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- First NameLorraine Bracco
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American actress Lorraine Bracco is best known for the portrayal of Karen Friedman Hill in the biographical crime drama film, Goodfellas. Similarly, she is also popular for her another successful role as psychiatrist Jennifer Melfi on the television series, The Sopranos.
As of Celebrity Net Worth, Lorraine Bracco has an estimated net worth of $24 million in 2020. Sources claim that she earned a salary of $220,000 per episode from the series The Sopranos.
Fashion Model Turned Actress
In 1974, Lorraine Bracco went to France and began her career as a fashion model for the designer, Jean-Paul Gaultier. During that time, she also served with Radio Luxembourg as a radio DJ for some time.
After that, she started her acting career with her debut French film, Duos sur canapé in 1979. Similarly, she also featured in different French movies like Commissaire Moulin, Fais gaffe à la gaffe!, and What Did I Ever Do to the Good Lord to Deserve a Wife Who Drinks in Cafes with Men?.
Later, Lorraine Bracco moved to the United States to pursue her career in Hollywood and appeared in an episode of TV series, Crime Story. Likewise, she worked in movies such as The Pick-Up Artist, Someone to Watch Over Me, Sing, and The Dream team.
Finally, Bracco tasted the fame after playing the role of Karen Friedman Hill in the biographical crime drama film, Goodfellas along with Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, and others. For her performance, she received a nomination for several awards including Golde Glode Award and Oscar Award.
Additionally, Goodfellas star then acted in films and TV shows like Switch, Radio Flyer, Traces of Red, Even Cowgirls Get The Blues, Scam, Getting Gotti, The Taking of Pelham One Two Three, and many more.
Did You Know: In association with Straight-Up Brands LLC, Lorraine owns a Bracco Wines.
Again, from 1999 to 2007, Lorraine portrayed psychiatrist Jennifer Melfi on the television series, The Sopranos alongside James Gandolfini, Edie Falco, Tony Sirico, and Robert Iler. Post, she appeared in television series Lipstick Jungle and Law & Order: Trial by Jury, and Rizzoli & Isles.
Furthermore, Oscar-nominated actress Bracco worked as a producer in film, Master Maggie and TV series, I Married a Mobster. Also, she directed short-films, Auto Motives, and Love & Distrust.
In 2014, Lorraine Bracco purchased 1,872 square feet mansion in Los Angeles, California. The house featuring 2 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms worth $1,620,000.
On the other hand, Goodfellas actress bought a villa in Bridgehampton. Reports say that the bungalow of 4,500-square-foot with 5 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms spread on 1 acre was on the market with an asking price of $3.8 million in 2018.
Lorraine is an active donor for the causes like adoption, orphans, AIDS & HIV, cancer, and the environment. She supports the charitable organizations: American Heart Association, American Stroke Association, and Bicycle For A Day.
Additionally, the actress also helps the foundations such as Elton John AIDS Foundation, Exploring The Arts, Felix Organization, Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation, Keep Memory Alive, and Riverkeeper.
Lorraine Bracco was born on October 2, 1954, in Brooklyn, New York, the United States to parents Eileen Bracco and Salvatore Bracco, Sr.
The Sopranos star spent her childhood with her sister, Elizabeth Bracco, and a brother, Salvatore Jr. Bracco.
Talking about Lorraine’s education, she enrolled at Hicksville Schools and Hicksville High School.
Relationship History: Mother Of Two
5 feet 8 inches tall Bracco was married to an actor Edward James Olmos. The couple exchanged wedding rings on January 28, 1994. Later, they divorced on March 4, 2002.
Prior to Olmos, Lorraine walked down the aisle with Daniel Guerard in January 1979. Together, the pair shares a daughter, Margaux Guerard.
Moreover, the actress shares another child, Stella Keitel with her 12 years long ex-boyfriend Harvey Keitel. Sources claims, that currently, she is dating Jason Cipolla.