Natalie Zea Biography

Biography by ArogyaPublished on 10.Jul.2014
Facts of Natalie Zea
Date of Birth: 1975 , March-17
Age:43 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
NameNatalie Zea
NationalityAmerican (United States Citizen)
Birth Place/CityHarris County, Texas, USA
ProfessionActress, Model
Working ForActress
Net Worth$6 Million USD
Body Measurements34-28-30 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Breast Size34 D
Waist size28 in
Hip Size30 in
Neck Size9.4
Shoe Size10
Weight in KG56 kg
Famous forGwen Hotchkiss
Affair withn
Married toTravis Schuldt
EducationThe American Musical and Dramatic Academy
MoviesThe Other Guys
TV ShowThe Following Since 2013
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Natalie Zea was born on March 17, 1975 in Harris County, Texas, USA. She aspired to be an actress at an early age, and began performing in school productions at Monahans High School. She had to put a stop to her acting dreams, however, when a drunk driver hit her as she walked home from a party. The accident left the then-17-year-old with a broken nose, pelvis, and leg. She attended her high school in Monahans, graduating in 1993. She graduated from The American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City in 1995.


Zea had a few small film roles before joining the cast of NBC daytime soap opera Passions in 2000 as Gwen Hotchkiss, succeeding Liza Huber, who left the role. When Zea left the show in 2002, she was replaced by Huber. She guest-starred in several primetime shows, including CSI: Crime Scene Investigation in 2001. In 2004, she had a recurring role on the FX police drama The Shield playing a love interest of Michael Chiklis' Vic Mackey. In 2005, Zea won her first regular role in primetime, on the short-lived ABC drama series Eyes. Her next major role was on the ABC primetime soap opera Dirty Sexy Money, playing spoiled socialite Karen Darling. The soap aired from 2007 to 2009, and was cancelled after two seasons. In 2009, she had a recurring role during the first season of the HBO comedy series Hung. Zea guest-starred on episodes of Two and a Half Men, Without a Trace, Medium, Franklin & Bash, Person of Interest, and Californication. In film, Zea had small role in the 2010 comedy The Other Guys.

In 2010, Zea began starring as series regular during the first three seasons of the FX drama Justified, changing to a recurring role from Season 4. In 2013 she starred in the major role of Dr. Claire Matthews, the estranged wife of a serial killer in The Following. The same year, she had a recurring role as Maxine Seagrave, a drug and gambling kingpin, on the CBS summer series Under the Dome. Later that year, Zea was cast in her first lead role of the Amazon comedy pilot The Rebels.

Marriage, Affairs and Divorce

She lives with her partner, actor Travis Schuldt who is her former co-star in Passions. Zea and Schuldt announced on June 26, 2013 that they are engaged. They haven’t separated yet. She is 5 feet and 5 inches tall with a weight of around 50 kg. In 2014, she is 29 years old. She is an American actress. Her estimated net worth is around 1 million USD.