Natalie Zea Biography
|Date of Birth:||1975 , March-17|
|Age:||43 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 7 Inch|
|Birth Name||NATALIE ZEA|
|Nationality||American (United States Citizen)|
|Birth Place/City||Harris County, Texas, USA|
|Net Worth||$6 Million USD|
|Body Measurements||34-28-30 (Bust-Waist-Hip)|
|Breast Size||34 D|
|Waist size||28 in|
|Hip Size||30 in|
|Weight in KG||56 kg|
|Famous for||Gwen Hotchkiss|
|Married to||Travis Schuldt|
|Education||The American Musical and Dramatic Academy|
|Movies||The Other Guys|
|TV Show||The Following Since 2013|
American actress, Natalie Zea is known for her performances on television. She started her acting career in the theater making her first major role on the NBC daytime soap opera Passions. Her breakout role was as socialite Karen Darling on the ABC primetime soap opera Dirty Sexy Money.
Early Life And Education Of Natalie Zea
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.
Natalie Zea's Career
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 canceled 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 the film, Zea had a 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.
Natalie Zea's Net Worth
Natalie Zea's net worth is $6 million at present. She has earned a good sum of salary from her successful career.
She has appeared in the movies and TV series; Too, Grey Lady, Sweet Talk, Burden of Evil, Method, White Famous, The Detour, Members Only, The Following, Justified, Californication, and Dirty Sexy Money.
Natalie Zea's Personal Life
Natalie Zea has been a working actress for almost two and half decades starring in dramas; Passions, Dirty Sexy Money, and Justified.
However, her professional career is successful as well as her personal life is also romantic. She has been in a relationship with her husband, her former co-star in Passions.
Zea and Schuldt announced of their engagement in June 2013. The couple dated for 10 years before their engagement. They tied their knot on July 16, 2014, in Hawaii. They made an announcement that they were expecting their first child in June 2015.
She gave birth to a daughter named Reygan in October 2015. She currently resides in Hawaii with her husband and daughter.
She stands at 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. She is active on Twitter with thousands of followers.