Drea de Matteo Net Worth
Drea de Matteo Net Worth: Drea de Matteo is an American television actress who has a net worth of $15 million dollars. Drea de Matteo has starred in a number of successful television series, including "The Sopranos" (for which she won an Emmy), "Desperate Housewives", "Joey", and "Sons of Anarchy". She also also played starring or supporting roles in films such as "Swordfish", "Prey for Rock and Roll", and "Assault on Precinct 13". She was born Andrea Donna de Matteo on January 19, 1972, in Queens, New York. Matteo is a daughter of Donna (a play writing teacher) and Albert De Matteo (a furniture manufacturer). While she was studying at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, she thought she would become a director, rather than actress. But life had other plans. After startinh her career in the 1996 TV serial "Swift", she landed the role of Adriana La Cerva on on the acclaimed HBO TV series The Sopranos. This role launched her into the mainstream. Subsequently, she has appeared in several films including Swordfish (2001), Deuces Wild (2002), The Perfect You (2002), Prey for Rock & Roll (2003) and the 2005 remake of John Carpenter's 1976 action film Assault on Precinct 13. It was in 2004 that de Matteo earned an Emmy and a Golden Globe nomination for her performance in the Sopranos' fifth season. In the period from 2004 to 2006, Matteo played Joey Tribbiani's sister Gina in the Friends spin-of Joey. It's true the show was canceled after only two seasons, but she went on to play another prominent role, i.e., the character Angie Bolen, the mother of the Bolen family, on season 6 of the ABC show Desperate Housewives. Aside from establishing herself as a TV actress, she has two children with her partner Shooter Jennings.