Elyssa Davalos Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 24 Apr, 2019
Facts of Elyssa Davalos
Date of Birth: 1957 , May-30
Age: 61 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Elyssa Davalos
Birth Name Elyssa Davalos
Nick Name Davalos
Father Richard Davalos
Mother Ellen Davalos
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New York
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For MacGyver (1985), Tycus (1999) and Diagnosis Murder (1993)
Net Worth $500k
Married to Jeffrey Rian Dunas
Children Alexa Davalos
Sisters Dominique Davalos
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The former Hollywood actress, Elyssa Davalos has worked in numerous movies and TV series in the 24 years of her glorious acting career. She was last seen in 2007 in the American mystery comedy film, Nancy Drew and after that, she bid adieu to acting field forever.   

Early Life And Career Of Elyssa Davalos 

Elyssa Davalos was born on May 30, 1959, in New York City, New York U.S. to actor Richard Davalos and former wife dancer and actress Ellen Davalos. She grew up with her elder sister Dominique Davalos. Moreover, she is of Spanish and Finnish descent from her father's side.

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Davalos started her professional acting career in 1973 in The Student Teachers as Paula Kelly. The movie was commercially successful which helped to open the door for her Hollywood career. In 1975, she made her TV debut with Three for the Road.

Afterward, the actress featured in numerous films and series such as A House in the Hills, Tycus, Wild and Wooly, The Paper Chase, Vegas, Riker, Code Red, Promised Land, The Division and others. She was last seen in 2007 film Nancy Drew.

Elyssa Davalos' Net Worth

Elyssa Davalos' estimated net worth is around $500k. The average salary of TV actors in the early 2000s was somewhere between $20k-$30k, so, she might earn in the same figure. 

In 1998, Davalos starred in the mystery comedy film, Nancy Drew along with Emma RobertsJosh Flitter, and Max Thieriot. The movie grossed $30.7 million at the box-office.

Elyssa Davalos' Personal Life

Elyssa Davalos is possibly single at the moment but previously, she was married to photographer Jeff Dunas. The duo tied the knot in 1982 at an intimate ceremony in the presence of their closed ones. The couple also shared a daughter, Alexa Davalos (born on  May 1982 in Paris) who is an actress.

The pair, however, failed to handle their married life and officially divorced in 1988 just after six years of marriage. But they share a cordial relationship for the sake of their daughter.

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