Italian actress Vanessa Ferlito is popular for her character as Charlie Lopez in the USA series, Graceland. She is also recognized for her supporting role in the movies Spider-Man 2 and 25th Hour. The New York native, Vanessa stars in the CBS series, NCIS: New Orleans where she portrays the character of Tammy Gregorio.
Vanessa Ferlito's Lesbian Role In TV Series; Is She Gay In Real Life?
Vanessa portrayed a lesbian character named Tammy Gregorio in the TV series NCIS: New Orleans. In the TV series, she played the character of FBI Agent/NCIS Special Agent and made her debut on the season premiere in September 2016. Her pinpoint portrayal in the series led many people to believe that she is gay in real life too.
However, she falsified the rumor as she is the mother of a child named Vince Ferlito, who was born in September 2007.
She came with the news of her pregnancy in April 2007. She was even spotted in the Tribeca Film Festival in April 2007, with a baby bump. Vanessa and her son, Vince was spotted together strolling in the streets of Beverly Hills, California on 31 August 2015.
Vanessa Ferlito and her son Vince roaming around Beverly Hills Los Angeles. (Photo: www.alamy.com)
Vanessa's son is now ten years old but the information about her baby father is still missing. She has remained tight-lipped in revealing about her son's dad.
Vanessa Ferlito previously made a headline with the renowned director, Quentin Tarantino with whom she started working back in 2007. The two were working together in a movie named Grindhouse. Later, in September 2014, Vanessa and Quentin were spotted sealing kiss together on the 8th Annual Clinton Global Citizen Awards.
The couple, however, hasn't made any confirmation till the date.
Vanessa's Plastic Surgery Rumors
Vanessa Ferlito was surrounded with the rumors of her plastic surgery in March 2017, after she was seen with a new look.
She was rumored to have gone under the knife to enhance her beauty. She allegedly had a Rhinoplasty (commonly called nose job) and lip augmentation surgery. Her rumored surgery left her nose looking pinched and her lips plumb after lip injection.
Vanessa Ferlito in 2002 (left) and in 2016 (right) (Photo: lifeandstylemag.com)
However, some people claim that her aging has a part to play in her change in looks. Vanessa hasn't yet confirmed her plastic surgery.
How Does Vanessa Ferlito Gather Her Net Worth?
Vanessa Ferlito summons the net worth from her career in acting. She collected the revenue from the American superhero film, Spiderman 2, which made a box office collection of $783.8 million and was prepared at the budget of $200 million.
Her long-running TV series like 24 (2003–2004), CSI: NY (2004–2006), and Graceland (2013–2015) also helped her to increase the fortune, which boosts her net worth to millions of dollars.
Vanessa Ferlito started her career in an acting field in 2001 and has performed in a handful of movies and TV series. She portrayed the leading role of Aiden Burn in TV series CSI: NY. In the 2013th movie, Duke, he portrayed the role of the Transgender as Cookie. His castmate James Gaudioso also was one of two transgender hookers.
As of now, Vanessa is portraying the main role of Tammy Gregorio in TV series NCIS: New Orleans. With her involvement in the Hollywood industry for 18 years, she has accumulated a whopping amount of wealth. As per the record of the Money Magazine, an estimated salary of the actor and actress is about $50,529 per year. Currently, he is working on the TV series NCIS: New Orleans. On 15 January 2019, she appeared in the NCIS: New Orleans's episode Vindicta portraying the leading role of Tammy Gregorio. Also, on 12 February 2019, she appeared in the recent episode of X.
Vanessa Ferlito was born on 28 December 1977 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. She holds an American nationality and belongs to Italian descent. Vanessa, who stands at the height of 5' 6" (1.68 meters), has body measurements of 36-25-36 inches. Also, she weighs around 126 pounds (57 kg).
Vanessa's father died of a heroin overdose when she was at the age of two. The NCIS: New Orleans actress was then raised by her mother and stepfather, who owned a hair salon in Brooklyn.