Gia Carides is an actress who is best known for the portrayal of Liz Holt in the romantic comedy movie Strictly Ballroom.
Similarly, she is also popular for the roles in the films Brilliant Lies and My Big Fat Greek Wedding. Besides that, she is also famous as a former wife of the actor Anthony LaPaglia.
Gia Carides was born in 1964, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia on June 7 under the zodiac sign, Gemini. She is Australian by nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity.
She is the daughter of an English mother and a Greek father, however, the identity of her parents is yet missing to the public. Similarly, Gia spent her childhood days along with her two siblings, Zoe Carides and Danielle Carides.
Regarding her education, she graduated from the Chatswood High School and Riverside Girls High.
Gia Carides is married as well as a divorced woman. She was married to her former husband, Antony LaPaglia in 1998, however, the exact date and the information regarding their wedding ceremony is unavailable.
Carides’ previous spouse Antony is a famous actor who is best known for his performances in the TV series Without a Trace, and movies Empire Records and So I Married an Axe Murderer.
The former pair first met in 1992, Sydney. after a year, the duo worked in the movie Paperback Romance. Then, they began dating and finally exchanged their wedding vows.
Well, the pair are the proud parents a child, daughter, Bridget LaPaglia who was born in 2003, January. They were happily living their married life but unfortunately, the duo split in 2015, April despite living for 17 years together.
Gia Carides’ owns a net worth around $500,000 which is similar to a singer Christofer Drew. All of her worth is collected from his films and series. Apart from that, she also earns some more dollars from the advertisements, commercials, and endorsements deals.
Well, an actress usually receives an average salary of $39.84 hourly which turns out to be $50,301 per year. Likewise, they also gains $54,000 commission, $1,032 bonus, and $1,000 profit sharing. So, she might earn a similar amount from her career.
The prominent figure Carides stared her acting career in 1977 appearing as Maureen in the film The Love Letters from Teralba Road. Since her debut featured in numerous movies and series.
She worked in films such as Bliss, Backlash, Strictly Ballroom, The Girl Who Came Late, Bad Company, Brilliant Lies, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Year One, and many more.
Moreover, some of her notable television series credits include Police Rescue, Firehouse, A Secret Affair, My Big Fat Greek Life, Without a Trace, Big Little Lies, Twin Peaks, and much more. In her career, she has worked with personalities like Dana Ashbrook, Jeffrey Nordling, Adam Scott, Nia Vardalos, and so on.