.S.

Similarly, her mother was a Unitarian minister and her name is Agnes A belonging from a mixed descent of Finnish and Polish in her originality. Later her father and mother got divorced with some conflicts and misunderstanding raised.

She is mostly recognized by her fans with her character in Melrose Place where she came across with the character as Jo Reynolds which is a top-ranked primetime series.

In addition to this, she also worked on One Tree Hill and her roles within there were Princess Vespa. Daphne started her acting career in the year 1982 and till today she is very successful in the industry within a wide range.

Daphne is the daughter of Joaquin Alberto Zuniga Mazariegos, who was born in Guatemala. Later, he started working as a professor in associated with California State University as a philosopher as the major subject located in East Bay. 

Daphne in her early teenage time was linked up with American Conservatory Theater due to her major interest. Daphne also worked with her best time over there. Along with this she also started her university level of education.


Daphne started her very first official career in the year 1990 from a television series and its name was Melrose Place from where she got much appreciation due to her natural and absolute way of acting.

Similarly, after she got offered within One Tree Hill her life in professional stage got totally changed and after which she started appearing in many of the television series one after another.

Personal Life 

Daphne, 54, still unmarried.  Daphne trademark is Raven dark hair and she has a deep smoky voice. Her blue eyes are also the source of attraction over her within the fans. Daphne is stated currently single but in past, she was an affair with 2 of her boyfriends with healthy dating but that did not take the step to get married and start a family with children. 

Daphne for the first time got an affair with Jason Gedrick in the year 1986. But, the relation did not last for a long time. Soon after, she got another boyfriend as her dating to Emilio Estevez.

They ended their relationship after a long time affair. There are no any current rumors of boyfriends of Daphne and she is enjoying her single life alone. She attends private Buddhist meditation to manage stress in her life.

Height, Net Worth and Salary

Daphne height is 5 feet 8 inches in tall and her weight is 130 Pounds. The body measurement of Daphne is stated to be 34-25-34.

Along with her body features her sexy long legs in the symbol of an attraction of her. The salary and net worth of Daphne are also absolute and it is around $2 million.