Mario Lopez Biography
Mario Lopez (age 48) is an American actor/ TV host, dancer/ author who is famous and critically acclaimed for his roles in the Saved by the Bell sequels, Dancing with the Stars, and Pacific Blue. The Saved by the Bell star appeared in his first film Chartbusters at the age of 13.
Mario Lopez Age
He was born on 10 October 1973 in San Diego, California. Lopez is 48 years of age as of 2021 and will turn 49 come 10 October 2022. He celebrates his birthday on 10 October and is a member of the zodiac/ star sign Libra.
Mario Lopez Movies
- Mario is famous for his roles in the Saved by the Bell sequels, Dancing with the Stars, and Pacific Blue. Lopez stars as A.C. Slater in Saved by the Bell sequels, Bobby Cruz in Pacific Blue, and a contestant in Dancing with the Stars season 3.
- Lopez’s mom Elvira Soledad was supportive of her son’s interest since he was young. Mario’s mom took him to jazz and tap dance recitals where he was discovered by a talent agent. Subsequently, he appeared in local TV commercials and ads. Mario appeared in his first film Chartbusters at the age of 13.
- He has appeared in the movies A Crack in the Floor (2000), King Rikki (2002), Unaccompanied Minors (2006), Get Him to the Greek (2010), Honey 2 (2011), and Fantastica: A Boonie Bears Adventure (2019).
Mario Lopez TV Shows
- He also appeared in the TV shows Nip/Tuck, George Lopez, Mario Lopez: Saved by the Baby, Nashville, Major Crimes, Dinner at Tiffani’s, NCIS: New Orleans, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
- Lopez has also hosted the TV shows The Other Half, Pet Star, Miss Universe 2007, MTV’s Top Pop Group, America’s Best Dance Crew, Extra, H8R, Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade, The X Factor, Candy Crush, Access Hollywood, and Miss Universe 2020.
- Mario appeared in the TV movies Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story, Killing Mr. Griffin, The Soluna Project, Holiday in Handcuffs, Husband for Hire, The Dog Who Saved Christmas, The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation, Grease: Live, and Holiday in Santa Fe.
- Lopez’s good looks and good acting skills have earned him a handful of Young Artist Awards.
Mario Lopez Wife and Ex-Wife
Mario is now relishing his marriage life alongside his wife Courtney Mazza. Courtney Mazza and Lopez met in New York on-set of shooting the Broadway film A Chorus Line. Subsequently, the duo started dating and got engaged on 18 January 2012. The couple exchanged their vows on 1 December 2012 in Punta Mita, Mexico.
The beautiful couple is proud parents of three children; Gia, Dominic, and Santino Rafael. Gia was born on 13 April 2013, Dominic was born on September 9, 2013, and Santino Rafael was born in July 2019. Lopez’s family residence is in Los Angeles, California.
Mario’s wife Courtney Mazza is a renowned Broadway dancer, actress, and producer. Prior to his marriage, the hot Mexican actor was romantically involved with a number of beaus. Lopez married actress/ model Ali Landry in Puerto Vallarta, Mexicoon 24 April 2004 in a beautiful wedding ceremony. However, Ali Landry called for an annulment of the marriage when she found out Lopez was unfaithful days before their wedding.
He was also romantically linked to Soviet-born dancer Karina Smirnoff between 2006 and 2008.
Mario Lopez Ethnicity: Family-Parents
Mario Alberto López Pérez (father) and Elvira Soledad Trasviña (mother) born their son Lopez in Chula Vista and bred him in the state of California. Lopez’s family belongs to the Mexican ethnicity. Both his parents hail from Mexico, his father hails from Culiacán, Sinaloa whereas his mother is from Tijuana, Baja California.
Mario Lopez Young
Lopez spent most of his young years in California alongside her younger sister; Marissa. Mario was a prolific kid while young and started tap/jazz dancing at the age of 3. Additionally, he took part in karate and wrestling in his early years. He followed up his interest in martial arts and presently has a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Lopez is an alumnus of Chula Vista High School.
Lopez starred in his first TV show (a.k.a. Pablo) at the age of 11. During his early film career, Mario appeared in the TV shows Kids Incorporated, Saved by the Bell, Bill Nye the Science Guy, and The Bold and the Beautiful.
Mario Lopez Sister
Mario’s beautiful sister is married to former American football linebacker Kailee Wong. Kailee Wong and his wife Marissa Lopez share four kids; two boys and two girls. Lopez’s sister presently resides in Houston, TX. Furthermore, the two siblings have co-written the book Mud Tacos.
Mario Lopez Net Worth
Mario Lopez’s Net Worth is around a massive US$25 Million in 2022. He has accumulated most of his wealth and riches from his career as an actor/ TV host/ dancer. This is per our reliable sources at Celebrity Net Worth. He prefers to spend his fortune on exotic private trips with his family and real estate which has proved to multiply his net worth over the years.
Mario Lopez Height-Workout
Lopez measures 5’ 10”/ 1.78 m in height. His hair color is black and his eye color is dark brown. Moreover, Mario maintains a vigorous workout routine to stay in great shape. Lopez’s workout involves the Total body circuit, Boxing Circuit, and Ab Circuit.
His love for fitness also drove him to release the book Mario Lopez’s Knockout Fitness in May 2008.
People Also Ask
- how old is Mario Lopez? Lopez is 48 years of age as of 2021.
- who is Mario Lopez married to? Mario’s wife Courtney Mazza is a renowned Broadway dancer, actress, and producer.
- how tall is Mario Lopez? Lopez measures 5’ 10”/ 1.78 m in height.
- Is Mario Lopez Married? Mario is now relishing his marriage life alongside his wife Courtney Mazza.
- is Mario Lopez gay? No, Mario is now relishing his marriage life alongside his wife Courtney Mazza.